The public declaration, in an essay written for Bloomberg Businessweek, makes Cook the highest-profile business CEO to come out as gay.
The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives says it fears massive layoffs and strict cost cutting at Tim Hortons when Burger King's parent company takes over the iconic coffee and doughnut chain.
... * Q3 adjusted profit $0.12/shr vs est $0.09/shr. * Q3 revenue up 21 pct to $4.91 bln vs est $4.81 bln. * Q3 profit cut in half on charge for job cuts.
(Adds more details, share close). Oct 30 (Reuters) - Canadian food processor Maple Leaf Foods Inc reported a slightly bigger quarterly loss on higher charges related to modernizing some of its meat plants.
Transport Minister Lisa Raitt answers a question during Question Period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Wednesday.