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California to mandate COVID-19 vaccines for health workers

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California will require all of its roughly 2.2 million health care workers and long term care workers to be fully vaccinated by Sept.
Competition Bureau seeking info from telecom companies for Rogers-Shaw deal review

Competition Bureau seeking info from telecom companies for Rogers-Shaw deal review

Canada's Competition Bureau is seeking records and information from four of Canada's telecom service providers as part of its review of a proposed takeover of Shaw Communications Inc. by Rogers Communications Inc.

Canadian Natural Resources reports higher earnings amid strong commodity prices

CALGARY — Canadian Natural Resources reported higher earnings and raised its capital budget after a positive quarterly earnings report Thursday. The Calgary-based company reported net earnings of $1.
Recipe Unlimited earns $19.4M in second quarter amid indoor dining restrictions

Recipe Unlimited earns $19.4M in second quarter amid indoor dining restrictions

VAUGHAN, Ont. — Recipe Unlimited Corp. maintained a profit in its second quarter while completing acquisitions as part of an ongoing retooling of its brands. The Vaughan, Ont.-based restaurant company reported $19.

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (20,375.48, up 45.75 points.) Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B) Industrials. Up 10 cents or 6.67 per cent, to $1.60 on 19.7 million shares.
Rising oil prices, strong quarterly results help lift North American markets

Rising oil prices, strong quarterly results help lift North American markets

TORONTO — North American markets rose on Thursday, as Canada's main stock index benefited from higher crude oil prices and continued strong earnings reports for the second quarter of 2021.
Spin Master on a roll with rising toy sales, digital revenues ahead of movie release

Spin Master on a roll with rising toy sales, digital revenues ahead of movie release

You could say Spin Master Corp. is on a roll.
Illinois sees record pot sales, with boost from Lollapalooza

Illinois sees record pot sales, with boost from Lollapalooza

CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois dispensaries sold a record $127.8 million in recreational marijuana in July, with a big boost coming from out-of-state fans who converged on Chicago for the Lollapalazoo music festival.
Thomson Reuters shares hit record high after Q2 profit surges above US$1 billion

Thomson Reuters shares hit record high after Q2 profit surges above US$1 billion

TORONTO — Shares of Thomson Reuters Corp.

Toronto-based Score Media and Gaming sold to Penn National in US$2 billion deal

Toronto-based Score Media and Gaming Inc. is being acquired by U.S.-based Penn National Gaming Inc. in a US$2-billion cash and stock deal.