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UK fans flocked to TV to watch Princess Eugenie's wedding

UK fans flocked to TV to watch Princess Eugenie's wedding

LONDON — The royal wedding of Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank was a big hit in terms of British TV viewership. ITV said Saturday that it added roughly 2.
IMF-World Bank ends meetings with call to brace for risks

IMF-World Bank ends meetings with call to brace for risks

NUSA DUA, Indonesia — Global financial leaders wrapped up an annual meeting of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank on Saturday by urging countries to brace for potential risks from trade disputes and other tensions.
Facebook: Hackers accessed personal data from 29M accounts

Facebook: Hackers accessed personal data from 29M accounts

NEW YORK — Facebook says hackers accessed a wide swath of information — ranging from emails and phone numbers to more personal details like sites visited and places checked into — from millions of accounts as part of a security breach the company dis

Tech stock rally helps snap losing streak as rough week ends

NEW YORK — Stocks rebounded Friday, clawing back some of the week's steep losses, but the turbulent trading of the last few days left no doubt that the relative calm the markets enjoyed all summer had been shattered. Major U.S.

Walmart buys online lingerie retailer Bare Necessities

NEW YORK — Walmart says it's buying online lingerie retailer Bare Necessities, the latest acquisition in its niche-brand buying spree.
Interfor cutting back B.C. Interior production as lumber prices plunge

Interfor cutting back B.C. Interior production as lumber prices plunge

VANCOUVER — Interfor Corp. plans to cut production by about 20 per cent across its sawmills in the B.C. Interior as it faces declining lumber prices and higher log costs.
Deciem CEO removed after successful intervention by investor Estee Lauder

Deciem CEO removed after successful intervention by investor Estee Lauder

TORONTO — The founder of Deciem, the self-professed "Abnormal Beauty Company," saw his reign at the Toronto cosmetics brand come to an unusual end on Friday.
TSX ends five-day losing streak while U.S. markets make up some losses

TSX ends five-day losing streak while U.S. markets make up some losses

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index snapped a five-day losing streak on Friday while U.S. markets made up some of the lost ground on a recovery in tech stocks. Despite a strong U.S.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (15,414.29, up 97.16 points). Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Up $1.09, or 8.64 per cent, to $13.71 on 35.2 million shares.
Non-medical cannabis worth $3.3 billion to Canada's economy in 2016: StatCan

Non-medical cannabis worth $3.3 billion to Canada's economy in 2016: StatCan

OTTAWA — The illegal production and consumption of non-medical cannabis was worth about $3.3 billion in 2016, according to a Statistics Canada analysis of the underground economy.