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Warren Buffet's company buys into troubled Home Capital Group

HOUSING-CANADA/SHADOWLENDING

Home Capital Group Inc. says American investment firm Berkshire Hathaway Inc. has agreed to indirectly acquire $400 million of its common shares in a private placement and provide a new $2 billion line of credit to its subsidiary, Home Trust Company.

  •  Thu, 22 Jun 2017 06:36:26 EDT

Talks with Pentagon over 'interim' fighter jets continue despite Boeing snub

US Navy Super Hornets and Pilots

The Liberal government is still talking with the Pentagon about buying a handful of fighter jets on an interim, urgent basis. Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan seems to be still pinning his hopes on a deal for Boeing Super Hornets, despite another high-profile snub of the U.S. aerospace giant this week.

  •  Thu, 22 Jun 2017 05:00:00 EDT

Prince Philip leaves hospital after treatment

Britain Royals

Buckingham Palace says Prince Philip has left a London hospital after receiving treatment for an infection. Philip, who is 96, was admitted on Wednesday as a precautionary measure.

  •  Thu, 22 Jun 2017 05:12:54 EDT

Prince Harry says nobody wants to be king or queen

BRITAIN-SECURITY/ROYALS

Prince Harry said no one in Britain's royal family wants to be king or queen and criticised a decision to force him to parade behind his mother Princess Diana's coffin after her death in 1997, according to an interview with a U.S. magazine.

  •  Thu, 22 Jun 2017 06:21:09 EDT
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