CP

Health officials warn syphilis rates in Alberta highest since 1948

3 hours ago   |   National Post

EDMONTON - Syphilis rates not seen in Alberta since 1948 have prompted the province's chief medical officer to declare an outbreak of the disease and encourage people to get...
Read more ...

Singh sees Quebec as ‘fertile ground' for NDP as he hits province for tour

5 hours ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - The province of Quebec offers the federal New Democrats fertile ground, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh said Tuesday, despite private hand-wringing about his party's state...
Read more ...

Former gun advisory panel chair Jack Major felt he ‘wasn't serving any purpose'

7 hours ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - A former chairman of the federal advisory panel on firearms says he found the committee to be a well-meaning but ultimately pointless exercise because members were not...
Read more ...

Canada's multibillion-dollar national shipbuilding strategy, at a glance

7 hours ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - The federal government awarded two contracts Tuesday totalling $1 billion to keep a dozen warships running for another 20 years as part of Canada's decades-long...
Read more ...

Fat cats? New study shows cats' heaviest weight higher now than in 1990s

7 hours ago   |   National Post

A new study involving more than 19 million cats from across Canada and the United States suggests most of the animals continue to put on weight after they reach adulthood, and...
Read more ...

B.C. on right road with tougher ride-hailing driver rules, says expert

8 hours ago   |   National Post

VICTORIA - The British Columbia government's firm position on tougher driver's licence requirements for ride-hailing is a move in the right direction, given the experiences...
Read more ...

Manitoba university cuts ties with Ebola researcher pending RCMP investigation

9 hours ago   |   National Post

WINNIPEG - The University of Manitoba says it has cut ties with an Ebola vaccine researcher pending the results of an RCMP investigation.
Read more ...

Northern Ontario First Nation declares state of emergency over water quality

10 hours ago   |   National Post

EABAMETOONG FIRST NATION, Ont. - A First Nation in northern Ontario says it has declared a state of emergency over the quality of its water supply.
Read more ...

Cuts to Legal Aid Ontario will cause hearing delays: Immigration Refugee Board

11 hours ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - The tribunal that adjudicates asylum claims in Canada says it expects cuts to legal-aid funding imposed by the Doug Ford government in Ontario will lead to delays and...
Read more ...

Airline confirms three dead after float plane crashes in Labrador lake

11 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - The president of a small Quebec airline says three people were killed when one of its planes crashed into a Labrador lake Monday.
Read more ...


Register you to post on News Times

Free Registration

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dies at 99

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dies at 99

He retired in June 2010 at age 90, the second oldest justice in the court's history. Read more ...

US House votes to 'strongly' condemn Trump's tweets directed at...

US House votes to 'strongly' condemn Trump's tweets directed at congresswomen of color

The Democratic-led House has voted to condemn President Donald Trump's tweets telling four Democratic congresswomen of color to "go back" to their countries of origin. Read more ...

Police: 6-year-old girl fatally struck by her golfing dad's ball

Police: 6-year-old girl fatally struck by her golfing dad's ball

Authorities called the situation a “tragic accident.” Read more ...

Federal judge permanently blocks Trump admin from adding citizenship...

Federal judge permanently blocks Trump admin from adding citizenship question to 2020 census

A New York federal judge has issued an order definitively blocking the Trump administration from adding a citizenship question to the 2020 census in any form, despite the... Read more ...

Huggies features dads on diaper box for first time

Huggies features dads on diaper box for first time

Seven designs featured in new premium diaper line Read more ...

Judge orders R. Kelly held in jail, prosecutors call him 'extreme danger to...

Judge orders R. Kelly held in jail, prosecutors call him 'extreme danger to minor girls'

A judge ruled Tuesday that R&B singer R. Kelly be held without bond on federal charges that he and his entourage recruited girls and women to engage in illegal sexual activity... Read more ...

No federal charges for NYPD officer accused of fatally choking Eric Garner

No federal charges for NYPD officer accused of fatally choking Eric Garner

Garner's words “I can't breathe” became a rallying cry for police reform activists, coming amid a stretch of other deaths of black men at the hands of white officers. Read more ...

'Chance the Snapper,' Chicago's alligator-on-the-loose, is finally caught

'Chance the Snapper,' Chicago's alligator-on-the-loose, is finally caught

Chance the Snapper, as he came to be known, had been on the loose in the park for almost a week - forcing a partial shutdown of the site. Read more ...

Justice Department won't bring charges against NYPD cop in Eric Garner's...

Justice Department won't bring charges against NYPD cop in Eric Garner's chokehold death

The Department of Justice won't bring civil rights or criminal charges against NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo in the death of Eric Garner, a source familiar with the case told Read more ...

California man charged after police found more than 1,000 guns in his home

California man charged after police found more than 1,000 guns in his home

The man pleaded not guilty during a Monday morning arraignment. Read more ...