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Hillary Clinton pays tribute to late CEO of Simon & Schuster

NEW YORK — Hillary Clinton is mourning the death of Simon & Schuster CEO Carolyn Reidy, whose publishing house has been working with Clinton since she was first lady in the 1990s.
Happy golfers, anxious commuters as England eases lockdown

Happy golfers, anxious commuters as England eases lockdown

LONDON — The sound of crisply struck golf balls could be heard in England for the first time in nearly two months as courses reopened Wednesday, part of a modest easing of coronavirus lockdown restrictions.
US wholesale prices drop record 1.3% in April

US wholesale prices drop record 1.3% in April

WASHINGTON — Wholesale prices slid a record 1.3% in April led by a 19% plunge in the cost of energy, further signalling the potential threat of deflation in the United States.
Sony's profits dive as stores, cinemas close during pandemic

Sony's profits dive as stores, cinemas close during pandemic

TOKYO — Japanese electronics and entertainment company Sony Corp. reported Wednesday that its quarterly profit tumbled as the coronavirus pandemic delayed music and movie releases and disrupted product supply chains.
Fauci warns: More death, econ damage if US reopens too fast

Fauci warns: More death, econ damage if US reopens too fast

WASHINGTON — The U.S.
Virus consipracy-theory video shows challenges for big tech

Virus consipracy-theory video shows challenges for big tech

CHICAGO — One by one, tech companies across Silicon Valley scrambled to take down a slickly produced video of a discredited researcher peddling a variety of conspiracy theories about the coronavirus. It was all too late.
Boeing goes another month without a single airliner order

Boeing goes another month without a single airliner order

Boeing failed to sell a single commercial airplane but saw orders for 108 planes cancelled in April as a sharp drop in air travel erased any demand among airlines for new jetliners.
Teck CEO defends strategy at mining conference as investors launch criticism

Teck CEO defends strategy at mining conference as investors launch criticism

The CEO of Teck Resources Ltd. defended his company's growth strategy on Tuesday as dissident shareholders criticized what they called "underperforming" investments in coal and oilsands.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (14,881.16, down 222.06 points.) Manulife Financial Corp. (TSX:MFC). Financials. Down 19 cents, or 1.11 per cent, to $16.94 on 28.

'60 Minutes' wins ratings, President Trump's attention

NEW YORK — “60 Minutes” managed to win the week's ratings competition and attract the attention of President Donald Trump on the same week. With 9.