Tag: Record

CP and CN Rail move record 15.4 million tonnes grain in fourth quarter

CALGARY – Canada’s two largest railways moved a record 15.4 million tonnes of grain in the final three months of 2019. Calgary-based Canadian Pacific set a new quarterly record by moving 7.9 million tonnes of grain and grain products. That’s up from 7.5 million tonnes a year earlier and 100,000 tonnes more than Canadian National…

S&P/TSX composite hits record close, U.S. stock markets also higher

TORONTO – Canada’s main stock index moved up to hit a record close, while three indexes in New York all set new highs for the second consecutive day. The S&P/TSX composite index advanced 54.40 points to 17,118.44, after going as high as 17,166.02 in earlier trading. It broke a previous closing record of 17,114.52 set…

Gerrit Cole signs with Yankees for record $324 million

Gerrit Cole, the 29-year-old right-hander who blossomed in two seasons with the Houston Astros, on Tuesday agreed to the terms of a free-agent contract with the New York Yankees. The contract is for nine years and worth $ 324 million, MLB Network’s Jon Heyman reports. It’s the richest contract in league history for a pitcher…