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La Coop federee agrees to sell some of Cargill's Ontario retail locations

OTTAWA — The Competition Bureau says Quebec-based agri-food co-operative La Coop federee has agreed to sell several Cargill retail locations in Ontario as part of an agreement related to its purchase of some of Cargill's grain and crop input assets,
UK Cabinet to meet after Britain, EU reach draft Brexit deal

UK Cabinet to meet after Britain, EU reach draft Brexit deal

LONDON — After months of stalled talks, false starts and setbacks, negotiators from Britain and the European Union struck a proposed divorce deal Tuesday to provide for the U.K.'s smooth exit from the bloc.

Nigerian ISP's configuration error disrupted Google services

BOSTON — A Nigerian internet service provider said Tuesday that a configuration error it made during a network upgrade caused a disruption of key Google services, routing traffic to China and Russia.

Gov: Amazon 'largest jobs commitment' in Tennessee history

NASHVILLE — Gov. Bill Haslam said Tuesday that an Amazon operations hub expected to create 5,000 jobs in Tennessee will be "the single largest jobs commitment made by a company in Tennessee's history.
CNN sues Trump, demanding return of Acosta to White House

CNN sues Trump, demanding return of Acosta to White House

NEW YORK — CNN took its access battle against the Trump administration to court on Tuesday, demanding the reinstatement of correspondent Jim Acosta's White House credentials because their revocation violates the right of freedom of the press.
Toronto stock market falls led by energy weakness on drop in oil price

Toronto stock market falls led by energy weakness on drop in oil price

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index fell Tuesday as the energy sector was hit by nearly an eight per cent drop in the price of crude to a near one-year low.
Bombardier CEO ends his silence on 5,000 layoffs, defends the move

Bombardier CEO ends his silence on 5,000 layoffs, defends the move

MONTREAL — The head of Bombardier Inc. is defending his move to lay off 5,000 workers — 3,000 of them in Canada — citing efficiency while leaving the door open to more job cuts down the line. "Yes, it is tough. And yes, many people do not like this.
Syracuse profits by handwriting thousands of late-tax notes

Syracuse profits by handwriting thousands of late-tax notes

ALBANY, N.Y. — A city in New York state has found a novel way of motivating residents to pay their back taxes: personal notes handwritten by city officials.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (15,131.78, down 24.62 points ). Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Down 25 cents, or 10 per cent, to $2.25 on 34.7 million shares. Aurora Cannabis Inc.

BP deep water well off Nova Scotia lacks commercial quantities of oil:partner

HALIFAX — A third well exploration effort off Nova Scotia has failed to find commercially viable levels of oil in the deep waters of the Scotian Shelf. Hess Corp.