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Companies can skip Canadian taxes if shipping goods through new Prince George trade zone

City is first in British Columbia to host special foreign trade zone established by federal government<p>International companies will soon be able to …

Canada

COMMENTARY: Trudeau’s disastrous India trip won’t be forgotten any time soon

No doubt Prime Minister Trudeau hoped his state visit to India would leave a lasting impression, but this debacle of a trip is certainly not what he …

India

Science Confirms That Antarctica is Screwed — And So Are We

via pixabay<p>By now you should be more than aware of how bad the… er… climate situation is on Earth. If you’re not: humanity is attacking itself and …

Climate Change

New Study Shows Just How Close The Amazon Rainforest Is to The Brink of Collapse

Half of the Amazon could become a savannah.<p>The world's forests are shrinking. For years, they've withstood a multitude of human impact.<p>But according …

Amazon Rainforest

Take It From A Tax Lawyer: The Canada Revenue Agency Is Broken

<i>Editor’s note: The opinions in this article are the author’s, as published by our content partner, and do not represent the views of MSN or Microsoft.</i><p>…

Canada Revenue Agency

Adorable Shots Of Smiling Dogs That Will Make Your Day 100% Better

Sometimes there's nothing cuter than seeing a smiling dog photo.<p>And if you're having a bad day, these snapshots are sure to cheer you up.<p>We're not …

Cute

Has the Arctic Finally Reached a Tipping Point?

Something is not right in the Arctic.<p>The recent wave of mild, humid air and its attendant impacts is disturbing. But this is the fourth winter where …

Global Warming

I Was a Marine. Now I’m a Teacher. Don't Give Me a Gun

Many years ago, I had the privilege of serving as a Marine Corps officer. I felt that serving my country was a calling and a duty. As an officer, I …

Guns

Conrad Black: Our politics is getting silly. We can and must do better

It is becoming increasingly difficult to take Canadian politics seriously. The prime minister is in India, but essentially on a prolonged …

Canada

Artist Transforms Found Stones Into Animals You Can Hold in the Palm of Your Hand

Japanese artist Akie Nakata (known simply as Akie) turns found stones and rocks into adorable animal paintings you can hold in the palm of your hand. Inspired by the natural shapes of each stone she comes across, Akie chooses the ones she believes already have their own destined characters. Ever …

Digital Art

'Unprecedented': Bering Sea loses half its sea ice over two weeks

The Bering Sea has lost roughly half its sea ice over the past two weeks and has more open water than ever measured at this time of year.<p>“This is unprecedented,” said Brain Brettschneider, a climate researcher at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. “The amount of ice is less than it’s ever been …

Global Warming

Nature Turned the Sky Above Rome into Terrifying TV Static

Drivers looked up and saw the Matrix.<p>William Gibson’s seminal sci-fi novel <i>Neuromancer</i> opens with an unforgettably bleak line: “The sky above the port …

Birds

Justin Trudeau’s Celebrity Schtick Has Finally Blown Up in His Face

Trudeau’s Indian misadventure was an epic misfire.<p>Why did Justin Trudeau go to India? I am sure at this point that even the prime minister has been asking himself that question all week.<p>Nobody seems to know. It isn’t to ink any major trade deal—those negotiations have been going on since at least …

Canada

It will be warmer at the North Pole next week than much of Europe, as sea ice melts

In what seems to be becoming an annual occurrence, temperatures at the North Pole are about to reach or possibly exceed the freezing point this week …

Global Warming

CNN's Gun Debate With Parkland Students May Have Permanently Changed Politics in America

Emma Gonzalez. Cameron Kasky. Ryan Deitsch. If you hadn't already committed their names to memory before Wednesday night's live town hall on CNN, you must now. I truly believe these young people are leading the way to a new day in American politics—and it is a powerful sight to behold. Along with …

Guns

Ancient cave paintings turn out to be by Neanderthals, not humans

A new analysis shows ancient cave paintings were too old to have been painted by humans<p>A new discovery that Neanderthals were painting cave walls more than 64,000 years ago has anthropologists rethinking the history of art. Found deep in Spanish caves, the rock art was once thought to be the work …

Humanity

Invitation to convicted terrorist throws cloud over Trudeau's India visit

MP takes responsibility for inviting Jaspal Atwal to reception as PM addresses screaming headlines<p>It was clear early on Thursday that Justin …

Canada

MALCOLM: Trudeau’s global sensation comes crashing down in India

The Liberal Party of Canada’s crass partisanship and dubious vote-seeking schemes are catching up with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau during his …

Canada

Trump’s newest solution to school shootings is actually just a Facebook meme

Today, President Donald Trump met with students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where 17 students were killed last week, to discuss gun …

Donald Trump

Study: For those over 90, alcohol better than exercise for longevity

Cheers to life — seriously.<p>When it comes to making it into your 90s, booze actually beats exercise, according to a long-term study.<p>The research, led by University of California neurologist Claudia Kawas, tracked 1,700 nonagenarians enrolled in the 90+ Study that began in 2003 to explore impacts of …

Alcohol

Information watchdog blasts Liberals ahead of her retirement

In her last week in office, Canada's information watchdog is accusing the Liberal government of reneging on its promise to bring a new era of openness to Ottawa and of failing to defend the "Charter right" of Canadians to quick and easy access to federal documents and data.<p>"The government is …

Canada

British Columbia to require anonymous land owners to reveal true identities

In its Tuesday budget, B.C. announced it will become the first province to require those behind landowning numbered company to reveal their …

Canada

Church blesses assault weapons because ‘returning Christ’ will pack an AR-15

Parishioners in Pennsylvania are planning to attend church services armed with AR-15 rifles so that they can be blessed, WNEP reported.<p>“This will be …

Christianity

Questions Swirl as Melania Trump’s Parents Obtain Green Cards

WASHINGTON — The parents of the first lady, Melania Trump, have obtained lawful permanent residency in the United States, a lawyer for the couple confirmed Wednesday, but it remains unclear how or when the couple received their green cards.<p>The lack of clarity about when and how Viktor and Amalija …

Immigration

Sonja Bata, founder of Bata Shoe Museum in Toronto, dead at 91

Sonja Bata, footwear collector and philanthropist, died on Tuesday at age 91<p>Collector and philanthropist Sonja Bata, whose collection of global …

Museums

No one living in Britain 'truly British', scientists find as Stonehenge builders were replaced by European immigrants

No one living in Britain is truly British, scientists have said after finding that the builders of Stonehenge were nearly totally replaced by European immigrants.<p>DNA analysis conducted on hundreds of prehistoric skeletons suggests that virtually no-one living in Britain today is truly …

United Kingdom

Stray Dog Who Lived At Garbage Dump Begged People To Rescue Him

“This dog wanted out so badly. You could see it in his eyes.”<p>Every time the visitors parked their cars at a garbage dump in Corum, Turkey, a dog …

Pets

Convicted attempted murderer invited to state dinner with Trudeau in India

B.C.'s Jaspal Atwal was convicted for 1986 attempt to assassinate Indian cabinet minister on Vancouver Island<p>Sophie Trudeau and Jaspal Atwal pictured …

Canada

GUEST COLUMN: Why India is being really rude to Justin Trudeau

<b>By Shivam Vij, Special to Postmedia Network</b>India is giving Canada’s Justin Trudeau a royal snub.Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi routinely lands …

India

The 10 Best Free Streaming Services You Need To Bookmark Now

Here are Decider, we love the world of entertainment, but we’re still people first. Even when it means supporting artists that we love, paying for …

Smart TV