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Felicity Huffman starts serving prison time in college scam

Felicity Huffman starts serving prison time in college scam

SAN FRANCISCO — "Desperate Housewives" star Felicity Huffman — aka inmate No.
Only 3 returning big network shows see rise in live viewers

Only 3 returning big network shows see rise in live viewers

NEW YORK — ABC's sophomore drama "A Million Little Things," reality show "Shark Tank" and the Fox first-responders drama "9-1-1" have something in common that they can take pride in.
Berkshire Hathaway firm announces launch of $200-million Alberta wind power farm

Berkshire Hathaway firm announces launch of $200-million Alberta wind power farm

CALGARY — A company linked to American investment guru Warren Buffett says it will break ground on a $200-million, 117.6-megawatt wind farm in southeastern Alberta next year.

Ontario Cannabis Store considers private sector involvement in pot distribution

TORONTO — The Ontario Cannabis Store said Tuesday it will launch consultations aimed at getting the private sector more involved in marijuana storage and delivery.
CannTrust to destroy $77 million of plants and inventory, prompting share jump

CannTrust to destroy $77 million of plants and inventory, prompting share jump

VAUGHAN, Ont. — CannTrust Holdings Inc. shares shot higher Tuesday after the pot producer announced it will destroy $77 million worth of cannabis plants and inventory as part of its efforts to comply with Health Canada regulations.
TSX ekes out small gain despite weakness in energy and materials sectors

TSX ekes out small gain despite weakness in energy and materials sectors

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index eked out a small gain on the first day of trading after the Thanksgiving holiday, while U.S. markets rose on positive earnings reports. The S&P/TSX composite index closed up 3.23 points at 16,418.39.
Aritzia says Q2 net income up 19 per cent to $17.9M after online sales boost

Aritzia says Q2 net income up 19 per cent to $17.9M after online sales boost

VANCOUVER — Clothing retailer Aritzia Inc. says net income rose by about 19 per cent in its last quarter compared with a year earlier as it expanded its online sales and store count. The Vancouver-based company reported net income of $17.

PETA takes Toronto to court over removal of anti-Canada Goose ads

TORONTO — The City of Toronto violated an animal welfare organization's right to free expression when a company contracted by the city took down the group's anti-Canada Goose ads, court heard Tuesday.
Hearing on Toronto's short-term rentals rules set to wrap Tuesday

Hearing on Toronto's short-term rentals rules set to wrap Tuesday

TORONTO — A hearing on the future of Toronto's rules covering short-term rentals like Airbnb is set to wrap up Tuesday.
Shares of Aphria jump as cannabis company reports $16.4M Q1 profit

Shares of Aphria jump as cannabis company reports $16.4M Q1 profit

Shares of Aphria Inc. jumped by as much as 18 per cent as the cannabis company reported a profit of $16.4 million in its latest quarter — its second consecutive quarter of profitable growth. The Leamington, Ont.