Canada

Macron Erupts On World Stage With Trump Snub and a Bromance - Bloomberg

On a sun-kissed terrace overlooking the sea, the image of Emmanuel Macron and Justin Trudeau staring into each other’s eyes had social media swooning …

Justin Trudeau

The Trudeau-Macron meeting was everything the Internet dreamed it would be

French President Emmanuel Macron's first meeting with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau left the world swooning over what some speculate is a new diplomatic bromance.<p>Photos of the two world leaders at the G-7 summit sent Twitter into a frenzy, which at times straddled the line of will they or …

Emmanuel Macron

Speculators target B.C. farmland after foreign buyer tax introduced

Sales of farmland in B.C. surged and prices jumped immediately after the provincial government announced a foreign buyer tax on residential land in …

Vancouver Real Estate

Will Justin Trudeau miss his anniversary?

Last year in Japan, Trudeau controversially took a day off for his wedding anniversary. In Italy this year, will he do it again?<p>When Justin Trudeau …

Justin Trudeau

Fraser Valley realtors warned of illegal practice around foreign money

Real estate board says warning is proactive, not in response to a specific incident<p>The Fraser Valley Real Estate Board (FVREB) has issued an alert to …

Fraser Valley

The next Conservative leader will need a bit of luck

The new leader of the Conservative Party – we will find out who that leader is Saturday night –must confront a simple truth. The party is not competitive. He or she will have only two years to change that. And contrary to popular belief, two years is not a long time in politics.<p>A Globe and Mail/CTV …

Conservative Party of Canada

Is The Dollar Going To Turn?

Market consensus has shifted to a negative dollar outlook.<p>I am not convinced we have seen peak divergence.<p>Fundamental news next week may see solid US …

Canadian Dollar

G7 leaders agree on counterterrorism, but clash with Trump on climate, trade

TAORMINA, Italy — Donald Trump and his six fellow G7 leaders, who seemed to take up a lot less space next to the larger-than-life U.S. president, …

Justin Trudeau

Justin Trudeau and Emmanuel Macron just met in Taormina

And the pictures speak for themselves<p>Just in case you thought this week's G7 summit—where Donald Trump shoved Montenegro's prime minister out of the …

Justin Trudeau

Canadian dollar strengthens as oil rebounds; bearish bets hit record

TORONTO (Reuters) - The Canadian dollar strengthened on Friday against its U.S. counterpart, adding to this week's gains as oil recovered some lost ground, while data showed that bearish bets on the loonie rose to a fresh record high.<p>U.S. crude <CLc1> prices settled 90 cents higher at $49.80 a …

Canadian Dollar

Justin Trudeau and Emmanuel Macron Make Bromantic Dreams Come True in Sicily

Canadian Prime Minister's meeting with the new French President set meme generators on fire<p>The annual Group of 7 summit meeting begins today in …

Justin Trudeau

Abbotsford hospital under investigation after third unexpected death

Print<p>Fraser Health is investigating the third unexpected death this year linked to Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Cancer Centre after a patient was …

Saskatoon

Hold On To Kinder Morgan

The British Columbia has finally tallied up its election votes and there is now a higher level of political risk on the table.<p>Kinder Morgan has …

Stocks

Thirty years of Hay: Christopher Hitchens, Margaret Atwood, Hilary Mantel – in conversation

Christopher Hitchens on God, Margaret Atwood on The Handmaid’s Tale, Hilary Mantel on Wolf Hall … highlights from Hay’s most memorable interviews<p><b>Kazuo Ishiguro with Francine Stock 2000</b><p><b>FS:</b> Is the element of self-deception that characterises a number of the figures in your novels always to do with …

Margaret Atwood

Borden man, 34, accused of uttering threats on social media against PM Justin Trudeau

Print<p>A 34-year-old Saskatchewan man is charged with uttering threats against Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.<p>Derek Hurrell, 34, from Borden, appeared …

Crime (Canada)

Liberal MPs offer amendments to controversial changes for budget watchdog

Liberal MPs are proposing amendments to help the Trudeau government back away from controversial elements of its bill to transform the federal budget …

Surveillance

Alberta gets another credit downgrade

The Alberta government has received another credit downgrade, with a rating agency warning about the NDP government’s “continuing budgetary …

Edmonton

Crisis on campus: Universities struggle with students in distress

One Monday morning in March, a lonely and homesick 19-year-old undergrad took his own life in residence at the University of Waterloo, Ont.<p>“I can’t …

Mental Health

G7 leaders press Trump on climate change but U.S. president only wants to talk trade

Print<p>TAORMINA, Italy — Though Donald Trump was barely seen in public Friday, the U.S. president dominated every aspect of the first day of the G7 …

Saskatoon

Firefighters rescue bobcat kittens while battling Calgary blaze

Calgary firefighters made an unexpected rescue when they were battling a house fire in the city's southwest.<p>On Friday afternoon, a passerby called …

Calgary

'You can't just throw in the towel': Cattle industry decline concerning for farmers

Print<p>Cattle farmer Bridget Andrews called the recent drop in the livestock industry a “devastating blow to the bottom line” for farmers across …

Saskatchewan

Five key moments from the Conservative Party leadership campaign – plus, a handy timeline

Print<p>TORONTO — After more than a year, the marathon is almost over.<p>On Saturday evening in Toronto the Conservative Party will announce its new leader.<p>…

Elections

Wildrosers and PCs act as if fighting the NDP's workplace fairness law is their hill to die on

David J. Climenhaga | May 26, 2017<br>Upon passage, Bill 17 will bring Alberta labour law as it pertains to unions into the late 20th Century and place …

Canadian News

Emerging indigenous generation flexes muscle over cultural appropriation: ‘We’re asking for change’

Print<p>Twenty years ago, a native studies professor at Trent University, published an article in American Indian Quarterly arguing that Canada had …

Saskatoon

Police recovered her stolen vehicle, but that's still not good enough for Brampton woman

'Again, someone else did their job,' says Brampton, Ont., woman after police secure her vehicle<p>A Brampton, Ont., woman is being reunited with her …

Crime (Canada)

B.C. political parties very close to deal: Weaver

VICTORIA — Green Leader Andrew Weaver says he's very close to making a deal with either the Liberals and the New Democrats on forming a new minority …

Canadian Politics

Three more supervised injection sites approved for Metro Vancouver

Health Canada has approved applications from local health authorities to open three more supervised injection sites in Metro Vancouver.<p>The three new …

Health Care (Canada)

Candidate’s Call to Save ‘Canadian Values’? Un-Canadian, Critics Say

To Kellie Leitch, one of more than a dozen candidates vying to lead Canada’s Conservative Party, the most pressing issue today is something that some of her critics consider un-Canadian: the need to preserve what she calls “Canadian values” through a more restrictive immigration policy.<p>Whether she …

Canadian Politics

Chris Selley: 'Canada's Donald Trump' was never on offer in the Conservative leadership race

Whoever walks away Saturday night as the Conservative Party of Canada’s new leader, it will not be Canada’s version of Donald Trump. That’s not …

Elections (Canada)

Conservative leadership frontrunners' hospitality suites boast biggest crowds, run late into the night

TORONTO—Saturday morning was a slow start at the federal Conservative leadership convention, as many attendees recovered after hopping from party to …

Canadian News