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October 14, 2018 1:41 PM Saudis reject threats as stocks plunge after Trump comments

However, Trump in the same interview said: “As of this moment, they deny it and they deny it vehemently. Could it be them? Yes.” Other stock exchanges in the Mideast saw far less volatility Sunday. U.S. markets have been rattled by rising interest rates, signs of a slowdown in the global economy and the U.S.-China trade dispute. Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed 14

October 11, 2018 10:12 PM You’ve got mail: Canada Post to handle weed deliveries in Ontario

The GTA location of the giant distribution centre that will feed the province all of its legal pot products come Wednesday is being kept a dark secret. While details of the centre’s size and address are being withheld for security reasons, its Ontario Cannabis Store owner has revealed several key aspects of it’s new online service — which will be the sole source 9

October 4, 2018 6:43 PM Trump plans ethanol boost amid farm belt voters in Iowa

Both year-round E15 sales and market reforms would require formal rule making by the Environmental Protection Agency, which could take another six months or more. Even then, there could be years of additional uncertainty, as foes in the oil industry sue over the E15 shift, which threatens to chip away at their share of America’s 143 billion gallon gasoline 8

October 3, 2018 1:27 PM Feds restarting Indigenous talks over pipeline, won’t appeal court decision

The court found that while the government did spend several months in 2016 meeting with Indigenous communities concerned about the pipeline, those consultations were largely note-taking exercises and the government did not do anything to address the concerns that were raised. The Trans Mountain pipeline expansion plan to triple capacity of the existing 9

October 1, 2018 4:38 PM Shell, partners approve $31 billion project to speed gas to Asia

Royal Dutch Shell Plc and its four partners have agreed to invest in a multibillion-dollar liquefied natural gas project in western Canada — the largest new one of its kind in years that would carve out the fastest route to Asia for North American gas. LNG Canada — comprised of Shell, Malaysia’s Petroliam Nasional Bhd, Mitsubishi Corp., PetroChina Co. and Korea 9

October 1, 2018 12:19 AM Calgary-based Husky Energy makes $6.4 billion bid for MEG Energy

Husky Energy Inc. is making a hostile bid to acquire MEG Energy Corp. in a transaction valued at $6.4 billion. In a statement issued Sunday afternoon, Husky says the proposed merger “will create a stronger Canadian energy company.” The new, Calgary-based operation would have the capacity to produce more than 400-thousand barrels of oil equivalent per day. The proposal 7

September 12, 2018 5:18 PM Canada airfares rise by more than 10 per cent in third quarter

An RBC survey says airfares rose by more than 10 per cent in the first two months of the third quarter as Air Canada and WestJet passed along higher crude oil prices. Despite slipping a bit in August, fares rose 12.5 per cent at Air Canada for July and August and were 11.3 per cent higher than a year earlier at WestJet. Analyst Walter Spracklin says he expects 12

September 10, 2018 6:57 PM Alberta premier says province will continue to fight for Trans Mountain pipeline expansion

FORT MCMURRAY, ALTA.—Alberta Premier Rachel Notley says the challenges facing the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion shows her province can do everything by the book and still get shortchanged. Notley says the recent Federal Court of Appeal decision quashing the expansion project has provoked frustration and anger in Alberta, but says her government will continue 14

September 5, 2018 6:26 PM India looking for statement retraction after Harvard professor calls coconut oil ‘pure poison’

NEW DELHI—When epidemiologist Karin Michels of Harvard University gave a lecture on nutrition in Germany this summer, she probably did not expect to set off an international incident. But after she called coconut oil “pure poison” and “one of the worst foods you can eat,” India decided to fire back. The comments by Michels sparked a mix of outrage and incredulity 20

September 3, 2018 3:03 AM 200-year-old Rio museum engulfed by massive fire

According to the museum’s website, it has more than 20,000 items related to the history of Brazil and other countries, and that many of its collections came from members of Brazil’s royal family. Connected to the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, the museum has expositions that include anthropology, archeology and paleontology, among others 13