Canada's main stock index eked out a small gain in trading Thursday, boosted by a bump in shares of Rogers Communications Inc. after strength in its wireless business help it beat earnings expectations.
Hydro One Ltd. fell the most in eight months after agreeing to buy U.S. power supplier Avista Corp. in a $4.4-billion (Canadian) deal that analysts said is too costly and exposes the Canadian energy company to regulatory hassles.
Ten Toronto Transit Commission employees have been charged in relation to a multi-million dollar benefits fraud scam, Toronto police say.
Premier John Horgan continued to fill out the province's leadership positions Thursday, announcing appointments to major Crown corporations and government organizations to replace Liberal appointees.
Encana Corp. is named in three large lawsuits that attempt to link damages from climate change to industry's alleged attempts to hinder action to address it.