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On Friday, North American equity markets closed lower and these losses look like they will extend into Monday. This week may be quite volatile.
OTTAWA - Canada's finance minister is hinting the federal government could take steps as early as this autumn's economic update to help the economy at a time of slower-than-expected growth.
FORT ELLIS, N.S. - Mi'kmaq protesters are blocking the entrance to a construction site near proposed underground natural gas storage caverns in Nova Scotia.
Todd Colvin, Senior Vice President at Ambrosino Brothers, joins BNN for a look at what commodities he is keeping an eye on. Add to Playlist.