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Senate dodges US debt disaster, voting to extend borrowing

Senate dodges US debt disaster, voting to extend borrowing

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate dodged a U.S.
Sue Grafton's alphabet novels headed to television

Sue Grafton's alphabet novels headed to television

NEW YORK (AP) — A TV adaptation of the late Sue Grafton's million-selling Kinsey Millhone mystery novels, a prospect the author once swore she would return from the dead to prevent, is now the works.
IMF chief facing data-rigging allegations defends actions

IMF chief facing data-rigging allegations defends actions

WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the International Monetary Fund said Thursday that a report alleging she had a role in data-rigging at the World Bank when she was a top official there was not an accurate representation of events.
Premier League club Newcastle bought by Saudi sovereign fund

Premier League club Newcastle bought by Saudi sovereign fund

LONDON (AP) — Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund completed a buyout of Premier League club Newcastle on Thursday, giving hope to fans dreaming of a first title in almost a century but concerning human rights activists that the kingdom had gained a

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (20,416.21, up 224.55 points.) The Toronto-Dominion Bank. (TSX:TD). Financials. Down eight cents, or 0.09 per cent, to $85.42 on 7.

TC Energy signs agreement with Nikola on development of hydrogen hubs

CALGARY — TC Energy has signed an agreement with electric vehicle manufacturer Nikola to jointly develop large-scale hydrogen production facilities in the U.S. and Canada.
S&P/TSX composite posts best day since June after temporary U.S. debt-ceiling truce

S&P/TSX composite posts best day since June after temporary U.S. debt-ceiling truce

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index posted its strongest day in more than four months following a temporary truce in the U.S. debt-ceiling standoff that could have resulted in a government default. U.S.
Home insurance can be more expensive in smaller towns: experts

Home insurance can be more expensive in smaller towns: experts

As some Canadians are priced out of larger cities and look to move to smaller communities, insurance experts say homebuyers should be aware that life in a small town can often mean higher home insurance premiums.
Phasing out gas generation by 2030 would lead to blackouts, higher bills: IESO

Phasing out gas generation by 2030 would lead to blackouts, higher bills: IESO

TORONTO — Phasing out natural gas generation by 2030 would result in rotating blackouts and higher electricity bills, Ontario's electricity system operator said in a report released Thursday concluding that the move isn't possible on that timeline.
Canadians face record national average gasoline prices ahead of Thanksgiving weekend

Canadians face record national average gasoline prices ahead of Thanksgiving weekend

CALGARY — Gasoline prices shattered all-time records in many parts of the country this week, just in time for Canadians to hit the highway for the Thanksgiving long weekend.