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GM lending $40M to startup company buying closed Ohio plant

GM lending $40M to startup company buying closed Ohio plant

TOLEDO, Ohio — General Motors has agreed to loan $40 million to a newly formed company that wants to make electric pickup trucks at a massive Ohio assembly plant GM shut down earlier this year.

No major impacts on Lake Superior found from Line 3 pipeline

MINNEAPOLIS — An updated environmental review released by a state agency Monday found no serious threat to Lake Superior if crude oil ever leaked from a new pipeline to replace Enbridge Energy's aging Line 3 across northern Minnesota.
Lululemon's chief operating officer to leave the company in new year

Lululemon's chief operating officer to leave the company in new year

VANCOUVER — Lululemon Athletica Inc. says its chief operating officer is leaving the company shortly after the new year begins.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,950.85, down 46.12 points.) Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Up 25 cents, or 7.79 per cent, to $3.46 on 10.
U.S. and Canadian stock markets fall as investors digest strong Friday gains

U.S. and Canadian stock markets fall as investors digest strong Friday gains

TORONTO — North American stock markets opened the week a little lower as investors digested Friday's large gains induced by a strong U.S. jobs report.
Canopy Growth shares get lift after Constellation executive named new CEO

Canopy Growth shares get lift after Constellation executive named new CEO

Canopy Growth Corp.'s appointment of a veteran Constellation Brands executive as its new chief executive gave the cannabis producer's shares a lift on Monday. Canopy shares gained 14 per cent or $3.45 to $28.
Ontario spending could fall far short of demand in health, education: watchdog

Ontario spending could fall far short of demand in health, education: watchdog

TORONTO — There is a "significant risk" that the Progressive Conservative government's spending plan will fall $5 billion short of what's needed for health and education in the coming years, Ontario's budget watchdog said Monday.
Transcontinental CEO calls bid to ban flyers in Montreal 'incoherent'

Transcontinental CEO calls bid to ban flyers in Montreal 'incoherent'

MONTREAL — A proposal by a Montreal municipal committee to drastically cut down on mail flyers is "insensitive, incoherent and impractical," according to the CEO of Transcontinental Inc.
Correction: Opioids-Sacklers-Tufts story

Correction: Opioids-Sacklers-Tufts story

BOSTON — In a story December 5, 2019, about Tufts University's decision to cut ties with the Sackler family, The Associated Press, relying on information provided by Tufts, erroneously reported that Richard Sackler is a current board member of Purdue
Ex-Fed Chair Volcker dies, tamed inflation with recession

Ex-Fed Chair Volcker dies, tamed inflation with recession

Paul Volcker, who as Federal Reserve chairman in the early 1980s elevated interest rates to historic highs and triggered a recession as the price of quashing double-digit inflation, has died, according to his office. He was 92.