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Bob Rae named new Canadian ambassador to the UN

Bob Rae has been named Canada's new ambassador to the United Nations. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made the announcement Monday morning. It's the latest appointment for...

WE charity won’t manage $900M COVID-19 student program

The WE organization won't manage Canada's $900 million COVID-19 program for students. The Canada Student Service Grant will pay eligible students and recent graduates up...

Canadian returns home after 500 days in Egyptian jail

Yasser Ahmed Albaz has returned home to his family in Oakville. Albaz was released from an Egyptian prison after nearly 500 days in custody. Dale...

COVID-19 contact tracing app delayed

A new COVID-19 contact tracing app due to launch in Ontario Thursday has been delayed. Premier Doug Ford says the app could play a key...

Niagara region to see $78M investment in transit projects

The Niagara region will be getting $78 million for investment in transit projects. The money is coming from all three levels of government. The federal government...

Study: Long-term care residents make up most of Canadian COVID-19 deaths

A new study is painting a bleak picture of how COVID-19 has affected Canada's long-term care homes. According to the data,  81 per cent of...

Canada to introduce app to track COVID-19 exposure

The federal government is introducing a new smartphone app to notify Canadians of exposure to COVID-19. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau gave details about the program...

Parliamentary Black Caucus calls for action on systemic racism

The Parliamentary Black Caucus is calling for action to reduce systemic racism in Canada. The group was created in 2015 and includes MPs and senators...

Trudeau government looking to extend CERB benefits

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says details on a plan to extend the CERB will be announced this week. The Canada Emergency Response Benefit was put...

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Ontario cities call on feds and province for emergency funds

The mayors of Ontario's largest cities say they need emergency funding. The Large Urban Mayors' Caucus of Ontario are looking to the federal and provincial...

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Milton homicide investigation update

Halton police have identified the body found in Milton on June 30 as a 16-year-old male from Brampton. The body was discovered by a passerby...