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Trump calls on Federal Reserve to cut interest rates

Trump calls on Federal Reserve to cut interest rates

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is calling on the Federal Reserve to cut interest rates by at least a full percentage point "over a fairly short period of time," saying that such an action would make the U.S.

Line 3 protesters rally at Enbridge's Bemidji office

BEMIDJI, Minn. — Dozens of people rallied outside the Minnesota office of Enbridge Energy to protest the company's proposed Line 3 oil pipeline replacement. Protesters say six members of their group chained themselves to a gate early Monday.

Bonterra has 70 workers cleaning up oil spill site in Alberta creek

DRAYTON VALLEY, Alta. — Bonterra Energy Corp. says it has 70 workers cleaning up the site of an oil emulsion leak from a pipeline into a creek that feeds the North Saskatchewan River in west central Alberta.
Goldman Sachs unit invests in Toronto-based Slate Asset Management

Goldman Sachs unit invests in Toronto-based Slate Asset Management

TORONTO — Goldman Sachs' asset management-focused unit has taken a minority stake in Toronto-based alternative investment firm Slate Asset Management LP.

Pipeline rupture sends 40,000 litres of oil into Alberta creek

DRAYTON VALLEY, Alta. — The Alberta Energy Regulator says a pipeline has spilled 40,000 litres of crude oil into a creek. The regulator says on its website that the incident happened Thursday on a Bonterra Energy Corp.
Leaked UK memos warn of food, drug shortages in Brexit chaos

Leaked UK memos warn of food, drug shortages in Brexit chaos

LONDON — Secret British government documents have warned of serious disruptions across the country in the event that the U.K. leaves the European Union without a trade deal on Oct. 31, according to a report.
Ending a drought for R-rated comedies, 'Good Boys' is No. 1

Ending a drought for R-rated comedies, 'Good Boys' is No. 1

NEW YORK — The R-rated comedy, left for dead by some Hollywood studios, again reached No.1 at the box office over the weekend thanks to the raunchy coming-of-age tale "Good Boys," about a trio of 12-year-olds on a crude misadventure.
Entrepreneurs turning beer byproduct into bread, cookies and profits

Entrepreneurs turning beer byproduct into bread, cookies and profits

VANCOUVER — When Jeff Dornan opened a brewery six years ago, he knew the brewing process would produce hundreds of kilograms of spent grain, and he had a plan for it.
Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

TORONTO — Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week: July inflation Statistics Canada will release its consumer price index for July on Wednesday.
Yemen rebel drone attack targets remote Saudi oil field

Yemen rebel drone attack targets remote Saudi oil field

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Drones launched by Yemen's Houthi rebels attacked a massive oil and gas field deep inside Saudi Arabia's sprawling desert on Saturday, causing what the kingdom described as a "limited fire" in the second such recent atta