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TORONTO — Canada has slipped for the second straight year in an index ranking...
OTTAWA - The United States and Canada faced off on Tuesday in a renewed battle...
Sears Canada Inc. reported a $45.8-million loss in its latest quarter, but...
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At 50 grams of CO2 per kWh, Canada is one of the cleanest grids in the world. Aggressive targets for further reducing carbon emissions from Ontario resulted in 7 GW of coal-fired generation closing between 2005 and...
That is the problem with protectionism. If we were to prevail upon the Chinese to stop dumping steel, and we were to raise tariffs on steel — this has happened in the past — that's great for steelworkers, but...
Fort Erie, Canada - NBC Nightly News reports that the price of insulin, which is used to treat Diabetes, has shot up more than 1,000 percent in the U.S. in the past 20 years. In fact, it's estimated the U.S. now...
David R. Wheeler is a freelance writer, a journalism professor at the University of Tampa, and the editor of the online magazine AliveTampaBay.com. Follow him on Twitter: @David_R_Wheeler. The opinions expressed in this...
We Are Canada (Sundays, CBC, 7 p.m.) has been on the air for some time now and has largely been met with a wall of silence. Little wonder. It offers what it promises in the CBC's official description: “We Are...
New imagery released in the last week shows a highly detailed look at sea ice swirling near the northern coast of Canada taken by the recently launched GOES-16 satellite. The sea ice, located along the coast of...
NEWFOUNDLAND, Canada -- In the eastern-most area in North America, sea ice has made life difficult for many who cross the waters along the coast. A record number of icebergs in Canada's so-called Iceberg Alley is...
If you happen to be in Canada on a clear night, look to the stars and maybe you'll see it: a strip of light stretching from east to west, all the way from the banks of Hudson Bay to the fjords of British Columbia....
Canadian bureaucrats urged Heritage Minister Mélanie Joly to change her mind about an earlier rejection and approve funding for a Canada 150 television show by touting how “important” the project was to the CBC,...
Ontario has launched a pilot program to provide a guaranteed basic income to a few thousand people to test its effects on recipients and public finances, the Canadian province announced on Monday. Provincial premier...

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OTTAWA -- Corporate Canada is bracing for the latest economic challenge out of Washington: a tax-cutting plan for U.S. businesses that many fear would pose a considerable threat to Canadian competitiveness as well as...
A beaver gag prompted Canada's minister of natural resources to respond to Stephen Colbert after the late night host had glorious time mocking the U.S.-Canada lumber dispute. "Every day, tensions are rising between the...
President Trump is considering notifying Canada and Mexico that he is starting the process to withdraw the United States from the three nations' North American Free Trade Agreement, three people familiar with the...
WASHINGTON — The White House is telling U.S. media that it's weighing a plan to pull out of NAFTA, upping the pressure on Congress to get cracking on negotiations under the threat of having the seminal trade deal...
OTTAWA Canada is ready to come to talks on renewing the North American Free Trade Agreement at any time, a Canadian official said on Wednesday in reaction to reports that a draft executive order to withdraw the United...
Instead, O'Leary said he will endorse candidate Maxime Bernier because, due to lack of support in Quebec, he wouldn't win the general election after all, according to an interview with Toronto-based The Globe...
Another year, another bump in Canadian politicians' take-home salary. As of April 1, the base salary for all members of Parliament rose 1.4 per cent to $172,700 . On top of that base amount, Prime Minister Justin...
OTTAWA – The military's second-in-command leaked cabinet secrets to a shipbuilding executive as a means of pressuring the Liberal government to approve a $700-million contract, the RCMP alleges in newly disclosed...
U.S. President Donald Trump's tough talk on trade — shouting at Canada about dairy farmers Tuesday — has prompted the Canadian government to respond in more, er, subtle ways. Trump escalated his trade dispute with...
You know those friends you had in school who were so close, so cosmically intertwined that they almost always just knew how the other person felt? Justin Trudeau and Donald Trump are not like those people. U.S....
In announcing its 2017 World Press Freedom Index, RSF said Canada went through a “series of scandals” last year that highlighted the importance – and fragility – of the confidentiality of journalists'...
WASHINGTON — A pair of former American ambassadors to Canada have criticized U.S. President Donald Trump for his string of remarks about the northern neighbour, calling it counter-productive to seriously...
TORONTO - Sears Canada Inc. (SCC.TO) reported a $45.8-million loss in its latest quarter, but noted that same-store sales improved compared with a year ago as the company has worked to reinvent itself. The retailer said...
Seeing how Americans perceive Canada is a fascinating spectator sport for Canadians. Long a supporting character in the films of Michael Moore, we have been utopianized as the land with sane gun control, universal...
On the agenda was a 35-minute meeting in which the two leaders and Ivanka Trump, the president's daughter, announced a new Canada -US task force dedicated to women in business and female entrepreneurs. Surrounded by...
The chief strategist for Canada at BlackRock Inc., the world's largest money manager, doesn't see a single attractive sector in the local stock market because oil prices will stay low. Shares will be cheap...
Canada's Joanne Courtney and Reid Carruthers rallied from a three-point deficit with two ends to play to record a 10-6 win over Germany Tuesday night at the world mixed doubles curling championship in Lethbridge,...
Trump set off a trade fight with Canada this week by imposing tariffs of as much as 24 percent on Canadian softwood lumber as disputes loom over the North American Free Trade Agreement and dairy products. Canadian Prime...
A Winnipeg family is still trying to understand why Air Canada kicked them off a flight. First, the mother wasn't allowed to board; then the father and two kids were ......
The 64-year-old industrial technician from Stockton, Calif., is solo walking across Canada . Last week, Vacco left Cambridge Bay to make his second attempt to walk to Gjoa Haven on the Northwest Passage, over the ice,...