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Son can't use name shared with dad to market competing firm

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. — A South Carolina personal injury lawyer known for his ads has won an order keeping his son from using their shared name to market a competing law firm. The Post and Courier reports that a federal judge says George Sink Jr.

Stelco Holdings says revenue down in Q2 on lower prices and market challenges

HAMILTON — Stelco Holdings Inc. says it swung to a net income of $1 million in the second quarter compared with a loss of $11 million in the same quarter last year.
'America's Got Talent' dominates the ratings competition

'America's Got Talent' dominates the ratings competition

LOS ANGELES — In a week dominated by competition shows, "America's Got Talent" dominated the ratings competition. The Nielsen company says NBC's variety showcase brought in 9.7 million viewers last week.
NDP calls for immediate release of panel report on Alberta finances

NDP calls for immediate release of panel report on Alberta finances

EDMONTON — Alberta Opposition Leader Rachel Notley says a key report that was due this week on the province's finances should be released immediately.
Indigo reports $19M first-quarter loss, sales drop as headwinds continue

Indigo reports $19M first-quarter loss, sales drop as headwinds continue

TORONTO — Indigo Books & Music Inc. reported a sales drop and a larger net loss for its first quarter. The Toronto-based company says its revenue totalled $192.6 million for the period ended June 29, down $12.8 million from $205.
Mob violence marks 2nd day of protests at Hong Kong airport

Mob violence marks 2nd day of protests at Hong Kong airport

HONG KONG — Frenzied mob violence Tuesday against two men protesters suspected of being spies from mainland China marked the second day of pro-democracy demonstrations that have caused mass cancellations and disruptions in Hong Kong's busy airport.
Brookfield Business Partners takes controlling stake in Genworth Canada

Brookfield Business Partners takes controlling stake in Genworth Canada

TORONTO — Brookfield Business Partners has signed a deal to buy a controlling interest in Genworth MI Canada Inc. for $2.4 billion. Under the deal, Brookfield has agreed acquire 48.
Foodora union voting ends but battle to unionize far from resolved

Foodora union voting ends but battle to unionize far from resolved

TORONTO — Foodora couriers in Toronto wrapped voting on union certification Tuesday, but the drive to create Canada's first unionized workforce in the gig economy has taken a back seat to a ruling on the fundamental question of whether the workers ar
Facing pressure, Trump delays tariffs on some Chinese goods

Facing pressure, Trump delays tariffs on some Chinese goods

WASHINGTON — Responding to pressure from businesses and growing fears that a trade war is threatening the U.S.
CBS, Viacom to reunite as media giants bulk up for streaming

CBS, Viacom to reunite as media giants bulk up for streaming

NEW YORK — The newly combined ViacomCBS will invest in more movies and TV shows and try to sell more advertising as it seeks to become a bigger player in the growing business of streaming video.