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Asian shares tumble as US-China trade war renews uncertainty

Asian shares tumble as US-China trade war renews uncertainty

TOKYO — Asian shares tumbled Monday after the latest escalation in the U.S.-China trade war renewed uncertainties about global economies, as well as questions over what President Donald Trump might say next.
'Angel Has Fallen' tops box office with $21.3 million debut

'Angel Has Fallen' tops box office with $21.3 million debut

NEW YORK — "Angel Has Fallen" easily topped the box office with a $21.3 million debut, according to studio estimates Sunday, as the action sequel became the latest mid-budget release to find modest success in the often quiet late summer.
Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

TORONTO — Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week: G7 meeting wraps up The meeting of G7 leaders in Biarritz, France, wraps up on Monday.
Victoria-firm makes do-it-yourself cannabis gummies kits, just add legal oil

Victoria-firm makes do-it-yourself cannabis gummies kits, just add legal oil

Canadian consumers don't have to wait until mid-December to legally consume some cannabis-infused gummies — if they're willing to make some themselves.
Companies push ahead on pot gummy plans despite hazy regulations

Companies push ahead on pot gummy plans despite hazy regulations

TORONTO — Chewy, colourful cannabis-infused gummies in bright colours and in the shape of animals or creatures are among the best-selling edible pot products on the black market — but Canadians shouldn't expect them on legal shelves.
Disney Legends honour prompts Robert Downey Jr. pot story

Disney Legends honour prompts Robert Downey Jr. pot story

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Robert Downey Jr. says he had a wild Disneyland ride in his younger days.
Obi-Wan, Lizzie McGuire join new Disney Plus platform

Obi-Wan, Lizzie McGuire join new Disney Plus platform

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Ewan McGregor is reprising his "Star Wars" role as Obi-Wan Kenobi in a new series, one of the many splashy projects that Disney is banking on to make its new streaming platform competitive.
'Our bigger enemy': Trump escalates attack on Fed chief

'Our bigger enemy': Trump escalates attack on Fed chief

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump launched a furious and highly personal Twitter attack Friday against the Federal Reserve and Chairman Jerome Powell, fuming that the Fed once more "did NOTHING!" and wondering who is "our bigger enemy" — Powell or
Illinois patient's death may be first in US tied to vaping

Illinois patient's death may be first in US tied to vaping

CHICAGO — Health officials said Friday that an Illinois patient who contracted a serious lung disease after vaping has died and that they consider it the first death in the United States linked to the smoking alternative that has become popular with
Walmart, Tesla pause in legal fight over fiery solar panels

Walmart, Tesla pause in legal fight over fiery solar panels

NEW YORK — Walmart said Friday that is working on a resolution with Tesla after the retailing giant sued the electric car company's energy division for installing rooftop solar panels that caught fire.