Disney to buy much of 21st Century Fox in $52B US takeover
Disney is buying a large part of the Murdoch family's 21st Century Fox in a $52.4-billion US deal, including for film and television studios, cable and international TV businesses, as it tries to meet competition from technology companies in the entertainment business.
Putin scoffs at U.S. 'spymania,' Olympic doping claims in year-end address
Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday, during his end-of-year news conference, that the U.S. was in the grip of a fabricated "spymania" whipped up by President Donald Trump's opponents, but that he believes battered U.S.-Russia relations would recover one day.
Kentucky politician accused of sexual assault dies in apparent suicide
Dan Johnson, a Republican state lawmaker in Kentucky who defiantly denied allegations that he sexually assaulted a teenage girl in the basement of his home, died in an apparent suicide Wednesday night, the county coroner says.
Why Canada's net neutrality fight hasn't been as fierce as the one in the U.S.
America's telecom regulator is much more partisan than Canada's own, but there are legal reasons too.
Defence procurement continues to be more about political strategy than military need
The plan was to go to Boeing to purchase new Super Hornets — the latest and vastly improved variant of the F-18s. But Boeing has become a bit of a problem for Trudeau, so we're getting some hand-me-downs from our Aussie cousins.
Peak beer? Why some are worried the craft-brewing craze could flood the market
The popularity of craft beer has seen the number of licensed breweries in Canada increase dramatically over the past five years. But some say the industry could be facing a flooded market.