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S&P/TSX composite hits new low for year, U.S. markets mixed in volatile trading

S&P/TSX composite hits new low for year, U.S. markets mixed in volatile trading

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index fell to a new low this year while U.S. markets were mixed after a volatile day of trading that saw stocks swing between gains and losses. The trading tensions came as markets in both Canada and the U.S.
2 charged in pair of crashes amid pop-up car rally in NJ

2 charged in pair of crashes amid pop-up car rally in NJ

WILDWOOD, N.J. (AP) — Authorities announced charges Tuesday against two men in a pair of vehicle crashes — one of which killed two people — during a pop-up car rally in southern New Jersey over the weekend.
Canopy Growth to sell Tweed, Tokyo Smoke stores to OEGRC and Four20 owner

Canopy Growth to sell Tweed, Tokyo Smoke stores to OEGRC and Four20 owner

Canopy Growth Corp. is getting out of the cannabis retail business with two deals to divest its Tweed and Tokyo Smoke stores. The Smiths Falls, Ont.
Paris Fashion Week showcasing 107 houses over 9 days

Paris Fashion Week showcasing 107 houses over 9 days

PARIS (AP) — Paris is the center of the global luxury industry this week with Tuesday marking the first major day of ready-to-wear shows.
US stocks end mixed a day after Dow entered a bear market

US stocks end mixed a day after Dow entered a bear market

NEW YORK — Stocks ended a wobbly day with mixed results on Wall Street as markets continue to be unstable amid worries about a possible recession. The volatile trading came a day after the Dow Jones Industrial Average followed other major U.S.
Blasts precede Baltic pipeline leaks, sabotage seen likely

Blasts precede Baltic pipeline leaks, sabotage seen likely

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Denmark said Tuesday it believed “deliberate actions” by unknown perpetrators were behind big leaks, which seismologists said followed powerful explosions, in two natural gas pipelines running under the Baltic Sea from Russia to
Maitreyi Ramakrishnan shifts from Devi to 'My Little Pony'

Maitreyi Ramakrishnan shifts from Devi to 'My Little Pony'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Maitreyi Ramakrishnan's childhood devotion to My Little Pony turned out to be homework for her latest TV project.
Hurricane Fiona highlights gaps in insurance as climate change worsens, experts say

Hurricane Fiona highlights gaps in insurance as climate change worsens, experts say

TORONTO — Many Atlantic Canadian homeowners may be on the hook for a significant portion of the damages to their homes caused by hurricane Fiona due to a lack of insurance covering flooding caused by storms.
Column: Digging into the rich legacy of 'The Challenge'

Column: Digging into the rich legacy of 'The Challenge'

New York (AP) — Castmates yelled frantically as Julie Stoffer attempted to unhook Veronica Portillo’s zipline harness while suspended 10 stories in the air.
'The Winx Saga' star says showbiz isn't all fairy dust

'The Winx Saga' star says showbiz isn't all fairy dust

In the Netflix series “Fate: The Winx Saga,” Abigail Cowen plays Bloom, a teenage fairy with recently-discovered powers.