Canada & World

California court hears tales of shackled, starved children

David and Louise Turpin have pleaded not guilty to torture, child abuse of their 12 children

‘Papa! Papa!’ Audio of children stokes rage over separation

Backlash over U.S. policy continues

  • Jun 18th, 2018

Canadian military police officer pleads not guilty to sex assault

Sgt. Kevin MacIntyre, 48, entered his plea today at a court martial proceeding in Halifax

Canada won’t ‘play politics’ on U.S. migrant children policy

The U.S. government is under fire over its ”zero tolerance” policy

Hundreds of children wait in series of cages in Border Patrol facility

‘The focus needs to be on the welfare of these children, absent of politics’

Black Press Career Fair - Nanaimo
Low-cost airline Swoop launches in Canada
Victoria Foundation - PNR
Raccoon scales tall building

Privacy lawyer warns against victim blaming in recent sextortion scams

Perpetrators get sexual photos of the victim and threaten to share them with friends and families

Men get probation after pit bull’s throat slit, video posted on Snapchat

Judge bars both from owning any animals for a year

  • Jun 14th, 2018

White House: Trump salute to North Korean general ‘a common courtesy’

President’s gesture sparks controversy

  • Jun 14th, 2018

Ontario elects Doug Ford and the Progressive Conservative party

The Liberals also veered sharply left in recent years, ushering in policies often championed by NDP

Trudeau, Macron brace for Trump ahead of G7 with meeting in Ottawa

Prime Minister’s Office says the two men have signed a joint statement on multilateralism

At Guatemala volcano, weather and danger hinder search

Efforts were cut short again Wednesday when downpour forced teams to retreat for fear of mudslides

Mueller’s team accuses Manafort of witness tampering

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort made several attempts to tamper with witnesses: prosecutors

Teacher accused of feeding sick puppy to snapping turtle in front of students

Man charged with misdemeanour animal cruelty

  • Jun 1st, 2018

30-year-old leaves parents’ home with help from Alex Jones

Financial assist given by right-wing radio host and conspiracy theorist

  • Jun 1st, 2018

Ottawa will work with Canadian aluminum, steel companies to ensure jobs safe: PM

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he will work with Canadian companies hit by punishing U.S. tariffs

Trans Mountain seeks stricter injunction at terminals in British Columbia

The federal government is spending $4.5 billion to buy Trans Mountain and all of Kinder Morgan Canada’s core assets.

NDP MP calls letter to spouse applying for Canadian citizenship ‘offensive and insulting’

Federal NDP immigration critic Jenny Kwan has asked Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen to look into what she calls a systemic problem

Trump’s ‘absurd’ tariffs central to Morneau’s event for already embattled G7

This week’s three-day pre-G7 gathering, which got underway Thursday, will “absolutely” now be focused on trade.