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    COMMENTARY: Does Prime Minister Justin Trudeau have an election in mind for the new year?

    The numbers have been looking good for Justin Trudeau lately, and Mike Smyth says many signs point to the prime…
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    ‘We need a timeline’: Tories to push feds for coronavirus vaccine rollout dates

    The Conservatives are pushing the government to provide an exact timeline for its coronavirus vaccine rollout plan by next Wednesday.…
    14 hours ago

    Trump posts video speech digging into false claims against U.S. election results

    Trump’s speech was largely a recycling of the same litany of misinformation and unsubstantiated allegations of voter fraud that he…
    19 hours ago

    Feds plan to provide Canadians with tools to fight coronavirus vaccine misinformation

    Tam’s announcement comes as Health Canada reviews Pfizer and BioNtech’s vaccine candidate, which became the world’s first vaccine to receive…
    21 hours ago

    ‘Mean-spirited:’ Christmas tree tension erupts between city, former N.L. premier

    St. John’s city manager says the tree went up last year without a permit, and he reiterated that the issue…
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    Indigenous Services minister says Trudeau government won’t end boil-water advisories by March 2021

    Indigenous Services Minister Marc Miller confirmed the Trudeau government will not meet its pledge to lift drinking water advisories in…
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    New Brunswick government to extend ferry service to Campobello Island to month’s end

    The seasonal ferry service ended Sunday after it had already been extended from September to help address concerns during the…
    2 days ago

    Republicans ask U.S. Supreme Court to block Biden election victory in Pennsylvania

    Pennsylvania’s Supreme Court on Saturday night threw out the lawsuit, including an order by a lower court judge blocking the…
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    No evidence of voter fraud impacting U.S. election outcome, Bill Barr says

    Barr said U.S. attorneys and FBI agents have been working to follow up specific complaints and information they’ve received, but…
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    Liberals ‘don’t want’ fiscal update vote to trigger election: Trudeau

    To implement new spending plans, the Liberal will need to shore up their opposition support ahead of the vote to…
    2 days ago

    As Nova Scotia’s mass shooting inquiry begins its work, many tough questions remain

    Complex and heartbreaking questions on the Nova Scotia massacre will be examined by a federal-provincial inquiry that is now preparing…
    2 days ago

    Coronavirus: New records detail Ottawa’s ‘bold aggressive’ strategy to buy vaccines and PPE

    Ottawa has given itself the extraordinary power of negotiating contracts worth up to $500 million without a competitive bid process.…
    2 days ago

    Republicans fear Trump’s election denials will hurt turnout in Georgia Senate races

    The concerns come ahead of Trump’s planned visit to Georgia to campaign ahead of runoffs that will determine which party…
    3 days ago

    Trump coronavirus advisor who advocated ‘herd immunity’ leaves White House post

    Dr. Scott Atlas, a Stanford University neuroradiologist who had no formal experience in public health or infectious diseases, resigned at…
    3 days ago

    U.S. Election: Arizona officially certifies Biden’s narrow win over Trump

    Democratic Secretary of State Katie Hobbs and Republican Gov. Doug Ducey both vouched for the integrity of the election before…
    3 days ago

    What the fiscal update does and doesn’t tell us about the coronavirus vaccine roll-out

    When it comes to the details on how the government plans to move coronavirus vaccines from factory to the pharmacy,…
    3 days ago

    Georgia elections official announces investigations, defends state’s voting integrity

    Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger has repeatedly said there has been no evidence of systemic election irregularities or fraud, but…
    3 days ago

    Canada, Britain still working on final text of trade agreement, minister says

    Mary Ng says she can’t guarantee that MPs will see a bill to ratify the new rade agreement before Parliament…
    4 days ago

    Biden taps Neera Tanden to head OMB, picks all-female senior White House press team

    Biden campaign communications director Kate Bedingfield will serve as Biden’s White House communications director. Jen Psaki, a longtime Democratic spokeswoman,…
    4 days ago

    Joe Biden fractures right foot while playing with his dog, will likely wear boot

    Biden suffered the injury on Saturday and visited an orthopedist in Newark, Delaware, on Sunday afternoon, his office said. Read…
    4 days ago

    Mi’kmaq chief says ‘historic’ deal on moderate livelihood fishery may be reached

    Mi’kmaq fishers faced violence and vandalism last month after launching a rights-based lobster fishery in southwest Nova Scotia. Read More…
    4 days ago

    Coronavirus cases are soaring but Trudeau’s approval ratings hold steady: Ipsos

    Justin Trudeau’s approval rating continues to hold strong among Canadians, despite soaring coronavirus numbers from coast to coast. Read More…
    5 days ago

    Ottawa offering up $691M for egg, poultry farmers hurt by trade deals

    Trade deals with Europe and Pacific countries opened up more of the Canadian market to foreign competitors. Read More Source
    5 days ago

    Fact check: Trump’s claims on role of U.S. military in COVID-19 vaccine plan

    U.S. President Donald Trump has miscast or exaggerated the military’s role in the crash program to accelerate the development, production…
    5 days ago

    Britain, European Union resume face-to-face trade talks as deadline approaches

    If there is no deal, New Year’s Day will bring huge disruption, with the overnight imposition of tariffs and other…
    5 days ago

    Jagmeet Singh impresses AOC during ‘epic crossover’ video game livestream

    The NDP leader squared off against the firebrand member of Congress in “Among Us,” a popular online multiplayer game, as…
    6 days ago

    Lionel Desmond inquiry to resume mid-February, barring technical delays

    Jennifer Stairs said in a news release Friday the fatality inquiry in the Lionel Desmond case will go ahead in…
    6 days ago

    Sen. Murray Sinclair, former TRC head, is resigning from the Senate

    Sinclair just signed a significant book deal to outline his vision for reconciliation in Canada. Read More Source
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    Former NATO mission head to lead Canada’s coronavirus vaccine rollout

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has named Maj.-Gen. Dany Fortin to lead the Canadian military’s role in coordinating vaccine rollout logistics.…
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    Ousted from Labrador Inuit government, ex-politician questions ‘blood quantum’ method

    Edward Blake Rudkowski says he was informed last Friday he was no longer a beneficiary of the Labrador Inuit Land…

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