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Multinational shuts Nova Scotia carpet plant, moves work to Georgia

Multinational shuts Nova Scotia carpet plant, moves work to Georgia

TRURO, N.S. — Hundreds of workers will soon be without jobs following the closure of a Truro, N.S., carpet plant, one of the city's oldest operating manufacturers.
Head of Foxconn announces Taiwan presidential bid

Head of Foxconn announces Taiwan presidential bid

TAIPEI, Taiwan — Terry Gou, chairman of the world's largest contract assembler of consumer electronics, including Apple's iPhones, said Wednesday he intends to run for president of Taiwan, bringing his pro-business and China-friendly policies to what
Woman sues Chinese billionaire Liu for alleged rape

Woman sues Chinese billionaire Liu for alleged rape

MINNEAPOLIS — A woman who said she was raped by JD.
Trump to allow lawsuits over US properties seized in Cuba

Trump to allow lawsuits over US properties seized in Cuba

WASHINGTON — Stepping up pressure on Cuba, the Trump administration will allow lawsuits against foreign companies doing business in properties seized from Americans after the island's 1959 revolution, a senior administration official said Tuesday.

Defence awards Boeing $14.3B bomber maintenance contract

OKLAHOMA CITY — Boeing Co. has won a $14.3 billion contract to service and maintain all B-1 Lancer and B-52 Stratofortress bombers at Tinker Air Force Base in Oklahoma City.
Canadian Civil Liberties Association files lawsuit over Quayside project

Canadian Civil Liberties Association files lawsuit over Quayside project

TORONTO — The Canadian Civil Liberties Association launched a lawsuit Tuesday against all three levels of government involved in a bid to bring a high-tech neighbourhood to Toronto's downtown core.
TSX moves into negative territory near end of trading as gold sinks to 2019 low

TSX moves into negative territory near end of trading as gold sinks to 2019 low

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index moved negative near the end of trading Tuesday as the price of gold sank to a 2019 low. The S&P/TSX composite index closed down 13.26 points to 16,502.20, after hitting an intraday high of 16,553.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,502.20, down 13.26 points ). Prometic Life Sciences. Inc. (TSX:PLI). Health care. Down half a cent, or 7.69 per cent, to six cents on 11.

Activist investor sues Hudbay Minerals over regulatory filings ahead of meeting

TORONTO — An activist investor has launched a legal suit against Hudbay Minerals Inc. over the way it's been represented in company filings.
Indigenous leaders want less drilling near sacred sites

Indigenous leaders want less drilling near sacred sites

SANTA FE, N.M.