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BlackBerry forecasting annual revenues nearly doubling in five years

BlackBerry forecasting annual revenues nearly doubling in five years

WATERLOO, ONTARIO — BlackBerry Ltd. is forecasting that revenues will nearly double over the next five years with growth from internet of things (IoT) outpacing cybersecurity. The Waterloo, Ont.-based company, which reports in U.S.
Portugal finds 5 monkeypox cases in men as outbreak spreads

Portugal finds 5 monkeypox cases in men as outbreak spreads

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Portuguese health authorities on Wednesday confirmed five cases of monkeypox in young men, and Britain announced two more new cases, marking an unusual outbreak in Europe of a disease typically limited to Africa.
'The Real Love Boat' dating show to sail on CBS' fall lineup

'The Real Love Boat' dating show to sail on CBS' fall lineup

NEW YORK (AP) — Network TV’s fondness for reality fare and reboots combine in “The Real Love Boat,” a sea-going dating show that’s part of the CBS fall schedule announced Wednesday.
'This Is Us' to end with a 'meditative day,' creator reveals

'This Is Us' to end with a 'meditative day,' creator reveals

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jack and Rebecca. Randall, Kate and Kevin. Six seasons and a combined 23 actors playing the Pearson mom, dad and children over four jumbled decades of love, war and a fatefully malfunctioning slow cooker.
China lifts restrictions on Canadian canola: Ottawa announces

China lifts restrictions on Canadian canola: Ottawa announces

OTTAWA — A three-year Chinese ban on Canadian canola has come to an end, according to the federal government.
Liberals reject NDP call to hike GST rebate, Canada Child Benefit cheques

Liberals reject NDP call to hike GST rebate, Canada Child Benefit cheques

OTTAWA — The federal government is looking to help Canadian families feeling the pinch of inflation without contributing further to the problem, the prime minister said Wednesday as his government rejected a call from the NDP to hike GST rebates and
Experts see parallels between 1970s inflation crisis and today

Experts see parallels between 1970s inflation crisis and today

CALGARY — Winnipeg's Barry Prentice was in his 20s when the spiralling inflation of the 1970s followed by double-digit interest rates in the early 1980s put home ownership completely out of reach for him and many of his friends.

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (20,101.38, down 389.63 points.) Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC). Financials. Down 31 cents, or 1.3 per cent, to $22.73 on 22.
Sea of red takes over North American stock markets on negative sentiment

Sea of red takes over North American stock markets on negative sentiment

TORONTO — A sea of red swamped North American stock markets midweek as higher-than-expected inflation in Canada and cost pressures on large U.S. retailers soured sentiment and drove Canada's main stock index down by nearly 400 points.
Elton John doc ‘Goodbye Yellow Brick Road’ lands at Disney

Elton John doc ‘Goodbye Yellow Brick Road’ lands at Disney

Sir Elton John is preparing to say goodbye in fabulous splendor, with the help of a documentary crew and the Walt Disney Co.