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Winter storm shutters the Maritimes, plows struggle to cope in places

The Canadian Press Halifax: While people across the Maritimes hunkered down during Tuesday's powerful winter storm, Helen and Barry Gibb took in the snowy...

$1.9B surplus for 2015, trimmed by $4.5B thanks to Conservative family...

Mulcair  accuses the government of ``taking from the poor to give to the rich.'' Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau calls Conservative fiscal update 'unfair' TORONTO: Federal...

Bank of Canada raises key interest rate by 0.75%, says it...

Ottawa: Canadians should expect interest rates will climb even higher, the Bank of Canada said Wednesday after announcing another supersized interest rate hike. The central...

Trudeau announces $250M in food aid, blames Russia for skyrocketing prices

Kigali: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau paid his respects to victims of the 1994 Rwandan genocide in Kigali before announcing $250 million in new food...

Quebec duck farm says it has to kill 150,000 birds,...

Montreal: A Quebec duck-farming operation that detected avian flu at three of its facilities says it has to slaughter 150,000 birds and lay off...

Canada cheers U.S. effort to abolish ‘spring forward, fall back’ daylight...

Washington: A giddy Massachusetts senator, clapping his hands and dancing with delight in the shadow of a sun-drenched U.S. Capitol, isn't something one sees...

Jason Kenney to remain Alberta premier until new UCP leader...

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney, one day after announcing he was stepping down for the good of his United Conservative Party, will stay on until...

Family of aboriginal girl with cancer can opt for traditional medicine:...

The Canadian Press BRANTFORD, Ontario: The family of an 11-year-old aboriginal girl with cancer has a constitutional right to opt for traditional medicine over chemotherapy,...

Quebec City mayor up for sharing 2026 Olympic events with Calgary...

The Canadian Press Quebec City's mayor says he has had discussions with his counterparts in Calgary, Vancouver and Lake Placid about sharing events at the...

Concerns that first spots in parent sponsorship program go to those...

By Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press Ottawa: People seeking to bring parents and grandparents to Canada this year were anxiously checking their credit card statements...

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