Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan is indefinitely suspending its Picadilly mine operation near Sussex, N.B. The move is expected to result in the loss of 420 to 430 jobs. Mark Fracchia, the president of PCS Potash and a former general manager…
Prospective candidates for the federal Conservative leadership have plenty of time to hit the road and start lobbying party members to drum up support. The party's organizing committee met in Toronto last weekend and set May 27, 2017 as the leadership…
OTTAWA -- The federal budget watchdog says in the coming years increasingly indebted households are poised to become the most financially vulnerable Canadians in decades. The parliamentary budget office released a report Tuesday predicting the ratio of debt payments --…
The three largest telecommunications companies have raised or plan to raise the prices of their wireless packages in January, and are warning of increases to home phone and internet prices in February. Telus will be tacking on $5 to its Smartphone and Premium…
The fetus found outside a Toronto building where a murder-suicide occurred last December was a DNA match to Precious Charbonneau, the woman killed by her husband, a Canadian soldier, police said Tuesday. Charbonneau, 33, was nine weeks pregnant when she…
Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan is rejecting any suggestion that Canada is being sidelined by its anti-ISIS coalition partners, after the minister was not invited to participate in a key meeting with allies in Paris this week. "Not at all," Sajjan told reporters at a cabinet retreat in New Brunswick today. "Meetings…
A Muslim teacher who shielded Christian fellow passengers when their bus was attacked by Islamist militants has died in surgery to treat his bullet wound. Salah Farah was on a bus travelling through Mandera in Kenya when it was attacked…
BEIRUT(Reuters) - Islamic State on Tuesday released 270 of an estimated 400 civilians, most of them women and children, kidnapped at the weekend when its fighters attacked Syrian government-held areas in the eastern city of Deir al-Zor, a monitoring group…
Senator Patrick Brazeau was taken to hospital after he was found seriously injured in his home last night, sources have told Radio-Canada. Police and paramedics were called to Brazeau's home in Mayo, Que., northeast of Ottawa, just after 10 p.m. ET…
The first letter, dated Dec. 1, arrived before Christmas, while the second came just after Christmas. Both were from the government. Zouvik Baghjajian had been living in Canada for nearly five months by then, adjusting to her new life away from Syria.…