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Chevron vaults into new league on $33B Anadarko acquisition

SAN RAMON, Calif. — Chevron will buy Anadarko Petroleum for $33 billion…

UPDATED: Amber Alert cancelled, boy found in Calgary

Police said he was taken by his mother

  • Mar 15, 2019

Tariffs could jeopardize new NAFTA deal in Parliament, Garneau warns

WASHINGTON — Parliament will struggle to ratify the new North American trade…

US regulators subpoenaed Tesla production data, company says

DETROIT — U.S. securities investigators have subpoenaed information from Tesla about production…

Labour growth flat, but jobless rate dips to 5.8% as fewer search for work

OTTAWA — Canada’s unemployment rate edged back down to its four-decade low…

MEG Energy CEO says Husky can ‘pay a lot more’ in its hostile takeover offer

CALGARY — The CEO of MEG Energy Corp. says shareholders should continue…

US construction spending flat in September

WASHINGTON — Spending on U.S. construction projects was essentially unchanged in September.…

Hocus Pocus and other art can be seen in Red Deer this First Friday

Several local galleries have official openings on Oct. 5

Snow expected near Rocky Mountain House, Olds

Heavy snowfall is expected in some parts of Central Alberta this week.…

Statistics Canada says wholesale sales climbed 1.5 per cent in July

OTTAWA — Statistics Canada says wholesale sales rose 1.5 per cent to…

SiriusXM buying Pandora Media in $3.5 billion deal

NEW YORK — Subscription radio company SiriusXM says it’s buying music streaming…

AltaGas to create spin off AltaGas Canada, plans initial public offering

CALGARY — AltaGas Ltd. has announced plans to spin off some of…

Leaked video: Google execs bemoan Trump election in 2016

A recently leaked video from 2016 shows Google executives lamenting the election…

Officials to discuss ways to put and keep grain in high gear to port

SASKATOON — Getting grain to port at a faster and more efficient…

Free-trade father figure Mulroney urges Ottawa to make a deal on NAFTA

WASHINGTON — Brian Mulroney says Canada needs to put a little more…

Mary Ng, new federal minister, tasked with getting companies to look beyond U.S.

OTTAWA — One of Canada’s newest cabinet ministers is tasked with making…

China puts off licenses for US companies amid tariff battle

BEIJING — Amid a worsening tariff battle, China is putting off accepting…

Hudson’s Bay Co., Austria-based Signa form joint venture in European retail

TORONTO — Hudson’s Bay Co. has struck a deal to merge its…

Libya oil company offices attacked, causing fire, casualties

BENGHAZI, Libya — Security forces loyal to Libya’s U.N.-backed government on Monday…