Negotiators get to work in quiet contrast to the political noise outside

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While President Donald Trump tweeted up a storm Thursday, the massive trade negotiation he launched was off to a quick, quiet start in the boardrooms of a Washington hotel.  More...

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Canadians in Spain told to avoid Barcelona tourist area, scene of terror attack

Canadians in Spain are being urged to avoid the Las Ramblas area in Barcelona, where a van has plowed through a crowd in the popular tourist area near the city centre. Global Affairs Canada is also urging Canadians More...

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Andrew Scheer won't grant interviews to The Rebel, pending editorial direction

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer said at an event in B.C. on Wednesday night that he won’t grant interviews to Rebel Media if the outlet’s editorial direction remains as is.  More...

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RCMP says it has intercepted 3,800 asylum seekers crossing illegally into Quebec since Aug. 1

The RCMP is holding a briefing at the moment with the Canada Border Services Agency and the federal Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship.  More...

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RCMP says it has intercepted 3,700 asylum seekers crossing illegally into Quebec since Aug. 1

The RCMP is holding a briefing at the moment with the Canada Border Services Agency and the federal Department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship.  More...

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U.S. opens NAFTA talks with focus on trade balance — and a deficit of facts: Chris Hall

If it wasn’t clear before yesterday’s kickoff to NAFTA renegotiations, U.S. trade representative Robert Lighthizer wasted little time in setting things straight: his job is to get a deal that delivers More...

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Share of anglophones in Quebec declining, not increasing, corrected census figures show

Statistics Canada has released new language data from the 2016 census after finding an error had inflated the number of anglophones in Quebec.  More...

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U.S. opens NAFTA talks with focus on trade balance — and a deficit of facts

If it wasn’t clear before yesterday’s kickoff to NAFTA renegotiations, U.S. trade representative Robert Lighthizer wasted little time in setting things straight: his job is to get a deal that delivers More...

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Military clergy struggle with directive to report sexual misconduct, documents show

Military chaplains are concerned about being forced to violate confidentiality in cases of sexual misconduct, according to documents obtained by CBC News under Access to Information.  More...

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Conservative leader's free speech pledge wouldn't apply in U of T nationalist rally case

A pledge by Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer to yank federal funding from universities that fail to uphold free speech wouldn’t apply to a decision by the University of Toronto to ban a nationalist rally More...