Sunday, June 24, 2018

Backgrounder: Government of Canada delivers $109 million to Alberta for community infrastructure projects

The Government of Canada delivered the first of two federal Gas Tax Fund installments for 2016-17 to all the provinces and territories benefitting 364 municipalities in Alberta....

Egyptian presidential vote underway, but el-Sisi faces virtually no challenge

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi is challenged only by a little-known politician who joined the race in the last minute to spare...

Australian PM says wife ‘flattered’ after Macron describes her as ‘delicious’

Australia's prime minister says his wife was "flattered and charmed" to be described by President Emmanuel Macron as "delicious," a compliment that...

Minister of Finance to Meet With Advisory Council on Economic Growth

Ottawa – On Thursday, October 20, Finance Minister Bill Morneau will meet with members of the Advisory Council on Economic Growth – a group of 14 Canadian and international business and academic leaders mandated to provide the Minister with a range of views and advice on long-term, strategic growth of the economy....

ICC asks Bangladesh for input on Rohingya jurisdiction

DHAKA (Reuters) - The International Criminal Court has asked Bangladesh to weigh in as the court considers a request by the ICC prosecutor for...

Antwon Rose Police Shooting Sparks Second Night Of Pittsburgh Protests

Hundreds of protesters enraged over an East Pittsburgh police officer’s fatal shooting of an unarmed black teen poured into the streets for the second...

More than 12,000 Ontario college faculty walk off the job

More than 12,000 faculty at Ontario's 24 public colleges are on strike after negotiations between their union and the group representing management failed Sunday evening, the...

Trudeau to talk Trans Mountain pipeline with Indigenous leaders

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is expected to meet with Indigenous leaders in British Columbia today, including a First Nations chief who has been a...

Sniffing out weevils: How Chili the dog is saving greenhouse peppers

One of North America's largest greenhouse bell pepper growers in Leamington, Ont., has turned to a dog to sniff out a potentially...

Police Officer Takes on Phone Scammer: 'Can I Send a Check?'

The scammer, posing as an IRS agent, called Daniel Stief of Midland, Texas. Watch TV shows, movies and more on Yahoo View. About ABC World...