The jobs picture in the United States brightened in November as hiring was stronger than expected and the unemployment rate fell to a five-year low, data that increases the likelihood of the Federal Reserve easing its stimulus efforts sooner rather than later.
A judge refused to block a merger between American Airlines and US Airways on Saturday evening, saying a bankruptcy judge correctly rejected arguments made by a lawyer for some consumers.
Darcy Handy has been going to a once-untouched area of forest and wetland in northwest Alberta for more than 20 years to hunt, fish and trap and well remembers what it used to be like.
Another retailer is leaving the Canadian marketplace to focus on strengthening stores in the United States. Big Lots, the parent company of Liquidation World, announced Friday it is closing 78 stores across the country and its head office in Brantford.
Statistics Canada says the B.C. economy slumped a little in November as the province shed jobs in education and the technology sector.