Canada News

March against USMCA

Nov 18, 2018 / 7:37 pm

Half a dozen tractors rolled through the streets of downtown Montreal on Sunday as thousands of people marched in support of farmers who say they're...

Additional assaults reported

Nov 18, 2018 / 7:25 pm

The principal of a prestigious private boys' school at the centre of a criminal investigation said Sunday he held off on promptly informing police about an...

Ford to axe French university

Nov 18, 2018 / 7:01 pm

Andrew Scheer says he has "expressed his concerns" to Ontario's premier about the cancellation of a planned French-language university — but...

'Shatter' labs worry police

Nov 18, 2018 / 6:22 pm

Alberta law enforcement officials say they are worried that the legalization of marijuana could lead to potentially explosive consequences for users taking a...

New $10 bill in circulation

Nov 18, 2018 / 6:13 pm

Wanda Robson still finds it hard to believe that her big sister is the new face of the $10 bill — and the first Canadian woman to be featured on a...

Sajjan: Russia is targeting us

Nov 18, 2018 / 6:05 pm

With a federal election less than a year away, Canada's defence minister is warning voters they will be targeted by online cyber-attacks and fake news as...

Cdn dead after plane crash

Nov 18, 2018 / 12:09 pm

A Canadian citizen who was aboard a plane that crashed through a fence at Guyana's main international airport has died, the federal government said Sunday...

Postal strike deadline passes

Nov 18, 2018 / 8:57 am

The Canadian Union of Postal Workers issued a request Saturday for the federal government to appoint a mediator in its contract talks with Canada Post, as it...

Won't negotiate on LGBTQ

Nov 18, 2018 / 8:32 am

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau isn't saying what he is willing to do to keep a provision protecting labour rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual and queer...

'Quebec an embarrassment'

Nov 18, 2018 / 8:25 am

On Sept. 10, municipal employees in a region between Montreal and Quebec City arrived at work to discover a threatening message on their computers notifying...

Americans seeking asylum

Nov 17, 2018 / 6:26 pm

As Canada grapples with an influx of irregular asylum seekers, statistics show a growing number of people seeking refugee protection in Canada are Americans. In...

BC lawyer welcomes ruling

Nov 17, 2018 / 9:43 am

A Vancouver lawyer who helped prosecute two of the Khmer Rouge's most senior surviving leaders is breathing a little easier after a tribunal this week found...

No contact with caravan

Nov 17, 2018 / 7:28 am

The highest-ranking military officer in the United States is insisting U.S. troops will not come into contact with the thousands of migrants from Central...

Canada's wildlife on decline

Nov 17, 2018 / 7:08 am

Canada may be known for its wide-open spaces and wildlife, but the federal and provincial governments need to dramatically increase their efforts if they're...

Feds ready on postal strike

Nov 16, 2018 / 3:00 pm

The Trudeau government gave one final push Friday to bring the Canada Post labour dispute to a close, suggesting it will act quickly if rotating strikes...

Asylum claims skyrocket

Nov 16, 2018 / 10:56 am

The backlog of asylum claims from irregular migrants awaiting a decision on whether they can stay in Canada has grown to over 28,000. New statistics from the...

Trudeau at APEC summit

Nov 16, 2018 / 10:53 am

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau walks into this weekend's APEC leaders' summit with a chance to smooth over lingering sore feelings with some of...

Firearms screening backlogs

Nov 16, 2018 / 10:39 am

Investigations into whether gun licences should be revoked due to violent incidents or mental illness have faced "significant delays" that could...

Scheer backs Brexit

Nov 16, 2018 / 5:44 am

Canadian Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer says his support for Britain's departure from the European Union is undiminished, despite the chaos Brexit has...

Work accident claims three

Nov 15, 2018 / 5:35 pm

Three people are dead after an apparent workplace accident just south of Edmonton. Police, firefighters and emergency crews responded Thursday afternoon to a...