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'Harder to stomach:' Alberta premier says Trump attacks show need for pipeline

'Harder to stomach:' Alberta premier says Trump attacks show need for pipeline

CALGARY — Alberta's premier says the Trump administration's recent attacks on Canadian trade show how necessary it is to go ahead with the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion. Rachel Notley has taken aim at what she called reckless U.S.
John Travolta feted at pizzeria from 'Saturday Night Fever'

John Travolta feted at pizzeria from 'Saturday Night Fever'

NEW YORK — John Travolta has gotten quite the celebration at a New York City pizza joint made famous in his hit movie "Saturday Night Fever.
Judge denies attempt by former Penn West executives to dismiss SEC charges

Judge denies attempt by former Penn West executives to dismiss SEC charges

CALGARY — A New York judge has dismissed attempts by two former finance executives at Calgary-based Penn West Petroleum Ltd. to overturn fraud-related charges brought by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
Major North American indices mostly positive after Trump, Kim summit

Major North American indices mostly positive after Trump, Kim summit

Major North American indices mostly moved up as the U.S. President and North Korean leader ended their historic summit. The S&P/TSX composite index gained 25.69 points to 16,288.98. South of the border, markets were mixed but mostly flat.
Judge tosses legal challenge against Cabot Links, clears way for condos

Judge tosses legal challenge against Cabot Links, clears way for condos

PORT HAWKESBURY, N.S. — A legal challenge against Cape Breton's Cabot Links golf resort aimed at blocking the construction of luxury beach front condos has failed. Local activist and filmmaker Neal Livingston sought to have a 2.
Canadian oil production expected to rise: industry association predicts

Canadian oil production expected to rise: industry association predicts

CALGARY — Canada's oil production is expected to increase by 1.4 million barrels per day by 2035, despite an ongoing "competitiveness gap" that discourages investment, according to the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers.
Pearson International Airport testing pick-ups using Uber and Lyft

Pearson International Airport testing pick-ups using Uber and Lyft

TORONTO — Passengers landing at Toronto's Pearson airport are now able to arrange to be picked up using their Uber and Lyft ride-hailing apps.

Distillery has new bourbon flavoured by beaver secretion

TAMWORTH, N.H. — Beaver- flavoured whiskey, anyone? A New Hampshire distillery has a new bourbon, Eau De Musc, flavoured partly by the secretion from a beaver's castor sacs.
'Avengers: Infinity War' crosses $2 billion in box office

'Avengers: Infinity War' crosses $2 billion in box office

NEW YORK — The supersized superhero hit "Avengers: Infinity War" has crossed $2 billion in worldwide ticket sales, becoming only the fourth film to reach that rarified box-office milestone. The Walt Disney Co.

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