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CannTrust execs linked to unlicensed growing caused 'incredible' damage, court hears

CannTrust execs linked to unlicensed growing caused 'incredible' damage, court hears

TORONTO — A lawyer representing Ontario's securities regulator says three former executives whose cannabis company was caught growing pot in unlicensed rooms were in positions to disclose the improper growing but didn't.
Indo-Pacific strategy good first step, but more details needed: business leaders

Indo-Pacific strategy good first step, but more details needed: business leaders

TORONTO — Canada’s Indo-Pacific strategy is a good first step, but more details are needed on how the country can close gaps at home that could impede the strategy’s success, the Canadian Chamber of Commerce says.
BlockFi seeks protection as FTX collapse rattles crypto

BlockFi seeks protection as FTX collapse rattles crypto

Cryptocurrency lender BlockFi is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection as the fallout from the collapse of crypto exchange FTX spreads outward.
Opening days delayed for Canada's largest and most lucrative lobster fisheries

Opening days delayed for Canada's largest and most lucrative lobster fisheries

HALIFAX — The opening days for two of Canada's largest and most profitable lobster fisheries have been delayed because of bad weather.
Early data points to mixed Black Friday online as inflation hits shoppers

Early data points to mixed Black Friday online as inflation hits shoppers

OTTAWA — Early data for Black Friday suggest a mixed bag for online sales as inflation hits shoppers ahead of the holiday season. Shopify Inc.
New this week: 'Riches,' Robert Downey Sr. and BTS’ RM

New this week: 'Riches,' Robert Downey Sr. and BTS’ RM

Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music and video game platforms this week. MOVIES — Robert Downey Jr.
'Gaslighting' is Merriam-Webster's word of the year for 2022

'Gaslighting' is Merriam-Webster's word of the year for 2022

NEW YORK (AP) — “Gaslighting” — behavior that's mind manipulating, grossly misleading, downright deceitful — is Merriam-Webster's word of the year. Lookups for the word on merriam-webster.com increased 1,740% in 2022 over the year before.
Government can't solve housing issues alone, private sector must be involved: CMHC

Government can't solve housing issues alone, private sector must be involved: CMHC

OTTAWA — A new report by Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says government alone can't solve the country's housing challenges.
S&P/TSX composite down in late-morning trading, U.S. stocks also lower

S&P/TSX composite down in late-morning trading, U.S. stocks also lower

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index was down about 100 points in late-morning, weighed down by losses in the energy, base metal and utility sectors, while U.S. stock markets also retreated. The S&P/TSX composite index was down 101.
E3 Lithium gets $27M from feds to support oilfield lithium extraction

E3 Lithium gets $27M from feds to support oilfield lithium extraction

CALGARY — An Alberta-based company aiming to extract lithium from the province's old oilfields has received $27 million from the federal government.