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Elon Musk sues OpenAI and CEO Sam Altman, claiming betrayal of its goal to benefit humanity

Elon Musk sues OpenAI and CEO Sam Altman, claiming betrayal of its goal to benefit humanity

Elon Musk is suing OpenAI and its CEO Sam Altman over what he says is a betrayal of the ChatGPT maker's founding aims of benefiting humanity rather than pursuing profits.
AtkinsRéalis to sell Linxon joint venture after beating earnings expectations

AtkinsRéalis to sell Linxon joint venture after beating earnings expectations

MONTREAL — AtkinsRéalis chief executive Ian Edwards announced the engineering firm is looking to sell its money-losing joint venture with Hitachi Energy after beating earnings expectations and notching a record services backlog last quarter.
CMHC says first-time homebuyer incentive discontinued

CMHC says first-time homebuyer incentive discontinued

OTTAWA — Canada's housing agency says it is ending the first-time homebuyer incentive program. Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says the deadline for new or updated submissions to the program is midnight eastern time on March 21.
S&P/TSX composite up more than 200 points as price of oil rises

S&P/TSX composite up more than 200 points as price of oil rises

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index was up more than 200 points in late-morning trading, helped by strength in the energy stocks as the price of oil moved higher. The S&P/TSX composite index was up 216.53 points at 21,580.14.
Movie Review: The colossal melancholy of Ceylan's 'About Dry Grasses'

Movie Review: The colossal melancholy of Ceylan's 'About Dry Grasses'

Nuri Bilge Ceylan makes long films , by movie standards, but short ones by Russian literature standards. There may be no filmmaker more consciously working in a novelistic tradition.
With trash bins now required in NYC, only the rats are sorry to see the garbage piles go

With trash bins now required in NYC, only the rats are sorry to see the garbage piles go

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City's tradition of piling garbage bags on the sidewalk for pickup is going the way of the dinosaur.
Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar

Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar

The Top 20 Global Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows Worldwide.
Grammy-winning Iranian singer, awarded over Mahsa Amini protest anthem, sentenced to prison

Grammy-winning Iranian singer, awarded over Mahsa Amini protest anthem, sentenced to prison

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — An Iranian singer who won a Grammy presented by U.S. first lady Jill Biden has been sentenced to more than three years in prison over his anthem supporting the 2022 protests over the death of Mahsa Amini.
MEG Energy promotes chief operating officer Darlene Gates to chief executive

MEG Energy promotes chief operating officer Darlene Gates to chief executive

CALGARY — MEG Energy Corp. is promoting Darlene Gates to the role of chief executive. The oilsands company says Gates, who is the company's chief operating officer, will take over the top job on May 1 when Derek Evans steps down from the role.
An Oscars comeback? How the film academy went global and found its footing again

An Oscars comeback? How the film academy went global and found its footing again

For a few years, the Oscars looked to be hanging on by a thread. Viewership was plummeting . The pandemic didn't help.