3 hrs ago
No more census questions? StatsCan considers a revolutionary idea
OTTAWA, ONT.: JUNE 01, 2012 -- The crowd on Parliament Hill takes in the evening shopw, during Canada Day celebrations held downtown, on July 01, 2012, in Ottawa, Ont.
3 hrs ago
StatsCan considering 'virtual census' to replace head count
Canada is considering scrapping the census for a "virtual population register" - similar to ones used in Finland, Holland, Sweden, Denmark and Germany.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
AWS announces retirement of executive director
The board of directors of the Animal Welfare Society has announced the retirement of Steve Jacobsen, who served as the organization's executive director since 1995.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
International Business Times
Your Hairdryer Could Make You Deaf, New Survey
A new survey has revealed that exposure to everyday noises can cause loss of hearing.
New light on cystic fibrosis
Louis van Gaal has always said it could get worse before it gets better at Manchester United.
Court dismisses case claiming royal law discriminates against Catholics
Legal battle erupted last year as Prince William's wife, Kate, gave birth to a boy, George, who is now third in line to the British throne.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
'Maternity tourism': Report recommends limiting citizenship by birth
The federal government should restrict granting citizenship by birth on Canadian soil to children with at least one parent who is a citizen or permanent resident, according to a recently released policy reform proposal.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
5 don't-miss Buskerfest acts
Australian Reuben Kuan, who performs under the stage name Reuben DotDotDot, is performing at the Scotiabank Buskerfest in downtown Toronto this week.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Spy agency mishandled information about Canadians: watchdog
Canada's electronic spy agency intercepted -- and kept -- several private communications of Canadians last year in violation of internal policies on personal information.
Prince George Citizen
A QuickSketch profile of New Brunswick's Progressive Conservative party leader
Early years: Alward was born in Massachusetts but was raised in New Brunswick, going to high school in Nackawic, west of Fredericton.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Same name but different country
I love how a street sign, picture or simple comment can then lead to a lot of research into a subject or trivial matter.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Judge reserves decision on forestry plan challenge by First Nations chiefs
The new forestry strategy would give Crown licence holders the right to cut 20 per cent more softwood on public land.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Maple Ridge News
Maple Ridge cadet best in platoon
Cadet Sarah Donaldson of Maple Ridge was named top cadet in her platoon at the Vernon Army Cadet Summer Training Centre.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
The Globe and Mail
Unemployment rate falls to 7 per cent despite minor jobs gain
Engine Specialist Jennifer Souch assembles a Camaro engine at the GM factory in Oshawa, Ont., in 2011.
Vernon Morning Star
Federal rules put pinch on Silver Star
The federal government is tightening up the rules regarding bringing in workers from outside of Canada and the processing fee is jumping from $275 to $1,000 per application.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Man, 23, arrested after he 'tried to strangle his roommate, 49, in...
The hipster jihadi: How a curly-haired kid from wealthy Egyptian family has become a sword-wielding ISIS poster boy Homeland Security inspector is arrested after Craigslist sting operation caught him 'trying to have sex with mother and her underage daughter' 'Fuelling Lolita fantasies and rampant sexism': American Apparel accused of 'resorting to ... (more)
The News Tribune
New job for Prince William: air ambulance pilot
In this Monday, July 4, 2011 file photo, Britain's Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge, is seen at the controls of a helicopter in Dalvay-by-the-Sea on Prince Edward Island during the Royal Tour of Canada.
The Chronicle Herald
Halifax considers extending vote to permanent residents
BRETT BUNDALE CITY HALL REPORTER HALIFAX CITY HALL Published August 7, 2014 - 7:29am Last Updated August 7, 2014 - 7:32am Three months ago, Nahed Mutlaq packed her bags and moved more than 10,000 kilometres from Yemen to Nova Scotia.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Canadian label Smythe revisits signature styles for 10th anniversary collection
Smythe co-founders Andrea Lenczner and Christie Smythe have celebrated many notable milestones after a decade together in business, but having one of their famed blazers worn by royalty is a clear contender for the crown.