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Iran tests U.S. President Trump’s ‘America First’ pledge

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump won the White House pledging to wind…

Ex-rebel in Colombia recaptured after release from jail

BOGOTA — A former Colombian rebel leader was re-arrested Friday moments after…

Mark Norman affair needs public inquiry, Scheer says

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau must launch a public inquiry into…

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Long-awaited end to Canada’s tariff standoff with U.S. finally at hand

OTTAWA — U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration agreed Friday to drop its…

Data reveals scope, damage of spring floods in Quebec and New Brunswick

New data from Statistics Canada is revealing the scale and scope of…

Montreal health authorities moving to contain measles spread after two new cases

Montreal health authorities are trying to track up to 400 people they…

Trump lifts tariffs on Mexico, Canada, delays auto tariffs

WASHINGTON — Bogged down in a sprawling trade dispute with U.S. rival…

Killer of missing Alberta seniors loses appeal of manslaughter convictions

EDMONTON — An appeal from the killer of two Edmonton-area seniors has…

Liberals stymie Commons defence committee inquiry into Mark Norman case

OTTAWA — The Liberals used their majority on a House of Commons…

Indigenous teen’s treatment while disclosing abuse indicative of ‘pattern’

OTTAWA — B.C.’s former child representative Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond says the “heinous”…

Kenney lauds Senate committee rejecting tanker ban, promises to continue fight

Kenney lauds Senate committee rejecting tanker ban, promises to continue fight CALGARY…

B.C. legislature clerk retires; report says benefits wrongly claimed

VICTORIA — A spending scandal that shook British Columbia’s legislature came to…

Liberals re-elected with minority government in Newfoundland and Labrador vote

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. — Voters in Newfoundland and Labrador registered their frustration…

Senate committee approves dozens of energy-industry-friendly amendments to C-69

OTTAWA — A Senate committee has approved dozens of amendments — primarily…

Liberals fundraise on abortion rights as Trudeau criticizes U.S. ‘backsliding’

OTTAWA — As Prime Minister Justin Trudeau decries American states for “backsliding”…

Secularism bill a ‘sexist’ attack on women’s bodies: Quebec federation of women

MONTREAL — Quebec’s secularism bill is a frontal attack on women’s rights…

China formally arrests two detained Canadians in case linked to Huawei

BEIJING — China has formally arrested two Canadian citizens it’s been holding…

  • May 16, 2019

Philippines recalling ambassador and consuls in Canada over trash shipments

MANILA, Philippines — The Philippines is recalling its ambassador and consuls in…

  • May 16, 2019

Federal oil tanker ban bill defeated in Senate, but legislation not dead

OTTAWA — A federal ban on tanker traffic off British Columbia’s north…

Vets lobby to expand medical cannabis laws to include dogs, cats

OTTAWA — Parliament Hill is going to the dogs today as veterinarians…