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Home Capital Group's net income falls more than half in the third quarter

TORONTO — Home Capital Group reported net income of $30 million in its most recent quarter, about half of what it earned in the year-ago period before it was hit with allegations it misled investors.
Aurora moves to acquire rival licensed marijuana producer CanniMed

Aurora moves to acquire rival licensed marijuana producer CanniMed

VANCOUVER — Licensed marijuana producer Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB) has proposed an acquisition of CanniMed Therapeutics Inc. (TSX:CMED) that offers shareholders a 57 per cent premium.
Ex-marketing executive: Fox Sports involved in soccer bribes

Ex-marketing executive: Fox Sports involved in soccer bribes

NEW YORK — Fox Sports partnered with a South American marketing firm to make millions of dollars in bribes to high-ranking soccer officials in exchange for lucrative broadcasting rights to major tournaments, the marketing company's former CEO testifi

Study: Women and minority TV directors make modest gains

LOS ANGELES — Women and minority television directors made modest gains last season, but the majority of television episodes are still directed by white men, the Directors Guild of America found in a study released Tuesday.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (15,913.13, down 113.13 points) Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Up 44 cents, or 7.37 per cent, to $6.41 on 63.4 million shares.
Toronto stock index plunges on tumbling energy prices, loonie loses ground

Toronto stock index plunges on tumbling energy prices, loonie loses ground

TORONTO — Canada's largest stock index nose-dived Tuesday while U.S. stocks slumped as the price of oil saw its biggest single-day drop since October. The S&P/TSX composite index retreated 113.13 points to 15,913.
Pot companies gear up at home, cast global net in strong quarter: analysts

Pot companies gear up at home, cast global net in strong quarter: analysts

TORONTO — Canadian marijuana companies were riding high in the latest quarter as they ramped up production capacity ahead of the deadline for the legalization of recreational cannabis next summer while also extending their reach outside the country's
Bombardier signs second CS300 deal in as many weeks after Airbus backs jet

Bombardier signs second CS300 deal in as many weeks after Airbus backs jet

MONTREAL — Bombardier Inc. said its deal with Airbus has yet to ignite new sales discussions, but existing efforts have yielded results as the manufacturer announced back-to-back potential orders including one with Africa's largest airline.
NBC News executive fired for 'inappropriate conduct'

NBC News executive fired for 'inappropriate conduct'

NEW YORK — NBC News says it has fired Matt Zimmerman, its top talent booker, for "inappropriate conduct" with more than one woman at the network.
Rare manuscripts to be sold from alleged Paris pyramid scam

Rare manuscripts to be sold from alleged Paris pyramid scam

PARIS — Thousands of French investors are hoping to recover some of the money they lost in an alleged pyramid scheme when a collection of rare manuscripts goes up for auction starting next month.