Armed soldiers and law enforcement officers dressed in riot gear and driving trucks, military Humvees and buses moved in Thursday to force Dakota Access pipeline protesters off private land where they had camped to block construction.
Canadian stocks rose on Thursday, snapping a three-day slide as some key companies posted healthy earnings and crude bounced back slightly from the lowest levels in three weeks.
Barrick Gold Corp hopes to develop a “steady stream” of projects on its land in the El Indio belt in Argentina, making it the likeliest candidate for a partnership deal, a top executive said in an interview on Thursday.
Shareholders of Agrium Inc. and Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc. are set to overwhelmingly approve a merger of the two fertilizer producers, according to a source familiar with the situation, despite initial skepticism from Agrium investors.
Chief Yahaan (Donnie Wesley), of the Gitwilgyoots Tribe of the Tsimshian Nation, speaks outside federal court in downtown Vancouver on Thursday about his judicial review seeking to overturn Ottawa's approval of the Pacific Northwest LNG project.