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Gas driller: Make homeowner pay for disparaging us

Gas driller: Make homeowner pay for disparaging us

MONTROSE, Pa. — A gas driller argued in court Monday that it's entitled to monetary damages from a Pennsylvania homeowner who continued bad-mouthing the company after settling his water-contamination lawsuit against it more than five years ago.

Aphria looks to cut down U.S. exposure amid TSX delisting review

TORONTO — Licensed marijuana producer Aphria Inc. (TSX:APH) said it is moving to "purify" its balance sheet by reducing its exposure to medical cannabis in the U.S.

Report: Firm buying Revel casino for $200M; Straub denies it

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — A Wall Street ratings firm said Monday that a Colorado company is buying Atlantic City's former Revel casino for $200 million, but the mercurial owner of the shuttered casino insists there's no deal.
Some glitches seen in deadline week for 'Obamacare' sign-ups

Some glitches seen in deadline week for 'Obamacare' sign-ups

WASHINGTON — Consumer advocates reported some glitches Monday in the final days for "Obamacare" sign-ups, although the Trump administration largely seemed to be keeping its promise of a smooth enrolment experience.
France names winners of anti-Trump climate change grants

France names winners of anti-Trump climate change grants

PARIS — Eighteen climate scientists from the U.S. and elsewhere hit the jackpot Monday as French President Emmanuel Macron awarded them millions of euros in grants to relocate to France for the rest of Donald Trump's presidential term.

New Yorker fires reporter Ryan Lizza for sexual misconduct

NEW YORK — The New Yorker magazine says it has cut ties with its well-known political reporter Ryan Lizza for alleged sexual misconduct.

North American stocks quiet ahead of Fed interest rate update, loonie flat

TORONTO — It was a muted trading day on North American stock markets as indices on both sides of the border posted modest gains ahead of this week's U.S. Federal Reserve meeting. The S&P/TSX composite index was up 7.44 points to 16,103.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,103.51, up 7.44 points) Pure Technologies Ltd. (TSX:PUR). Technology. Up $4.47, or 100.68 per cent, to $8.91 on 13.2 million shares.
Apple orchestrates deal for song-recognition app Shazam

Apple orchestrates deal for song-recognition app Shazam

SAN FRANCISCO — Apple has bought Shazam, the maker of a song-recognition app that Apple's digital assistant Siri has already been using to help people identify the music playing on their iPhones.
Onex Corp. to buy venue manager SMG Holdings for undisclosed price

Onex Corp. to buy venue manager SMG Holdings for undisclosed price

TORONTO — Onex Corp. (TSX:OCX) says it has agreed to acquire a U.S. company that manages hundreds of sports, entertainment and business venues including Soldier Field, home to the NFL's Chicago Bears.