Canada orders rail restrictions to reduce wildfire risk

OTTAWA (REUTERS) – Canada on Sunday (July 11) ordered rail transport restrictions for areas where there is a high wildfire risk after a blaze wiped out the town of Lytton, British Columbia, and killed two people earlier this month. The

FX volatility low, dollar up slightly as investors wait on inflation

FILE PHOTO: A U.S. five dollar note is seen in this illustration photo June 1, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas White/Illustration/File PhotoNEW YORK (Reuters) – The U.S. dollar edged up slightly and currency market volatility on Tuesday hit the lowest level in more

Bear cub causes trouble in Montreal

MONTREAL (AFP) – A black bear cub caused havoc for several hours on Sunday (May 23) in a neighbourhood in Montreal, Canada, requiring three doses of tranquilliser before the authorities could finally capture it. Alerted to the cub’s presence in the