Trump: 20% tariff on Canadian lumber

The United States has fired the opening shot in a latest softwood-lumber war against Canada, with the Trump administration announcing its first batch of...

Extended EI benefit spending tops $1B

OTTAWA - The federal government says it has paid out more than $1 billion in extra employment insurance benefits to out-of-work Canadians in the...

Toddler found dead in Edmonton identified

EDMONTON - Family and friends are mourning online a toddler who was found dead outside a church in North Edmonton last week. A Facebook group...

Ex-astronauts weigh in on recruitment process

MONTREAL - Retired Canadian spaceman Bob Thirsk asks himself a couple of simple questions when sizing up people who tell him they want to...

NHL official sues Wideman, Calgary Flames

CALGARY - NHL linesman Don Henderson is suing defenceman Dennis Wideman and the Calgary Flames for $10.25 million over a hit from behind during...

Leafs Nation draining dollars, fans from Raptors, Jays

TORONTO - Toronto Raptors fan Victor Anjos didn't think it'd be hard to find takers for his extra NBA playoff tickets. But he also wasn't...

Ontario to tax foreign buyers, expand rent control

TORONTO - Ontario plans to help cool a hot housing market by bringing in a 15-per-cent foreign buyer tax, expanding rent control, allowing Toronto...

Police union wants Pride funding pulled

The union representing Toronto's police officers is urging the city to pull an annual grant to Canada's largest Pride parade after the event banned...

Study suggests firefighters still suffering

EDMONTON - A new study suggests that those who battled the massive wildfire in Fort McMurray, Alta., continue to suffer both physically and mentally...

Trump takes direct aim at Canadian dairy

OTTAWA - A simmering trade dispute between Canadian and American milk producers served as the opening salvo Tuesday as President Donald Trump launched a...

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