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Stocks rise in extended rally, clawing back more ground

Stocks rise in extended rally, clawing back more ground

NEW YORK — The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed more than 800 points and the S&P 500 had its best day in more than two years Tuesday as the market clawed back more of the ground it lost in a miserable several weeks on Wall Street.
Deal back on? Elon Musk gets closer to buying Twitter

Deal back on? Elon Musk gets closer to buying Twitter

The tumultuous saga of Elon Musk's on-again off-again purchase of Twitter took a turn toward a conclusion Tuesday after the mercurial Tesla CEO proposed to buy the company at the originally agreed-on price of $44 billion .
S&P/TSX composite up almost 500 points in broad-based rally, U.S. markets also up

S&P/TSX composite up almost 500 points in broad-based rally, U.S. markets also up

TORONTO — A broad-based rally pushed Canada's main stock index up by almost 500 points Tuesday, in a continued strong start to the final quarter of the year buoyed by hopes that central banks’ rate hikes are having their intended effect.
Retreating Russians leave their comrades' bodies behind

Retreating Russians leave their comrades' bodies behind

LYMAN, Ukraine (AP) — Russian troops abandoned a key Ukrainian city so rapidly that they left the bodies of their comrades in the streets, offering more evidence Tuesday of Moscow's latest military defeat as it struggles to hang on to four regions of

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (19,370.99, up 489.80 points.) Toronto-Dominion Bank. (TSX:TD). Financials. Up $1.62, or 1.88 per cent, to $87.99 on 15.7 million shares.
New rules coming for mortgage brokers following B.C.'s money laundering probe

New rules coming for mortgage brokers following B.C.'s money laundering probe

VICTORIA — The British Columbia government is bringing in new laws to replace the outdated Mortgage Brokers Act as it follows recommendations from an inquiry into money laundering.
RBC buys billing firm MDBilling.ca for undisclosed sum in latest health care push

RBC buys billing firm MDBilling.ca for undisclosed sum in latest health care push

TORONTO — Royal Bank said Tuesday that it has bought MDBilling.ca, a cloud-based platform that automates medical billing for Canadian physicians, in the latest move by banks to provide financial services to the sector.
'This is big for us': Local businesses cheer on Blue Jays' playoff run

'This is big for us': Local businesses cheer on Blue Jays' playoff run

TORONTO — A clinched playoff spot with home-field advantage for the Toronto Blue Jays will bring a much-needed boost to businesses in Toronto and across Canada this fall.
HSBC considering potential multibillion-dollar sale of Canadian business

HSBC considering potential multibillion-dollar sale of Canadian business

TORONTO — HSBC Bank Canada is up for a potential sale as global banking giant HSBC Holdings Plc faces pressure to shake up operations from its largest shareholder.
Louis Vuitton's 'blow up' show caps energetic fashion season

Louis Vuitton's 'blow up' show caps energetic fashion season

PARIS (AP) — The funfair lights at Louis Vuitton shone as brightly as the starry front row Tuesday for the vibrant and infectious spring collection from Nicolas Ghesquiere that capped Paris Fashion Week.