The federal government should be moving ahead with action against Volkswagen in the wake of news that Ontario has charged the company and carried out a raid on its headquarters, according to an environmental organization.
The U.S. Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged on Wednesday but signalled it still expects one more increase by the end of the year despite recent weak inflation readings.
Alimentation Couche-Tard is still interested in selling marijuana and its co-founder says he thinks provincial governments should stay out of selling this product.
The Canadian dollar was trading at 81.59 cents U.S., up from an average price of 81.45 cents U.S. on Tuesday. The S&P/TSX composite index was up 70.16 points to 15,363.13, after 90 minutes of trading.
Overnight rain and mucky fields meant that at this year's International Plowing Match, Ontario's party leaders didn't get to try their hand at driving a tractor.