Canadian News

Trudeau shuffles cabinet with focus on team for 2019

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will shuffle his front benches this morning and some familiar faces are slated to take on new cabinet …

Canada

Daily Poll: How do you rate the NDP government's first year in power?

Premier John Horgan and his NDP cabinet assumed power in the B.C. Legislatures exactly one year ago today.<p>Following the closest election in B.C. …

Canada

Trudeau Cabinet Shuffle 2018: PM To Rejig Team Ahead Of 2019 Election

He's expected to expand the cabinet with some new posts.<p>OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will shuffle his front benches this morning and some …

Canada

Conservative party pulls attack ad of black man walking over Trudeau tweet

The Conservative party pulled an attack ad from its Twitter feed Tuesday that depicted a black man carrying a suitcase walking over a tweet from …

Canadian Politics

NewsAlert: Trudeau shuffles familiar faces, adds new ones to expanded cabinet

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is unveiling his pre-election cabinet, shuffling six of his ministers to new portfolios and adding positions …

Canada

Australian child porn investigation leads to Ottawa man’s arrest

An Ottawa man was charged Tuesday with possessing, making and distributing child pornography.<p>The man’s arrest comes after the Queensland Australia …

Crime

Tesla customers take a hit after Ontario ends incentive programs

Jeff Sturch drilled a hole through his house to install a charger for an electric car that he may never see.<p>The Toronto-area man is one of many Tesla …

Electric Vehicles

Orillia woman missing since July 16 located, police say

The search for a missing Orillia woman is over after she was located by police.<p>According to Orillia OPP, 18-year-old Sindy Struga has been</b> …

Crime

Are you getting the best medicine? A National Post panel weighs in

When former Parliamentary Budget Officer Kevin Page addresses the annual summer meeting of provincial and territorial leaders later this week, he has …

Canada

Reports: Raptors close to trading DeMar DeRozan for Kawhi Leonard

Toronto Raptors' guard DeMar DeRozan (10) battles for the ball against San Antonio Spurs' forward Kawhi Leonard (2) during first half NBA basketball …

Toronto

Assembly of First Nations, Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami, Metis National Council Decline Meeting With Premiers

The half-day meeting is to focus on economic partnerships and Indigenous children in care.<p>BOUCTOUCHE, N.B. — Three of the country's largest …

Canada

PM Trudeau to shuffle cabinet today

OTTAWA -- The federal cabinet is getting shuffled today in what's being considered a shake up to put in place the team Prime Minister Justin Trudeau …

Canada

Disabled senior ejected from Main Street bar wins human rights complaint

A Winnipeg man says a North End bar discriminated against him due to his disability by refusing him service and telling him he had to leave earlier …

Human Rights

Ontario’s much-criticized pot store logo pitched as ‘inviting, not youthful’ and ‘contemporary, not trendy’

The graphic designers hired to create a logo for Ontario’s legal marijuana retail stores faced a strange balancing act.<p>It should be “contemporary, …

Money (Canada)

Trudeau is shuffling his cabinet today

Two Toronto-area MPs are among the favourites to join Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s cabinet during a strategic pre-election cabinet …

Canada

B.C.'s two largest health boards offer new addictions services to address overdose crisis

Barely half of drug users who have accessed addictions help thought the services met their needs, and nearly two-thirds of drug users’ relatives …

Mental Health

Gatineau police investigate morning fire at vacant building

As many as 10 fire trucks were called to the scene of a blaze at 1588 Boul. Maloney E. in Gatineau early Wednesday morning.Firefighters arrived to …

Quebec

Letters to the Editor, July 18

<b>FREE-FOR-ALL?</b><br>Our flaky PM says “irregular” border crossing is OK. Can I then go to the mall and do some “irregular” shopping and leave the store with …

Chickpeas

Quebec dentists want Gaétan Barrette dropped from negotiations

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard is refusing to intervene in a pay dispute between Health Minister Gaétan Barrette and the province’s dentists who …

Canada

Abdoul Abdi relieved federal government won’t pursue deportation: lawyer

HALIFAX — The lawyer of former Somali child refugee Abdoul Abdi says his client is relieved and in disbelief after Public Safety Minister Ralph …

Immigration

Whitecaps Game Day: Casting a gaze toward Canadian Championship

The Vancouver Whitecaps may be struggling in the Major League Soccer standings, but it’s a clean slate in the Canadian Championship. Wednesday …

Salt Lake City

5 things to know for Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Hundreds of air travellers were stranded in Montreal for days, Trump backtracked on comments about Russian meddling in the U.S. election, and what to …

Public Health

RNC nab wanted man in Mount Pearl

Royal Newfoundland Constabulary patrol officers, with assistance from the K9 unit, apprehended a wanted person in Mount Pearl Tuesday morning.<p>The …

Crime

Alcohol, speed factors in Barlow Trail rollover: police

Two men are in the hospital after a vehicle lost control and rolled over on Barlow Trail north of 16 Avenue Tuesday night.<p>Calgary police said the …

Alcohol

Free Press Head Start for July 18

Nine months after securing the Liberal leadership, Dougald Lamont has won a seat in the Manitoba legislature, invigorating his party. Lamont, 49, …

Canada

Montreal weather: Sunny again

This sunny California weather should last until Saturday.Environment Canada predicts a high of 25 Celsius, and a UV index of 8 or very high.<b>Tonight:</b> …

Weather

Thousands to gather for Africville's 35th annual reunion

Lyle Grant was 13 in the late 1960s when the City of Halifax sent bulldozers into Africville, N.S., demolishing the homes of black residents and …

Nova Scotia

'Hate is alive here': Wife of beaten Mississauga man speaks out after attack

It was supposed to be a peaceful summer evening outdoors with friends, but things took a frightening turn when a Mississauga, Ont., father of two was …

Toronto

‘He’s done quite well’: why Conrad Black thinks Trump is what the US needs

Canadians would not demean themselves with anything so inane as the London Trump​​ balloon Conrad Black<p>Since launching his bid for America’s top office, Donald Trump has figured prominently in Canada’s national conversation; he’s been called a fascist, and a bully, and was unanimously condemned by …

Donald Trump

After Creep Catchers confrontation, suspended southern Alberta doctor poised to resume practice

A southern Alberta doctor suspended by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta for inappropriate communication with a person thought to be …

Edmonton