Canadian News Stories

Outrage over developer's plan to buy single-family homes reveals a Canadian fixation

Outrage over developer's plan to buy single-family homes reveals a Canadian fixation

Core's move from highrises to ground-level homes has sparked a backlash

by travkinb | 2 days ago

MPs vote to censure Sajjan over handling of sexual misconduct in the Armed Forces

MPs vote to censure Sajjan over handling of sexual misconduct in the Armed Forces

Commons formally rebukes defence minister

by travkinb | 2 days ago

Toronto man charged with 2nd-degree murder after victim allegedly beaten with baseball bat

Toronto man charged with 2nd-degree murder after victim allegedly beaten with baseball bat

Vijanant Persaud, 37, was beaten with a bat on June 13 and died the next day, police say

by travkinb | 2 days ago

As the U.S. sends more Moderna doses to Canada, calls ramp up to reopen border

As the U.S. sends more Moderna doses to Canada, calls ramp up to reopen border

OTTAWA -- The U.S. is gearing up to send one million additional doses of the Moderna vaccine to Canada at the same time calls mount on both sides of the border to ease travel and quarantine measures.

by travkinb | 2 days ago

Canada celebrates diversity in June

Canada celebrates diversity in June

The month of June highlights diversity in Canada.

by travkinb | 2 days ago

Canada's inflation rate rises to highest level in a decade, at 3.6%

Canada's inflation rate rises to highest level in a decade, at 3.6%

Rate looks especially high because May of 2020 was a low point for the economy, but things are heating up

by travkinb | 3 days ago

Conservatives look to use rarely-invoked tactic to rebuke head of Canada's public health agency

Conservatives look to use rarely-invoked tactic to rebuke head of Canada's public health agency

Move comes as Trudeau government refuses to produce documents about scientists fired from top security lab

by travkinb | 3 days ago

'I'll be crushed if I lose it': Fears of Toronto encampment clearings worry homeless people

'I'll be crushed if I lose it': Fears of Toronto encampment clearings worry homeless people

City issued trespass notices to about 60 residents at 4 large homeless encampments on Saturday

by travkinb | 3 days ago

Fully vaccinated Americans have had looser restrictions for months. Why don't Canadians?

Fully vaccinated Americans have had looser restrictions for months. Why don't Canadians?

TORONTO -- It's been more than three months since the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) first told Americans what they can safely do once they are fully vaccinated.

by travkinb | 3 days ago

Abusive conditions in Canada's immigration detention system: human rights groups

Abusive conditions in Canada's immigration detention system: human rights groups

OTTAWA -- Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International say Canada detains thousands of asylum seekers every year in often abusive conditions where people of colour appear to be held for longer periods.

by travkinb | 3 days ago

Canadian News Stories

Outrage over developer's plan to buy single-family homes reveals a Canadian fixation

Outrage over developer's plan to buy single-family homes reveals a Canadian fixation

Core's move from highrises to ground-level homes has sparked a backlash

by travkinb | 2 days ago

MPs vote to censure Sajjan over handling of sexual misconduct in the Armed Forces

MPs vote to censure Sajjan over handling of sexual misconduct in the Armed Forces

Commons formally rebukes defence minister

by travkinb | 2 days ago

Toronto man charged with 2nd-degree murder after victim allegedly beaten with baseball bat

Toronto man charged with 2nd-degree murder after victim allegedly beaten with baseball bat

Vijanant Persaud, 37, was beaten with a bat on June 13 and died the next day, police say

by travkinb | 2 days ago

As the U.S. sends more Moderna doses to Canada, calls ramp up to reopen border

As the U.S. sends more Moderna doses to Canada, calls ramp up to reopen border

OTTAWA -- The U.S. is gearing up to send one million additional doses of the Moderna vaccine to Canada at the same time calls mount on both sides of the border to ease travel and quarantine measures.

by travkinb | 2 days ago

Canada celebrates diversity in June

Canada celebrates diversity in June

The month of June highlights diversity in Canada.

by travkinb | 2 days ago

Canada's inflation rate rises to highest level in a decade, at 3.6%

Canada's inflation rate rises to highest level in a decade, at 3.6%

Rate looks especially high because May of 2020 was a low point for the economy, but things are heating up

by travkinb | 3 days ago

Conservatives look to use rarely-invoked tactic to rebuke head of Canada's public health agency

Conservatives look to use rarely-invoked tactic to rebuke head of Canada's public health agency

Move comes as Trudeau government refuses to produce documents about scientists fired from top security lab

by travkinb | 3 days ago

'I'll be crushed if I lose it': Fears of Toronto encampment clearings worry homeless people

'I'll be crushed if I lose it': Fears of Toronto encampment clearings worry homeless people

City issued trespass notices to about 60 residents at 4 large homeless encampments on Saturday

by travkinb | 3 days ago

Fully vaccinated Americans have had looser restrictions for months. Why don't Canadians?

Fully vaccinated Americans have had looser restrictions for months. Why don't Canadians?

TORONTO -- It's been more than three months since the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC) first told Americans what they can safely do once they are fully vaccinated.

by travkinb | 3 days ago

Abusive conditions in Canada's immigration detention system: human rights groups

Abusive conditions in Canada's immigration detention system: human rights groups

OTTAWA -- Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International say Canada detains thousands of asylum seekers every year in often abusive conditions where people of colour appear to be held for longer periods.

by travkinb | 3 days ago