Marathon Oil said Thursday that talks on a potential sale of part of its stake in the Athabasca Oil Sands Project in Canada have ended. Full story
HAVANA (Reuters) - A Canadian businessman who has confessed to bribing Cuban officials was scheduled to go on trial in Havana on Thursday, almost two years after his arrest in a sweeping government crackdown on corruption. Full story
House Republicans pushed through a bill Wednesday to bypass the president to speed approval of the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada to Texas. Democrats criticized the legislation as a blatant attempt to allow a foreign company to avoid environmental review. Full story
The legendary Paul Anka is no stranger to the music business after spending 55 years as an entertainer, singer and songwriter. He’s out with a new book called “My Way,” and tells Kathie Lee and Hoda how he helped kickstart the Beatles career.
Canadian pop/rock sensation Avril Lavigne treats Studio 1A to a rendition of her new single, “Here’s To Never Growing Up,” which is climbing the charts after being released last week.
Paul Anka shares details from his autobiography, “My Way,” which talks about his legendary career and personal life.
After five months in space, International Space Station Commander Chris Hadfield has returned to the planet. While manning the ISS he also created the first music video in space, using a rendition of David Bowie’s “Space Oddity.” NBC’s Brian Williams reports.
Canada's Heritage Minister James Moore speaks during Question Period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa May 23, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Wattie (CANADA - Tags: POLITICS)
British Columbia Premier Christy Clark addresses supporters and Liberal party caucus members at a caucus meeting in Vancouver, British Columbia May 23, 2013. REUTERS/Ben Nelms (CANADA - Tags: POLITICS)
British Columbia Premier Christy Clark hugs Liberal Member of the Legislative Assembly Ralph Sultan at a Liberal caucus meeting in Vancouver, British Columbia May 23, 2013. REUTERS/Ben Nelms (CANADA - Tags: POLITICS)
A cameraman reacts while following Senator Mike Duffy as he arrives on Parliament Hill in Ottawa May 23, 2013. Duffy resigned from the Conservative caucus last week amid an expenses scandal. REUTERS/Chris Wattie (CANADA - Tags: POLITICS)