“Fitting end to a bizarre candidacy.” CPC candidate Andrew Scheer of Regina reacts to O'Leary's departure

Saskatchewan's conservative leadership candidate says it's a bit less cluttered in the race for leader of the CPC now. On Wednesday, reality-TV star Kevin O'Leary,...

ELECTION SPECIAL: The many after the few

Wisbech Standard - Wisbech StandardFDC leader John Clarke's late decision not to stand for his county seat left a last minute dash to find a...

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"The nature of work is rapidly changing, yet the policies in place to protect and support workers are stuck in the past," says Andrew Cash,...

Canada Post Should Never Have To Deliver A Sexist, Racist Paper

Liberal MP Judy Foote. (Photo: Chris Wattie/Reuters). There can be no debate over forcing government to provide logistical support for hate propaganda to be dropped...

Kirsty Duncan Wants To Force Universities To Appoint More Female Research Chairs

OTTAWA — Canada's science minister says universities aren't doing the heavy lifting to appoint more female research chairs, so she wants to force their hands.

O'Toole snags last Quebec MP endorsement

(subscription) (subscription)Quebec MP Bernard Généreux is remaining neutral because he's the head of the Quebec Conservative caucus. MP Denis Lebel also must remain neutral...

'Yep, I'm Gay': Happy 20th out anniversary, Ellen DeGeneres

Sean Hayes: After refusing several interviews with gay news magazine The Advocate and purposefully avoiding questions about his sexuality in other interviews, the 'Will &...

General election 2017: Labour pledges to build 1m new homes

Labour councils have built on average 2,577 new homes between 2010 and this year, compared with 1,679 in Conservative-led areas, according to a Labour-commissioned study...

Why Women Have Been Shut Out Of The Rock Hall Of Fame, And How To Change That

Still others like Courtney Love's badass grunge-rock band Hole, Kim Gordon with Sonic Youth, Sinéad O'Connor, and Björk are more than worthy of induction into...

US durable goods advance modest 0.7 per cent in March

“I think it's a huge part of the problem and it's certainly one that can be addressed,” said Conservative justice critic Rob Nicholson. The Liberals...

MPs' self-approved $2300 salary increase is 'self-serving' says taxpayers' group

Many MPs, however, receive salaries beyond the base as compensation for additional roles and duties; Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will earn $345,400, while House Speaker...

Does Ivanka Trump's new fund violate ethics law?

Mike Allen, co-founder and executive editor of AXIOS Media and former chief political reporter for Politico, reported: “Ivanka Trump told me yesterday from Berlin that...

Kevin O'Leary's Exit A Boon For Maxime Bernier? Not So Fast, Tory Leadership Rivals Say

TORONTO — Kevin O'Leary's decision to withdraw from the Conservative leadership race creates a huge opportunity for his former rivals, those still in the contest...

Trump's Health Care Bill Won Over The Freedom Caucus — But Risks Losing Everyone Else

Because Trump and House Speaker Paul Ryan can afford only 22 Republican defections for the bill to pass, every single conservative House member previously opposed...

Eight stories in the news today, April 27

Nova Scotia's Liberal government is expected to present a budget today that opposition parties say is the prelude to a snap election call. Progressive Conservative...

O'Leary's withdrawal from race a letdown for his local supporters

(subscription) (subscription)Dan Albas. Central Okanagan-Similkameen-Nicola Conservative MP Dan Albas has been serving as the campaign co-chair in B.C. for Conservative leadership candidate Maxime Bernier.

Conservative leadership candidates target clear front-runner Bernier in debate

What's necessary to beat Trudeau was a point of contention during the event, with candidates also pivoting to attack Kellie Leitch and her proposals on...

Post-Bloomberg news budget

The Washington Post News Service with Bloomberg News budget for Wednesday, April 26, 2017. The editors are Tom Lachman and John Romero. All stories have...

MUN misreporting financial data, Byrne says

All of this is a serious concern for Advanced Education and Skills Minister Gerry Byrne, who said in light of the revelation about inaccuracies in...

ESPN Layoffs: Jayson Stark & Trent Dilfer Among Several Big Names Let Go By Sports Giant – Update

UPDATED, 4:50 PM: Longtime baseball guy Jayson Stark and veteran NFL analysts Ed Werder and Trent Dilfer are among the dozens of on-air talent and...

'It hasn't even been a week': O'Leary's bow out shocks Manitoba campaigner

Globalnews.caThe businessman and reality TV star said he was confident he could win the Conservative race, but wasn't sure he could defeat Prime Minister Justin...

Bernier as leader would set Conservatives back: Erin O'Toole

The Conservative Party will lose the next federal election with Maxime Bernier and his libertarian-style views leading the way, opponent Erin O'Toole predicts. Bernier's plan...

Conservative leadership hopeful Kellie Leitch would pull gas tax cash if Toronto

“If I'm Prime Minister of this country and you have a Sanctuary City, it's at your own peril,” Leitch told a editorial board Wednesday.

Michael Chong on Kevin O'Leary quitting the Tory leadership race

Michael Chong, member of parliament (MP) and Conservative Party leader candidate, speaks during the Conservative Party of Canada leadership debate in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada,...

Kevin O'Leary drops from Conservative leadership race, backs Maxime Bernier

(subscription) (subscription)Mr. O'Leary had the support of four members of the Conservative caucus: MP Guy Lauzon (Stormont-Dundas-South Glengarry, Ont.), MP Len Webber (Calgary Confederation,...

Does Andrew Scheer's plan to unite Conservatives leave out the unborn?

Pro-lifers among them include MPs Ted Falk, Garnett Genuis, Mark Warawa, Cathay Wagantall, and Bob Zimmer; former MPs Garry Breitkreuz and Kyle Seebak; and Senators...

Conservatives' final leadership debate sees 13 candidates fight to stand out

Each candidate was given one minute to respond to a question and two 30-second rebuttals. In the first group Deepak Obhrai, Brad Trost, Steven Blaney,...

Kamloops MP questions O'Leary's leadership motives

KAMLOOPS — Kamloops-Thompson-Cariboo Conservative MP Cathy McLeod says she's disappointed for Kevin O'Leary's supporters. O'Leary was set to announce Wednesday he is dropping out of...

Front-runner Kevin O'Leary backs out of Conservative leadership race

O'Leary's stunning game-changer comes as the remaining 13 candidates prepare for the final leadership debate in Toronto tonight. Campaign Life has endorsed MP Brad Trost...

Better Together boss to stand for Scottish Labour

The other three incumbent members - Labour's Ian Murray, Tory Scottish Secretary David Mundell, and Lib Dem Alistair Carmichael - are all defending their seats.

'You're privileged': Mulcair blasts Justin Trudeau for 'hypocrisy' on marijuana possession charges

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau smoked marijuana as an MP but he has not suffered the same consequences as Canadians who are slapped with simple pot...

How Twitter reshaped Hill lobbying

(subscription) (subscription)When Conservative MP Mike Lake wanted to ask for funding for the Canadian Autism Partnership, he didn't settle for delivering a statement in...

Michael Chong challenges rivals to 'get serious' as Conservatives gather for final leadership debate

Earlier this month, a mere year into the race to choose a new leader for the Conservative Party, Michael Chong declared it was "time to...

Trump Supporters And Skeptics Discuss His First 100 Days

Here's Roxanne Wallace. She was at a recent candidate town hall in Flanders, N.J.. WALLACE: I think he's finally addressing the immigration issue. I think...

Liberal MPs get closed-door briefing on harassment

The March briefing wasn't Petersen's first involvement with the Liberal caucus on workplace harassment. She investigated harassment allegations against former Liberal MPs Scott Andrews and...

Letter: The challenges we face, by the numbers

Our Liberal government has declared: “we have a spending problem, also that we have a structural problem.” Why not: “We are living beyond our means”;...

Letter: We asked for fisheries science — we got it

Labradorians and Newfoundlanders struggle to support this one. Is it FISH-NL, Richard solo, Richard-and-Ryan? If — as many Labradorians and Newfoundlanders suspect, it's FISH-NL —...

Alternative for Germany moves further to the right

The AfD was originally founded in 2013 as an anti-Euro party, embracing national-conservative and neoliberal values. It has now completed its transformation ... He went...

Senators, opposition set to challenge pot bill age limits, prison terms in committee

(subscription) (subscription)Conservative health critic Colin Carrie (Oshawa, Ont.) has also taken issue in the past with the 18-year minimum age for legal marijuana, which...

Less than a quarter of caucus undeclared in Conservative race, with a month to go

(subscription) (subscription)as well as MPs Earl Dreeshen (Red Deer-Mountain View, Alta.), Cheryl Gallant (Renfrew-Nipissing-Pembroke, Ont.), Mr. Lake, John Nater (Perth-Wellington, Ont.), and David Sweet...

Conservative leadership contender Pierre Lemieux says he will introduce measures to protect unborn babies

Make no mistake, former Conservative MP Pierre Lemieux would like to win the party's leadership race. But if he doesn't, he will still consider his...

McDavid faces off with Kesler when Oilers visit Ducks - Newsline 9, Wausau News, Weather, Sports

McDavid faces off with Kesler when Oilers visit Ducks - - Newsline 9, Wausau News, Weather, Sports(AP Photo/Tony Avelar). Edmonton Oilers left wing Anton...

Liberals repeal Conservative immigrant residency requirement

CBC.ca - CBCCBC.caThe Liberal government is repealing a measure brought in by the Conservatives to revoke permanent residency, and possibly deport, immigrants who don't ...and more »...

Clark warns knee-jerk response to softwood duties could undermine talks

VANCOUVER — The softwood lumber dispute sidetracked the British Columbia election campaign Tuesday as every party leader pivoted to address the impact a new tariff...

$5M more to hire youth for green agriculture projects

"The investment we're making today will help young people get hands-on work experience they need to start building their future in agriculture," MacAulay said. "You...

Mulcair: Trudeau Must Stop 'Backing Up' For 'Bully' Donald Trump

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau needs to stand up to the “bully” in the White House, NDP Leader Thomas Mulcair told reporters in Ottawa Tuesday. But...

Federal NDP challenges Trudeau for specifics following pot remarks

OTTAWA -- Prime Minister Justin Trudeau smoked marijuana as an MP but he has not suffered the same consequences as Canadians who are slapped with...

'Bloodbath' in Bristol: ESPN could cut 70 people

That would be worse than the 40 to 50 on-air talents predicted by ESPN book author James Andrew Miller during a podcast with Richard Deitsch...

Media Advisory - Urban Worker Skillshare Series offers tools and support to Toronto's precarious workers

"The nature of work is rapidly changing, yet the policies in place to protect and support workers are stuck in the past," says Andrew Cash,...

Run over by a parked car: Trump and Republicans cave on budget

It became an inside joke among conservatives on Capitol Hill – “don't worry, we'll do it the next time” – even though the same rationale...