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BC Hydro leadership shake-up brings in new president, no word on CEO

VANCOUVER — BC Hydro confirms it has had a change in leadership, but few details have been released.
O.J. Simpson will get his freedom, but then what?

O.J. Simpson will get his freedom, but then what?

LOVELOCK, Nev. — When O.J.

TSX tumbles, dragged down by energy stocks, loonie nudges closer to 80 cents US

TORONTO — The Toronto stock market's main index closed lower, driven down by energy stocks as crude oil futures declined. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was down 81.51 points at 15,183.13, with the energy sector losing 1.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Friday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (15,183.13, down 81.51 points): Cenovus Energy Inc. (TSX:CVE). Oil and gas. Down 24 cents, or 2.51 per cent, to $9.34 on 7.7 million shares.
UK girl left in tears after she's fined for selling lemonade

UK girl left in tears after she's fined for selling lemonade

LONDON — A British man and his young daughter have gained international attention for being fined for selling lemonade.

Encana reports US$331M profit on earlier than expected 'production bounce'

CALGARY — Higher production of more profitable products in the second quarter allowed oil and gas producer Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA) to handily beat analyst expectations while posting a US$331-million net profit.

Groups weigh in on Ontario labour reforms on last day of consultations

TORONTO — Unions and advocacy groups are getting one last chance to weigh in on the Ontario government's bid to make sweeping changes to the province's labour laws.
Audi to update 850,000 cars as diesel recalls widen

Audi to update 850,000 cars as diesel recalls widen

BERLIN — German automaker Audi says it will fit up to 850,000 diesel cars with new software to improve their emissions performance, following a similar move by rival Daimler as the auto industry tries to get ahead of public controversy over the techn

Ari Melber tries to improve a troubled time slot at MSNBC

NEW YORK — One of MSNBC's most valuable utility players, Ari Melber, gets his own regular show Monday with the assignment of shoring up a weak spot in the cable network's lineup.
'Darknet' suspect's flashy cars raised eyebrows in Thailand

'Darknet' suspect's flashy cars raised eyebrows in Thailand

BANGKOK — The neighbours had their suspicions.