The US Justice Department has reached an $18.7 ($24.5) billion agreement with BP to settle civil claims arising from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico - the worst oil spill in US history.
Greece needs at least another 36 billion euros ($40 billion) over the next three years from euro-area states and easier terms on existing debt to keep the nation's finances sustainable, according to an International Monetary Fund analysis.
Yanis Varoufakis said Greece won't "extend and pretend" that it can pay its debts, vowing to quit as finance minister if voters don't support him in Sunday's referendum.
VICTORIA -- British Columbia's privacy commissioner says the province did not violate its duty to inform the public before last summer's tailings-pond breach at a gold and copper mine.
VANCOUVER - As the summer progresses, British Columbia will continue to welcome visitors from all over the world. The Women's World Cup has already provided an opportunity for foreign tourists to enjoy all that Vancouver has to offer.