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Canadian Economy Grows At Fastest Pace Since 1990s Dot-Com Boom

Canadian Economy Grows At Fastest Pace Since 1990s Dot-Com Boom

Canada’s economy is roaring ahead, and at a much faster pace than anyone had expected. The economy expanded by 0.6 per cent in May, Statistics Canada reported Friday. That’s twice the growth of even the most optimistic projections. Over the past year, Canada’s economy has expanded by 4.6 per cent, the fastest pace seen since […]

Scrapped Canada-U.S. Border Tax Plan Shows Trump’s Listening, Liberals Suggest

Scrapped Canada-U.S. Border Tax Plan Shows Trump’s Listening, Liberals Suggest

OTTAWA — Canadian officials are praising a U.S. decision to drop a contentious border tax proposal, suggesting its death signals an open-mindedness in the Trump administration on open borders and free trade. Canada is pleased to see the decision, Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said Thursday, noting on Twitter that both economies prosper together. From […]

Venezuela bans protests ahead of vote

Venezuela bans protests ahead of vote

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Softwood Lumber Deal Is On Its Way, Horgan Says

Softwood Lumber Deal Is On Its Way, Horgan Says

VICTORIA — British Columbia Premier John Horgan says Canada and the United States are close to reaching a softwood lumber trade deal that could come as early as next month. Horgan made the comments Thursday during a conference call from Washington, D.C., following two days of meetings with trade officials from President Donald Trump’s administration […]

Saskatoon Health Region Apologizes To Indigenous Women Who Felt Forced Into Surgery

Saskatoon Health Region Apologizes To Indigenous Women Who Felt Forced Into Surgery

SASKATOON — The Saskatoon Health Region has apologized to Indigenous women who felt coerced into surgery that prevented them from bearing more children. The agency commissioned an independent report earlier this year after women complained they were pressured by medical staff and social workers after giving birth in hospital to have a tubal ligation, a […]

Venezuela: How paradise got lost

Venezuela: How paradise got lost

The crisis in Venezuela could enter new territory Sunday as President Nicolás Maduro’s plans to rewrite the constitution face a pivotal vote to elect members of a special assembly.

Goodbye, Teavana: Starbucks Shuts Down Chain Over Disappointing Earnings

Goodbye, Teavana: Starbucks Shuts Down Chain Over Disappointing Earnings

NEW YORK — Starbucks plans to shutter all its Teavana stores as it seeks to improve its financial performance. The company said Thursday it will close all 379 Teavana locations over the coming year. It had acquired the mall-based chain in late 2012, and said this past April that it was reviewing options for it. […]

Edmonton Fair Ride Shut Down Preemptively After Deadly Ohio Fire Ball Accident

Edmonton Fair Ride Shut Down Preemptively After Deadly Ohio Fire Ball Accident

EDMONTON — A popular midway ride at this week’s K-Days fair and exhibition in Edmonton has been shut down as a precaution after a deadly accident involving the same attraction at the Ohio State Fair. North American Midway Entertainment, the company that provides attractions to K-Days, says in a statement released Wednesday night that the […]

The frontline of Venezuela’s protest movement

The frontline of Venezuela’s protest movement

CNN’s Paula Newton spoke to the young people of “La Resistencia” on the front line of Venezuela’s opposition protest movement.

AFN Chiefs Call On Trudeau To Reset Troubled MMIW Inquiry

AFN Chiefs Call On Trudeau To Reset Troubled MMIW Inquiry

REGINA — Assembly of First Nations chiefs have rejected a call for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to replace the commissioners on the national inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls. However, the chiefs, who were gathered for a meeting in Regina on Thursday, did pass a resolution calling for changes to the inquiry, […]

Jerusalem’s Muslims to return to Al-Aqsa

Jerusalem’s Muslims to return to Al-Aqsa

Clashes broke out between Muslim worshippers and Israeli security forces in the Old City of Jerusalem Thursday as the Muslim community resumed prayers inside the Al-Aqsa compound Thursday.

Charlie Gard will be moved to hospice

Charlie Gard will be moved to hospice

Charlie Gard, the terminally ill baby at the center of a bitter legal battle that has garnered global attention, is to have his life support treatment withdrawn.

NAFTA Crunch Time Is An Opportunity To Fix Problematic Deal

NAFTA Crunch Time Is An Opportunity To Fix Problematic Deal

With talks set to formally begin in a few weeks on a renegotiated North American Free Trade Agreement, the possibility exists to finally fix some of the very serious problems with the deal. This is the first such opportunity since the deal came into effect in 1994, and we are not likely to get another […]

Delta is pulling out of the country

Delta is pulling out of the country

Minister: Free movement will end with Brexit

Minister: Free movement will end with Brexit

British Immigration Minister Brandon Lewis insists freedom of movement between the UK and Europe will end when the country leaves the European Union in March 2019.

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