Sunday, May 26, 2019

Canada’s dance with Pacific Rim trade partners came down to timing: Chris Hall

Canada is now ready to sign on to a Pacific Rim trade deal with 10 other nations after three days of intense...

No sign of bias against government job-seekers with ethnic-sounding names, pilot project finds

Hiding ethnic-sounding names from resumes had no real bearing on who's picked from the pile of applications for jobs in the federal...

Lifespan of Indigenous people 15 years shorter than that of other Canadians, federal documents...

As Indigenous Services Minister Jane Philpott laid out the goals of her new department on Tuesday, her briefing documents showed stark health...

1st-time night photographer’s shot of iconic rock formation lands on stamp

A New Brunswick photographer didn’t have to look far to find his muse. In fact, he found it where he works. http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/first-time-hopewell-rocks-1.4500003?cmp=rss

Snowboarder dies on Vancouver Island’s Mount Washington

A male snowboarder in his 20s has died at the Mount Washington ski resort on Vancouver Island. http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/mt-washington-snowboarder-dies-1.4500260?cmp=rss

In Catalonia, the nameless dead raise old animosities toward Franco

In the Catalan hills west of Barcelona, the nameless dead are emerging from deep layers of earth that have kept them hidden...

Buried 80 years, Catalonia’s nameless dead are reopening old wounds

In the Catalan hills west of Barcelona, the nameless dead are emerging from deep layers of earth that have kept them hidden...

Police sought Secrets Act probe of Reuters reporters an hour after their arrest

YANGON (Reuters) - Myanmar police sought permission from the nation’s president to go ahead with an investigation into whether two Reuters journalists had breached...

Trump nonchalant about Sessions interview with Mueller’s special counsel probe

Attorney General Jeff Sessions was interviewed for hours last week in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation, with Donald Trump saying Tuesday...