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In rough Olympics, viewers perked up a bit in second week

In rough Olympics, viewers perked up a bit in second week

NEW YORK (AP) — In what was otherwise a rough two weeks in Tokyo for NBC, television viewers responded — at least slightly — to the U.S. Olympic team's strong performance in the second half of the Games.

Auto parts manufacturer Martinrea highlights positive outlook in quarterly report

VAUGHAN, Ont. — Auto parts manufacturer Martinrea said it has a positive long-term outlook as it improved sales and earnings in its second quarter, even as semiconductor supply issues disrupt the auto industry. The Vaughan, Ont.

Federal judge rules against several Indiana abortion laws

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A federal judge ruled Tuesday that several of Indiana’s laws restricting abortion are unconstitutional, including the state’s ban on telemedicine consultations between doctors and women seeking abortions.
Stelco Holdings reports jump in Q2 earnings on higher steel prices

Stelco Holdings reports jump in Q2 earnings on higher steel prices

Stelco Holdings Inc. says it saw a significant jump in earnings in the second quarter as it benefitted from higher steel prices and shipping volumes. The Hamilton-based company, which wholly owns Stelco Inc.
Gas prices will depend on Delta variant's effect on economy: analyst

Gas prices will depend on Delta variant's effect on economy: analyst

Gas price analysts say prices at the pump are still at the whim of the Delta variant of COVID-19, and could rise and fall depending on how the virus spreads.

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 (20,495.74, up 58.32 points.) Enbridge Inc. (TSX:ENB). Energy. Up 46 cents, or 0.93 per cent, to $49.84 on 21.4 million shares.
Energy sector leads S&P/TSX composite higher as oil rises, U.S. stock markets mixed

Energy sector leads S&P/TSX composite higher as oil rises, U.S. stock markets mixed

TORONTO — Rising oil prices helped lift the energy sector in Canada's main stock index on a day where U.S. markets were mixed as concerns about the government tapering stimulus persist.
Big win for $1T infrastructure bill: Dems, GOP come together

Big win for $1T infrastructure bill: Dems, GOP come together

WASHINGTON (AP) — With a robust vote after weeks of fits and starts, the Senate approved a $1 trillion infrastructure plan for states coast to coast on Tuesday, as a rare coalition of Democrats and Republicans joined together to overcome skeptics and
EXPLAINER: Will we need vaccine passports to do fun things?

EXPLAINER: Will we need vaccine passports to do fun things?

NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — Ready to go out on the town before summer ends? In parts of the U.S., you might have to carry your COVID-19 vaccine card or a digital copy to get into restaurants, bars, nightclubs and outdoor music festivals.
CP Rail makes sweetened bid for Kansas City Southern valued at US$31B including debt

CP Rail makes sweetened bid for Kansas City Southern valued at US$31B including debt

CALGARY — The competition between Canada's two major railways for control of Kansas City Southern took another turn Tuesday as Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. sweetened its takeover offer for the U.S. railway.
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