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VANCOUVER - Canada is redirecting its tourism focus towards the United States 14 years after 9/11 chilled American travel northward.

Tourism Minister Maxime Bernier says visits from places where Cana

OTTAWA - Defence Minister Jason Kenney delivered a mea culpa Wednesday for his erroneous claims that Canada was the only nation outside of the United States with smart-bomb technology that was willing

MIRAMICHI, N.B.

WINNIPEG - Manitoba's family services minister is promising to end the practice of putting children in government care in hotels after the serious assault of a teenage girl.

OTTAWA - A longtime Conservative MP who quit the party in order to better defend his religious beliefs says scientists are being gagged by the "false" theory of evolution.

James Lunney has also told

MONTREAL - The RCMP says it has broken up a Canada-wide prostitution ring that allegedly smuggled as many as 500 Asian women into the country over an unspecified period.

Federal authorities announced

OTTAWA - A Conservative senator is miffed that she's being asked to justify claiming a meal expense while travelling when she could have eaten a free airline breakfast of "cold Camembert with broken c

MERRITT, B.C.

OTTAWA - Defence Minister Jason Kenney is now saying the estimated cost of extending Canada's combat mission in Iraq and Syria will be $406 million, and he's instructed his department to include the f

A Canadian journalist on trial in Egypt on widely denounced terror charges is expressing shock over Ottawa's refusal to issue him a passport while he awaits the outcome of his case.

Mohamed Fahmy say