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1 hr ago | Brandon Sun
Yannick Bisson as William Murdoch in "Murdoch Mysteries," is seen in this undated handout photo.
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5 hrs ago | Daily News
Fourteen young women who were killed in Canada's worst mass shooting were remembered on Friday amid repeated calls for more to be done to eradicate violence against women.
10 hrs ago | Canada.com
With the spotlight once again on the treatment and support of Canadian soldiers and veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, it appears those who have ended up behind bars are slipping through the cracks.
14 hrs ago | SooToday
Trust and reconciliation must be built between governments and First Nations as Canada aims to boost energy exports through pipeline and other major energy projects in the western provinces, says a new report.
18 hrs ago | Lifestyles
Prime Minister Stephen Harper has extended condolences to Nelson Mandela's family on behalf of Canada.
The country that bestowed its highest accolades and even honorary citizenship upon Nelson Mandela was often described by the legendary freedom fighter as a source of inspiration throughout his struggle for racial equality in South Africa.
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The Rob Ford saga has received more intensive media coverage in the United States than any other Canadian news story since the turn of the century, newly released media-monitoring figures suggest.
It cost the federal government as much to defend in court its decision to destroy the long-gun registry as it did to kill it and the RCMP is not pleased to have had to pick up the tab, documents suggest.
Tom Mulcair says an NDP government would turn on its ear a Conservative policy that permits government to override environmental assessments of major energy projects.
Natural Resources Minister Joe Oliver assured a Vancouver business audience Wednesday that the federal government is committed to "world class" oil spill prevention and response on the B.C. coast.
As dusk falls and lights flick on amongst a hodgepodge of restaurants, nail salons and dance clubs overlooking this Cambodian capital's waterfront, tuk-tuk taxis whisk past a reality that emerges nightly in the shadows along the street.
The NDP will roll out details of its "pan-Canadian" energy plan Wednesday - a plan focused on sustainability, partnerships with provinces and First Nations communities and long-term prosperity, Postmedia News has learned.
A cargo truck hauling used medical equipment with extremely dangerous radioactive material was stolen from a gas station in central Mexico, and authorities have put out an alert in six central states and the capital to find it, Mexican and U.N. nuclear officials said Wednesday.
The Senate is planning a comprehensive review of the CBC 's role in Canadian society examining how it has used billions of dollars in government subsidies received over the years.
David Reid uses a snow blower mounted on a tractor to clear his driveway during a blizzard near Cremona, Alta., Monday, Dec. 2, 2013.
A collection of parliamentarians of all stripes are backing Conservative MP Michael Chong's provocative new bill, one designed to rebalance the power between MPs and domineering party leaders.