Saturday, October 21, 2017

San Juan mayor begs Trump for help with hurricane relief, says people are dying

The mayor of Puerto Rico's capital did not hold back Friday in an emotional plea to the Trump administration, saying  conditions on the hurricane-ravaged island...

Razorblades and baby formula: Inside the shady world of organized retail theft

Boxes of razors, shoved down someone's pants. Thousands of dollars in Lululemon yoga apparel, grabbed from a store in the middle of the night...

Refugee claims at Canada-U.S. border have doubled over past 2 years – Canada

The number of refugee claims made at Canadian land border crossings has more than doubled over the past two years, surging to 7,023 in 2016. But the spike isn't unusual and represents a return to the volume of refugees Canada has previously received, experts say....

Provincial and Federal Governments Help Grow Ontario’s Craft Cider Industry

The Ontario government and the government of Canada are investing in Ontario's craft cider industry to kick off Cider Week....

This is why many Canadian veterans are troubled over the Khadr settlement

When pressed about the issue on the Senate floor Thursday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said he understood Canadians' "concerns" about the $10.5 million payout...

Trudeau hails CETA as ‘blueprint’ for future trade deals – Politics

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau marked the European Parliament's passing of the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement early today, hailing it as a potential model for future trade deals while stressing the need to make it work....

‘I have hope’: Most refugees now waiting 16 months to have claims heard

They survived a dangerous trek through Colombia and Panama and dodged human smugglers in Nicaragua, and now Guled Abdi Omar and Abdikadir Ahmed Omar...

Environment and Climate Change Canada warns residents that it is not conducting or supporting...

The Department has been informed of individuals claiming to represent Environment and Climate Change Canada's EcoAction Community Funding Program to gain access to homes....

Infrastructure Upgrades Will Reduce Energy Consumption at YMCA of Newfoundland and Labrador

The YMCA of Newfoundland and Labrador will undertake upgrades that will help reduce energy consumption, thanks in part to an investment from the Government of Canada. Nick Whalen, Member of Parliament for St. John's East, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible...

Catalonia moves to declare independence from Spain on Monday

Catalonia will move on Monday to declare independence from Spain after holding a banned referendum, pushing the European Union nation toward a rupture that threatens...

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