WASHINGTON - Despite Democratic fears, predictions of the demise of President Barack Obama's agenda appear exaggerated after a week of cascading controversies, political triage by the administration and party leaders in Congress and lack of evidence to date of wrongdoing close to the Oval Office.
May 18, 2013 03:30 am | David Espo, The Associated Press
VISTA, Calif. - The lawyer for a California heavy metal singer accused of trying to hire someone to kill his estranged wife says the singer's mind has been ravaged by steroid use.
May 18, 2013 12:30 am | The Associated Press
TORONTO - Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the TSX Venture Exchange:
May 17, 2013 05:30 pm | The Canadian Press
TORONTO - The Toronto Stock Exchange surged ahead Friday, encouraged by gains from the U.S. markets, after data showed the world's largest economy may be in recovery.
May 17, 2013 05:30 pm | Linda Nguyen, The Canadian Press
TORONTO - The Canadian dollar headed lower Friday after Statistics Canada reported that consumer prices rose last month at the slowest rate it's seen in more than three years.
May 17, 2013 05:00 pm | Linda Nguyen, The Canadian Press
MONTREAL - Industry Canada needs to make it clear if it's going to uphold its own rules on the sale of new wireless carrier Mobilicity, says the CEO of small competitor Wind Mobile.
May 17, 2013 04:30 pm | Luann Lasalle, The Canadian Press
The price of oil rose to near US$96 a barrel on Friday ahead of the release of Conference Board's index of leading indicators for the U.S. economy.
May 17, 2013 04:15 pm | Pablo Gorondi, The Associated Press
CHICAGO - Grains futures were mixed Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
May 17, 2013 03:45 pm | The Associated Press
TORONTO - The Ontario Securities Commission approved an insider trading settlement Friday with a former analyst at BMO Nesbitt Burns who bought shares of five companies he knew were in the midst of takeover deals.
May 17, 2013 03:00 pm | The Canadian Press
TORONTO - The Bank of Montreal (TSX:BMO) and its U.S. subsidiary have agreed to beef up efforts to combat money laundering after American authorities found its operations in Chicago lacking.
May 17, 2013 01:30 pm | The Canadian Press