Chevron Canada should pay for pollution in Ecuador, Ontario court told

A group of Indigenous Ecuadorians are arguing in an Ontario court that they should be able to seize shares of Chevron Canada to pay for the pollution its parent company allegedly left in their homeland. It’s been 25 years since the case was originally launched by a group representing 30,000 Ecuadorians, who say their land…

Trump looking forward to making meeting with Kim a ‘worldwide success’

US President Donald Trump says he is looking forward to meeting with Kim Jong-un in the “coming weeks,” and hopes the historic face-to-face discussion on denuclearization of the Korean peninsula will be a “worldwide success.” The United States will be doing “everything possible” to make sure the upcoming meeting with the North Korean leader is…

Budget Meals: 6 Unique Ways to Eat Beans and Rice [Video]

[embedded content] Welcome back to the collaboration between Mint and Brewing Happiness. I’m Haley, the girl behind Brewing Happiness – a blog about celebrating the small healthy choices we make in our lives, complete with recipes for everybody! I’m here to give you tips on living a healthy, happy life on a budget. Finding cheap,…

Bank of Canada to make interest rate announcement Wednesday

OTTAWA —The Bank of Canada will decide today whether to continue raising interest rates, and will issue its latest predictions for the Canadian economy. Most economists expect the central bank to retain its key rate at 1.25 per cent, the level it has been at since the last quarter-point increase in January. But they’ll be…