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Trading in MEG mixed after it rejects Husky Energy's hostile takeover bid

Trading in MEG mixed after it rejects Husky Energy's hostile takeover bid

CALGARY — MEG Energy Corp. shares rose and fell in choppy trading Thursday after it formally rejected a $3.3-billion hostile takeover offer from oilsands rival Husky Energy Inc.

Mnuchin says he will not attend Saudi investment conference

WASHINGTON — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin says he will not attend an investment conference in Saudi Arabia.
Pot grower Aphria Inc. applies to list on New York Stock Exchange

Pot grower Aphria Inc. applies to list on New York Stock Exchange

LEAMINGTON, Ont. — Licensed producer Aphria Inc. has applied to list its common shares on the New York Stock Exchange. The Leamington, Ont.-based cannabis company submitted its registration statement to U.S. securities regulators today.
Indian gov't minister resigns, denies sex harassment claims

Indian gov't minister resigns, denies sex harassment claims

NEW DELHI — M.J.
Farm-rich Salinas exemplifies California's housing struggles

Farm-rich Salinas exemplifies California's housing struggles

SALINAS, Calif. — Middle-school English teacher Maryam Powers doesn't take vacations. To earn additional money, she picks up an extra period of teaching when she can and mentors new hires.

A look at Salinas, California, farm-rich but unaffordable

SALINAS, Calif. — Here's a look at some key information about Salinas, one of the nation's least affordable metro areas to live. It's a phenomenon that's plaguing California, from its wealthiest areas, to working-class cities like Salinas.
Facebook's election 'war room' takes aim at fake information

Facebook's election 'war room' takes aim at fake information

MENLO PARK, Calif. — In an otherwise innocuous part of Facebook's expansive Silicon Valley campus, a locked door bears a taped-on sign that reads "War Room.
Aurora Cannabis to begin trading on New York Stock Exchange on Oct. 23

Aurora Cannabis to begin trading on New York Stock Exchange on Oct. 23

EDMONTON — Shares in Aurora Cannabis Inc. will begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange next week. The marijuana company says it has been approved for listing on the U.S. market and will start trading on Oct. 23.
Some pot strains sell out on Day 1 in B.C., government says that was expected

Some pot strains sell out on Day 1 in B.C., government says that was expected

KAMLOOPS, B.C.
Very curious, slightly confused, rapper Classified tests limits of cannabis support

Very curious, slightly confused, rapper Classified tests limits of cannabis support

TORONTO — Nova Scotia rapper Classified has been a proponent of smoking marijuana for years, but he says Canada's new legalization laws have left him confused over the ways he's allowed to promote the cannabis lifestyle.