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Macy's Parade balloon inflation hours changing this year

Macy's Parade balloon inflation hours changing this year

New York police say the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade balloon inflation viewing will end two hours earlier this year and anyone attending must be screened.
Toronto stock index makes meagre gain, as energy and gold sectors weigh

Toronto stock index makes meagre gain, as energy and gold sectors weigh

TORONTO — Gains in the health-care and telecommunications sectors helped prevent Canada's main stock index from falling into the red Monday, as energy and gold shares weighed. The S&P/TSX composite index added 5.83 points to 16,004.40.
Aurora to go hostile with CanniMed offer after failing to reach deal with board

Aurora to go hostile with CanniMed offer after failing to reach deal with board

TORONTO — Aurora Cannabis Inc. plans to bypass CanniMed Therapeutics Inc.'s management and go directly to shareholders with its unsolicited all-stock takeover offer, after the company's board ignored its proposal.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,004.40, up 5.83 points) Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Up 34 cents, or 6.17 per cent, to $5.85 on 15.7 million shares.

Tyson Foods: New facility in Tennessee to create 1,500 jobs

HUMBOLDT, Tenn. — Tyson Foods Inc. plans to build a new chicken production complex in Tennessee, a $300 million project that is expected to create more than 1,500 jobs when the facility begins operations in late 2019, the company said Monday.
'We are very pleased:' Notley says Nebraska's Keystone OK means energy security

'We are very pleased:' Notley says Nebraska's Keystone OK means energy security

TORONTO — Alberta Premier Rachel Notley says Nebraska's decision to allow TransCanada's Keystone XL pipeline to run through that state brings North America closer to greater energy security.
Forbes names Beyonce music's highest-earning woman

Forbes names Beyonce music's highest-earning woman

NEW YORK — Forbes has crowned Beyonce as the highest paid woman in music. Forbes magazine says the singer earned $105 million over a yearlong period stretching from June 2016 to June of this year.
Alternative Keystone XL route gets approved in Nebraska

Alternative Keystone XL route gets approved in Nebraska

LINCOLN, Neb. — Nebraska regulators approved an alternative route Monday for the proposed Keystone XL pipeline. It was the last major regulatory hurdle facing project operator TransCanada Corp.
Santa's in town? You need an appointment this year

Santa's in town? You need an appointment this year

NEW YORK — Santa Claus may be coming to town, but you'll need a reservation to see him. At Macy's flagship store on 34th Street in New York, a chance to sit on Saint Nick's lap is by appointment only this year, for the first time ever.

New York Times reporter suspended for harassment probe

NEW YORK — The New York Times says it has suspended White House reporter Glenn Thrush while it investigates charges that he made unwanted advances on young women while he worked as a reporter at Politico.