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Guardian Capital Lp buys $425908899 stake in Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS)

According to Thomas Reuters I/B/E/S, analysts expected average earnings of $1.48 per share. This was up from C$1.77 billion, or C$1.45 per share, in last year's...


FAA Expects 600000 Commercial Drones In The Air Within A Year

Whether you choose to fly under your exemption or under the new small drone rule is your choice, depending on how you want to operate your aircraft. For conte...


Couche-Tard to buy 53 Cracker Barrel outlets in Louisiana

The deal gives Couche-Tard's Gulf Coast Region Circle K Division 638 company-operated stores, eight company-owned and dealer-operated stores, and 54 dealer-ow...


Is Trump softening his immigration approach?

During the Democratic primary, as she courted groups that favour a softer stance on immigration, Clinton had to disavow her prior opposition to providing driv...


Shares in Potash Corp and Agrium rise on bid rumors

Both companies issued virtually identical statements confirming the preliminary negotiations after their shares were halted on the Toronto Stock Exchange . Pot...


US consumer confidence in August highest in 11 months

Confidence in the labor market also improved, with those claiming jobs were more "plentiful" gaining three percentage points from 23.0% to 26.0%. Fed Vice Chair...


US home prices rise in June at slowest pace in 10 months

In June, the only major USA cities among the 20 tracked by Case-Shiller to see greater annual price gains were Portland, Oregon (up 12.6 percent) and Seattle (u...


Feds Clear Commercial Drones for Takeoff

While stressing the need for caution in regulation in a fast-changing business environment, as well as an insistence that drone operators be thoroughly trained ...


Fitbit motivational feature to take users on virtual hikes

The tracker is also much more customizable than previous versions - you can easily swap out the bands (it comes in black, teal, blue and purple variations) and ...


Ireland Prepares for a Fight With EU Over Apple Tax Clawback

If the ruling were to go ahead, the Revenue Commissioners would be required to establish a figure for how much would be owed by Apple and would then be requ...


Amazon to expand physical bookstores

Now, the company is reportedly expanding Amazon Books to Chicago . Amazon says its prices at its book stores are the same as prices offered on Amazon.com, ...


Markets Right Now: Stocks are slightly lower in early trade

Shares of Signet closed sharply lower on Thursday. Finally, Landscape Capital Management L.L.C. acquired a new stake in Signet Jewelers during the first quart...


Air New Zealand posts record profit but warns of competition

In recognition of the record result, the Board has awarded a Company Performance Bonus of up to NZ$2,500 that will be paid next week to 8,200 Air New Zealanders...


Asian stock markets mixed as investors wait for Fed cue

In early trade the greenback was at 100.46 yen compared with 100.55 yen in NY late Thursday, while the euro edged up to $1.1290 from $1.1281. The Standard & Poo...


Environment Canada confirms two tornadoes hit Windsor, Ont., area

Officials said winds reached between 135 to 175 kilometres per hour and was the strongest tornado since Goderich in 2011 which was an F3. Meteorologist Geoff ...


Zlatan Ibrahimovic was often on Manchester United radar - Mike Phelan

Another successful match was against Swansea City where they scored 2 goals. Meanwhile, Hull City will be led by caretaker boss Mike Phelan, who takes on his ...


BuzzFeed splits itself into news, entertainment departments

BuzzFeed Motion Pictures president Ze Frank will lead BFEG, with Jeremy Briggs continuing his efforts to expand the company's video production in NY. "To t...


News publishers could soon demand money from search engines

Now, as part of its latest effort to limit these companies' influence within Europe, the U.S. is drafting a series of proposals that could force Google, Faceboo...


Biden announces new funding for Amtrak Northeast Corridor

DOT's Build America Bureau through its Railroad Rehabilitation and Improvement Financing Program - in front of scores of transportation officials at the Wilming...


Ex-Comverse CEO pleads guilty to fraud, a decade after fleeing US

The government says it applied $60 million that Alexander forfeited in restitution as compensation for Comverse shareholders. Garaufis scheduled Alexander's s...


US second-quarter growth trimmed to 1.1 percent; consumer spending raised

The UK economy grew by 0.6% in the second quarter of this year, as the UK's Office of National Statistics (ONS), confirmed the figure that was released at t...


Red Hot Chili Peppers announce UK tour

Gutfeld was presenting a "musical news" segment about Koko the gorilla playing bass with RHCP bassist Flea, when he made his feelings on the band known to the w...


Splunk beats expectations and raises forecast, but stock still slumps

We make no recommendation that the securities of the companies profiled or discussed in on our website should be purchased, sold or held by investors. Splunk In...


Case for United States rate hike stronger, Fed chief says

Analysts said it's possible for the Fed to hike interest rates as soon as September. It also has a meeting in early November, however, it's unlikely the Fed wou...


Sensex dips 224 pts,Nifty below 8600 on US rate hike concerns

The S&P BSE Sensex on Thursday was trading above its crucial psychological level of 28,000, while the broader Nifty50 jumped above its key 8,650 mark ahead ...


Don't hit Apple with a massive tax bill — USA warns EU

On Wednesday, the US Treasury threatened retaliation if Europe continues its tax crusade against American multinationals. "The U.S. Treasury Department conti...


Gaston forecast to become a hurricane in Atlantic

To keep up with storm activity as the season develops, bookmark the National Hurricane Center's website and keep an eye on your hometown Patch site for local ...


Amy Schumer hospitalized in Hawaii while shooting movie

Amy Schumer , admittedly an introvert, told Howard Stern on his SiriusXM radio show on Tuesday that attending the swanky soiree " felt like a punishment " for...


San Eli man tests positive for West Nile

The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit is reminding residents to protect themselves against mosquito bites following the confirmation of a positive West Nile ...


Pfizer on buying spree with AstraZeneca antibiotics deal

New York-based Pfizer is paying $550 million up front and will pay another $175 million in January 2019 for development and commercialization rights in all ex-U...


Donald Trump Rally in Fairfield, Connecticut

Ask Republican Sen. Roy Blunt of Missouri about his party's presidential nominee and you'll likely get a polite but tired response. Former President George H.W....


US new-home sales climb to best level since late 2007

Experts have attributed the unexpectedly strong growth in new sales last month to low mortgage rates and an improving job market. Sales have been steadily ris...


Gujarat, Chhattisgarh assemblies to hold special sessions to ratify GST Bill

Khandu, in his 70th Independence Day speech, had announced that the state government was committed to implement the GST regime in the state as per the guideline...


Fisherman Reveals He's Been Hiding Incredibly Large, Rare Pearl For 10 Years

A fisherman from the Philippines discovered a giant pearl a decade ago, and kept it under his bed as a good luck charm until this year. He didn't know wha...


Stocks recover from an early loss; oil prices decline

The case for an imminent rate hike was strengthened by Fed vice chairman Stanley Fischer's comments that the USA economy was close to hitting job and inflatio...