The Canadian Press

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Trump’s comments about anthem, Curry inflame sports stars

U.S. President Donald Trump said Stephen Curry would not be welcome at the White House

  • Sep 23rd, 2017 4:30pm

Ontario girl who was teased for love of bugs gets name in science journal

She’s going through the scientific process and making her own discoveries about insect behaviour

  • Sep 23rd, 2017 2:30pm

Quebec language office OKs English words grilled-cheese, hashtag

English word, “parking,” may now be used in French, as well as its equivalent, “stationnement”

  • Sep 22nd, 2017 9:30am

Kim Jong Un: ‘Deranged’ Trump will ‘pay dearly’

North Korea’s leader characterized Trump’s speech as “unprecedented rude nonsense.”

  • Sep 22nd, 2017 7:30am

B.C. regulator changing crowdfunding rules, enabling access in Alberta

Changes increase the limit from $1,500 to $5,000

  • Sep 21st, 2017 1:30pm

Canada, U.K. using CETA as new trade model

Long-heralded Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement, or CETA, comes into effect Thursday

  • Sep 21st, 2017 11:10am

Girl still trapped in collapsed Mexico school

Her wiggling fingers became a symbol of hope after the devastating earthquake struck Mexico City

  • Sep 21st, 2017 7:50am

Arctic cruise tourism comes of age

Arctic cruise tourism has come a long way from its early days, but tourists still ask the same odd questions

  • Sep 21st, 2017 7:30am

Puerto Rico seeks to rebuild after Hurricane Maria

“The storm didn’t bother me, It’s the devastation. I get goosebumps. It’s going to take us a long time.”

  • Sep 21st, 2017 7:20am

MP Nathan Cullen endorses Singh in NDP bid

Nathen Cullen not worried about Jagmeet Singh’s lack of seat in the House of Commons.

  • Sep 20th, 2017 5:15pm

Pushing ahead with First Nation treaty negotiations

British Columbia Treaty Commission moves forward on 14 negotiations involving 32 First Nations.

  • Sep 20th, 2017 4:38pm

Hurricane Maria hits Puerto Rico after slamming Dominica

Metal roofs were already flying and windows were breaking as the storm approached the region

  • Sep 20th, 2017 8:30am

Driver gets ticket for going one kilometre over speed limit

Alberta man angry after officer writes him up for going 101 km/h

  • Sep 19th, 2017 12:50pm

UPDATE: Earthquake kills more than 200 people as buildings collapse in Mexico

U.S. Geological Survey says earthquake had a magnitude of 7.1 and was centred southeast of Mexico City

  • Sep 19th, 2017 11:45am

Hurricane Maria smashes Dominica, now menaces other islands

Maria had maximum sustained winds of 160 mph (260 kph) late Monday when it slammed into Dominica

  • Sep 19th, 2017 8:30am

Dad arrested after Ontario Amber Alert now in hospital

The father of boy who was the subject of an Amber Alert is in hospital

  • Sep 18th, 2017 7:30am

20 investigations launched involving fentanyl from China

RCMP says charges to be laid in Canada involving fentanyl shipments from China.

  • Sep 18th, 2017 7:20am

Federal NDP candidates make their last pitch

Federal NDP candidates make final appeal ahead of leadership vote

  • Sep 18th, 2017 7:00am

Finance Minister chides NDP for tax-change opposition

Minister Bill Morneau says he’s disappointed by the NDP opposition to his “progressive proposal”

  • Sep 18th, 2017 6:30am

The Handmaid’s Tale, Veep win top Emmy Award prizes

Series based on Margaret Atwood novel also wins for writing, directing, acting

  • Sep 17th, 2017 8:30pm