David Jacobson was appointed ambassador to Canada in 2009. Prior to that, he had worked as the special assistant to President Barack Obama for presidential personnel.
TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index rose to its highest in 1-1/2 months on Tuesday, fueled by gains in almost all major sectors and optimism following positive economic data from Europe.
Emergency crews are working to contain crude oil that is leaking from a damaged rail car, following a derailment about 150 kilometres east of Saskatoon.
Drivers who brag they're better behind the wheel than fellow motorists could soon get their chance to test their bravado. Technology is allowing motorists to see exactly how good they really are and the insurance industry is keen to see such devices allowed in ...
Canada's banking watchdog says the transition to higher interest rates - when it comes - could be �very painful.� Like those in most developed countries, interest rates have been at emergency lows for years.