A day after the loonie slipped below the 70-cent US level for the first time since 2003, a forecaster at investment bank Macquarie says he expects the loonie to lose another 10 cents to reach an all-time low of 59…
TORONTO -- The Canadian dollar has closed below 70 cents U.S. for the first time in nearly 13 years while the Toronto stock market registered another triple-digit loss. The loonie finished the day at 69.71 cents U.S., down 0.43 of…
About four dozen soldiers arrived at the Canadian Forces Base in Gagetown on Tuesday morning after working in Beirut, Lebanon and Amman, Jordan, to help process Syrian refugees destined for Canada. They were greeted with hugs and smiles from spouses and children,…
Language is turning out to be a key challenge for Syrian refugees arriving in the Moncton area, according to the New Brunswick Multicultural Council. Mike Timani, president of the New Brunswick Multicultural Council, says language training and translation is the "key"…
A mediation session between the City of Fredericton and its transit workers ended on Tuesday without any progress, according to the union.  Ralph McBride, a national representative for the Canadian Union of Public Employees, which represents the transit workers, said…
The series of ten public meetings on the government's plans to erase the province's deficit continued Tuesday night in Fredericton. This is the final series of pre-budget forums before Premier Brian Gallant's government makes its choices on where cuts will…
Fredericton Police Force Chief Leanne Fitch is being investigated by the New Brunswick Police Commission, the city's chief administrative officer has confirmed. "I can confirm that I have received a complaint against the police chief and that the complaint has been handed…
Three Toronto Blue Jays players are coming to New Brunswick this weekend as part of the team's Winter Tour. Brett Cecil, Chris Colabello and Dalton Pompey will be in the Fredericton area on Jan. 17 and 18 for a series of public and…
A Moncton man has been charged with being accessory after the fact to murder in connection with the death of 18-year-old Baylee Wylie in the city last month. Zachary Holden, 18, of Moncton, who is accused of assisting fugitive Tyler Noel, 18, was also charged Monday with being unlawfully…
The sliding loonie could make it harder for some Canadians to eat their Florida oranges or California heads of lettuce this year. The dropping dollar, which is hovering just above the 70-cent U.S. mark, is expected to continue to leave…