In one of the more bizarre moments in Vladimir Putin's three-hour news conference Thursday, the Russian President was discussing a fizzy, fermented bread beverage.
Volatility returned in a big way to the Toronto stock market late morning Thursday as a strong triple-digit advance melted away and oil prices turned negative after two days of gains.
... * Transaction valued at about $861 mln, excluding debt. * Deal to expand Couche-Tard's presence in U.S.. * More consolidation expected in industry - analyst.
A moratorium on all forms of hydraulic fracturing in New Brunswick is being put in place by Brian Gallant's government. The bill to impose the moratorium is to be introduced in the legislature on Thursday afternoon.
Canadian oil supplies to the U.S. Midwest were disrupted after Enbridge Inc. shut a pipeline because of a leak in Regina. / Financial Post.