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Small aircraft operators too complacent about safety, say investigators

OTTAWA — Canada's Transportation Safety Board says small aircraft operators in Canada have fallen into a trap of accepting too many safety risks —...

Canada’s newest senators: first woman to lead RCMP and Cree Metis businessman

OTTAWA — The first woman to hold the reins of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and a Cree Metis businessman are the two newest members of...

Ottawa’s planned fighter competition incompatible with F-35 obligations: U.S.

OTTAWA — U.S. officials have warned the Trudeau government that its plan to hold an open competition to replace its aging CF-18s is incompatible...

PM addresses groping allegation, says he doesn’t recall ‘negative interactions’

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he does not remember any "negative interactions" during an event he attended 18 years ago in British...

Canada, U.S. spar over late-stage sticking point in NAFTA: sunset clause

WASHINGTON — Canada and the U.S. have had a testy exchange over the idea of including a termination clause in NAFTA and the idea of...

Canada almost self-sufficient in PPE as Canadian businesses step up: PM

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canadian companies are now producing so much personal protective equipment needed in the fight against COVID-19 that Canada...

Big new Liberal bill to reveal long-promised changes to elections law

OTTAWA — The federal Liberal government will unveil later today how it plans to make good on several promised changes to the election laws. Treasury...

‘Friends of Science’ thanks Elections Canada for warning on climate-change talk

OTTAWA — A Calgary organization that argues climate change is nothing close to a global emergency says Elections Canada is right to keep a close eye...

NDP’s Horwath top challenger to Tory leader Ford in Ontario election: poll

A new poll suggests the outcome of Ontario's election will come down to which leader, rather than which party, can win voters' confidence — with Andrea...
Michael Mantha MPP - Queens Park

Michael Mantha: Day of Mourning, April 28

In over 80 countries the world over, on this date each year people pause to think of the thousands of workers across this country...