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Ex-GE engineer charged with stealing trade secrets for China

ALBANY, N.Y.
Handful of US states are poised to legalize sports betting

Handful of US states are poised to legalize sports betting

HELENA, Mont. — The number of states allowing sports betting is poised to expand.
US expands probe into air bag failures to 12.3M vehicles

US expands probe into air bag failures to 12.3M vehicles

DETROIT — U.S. auto safety regulators have expanded an investigation into malfunctioning air bag controls to include 12.3 million vehicles equipped with bags that may not inflate in a crash.
Trump meets with Twitter CEO amid bias complaints

Trump meets with Twitter CEO amid bias complaints

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said he had a "great meeting" Tuesday with Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, hours after bashing the company and accusing it of not treating him well because he's a Republican.
CP Rail first-quarter profits jump 25 per cent despite winter weather woes

CP Rail first-quarter profits jump 25 per cent despite winter weather woes

Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. missed expectations even though its profits surged 25 per cent during the winter quarter despite lower volumes caused by frigid temperatures and heavy snowfall.

American activist files suit to head off $750-million TransAlta-Brookfield deal

CALGARY — An American activist investor trying to force change at TransAlta Corp. has launched a lawsuit to try to derail the power utility's $750-million partnership deal with Brookfield Renewable Partners.
TSX, S&P 500 and Nasdaq set record highs on strong results and better oil prices

TSX, S&P 500 and Nasdaq set record highs on strong results and better oil prices

TORONTO — Three of North America's stock markets closed at all-time highs Tuesday after getting lifts from strong U.S. corporate results and higher crude oil prices.
Bank of Canada's Poloz expected to signal longer hiatus on interest rates

Bank of Canada's Poloz expected to signal longer hiatus on interest rates

OTTAWA — Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz will give his updated outlook for the economy Wednesday in an appearance that many expect will send stronger signals the interest rate will be on hold for months.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,669.40, up 92.12 points ). Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA). Energy. Up 26 cents, or 2.61 per cent, to $10.24 on 10.6 million shares. Bombardier Inc.
All not in favour of Trump's Buckingham Palace dinner date

All not in favour of Trump's Buckingham Palace dinner date

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump finally has a date on the calendar for a state dinner at Buckingham Palace — a visit more than two years in the making.