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Hudson's Bay president Alison Coville to step down effective Mar. 1

Hudson's Bay president Alison Coville to step down effective Mar. 1

TORONTO — Alison Coville, the president of iconic retailer Hudson's Bay, is stepping down. Hudson's Bay Co., its Toronto-based parent company which also owns Saks Fifth Avenue and Lord and Taylor stores, did not give a reason for Coville's departure.
Fed's Powell predicts solid but slower growth in 2019

Fed's Powell predicts solid but slower growth in 2019

WASHINGTON — Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell told Congress on Tuesday the U.S. economy should keep expanding at a solid, though somewhat slower pace this year.

'Chicago' dramas do big business for NBC

NEW YORK — Producer Dick Wolf's factory of "Chicago" dramas is becoming increasingly important for NBC.
George Weston reports fourth-quarter profit and sales up from year ago

George Weston reports fourth-quarter profit and sales up from year ago

George Weston Ltd. reported higher sales and profit in its most recent quarter, as it says its bakery business has started to stabilize amid a multi-year transformation plan.
North American stock markets finish flat in absence of big geopolitical news

North American stock markets finish flat in absence of big geopolitical news

TORONTO — North American markets were in search of direction Tuesday as Congressional testimony by the U.S. Federal Reserve chairman failed to ignite much trading reaction.
Legal experts: Musk conduct unlikely to bring harsh penalty

Legal experts: Musk conduct unlikely to bring harsh penalty

DETROIT — For about four months, Elon Musk behaved, adhering to the terms of a court settlement that required his prolific posts on Twitter to be approved by a lawyer if there were a chance they could mislead investors. Then came 13 words on Feb.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,067.91, up 10.88 points ). Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Up 61 cents, or 6.36 per cent, to $10.20 on 17.7 million shares.

Oil curtailment mistakes spawn costly Alberta rail plan, Husky execs say

CALGARY — The Alberta government's decision to spend $3.7 billion to move more crude by rail is an unintended consequence of its poorly considered production cut order, executives with Husky Energy Inc. charged on Tuesday.
Dior celebrates sisterhood, 'impertinent' girls in Paris

Dior celebrates sisterhood, 'impertinent' girls in Paris

PARIS — Designer Maria Grazia Chiuri once again celebrated feminism and sisterhood in her collection for Christian Dior at Paris Fashion Week, delving into the independent youth subculture styles of 1950s Britain.
US appeals court clears AT&T's $81B purchase of Time Warner

US appeals court clears AT&T's $81B purchase of Time Warner

WASHINGTON — A federal appeals court on Tuesday cleared AT&T's takeover of Time Warner, rejecting the Trump administration's claims that the $81 billion deal will harm consumers and reduce competition in the TV industry. The ruling by the U.S.