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2:58 a.m. Dec. 6, 2021 - Barrons.com
Gold Is a Green Investment. Owning it Can Be Tricky. Gold bullion has virtually no carbon footprint. A couple of gold exchange-traded funds are trying to lure investors concerned about the environment.
5:04 a.m. Nov. 22, 2021 - By Steve Gelsi
Cannabis company High Tide eyes more acquisitions as CEO channels Jeff Bezos for e-commerce inspirationHigh Tide CEO Raj Grover admires Amazon' founder Jeff Bezos and is focusing on building up its online sales ahead of potential U.S. legalization of cannabis
4:41 a.m. Nov. 22, 2021 - By Steve Gelsi
Tokyo Smoke to sell cannabis for pickup in Ontario through Uber Eats websiteCanadian cannabis company Tokyo Smoke said Monday it will be the the first cannabis merchant to list itself using Uber Eats, a unit of Uber Canada . Customers may now place orders for Tokyo Smoke products on Uber Eats and pick up their order at Tokyo Smoke stores in Ontario. Orders will be fulfilled within an hour of the order being placed. Uber Eats built a dedicated section on its digital marketplace for Tokyo Smoke's virtual stores.
6:51 a.m. Nov. 12, 2021 - Barrons.com
Stelco Has a Strong Balance Sheet—and Its Shares Are Cheap Unlike other steelmakers, the Canadian company has been focused on returning cash to shareholders in dividends and stock buybacks.
9:48 a.m. Nov. 6, 2021 - By Alisa Wolfson
6 beautiful lakeside towns where you can buy a home for under $300,000Mortgage rates remain near historic lows, and these lake towns have affordable homes.
3:16 a.m. Nov. 3, 2021 - By Andrew Dickson
Here's the math for Tesla's stock price if it becomes the Apple of car makersApple crushed the once-dominant handset makers and has fat margins. Can Tesla do the same in automaking?
9:31 a.m. Nov. 1, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Canadian snowbirds ready to flock south as U.S. reopens border for land travelCanadians Ian and Heather Stewart are savoring the idea of leaving behind this winter's subzero temperatures when the U.S. reopens its borders to nonessential land travel next week and they launch a long-delayed drive to their seasonal home in Fort Myers, Florida.
1:22 a.m. Oct. 29, 2021 - By Ciara Linnane
WHO is now closely tracking a delta subvariant found in 42 countries to see if it's more transmissibleThe World Health Organization is now closely tracking a subvariant of the delta variant of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 to evaluate whether it is more infectious than the original strain.
1:51 p.m. Oct. 27, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Cheap, generic antidepressant shows promise in treating early COVID-19A cheap antidepressant reduced the need for hospitalization among high-risk adults with COVID-19 in a study hunting for existing drugs that could be repurposed to treat coronavirus.
1:42 a.m. Oct. 27, 2021 - Barrons.com
Twitter and Alphabet Bat Away Fears Over Apple’s Privacy Setting Democrats scramble for ways to fund social spending and climate bill, FDA advisors recommend Covid-19 vaccines for children 5 to 11, China Telecom banned from U.S. market, and other news to start your day.
4:58 a.m. Oct. 6, 2021 - Barrons.com
Boston Scientific to Buy Maker of Heart-Surgery Tools for $1.8 Billion Medical-tech firm Boston Scientific has reached a deal to buy privately held Baylis Medical, which makes tools used in cardiology procedures.
7:34 a.m. Oct. 4, 2021 - Barrons.com
How Steelmaker Stelco's Investor-Friendly CEO Is Boosting the Stock Investors credit Stelco CEO Alan Kestenbaum for helping revive the company after it emerged from bankruptcy in 2017.
4:48 a.m. Sept. 28, 2021 - Barrons.com
Gold Miners Agnico Eagle Mines and Kirkland Lake to Merge. Both Stocks Fall. The merger creates a Canadian gold mining giant with a combined market cap of about $24 billion.
1:00 a.m. Sept. 27, 2021 - Barrons.com
How Facebook Switches Narratives to Put Us on Its Side Narrators like Mark Zuckerberg can reframe what the problem is and redefine who counts as 'us' in a fight between 'us and them,' write Anthea Roberts and Nicholas Lamp.
4:56 a.m. Sept. 18, 2021 - By Jacob Passy
Rents across the country were up 11.5% in August from a year earlier, and in one Florida city they soared nearly 31%Only four markets nationwide didn’t see rental prices reach new record highs.
12:38 p.m. Sept. 13, 2021 - Barrons.com
Cathie Wood Looks to Canada for Bitcoin ETFs. What She Really Wants Is One in the U.S. The star stock picker tweaked the prospectus of her ARK Next Generation Internet ETF so the $5.7 billion fund can hold cryptos through Canadian ETFs.
10:22 a.m. Sept. 11, 2021 - By Dane Jensen
How can you avoid choking as an investor? Plan for the moment the pressure is on youManaging your money effectively requires managing pressure's two root causes: uncertainty and lack of perspective
4:58 a.m. Sept. 11, 2021 - By Mark Hulbert
You ought to favor large-cap stocks through the end of the yearResearch shows that small-cap stocks tend to underperform as the year goes by.
2:46 a.m. Sept. 9, 2021 - Barrons.com
If You Can Buy Only One Cannabis Stock, Consider This One TerrAscend stock will benefit from a recent acquisition and eventual U.S. cannabis reform, says AdvisorShares' Dan Ahrens.
10:45 a.m. Sept. 3, 2021 - By Michael Kaminer
Great Escapes: Toronto, Canada’s Global CityThe soul of this lakeside metropolis—recently declared the fastest-growing city in North America—is in its eclectic and diverse neighborhoods 
12:03 p.m. Sept. 2, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
GM, Ford halt some auto production as chip shortage worsensThe global shortage of computer chips is getting worse, forcing automakers to temporarily close factories including those that build popular pickup trucks.
7:37 a.m. Sept. 2, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Cannabis company TerrAscend moves into Michigan with $545 million all-stock Gage Growth acquisitionTerrAscend will set up shop in its fifth state in a move praised by at least one analyst.
2:54 a.m. Aug. 27, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
'Tinderbox conditions' fuel fire in northern Minnesota national forestCrews have been working on fighting and suppressing wildfires since the spring, and Minnesota's wildfire season is not likely to end until snowfall.
6:17 p.m. Aug. 25, 2021 - By Jillian Berman
Should top executives be held personally liable after for-profit colleges collapse?This week's Extra Credit continues our series examining the downfall of a chain of colleges --- and how they affect students and taxpayers.
11:45 a.m. Aug. 15, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Trudeau triggers Canadian snap election on Sept. 20Prime Minister Justin Trudeau triggered an election Sunday as he seeks to capitalize on Canada being one of the most fully vaccinated countries in the world.
12:27 p.m. Aug. 9, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Canada reopens its border for fully vaccinated U.S. visitorsCanada lifted its prohibition on Americans crossing the border to shop, vacation or visit on Monday while the United States is maintaining similar restrictions for Canadians, part of a bumpy return to normalcy from COVID-19 travel bans.
12:00 a.m. Aug. 9, 2021 - Barrons.com
Americans Are Paying Dearly for the Closed Border with Canada The Canadian government has made strides toward opening the U.S.-Canada border to Americans. So why won't America do the same?
5:45 a.m. Aug. 7, 2021 - By Tonya Garcia
Grill companies Weber and Traeger went public during BBQ season. Data shows one has the financial edgeRapidRatings says the backdrop for 'grilling and chilling' is perfect.
2:00 p.m. Aug. 6, 2021 - Barrons.com
Spinoff Should Help Keep IBM’s Comeback on Track Separation of managed infrastructure services unit is expected this year. Also, Wall Street opinions on Roku, Cerner, Blackbaud, Western Digital, and Restaurant Brands International.
9:09 a.m. Aug. 5, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Quebec to require a vaccine passport in some areas following a spike in casesCanada’s French-speaking province of Quebec plans to impose a vaccine passport following a recent rise in coronavirus infections
5:32 a.m. Aug. 4, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Pandemic travel restrictions separate loved ones around the worldQuintin Sweat and Renée Harrison live only 15 minutes apart by car, with the U.S.-Canada border between them.
5:32 a.m. July 22, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
As wildfire smoke blankets America, here's how to protect yourselfSmoke from wildfires in the western U.S. and Canada is blanketing much of the continent, including thousands of miles away on the East Coast. And experts say the phenomenon is becoming more common as human-caused global warming stokes bigger and more intense blazes.
5:44 p.m. July 15, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Fully vaccinated Americans can travel to Canada starting in mid-AugustPrime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Thursday Canada could start allowing fully vaccinated Americans into Canada as of mid-August for non-essential travel and should be in a position to welcome fully vaccinated travelers from all countries by early September.
4:48 a.m. July 12, 2021 - By Jacob Passy
These cities have the biggest share of homeowners in danger of foreclosureSome mortgage borrowers aren’t out of the woods yet from COVID-related financial challenges.
2:44 a.m. July 12, 2021 - By Jaimy Lee
Pfizer, citing Israeli data that says the delta variant is making its COVID-19 shot less effective, calls for boosters. Medical experts say it's too soon to worry.Israel said the delta variant is blunting the effectiveness of BioNTech and Pfizer’s COVID-19 shot, but how well a vaccine works is going to fluctuate in the real world and a single data point may not tell the whole story.
12:08 p.m. July 6, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Great Lakes drownings have jumped in 2021, according to regional safety groupA total of 978 drownings have been reported in the Great Lakes since 2010.
11:29 a.m. July 5, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Canada, U.S. to ease pandemic border-crossing restrictionsPandemic restrictions on travel between Canada and the U.S. began to loosen Monday for some Canadians, and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said plans to totally reopen the border would be announced over the next few weeks.
3:14 a.m. July 3, 2021 - By Mark DeCambre
One of the largest owners of bitcoin, who reportedly held as much as $1 billion, is dead at 41: reportsBillionaire bitcoin owner Mircea Popescu has reportedly died, leaving behind a cache of virtual currency and a controversial crypto legacy.
3:43 p.m. June 28, 2021 - By Mark DeCambre
Tom Brady's bitcoin play has been a bust, despite his 'laser eyes' offensive. Now the 7-time Super Bowl champ is taking advice Tom Brady thought bitcoin was going to go deep, but it appears that the world's No. 1 crypto asset isn't using the same playbook as the seven-time Super Bowl-champion quarterback.
6:20 p.m. June 27, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
Pacific Northwest roasts under heat wave as all-time records fallForecasters say many Pacific Northwest communities may sweat through the hottest days in their histories as temperatures soar during a heat wave that has sent residents scrambling for relief.
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