OTTAWA - New federal standards for energy efficiency begin Jan. 1, 2014, generally forbidding purchases of old-style incandescent light bulbs while encouraging their widespread replacement by mercury-containing compact fluorescent lamps or CFLs.
FORT WORTH, Texas -- American Airlines, fresh out of bankruptcy and newly merged with US Airways, said Thursday that it will buy 90 new regional jets from Brazil's Embraer S.A.
The company which helps businesses set up online stores has announced 100 million dollars in venture capital financing. It's courtesy of the Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System, New York's Insight Venture Partners as well as previous investors.
A gas leak that affected homes and businesses in the Grosvenor Park and Greystone Heights neighourhoods came to an end last night around 8 p.m.
Snow warnings Friday closed some schools in southwestern Nova Scotia and Cape Breton. The following schools were closed Friday: All schools in the Tri-County School Board (includes Shelburne, Digby and Yarmouth counties).