OTTAWA — American trade officials are showing newfound interest in a Canadian proposal for revamping NAFTA’s automotive provisions as the U.S. seeks to swiftly conclude renegotiations of the continental free trade pact. 846 more words
WASHINGTON — The same Russian online troll farm that meddled in the American presidential election has also taken swipes at Canadian targets, including oil infrastructure and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. 996 more words
MEGEVE, France — Canadian freestyle ski star Mikael Kingsbury finished his near-perfect season with a win in Sunday’s season-ending World Cup dual moguls event.
Kingsbury finished on top of the podium in seven of 10 World Cup moguls and dual moguls events this season, and finished second in the other three. 183 more words
TORONTO — Canada’s top court is set to grapple with whether long-term expats should be allowed to vote, an issue that loomed large in the last federal election in which Justin Trudeau and his Liberals took office. 640 more words
OTTAWA — More than 125,000 people have signed a petition asking Canada to put a stop to the sale of all elephant ivory.
Tessa Vanderkop, director of strategic relations and advocacy for Vancouver-based Elephanatics, says when the petition was launched last year the hope was to get 1,000 signatures. 691 more words
Toronto police say a woman died in hospital after a shooting on Saturday night that also left a man dead.
Investigators say two people were shot outside a north-end bowling alley at about 10 p.m. 63 more words
HALIFAX — Police are searching for a suspect following a stabbing at a downtown Halifax bar.
Officers responded to a report of a man who was bleeding outside the Thoothy Moose on Argyle Street around 1 a.m. 70 more words