Local News

Business News

Recent Business Headlines

30.10.2014

TSX lower amid falling gold prices, heavy slate of earnings, solid U.S. growth

TORONTO - The Toronto stock market was lower amid a stronger-than expected read on American economic growth and falling gold stocks.

→ READ FULL ARTICLE

30.10.2014

Tim Hortons takeover by Burger King may prove stale for Canadians: study

TORONTO - Widespread layoffs and strict cost cutting measures could befall Tim Hortons if Burger King's parent company takes over the chain, says a study from the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives.

→ READ FULL ARTICLE

Content Provided By Canadian Press.

National News

Recent National Headlines

30.10.2014

United Nations official praises Canada's stand on human rights in Iran

OTTAWA - The UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in Iran says Canada's tough stand on the issue gives strength to those inside the country.

→ READ FULL ARTICLE

30.10.2014

Fires on Manitoba reserves 'high risk' but only $4M given out: internal document

WINNIPEG - An internal report from Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada estimates it will take a $28-million injection of federal funding to reduce the number of deadly fires on Manitoba reserves, but only a fraction of that amount has been approved.

→ READ FULL ARTICLE

30.10.2014

Playing with fire: Manitoba reserves lag in firefighting capabilities

WINNIPEG - Baby Errabella Harper was fast asleep in a three-bedroom house with no running water on St. Theresa Point First Nation when fire broke out.

→ READ FULL ARTICLE

Content Provided By Canadian Press.

World News

Recent World Headlines

30.10.2014

North Korea announces it will quarantine foreigners for 21 days over Ebola fears

PYONGYANG, North Korea - North Korean officials have announced they will quarantine foreigners for 21 days over fears of the spread of the Ebola virus.

→ READ FULL ARTICLE

30.10.2014

Nurse defies Ebola quarantine in US, goes for a bike ride with her boyfriend

FORT KENT, Maine - A nurse who vowed to defy Maine's voluntary quarantine for health care workers who treated Ebola patients followed through on her promise Thursday, leaving her home for a bike ride.

→ READ FULL ARTICLE

Content Provided By Canadian Press.