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'Avengers: Endgame' obliterates records with $1.2B opening

'Avengers: Endgame' obliterates records with $1.2B opening

NEW YORK — The universe belongs to Marvel. "Avengers: Endgame" shattered the record for biggest opening weekend with an estimated $350 million in ticket sales domestically and $1.
Greyhound replacements find tough road to prosperity in Western Canada

Greyhound replacements find tough road to prosperity in Western Canada

CALGARY — Six months after Greyhound Canada shut down most of its service in Western Canada and northern Ontario, the companies that stepped in to take its place say they still face a rough road full of unexpected turns.

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: RBI respite? Restaurant Brands International Inc. releases its first quarter financial results on Monday.
Striking Chicago musicians approve 5-year contract

Striking Chicago musicians approve 5-year contract

CHICAGO — Musicians at the Chicago Symphony Orchestra have approved a new contract, a key step to ending a nearly seven-week strike. The Chicago Federation of Musicians says the five-year deal includes a 13.
The (new) drug store: Canadian pharmacies grapple with medical marijuana sales rules

The (new) drug store: Canadian pharmacies grapple with medical marijuana sales rules

The Canadian Medical Association is questioning why there needs to be a separate medical marijuana distribution stream, but that is not stopping Canadian pharmacies from exploring ways to sell medical marijuana to authorized users in the lead-up to t
Kinder Morgan Canada shareholders to net $1.2 billion on sale

Kinder Morgan Canada shareholders to net $1.2 billion on sale

Ian Anderson now heads the new government-owned Trans Mountain Corporation