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After the Canucks got shut out in Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Finals, losing to the Boston Bruins, the city residents put on one of the most heinous riots we've ever seen surrounding a sporting event.
Wal-Mart Stores said Friday its board has approved a new share buyback program worth $15 billion to replace its existing program.
David Riedel, Riedel Research, outlines four main topics investors should watch at the G8.
Some entire towns in Alberta have been burned to the ground, reports Ted Henley, Alberta's 660News.
Bill Gross, Pimco Co-CIO & founder, explains there is a misconception that Pimco is short US Treasuries. Investors can find pristine balance sheets in countries like Canada, he adds.
Enbridge reported a robust quarter, delivering 89 Canadian cents per share, a 2-cent beat, with Pat Daniel, President and CEO of Enbridge, and Mad Money host Jim Cramer.
Canadian drugmaker Valeant Pharmaceuticals International said it made an unsolicited $5.7 billion bid to buy Cephalon and plans to make its case directly to Cephalon shareholders.
Want to use currencies to trade on pending deals? Here's how.
From Portugal to Ireland, nothing has dented the euro's surprising strength. And in Canada, even a no-confidence vote hasn't jarred the Canadian dollar. Here's how to trade them.
The Canadian dollar is weaker after a no-confidence vote toppled the conservative Harper government.
Japan is Hawaii's second largest market for tourists behind the US mainland. Last year, 1.2 million Japanese came to the islands and spent $1.9 billion, according to the state tourism officials. Now, all of this is threatened.
Oil prices are driven by a supply shock rather than increased demand due to a stronger world economy, so investors in currencies look to "risk" rather than "macro" factors, David Bloom, global head of foreign exchange research at HSBC, wrote in a market note.
Thanks to higher oil prices and a gradually improving U.S. economic outlook, the Canadian dollar is riding high.
Research in Motion's Chief Marketing Officer Keith Pardy will be leaving the company for personal reasons, according to a report by The Wall Street Journal.
With data from the Energy Information Administration (EIA), a division of the Department of Energy, CNBC.com took a look at the countries that produce the most crude oil on a daily basis.
With gasoline prices at $4 a gallon, it's clear we should double down on our oil war strategy, but this time go after reserves that aren’t so far away—Canada.
The Canadian dollar has room to rise - but not because of spiking oil prices.
Oil could hit $220 a barrel if "Libya and Algeria were to halt oil production together," analysts at Nomura investment bank predicted.
Canada has been a popular place for investors to safely invest, but the "Fast Money" traders suggest that may be changing.