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Fed pulls back economic aid in face of rising uncertainties

Fed pulls back economic aid in face of rising uncertainties

WASHINGTON (AP) — If you find the current economy a bit confusing, don’t worry: So does the nation’s top economic official, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell.
Recipe Unlimited says Q3 results surged from a year ago and nearly doubled from 2019

Recipe Unlimited says Q3 results surged from a year ago and nearly doubled from 2019

VAUGHAN, Ont. — Recipe Unlimited Corp. is reporting a big increase in its third-quarter results with net income surging from last year and nearly doubling its 2019 profits. The Ontario-based restaurant company says it earned $13.

Scaled-down plans announced for renovating Penn Station

NEW YORK (AP) — A new plan to redo New York's aging and much-maligned Penn Station will be less expansive than earlier visions but will still transform North America's busiest rail hub from a commuting hellscape into a transformative experience for t
Manulife Q3 net profit drops due to charge while adjusted earnings increase

Manulife Q3 net profit drops due to charge while adjusted earnings increase

TORONTO — Manulife Financial Corp. says its net profit dropped 23 per cent in its recent quarter as investment gains offset a charge related to lower reinvestment assumptions.
Tourmaline reports $361 million third-quarter profit, record quarterly cash flow

Tourmaline reports $361 million third-quarter profit, record quarterly cash flow

CALGARY — Tourmaline Oil Corp. reported record cash flow and net earnings of $361.1 million in the third quarter of 2021. The Calgary-based company says it earned $1.10 per diluted share in the quarter, compared with $4.
Roll up your sleeves: Kids' turn arrives for COVID-19 shots

Roll up your sleeves: Kids' turn arrives for COVID-19 shots

Hugs with friends. Birthday parties indoors. Pillow fights. Schoolchildren who got their first COVID-19 shots Wednesday said these are the pleasures they look forward to as the U.S. enters a major new phase in fighting the pandemic.
New Orleans trumpeter gets 18 months over charity fraud

New Orleans trumpeter gets 18 months over charity fraud

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Irvin Mayfield, the jazz trumpet player who became a symbol of New Orleans resilience after Hurricane Katrina, was sentenced to 18 months in prison Wednesday for steering charity money meant for public libraries to his personal use
Gucci's star-studded fashion show shines bright in Hollywood

Gucci's star-studded fashion show shines bright in Hollywood

LOS ANGELES (AP) — With stars like Gwyneth Paltrow and Serena Williams sitting in the front row, Alessandro Michele’s nostalgic clothing designs inspired by old Hollywood glam shined just as bright during a Gucci fashion show in Los Angeles.
Spin Master raises 2021 revenue guidance after Q3 results handily beat expectations

Spin Master raises 2021 revenue guidance after Q3 results handily beat expectations

TORONTO — Spin Master Corp. raised its sales guidance for the year after handily beating expectations with third-quarter profits soaring 56 per cent as revenues hit a record high. The Toronto-based toy company, which reports in U.S.
Panel: All US adults under 60 should get hepatitis B shots

Panel: All US adults under 60 should get hepatitis B shots

NEW YORK (AP) — A government advisory committee on Wednesday recommended that all U.S. adults younger than 60 be vaccinated against hepatitis B, because progress against the liver-damaging disease has stalled.