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CDC restates recommendation for masks on planes, trains

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials on Tuesday restated their recommendation that Americans wear masks on planes, trains and buses, despite a court ruling last month that struck down a national mask mandate on public transportation.
Key moments in Blac Chyna's trial against Kardashians

Key moments in Blac Chyna's trial against Kardashians

LOS ANGELES (AP) — To keep up with the Kardashians for the past two weeks, you would've had to spend a lot of time at a downtown Los Angeles courthouse, where they've been watching and testifying at a trial over a lawsuit brought against them by form
Intensity and persistence of supply chain disruptions surprised Bank of Canada

Intensity and persistence of supply chain disruptions surprised Bank of Canada

TORONTO — The intensity and persistence of supply chain disruptions that have helped fuel the rising cost of living have surprised the Bank of Canada, a senior bank official said Tuesday.

CannTrust renamed Phoena as company continues to rebuild following scandals

VAUGHAN, Ont. — Beleaguered cannabis company CannTrust Equity Inc. has been renamed Phoena Holdings Inc.

Florida rapper Rod Wave arrested on outstanding warrant

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — A 23-year-old Florida rapper who goes by the name Rod Wave has been arrested on a domestic battery charge, officials said.
Performers anxious as East Coast Music Awards week set to begin in Fredericton

Performers anxious as East Coast Music Awards week set to begin in Fredericton

FREDERICTON — Andy McLean remembers arriving in Saskatoon in March 2020 for the Juno Awards, only for the event celebrating Canada's music industry to be cancelled because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Strong lumber prices boost Canfor Q1 profits 25 per cent despite pulp losses

Strong lumber prices boost Canfor Q1 profits 25 per cent despite pulp losses

VANCOUVER — Canfor Corp. is reporting a 25 per cent increase in net profits in its latest quarter on near record high North American lumber prices that also boosted revenues. The Vancouver-based company said it earned $534 million of $4.
Mortgage or retirement savings? Where to get the most bang for your extra bucks

Mortgage or retirement savings? Where to get the most bang for your extra bucks

Jennifer Woodfine is constantly wondering whether she should use any extra money to pay down her mortgage faster, or put it towards retirement savings instead.
As restrictions ease and offices reopen, Tim Hortons' downtown restaurants rebound

As restrictions ease and offices reopen, Tim Hortons' downtown restaurants rebound

In one of the surest signs Canadian workers are returning to downtown offices, Tim Hortons says sales at its "super urban" restaurants are rebounding to near pre-pandemic levels.
Molson Coors Q1 profit soars to US$151.5M on best sales growth in more than decade

Molson Coors Q1 profit soars to US$151.5M on best sales growth in more than decade

MONTREAL — Molson Coors Beverage Co. says its profits soared in the first quarter for its largest quarterly sales growth in more than a decade. The Colorado and Montreal-based company, which reports in U.S. dollars, says it earned US$151.