The Globe Politics is pleased to include a roundup of news and opinion on U.S. politics, through until this year's election in November.
TransCanada Corp. is offering about $848 million US cash to buy all the equity in Columbia Pipeline Partners LP that it doesn't already own, strengthening its grip on a pipeline network that stretches from New York to the Gulf of Mexico.
About 20 protesters have blocked the road to the Alton Natural Gas Storage work site near Stewiacke, N.S., calling for better science and consultation.
Saskatoon Transit employees have turned down voting on the latest contract offer from the city. Buses running as Saskatoon Transit union plans to meet Sunday · Saskatoon Transit labour talks stall after strike deadline passes.
The Edmonton Ski Club may not survive another winter, if the city gives the cold shoulder to its request for cash. The club is asking city council for $1.3 million over the next five years, $388,000 of which is needed for the 2016-17 season.