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Seth Rogen teams up with Canopy Growth to launch cannabis brand Houseplant

Seth Rogen teams up with Canopy Growth to launch cannabis brand Houseplant

TORONTO — Pineapple Express star Seth Rogen and screenwriter Evan Goldberg have teamed up with Canopy Growth Corp. to launch a Toronto-based Canadian cannabis brand called Houseplant.

Seth Rogen teams up with Canopy Growth to launch cannabis brand Houseplant

TORONTO — Pineapple Express star Seth Rogen and screenwriter Evan Goldberg have teamed up with Canopy Growth Corp. to launch a Toronto-based Canadian cannabis brand called Houseplant.
Southwest 737 Max makes emergency landing in Orlando

Southwest 737 Max makes emergency landing in Orlando

ORLANDO, Fla. — A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 Max made a safe emergency landing Tuesday in Orlando, Florida, after experiencing an engine problem, the Federal Aviation Administration said.
Algerian army chief calls for president to be declared unfit

Algerian army chief calls for president to be declared unfit

ALGIERS, Algeria — Algeria's powerful army chief called Tuesday for starting the constitutional process to have President Abdelaziz Bouteflika declared unfit for office, possibly paving the way for the ailing president's ouster after 20 years in powe

Apple tries to take a bite out of credit card industry

Apple is rolling out a credit card that it says is designed to do things no other card can. So how does it actually stack up? It looks different from a traditional credit card — there's no number on the front and the users' name is etched in metal.
Ethics body questions ex-EPA chief's $50-a-night condo deal

Ethics body questions ex-EPA chief's $50-a-night condo deal

WASHINGTON — The U.S.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,155.16, up 89.30 points ). Cronos Group Inc. (TSX:CRON). Health care. Down 30 cents, or 1.1 per cent, to $27.06 on 11 million shares.
Toronto stock market bounces back despite ongoing global growth concerns

Toronto stock market bounces back despite ongoing global growth concerns

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index bounced back Tuesday from two days of losses despite continued concerns about a weak global economic outlook. The S&P/TSX composite index closed up 85.82 points at 16,151.
CEO defends TransAlta-Brookfield deal after U.S. investors seek option to cancel

CEO defends TransAlta-Brookfield deal after U.S. investors seek option to cancel

CALGARY — Power utility TransAlta Corp. thoroughly investigated other options before signing a $750-million investment deal with Brookfield Renewable Partners and there is no reason to seek to cancel it, says CEO Dawn Farrell.
N.S. balances budget, boosts health spending with aid of federal cash

N.S. balances budget, boosts health spending with aid of federal cash

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia's Liberal government took steps to renew its struggling health care system in a balanced budget Tuesday, though critics say the efforts are incomplete and poorly targeted.