Economists had expected the index to fall slightly in September
Industry officials blamed the recent weakness partly on hurricanes
IHS Markit composite purchasing managers' index slipped to 54.1 points in September
Ontario PCs challenging the federal carbon pricing plan in court
Horgan said a liquefied natural gas project in the province ranked alongside a "moon landing"
Legault won after vowing to lower Quebec's annual immigration levels by 20 per cent
Victory means a party other than the Liberals or the Parti Quebecois will govern the province