NEW YORK, N.Y. - Halliburton agreed to pay $1.1 billion to settle what it calls "a substantial portion" of plaintiff claims arising from the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
TORONTO - Canada's manufacturing sector gained momentum in August with overall conditions improving at the fastest past since last November, according to the RBC Canadian manufacturing purchasing managers' index.
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) - U.S. stocks showed little change Tuesday, catching their breath after the S&P 500 closed at a record on Friday.
Vale SA and Glencore Xstrata PLC have broken off talks over combining their nickel assets in Canada in a deal that could have produced over $1-billion (U.
After Burger King announced its plans to buy Canada's Tim Hortons and move north, Ohio's Democratic Senator Sherrod Brown has called for his constituents to eat at Ohio-based burger chains instead.