The Canadian Press

HELOCs, refinancing helped fuel spending, Bank of Canada researchers say

Canadian homeowners who accessed their home equity through a loan or refinancing…

New LNG technology developed at University of Calgary touted as greener, cheaper

CALGARY — University of Calgary researchers focused on nanotechnology say they have…

Thousands laid off in Ontario as General Motors strike drags on in U.S.

Thousands of workers in Ontario’s auto industry have been temporarily laid off…

Canada’s women’s basketball team to begin Olympic qualifying process

EDMONTON — Two-time Olympian Kim Gaucher and WNBA rookie Bridget Carleton headline…

Canada climbs FIFA world soccer rankings, moves past CONCACAF rival Panama

The numbers are suddenly looking better for Canada. The Canadian men rose…

Greta Hodgkinson to retire as principal dancer at National Ballet of Canada

TORONTO — It’s the end of an era at the National Ballet…

Canada Post to unveil Leonard Cohen commemorative stamp to mark late singer’s birthday

MONTREAL — Canada Post is set to honour the late singer Leonard…

Canadian retail sales up 0.4 per cent in July, first increase in three months

OTTAWA — Statistics Canada says retail sales rose 0.4 per cent in…

Hudson’s Bay Co. closing its 15 Hudson’s Bay stores in the Netherlands

TORONTO — Hudson’s Bay Co. is closings its 15 Hudson’s Bay stores…

Trudeau seeks to right his campaign in Toronto as Scheer heads to Maritimes

OTTAWA — Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau is in Toronto today, hoping to…

Alberta man sentenced to 23.5 years for sexually abusing his three daughters

EDMONTON — A central Alberta man who pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting…

‘We can move on with our lives:’ Alberta parents acquitted in death of toddler

LETHBRIDGE — An Alberta mother and father who treated their ill son…

‘I’d do it again,’ says B.C. man who jumped naked into Toronto shark tank

TORONTO — A British Columbia man apologized to a judge on Thursday…

Appeal court rules 3-2 in favour of law that slashed Toronto city council

TORONTO — Ontario’s top court has upheld a provincial law that slashed…

Health organizations call for end to promotion of vaping products

OTTAWA — Federal officials have to act right away to avoid further…

Trudeau asks Canada to look to his current, not past, actions on race

Justin Trudeau’s privileged upbringing created a “massive blind spot” when it came…

Bo Horvat’s two-point night leads Canucks past Oilers in pre-season game

Canucks 6 Oilers 1 (Preseason) EDMONTON — Bo Horvat had a goal…

Logan Kilgore gets start at QB for Edmonton Eskimos with Trevor Harris hurt

EDMONTON — In just his second regular-season game at quarterback in almost…

‘Hard-headed’ Mike Reilly becomes CFL’s last quarterback standing

SURREY, B.C. — Amid a disappointing season for the B.C. Lions, Mike…

Canada climbs FIFA world soccer rankings, moves past CONCACAF rival Panama

The numbers are suddenly looking better for Canada. The Canadian men rose…