Friday, April 26, 2019

U.S. jobless rate dips to 3.9%, lowest level since 2000

The American economy added 164,000 jobs in April, enough to push the jobless rate down to its lowest level in 18 years....

Sears Canada Liquidation Sales To Start Oct. 19

Canadians will soon be able to buy liquidated merchandise from Sears, but without the company's additional warranties.After receiving court approval to liquidate its remaining...

After Florida, more states press U.S. for offshore drilling exemptions

Governors and other officials from several U.S. coastal states ramped up pressure on the Trump administration on Wednesday to exempt their waters...

Facing despair as a strong economy fails to defeat climate change: Don Pittis

If the G20 fails to make progress against climate change when the economy is strong what hope do we have when the...

Bombardier exploring options for aerospace businesses, including sale: Bloomberg

Canadian aerospace manufacturer Bombardier Inc. is exploring options for its aerospace businesses, including a sale of some operations, Bloomberg reported on Sunday. The company is...

Half of all Canadian families were worth at least $295.1K last year — double...

The median net worth of Canadian families was $295,100 in 2016, a jump of nearly 15 per cent from four years ago...

Stock markets rebound as investors shrug off trade war fears

North American stocks recovered losses to rally on late Wednesday afternoon, shaking off a rocky start as the world's two biggest economies...

After tariff troubles, WTO reform on the table as trade ministers plan to gather...

International Trade Diversification Minister Jim Carr's office has confirmed he's attending the next gathering of 13 members of the World Trade Organization...

Longtime Paramedic Lloyd Smith Dead In B.C. Ammonia Leak

FERNIE, B.C. — One of the three men who died following an ammonia leak at an ice rink in southeastern British Columbia has been...

Trump signs tax bill into law

U.S. President Donald Trump signed the Republican tax overhaul bill into law Friday, officially implementing the largest legislative achievement of his first...