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The Saudi standoff: Oil-rich nation takes on world’s high-cost producers

In the high-stakes contest between the United States, the biggest shale oil producer, and Saudi Arabia, the biggest oil exporter, America has blinked first.<p>The OPEC refusal to cut production at its November meeting was widely seen as the declaration of a price war against booming U.S. shale oil …

Western Canada will feel the decline in oil prices, but it's not catastrophic

As gas prices at the pumps decline across the country this holiday season, Canadian consumers are enjoying the jingle of a few extra toonies and loonies in their pockets. But there are two sides to every coin.<p>This quarter's C-Suite survey shows an almost 50/50 split between business leaders who say …

The key to winning a dogfight? Focus

On May 10, 1972, Bill Driscoll was flying his 170th combat mission over North Vietnam, a radar intercept officer in the back seat of an U.S. F-4 Phantom jet fighter. He and his crew were providing cover near the Gulf of Tonkin for 18 essentially defenceless aircraft and things were going smoothly – …

In hopes of renewal, Edmonton moves to drop ‘City of Champions’ motto

With a February freeze headed towards –20 and a long, dark night punctuated by a cold wind on Jasper Avenue, the only distraction in this city is watching the Oilers. At least that's what Wayne Gretzky said in 1985, months before he hoisted the Stanley Cup for the second time at the drafty …

Flip Down Memory Lane: The Year in Review

In 2014, we saw countries unite to fight mass disease and terror. Ebola ravaged African countries and spread to the United States. ISIS attacked …

I was ordered to give up my child or my job

<b>THE QUESTION</b><p>When I was three days away from being promoted, my boss called me into a meeting and told me I would not be promoted because I "had too many family matters to deal with" because I was a single mother. It wasn't true that I was dealing with any issues because my child was staying in …

Ottawa threatens to block Buy America rules in Canada

The federal government is threatening to invoke a rarely used anti-sanctions law to block the U.S. from imposing Buy America rules in Canada.<p>Outraged that Washington has banned Canadian steel from a ferry terminal overhaul in Prince Rupert, B.C., Ottawa is considering using the Foreign …

Hostages Held Inside Australian Cafe, Flag Similar To Islamic State's Seen In Window

(Reuters) - Australian police locked down the center of the country's biggest city on Monday after an armed man walked into a busy downtown Sydney cafe, took hostages and forced them to display an Islamic flag, igniting fears of a jihadist attack.<p>Police said they knew of one armed assailant …