Alberta's securities regulator has given Canadian Oil Sands Ltd. shareholders more time to find a rival offer, but it struck down a rights plan the company adopted to help thwart Suncor Energy Inc.'s $4.3-billion takeover - raising questions about ...
TORONTO - An uptick in the price of gold helped boost the Toronto stock market to a higher close, while U.S. markets finished lower following indications of a relatively tepid start to the holiday shopping season.
It is believed that a small amount of leftover contaminated feed could have been the cause of mad cow disease discovered in a cow last winter on an Alberta farm.
During the Thanksgiving weekend, 103 million people shopped online compared with 102 million who went to stores, the National Retail Federation said.
The prototype barrier will be installed on one bus over a period of six months. Coast Mountain bus drivers are responding to TransLink's effort to overhaul its bus and SkyTrain routes.