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Bert Fields, legendary lawyer to A-list clients, dies at 93

Bert Fields, legendary lawyer to A-list clients, dies at 93

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bert Fields, for decades the go-to lawyer for Hollywood A-listers including Tom Cruise, Michael Jackson, George Lucas and the Beatles, and a character as colorful as many of his clients, has died at age 93.
David McCullough, Pulitzer-winning historian, dies at 89

David McCullough, Pulitzer-winning historian, dies at 89

NEW YORK (AP) — David McCullough, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author whose lovingly crafted narratives on subjects ranging from the Brooklyn Bridge to Presidents John Adams and Harry Truman made him among the most popular and influential historians of
Suncor's Colorado refinery back to normal operations after Monday outage

Suncor's Colorado refinery back to normal operations after Monday outage

CALGARY — Suncor Energy Inc. says its Commerce City refinery in Colorado is back up and running after an equipment malfunction earlier Monday.

Most actively traded companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (19,669.17, up 49.04 points.) Suncor Energy Inc. (TSX:SU). Energy. Down 11 cents, or 0.28 per cent, to $39.08 on 13.9 million shares.
Martinrea International Inc. reports net income of $25.5 million

Martinrea International Inc. reports net income of $25.5 million

TORONTO — Martinrea International Inc. says it had net income of $25.5 million for the quarter ending June 30, up from $24 million for the same quarter last year. The automotive parts manufacturer says adjusted net income was also $25.
S&P/TSX composite gains slightly; markets await Wednesday's U.S. inflation figures

S&P/TSX composite gains slightly; markets await Wednesday's U.S. inflation figures

Canada's main stock index edged higher Monday on a light trading day as investors awaited critical new U.S. inflation data expected later this week. The S&P/TSX composite index was up 49.04 points at 19,669.17.
Montreal Pride Festival starts internal probe after embarrassing parade cancellation

Montreal Pride Festival starts internal probe after embarrassing parade cancellation

MONTREAL — Pride Montreal, the organization that runs the city's annual celebration of LGBTQ communities, is conducting an internal investigation after it abruptly cancelled the official Pride parade on Sunday.
Writer and editor Stan Dragland, who co-founded poetry press Brick Books, dies at 79

Writer and editor Stan Dragland, who co-founded poetry press Brick Books, dies at 79

Writer, editor and literary critic Stan Dragland is being remembered as a champion of independent publishing whose love of Canadian letters extended well beyond the page.
Kultureland organizer says music festival burdened by series of setbacks

Kultureland organizer says music festival burdened by series of setbacks

TORONTO — A confluence of staffing shortages, delayed visas and a sudden change of venue left Kultureland Festival attendees fuming this past weekend, while the organizer now tries to explain how the celebration went off the rails.
Barrick Gold reports US$488 million Q2 profit, up from US$411M a year ago

Barrick Gold reports US$488 million Q2 profit, up from US$411M a year ago

TORONTO — Barrick Gold Corp. saw its second quarter profit surge almost 20 per cent since last year as it grappled with near 40-year high inflation in Canada. The Toronto-based gold-miner, which keeps its books in U.S.