Former Régie du Cinéma president still getting high salary despite not working

France Boucher continues to pull in an annual $180,000 salary after she was removed from her position as president of the Régie du Cinéma by...

The Twitter trial you never heard about: Toronto man found guilty of harassing Michelle Rempel

Last year in Montreal, a man pleaded guilty to uttering threats against atheists on Twitter; in 2014 a woman was found guilty of criminally harassing...

50 Most Memorable Super Bowl Moments, No. 6: Kevin Dyson, Titans a yard short

(blog) (blog)As the NFL approaches its highly anticipated golden anniversary Super Bowl, takes a look back at some of the most memorable moments...

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard Shuffles Cabinet For 1st Time Since 2014

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard is holding steady in the key finance and health portfolios in his first cabinet shuffle since being elected in 2014. Carlos...

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard makes big changes to his cabinet

QUEBEC – Premier Philippe Couillard has shuffled his cabinet in a bid to change the government's image after months of cost-cutting aimed at reaching a...

Couillard shuffles cabinet as CAQ, PQ battle for second place in Quebec

(subscription)Couillard said she is the second woman, after Pauline Marois, to be economy minister and would be responsible for Quebec's digital strategy. The CAQ...

Couillard shuffles cabinet as CAQ, PQ battle for second place in Quebec

(subscription)Couillard said she is the second woman, after Pauline Marois, to be economy minister and would be responsible for Quebec's digital strategy. The CAQ...

Philippe Couillard set to shuffle his cabinet

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard will shuffle his cabinet on Thursday, a move that is expected to bring more women and younger ministers into positions of...

François Legault propose une baisse d'impôts pour stimuler l'économie

(Bromont) Le chef de la Coalition avenir Québec, François Legault, propose une baisse d'impôts pour les ménages québécois dans le but de stimuler l'économie, a-t-il...

Péladeau 'in no way' rethinking political future after marriage split: PQ

He arrived in politics alongside then-PQ leader Pauline Marois in the April, 2014 election. With raised fist, he went off the PQ campaign script and...

Premier Philippe Couillard to shuffle Quebec cabinet Thursday ...

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard pays tribute to the Quebec victims of terrorism in Burkina Faso and Indonesia, Monday, January 18, 2016 at his office in...

Who are Marco Rubio's top five Texas donors?

(blog) (blog)5th — TRT Holdings Inc. of Dallas, which is run by former University of Texas regent Robert Rowling, gave the Rubio super PAC...

CAQ propose $5 billion company upgrade fund

The CAQ is holding a two-day meeting in Bromont to set priorities for the party heading into the next session of the National Assembly. Party...

François Legault prudent sur les pratiques fiscales de Québecor

(Bromont) François Legault a dit qu'il n'est «pas souhaitable» pour des entreprises de créer des filiales dans des paradis fiscaux, lundi, mais il s'est bien...

Couillard's charm offensive falls flat in Milan

Milan — Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard's charm offensive in Italy did not seem to move 40 businesspeople in Milan on Monday. Speaking at an event...

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard charm offensive falls flat in Milan ...

Speaking at an event on the periphery of various economic meetings, Couillard was attempting to sell Plan Nord to a section of the Confindustria group...

Philippe Couillard veut miser sur l'innovation et la décarbonisation

Pendant que les partis d'opposition l'accusent de n'avoir aucun plan économique, Philippe Couillard a dévoilé les deux principaux vecteurs qui permettront, selon lui, d'assurer la...

Calling 'national funeral' for Celine Dion's husband not without controversy for Quebec government

14 in Las Vegas, Premier Philippe Couillard wasted no time in offering the family one of Quebec's highest honours. A national funeral is one step...

Quebec business leaders worry Couillard is deterring investment

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard's comments concerning a remote island home to about 200,000 Virginia white-tailed deer and world-class salmon fishing continue to dog him as...

Québec doit baisser les impôts, selon François Legault - Le Journal de Québec

TVA NouvellesQuébec doit baisser les impôts, selon François LegaultLe Journal de QuébecLa relance de l'économie québécoise passe par une baisse immédiate des impôts, estime le...

Institut sur la souveraineté: après François Legault, PKP songe à poursuivre le ministre Fournier - Le Journal de Québec

ICI.Radio-Canada.caInstitut sur la souveraineté: après François Legault, PKP songe à poursuivre le ministre FournierLe Journal de QuébecSAGUENAY – Après avoir mis en demeure François Legault,...

François Legault is writing the PQ's future for them | Separatist Lies ...

Francois Legault. New year, new signs of internal strife with our dear friends in the PQ. One of these sources of strife I knew was...

25 révélations de la femme de François Legault sur la politique et son mari - Le Journal de Québec

TVA Nouvelles25 révélations de la femme de François Legault sur la politique et son mariLe Journal de QuébecComme le vieil adage le dit: «derrière chaque...

PQ's internal unrest boiling up into the public eye as party prepares for caucus

In early January, Stéphane Gobeil, the party's veteran speech writer and strategist for both Gilles Duceppe and Pauline Marois, announced he was jumping ship, landing...

Sovereignty institute misses opportunity

Back in 2012, then-Parti Québecois leader Pauline Marois put together a committee to update 148 studies on this subject. I would think the biggest challenge...

Premier Philippe Couillard says terror attacks on Quebecers the act of cowards

QUEBEC — With the flag of the legislature ordered to half staff on Monday, an emotional Premier Philippe Couillard condemned the killing of seven Quebecers...

Emotional Couillard condemns killing of seven Quebecers in terrorist attacks ...

Coalition Avenir Québec leader François Legault described it as a “black weekend” for all Quebec. “Once again we need to unite in these difficult moments...

Deaths of Quebecers strengthen resolve in terrorism fight: Couillard

Premier Philippe Couillard paid tribute to seven Quebecers who died in terrorist attacks abroad last week.

Celine Cooper: I'd love a good sovereignty study, but don't look for one from ...

Remember back in 2012, when then-Parti Québecois leader Pauline Marois put together her committee on sovereignty? At the time, that committee was tasked with updating...

Six humanitarian workers from Quebec killed in Burkina Faso attack

Coalition Avenir Québec Leader François Legault said: "It is a tragedy that overwhelms us all." Three attackers were killed at the hotel and a fourth...

Déclaration de François Legault en réaction aux attentats au Burkina Faso - CNW Telbec (Communiqué de presse)

ICI.Radio-Canada.caDéclaration de François Legault en réaction aux attentats au Burkina FasoCNW Telbec (Communiqué de presse)QUÉBEC, le 16 jan. 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - À la suite...

Cruise like a celebrity in lines' suites

The best suites and service staffs tend to be on the most luxurious cruise lines, such as Silversea, Seabourn, Crystal and Regent. Regent is bragging...

TOMMY: Does Quebec need a separatist school?

(blog)On the issue of currency, if a separate Quebec mints its own “piastre” it will be worth precious little as even former Quebec Premier...

Péladeau's problem — he's not very good with politics. Or people.

(subscription) (subscription)In wooing Péladeau as a candidate for her party in the 2014 election, Pauline Marois' hope was that his status as a titan...

Péladeau's problem — he's not very good with politics. Or people.

(subscription) (subscription)In wooing Péladeau as a candidate for her party in the 2014 election, Pauline Marois' hope was that his status as a titan...

Déclaration de François Legault à la suite du décès de René Angélil - CNW Telbec (Communiqué de presse)

L'ExpressDéclaration de François Legault à la suite du décès de René AngélilCNW Telbec (Communiqué de presse)MONTRÉAL, le 14 janv. 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - À la...

Erratum: Mike Cohen's Top 16 Predictions

Due to a production error in last week's Suburban, two of columnist Mike Cohen's 16 fearless predictions for 2016 were left out. Here they are:...

Rumours of cabinet shuffle as Liberals expected to shift message to prosperity

QUEBEC — After spending the first half of his mandate reining in public spending, and essentially being an agent of bad news in order to...

Les neuf vies de François Legault - Le Journal de Montréal

Le Devoir (Abonnement)Les neuf vies de François LegaultLe Journal de MontréalComme un chat, François Legault a neuf vies. Peut-être même davantage! On proclame sa mort...

François Legault a un nouveau conseiller en communications - Canoë

CanoëFrançois Legault a un nouveau conseiller en communicationsCanoëMONTRÉAL - L'ancien journaliste Mychel St-Louis sera le nouveau conseiller spécial en communications du chef de la CAQ,...

Devan Dubnyk is Wild's lone all-star selection

Minnesota Wild goalie Devan Dubnyk (40) makes a save as defenseman Jared Spurgeon (46) keeps Tampa Bay Lightning center Tyler Johnson (9) from a rebound...

Sixteen fearless predictions for 2016

Number 15: Francois Legault quits as leader of the Coalition Avenir Québec. Mario Dumont takes over and immediately rebrands the CAQ as the Conservative Party...

Ex-conseiller de Marois, Stéphane Gobeil se joint à la CAQ

Stéphane Gobeil, ex-conseiller et ex-rédacteur de discours pour Pauline Marois, a décidé de se joindre à la Coalition avenir Québec. Photo : Photo tirée d'une...

Quebec MNA pay hike plan way out of line

"The timing is inappropriate," Parti Québécois Leader Pierre Karl Péladeau (who admittedly can afford to forego any raises for the rest of his days) told...

From Marois to Trudeau – 2016 (finally) is Montreal's electoral vacation…

Casseroles? Tear gas? A grave looking Premier Jean Charest calling an election, telling us how the choice for voters was “the street” or the government...

The Year in Music Videos

In the beginning, music videos were strictly promotional tools. Then they became the thing itself — a song lacked meaning without an accompanying visual extravaganza.

The year in Quebec politics: Austerity fatigue gives way to 'sunny' optimism

Later, a former speech writer for Pauline Marois argued in public that Péladeau was not up to the task. The fact Péladeau – a man...

Texas A&M won't release admissions recommendations letters, citing attorney general's ruling

(blog) (blog)UT System Regent Wallace Hall — who has questioned UT-Austin admissions policies and who criticized the letters sent to UT-Austin's president last week...

Patricia Gannon: The Naughty List 2015

There were mothers, debs and grand dames galore, including Jan Swift and daughter Kelly; Angie and Madison Miller; Julie and Kelly Ann McCarthy; honorary State...

Veteran Montreal Gazette columnist Don Macpherson honoured by Quebec National ...

His work covered the careers of many politicians and public figures, including premiers Robert Bourassa, René Lévesque, Daniel Johnson, Jacques Parizeau, Lucien Bouchard, Bernard Landry,...