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Rolls Royce agrees to pay $808 million on bribery claims

LONDON — Jet engine maker Rolls Royce has agreed to pay 671 million pounds ($808 million) to settle bribery and corruption charges brought by authorities in Britain, the U.S. and Brazil. U.K.

Feds: McKesson agrees to pay $150M in pill shipment case

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — A major California-based drug wholesaler has agreed to pay $150 million to settle allegations that it failed to detect and report pharmacies' suspicious orders of prescription pain pills, federal prosecutors said Tuesday.

Struggling Cameco laying off 120 employees to improve mining operations

Saskatoon-based Cameco Corp. says it expects to lay off 120 employees as part of its plans to further reduce costs and improve efficiency at its struggling uranium mining operations.

New technologies expected to boost profits and limit emissions from the oilsands

CALGARY — A CIBC research report predicts that new technologies will greatly reduce the cost and environmental impact of building new oilsands projects over the next five years.
Tiffany feels the Trump effect on 5th Avenue

Tiffany feels the Trump effect on 5th Avenue

NEW YORK — Security barricades, protesters and a perpetual media encampment in and around Trump Tower since the election tarnished sales at Tiffany, the posh jeweler whose flagship store is just steps from the president-elect's front door.
Dakota Access company seeks to block pipeline study

Dakota Access company seeks to block pipeline study

BISMARCK, N.D. — The company building the Dakota Access oil pipeline wants a federal judge to block the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers from launching a full environmental study of the $3.

Loonie rises against U.S. dollar following Trump's comments on greenback

TORONTO — The Canadian dollar climbed Tuesday against higher oil prices and a softening greenback following comments from president-elect Donald Trump that seem to suggest he favours a weaker U.S. dollar. The loonie gained 0.61 of a U.S. cent to 76.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (15,441.36, down 37.93 points) : Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Up 13 cents, or 4.96 per cent, to $2.75 on 12.

Markets Right Now: US stocks end slightly lower

NEW YORK — The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): 4:00 p.m. Stocks are ending slightly lower on Wall Street, led by declines in banks and industrial companies. Comerica fell 6.
Markets cheer, EU wary as UK PM May signals 'clean Brexit'

Markets cheer, EU wary as UK PM May signals 'clean Brexit'

LONDON — Britain's future outside the European Union became much clearer Tuesday: It's so long to the single market, goodbye to the European Court of Justice and farewell to the freedom of movement for workers.