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Iran's supreme leader criticizes US as nuclear talks stalled

Iran's supreme leader criticizes US as nuclear talks stalled

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's supreme leader on Wednesday called the U.S. "stubborn" in stalled nuclear talks in Vienna for discussing Tehran’s missiles and regional influence, likely signaling more trouble ahead for the negotiations.

Here's a list June inflation rates for Canadian provinces

OTTAWA — Canada's national annual inflation rate was 3.1 per cent in June, Statistics Canada says. Here's what happened in the provinces (previous month in brackets): — Newfoundland and Labrador: 3.5 per cent (4.4) — Prince Edward Island: 5.

Here's a list of June inflation rates for selected Canadian cities

OTTAWA — Canada's national annual inflation rate was 3.1 per cent in June, Statistics Canada says.
CGI net income climbs 30 per cent in Q3 to $338.5 million despite revenue dip

CGI net income climbs 30 per cent in Q3 to $338.5 million despite revenue dip

MONTREAL — Information technology firm CGI Inc. is reporting a nearly 30 per cent increase in net income in the third quarter despite lower revenues. The Montreal-based company says it earned $338.5 million or $1.
Leading brands, retailers and restaurants launch producer responsibility organization

Leading brands, retailers and restaurants launch producer responsibility organization

A group of Canada's leading consumer brands, retailers and restaurants have launched a new organization that will help companies comply with new blue box recycling rules in Ontario.
Capitol riot arrest of restaurant owner rattles hometown

Capitol riot arrest of restaurant owner rattles hometown

KANE, Pa. (AP) — A crank caller ordered an “insurrection pizza” from Pauline Bauer’s restaurant. A profane piece of hate mail addressed her as a domestic terrorist. She even became a punchline for Stephen Colbert’s late-night talk show on CBS.
Cost of data breaches in Canada hit new record in 2021: IBM

Cost of data breaches in Canada hit new record in 2021: IBM

CALGARY — The average cost of a data breach in Canada hit a record high last year as companies grappled with new cybersecurity risks during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (20,173.352, up 8.39 points.) Suncor Energy Inc. (TSX:SU). Energy. Down $1.10 or 4.12 per cent, to 25.62 on 7.8 million shares.
NBC's Tokyo Olympics viewership gets off to rough start

NBC's Tokyo Olympics viewership gets off to rough start

NEW YORK (AP) — If there's going to be a surge in viewership interest in the Tokyo Olympics, NBC Universal is still waiting.
AP EXCLUSIVE: Biden mileage rule to exceed Obama climate goal

AP EXCLUSIVE: Biden mileage rule to exceed Obama climate goal

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a major step against climate change , President Joe Biden is proposing a return to aggressive Obama-era vehicle mileage standards over five years, according to industry and government officials briefed on the plan.