A Canadian online dating service for cheaters, Ashley Madison, is suing the South Korean government for blocking its website. The company filed a statement of claim in Federal Court Aug. 14.
Uranium increased the most in more than 2 1/2 years after Cameco Corp. moved to temporarily shut its McArthur River mine, the world's largest source of the nuclear fuel, amid a dispute with workers.
Canada's big telecom companies have agreed to exempt some, but not all, of their customers from fees they charge for producing and mailing invoices.
PetroChina Co. (857) plans to move out of the big shadow cast by its smaller rival. PetroChina, the country's largest oil and natural gas producer, aims to catch up with main competitor China Petroleum & Chemical Corp.
Worries over tension abroad had largely receded from Wall Street, with major indexes seeing few negative days over the past two weeks, and the Dow and S&P both hitting record highs.