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Mexican president wants to re-name drug growing area

Mexican president wants to re-name drug growing area

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Friday he wants to change the name of a notorious drug-producing area known as “the Golden Triangle” to “The Triangle of Good, Hard-Working People.

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (20,748.58, up 216.40 points.) Suncor Energy Inc. (TSX:SU). Energy. Up $1.10, or 2.2 per cent, to $51.66 on 20.4 million shares.
Report showing slowing inflation lifted North American stock markets into weekend

Report showing slowing inflation lifted North American stock markets into weekend

TORONTO — A report showing that U.S. inflation slowed a bit last month caused North American stock markets to rally strongly into the weekend. The S&P/TSX composite index closed up 216.40 points to 20,748.
Canopy Growth reports Q4 net revenue down 25 per cent from year ago

Canopy Growth reports Q4 net revenue down 25 per cent from year ago

Canopy Growth Corp.'s shift toward premium cannabis helped the company report a smaller quarterly loss compared with a year ago, but it wasn't enough to prevent a 25 per cent drop in revenue. The Smiths Falls, Ont.
Aurora Cannabis shares fall 40% after share sale amendment

Aurora Cannabis shares fall 40% after share sale amendment

EDMONTON — Aurora Cannabis Inc.'s share price fell by about 40 per cent, after the company announced it sold US$150 million worth of shares. The Edmonton marijuana company's share price was $3.
World 100 champion Coleman back up to speed after suspension

World 100 champion Coleman back up to speed after suspension

The 18-month suspension is behind Christian Coleman . He's set on quickly returning to where he left off: Being the world's top sprinter.
UAE dismantles plane of gunrunner Russia wants for Americans

UAE dismantles plane of gunrunner Russia wants for Americans

UMM AL-QUWAIN, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The hulking, Soviet-era cargo plane has sat for decades under the blazing sun in a remote corner of the United Arab Emirates, its four jet engines silent after years in the employ of a Russian gunrunner know

Alberta ends legislature spring sitting with balanced budget, premier's long goodbye

EDMONTON — Alberta’s legislature has wrapped up a tumultuous spring sitting highlighted by a balanced budget and overshadowed by Premier Jason Kenney announcing his long goodbye.
S&P/TSX composite rises for fifth day in broad rally that also swept U.S. markets

S&P/TSX composite rises for fifth day in broad rally that also swept U.S. markets

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index increased for a fifth-straight day to a near three-week high on a broad rally that also swept U.S. markets higher.

Recreational pot validated for ballot in South Dakota

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota voters are set to vote again on whether they want recreational marijuana legalized for adults after the secretary of state on Wednesday validated the initiated measure for the November ballot.