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TransAlta and Tidewater selling Pioneer Pipeline to Atco instead of TC Energy

TransAlta and Tidewater selling Pioneer Pipeline to Atco instead of TC Energy

CALGARY — TransAlta Corp. and its partner, Tidewater Midstream & Infrastructure Ltd. have signed a new deal to sell the Pioneer Pipeline to Atco Gas and Pipelines Ltd.
US says it will block palm oil from large Malaysian producer

US says it will block palm oil from large Malaysian producer

The United States will block shipments of palm oil from a major Malaysian producer that feeds into the supply chains of iconic U.S. food and cosmetic brands.

Two Telus Health medical service providers pay ransom after 60K client files accessed

TORONTO — The Medisys Health Group and its affiliate Copeman Healthcare say they paid an unspecified ransom to retrieve personal information for about 60,000 clients after detecting a security breach on Aug. 31.
Court OK's $800M settlement for MGM Resorts, Vegas victims

Court OK's $800M settlement for MGM Resorts, Vegas victims

LAS VEGAS — A court on Wednesday approved a settlement totalling $800 million from casino company MGM Resorts International and its insurers to more than 4,400 relatives and victims of the Las Vegas Strip shooting that was the deadliest in recent U.
National Post newsroom employees apply to unionize with Unifor

National Post newsroom employees apply to unionize with Unifor

TORONTO — Employees in the National Post newsroom are working to unionize, Unifor said Wednesday. Unifor filed an application with the Ontario Labour Relations Board to represent staff at the newspaper, according to Unifor spokesman Stuart Laidlaw.
Assange bugged while at Ecuadorian Embassy, UK court told

Assange bugged while at Ecuadorian Embassy, UK court told

LONDON — Julian Assange's conversations in the latter part of his 7-year stay at the Ecuadorian Embassy in London were systematically bugged, even in the toilet, a London court heard Wednesday.

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,121.38, down 90.14 points.) NuVista Energy Ltd. (TSX:NVA). Energy. Up one cent, or 1.59 per cent, to 64 cents on 17.
Newfoundland and Labrador budget grim but unlikely to trigger election

Newfoundland and Labrador budget grim but unlikely to trigger election

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Despite a grim economic outlook, the budget tabled Wednesday by the Newfoundland and Labrador minority Liberal government is unlikely to trigger an election. The budget forecasts a $1.
Raucous presidential debate has no lasting impact as North American markets end month

Raucous presidential debate has no lasting impact as North American markets end month

TORONTO — A raucous U.S. presidential debate had little lasting impact on stock markets Wednesday as they ended their worst month since March's sizable correction. The early futures in both Canada and the U.S.
Pot prices at Ontario Cannabis Store rival those of illicit market for the first time

Pot prices at Ontario Cannabis Store rival those of illicit market for the first time

TORONTO — Legal recreational cannabis is beginning to gain ground in its fight against the illicit market, according to new Ontario Cannabis Store data.