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WATERTON, Alta. - Parks Canada says the wildfire in southwestern Alberta is no longer out of control and is being held. But the agency says the Kenow fire in Waterton Lakes ......
Brooklyn may emerge as an attractive lure in New York City's long-shot bid to become Amazon.com's new home. The borough's image as a hip hub for millennials could give it a leg up as the e-commerce gi
TORONTO - Prosecutors say an Ontario judge was right to exclude evidence meant to suggest a troubled teen who was gunned down by a Toronto police officer four years ago ...
OTTAWA - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is encouraging Canadian companies that work with Boeing to speak out against the U.S. aerospace giant's trade dispute with Montreal-based rival Bombardier. The
Success is not a straight line. Innovation has no end. No matter where you are in life, you can be successful if you have a plan for action.
Amazon.com said it couldn't accept gifts in its HQ2 bidding process, donating a 21-foot cactus Arizona representatives had offered. Gifts in the form of tax incentives, however, remain on the table.
The Southern California real estate market continued to sizzle in August as home prices jumped 7.5% from a year earlier, highlighting new poll results showing widespread concern about the state’
Friday seminar hosted by University of Mississippi pharmacy school offers continuing education credits.              
TORONTO - The Peter and Melanie Munk Charitable Foundation has donated another $100 million to the Toronto cardiac centre bearing the Barrick Gold founder's name — the largest single charitable ...
Only half of America’s smallest businesses now offer health coverage to their workers because many say steady cost hikes have made it too expensive to afford a benefit that nearly all large emp
The Manitoba government has for the first time identified how many regulatory regulations there are within its operations, and the number is staggering. Finance Minister Cameron Friesen told a Manito
Saab reports that it is exploring the possibility of providing its Gripen Aggressor aircraft to the United States Air Force for adversary air combat training.
A new study identifies three large surface ice deposits near Mercury's north pole, and suggests there could be many additional small-scale deposits that would dramatically increase the planet's surfac
A new survey of employers shows moderate price hikes in health benefits in spite of turmoil in the individual insurance market
Here are five conventions and shows to watch for in Las Vegas over the next two weeks.
If you see these two men, please contact your local authorities immediately, MDOC at 662-745-6611, Ext. 4200 or Crimestoppers at 601-355-8477.              
The Bombay Stock Exchange had sought clarification from Unitech about reports on September 7 that the company#39;s top management was sent to police custody in a fraud case.
Around 20 flights were affected with seven of them being diverted to Hyderabad, Vadodara and Ahemedabad airports and the rest forced to #39;go-around#39; when the only runway was closed in the eveni
McMaster University in Hamilton has announced plans to make the campus smoke-free in 2018. It is not the first Canadian post-secondary institution to take such a step. Below is a ...
Handy and Harman fine silver quotations in Canadian dollars: Tuesday $22.146 oz., $711.99 kg.; Monday $21.907 oz., $704.31 kg....
While there are certain common goals that every legacy plan should seek to achieve, celebrities have a particularly unique circumstances and needs when it comes to legacy planning. Here are four reaso
Walgreens and Rite Aid have finally devised a combination of the nation's largest and third-largest drugstore chains that will get past antitrust regulators. The companies said Tuesday that they h
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley-led group of ministers, including Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu, and Railway Minister Piyush Goyal, on Tuesday concluded a string of meetings to assess and analyse th
The revitalization of the Wharf follows a pattern in other cities that have transformed industrial and commercial riverfronts into prime destinations.
The American Medical Association and AARP joined patient advocates, healthcare and consumer groups opposing the Republican-led Senate’s Graham-Cassidy effort to overhaul the Affordable Care Act, say
Kohl’s, which is opening some in-store Amazon shops, will start accepting returns for the online retailer at some of its stores in Los Angeles and Chicago starting next month.
Kohl’s, which is opening some in-store Amazon shops, will start accepting returns for the online retailer at some of its stores in Los Angeles and Chicago starting next month.
Parents say the process to take over the 27,000 student shut them out and denied their constitutional rights.              
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi will start taxing short-term lodging rentals booked online through companies such as Airbnb. The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal reports that the new regulatio
Attorneys general from most states are broadening their investigation into the opioid industry as a nationwide overdose crisis continues to claim thousands of lives. They announced Tuesday that they
LONDON - The London Stock Exchange index closed on Tuesday at 7,275.25, up 21.97 points.
China's central bank yesterday injected cash into the inter-bank market via reverse repos.
Gennady Golovkin was a slight favorite before his fight with Canelo Alvarez. If they fight again, he'll be an even bigger one.
T-Mobile and Sprint are in active talks about a merger, though negotiators are still weeks away from finalizing a deal to unite the nation's No. 3 and No. 4 wireless carriers, people close to the sit
(Reuters) - Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against credit reporting firm Equifax Inc following a breach that exposed the personal data of as many as 143 millio
Justice Department seeks input from families and others on civil rights cold cases.              
(Reuters) - Major retailers are looking to stimulate anemic sales by hiring thousands of more workers this holiday season to improve customer service on their sales floors and handle the fast-growing
OTTAWA - The Liberal government will go ahead with controversial tax reforms despite clear new evidence the economy is rebounding, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Tuesday. The Finance Department s
The University of Mississippi is putting some distance between itself and a student-led initiative to replace the Black Bear with a landshark as the official mascot.       &
The lawsuit, which makes allegations of defamation and racial discrimination, was filed by a private detective at the center of the article. Fox News says it is “without merit.”
The U.S. Army has ordered more precision guidance kits for 155mm artillery rounds from Orbital ATK under an option in an existing contract.
(Reuters) - U.S. stocks were little changed on Tuesday as investors held back from making major bets ahead of the Federal Reserve's policy meeting that is expected to roll out a plan to pare the centr
The drop was driven by a decline in income receipts from foreigners.
Fall has become a popular time to travel, especially this year.             
(Reuters) - U.S. antitrust regulators have allowed a slimmed-down deal for drugstore chain Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc to buy about 42 percent of Rite Aid Corp's U.S. stores for $4.38 billion, Walg
NEW YORK (AP) — Industry analysts say Adidas has surpassed Brand Jordan as the second most popular sneaker line in the U.S. The NPD Group tracks consumer sales and says Adidas sneaker sales jumped
LEADING low-cost carrier Cebu Pacific continues to expand its network as it is set to launch its new route that will directly link Davao City with Tagbilaran, Bohol starting October 21. The flight wil
HOUSING and Land Use Regulatory Board Southern Mindanao Region (HLURB-SMR) reminds real estate property buyers to look for the sellers’ License to Sell issued by HLURB before they transact as the of
THE Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warns the public of purchase and consumption of food products that are available in the market but have not gone through the FDA evaluation, product testing, and
GARY, Ind. (AP) — City leaders in Gary, Indiana, are looking past its long struggles with poverty and crime by making a pitch for landing Amazon’s planned second headquarters. The city took o
The launch completes the next phase of Lancashire County Cricket Club’s long-term strategic plan to develop the venue
(Reuters) - Toys 'R' Us Inc, the largest U.S. toy store chain, which filed for bankruptcy late Monday, will ask a judge on Tuesday for permission to borrow money so that it can start paying suppliers
TORONTO - Canada's main stock index headed higher in late-morning trading, boosted by a broad-based rally. The S&P/TSX composite index was up 41.91 points to 15,278.58, after 90 minutes of trading.
TORONTO - Mastermind Toys is shrugging off the challenges that have beset the retail sector with plans to open more stores this year. The Canadian retailer said it's opening its 56th ...
WITH his aim to give back to the community, Kapampangan businessman Jess Nicdao, through the Rotary Club of Western Pampanga, recently donated the first human milk bank in Pampanga. Located at the Jo
Hundreds of thousands of customers in Florida are still without power nine days after Hurricane Irma hit. Electric companies in the state are coming under fire from residents, legislators and local o
TORONTO - Investment manager Gluskin Sheff and Associates Inc. named Jeff Moody as its new president and chief executive. He replaces Tom MacMillan, who the firm said decided to step down ...
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