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Ontario winter road maintenance will continue despite Carillion Canada's uncertain future
  • Mon, 19 Feb 2018 18:28

Should the firm fold, NDP transportation critic Wayne Gates fears Ontario roads will be left unattended, which could put drivers in danger TORONTO - O...

Canada's Trudeau begins India trip with Taj Mahal visit
  • Sun, 18 Feb 2018 22:44

Trudeau, his wife and their children pose for a photograph during their visit to the Taj Mahal Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Sunday toured...

Out LGBT athletes making history at 2018 Winter Olympics: Canada's Eric Radford, USA's Adam Rippon
  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 22:27

The Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, are shaping up to be a significant milestone for openly LGBT athletes. The Georgia Straight

A Murder Trial Stirs Emotions About Canada's Relations With Its Indigenous Population
  • Sat, 10 Feb 2018 18:25

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's push for reconciliation of Canada's troubled history with its Indigenous people particularly resonates here in...

The women who fought to make Canada's national anthem gender-neutral
  • Fri, 09 Feb 2018 16:58

After decades of hailing its sons, Canada's national anthem no longer leaves its daughters out. Changing it took years of pressure. BBC News - Magazi...

Bruno Mars, Kendrick Lamar, and Canada's Alessia Cara score big at the Grammys
  • Mon, 29 Jan 2018 16:24

Guess who accomplished what Justin Beiber couldn't. The Georgia Straight

Canada's CF-18s to fly until 2032 as new fighter jets expected to be slowly phased in
  • Mon, 29 Jan 2018 06:28

Companies who took part in an industry day outlining government plans were told the jets, dating from 1982, will be retired after 50 years of service ...

Ordered Oshawa: why this city is ranked Canada's most insecure
  • Sat, 27 Jan 2018 16:26

Vacant storefronts are a common sight in downtown Oshawa - even a Tim Hortons closed last year amid complaints about loiterers and drug users. Yet, th...

Susan Boyd's Busted recounts Canada's history with...
  • Thu, 25 Jan 2018 18:24

Canada's war on drugs began in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside, and one day, possibly in the not too distant future, the Downtown Eastside is wh...

How Canada's addiction to road salt is ruining everything
  • Tue, 23 Jan 2018 22:24

This winter, Calgary has expanded its use of beet juice as a de-icing alternative to road salt. While slightly more expensive than salt, the mixture i...

East Coast says farewell to the Sea King, Canada's Cold War workhorse
  • Sun, 21 Jan 2018 04:26

Canada's fleet of geriatric Sea King military helicopters has finally reached its long overdue retirement on the East Coast, and the Royal Canadia...

'Increased urgency' in dementia research as Canada's population continues to age
  • Sun, 14 Jan 2018 22:24

The fact that seniors outnumber children in Canada for the first time is adding "increased urgency" to dementia research and encouraging a new approac...

Why TIFF's Canada's Top Ten is More Important Than Ever
  • Sun, 14 Jan 2018 04:25

TIFF's annual celebration of the best in Canadian cinema feels more essential than ever before. Canada's Top Ten comes at a unique and potenti...

Native Americans, Canada's First Peoples, Fight to Keep Long Hair
  • Wed, 10 Jan 2018 16:25

Tiya-Marie Large, a member of the Pheasant Rump Nakota Nation in the Canadian province of Saskatchewan, couldn't understand why her 8-year-old son...

Other countries recoup $500M from tax cheats due to Panama Papers - but Canada's collected zilch
  • Wed, 10 Jan 2018 10:26

Countries around the world are using records in the Panama Papers leak to go after people who hid money in offshore havens and didn't pay tax on i...

University of Ottawa Heart Institute's 'Dr. K' is Canada's first Inuk cardiac surgeon
  • Sun, 07 Jan 2018 22:25

"Dr. K" to patients at the University of Ottawa Heart Institute - is Canada's first Inuk heart surgeon, recently recognized with an Indspire Award...

Canada's East Coast mops up after 'weather bomb' floods roads, batters buildings
  • Sun, 07 Jan 2018 10:31

Fri, Jan 5: The powerful nor'easter that batter our region for more than a day has finally moved on but it didn't depart without leaving some ...

Cold Facts: Canada's coldest city? A tie. Both are in Saskatchewan
  • Sun, 31 Dec 2017 22:25

The South Saskatchewan River is seen on Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2017, a cold day in Saskatoon. On Feb. 1, 1893, the temperature dropped to a ridiculous -50 ...

New census numbers show Montreal to be Canada's most trilingual city
  • Sun, 31 Dec 2017 12:30

While some politicians and Quebec nationalists fretted in 2017 over the perception Montreal has become too bilingual, new data from the 2016 census re...

BP Canada's offshore exploration bid progressing
  • Tue, 26 Dec 2017 20:26

The drilling platform Rowan Gorilla III. Although no longer operational, it drilled many wells at Sable and Deep Panuke. Canada News

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