Nasdaq halts trading in Tilray after pot stock doubles in 2 days

Shares in Canadian marijuana company Tilray Inc. were halted on the Nasdaq Wednesday after they doubled in two days. Tilray…

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U.S. reclaims title as world’s No. 1 oil producer

The United States may have reclaimed the title of the world’s biggest oil producer sooner than expected. The U.S. Energy…

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CMHC says annual pace of housing starts slowed in August compared with July

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says the pace of housing construction starts slowed in August compared with July. The agency…

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AltaGas selling assets in Canada and the U.S. for $560 million

AltaGas Ltd. says it has signed deals to sell about $560 million worth of natural gas midstream assets and power…

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Canada loses 51,600 jobs in August, pushing up unemployment rate

The economy lost 51,600 jobs last month, which drove up the unemployment rate and essentially wiped out a big gain…

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PepsiCo buys SodaStream for $3.2B

Beverage giant PepsiCo on Monday purchased Israel’s fizzy drink maker SodaStream for $3.2 billion US, a boon for a company…

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U.S. SEC subpoenas Tesla over Musk’s tweets: report

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has sent subpoenas to Tesla Inc regarding Chief Executive Elon Musk’s plans to take…

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Twitter CEO says ‘people can form their own opinions’ about Alex Jones, Infowars

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey defended his company’s decision not to ban right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his Infowars show,…

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An attempt to understand Canada’s inheritance tax backlash: Don Pittis

Anyone who thinks the CBC does not serve conservative-leaning Canadians should look at the comments for a recent online story about inheritance taxes.…

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Syrian chocolate company in Antigonish set to double in size

An Antigonish, N.S., chocolate company founded by former Syrian refugees is set to double in size, again. When the Hadhad family arrived…

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