Health experts ask federal leaders to commit to pharmacare

OTTAWA — More than 1,200 Canadian health care and public policy experts have signed an open letter to all federal party leaders calling on each of them to commit...

From earbuds to the small screen: CBC to develop five podcasts into TV series

TORONTO — CBC is bringing its first slate of podcasts to the small screen. The public broadcaster announced plans to adapt five titles into television series at a podcast...

Canadian Real Estate Association reports home sales climbed higher in July

OTTAWA — The Canadian Real Estate Association says home sales in July rose 12.6 per cent compared with the same month last year. The increase...

Under Liberal changes, hearings for refugees just ‘glorified interview’: NDP

OTTAWA — NDP immigration critic Jenny Kwan says she is dismayed by newly published guidelines for asylum seekers who fall under a controversial new...
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Vehicle slams into house causing explosion in London, Ont., police say

LONDON, Ont. — Police in southwestern Ontario say they are investigating after a vehicle slammed into a home, causing a major explosion. London police Const....
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Feds preparing to deploy promised military plane to Uganda for peacekeeping

OTTAWA — Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan is expected to announce Thursday the long-awaited deployment of a promised Canadian Forces transport plane to Uganda for...

Quick quotes: What was said about ethics commissioner’s SNC-Lavalin findings

OTTAWA — "The prime minister, directly and through his senior officials, used various means to exert influence over Ms. Wilson-Raybould. The authority of the...

Andrus has four hits as Rangers avoid sweep with 7-3 win over Blue Jays

TORONTO — Veteran shortstop Elvis Andrus had four hits and drove in two runs to help the Texas Rangers to a 7-3 victory against...

Defence minister asks military watchdog to investigate racism in the ranks

OTTAWA — Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan is asking Canada's military ombudsman to investigate racism in the Armed Forces. The unprecedented request follows several troubling incidents...

Keep justice minister and attorney general one role: McLellan report

OTTAWA — The former Liberal minister charged with making recommendations on whether the roles of justice minister and attorney general should be separated is...