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With selfie, El Salvador's leader urges UN to embrace tech

With selfie, El Salvador's leader urges UN to embrace tech

The way El Salvador's president sees it, he just snapped a selfie worth a thousand words at the U.N. General Assembly.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange ( 16,790.40, up 6.11 points). NextSource Materials Inc. (TSX:NEXT). Materials. Down 2.5 cents, or 45.45 per cent, to three cents on 18.

Fox network, sports channels go dark for Dish customers

NEW YORK — Fox's cable sports networks and some local Fox stations have gone dark for customers of satellite TV provider Dish because of a dispute over the networks' cost.

Rogers creating 350 jobs next year at new call centre in Kelowna, B.C.

KELOWNA, B.C. — Rogers Communications is opening a new customer call centre in Kelowna, B.C., that the company says will create 350 jobs.
Future of auto retail is online, but showrooms to stay, Hyundai Canada CEO says

Future of auto retail is online, but showrooms to stay, Hyundai Canada CEO says

TORONTO — The head of Hyundai Canada says the future of car buying is online, up to a point.
Banks battle it out in health-care sector as Ontario doctors launch own solution

Banks battle it out in health-care sector as Ontario doctors launch own solution

TORONTO — The doctor's office has become a fierce battleground for Canada's biggest banks.
Marvel Studios chief Kevin Feige developing 'Star Wars' film

Marvel Studios chief Kevin Feige developing 'Star Wars' film

LOS ANGELES — Marvel Studios chief Kevin Feige is teaming up with Lucasfilm to develop a new "Star Wars" film.
Air Canada CFO says it could navigate a recession better than 10 years ago

Air Canada CFO says it could navigate a recession better than 10 years ago

MONTREAL — Air Canada is better prepared for a potential recession than it was for the financial crisis a decade ago, which plunged the company into five consecutive years of losses, says its second in command.
Dying without a will can expose families to financial hardships, say experts

Dying without a will can expose families to financial hardships, say experts

TORONTO — Dying without a will is a selfish decision that can add financial hardship to families suffering with grief, legal experts say.
NSLC survey finds 1 in 4 adult Nova Scotians bought cannabis legally

NSLC survey finds 1 in 4 adult Nova Scotians bought cannabis legally

HALIFAX — A new survey from the Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation suggests that one in four adults in the province has bought legal cannabis — and 20 per cent of those buyers were new to the drug.