Winter storm warning for parts of the GTHA

A winter storm warning is in effect for parts of the GTHA including Hamilton, Burlington and Niagara.Cold weather, strong winds and snow are expected for much of Southern Ontario Sunday night and into Monday morning.Meteorologists are calling this storm the biggest to hit Southern Ontario this winter.According to Environment Canada up to 30 centimetres is expected to fall in some parts of the GTA.Hamilton is expected to be hit the hardest.

US stocks fall at midday as oil prices drift to around 80

US stocks fall at midday as oil prices drift to around $80 a barrel AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email by The Associated Press Posted Oct 27, 2014 10:11 am MDT NEW YORK, N.Y. – Energy companies are tugging U.S. stocks lower at midday as the price of oil slips.Goldman Sachs lowered its outlook for crude prices. Fading business confidence in Germany, Europe’s largest economy, also weighed on financial markets.The Dow Jones industrial average fell 29 points, or 0.2 per cent, to 16,775 as of 12 p.m. Eastern Time Monday.The Nasdaq declined 13 points, or 0.3 per cent, to 4,470. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index slipped seven points, or 0.4 per cent, to 1,956. Energy stocks fell as oil languished around $80 a barrel in New York.The energy sector was down 2.1 per cent, the biggest decline among the 10 S&P 500 sectors. read more