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Japan leader says SKorea cancelling intel deal damages trust

Japan leader says SKorea cancelling intel deal damages trust

TOKYO — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday said South Korea's decision to cancel a deal to share military intelligence is damaging mutual trust, and he vowed to work closely with the U.S. for regional peace.
Acadian Timber shares fall after Brookfield sells its 45% stake to Macer

Acadian Timber shares fall after Brookfield sells its 45% stake to Macer

Shares in Acadian Timber Corp. continued to drop in value two days after Brookfield Asset Management Inc. said it sold its 45 per cent stake in the timberland operator to privately held Macer Forest Holdings Inc. of Toronto.

Apple wants people to know how to clean its new credit card

SAN FRANCISCO — Apple believes some of its zealous customers will treasure its new titanium credit card so much that they will spend time polishing its white finish.

Peppa Pig to get new owner: GI Joe maker Hasbro

NEW YORK — Hasbro is going whole hog on Peppa Pig. The maker of Monopoly and GI Joe will pay about $4 billion to buy Entertainment One Ltd.
TSX moves lower on signals about interest rate cuts from Federal Reserve

TSX moves lower on signals about interest rate cuts from Federal Reserve

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index closed lower amid signals about interest rates ahead of a key speech Friday by the Federal Reserve chairman.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,253.46, down 55.77 points ). Belo Sun Mining Corp. (TSX:BSX). Materials. Up 11 cents, or 33.85 per cent, to 43.5 cents on 21.
CIBC hikes dividend as it reports third-quarter profit rise, beating estimates

CIBC hikes dividend as it reports third-quarter profit rise, beating estimates

TORONTO — The Canadian Imperial Bank Of Commerce hiked its dividend and reported a two per cent rise in its third-quarter net income to beat analyst estimates.
Businessman-art collector Leonard A. Lauder writing memoir

Businessman-art collector Leonard A. Lauder writing memoir

NEW YORK — Leonard A. Lauder, chairman emeritus of the Estee Lauder Companies, is working on a memoir about the cosmetics company that his mother founded and he helped build into an international empire.
Statistics Canada reports wholesale sales up 0.6 per cent in June

Statistics Canada reports wholesale sales up 0.6 per cent in June

OTTAWA — Statistics Canada says wholesale sales climbed 0.6 per cent to $64.1 billion in June following a drop of 1.9 per cent in May. Economists had expected an increase of 0.
Estate planning for Fido: How to make sure pets live the good life if you go

Estate planning for Fido: How to make sure pets live the good life if you go

If four-year-old Gracie's parents die, a trusted family member receives $10,000 from their estate to care for the Bernese Mountain Dog and poodle mix.