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36 min ago | Brandon Sun
Prime Minister Stephen Harper's public criticism of Canada's top justice impugned her integrity and was tantamount to undue interference with the independence of the courts, according to an international group of eminent judges and lawyers.
3 hrs ago | Canada.com
Ottawa is sitting on a stockpile of more than $730 million in uncashed tax refunds and other government cheques, according to Public Works Canada.
5 hrs ago | Globe and Mail
Canada's foreign policy is getting noticed in the United States - and earning rave reviews from a popular voice of the Republican right.
7 hrs ago | Brandon Sun
The Churchill Falls power development in central Labrador, is pictured under construction which was completed ni late 1971.
12 hrs ago | The Montreal Gazette
Senator Pierre Claude Nolin, chairman of the Senate committee on illegal drugs, answerss questions at a news conference after releasing a preliminary report on marijuana use and other illegal drugs on Thursday May 2, 2002, in Ottawa.
Rob McGuffin, of Windsor, Ontario, carries water jugs into St. Peter's Episcopal Church in Detroit, Thursday, July 24, 2014, for a water station being set up to help Detroit residents who need water.
Brampton, Ont: March 30 2011 - Mohamed Hersi is seen in this artist's rendition during court proceedings in a Ontario Court of Justice courtroom in Brampton, Ont., Wednesday, March 30, 2011.
Members of the Vancouver Aquarium Marine Mammal Rescue Centre work together to rescue a young false killer whale from a beach near Tofino, B.C. on Thursday, July 10, 2014.
Local Input~ January 8, 2014 - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement announcing the appointment of Vivian Bercovici as Canada's new ambassador to the State of Israel.
Authorities say a 23-year-old man sought in an Albuquerque road-rage killing, that occurred nearly six years ago is back in the United States after being extradited from Mexico.
The Vancouver Sun launches Wine Critic for your smartphone, tablet and desktop computer, featuring wine picks, tips, videos, advice on food pairings and more from our expert Anthony Gismondi.
Canadian charities would have to turn over lists of their donors' identities to the Canada Revenue Agency under a proposal being floated by the Conservative government.
Well-preserved fossil footprints, shown in a handout photo provided by the Peace Region Palaeontology Research Centre, found in northeastern B.C. provide the first trackway evidence that Tyrannosaurs may have travelled in packs.
India is trying to repatriate a "voluptuous" 12th-century statue of a woman with a parrot on her bare shoulder that somehow ended up in the hands of the Department of Canadian Heritage.
Lucie F. Roussel, mayor of La Prairie, Que., is shown in a handout photo. The death of a Quebec mayor who was stung multiple times after stepping on a wasps' nest while gardening is a tragic but cautionary tale for those who run afoul of bees, hornets or other stinging insects - especially if they have a severe allergy to their venom, experts say.
A new report issued by the C.D. Howe Institute says the federal government could create tens of thousands more jobs in the next three years if it stopped worrying so much about a tiny deficit and decided in favour of some stimulus spending.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 03:55 pm
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