Friday, January 18, 2019

Death toll tops 130 in Tanzania ferry disaster, police say

At least 136 bodies have been recovered after a ferry sank on Lake Victoria, says Tanzania's top police official.

Ottawa gives pipeline regulator 22 weeks to review Trans Mountain expansion project

The Liberal government is instructing the federal pipeline regulator to review the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion to consider the project's impact on the marine...

Ottawa announces ‘first step’ in reviving Trans Mountain pipeline project

The federal Liberal government will make an announcement in Halifax this morning regarding the future of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project. Amarjeet Sohi, minister...

Florence aftermath: New evacuations, environmental alarms raised in Carolinas

A new round of evacuations covering about 500 homes was ordered in South Carolina as the trillions of gallons of water dumped...

WTO eyes China bid to slap stiff trade sanctions on US

China is pursuing the United States at the World Trade Organization for improperly imposing anti-dumping duties on some of its products (AFP Photo/WANG Zhao) More A...

‘I like the whole thing’ – How Jeff Goldblum helped a Thunder Bay hot...

Thunder Bay's Heartbeat Hot Sauce is certainly enjoying its newfound Internet stardom. The company's red habanero sauce was featured on the sixth season of the popular...

Indigenous rights ‘non-issue’ in provincial election campaign

The political parties running to form the next provincial government have failed to address the needs of Indigenous people in the provincial elections campaign,...

Mohawk rights activist Ellen Gabriel to close out MMIWG inquiry in Quebec City

The testimony of Mohawk activist Ellen Gabriel will mark the last day of the Quebec City hearings of the national inquiry into missing and...

May ‘humiliated’ after EU leaders reject latest Brexit plan, British media say

British Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit blueprint is in tatters after it was rejected by the European Union at a summit the...

Theresa May puts on defiant face despite blistering media reaction over EU rejection

British Prime Minister Theresa May said Friday the European Union must come up with an alternative to her Brexit proposals, noting that...