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MONTREAL - The Quebec government is broadening its investigation into allegations of corruption and wrongdoing within the Montreal police force. Public Security Minister Martin Coiteux says municipal
CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — The owners of a popular Jersey shore pizza restaurant chain were sentenced Friday for evading taxes and lying to the IRS. Manco & Manco Pizza owner Charles Bangle was sentenc
In Jeep's quest for 2 million Jeeps globally, the brand adds the 2017 Jeep Compass. Produced in four assembly plants, there are high expectations for the Compass. A dance is occurring among FCA's Am
In his most recent Fight Companion podcast, Joe Rogan called out the UFC for missing a potential pay-per-view record-breaker by not booking the Diaz brothers at UFC 209.
In his most recent Fight Companion podcast, Joe Rogan called out the UFC for missing a potential pay-per-view record-breaker by not booking the Diaz brothers at UFC 209.
In his most recent Fight Companion podcast, UFC color analyst Joe Rogan spoke out on his employer's missed opportunity in not booking the Diaz brothers on its upcoming 209 pay-per-view card.
Dow Jones Industrials High: 20,821.76 Low: 20,733.95 Close: 20,821.76 Change: +11.44 Other Indexes Standard&Poors 500 Index: 2367.34 +3.53 NYSE Index: 11,541.29 —14.87 Nasdaq Composite Index:
A late push helped U.S. stocks finish higher Friday after indexes spent most of the day lower. There was far more selling than buying on Wall Street overall, but the Dow Jones industrial average m
NATIONAL HARBOR, United States - Donald Trump has just finished a speech at the country's biggest annual gathering of conservatives, and outside in the hallway a group of young men are debating where
TORONTO - Garth Drabinsky has no desire to look backward. The theatre mogul makes his long-anticipated return with "Sousatzka." The globetrotting musical will have its world premiere with previews be
Few details have been released about the 55 undocumented workers that were detained Wednesday in an ICE raid at eight Mississippi restaurants.              
SOUTH WEST OXFORD TOWNSHIP, Ont. - Police in southwestern Ontario are looking for thieves who made off with a lot of cheese. Ontario Provincial Police say the Village Cheese Mill in South West Oxford
OTTAWA - Cynicism snaked through the corridors of Parliament Hill this week, lurking behind two competing claims of tolerance. A Conservative motion to condemn all forms of racism was soundly defeate
Nearly $2 million in state budget cuts has forced Delta State University to close the school's golf course.              
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday: J.C. Penney Co., down 40 cents to $6.46 The department store said it will close another 130 to 140 stores as it tries to cut
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wall Street edged higher on Friday, with the Dow extending its streak of record-setting gains to 11 days, as increases in utilities and other safety plays outweighed declines in f
MONTREAL - The Caisse de depot, which has a 30 per cent stake in Bombardier Transportation, hopes that a public spat with Ontario transportation agency Metrolinx can be resolved through negotiations i
Highlights at the close Friday at world financial market trading. Stocks: S&P/TSX Composite Index _ 15,533.47, down 247.73 points Dow _ 20,821.76, up 11.44 points (record high) S&P 500 _ 2,367.34,
The Canadian dollar ended the day at 76.28 cents US, up 0.03 of a cent from Thursday's close. The U.S. dollar closed at C$1.3109, down 0.05 of a cent. Pound sterling was C$1.6330, down 1.27 cents an
SAINT JOHN, N.B. - New Brunswick police say no charges will be laid after a brawl between players of two National Basketball League of Canada teams. Saint John police Sgt. Chuck Breen says two player
Polar bears in two High Arctic populations seem to be doing better than scientists had thought. The first major study of the Baffin Bay and Kane Basin populations in about 20 years has found more bea
Plain-and-simple home equity loans, with the security of a locked-in interest rate that never changes are regaining popularity.             
Canada Bond yields for Friday as of 4 p.m. (previous day in brackets): One-month: 0.46% (0.44%) Three-month: 0.48% (0.47%) Six-month: 0.515% (0.505%) One-year: 0.59% (0.60%) Two-year: 0.749% (0.7
MONTREAL (Reuters) - The chief executive of Canada's second largest pension fund, which owns a 30 percent stake in Bombardier Inc.'s transportation division, said on Friday he hopes that a dispute be
Eve Hars, undergoing chemotherapy for Stage 3 breast cancer, was facing eviction. A developer had purchased her rent-controlled Echo Park bungalow to level it and build new housing. Hars recounted
Science teachers are using a new edition of “The Martian” to teach physics, astronomy and chemistry. It’s the same story — minus the profanity.
Reporters from The Times, CNN and other organizations were not allowed to enter the office of the press secretary, Sean M. Spicer, in an unusual breach of protocol.
Columnist Patrick Marshall answers questions about problems users are having assessing their data usage and receiving email notifications from Facebook.
Columnist Patrick Marshall answers questions about problems users are having assessing their data usage and receiving email notifications from Facebook.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Kurt Busch’s car could have been parked at an auto show. Models in skimpy attire lingered around his Monster Energy car, posing for a steady stream of fans wanting sn
Slot machine sales outside the U.S. and Canada are forecast to to reach their highest in nearly a decade driven by new casino openings in Asia, according to a research report.
OTTAWA - The 14 people vying for leadership of the federal Conservative party are debating in front of a capacity crowd of the movement's activists and advocates. But unlike previous debates that hav
SOUTH PORCUPINE, Ont. - A northern Ontario First Nation is mourning the "terrible loss" of a 29-year-old pregnant mother, her two young sons and the children's grandmother in a collision. Ontario Pro
DARTMOUTH, N.S. - Nova Scotia RCMP say a drug trafficking investigation that began in Cape Breton has uncovered a conspiracy to import more than one tonne of cocaine into Canada from Colombia. Mounti
WOLFSBURG, Germany (Reuters) - Record Audi and Porsche sales helped Volkswagen swing to a record underlying profit in 2016, although a bigger than expected charge from the diesel emissions scandal me
Polar bears in two High Arctic populations seem to be doing better than scientists feared. The first major study of the Baffin Bay and Kane Basin populations in about 20 years have found more bears t
WOLFSBURG, Germany (Reuters) - Volkswagen's supervisory board did not discuss VW brand manager Herbert Diess or Audi Chief Executive Rupert Stadler at its meeting on Friday, the German carmaker's CEO
(Reuters) - The Dow was on track to break its 10-day record-setting streak on Friday, as banks weighed and investors turned cautious after recent comments from the Trump administration indicated its p
SHELBURNE, N.S. - Nova Scotia fisheries officials are investigating after a winter storm damaged an aquaculture pen in Shelburne Harbour, apparently releasing some salmon. Fisheries Minister Keith Co
BERLIN (AP) — Volkswagen says it bounced back into the black in 2016 after suffering a loss the previous year due to the diesel emissions scandal. The German automaker on Friday reported a net profit
A driver, thinking the vehicle was in reverse, pinned a pedestrian to a restaurant in Rankin County Friday.              
TORONTO - Public health officials and infectious disease experts are urging Canadians to check that their vaccinations are up to date as clusters of mumps are investigated in Ontario and Alberta, and
Eric Pusey has to bite his tongue when customers at his pharmacy cough up copayments far higher than the cost of their low-cost generic drugs, thinking their insurance is getting them a good deal. Pus
HOUSTON (AP) — The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by three this week to 754. A year ago, 502 rigs were active. Houston oilfield services company Baker Hughes I
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Republican governors are sending a clear message to Congress: Don’t scrap the health care law without a viable alternative. Eight Republican governors from all regions o
(Reuters) - Snap Inc appears set to make a splash next week with the biggest tech stock debut since Facebook Inc, but history suggests investors shut out of the initial public offering would be better
Dividends or distributions were declared or updated on the following listed issues on the Toronto Stock Exchange on Feb. 24 Restaurant Brands International LP Exchng Un (TSX:QSP.UN): $0.18. Payable A
Tony Romo's future with the Cowboys is very much in question and him playing in another uniform in 2017 is looking more like a possibility. The Redskins emerged this week as a team that could be inter
The first Savings and Credit Cooperative (Sacco) based on Islamic interest-free principles is scaling up its operations after being licensed to take deposits and offer banking services.
The first Savings and Credit Cooperative (Sacco) based on Islamic interest-free principles is scaling up its operations after being licensed to take deposits and offer banking services.
WOLFSBURG, Germany (Reuters) - Volkswagen forecast broadly stable earnings this year after record sales of luxury Audi and Porsche cars helped it post its highest annual underlying operating profit e
The Washington “swamp” President Trump likes to denounce is still teeming with life — and it is converging on lawmakers drafting tax legislation.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York state judge has dismissed a lawsuit accusing the Sequoia Fund, known for its ties to Warren Buffett, of recklessly making a huge, disastrous investment in Valeant Pharm
President of CJSC Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) Jahangir Asgarov received the delegation headed by Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Djibouti, Mahmoud Ali Youssouf on February
A Lamar County teacher has been charged with allegedly having a sexual relationship with a high school student.              
Moak: Mississippi residents could be targeted by scammers trying to collect data from W-2 forms.              
'We haven't seen charging documents. As far as charges with this raid, I don't know,' lawyer says.              
FREDERICTON - A man who was shunned by his community and reviled by family when he was wrongly branded a sex offender has been acquitted of sexually assaulting his step-granddaughter after the girl ad
A brand new elementary school shuttered by flooding in a troubled indigenous community in Ontario will be reopening for business next week. The $30 million school on the Attawapiskat First Nation flo
A high-profile northerner says Arctic environments should be conserved through a network of what she calls Indigenous Protected Areas. Mary Simon was appointed last summer as a special representative
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