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Ex-US Sen. Mike Enzi of Wyoming dies after bicycle accident

Ex-US Sen. Mike Enzi of Wyoming dies after bicycle accident

GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — Retired Sen. Mike Enzi, a Wyoming Republican known as a consensus-builder in an increasingly polarized Washington, has died. He was 77.
Koreas restore communication channels, agree to improve ties

Koreas restore communication channels, agree to improve ties

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The leaders of North and South Korea restored suspended communication channels between them and agreed to improve ties, both governments said Tuesday, amid a 2 1/2 year-stalemate in U.S.
WestJet signs code share agreement with Dutch airline KLM

WestJet signs code share agreement with Dutch airline KLM

CALGARY — WestJet Airlines has expanded an existing code-share agreement with KLM Royal Dutch Airlines.

Brookfield Asset Management completes privatization of Brookfield Property partners

CALGARY — Brookfield Asset Management Inc. says it has closed a deal to acquire the remaining stake in Brookfield Property Partners.
StatCan data shows youth unemployment rates have risen during the COVID-19 pandemic.

StatCan data shows youth unemployment rates have risen during the COVID-19 pandemic.

HALIFAX — New data from Statistics Canada shows that while youth unemployment has risen during the COVID-19 pandemic, finding full-time work has been increasingly precarious since the late 1980s.

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (20,164.96, down 23.47 points.) Brookfield Property Partners LP. (TSX:BPY.UN). Real Estate. Down $0.15, or 0.64 per cent, to $23.29 on 15.
MDA gets $35.3 million contract from Canadian Space Agency for Canadarm 3 components

MDA gets $35.3 million contract from Canadian Space Agency for Canadarm 3 components

BRAMPTON, Ont. — The Canadian Space Agency has awarded a contract worth $35.3 million to MDA Ltd. to design a key component of Canadarm 3.
North American markets take a breather Monday in advance of heavy earnings week

North American markets take a breather Monday in advance of heavy earnings week

TORONTO — North American stock markets were relatively quiet Monday in advance of a flood of earnings reports from major U.S. and Canadian companies expected later this week. The S&P/TSX composite index was down 23.47 points at 20,164.96.
VA requires COVID-19 vaccination for health care workers

VA requires COVID-19 vaccination for health care workers

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Department of Veterans Affairs on Monday became the first major federal agency to require health care workers to get COVID-19 vaccines, as the aggressive delta variant spreads across the nation and some communities report troubl
Cruise ships 101: Industry plagued by pandemic outbreaks plots comeback

Cruise ships 101: Industry plagued by pandemic outbreaks plots comeback

HALIFAX — It was an outbreak that captivated the world. In early 2020 the gleaming Diamond Princess cruise ship became the epicentre of the COVID-19 pandemic outside of China.