President Trump's tax reform plan could lead to lower tax bills for many ordinary taxpayers but also eliminate many of the tax deductions that Americans currently claim.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - MetLife Inc plans to invest $1 billion in an efficiency program through 2019 that will eventually reduce annual operating costs by around $800 million, the insurer said on Thursd
United Airlines just promised to reduce overbooking and to offer as much as $10,000 to people who willingly give up their seats — part of a set of policy changes announced weeks after passenger Da
DETROIT (AP) — Toyota is recalling about 250,000 small pickup trucks mainly in North America because the rear wheels have the potential to lock up, causing drivers to lose control. The recall covers
Average weekly earnings in Manitoba grew at one of the fastest paces in the country in February, and over the previous 12 month period, new Statistics Canada data shows.
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This week’s episode goes in-depth into ESPN’s decision to layoff about 100 employees, including on-air personalities and writers like Jay Crawford, Jayson Stark, Ed Werder, Trent Dilfer and others.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump won the White House by arguing that what America needed was a president who had proved himself as a steely and successful corporate leader with no political baggage — s
(Reuters) - The Nasdaq hit a record intraday high on Thursday, powered by a spate of strong earnings from technology companies, while the S&P 500 and the Dow were little changed.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Four years ago, Oklahoma’s oil patch was booming, unemployment was falling and state lawmakers were debating what to do with $200 million in surplus revenue. Republicans wh
Donald Trump should take a leaf out of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi#39;s playbook and set #39;audicious#39; goals -- that#39;s the word from the Executive Chairman of Cisco, John Chambers.
NEW YORK (AP) — The common stereotype has teens glued to their phones 24-7. But nearly 60 percent of teens in the U.S. have actually taken a break from social media, the bulk of them even voluntarily
MCI, the statutory body that regulates medical education and registers doctors, had issued a public notice to all physicians in the country to prescribe drugs only by generic names and warned of dis
U.S. presidential remarks about Alaska and senate measures on offshore drilling may point to an executive action on oil and gas, authorities on the matter said.
A Wisconsin man was removed from a Delta Air Lines flight after using the bathroom against crew instructions shortly before takeoff. Kima Hamilton says he urgently needed to use the bathroom April
It's not just anecdotes or polls. The most extensive research yet shows that the chances the next generation will get ahead have diminished drastically over recent decades.
TORONTO - Residential elevator reliability will be the focus of potentially groundbreaking research as the Ontario government tries to come to grips with what some have called a worsening crisis.
HALIFAX - Nova Scotia's Liberal government is bringing in a broad middle-class tax cut as it tables a budget with a $25.9-million surplus, seeding the ground for what many believe ...
HALIFAX - Highlights of the 2017-18 budget for Nova Scotia:
- Nova Scotia is bringing in a $25.9-million surplus, the second in a row, on a budget that projects $10.5 billion ...
What trends are shaping the rural West and what inputs can help communities succeed? We turn to Ray Rasker, founder and CEO of Headwaters Economics, for his perspective.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Congress took steps to extend until May 5 the deadline for reaching a deal on federal spending through September and head off a feared government shutdown at midnight o
Quebec Public Security Minister Martin Coiteux has tabled a bill to force municipal police officers to ditch their colourful protest pants.
The bill amends the Police Act to obligate police officers
WILMINGTON, Del (Reuters) - The owners of one of the first new U.S. nuclear power plants in decades said the half-finished reactors might not be completed without changes to a proposed $800 million lo
Trump, in a meeting with Argentine president Mauricio Macri, said Thursday he had planned to terminate NAFTA, but decided to hold off after speaking to the leaders of Mexico and Canada to see if dea
As global home furnishing giant Ikea gears up for its India foray, it is focusing on two things: doubling local sourcing and ensuring its prices are the lowest ever.
The second largest two-wheeler maker Honda today rolled out the 15 millionth (1.5 crore) Activa scooter, which already is the largest selling two-wheeler not only in the country, but across the glob
QUEBEC - Former Quebec cabinet minister Sam Hamad is leaving politics.
Hamad quit cabinet last year amid allegations he helped a horticultural company that was trying to get a government grant.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Manufacturers and Wall Street have led the quest for business access to President Donald Trump in his first 100 days in office, with media companies and Silicon Valley seldom en
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Tesla executive Klaus Grohmann was ousted last month after a clash with Chief Executive Elon Musk over the strategy of Grohmann's firm, which Tesla had acquired in November, a s
OTTAWA - The Senate's ethics committee is poised to make a final decision about what punishment awaits Sen. Don Meredith over his sexual relationship with a 16-year-old girl.
Committee members are ..
OTTAWA - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says President Donald Trump was thinking about pulling out of the North American Free Trade Agreement before the duo spoke by phone on Wednesday ...
TORONTO - Members of a Canadian class-action lawsuit against Volkswagen can submit claims for reimbursement starting on Friday after an Ontario judge ordered the car manufacturer to pay $2.1 billion .
While analysts are worried that Anadarko's shut-in of 3,000 wells will hurt its second quarter volumes, they're also concerned about potential blowback resulting from the incident, including from regu
OTTAWA - Federal civil servants will be reimbursed for hiring tax accountants to sort through their pay problems and departments will be allowed to re-hire laid-off payroll employees, the federal ...
The total state (direct) and publicly guaranteed debt of Ukraine in March increased by Hr 10.48 billion ($600 million), to Hr 1.952 trillion ($72.35 billion), the Ministry of Finance reported on its w