Tag: cuts

NFL free-agency tracker: Latest signings, trades, cuts and news

3:00 PM ET ESPN staff The NFL offseason is in full swing, and 2020 NFL free agency kicks off next week. Teams can begin to negotiate with free agents on Monday afternoon, but they’re already striking deals to re-sign players — and make trades — and rumors are flowing on all the latest news across…

Tax advantage better in Canada even after Trump cuts: Finance document

OTTAWA — Finance Minister Bill Morneau was told months before he gave a federal helping hand to the country’s businesses that companies operating in Canada faced a better tax environment than in the United States — even after the Trump administration’s sharp tax cuts. The August 2018 analysis said the American tax reforms had “reduced,…

CN cuts profit guidance due to strike, layoffs still planned despite backlog

MONTREAL – Canadian National Railway Co. cut its profit forecast Tuesday in the wake of an eight-day strike by 3,200 workers that brought the railway to a near halt. CN now predicts 2019 adjusted diluted earnings per share will grow in the mid single-digit range, down from earlier guidance targeting the high single-digits. The strike…

Doug Ford says he’ll ‘get it right’ after backing down on controversial funding cuts

Premier Doug Ford has been backing down on some of the Progressive Conservatives’ most controversial moves to clear the political debris blocking his government’s way forward. From cancelling planned welfare cuts for vulnerable children and abandoning regional government reform to retreating on the Toronto subway upload, the Tories are putting problems behind them as they…