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Canada’s return to peacekeeping: Five things to know

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has finally unveiled Canada's long-awaited commitment to United Nations peacekeeping efforts, and it's getting mixed reviews. Some observers wonder if...

Canada Mexico ready to engage on U.S. sticking point

MEXICO CITY — Canada and Mexico are prepared to engage the United States on one of its most contentious demands for NAFTA, in an...

The Significance of National Aboriginal Veterans Day

(Photo from ATTN News) While November 11th is an integral day for our nation to take the time to remember the sacrifices made by so...

Lawyers representing Ontario actress suing Weinstein say they can’t find him

TORONTO — A lawsuit against Harvey Weinstein alleging the Hollywood mogul sexually assaulted an Ontario actress nearly two decades ago is being allowed to proceed even though lawyers have...

Another Shock at the Pumps

If you think drivers in the Sault are paying too much for gasoline, think again. Prices appear to be going up. A pipeline fracture in...

Millennials more likely to attend Remembrance Day ceremonies: poll

A new survey suggests millennials are leading a gradual resurgence of interest when it comes to attending Remembrance Day ceremonies. The poll conducted by Ipsos...

Daylight saving time comes to an end this weekend — amid renewed scrutiny

This is the weekend most Canadians will gain an hour of sleep as they switch from daylight saving time to standard time. In most parts of the...

2.7 million fire extinguishers recalled in Canada; may not work in emergency

OTTAWA — More than 40 million fire extinguishers — including some 2.7 million sold in Canada —  are being recalled because they may not work...

A look at the next three years of immigration to Canada, by the numbers

OTTAWA — The federal government has unveiled its plan for immigration to Canada over the next three years. There are four major streams: economic programs for...

Google parent company chairman Eric Schmidt touts Canada’s AI strategy

The chairman of Google's parent company says Canada is smart to quadruple down on artificial intelligence. Alphabet Inc. chairman Eric Schmidt calls out Canada specifically...