Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan is indefinitely suspending its Picadilly mine operation near Sussex, N.B.. The move is expected to result in the loss of 420 to 430 jobs. Jochen Tilk, PotashCorp president and chief executive officer, said in a statement released Tuesday…
The last month has not been a good for famous artist. we have lost Motorhead front man Lemmy Kilmister Dec 26 Natalie Cole on New Years Eve Country singer Craig Strickland on Jan 4 David Bowie on Jan 10 Actor…
LONDON -- Britain's leader says Muslim women must improve their English to better integrate into British society, arguing that improved national cohesion is the best antidote to extremism. Prime Minister David Cameron on Monday pledged to fund English language classes…
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has agreed to sit down with interim Conservative leader Rona Ambrose, after she wrote him a letter requesting a meeting to discuss the “rapidly deteriorating economy.” In a publicly-releasedletter,Ambrose wrote that, “with markets tumbling, the oil…
A Canadian man detained for more than a year in the United Arab Emirates has pleaded not guilty to three terror-related charges on the first day of his long-awaited trial. Salim Alaradi's lawyer says his client learned Monday he was…
NewLeaf Travel Company, the new Canadian discount airline that launched Jan. 6, has had to postpone its plans to begin operations in February and will refund any reservations while its licensing is reviewed. In a release today, the new air…
The wealthiest 62 people now own as much wealth as half the world's population, some 3.5 billion people, as the super-rich have grown richer and the poor poorer, international charity Oxfam said early Monday in London. The wealth of the…
Almost three-quarters of New Brunswick's border crossings with Maine will be getting a makeover, according to a tender notice posted by the federal government. Thirteen border posts on the New Brunswick-Maine border are included in the $99-million plan to upgrade or…
Emergency response officials are warning about unsafe ice conditions after a Fredericton-area snowmobiler fell through the ice on the Nashwaak River over the weekend and had to be treated in hospital for hypothermia. The incident occurred on Sunday at about 1 a.m., between…
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's cabinet is meeting this week in a place where people welcome the low Canadian dollar. Just a 30-minute drive from the United States, St. Andrews by-the-Sea, New Brunswick is a pretty resort town — one that, if the…