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Indigenous children still being treated unequally by provinces: advocate

Indigenous children still being treated unequally by provinces: advocate

Issue arose during hearings into Canada’s missing and murdered women

Indigenous children still being treated unequally by provinces: advocate
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Natural Resources Minister Amarjeet Sohi is seen here in this undated file photo. (Canadian Press)

Feds restarting Indigenous talks over pipeline, won’t appeal court decision

The Trans Mountain pipeline expansion plans to triple capacity of the existing pipeline between Edmonton and Burnaby

Natural Resources Minister Amarjeet Sohi is seen here in this undated file photo. (Canadian Press)
Trump mocks Kavanaugh accuser he had called credible witness

Trump mocks Kavanaugh accuser he had called credible witness

It marked the sharpest criticism by Trump of Christine Blasey Ford since she came forward publicly with the allegation last month

Trump mocks Kavanaugh accuser he had called credible witness
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Health groups warn against vaping advertising in Ontario

Advocates say many vaping products are made by tobacco companies and contain nicotine, and their flavours and packaging imitate candy

(Canadian Press)
The body of a tsunami victim waits for evacuation at a village heavily damaged by Friday’s earthquake and tsunami in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia Indonesia, Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018. (AP Photo/Fauzy Chaniago)

Horror difficult to erase for Indonesians as toll tops 1,400

The official death toll increased to 1,407 on Wednesday, with thousands injured and more than 70,000 displaced

The body of a tsunami victim waits for evacuation at a village heavily damaged by Friday’s earthquake and tsunami in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia Indonesia, Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018. (AP Photo/Fauzy Chaniago)
In this May 9, 2018 file photo, actress Carey Mulligan poses for a portrait to promote her film “Wildlife” at the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, southern France. A year after the Harvey Weinstein allegations first surfaced, Hollywood is still sifting through the wreckage. (Photo by Joel C Ryan/Invision/AP, File)

One year after Weinstein, Hollywood is still soul-searching

The #MeToo movement has gone far beyond the movies, but Hollywood remains ground zero in a cultural eruption

In this May 9, 2018 file photo, actress Carey Mulligan poses for a portrait to promote her film “Wildlife” at the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, southern France. A year after the Harvey Weinstein allegations first surfaced, Hollywood is still sifting through the wreckage. (Photo by Joel C Ryan/Invision/AP, File)
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau stands during question period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Monday, Oct. 1, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Canada will pursue deeper trade ties with China: Prime minister

Meanwhile, U.S. president Donald Trump is currently embroiled in a trade dispute with China

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau stands during question period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Monday, Oct. 1, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
Small claims court for ‘wedding plans gone seriously wrong’

Small claims court for ‘wedding plans gone seriously wrong’

The 17-page decision reads like a suspense thriller for anyone who has ever planned their own wedding

Small claims court for ‘wedding plans gone seriously wrong’
Trump says he supports ‘comprehensive’ FBI Kavanaugh probe

Trump says he supports ‘comprehensive’ FBI Kavanaugh probe

Investigation comes after Christine Blasey Ford’s testimony

Trump says he supports ‘comprehensive’ FBI Kavanaugh probe
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrives on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, the morning after an agreement was reached on a new trade deal with Mexico and the U.S., on Monday, Oct. 1, 2018. (Justin Tang/The Canadian Press)

Farmers to receive compensation as part of historic NAFTA revamp

There are no details yet on how much compensation Canada is willing to provide

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrives on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, the morning after an agreement was reached on a new trade deal with Mexico and the U.S., on Monday, Oct. 1, 2018. (Justin Tang/The Canadian Press)

What you need to know about the new U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement

Here are eight key facts about the new deal, dubbed the USMCA, that will replace the North American Free Trade Agreement

(The Canadian Press)
(The Canadian Press)
U.S. president cheers new USMCA trade deal, heralds end of NAFTA era

U.S. president cheers new USMCA trade deal, heralds end of NAFTA era

President Donald Trump said that the tension between the U.S. and Canada is over

U.S. president cheers new USMCA trade deal, heralds end of NAFTA era
“It’s a good day for Canada,” was all Prime Minister Justin Trudeau would say as he left a late-night cabinet meeting in Ottawa. (Canadian Press file image)

Out with NAFTA, in with USMCA: Canada inks new trade deal

The new trade deal with the U.S. and Mexico came just hours before an end-of-week, midnight dealine

“It’s a good day for Canada,” was all Prime Minister Justin Trudeau would say as he left a late-night cabinet meeting in Ottawa. (Canadian Press file image)
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Canadian man charged with manslaughter in death of girlfriend’s baby boy

Investigators believe the boy was injured by the accused on two different occasions

(Winnipeg Police Service)
A rescuer shifts through the damaged Roa-Roa Hotel following a massive earthquakes and tsunami in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia, Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018. Rescue officials feared the full scale of Indonesia’s earthquake and tsunami could climb far past the more than 800 already confirmed dead, as several large coastal towns remained cut off Sunday by damaged roads and downed communication lines. (Tatan Syuflana/AP)

Over 800 dead in Indonesia quake and tsunami; toll may rise

At least 832 people were confirmed killed by the quake and tsunami that struck Friday evening

A rescuer shifts through the damaged Roa-Roa Hotel following a massive earthquakes and tsunami in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia, Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018. Rescue officials feared the full scale of Indonesia’s earthquake and tsunami could climb far past the more than 800 already confirmed dead, as several large coastal towns remained cut off Sunday by damaged roads and downed communication lines. (Tatan Syuflana/AP)
Singh puts on brave face one year in as NDP faces existential questions

Singh puts on brave face one year in as NDP faces existential questions

He was billed as a charismatic, dynamic injection of energy desperately needed by the NDP

Singh puts on brave face one year in as NDP faces existential questions
Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland participates in a discussion at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018. Freeland’s marquee speech to the United Nations General Assembly has been postponed until Monday. (Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press)

After postponing UN speech, Freeland focuses on looming NAFTA deadline

Canada wants assurances it won’t be subject to heavy American tariffs on steel and aluminum exports

Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland participates in a discussion at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018. Freeland’s marquee speech to the United Nations General Assembly has been postponed until Monday. (Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press)
Ceremony held to renew Toronto home linked to Bruce McArthur investigation

Ceremony held to renew Toronto home linked to Bruce McArthur investigation

McArthur is charged with eight counts of first-degree murder after men’s remains found

Ceremony held to renew Toronto home linked to Bruce McArthur investigation
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