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Simplii joins BMO in offering free credit monitoring after potential breach

Simplii joins BMO in offering free credit monitoring after potential breach

TORONTO — CIBC's direct banking brand Simplii Financial has joined BMO in offering free credit monitoring for tens of thousands of customers whose personal and financial information may have been accessed by "fraudsters.
Satisfaction rises among Air Canada, WestJet passengers, says J.D. Power survey

Satisfaction rises among Air Canada, WestJet passengers, says J.D. Power survey

MONTREAL — A J.D. Power survey says passenger satisfaction with the performance of Canada's two largest airlines has grown in the past year.
US economic growth revised down to 2.2 per cent rate in Q1

US economic growth revised down to 2.2 per cent rate in Q1

WASHINGTON — The U.S. economy grew at a weaker 2.2 per cent annual rate in the first three months of the year, as consumers and businesses slowed their spending.
Stocks recover their poise as Italy concerns abate

Stocks recover their poise as Italy concerns abate

LONDON — Stock markets recovered their poise Wednesday amid hopes for a resolution in Italy's political turmoil that may put a halt to talk of another election this year. KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, Germany's DAX climbed 0.
National Bank second-quarter profit up from year ago, raises dividend

National Bank second-quarter profit up from year ago, raises dividend

MONTREAL — National Bank of Canada raised its quarterly dividend as it reported its second-quarter profit improved more than 10 per cent compared with a year ago and beat expectations.

Laurentian Bank says mortgage issues now resolved

MONTREAL — Laurentian Bank says it has successfully resolved issues related to mortgage loans sold to an unnamed lender.
Tesla in Autopilot mode crashes into California police car

Tesla in Autopilot mode crashes into California police car

LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. — Authorities say a Tesla sedan in Autopilot mode has crashed into a parked police cruiser in Southern California. Police Sgt. Jim Cota says the officer was not in the cruiser during the crash Tuesday in Laguna Beach.
Broadway's box office booms, with grosses and attendance up

Broadway's box office booms, with grosses and attendance up

NEW YORK — Broadway grosses have hit another record high this season by pulling in $1.7 billion, fueled by fervent demand to see such draws as Bruce Springsteen, Bette Midler and a grown-up Harry Potter.

Indigo says annual earnings up to $21.8 million on more general merchandise sales

TORONTO — Indigo Books & Music Inc. says it earned $21.8 million last year in an improvement from a year earlier but below analyst expectations. The net income for the year ending March 31, amounting to 81 cents per share, was up from $20.
In 'Solo' stumble, a crossroads for Disney's 'Star Wars'

In 'Solo' stumble, a crossroads for Disney's 'Star Wars'

NEW YORK — The reaches of the galaxy far, far away might not be quite as vast as previously thought.