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Hospital fires 23 workers in case of excessive doses, deaths

Hospital fires 23 workers in case of excessive doses, deaths

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio hospital system where excessive painkiller doses were given to dozens of patients who died fired 23 nurses, pharmacists and managers Thursday and said it is changing leadership, a sign that professional fallout from the scan

Clarification: Wheat-Trade Agreement story

BILLINGS, Mont. — In a story July 10, The Associated Press reported that Republican senators from border states want grains rules addressed as part of a trade deal with Canada and Mexico. The request was made by a bipartisan group.
Cenovus produces one billionth barrel from thermal oilsands operations

Cenovus produces one billionth barrel from thermal oilsands operations

CALGARY — Cenovus Energy Inc. says its thermal oilsands operations in northern Alberta produced their one billionth barrel of bitumen on Wednesday.
Toronto stock market dips but Dow Jones closes above 27,000 for first time

Toronto stock market dips but Dow Jones closes above 27,000 for first time

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index moved lower Thursday even as the Dow Jones industrial average closed above 27,000 for the first time.
Twitter investigating widespread outage that lasted more than an hour

Twitter investigating widespread outage that lasted more than an hour

SAN FRANCISCO — Twitter is investigating a problem that affected service to its users in the United States, Canada and Europe for more than an hour Thursday. The disruption began about 2:46 p.m Eastern Time, according to DownDetector.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,527.90, down 35.39 points ). Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA). Energy. Up 11 cents, or 1.68 per cent, to $6.65 on 10.7 million shares.
Room for 'reasonable' price increases for TV, internet, says Cogeco CEO

Room for 'reasonable' price increases for TV, internet, says Cogeco CEO

TORONTO — The CEO of Canada's fourth-largest publicly traded cable and internet company said Thursday that there's still room to introduce "reasonable" price increases despite competition from other technologies.
Amazon, seeking more skilled workers, will do the training

Amazon, seeking more skilled workers, will do the training

NEW YORK — Amazon, needing a more tech-savvy workforce, is offering to pay to retrain its employees and help them switch to more technical jobs at Amazon or elsewhere.
Aimia shareholder claims chairman's 'outrageous conduct' at AGM demands a redo

Aimia shareholder claims chairman's 'outrageous conduct' at AGM demands a redo

MONTREAL — A group of shareholders at Aimia Inc. are calling for a redo of last month's annual general meeting, which they say was "plagued with irregularities" and "outrageous conduct.
Pet stores grapple with food concerns amid FDA report on dog heart disease

Pet stores grapple with food concerns amid FDA report on dog heart disease

Pet stores are seeing an influx of anxious customers wondering if they should switch up their dog's food after a U.S. report raised the possibility of a link between certain brands and a serious heart condition.
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