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Puerto Rico moves to privatize troubled power company

Puerto Rico moves to privatize troubled power company

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Puerto Rico's governor announced Monday that he is moving to privatize the U.S.
Trump business ethics pledges left plenty room for profiting

Trump business ethics pledges left plenty room for profiting

NEW YORK — Among the many promises Donald Trump made a year ago to assure people he wouldn't profit off his presidency, one stood out for its boldness: a pledge to donate the profits from any foreign governments staying in his namesake hotels to the
Trump to face mixed welcome at elite Davos gathering

Trump to face mixed welcome at elite Davos gathering

DAVOS, Switzerland — In Davos this week, participants can experience "a day in the life of a refugee." Or hear about ways to uphold the Paris climate accord and promote free trade. Or rub elbows with any number of leaders of African countries.
Ex-Fiat Chrysler exec pleads guilty in union payoff scheme

Ex-Fiat Chrysler exec pleads guilty in union payoff scheme

DETROIT — A former Fiat Chrysler executive pleaded guilty Monday to showering more than $1.

NEB denies Maritimes and Northeast application for new pipeline service and toll

CALGARY — The National Energy Board has denied an application from Maritimes and Northeast Pipeline for approval of a new pipeline service and toll, citing uncertainty of natural gas market.
Alberta premier Rachel Notley, cabinet to talk budget, spending at Banff retreat

Alberta premier Rachel Notley, cabinet to talk budget, spending at Banff retreat

EDMONTON — Alberta Premier Rachel Notley and her cabinet are heading to the mountains this week to prepare for the budget and the spring legislature session.
Grocers adding online heft as Amazon raises home delivery stakes

Grocers adding online heft as Amazon raises home delivery stakes

More Canadians may soon be able to order their groceries online for delivery as the country's grocery wars heat up following Amazon's entry to the competitive space.

TSX down as Wall St. turns to record high amid progress on U.S. government shutdown

TORONTO — Wall Street hit a record high after U.S. Congress moved closer to ending a government shutdown, as Canada's main stock index slipped into the red. The S&P/TSX composite index edged back 5.48 points to 16,347.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,347.98, down 5.48 points) Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Healthcare. Up $1.02, or 7.57 per cent, to $14.50 on 22.6 million shares.
Dior gets surreal as stars talk Time's Up at Paris couture

Dior gets surreal as stars talk Time's Up at Paris couture

PARIS — Dior designer Maria Grazia Chiuri projected a ludic mood at the Rodin Museum as top actresses weighed in on the Time's Up movement against sexual harassment at the start of Paris couture week.