Tuesday, November 19, 2013 - 16:51
OTTAWA - Canada's auditor general is calling for an independent body to review the expenses of members of Parliament — and is offering to do the job himself.
Michael Ferguson told a House of Commons
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 - 16:38
WINNIPEG - A polar bear cub orphaned when its mother was shot by Manitoba Conservation officers is getting a new home.
The cub's mother was killed earlier this month during a search for another bear
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 - 16:05
OTTAWA - A newly declassified report says smugglers were caught trying to slip dramatically more people into Canada from the United States in 2011 compared with the previous year.
The binational repo
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 - 16:00
MONTREAL - Quebec provincial police say they underestimated the threat level at a student demonstration that turned into a riot last year.
Marcel Savard, the force's assistant director, told a commis
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 - 15:30
MONTREAL - Don't ever let anyone tell you that your vote doesn't count.
Just ask newly elected Montreal councillor Lorraine Page — who won her seat by a single vote.
A Quebec election spokesman says
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 - 15:28
OTTAWA - The Canadian Forces Disaster Assistance Response Team is at work in the Philippines helping with recovery in the wake of typhoon Haiyan.
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 - 15:13
OTTAWA - The country's top military commander says cutting the size of the Canadian Forces is something the Harper government could grapple with next month as it reviews an updated defence strategy.
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 - 15:08
OTTAWA - The robocalls scandal has resurfaced in the House of Commons with questions over the whereabouts of a central figure in the affair.
NDP Leader Tom Mulcair raised the issue after reports sugg
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 - 15:06
OTTAWA - So inescapable is Rob Ford these days that the Toronto mayor surfaced in a debate over proposed legislation for First Nations' elections as an example to be avoided.
Federal MP's were discus
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 - 14:49
OTTAWA - A newly released document says Canada is "at odds" with key allies by not recognizing the Syrian opposition.
But Tuesday's release of a separate human-rights report offers support to the Har