Baloney Meter: Has every single refugee claimant in Canada been screened?

OTTAWA — "We have made sure that every single person crossing our borders, whether legally or illegally, gets processed according to all our rules....

‘Break from Drake’: Milwaukee radio station bans rapper’s music during Raptors-Bucks series

TORONTO — A Milwaukee radio station is giving superstar Drake the silent treatment heading into the NBA finals. Hosts of morning show Riggs & Alley...

End of U.S. tariffs on Canadian, Mexican steel and aluminum close: Mnuchin

OTTAWA — A top Trump administration cabinet member says the end of punishing steel and aluminium tariffs on Canada and Mexico is close at hand. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin...
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CPP Investment Board posts 8.9% return for 2018-19, adds $35.9B to assets

TORONTO — Canada Pension Plan Investment Board recovered from a weak quarter in late 2018 to produce a solid 8.9 per cent net return...

Restaurant Brands plans to grow to more than 40K restaurants in the coming years

TORONTO — Restaurant Brands International Inc. says it plans to grow to more than 40,000 restaurants around the world over the next eight to 10 years. The...

Canadian inflation rises in April; gas prices strengthen from carbon pricing

OTTAWA — Canada's annual inflation rate picked up its pace in April — a month that saw stronger price pressures from gasoline in provinces that have new...

WestJet sale to Onex prompts Moody’s credit rating review for possible downgrade

TORONTO — Onex Corp.'s purchase of WestJet Airlines Ltd. has prompted Moody's Investors Service to place the carrier's credit rating under review for possible...

DHX Media puts faith in creating content for streaming services for Apple, others

TORONTO — DHX Media Ltd. is expanding its presence in the United States through new partnerships with Apple Inc. and Comcast, DHX executives said Tuesday while...

Liberals push Tories to show climate-policy hand with climate-change motion

OTTAWA — Environment Minister Catherine McKenna is pushing Parliament to declare that Canada is in a "climate change emergency." Her new motion, which is to be debated...

Freeland to meet Lighthizer in Washington to push for tariff removal

OTTAWA — Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland is bound for Washington to meet with Trump trade czar Robert Lighthizer in a renewed push to...