Canada's main stock index extended a 19-month high on Friday and was heading for over a 1.5-per-cent jump over the week as heavyweight energy and bank stocks gained with rising oil prices and bond yields.
Major New York stock indexes hit a second consecutive day of record highs while the Toronto stock market continued its six-day rise, continuing a post-U.
CALGARY -- Watchdog group Zoocheck Canada is calling for surveillance cameras in all animal enclosures following the puzzling drowning deaths of several penguins at the Calgary Zoo.
Each week, the Maclean's Ottawa bureau sits down with Cormac Mac Sweeney to discuss the headlines of the week. This week, the firestorm around electoral reform continues to burn, this week over the government's online survey.
A nearly three-week strike at the Blue Water Bridge ended Friday when 47 members of the Public Service Alliance of Canada voted to accept a new deal.