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    U.S. court sets back Trump’s ban on U.S.-Mexico border asylum applications

    The decision means that Trump’s efforts to bar all asylum applications at the U.S.-Mexico border could still apply in Texas…
    11 hours ago

    ‘Do what’s right’: Andrew Scheer to Liberal MPs on furthering SNC-Lavalin probe

    The Liberals hold a majority on the 10-member committee and are unlikely to agree to an opposition attempt to keep…
    14 hours ago

    Wilson-Raybould says she was contacted by RCMP amid SNC-Lavalin scandal

    Jody Wilson-Raybould says the RCMP contacted her in the spring but says the nature of the conversation is confidential. Read…
    16 hours ago

    Quebec MP Pierre Nantel removed as NDP candidate for upcoming federal election

    The national director of the federal NDP says the party will start the process of nominating a new candidate in…
    16 hours ago

    RCMP are ‘carefully’ reviewing SNC-Lavalin affair. What exactly are they looking at?

    The RCMP says it’s examining the SNC-Lavalin scandal “carefully.” What exactly are they looking at? Read More Source
    23 hours ago

    ANALYSIS: How Republicans may be at risk of losing the voters they need most

    The Republican Party can’t afford to lose any support, but Jackson Proskow says it may be on the precipice of…
    23 hours ago

    Israel allows U.S. congresswoman’s West Bank visit on humanitarian grounds

    Tlaib said this would likely be the last chance to see her grandmother and that she would respect any restrictions…
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    Trump: ‘whether you love me or hate me, you’ve got to vote for me’

    Donald Trump said people need to vote for him because of the stock market. Reports suggest that’s not necessarily true.…
    1 day ago

    Liberal justice minister ‘committed’ to criminalizing conversion therapy, says Edmonton MP

    Attendees at a government roundtable in Edmonton on Thursday were assured that Ottawa is still exploring the possibility of making…
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    After shootings, Trump stresses mental health: ‘We don’t want crazy people owning guns’

    Donald Trump: “The gun doesn’t pull the trigger. They pull the trigger. So we have to look very seriously at…
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    Donald Trump talks about U.S. buying Greenland, but he’s not serious, source says

    President Donald Trump has talked to aides and allies about buying Greenland for the U.S. Read More Source
    2 days ago

    Wilson-Raybould on SNC-Lavalin ethics report: ‘Canadians need to have their trust rebuilt’

    A day after a report found Justin Trudeau broke federal ethics laws, Jody Wilson-Raybould says Canadians are owed an apology.…
    2 days ago

    New ethics guidelines coming for retired judges after role in SNC-Lavalin scandal

    The Canadian Judicial Council and the Federation of Law Societies have been working together on updating the ethical principles for…
    2 days ago

    Over 1,200 health experts say pharmacare should be in federal election platforms

    They say comprehensive public medication programs have improved access and reduced costs everywhere they’ve been implemented and want to keep…
    2 days ago

    A look at Trudeau’s evolving statements on SNC-Lavalin

    Throughout his changing statements on the SNC-Lavalin controversy, Trudeau has refused to apologize. Read More Source
    2 days ago

    40% of Canadian marijuana users bought it illegally even after legalization: StatCan

    The latest Statistics Canada report says in April, May and June, 4.9 million Canadians over the age of 15 consumed…
    2 days ago

    Freeland calls on ‘all Canadian officials’ to discuss detainees with Chinese counterparts

    At a stop in Musquodoboit Harbour, N.S., on Thursday, Chrystia Freeland told reporters government officials should be advocating for two…
    2 days ago

    Canada still ‘deserves an apology’ from Trudeau on ethics breach, Philpott says

    Philpott said Trudeau needs to apologize not for how he treated the two women, but for violating the Conflict of…
    2 days ago

    Trudeau doubles down, refuses to apologize for SNC-Lavalin pressure after damning report

    Former Treasury Board president Jane Philpott says the people of Canada “deserve an apology” from the prime minister over the…
    2 days ago

    Trudeau announces $11.4 million in flood protection funding for Fredericton

    The federal money is meant to help the New Brunswick capital better protect key transportation systems and municipal infrastructure so…
    2 days ago

    Liberal MP Adam Vaughan deletes tweet, apologizes after linking Ford cuts with kids in cages

    Liberal MP Adam Vaughan falsely accused a provincial conservative cabinet minister of blaming education funding cuts on refugee children. Read…
    2 days ago

    Wilson-Raybould’s high profile could help her win election without Liberals: experts

    The SNC-Lavalin scandal, which already caused the Liberals to slide in the polls, has returned to the headlines. Read More…
    2 days ago

    China will not ‘sit on its hands’ if Hong Kong protests get worse: U.K. ambassador

    He would not go into detail about what measures Beijing might take, or when the situation might be judged to…
    2 days ago

    SNC-Lavalin report unveils details on why Trudeau wanted former judges’ legal opinion

    Much of the report goes over well-tilled ground about who said what to whom. Read More Source
    2 days ago

    Israel considers barring U.S. congresswomen Rashida Tlaib, Ilhan Omar from visit

    Under Israeli law, backers of the pro-Palestinian Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions movement can be denied entry. Read More Source
    2 days ago

    Indian PM Narendra Modi says stripping Kashmir of statehood helped unify the country

    Narendra Modi says that Kashmir’s former status led to “corruption” and was unjust for women. Read More Source
    3 days ago

    5 takeaways from the SNC-Lavalin ethics report

    The report said that it is Trudeau, and only Trudeau, who “by virtue of his position” could exert such influence…
    3 days ago

    Timeline: What’s happened so far in the SNC-Lavalin affair

    Here’s a timeline of how the SNC-Lavalin affair unfolded. Read More Source
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    ‘Substantial,’ expensive repairs of sabotaged Canadian Coast Guard vessel could take years: experts

    In November 2018, CCGS Corporal McLaren was cut from its moorings at a dockyard in Sambro, N.S., where it was…
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    Trudeau broke ethics rules over SNC-Lavalin affair, 2nd ethics violation since 2015

    Ethics commissioner Mario Dion released a damning report Wednesday that found Trudeau improperly pressured former justice minister Jody Wilson-Raybould in…

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