Republicans and other supporters of the proposed 5.3 billion dollar project argue it would create tens of thousands of jobs. President Barack Obama says the jobs created would not be permanent. Politico’s Andrew Restuccia joins to discuss.
(Reuters) - Privately owned Space Exploration Technologies was selected to launch a trio of Canadian radar satellites aboard a single Falcon 9 rocket, the company announced on Tuesday. Full story
LONDON/WINNIPEG, Canada (Reuters) - Miner BHP Billiton's <BLT.L> new boss is facing his biggest test to date as he weighs the fate of a $14 billion Canadian potash project just as the collapse of a dominant potash cartel puts more pressure on already weak prices. Full story
NEW YORK/TORONTO (Reuters) - Richard Baker is doubling down on his attempt to revive big-name department stores with a $2.4 billion bid to buy Saks Inc, bringing the New York retailer into Canada and under the same roof as Lord & Taylor and Canada's Hudson's Bay. Full story
Saks Fifth Avenue is being sold to Canada’s Hudson’s Bay, which owns Lord & Taylor. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.
Bill Wolff, executive producer of the Rachel Maddow Show, shares a preview of Wednesday’s show - citizen heroism across the country is in full force, plus a look at Governor Bob McDonnell’s overseas adventure, a rig explosion in Canada, and a little craziness out of North Carolina.
Michael Levee, author of “The Power Surge,” talks to the hosts of The Cycle about how we can change America’s energy future, while we battle one of the worst heat waves the country has seen.
TODAY’s Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb take a bite out of a new dessert whipped up by the Canadian bakery Clafouti: a combination of a croissant and Oreo cookies.
Canadian police have raised the death toll in a train explosion that occurred in a small Quebec village Saturday to 50. All people missing in the explosion are now presumed dead.
Canada's Ryan Cochrane holds his bronze medal at the men's 800m freestyle victory ceremony during the World Swimming Championships at the Sant Jordi arena in Barcelona July 31, 2013. REUTERS/Albert Gea (SPAIN - Tags: SPORT SWIMMING)
Third placed Ryan Cochrane of Canada poses with his bronze medal at the men's 800m freestyle victory ceremony during the World Swimming Championships at the Sant Jordi arena in Barcelona July 31, 2013. REUTERS/Michael Dalder (SPAIN - Tags: SPORT SWIMMING)
Canada's Ryan Cochrane swims in the men's 800m freestyle final during the World Swimming Championships at the Sant Jordi arena in Barcelona July 31, 2013. REUTERS/Albert Gea (SPAIN - Tags: SPORT SWIMMING)