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Shares in Nuvei plunge after report by short seller Spruce Point Capital Management

Shares in Nuvei plunge after report by short seller Spruce Point Capital Management

MONTREAL — Shares in Nuvei Corp. were down 40 per cent after a critical report on the company by short-seller Spruce Point Capital Management. Nuvei shares were down $49.83 at $72.
S&P/TSX composite down nearly 100 points, U.S. stock markets mixed

S&P/TSX composite down nearly 100 points, U.S. stock markets mixed

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index was down nearly 100 points in late-morning trading as the industrial and technology sectors fell, while U.S. stock markets were mixed. The S&P/TSX composite index was down 96.98 points at 21,065.67.
Cenovus Energy plans $2.6 billion to $3 billion capital spending budget for 2022

Cenovus Energy plans $2.6 billion to $3 billion capital spending budget for 2022

CALGARY — Cenovus Energy Inc. has increased its capital spending budget for next year, against the backdrop of a global commodity boom that has pushed Canadian oil production to all-time record levels.

'To Die For' inspiration Pamela Smart asks chance at freedom

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Review: Neil Young's full moon fever shines in 'Barn'

Review: Neil Young's full moon fever shines in 'Barn'

“Barn,” Neil Young & Crazy Horse (Reprise Records) Ever wonder what Neil Young and his longtime bandmates Crazy Horse would sound like in a restored 19th century barn out in the middle of nowhere under a full moon? Wait no longer, “Barn” is here.
US businesses advertised near-record 11 million open jobs

US businesses advertised near-record 11 million open jobs

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers posted 11 million open jobs in October, nearly matching a record high reached in July and a sign that companies were confident enough in the economy to expand.
Bank of Canada keeps key interest rate target on hold at 0.25 per cent

Bank of Canada keeps key interest rate target on hold at 0.25 per cent

OTTAWA — The Bank of Canada is keeping its key interest rate target on hold at its rock-bottom level of 0.25 per cent.
Giant Christmas tree outside Fox News headquarters set afire

Giant Christmas tree outside Fox News headquarters set afire

NEW YORK (AP) — A man was charged with arson and other crimes Wednesday for setting fire to a 50-foot (15-meter) Christmas tree in front of Fox News headquarters in midtown Manhattan, police said. The artificial tree outside of the News Corp.
Companies in race to develop sustainable jet fuel in face of climate crisis

Companies in race to develop sustainable jet fuel in face of climate crisis

CALGARY — When United Airlines flew a plane full of passengers from Chicago to Washington, D.C. on Dec. 1, it did it with one engine 100 per cent powered by fuel made from corn sugar. It was a historic first, according to the airline.
Cannabis company Tilray buys Breckenridge Distillery in move to grow U.S. business

Cannabis company Tilray buys Breckenridge Distillery in move to grow U.S. business

TORONTO — Cannabis company Tilray Inc. says it has signed a deal to buy Breckenridge Distillery, a Colorado-based producer of whiskey and other spirits. Financial terms of the agreement were not immediately available.