Tech

Alberta, TC Energy pull plug on Keystone XL pipeline

Enlarge / Opponents of the Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines hold a rally as they protest US President Donald Trump’s executive orders advancing their construction, at Columbus Circle in New York on January 24, 2017. (credit: AFP | Getty) Construction of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline was officially terminated on Wednesday, handing a big […]

Business

Carrefour shares pop as merger talks intensify

Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc., the Canadian owner of Circle K convenience stores, is exploring a takeover of French grocer Carrefour SA in a roughly $20 billion deal that would create a trans-Atlantic retail giant. Couche-Tard’s initial proposal values the French company at about 20 euros per share, people with knowledge of the matter said. That would […]

Tech

Ubisoft Montreal staffers barricade on Roofing amid Potential hostage Position

Expand (credit: Getty Images / / Ubisoft / / Aurich Lawson) An expected hostage situation is allegedly occurring in the building where game developer Ubisoft’s Montreal office has been set. Canadian press started reporting that a significant police operation, maybe connected to a hostage scenario, beyond the Ubisoft Montreal headquarters approximately 1:30pm Eastern time. Montreal […]

Business COVID 19

These are the foreign leaders who have congratulated President-elect Joe Biden—before Donald Trump has

From Fiji to Paris, London to Ottawa, foreign leaders were quick to congratulate Joe Biden on Saturday, moments after he was elected the 46th President of the United States. The words were warm and welcoming for President-elect Biden. There’s something poignant, and a bit controversial, about the timing. The well-wishes come from foreign capitals even […]

Business COVID 19

These are the foreign leaders who have congratulated President-elect Joe Biden—before Donald Trump has

From Fiji to Paris, London to Ottawa, foreign leaders were quick to congratulate Joe Biden on Saturday, moments after he was elected the 46th President of the United States. The words were warm and welcoming for President-elect Biden. There’s something poignant, and a bit controversial, about the timing. The well-wishes come from foreign capitals even […]