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A united House of Commons passes a Liberal 2021-12-02 09:24:19Politics Insider for Dec. 2, 2021: Unanimous approval in the House; praise for Erin O'Toole; and a COVID boondoggle The post A united House of Commo

Canada announces new travel restrictions as the world 2021-12-01 10:26:09Politics Insider for Dec. 1, 2021: Omicron sparks new restrictions; new vaccine questions; and a political challenge The post Canada announces new tr

Omicron cases start to climb as WHO warns 2021-11-30 10:22:57Politics Insider for Nov. 30, 2021: New cases in Canada; a military apology; and Steven Guilbeault's bicycle The post Omicron cases start to climb a

Omicron: Here’s what we know so far about 2021-11-29 15:49:25Vaxx Populi: From how vulnerable Canada is to what the vaccine makers are doing in response, here's what we know about the newest variant of concern

The COVID-19 variant Omicron is in Ottawa; and 2021-11-29 10:50:18Politics Insider for Nov. 29, 2021: A worrying new COVID variant is here; an inflation fight; and some Ryan Reynolds The post The COVID-19 variant Om

The U.S. doubles its tariff on Canadian softwood 2021-11-26 10:48:09Politics Insider for Nov. 26, 2021: Softwood lumber pressure; a raucous Question Period; and a new Chief of Defense Staff The post The U.S. doubles i

A new Chrystia Freeland biography signals possible Liberal 2021-11-25 09:44:49Politics Insider for Nov. 25, 2021: Freeland has a new book; Erin O'Toole gives a 'fiery' speech; and some inflation talk The post A new Chrystia F

What happened to the Liberals’ concern about hunger 2021-11-23 21:46:48The Throne Speech shook hopes that the Trudeau government will take meaningful action on a fast-growing problem The post What happened to the Liberals

Mary Simon’s land acknowledgement isn’t symbolic: ‘It is 2021-11-23 16:16:06Image of the Week: The governor general is a symbolic role and Simon's appointment a symbolic victory. But her land acknowledgement—a bit of sy

Parliament returns; and Gov. Gen. Mary Simon delivers 2021-11-23 10:21:27Politics Insider for Nov. 23, 2021: A Speaker is picked; David Suzuki makes a controversial speech; and jailed journalists are freed The post Parliam

Tories under pressure as MP tests positive for 2021-11-22 09:54:09Politics Insider for Nov. 22, 2021: A CPC MP tests positive for COVID; the Liberals look for deals; and Garneau sticks around The post Tories under p

Three Amigos summit: No awkward handshakes—but no concessions 2021-11-19 10:21:03Politics Insider for Nov. 19, 2021: The PM has a tough trip; the military heads to B.C.; a big vaccine day The post Three Amigos summit: No awkward h

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Job market blew past expectations in November with New! 2021-12-03 08:47:09Canada's economy added 154,000 new jobs last month, surging past expectations and enough to move the jobless rate down to just 6 per cent.

Coronavirus: What's happening in Canada and around the New! 2021-12-03 08:42:56The World Health Organization's chief scientist Soumya Swaminathan says while the new coronavirus variant omicron appears to be very transmissible, t

A 3-year-old went for a flu shot. Instead, New! 2021-12-03 06:00:00Jenna Bardarson booked her daughter for an annual flu shot. But instead, the three-year-old was given an adult dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 va

Canada should focus on vaccine equity — not New! 2021-12-03 04:00:00Canada has funded several initiatives designed to achieve global vaccine equity throughout the pandemic. But some doctors and a human rights advocate

On COVID restrictions, our governments keep firing up New! 2021-12-03 04:00:00Until public opinion turns sharply against government overreach, we will continue to live in an artificially-prolonged state of emergency, writes priv

Residential school survivors want concrete plan to result New! 2021-12-03 04:00:00Some residential school survivors have little hope that anything meaningful for them will happen when Indigenous groups from Canada visit the Pop

In Quebec, small steps to change the face New! 2021-12-03 04:00:00A lack of diversity remains a glaring issue among police services in Quebec and across Canada, but there are small signs of change in recruitment and

Threatened with insolvency, Green Party considers closing its New! 2021-12-03 04:00:00As it looks for ways to cut its costs and avoid insolvency, the Green Party of Canada is considering ditching its Ottawa party office.

Alberta Métis delegates visiting Vatican to demand apology from 2021-12-02 15:35:30Angelina Crerar hopes her painful memories from her time in residential school will help persuade Pope Francis to make a formal apology for the church

Alberta premier hires lawyers over lawsuit threat from 2021-12-02 14:40:46The Alberta government has hired a private law firm to defend Premier Jason Kenney after environmental groups threatened him with a defamation lawsuit

B.C. chiropractors vote for regulator to 'take a 2021-12-02 09:00:00B.C. chiropractors voted overwhelmingly this week for their professional regulator to “take a stand” against a promised COVID-19 shot mand

Highway 1 to Hope reopens as rains ease 2021-12-02 08:00:00British Columbia is set to begin rebuilding from extensive flooding and mudslides after the last of three major storms eased off on Wednesday evening,

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‘It was just pure retaliation’: Kelowna Mountie’s conduct New! 2021-12-02 22:07:25A Mountie is under scrutiny for his alleged conduct towards a Kelowna family in court, which is prompting questions over his ability to testify in cri

Regina Police searching for suspects who broke into New! 2021-12-02 20:50:16Early Tuesday morning, police responded to a break and enter at a local business. Extensive damage to the business was caused but no merchandise was t

CBSA reminds travellers to use mandatory ArriveCAN app New! 2021-12-02 20:37:01An Osoyoos resident did not have the ArriveCAN app when he returned to Canada and was given a 14-day quarantine notice.

Driver in triple fatal crash into south Edmonton New! 2021-12-02 20:33:10Oscar Benjumea used his opportunity to address the court on the final day of his sentencing hearing: to apologize.

Montrealers returning to work after city takes hit New! 2021-12-02 20:13:04A survey published by the Montreal Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce reveals more than half of all downtown office workers are back on the job in a hyb

Nominees announced for 2021 Saskatchewan Music Awards New! 2021-12-02 19:52:57The 2021 Saskatchewan Music Awards will be held in a streaming format on Jan. 20, 2022 via SaskMusic’s social media pages. 

Saskatchewan healthcare workers are overworked and ‘drowning’, union New! 2021-12-02 19:52:15CUPE Local 5430 President Bashir Jalloh said more full-time hires are needed, adding some continuing care workers are putting in 80 hours of overtime

B.C. floods: Merritt announces final phases for evacuees New! 2021-12-02 19:46:04The city was evacuated on Nov. 15, due to sudden flooding from the Coldwater River, with residents being allowed to return in planned phases.

New Saskatoon tax rate will ‘force hard choices’ New! 2021-12-02 19:30:21Greater Saskatoon Chamber of Commerce CEO Jason Aebig said he was hoping the city council to lower the tax rate from what was proposed, not raise it.

Cannabis shops could help in pandemic’s economic recovery, New! 2021-12-02 19:25:48This past August, the Ontario government's online cannabis store announced that there are more than 1,000 pot shops across the province, surpassing t

Bidding partner says fighter jets could bring hundreds New! 2021-12-02 17:49:42The government has said it plans to name a winner in the coming months, with the first plane delivered in 2025.

Speaker rules board didn’t have authority to impose New! 2021-12-02 17:38:36House of Commons Speaker Anthony Rota says only the House itself can make a decision to restrict access to the chamber and other parliamentary buildin

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Suspect arrested after stolen Amazon package found listed New! 2021-12-02 18:02:28Have you ever been struck by a porch pirate? This woman was and she spotted the package listed for sale online the following day.

More rain fell on Port Renfrew in November New! 2021-12-02 17:54:53By the end of November, 1,189 millimetres of precipitation had hit the ground there — more than double the amount Port Renfrew usually sees in N

Fraser Valley real estate supply remains low amid New! 2021-12-02 17:51:50The Fraser Valley Real Estate Board recorded 1,972 sales across all property types last month, an increase of 1.8 per cent compared to October's sale

B.C. flood update: Sumas Prairie evacuation order could New! 2021-12-02 17:46:22Updated: Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth is urging residents to stay home, wait out the latest storm and avoid non-essential travel.

Delta man pleads guilty in arson that caused New! 2021-12-02 17:37:59The building housed two dental practices and a music school, and police say the total loss is valued at more than $3 million.

COVID-19: Robson Square ice rink back on this New! 2021-12-02 16:56:33Skaters age 12 and older are required to show proof of vaccination to gain entry, and masks are mandatory.

Open more overdose prevention sites in urban and New! 2021-12-02 16:55:02Study says the positive impact of scaling-up peer-led supervised injection sites should prompt other provinces and territories to open more such servi

Supreme Court of Canada to hear Crown appeal 2021-12-02 16:34:05The Supreme Court of Canada will set a date for the appeal "sometime in the near future."

Emily Carr painting sells for $3.361 million 2021-12-02 16:26:33Overall Heffel auction brought $21 million.

COVID-19 update for Dec. 2: Robson Square ice 2021-12-02 15:18:18Here's your daily update with everything you need to know on the novel coronavirus situation in B.C.

Bad guy turn on Yellowstone a good thing 2021-12-02 00:09:13Vancouver-based actor John Emmet Tracy plays a villain in a suit among a bunch of cowboys in the hit Paramount Network TV series

November was wettest month on record for Abbotsford 2021-12-01 23:19:14The city, which saw catastrophic flooding from a series of rainstorms, saw more than double the average amount of rain last month.