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Search for girls continue

Jul 11, 2020 / 7:38 am

Police are still searching for two Quebec girls and their father in a suburb of Quebec City, after an Amber Alert was issued Thursday. The search for Romy...

Federal debt could top $1T

Jul 11, 2020 / 7:15 am

The Trudeau Liberals' fiscal update this week put a cost to all the emergency COVID-19 aid the federal treasury will dole out. It delivered some shocks: a...

Happy with no cars allowed

Jul 11, 2020 / 7:14 am

Cool temperatures didn't stop hundreds of dog walkers, bikers and diners from flocking to St. John's, N.L.'s main downtown street Wednesday evening....

RCMP upset by allegations

Jul 11, 2020 / 7:07 am

The idea that the man accused of crashing into the grounds of Rideau Hall would have been treated differently if he were dark-skinned is disheartening, the...

2019 transportation crashes

Jul 10, 2020 / 7:00 pm

Canada's Transportation Safety Board (TSB) has released its annual statistics on transportation incidents last year. The findings represent the number of...

Grocers defend pay cut

Jul 10, 2020 / 4:06 pm

Executives from three of Canada's largest grocery chains were in communication before launching and ending temporary wage increases for grocery store...

COVID-19: today's numbers

Jul 10, 2020 / 3:19 pm

The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of July 10: There are 107,125 confirmed cases in Canada. _ Quebec: 56,316 confirmed (including 5,612...

'Call cops on WE scandal'

Jul 10, 2020 / 11:09 am

The Conservatives said Friday they want a criminal investigation into the Liberal government's decision to have the WE organization run a $900-million...

Amber Alert for sisters

Jul 10, 2020 / 7:22 am

Quebec provincial police say searches continued overnight after an Amber Alert was issued Thursday for two young girls and their 44-year-old father. Police...

Nygard seeks dismissal

Jul 10, 2020 / 7:19 am

A Canadian fashion mogul is asking a U.S. court to dismiss a class-action lawsuit alleging he sexually assaulted dozens of women. Peter Nygard's motion...

WE paid Trudeau family

Jul 10, 2020 / 7:06 am

The WE organization has paid hundreds of thousands of dollars in speaking fees to members of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's family, it acknowledged...

Calls 911 over Black man

Jul 10, 2020 / 6:42 am

Ottawa police have apologized for how they handled an incident where a white woman called 911 on a Black man in a park, leading the operator to tell the man...

953,000 jobs added in June

Jul 10, 2020 / 6:32 am

Statistics Canada says the economy added nearly one million jobs in June as businesses forced closed by the pandemic began to reopen. The agency says 953,000...

COVID-19: today's numbers

Jul 9, 2020 / 5:22 pm

The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of July 9: There are 106,805 confirmed cases in Canada. _ Quebec: 56,216 confirmed (including 5,609...

Right whales near extinction

Jul 9, 2020 / 3:01 pm

North Atlantic right whales are now considered one step away from complete eradication. The International Union for Conservation of Nature is moving the whales...

Half hit by cybercrime

Jul 9, 2020 / 2:59 pm

More than half of Canadians surveyed say they've been a victim or target of a cybercrime, according to a new poll. A report from the Cybersecure Policy...

Cops: decriminalize drugs

Jul 9, 2020 / 12:56 pm

The Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police is calling for the decriminalization of personal possession of illicit drugs and the creation of a national task...

Keep border closed - please!

Jul 9, 2020 / 10:43 am

A disturbing graphic from Johns Hopkins University has sparked conversation on social media about reopening the Canada-U.S. border. In January, the university...

How are the kids doing?

Jul 9, 2020 / 9:48 am

A crowdsourced survey of Canadian parents finds that nearly three-quarters of respondents are concerned about their children's social lives during the...

Not ready for second wave

Jul 9, 2020 / 9:45 am

A new report from a committee of senators says the country is ill-prepared to handle a second wave of COVID-19. The Senate's social affairs committee says...

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