Tag: Open

U.S. to pull out of Open Skies treaty

WASHINGTON — The United States said on Thursday it would withdraw from the 35-nation Open Skies treaty allowing unarmed surveillance flights over member countries, the Trump administration’s latest move to pull the country out of a major global treaty. The administration said Russia had repeatedly violated the pact’s terms. Senior officials said the pullout would…

North American stock markets open trading day lower, loonie down

TORONTO – Canada’s main stock index plunged at the start of trading as stocks in the key financial and industrial sectors sank lower, while U.S. markets also stepped back. The S&P/TSX composite index was down 211.30 points at 14,291.91. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was down 282.42 points at 22,965.55. The S&P…

Approach mortgage deferral with eyes wide open

It’s tempting for homeowners to take advantage of the mortgage deferrals available from Canada’s major banks during the COVID-19 pandemic. It could be a blessing to not have to make your payments for up to six months during this period of reduced incomes and economic upheaval. Before panicking and rushing to your computer to submit…

RBC Canadian Open regional qualifiers postponed due to coronavirus

Golf Canada has postponed three regional qualifying tournaments for the 2020 RBC Canadian Open due to the COVID-19 pandemic The tournaments were slated to start May 14 at TPC Toronto at Osprey Valley in Caledon, Ont., May 19 at Meadow Gardens Golf Club in Pitt Meadows, B.C., and May 21 at Club de golf Pinegrove…

PokerNews Week in Review: Australian Poker Open and WSOP Mystery Bounty Event

This week Chad Holloway and Jeff Platt discuss the Australian Poker Open, Brian Altman’s WPT Lucky Hearts Poker Open victory, 2020 Borgata Winter Poker Open, break down the 2020 World Series of Poker schedule and offer their Super Bowl picks. Timestamps: 01:40 | Highlights from the Australian Poker Open03:08 | Vincent “Wonky” Wong wins 2020…