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High-tech indoor farmer AppHarvest starts shipping tomatoes

High-tech indoor farmer AppHarvest starts shipping tomatoes

AppHarvest — an indoor farming company backed by Martha Stewart — thinks the agriculture sector is ripe for disruption. And now, its tomatoes are ripe for eating.
AP source: Cavs move on without troubled Kevin Porter Jr.

AP source: Cavs move on without troubled Kevin Porter Jr.

CLEVELAND — The Cavaliers went to extremes to help forward Kevin Porter Jr. He pushed them too far.
S&P/TSX composite edges higher despite energy trending down on Keystone XL news

S&P/TSX composite edges higher despite energy trending down on Keystone XL news

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index edged higher in a broad-based rally even as energy was pulled down by the prospect of a presidential permit being rescinded for the Keystone XL project. The S&P/TSX composite index closed up 35.
Patient hopes Canada will introduce regulations for treatment with 'magic mushrooms'

Patient hopes Canada will introduce regulations for treatment with 'magic mushrooms'

As the first terminally ill cancer patient in Canada to legally use so-called magic mushrooms to treat anxiety, Thomas Hartle is hopeful that more temporary approvals from the federal government signal a permanent regulatory regime may be in the work
Far-right personality 'Baked Alaska' arrested in riot probe

Far-right personality 'Baked Alaska' arrested in riot probe

WASHINGTON — Far-right media personality Tim Gionet, who calls himself “Baked Alaska,” has been arrested by the FBI for his involvement in the riot at the U.S. Capitol, a law enforcement official told The Associated Press.
Mexico clears general, publishes US evidence against him

Mexico clears general, publishes US evidence against him

MEXICO CITY — Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador has accused the U.S.
UFC bouts return to Fight Island; McGregor back in octagon

UFC bouts return to Fight Island; McGregor back in octagon

UFC docked for a third time at Fight Island, and this time a pair of old rivals are primed to make the trip -- with a few thousand fans set to attend fights for the first time in 10 months. They might cheer the loudest for Conor McGregor.

Mexico clears ex-defence secretary of all US accusations

MEXICO CITY — Mexican prosecutors on Thursday declared completely unfounded the U.S. case against a former defence secretary arrested on drug charges in the United States and then returned under pressure from the Mexican government.

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (17,958.09, up 23.35 points.) Aphria Inc. (TSX:APHA). Health care. Up $2.55, or 20.08 per cent, to $15.25 on 17.9 million shares.
North American stock markets flat ahead of Biden stimulus speech; loonie at 79 cents

North American stock markets flat ahead of Biden stimulus speech; loonie at 79 cents

TORONTO — The loonie climbed to its highest level in nearly three years Thursday on anticipation that a global economic recovery will drive global demand for Canadian commodities. The Canadian dollar traded for 79.