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Bed Bath & Beyond nosedives after cutting forecasts

Bed Bath & Beyond nosedives after cutting forecasts

NEW YORK — Bed Bath & Beyond's stock plunged to its lowest price in 18 years after the home goods store chain posted weak results in the second quarter and cut its forecasts for the rest of the year.
Man arrested for chasing after plane at Dublin Airport

Man arrested for chasing after plane at Dublin Airport

LONDON — An Irish man who missed his flight at Dublin Airport was arrested Thursday for running after the plane on the tarmac in a bid to flag it down.
BC Hydro says smartphone, tablet, 'obsession' behind shift in electricity use

BC Hydro says smartphone, tablet, 'obsession' behind shift in electricity use

VANCOUVER — A report from BC Hydro says British Columbians are addicted to personal electronics, prompting a dramatic shift in electricity consumption across the province. The report from the Crown-owned utility says B.C.
US mortgage rates up; 30-year at 7-year high 4.72 per cent

US mortgage rates up; 30-year at 7-year high 4.72 per cent

WASHINGTON — Long-term U.S. mortgage rates are up for the fifth straight week, with the key 30-year rate reaching its highest level in more than seven years. Costs for would-be homebuyers continue to climb.
US pending home sales fell in August

US pending home sales fell in August

WASHINGTON — Pending home sales slipped in August as fewer Americans signed contracts to purchase a house, the fourth decline in the past five months. The National Association of Realtors said Thursday that its pending home sales index fell 1.
What to budget for groceries and how to bring the supermarket bill down

What to budget for groceries and how to bring the supermarket bill down

Two often-cited rules of personal finance dictate that 10 per cent of income should go to savings, and that no more than 30 per cent should go to housing.

Fed raises rates for 3rd time this year with 1 more expected

WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve signalled its confidence Wednesday in the U.S.

Canopy Growth shareholders approve $5-billion Constellation investment

SMITHS FALLS, Ont. — Canopy Growth Corp. says its shareholders have approved a $5-billion investment in the cannabis company by Constellation Brands Inc. The Smiths Falls, Ont.

Cadillac brand will return to Michigan from New York

DETROIT — General Motors is moving its Cadillac brand headquarters from New York back to Michigan, four years after heading to the big city to become more cosmopolitan.
TSX rises slightly while U.S. markets fall after interest rate hike

TSX rises slightly while U.S. markets fall after interest rate hike

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index rose slightly while U.S. markets closed down after the U.S. Federal Reserve raised interest rates that reinforced the strength of the American economy. Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell's comments about U.S.