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Jean Charest, Jean Chrétien and other political throwbacks 2020-01-22 06:30:22Politics Insider for Jan. 22: Tough questions for Volkswagen, Indigenous incarceration is at record highs and forget all about #Doughnutgate The post

What Brian Pallister giveth, Brian Pallister can taketh 2020-01-21 06:30:12Politics Insider for Jan. 21: Manitoba's premier is a personified 'bridge,' Canadians are split on the Flight 752 blame game and anyone want a Tesl

Kevin O’Leary is back, and he has opinions 2020-01-20 12:43:25Politics Insider for Jan. 20: Mr. Wonderful's take on the Tories, Gerard Deltell's announcement and Manitoba's fight against daylight savings The p

The blizzard that buried St. John’s: photos and 2020-01-18 10:00:40A state of emergency was declared in St. John's and other parts of Newfoundland as a huge storm buried houses and cars in snowdrifts The post The bl

The Rona Ambrose sweepstakes are—maybe?— back on 2020-01-17 06:31:43Politics Insider for Jan. 17: Trans Mountain wins at the Supreme Court, Brad Wall tweets intriguingly, and the full story of a harrowing Labrador resc

Rideau Hall’s harassment levels are still among the 2020-01-16 17:48:51Last year, an employee survey painted a gloomy picture of working at Rideau Hall. The latest survey suggests improvement—but a long way to go. T

Standing against a B.C. pipeline from three provinces 2020-01-16 16:49:40Image of the Week: Supporters of Wet'suwet'en hereditary chiefs fighting Coastal GasLink are hitting the streets of their own communities The post

Peter MacKay is in, Rona Ambrose is out 2020-01-16 06:30:26Politics Insider for Jan. 16: The Tory hero makes a big move, Doug Ford pays parents for a teacher strike and maybe it's time for Trudeau to take on

Humans don’t like to see animals suffer. But 2020-01-15 18:02:07Cruelty to animals became an issue in the late 19th century. The solution was to banish them from sight. The post Humans don’t like to see anima

Who deserves the blame for the downing of 2020-01-15 10:19:01Politics Insider for Jan. 15: Scheer inserts a wedge into the Flight 752 blame game, a Canadian mining exec beats the Kazakhs and Morneau heads to Van

If you have urgent federal spending requests, put 2020-01-14 11:58:09Politics Insider for Jan. 14: Canada seeks a bigger role in Flight 752's investigation, Bill Morneau talks budget and the CBSA seizes millions in met

This Canadian won millions in a legal fight 2020-01-14 07:00:41A Canadian mining exec’s decades-long tussle with Kazakhstan is finally over—he hopes. But even though he won, Paul Carroll doesn't see m

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Kenney calls for swift approval from Trudeau for New! 2020-01-27 21:46:42Alberta's premier says Prime Minister Justin Trudeau needs to move swiftly to approve the Teck Frontier oilsands mine north of Fort McMurray.

Train safety investigator wants RCMP to probe fatal New! 2020-01-27 17:50:36The lead safety investigator looking into the fatal runaway crash of a Canadian Pacific Railway freight train last February at the Spiral Tunnels near

Junior hockey coach caught on video swinging stick New! 2020-01-27 16:31:29A junior hockey coach who lashed out at a heckling fan by swinging at him with a hockey stick says he was protecting his players from an aggressive fa

Erin O'Toole launches Conservative leadership bid, promises to 2020-01-27 12:20:00Ontario MP Erin O'Toole announced Monday he is joining the race to lead Canada's Conservatives, promising to bring "true blue leadership" to the p

Scope of right-wing extremism vexed security officials, documents 2020-01-27 09:37:55Canadian security officials have been grappling not only with how to address the growing threat of right-wing extremism, but also the best means of de

Venezuelan opposition leader meets Champagne, Trudeau as part 2020-01-27 09:03:49Venezuela's self-declared interim President Juan Guaido will visit Canada on Monday as part of an international tour aimed at bolstering support for

A girl, 14, was allegedly assaulted. Her mother 2020-01-27 08:00:00The mother of a 14-year-old Port Coquitlam girl who was allegedly punched in the face by a 13-year-old boy says an officer repeatedly encouraged her n

'We're not getting the support we need': N.W.T. 2020-01-27 06:00:00Child protection workers in the Northwest Territories say they’re overworked and not getting the support they need as they face fierce public cr

Halifax woman at centre of flawed rape investigation 2020-01-27 05:00:00Lawyers for Carrie Low say her rape case was so badly handled by Halifax police it amounts to negligence and "reckless indifference." They accuse po

Family asks why suicidal woman allowed to leave 2020-01-27 05:00:00Stacey McKinnon-Smith was allowed to leave the Queen Elizabeth Hospital grounds alone to have a cigarette, even though her family had asked the hospit

Lawyers debate Quebec mosque shooter's sentence again, ahead 2020-01-27 04:00:00On the eve of the third anniversary of the Quebec City mosque shooting, lawyers will begin arguing today whether the shooter's prison sentence &mdash

Giant Canadian construction project incorporates low carbon heating 2020-01-27 04:00:00Cooling Toronto's giant computer server farms will help keep residents warm as Enwave plans electric heat pumps for its low-carbon thermal technology

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Calgary commemorates first official Holocaust Remembrance Day New! 2020-01-27 22:32:23"I had endured three years of forced labour under the harshest and most inhumane conditions," Holocaust survivor Sid Cyngiser said in Calgary on Mon

Local business offers lifeline to Calgary youth centre New! 2020-01-27 22:12:23A local business is offering a lifeline to a Calgary youth centre, which was forced to close its doors due to financial pressures.

Health officials continue to test for coronavirus; still New! 2020-01-27 19:10:04Alberta Health and Alberta Health Services are working behind the scenes to ensure the health system is ready to respond effectively should the need a

Elders Room at University of Lethbridge renamed after New! 2020-01-27 19:05:21Carolla Napiakii Calf Robe passed away in May 2019, however, the university says her memory and all of her hard work with the university will live on.

Who is Vanessa Bryant? A timeline of her New! 2020-01-27 18:31:27Kobe and Vanessa Bryant were together for over 20 years before their relationship came to a tragic end on Jan. 26.

Family, friends of victims speak out following sentencing New! 2020-01-27 18:29:47"Driving is a privilege, and I feel that privilege should've been taken away," said the sister of one of the victims.

House of Commons observes moment of silence for New! 2020-01-27 17:44:51All 176 people aboard Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 died when Iranian missiles shot the plane down in the early hours of Jan. 8.

3 more charges laid against former RCMP official New! 2020-01-27 17:25:01The Public Prosecution Service of Canada said in a statement that Ortis faces the charges under section 14 of the act relating to the "unauthorized c

Ottawa police charge 2 teens following Overbrook ‘dispute’ New! 2020-01-27 17:03:09Ottawa police are reminding the public that threats or actions involving replica firearms will trigger the same police response as situations involvin

Fact check: A look at common coronavirus misconceptions New! 2020-01-27 16:37:49Here's a look at some common misconceptions surrounding the virus, and what experts say is actually fact.

Calgary councillors call on Alberta government to reform 2020-01-27 08:32:45Four Calgary councillors are calling on the mayor to write a letter to Premier Jason Kenney to create a special task force on property tax assessment.

Parliament resumes after winter break with NAFTA, gun 2020-01-27 07:54:59The government is also sure to face a grilling over major issues that have developed in recent weeks.

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Her passengers were uber-excited that ride-hailing has finally New! 2020-01-27 22:11:01Coquitlam councillor Teri Towner says she had a blast bringing people to their homes on Friday and Saturday night

Province wants to keep cash found during money New! 2020-01-27 22:08:17Paul Jin, Hua Wang, Jin's father Gong Ping Jia, and niece Yuanyuan Jia have all been named in various civil forfeiture proceedings.

Trump crackdown on birth tourism could mean new New! 2020-01-27 22:06:08Australia, the United Kingdom, New Zealand, France, Germany and South Africa have all altered their citizenship laws to discourage birth tourism, but

Vaughn Palmer: Furstenau promises continued cooperation with NDP New! 2020-01-27 22:04:26Opinion: Instead of looking for opportunities to bring down the government, she favours using the next 20 months to recruit candidates and lay out a n

Supreme Court of B.C. asked to order ride-hailing New! 2020-01-27 21:55:35If the court grants an injunction, then ride-hailing will be suspended until the outcome of a legal challenge.

Surrey mayor to Uber drivers: We will fine New! 2020-01-27 21:30:53Mayor Doug McCallum defended the decision to fight ride-hailing, saying the city has a right to enforce its bylaws.

Switching grape varieties can help winemakers adapt to New! 2020-01-27 21:00:34Grape growers already using adaptation strategies, such as shade cloths and misting systems, to cool down the plants

Letters to The Sun, Jan. 28, 2020: Please New! 2020-01-27 21:00:28Please continue to investigate and report on this story writes Kenneth W. Smith

Metro Vancouver students stage walkout in support of New! 2020-01-27 20:38:17The walkout saw students walking out of class at Metro Vancouver high schools and universities before heading to Vancouver City Hall, where a rally wa

Two men charged with murder in November slaying New! 2020-01-27 20:37:55Andrew Baldwin, 30, was killed inside a home in the 10700-block of 124 Street just before 5 p.m. Just three weeks after his younger brother Keith

Uber driver claims Surrey bylaw officers gave him 2020-01-27 00:24:39"This was a trap, and it's harassment," Carlos Altamirano Medina said.

Both Uber and Lyft struggle with wait times 2020-01-26 22:18:45Uber: "How's your ride going?" Passenger still standing at the curb: "Not well, thanks."