Target Canada workers feel left in the dark as stores close

When Target invaded Canada and started hiring thousands of new staff, workers flocked to the beloved American retail giant. They were eager to be part

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Billionaire DeGroote's casino dream turns into organized crime nightmare

One of Canada's richest men, whose name adorns a university and the Order of Canada, poured $112 million US into a gambling venture headed by

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Pharmacists say corporate pressure can lead to prescription mistakes

Some Canadian pharmacists are saying they are under intense pressure to meet business quotas, which causes an assembly-line mentality that increases the likelihood of making

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Oil industry isn't remotely the entire Canadian economy,' PM Harper told St. Catharines audience this week

The Conservative government is considering a strong focus on the manufacturing sector in the upcoming budget, part of a general shift in attention towards Ontario

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Oil well association predicts 41% drop in active drilling for 2015

The Canadian Association of Oilwell Drilling Contractors is predicting major job losses in 2015 because of low oil prices.It issued a revised drilling activity forecast

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Radicalization a growing risk in Canadian prisons

Federal prisons are potential breeding grounds for Islamist radicalization and the government and correctional system are doing little to confront the public safety risk, experts

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Tennis player Eugenie Bouchard says it's time to stop talking about 'Twirlgate' Video

Eugenie Bouchard — the unwitting protagonist of an Australian Open saga that has been dubbed "Twirlgate" — would prefer if people just focused on her

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Middle East Cyber Army claims Terrasse-Vaudreuil website hack

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Joe Oliver 'not surprised' at Bank of Canada cut

Finance Minister Joe Oliver says he will not budge from his plan to deliver a balanced budget come April, even with the recent decline in

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Eric Dejaeger four-year sentencing: 'I promise not to re-offend'

Eric Dejaeger addressed the court today as his four-day sentencing hearing wrapped up in Iqaluit."I am really sorry for what I have done," the 67-year-old

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Christopher Phillips's cottage was packed with chemicals, police sayChristopher Phillips's cottage was packed with chemicals

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Pallister says Jan. 28 the day of NDP's 'billion-dollar betrayal'

Pallister and his staff have calculated that as of Jan. 28 Manitobans will have paid $1-billion more in additional taxes and fees than they were...

Ashton reaches out to rural Manitobans in leadership bid

As premier, Steve Ashton would rebuild the provincial government’s relationship with rural Manitoba, which has not only been stung by the increase to the provincial...

Broeska breaks silence, responds to coverage of MS treatment operation

After days of silence, the Winnipeg medical researcher who charged MS patients thousands for overseas stem cell treatment says he’s been "unfairly accused and victimized...

Tracks clear after Wednesday night derailment

The tracks are clear and the rail line is back in operation following a Canadian National freight train derailment in downtown Winnipeg Wednesday evening. Nine cars...

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Chris Christie, as expected, forming a PAC to probe 2016 White House run

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and his supporters have formed a political-action committee ahead of a likely bid for president, adding a third well-known Republican ...

Miss Colombia named Miss Universe

Miss Colombia Paulina Vega has been crowned Miss Universe, beating out contestants from 87 other countries. Miss USA Nia Sanchez and Miss Ukraine Diana Harkusha were ...

Malaysia Airlines site hacked by group claiming support for ISIS

Malaysia Airlines officials were struggling Monday to restore the embattled carrier's website after it was hacked by a group proclaiming support for the Islamic State ...

Alex Ovechkin, inspired by girl with Down Syndrome, donates car to charity

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Birdman, Downton Abbey top cast winners at SAG Awards

The backstage farce Birdman topped the 21st annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, winning best ensemble cast, even though star Michael Keaton was upset by Eddie ...

Ontario family makes public plea for twins' liver donor

An Ontario couple are making a public plea for a suitable liver transplant donor to come forward so that both of their ailing twin daughters ...

Obama seeks to protect Alaska Arctic refuge from drilling

U.S. President Barack Obama will call on Congress to expand protection of Alaska's Arctic refuge where oil and gas drilling is prohibited to 12 million ...

Government to table new security bill on Friday, says Harper

The government will introduce new legislation aimed at giving more powers to Canada's police and security agencies in the wake of two attacks by converts to ...

New security bill aimed at combating 'lone wolf' attacks coming this week

The government will introduce new legislation aimed at giving more powers to Canada's police and security agencies in the wake of two attacks by converts to ...

Blue Jays end quest for Dan Duquette as president, CEO: report

On Friday, a respected U.S. media outlet suggested that the Toronto Blue Jays and the Baltimore Orioles were close to an agreement that would involve ...