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'Wizard of Oz' remake planned with 'Watchmen' director

'Wizard of Oz' remake planned with 'Watchmen' director

NEW YORK — Are we off to see the wizard, the Wonderful Wizard of Oz — again? New Line Cinema is making a new adaptation of “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz,” L.
'Super Bowl,' Queen Latifah's 'Equalizer' top weekly ratings

'Super Bowl,' Queen Latifah's 'Equalizer' top weekly ratings

For the week of Feb. 1 to Feb. 7, the 20 most-watched programs in prime time, their networks and viewership, according to Nielsen figures released Tuesday: 1. Super Bowl LV, CBS, 91.6 million. 2. Super Bowl LV Post-game, CBS, 51.5 million. 3.

United Way Worldwide CEO Gallagher resigns amid turmoil

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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 (18,408.62, up 78.36 points.) The Supreme Cannabis Co. Inc. (TSX:FIRE). Health care. Up 12.5 cents, or 40.98 per cent, to 43 cents on 53.
SNC-Lavalin shares spike after announcing sale of resources oil and gas business

SNC-Lavalin shares spike after announcing sale of resources oil and gas business

SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. shares surged more than 11 per cent after the company took steps to reduce risks by moving away from construction and oil to focus on its engineering services business. The shares gained $2.52 to $25.
Bell abandoning all-sports format at radio stations in Vancouver, Winnipeg, Hamilton

Bell abandoning all-sports format at radio stations in Vancouver, Winnipeg, Hamilton

Bell's decision to dump an all-sports format at three Canadian radio stations is likely all about profit, says one media industry expert.
Health care and technology sectors help lift TSX to another record high

Health care and technology sectors help lift TSX to another record high

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index continued to set records as it was pushed higher Tuesday by big cannabis stocks and an optimistic long-term outlook for the global economy. The S&P/TSX composite index moved up 78.
Air Canada to temporarily cut at least 1,500 jobs, suspend 17 foreign routes

Air Canada to temporarily cut at least 1,500 jobs, suspend 17 foreign routes

MONTREAL — In the latest sign of COVID-19's devastating toll on Canada's aviation sector, Air Canada said Tuesday that it will temporarily lay off 1,500 unionized employees as it cuts more international routes.
Cenovus Energy reports $153M Q4 loss, including $100M Keystone XL charge

Cenovus Energy reports $153M Q4 loss, including $100M Keystone XL charge

CALGARY — The cancellation of the Keystone XL oil export pipeline has resulted in a second oilsands company posting a multimillion-dollar impairment charge in its fourth quarter earnings report. Calgary-based Cenovus Energy Inc.
Shares in cannabis company Tilray up following U.K. supply deal with Grow Pharma

Shares in cannabis company Tilray up following U.K. supply deal with Grow Pharma

NANAIMO, B.C. — Shares in cannabis company Tilray Inc. soared after the announcement of a deal with Grow Pharma to supply medical cannabis in the United Kingdom. Tilray shares were up US$11.43 at US$41.52 in late-morning trading on the Nasdaq market.