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Emirates says IPO a possibility for famed long-haul carrier

Emirates says IPO a possibility for famed long-haul carrier

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The president of long-haul carrier Emirates said Tuesday that an initial public offering of stock in the Dubai-based airline could happen as the city-state tries to boost its local financial market, while promising
Film crew union narrowly approves contract with producers

Film crew union narrowly approves contract with producers

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Film industry crew members have narrowly voted to approve a pair of contracts with Hollywood producers after a standoff that came within days of a strike that would have halted productions across the U.S.
Heavy rains, mudslides cause railway service disruptions in B.C.

Heavy rains, mudslides cause railway service disruptions in B.C.

Canada's two largest railways expect it will take another couple of days before their main lines in southern British Columbia reopen after service was cut by torrential rain, rock slides and mudslides that caused at least one partial derailment.

Regulators seek to suspend Trump rule on railway natural gas

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Federal regulators have proposed suspending a Trump administration rule that would have allowed railroads to haul liquefied natural gas while they take a closer look at the potential safety risks.
Yellen extends to Dec. 15 date for potential debt default

Yellen extends to Dec. 15 date for potential debt default

WASHINGTON (AP) — Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen told Congress Tuesday that she believed she would run out of maneuvering room to avoid the nation's first-ever default soon after Dec. 15.
Book about Sackler family and opioid crisis wins UK prize

Book about Sackler family and opioid crisis wins UK prize

LONDON (AP) — A book about a wealthy American family whose actions helped unleash the United States’ opioid epidemic — described by its author as a “story of hubris” — won Britain’s leading nonfiction book prize Tuesday.
New ultra-low-cost carrier, Lynx Air, will launch from Calgary

New ultra-low-cost carrier, Lynx Air, will launch from Calgary

CALGARY — A new Canadian airline announced its planned launch Tuesday, joining an increasingly crowded field of carriers jockeying for budget-minded travellers as the country emerges from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (21,717.16, up 34.08 points.) Enbridge Inc. (TSX:ENB). Energy. Up seven cents, or 0.14 per cent, to $50.66 on 14.9 million shares.
North American stock markets rise on optimism fuelled by strong U.S. retail sales

North American stock markets rise on optimism fuelled by strong U.S. retail sales

TORONTO — North American stock markets rose on optimism fuelled by strong U.S. retail sales numbers that suggest consumers aren't deterred by high inflation. October sales beat expectations as they rose 1.7 per cent, compared with a 0.
Experts say B.C. rainstorms highlight need to protect homes from rising threats

Experts say B.C. rainstorms highlight need to protect homes from rising threats

Record rainfall in British Columbia has flooded communities and washed away roads in what experts say is part of an increasingly costly trend that both homeowners and renters need to better prepare for. "Effectively what we’re seeing in B.C.
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