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‘Ford v Ferrari’ speeds to No. 1; ‘Charlie’s Angels’ fizzles

‘Ford v Ferrari’ speeds to No. 1; ‘Charlie’s Angels’ fizzles

NEW YORK — “Ford v Ferrari” left its competition in the rearview mirror, racing to an estimated $31 million debut at the box office in a No. 1 finish that counted as a win for big-budget originality.
Saudi Aramco seeks record-setting IPO with value up to $1.7T

Saudi Aramco seeks record-setting IPO with value up to $1.7T

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Saudi Arabia’s state-owned oil giant Aramco announced Sunday it will sell a 1.5% stake in the company as it looks to raise as much as $25.
Beyond self-checkouts: Carts, apps look to make grocery shopping hassle-free

Beyond self-checkouts: Carts, apps look to make grocery shopping hassle-free

Shoppers pushing one of 10 new smart carts at a Toronto Sobeys store can scan their items on the spot, track their total bill and accept payment, which means they can skip the cashier or self-checkout altogether.
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 speech Bank of Canada senior deputy governor Carolyn Wilkins will give a speech Tuesday to the International Finance Club of Montreal on safeguarding

CN conductors' union gives 72-hour strike notice as talks continue

TORONTO — Canadian National Railways conductors, trainpersons and yardpersons have given strike notice ahead of a Tuesday deadline.
AP sources: Jail guards at time of Epstein death reject deal

AP sources: Jail guards at time of Epstein death reject deal

WASHINGTON — Federal prosecutors offered a plea deal to two correctional officers responsible for guarding Jeffrey Epstein on the night of his death, but the officers have declined the offer, people familiar with the matter told The Associated Press.
Hexo Corp. destroying cannabis grown in unlicensed area of Niagara facility

Hexo Corp. destroying cannabis grown in unlicensed area of Niagara facility

Hexo Corp. says it is in the process of destroying cannabis that was grown without a licence at a facility it acquired in Niagara, Ont., that was part of its purchase of Newstrike Brand Ltd.
Aurora shares sink on weak results and halting construction of cannabis plants

Aurora shares sink on weak results and halting construction of cannabis plants

Aurora Cannabis Inc.
White House seeks disclosure of actual health care prices

White House seeks disclosure of actual health care prices

WASHINGTON — New rules from the Trump administration on Friday would require insurers and hospitals to disclose upfront the actual prices for common tests and procedures to promote competition and push down costs.
Fed finds resilient financial system despite high debt

Fed finds resilient financial system despite high debt

WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve said Friday that corporate debt remains at historically high levels but overall the U.S. financial system is resilient, a view in sharp contrast to the problems that led to the 2008 financial crisis.