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Miss America organization agrees to new 3year broadcast deal with ABC

In this Sept. 10, 2015 photo, contestants in the Miss America pageant compete in Atlantic City, N.J. On Monday Nov. 23, 2015, the Miss America Organization and Dick Clark Productions signed a new deal to keep the pageant nationally televised on ABC through 2018. (AP Photo/Wayne Parry) by The Associated Press Posted Nov 23, 2015 9:06 am MDT Last Updated Nov 23, 2015 at 10:20 am MDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – The Miss America organization has agreed to a new three-year broadcast deal with ABC.The deal announced Monday between the organization and Dick Clark Productions will keep the pageant on ABC through 2018.The pageant is televised from Atlantic City’s Boardwalk Hall each September.The Miss America pageant began in Atlantic City in 1921 as a way to extend the summer tourist season for a week after Labor Day. It moved to Las Vegas for six years before returning to Atlantic City in 2013. Miss America organization agrees to new 3-year broadcast deal with ABC read more

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX by The Canadian Press Posted Aug 11, 2016 2:46 pm MDT Last Updated Aug 11, 2016 at 4:01 pm MDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:Toronto Stock Exchange (14,796.06, up 21.02 points):Jaguar Mining Inc. (TSX:JAG). Miner. Down one cent, or 1.23 per cent, to 80 cents on 12.9 million shares.Emera Inc. (TSX:EMA). Utilities. Up 11 cents, or 0.22 per cent, to $49.05 on 7.4 million shares.B2Gold Corp. (TSX:BTO). Miner. Down 12 cents, or 2.59 per cent, to $4.52 on 6.3 million shares.Baytex Energy Corp. (TSX:BTE). Oil and gas. Up 28 cents, or 4.47 per cent, to $6.54 on 6.1 million shares.Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA). Oil and gas. Up 63 cents, or 5.60 per cent, to $11.88 on 5.1 million shares.Yamana Gold Inc. (TSX:YRI). Miner. Down 10 cents, or 1.34 per cent, to $7.37 on 4.9 million shares.Companies reporting major news:Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. (TSX:VRX). Pharmaceutical. Down $3.99, or 11.16 per cent, to $31.76 on 1.9 million shares. Valeant says it is co-operating with authorities after a media report said it is under investigation by the U.S. Attorney’s office trying to determine whether its activities with a mail-order pharmacy were fraudulent. Word of the investigation is the latest setback for the Quebec-based drug giant. read more