Skip to content
13.6 °Cforecast >
Mostly Cloudy

National Business

The Latest: Apple ups ante on larger iPhone screens

CUPERTINO, Calif. — The Latest on Apple iPhone announcement (all times local): 10:55 a.m. Apple is betting that an iPhone with its largest screen yet will lead to bigger profits, too.
Correction: Carbon Fee-Washington story

Correction: Carbon Fee-Washington story

SEATTLE — In a story Sept. 11 about a proposed fee on carbon pollution, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Shell pledged money to the initiative. Shell pledged money to oppose the initiative.
'60 Minutes' chief Fager out at CBS

'60 Minutes' chief Fager out at CBS

NEW YORK — CBS News on Wednesday fired "60 Minutes" top executive Jeff Fager, who has been under investigation following reports that he groped women at parties and tolerated an abusive workplace.
TREB warns realtors on false sales data after $3.1M listing shows $1 price

TREB warns realtors on false sales data after $3.1M listing shows $1 price

Realtors must report accurate sales prices for properties they've listed now that the public can access that data, the Toronto Real Estate Board is warning its members.
Swoop adds Jamaica service with seasonal flights to Montego Bay from Hamilton

Swoop adds Jamaica service with seasonal flights to Montego Bay from Hamilton

TORONTO — Ultra low cost airline Swoop is extending its reach to the Caribbean by adding seasonal flights to Jamaica from Hamilton. The WestJet Airlines subsidiary will fly twice a week to Montego Bay between Dec. 15 and April 24.
ATCO buys 40 per cent stake in South American port operator for $450 million

ATCO buys 40 per cent stake in South American port operator for $450 million

Calgary-based ATCO Ltd. says it will buy a 40-per-cent stake in South American port operator Neltume Ports for about $450 million.
Canadian airfares tracking up more than 10 per cent in third quarter: survey

Canadian airfares tracking up more than 10 per cent in third quarter: survey

TORONTO — An RBC survey says airfares rose by more than 10 per cent in the first two months of the third quarter as Air Canada and WestJet passed along higher crude oil prices. Despite slipping a bit in August, fares rose 12.
From music to news, EU moves to protect online copyright

From music to news, EU moves to protect online copyright

BRUSSELS — The European Union wants to shake up the way internet companies handle media, e-books, digital music, news articles and other content posted online by better protecting the rights of the authors and creators.
Divestiture of HBC Europe allows retailer to focus on growth in North America: CEO

Divestiture of HBC Europe allows retailer to focus on growth in North America: CEO

TORONTO — Hudson's Bay Co.
Iran looks warily to China for help as US sanctions resume

Iran looks warily to China for help as US sanctions resume

TEHRAN, Iran — It's hard not to see China wherever you look in Iran.