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Trump, in tussle with CNN, suggests boycott of parent AT&T

Trump, in tussle with CNN, suggests boycott of parent AT&T

NEW YORK — President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Monday to reiterate his complaints about CNN and suggest a boycott of its parent company, AT&T.
Survey: US manufacturing growth slowed in May

Survey: US manufacturing growth slowed in May

WASHINGTON — U.S. manufacturers grew at a slower pace in May, as production levels fell slightly. The Institute for Supply Management, an association of purchasing managers, says that its manufacturing index slipped to 52.1 last month, down from 52.

FTD, founded 100 years before swipe right, seeks bankruptcy

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. — The century old flower company FTD is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection following a rough Valentine's Day and will break the business into pieces.
FSC updates forestry standards targeting threatened species, Indigenous rights

FSC updates forestry standards targeting threatened species, Indigenous rights

TORONTO — The Forest Stewardship Council has launched a major update to its forestry standards that targets issues like threats to woodland caribou and the rights of Indigenous peoples.

Algonquin Power to buy power utility in Bermuda for US$365 million

OAKVILLE, Ont. — Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. has signed a deal to buy Ascendant Group Ltd., the parent company of Bermuda Electric Light Co., for US$365 million.
Trial to open against Thomas Keller and his 3-star eateries

Trial to open against Thomas Keller and his 3-star eateries

SAN FRANCISCO — A former employee of celebrated chef Thomas Keller is suing him and his three-star Michelin restaurants — Per Se in New York and the French Laundry in California — for discrimination, saying she was denied a job transfer and ultimatel
Sweden won't seek Assange's detention, court rules

Sweden won't seek Assange's detention, court rules

COPENHAGEN — A Swedish court has ruled that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who is now jailed in Britain and suspected of rape in Sweden, shouldn't be detained in absentia.
A diminished 'Godzilla' still bests 'Rocketman,' 'Ma'

A diminished 'Godzilla' still bests 'Rocketman,' 'Ma'

NEW YORK — The latest iteration of the Godzilla franchise took over the top spot from "Aladdin" and roared louder than Elton John at the weekend box office, but it still left a notably smaller footprint on North American theatres than its city-wrecki
Canadian edibles, topicals market worth $2.7B; ramp up over 3-5 years: Deloitte

Canadian edibles, topicals market worth $2.7B; ramp up over 3-5 years: Deloitte

TORONTO — The Canadian market for next-generation cannabis products is worth an estimated $2.7 billion annually, with edibles contributing more than half, according to a new report from Deloitte.
Amazon vies for a larger share of viewers with 'channels' service akin to cable

Amazon vies for a larger share of viewers with 'channels' service akin to cable

TORONTO — Canadian television viewers will soon have another streaming option that looks very similar to a cable package.