The Canadian Press

Freezing death of Duceppe’s mother sign of problems in seniors’ homes: Legault

MONTREAL — Quebec Premier Francois Legault said Tuesday the freezing death of…

Tilray to buy Natura for up to $70M, doubling Canadian cultivation capacity

Tilray Inc. has inked a deal to buy Natura Naturals Holdings Inc.…

Pleaded guilty: Ex-Red Deer teacher gets 3 years for sex offences against kids

SASKATOON — A former Saskatoon teacher who admitted to sexual offences involving…

Transgender girl says sex-ed repeal made her nervous about returning to school

Transgender girl says sex-ed repeal made her nervous about returning to school…

Feds target low-income seniors with tax mailings to boost benefit take-up

OTTAWA — Seniors’ mailboxes will be blitzed in the coming weeks with…

Prior dengue infection may protect against symptomatic Zika disease, study finds

As scientists continue to study the relatively novel Zika virus, researchers have…

New Canada Food Guide nixes portion sizes, promotes plant-based proteins

OTTAWA — The Canada Food Guide’s familiar food rainbow has been replaced…

Liberals looking to make home-buying more affordable for millennials: Morneau

OTTAWA — The Trudeau government is looking for ways to make home-buying…

Cannabis-carrying border-crossers could be hit with fines under coming system

OTTAWA — Travellers caught sneaking small amounts of marijuana into Canada could…

Canadian navy pressing ahead on life extensions for submarines

OTTAWA — The Department of National Defence is pushing ahead with plans…

Resolute Forest Products loses most of lawsuit against enviro groups in U.S.

A Montreal-based forestry company has had most of its lawsuit against a…

Some numbers from B.C. Speaker’s report

VICTORIA — A report by British Columbia legislature Speaker Darryl Plecas alleges…

Alberta teacher jailed after admitting to child pornography offences

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — A former elementary school teacher in southern Alberta has…

Oilpatch wants growth policies from Alberta politicians carbon price absent

CALGARY — The energy industry’s want list as Alberta politicians gear up…

Crown opens case against accused: Winnipeg bus driver was stabbed multiple times

WINNIPEG — A Winnipeg bus driver was killed on the job by…

Kenney accuser declines to specify which housing rules he says Kenney broke

EDMONTON — The lawyer accusing Alberta United Conservative Leader Jason Kenney of…

Ontarians’ pot use on steady upward trajectory even before legalization: survey

TORONTO — In the year leading up to legalization, there was a…

B.C. animators land Oscar nominations

‘Animal Behaviour’ by Vancouver’s David Fine and Alison Snowden among several Canadians on the short list

Netflix apologizes to Lac-Megantic for using rail disaster footage in ‘Bird Box’

Netflix has refused to remove the footage from “Bird Box,” despite the appeal from Lac-Megantic’s mayor

New Canada Food Guide nixes portion sizes, promotes plant-based proteins

Guide no longer lists milk and dairy products as a distinct food group