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MDA reports fourth-quarter profit and revenue up from year ago

BRAMPTON, Ont. — MDA Ltd. reported a fourth-quarter profit of $13.5 million, up from $8.8 million a year earlier, as its revenue rose 10 per cent.
National Bank reports $922M Q1 profit, up from $876M a year ago

National Bank reports $922M Q1 profit, up from $876M a year ago

MONTREAL — National Bank of Canada reported a first-quarter profit of $922 million, up from $876 million a year earlier, as its revenue rose across its business. The Montreal-based bank said Wednesday the profit amounted to $2.
RBC reports $3.58B Q1 profit, provisions for credit losses up from year ago

RBC reports $3.58B Q1 profit, provisions for credit losses up from year ago

TORONTO — Royal Bank of Canada reported a first-quarter profit of $3.58 billion, up from $3.13 billion a year earlier, as the money it set aside for bad loans rose. The bank said Wednesday the profit amounted to $2.
Ned Blackhawk’s 'The Rediscovery of America' is a nominee for $10,000 history prize

Ned Blackhawk’s 'The Rediscovery of America' is a nominee for $10,000 history prize

NEW YORK (AP) — Ned Blackhawk's “The Rediscovery of America,” winner last fall of a National Book Award, is a finalist for a history honor presented by the J. Anthony Lukas Prize Project.

Airfares were already dropping. Here’s why they could go even lower in 2024

Inflation has hit most of the economy, but that’s hardly the case with airfare. Not only are airfares down 6% year-over-year based on January 2024 prices, but they’re even down 15% versus a decade ago.
Inexpensive SUVs go toe-to-toe in an Edmunds review of the Chevrolet Trax and the Honda HR-V

Inexpensive SUVs go toe-to-toe in an Edmunds review of the Chevrolet Trax and the Honda HR-V

Chevrolet originally launched its Trax extra-small crossover SUV for the 2015 model year. It was inexpensive, yes, but that was just about the only compelling aspect about it.
Judge rules Prince Harry was not unfairly stripped of UK security detail after he moved to the US

Judge rules Prince Harry was not unfairly stripped of UK security detail after he moved to the US

LONDON (AP) — Prince Harry was not improperly stripped of his publicly funded security detail during visits to Britain after he gave up his status as a working member of the royal family and moved to the U.S., a London judge ruled Wednesday.
Alberta renewables sector fears politicization of energy as moratorium ends

Alberta renewables sector fears politicization of energy as moratorium ends

CALGARY — A seven-month pause on wind and solar development in Alberta is coming to an end, but some involved in the sector say increased politicization threatens its future growth.
Hourly vs. salaried: Are you getting paid for an extra day of work on Feb. 29?

Hourly vs. salaried: Are you getting paid for an extra day of work on Feb. 29?

TORONTO — This leap year, some financial experts say they're seeing an unexpected trend: employees asking if they get paid for working on Feb. 29. Every four years, the calendar gains a day to sync up with the Earth's movement around the sun.
2 men convicted of killing Run-DMC’s Jam Master Jay nearly 22 years after rap star's death

2 men convicted of killing Run-DMC’s Jam Master Jay nearly 22 years after rap star's death

NEW YORK (AP) — More than 20 years after Run-D.M.C.
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