NDP’s Horwath rules out corner store sale of beer and wine in Ontario

THUNDER BAY, Ont. — The current system of restricted retail beer and wine sales in Ontario works well and is socially responsible, New Democrat...

Education, immigration, trade can lift Canada’s growth prospects: central bank

OTTAWA — To lift the economy's future growth prospects, a top Bank of Canada official is pointing to three areas that have helped the country in the past...

Kinder Morgan CEO ‘appreciates’ feds’ offer to backstop higher pipeline cost

CALGARY — The CEO of Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd. says he "appreciates" an announcement by Finance Minister Bill Morneau that the government will compensate investors in...

Trudeau and Merkel talk trade, climate change ahead of June G7 summit

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has spoken to German Chancellor Angela Merkel about making progress at the G7 on climate change and combating...

Canadian visitors to London eager to soak in royal wedding celebrations

LONDON — Nicola Day's flight to London will land just hours before Prince Harry is set to wed Meghan Markle in a lavish ceremony...

Quebec G7’s oceans discussion replaces usual African focus

OTTAWA — The Trudeau government is shifting the G7 summit away from its traditional Africa outreach in favour of a session on ocean sustainability...

New Democrat MP says family hit hard by allegations of impropriety

OTTAWA — New Democrat MP Christine Moore says she and her family have been left reeling after a former soldier accused her of sexual...

Young B.C. fan of Pink gets chance to sing at her idol’s Vancouver concert

VANCOUVER — A 12-year-old girl admits she's still in shock after getting the chance to sing for Pink at the performer's concert Saturday night in Vancouver. Victoria...

Winter losses of bee colonies in Ontario could be worst on record

MONTREAL — Beekeepers across the country are expressing concern about the effects of poor weather on their colonies. In Ontario, which has the largest number of beekeepers in...

‘Superman’ actress Margot Kidder dies at age 69

Canadian born "Superman" actress Margot Kidder has died at age 69, a Montana funeral home confirms. Best known for playing Lois Lane opposite Christopher Reeve in...