HOUSTON - Since the economically crippling oil embargo of 1973, every American president has pledged to seek and achieve energy independence.
(Adds comment, details, closing figures) * Canadian dollar at C$1.1440, or 87.41 U.S. cents * Bond prices higher across maturity curve By Solarina Ho TORONTO, Nov 28 (Reuters) - The Canadian dollar retreated more than a cent against its U.S.
Police in Ferguson, Missouri were out in force again overnight as demonstrators shut down a shopping centre near the town. Activists around the US encouraged a boycott of Black Friday sales in protest at the decision by a grand jury not to indict a police ...
People go through a sales table in front of Cotton Creek, which included several sales and specials on Black Friday. Many stores in on The Square offered deals to encourage customers to shop locally.
A fresh slide in the price of crude wiped tens of billions of dollars off oil companies' market value on Friday and signalled an end to the sector's safe-haven status, as fears mounted over future profits and dividend payouts.