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‘Minions’ set box office on fire with $108.5 million debut

‘Minions’ set box office on fire with $108.5 million debut

Families went bananas for Minions this weekend at the movie theater. “ Minions: The Rise of Gru ” brought in an estimated $108.5 million in ticket sales from 4,391 screens in North America, Universal Pictures said Sunday.
Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

TORONTO — Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week: Bank of Canada surveys The Bank of Canada will release its business outlook survey and its Canadian survey of consumer expectations on Monday.
Retailers grapple with soaring fuel surcharges to ship online orders

Retailers grapple with soaring fuel surcharges to ship online orders

Canadian retailers are struggling with higher shipping costs as couriers tack hefty fuel surcharges onto shipping rates to recoup record gas prices.
Wall Street closes higher but still ends week in the red

Wall Street closes higher but still ends week in the red

NEW YORK — Stocks on Wall Street shook off a downbeat start and ended broadly higher Friday, though the rebound was not enough to erase their losses for the week. The S&P 500 rose 1.1% after having been down 0.9% in the early going.
Affordable worker housing is latest tourist town business hurdle

Affordable worker housing is latest tourist town business hurdle

When he opened Fish & Sips with his wife in 2015, Paul Feather found hiring to be one among many challenges of running a restaurant with long hours on the main drag of Collingwood, Ont.
Inflation hits record 8.6% for 19 countries using the euro

Inflation hits record 8.6% for 19 countries using the euro

LONDON (AP) — Inflation in countries using the euro set another eye-watering record, pushed higher by a huge increase in energy costs fueled partly by Russia’s war in Ukraine . Annual inflation in the eurozone's 19 countries hit 8.

CFIA says RemarkaBall brand Crunchy Energy Balls may contain undeclared milk

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has issued a recall for two flavours of RemarkaBall brand Crunchy Energy Balls because they may contain milk which is not declared on the label.
4 Atlantic City casinos reach deal with union, avert strike

4 Atlantic City casinos reach deal with union, avert strike

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J.
Agency clears way for Oakland Athletics $12B ballpark plan

Agency clears way for Oakland Athletics $12B ballpark plan

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A California agency on Thursday cleared the way for the Oakland Athletics to continue planning a $12 billion waterfront ballpark project.
Canopy Growth to exchange C$262.7M in notes for shares and a bit of cash

Canopy Growth to exchange C$262.7M in notes for shares and a bit of cash

Canopy Growth Corp. has signed two deals to exchange C$262.7 million of its debt for shares and a little bit of cash