OTTAWA - Speaking to a conference of finance industry power brokers, Finance Minister Bill Morneau announced that, after years of coordinated government planning and effort, Canadian wealth inequality is at its highest level ever.
OTTAWA -- According to sources within the Independent Advisory Board for Senate Appointments, a majority of candidates applying for Senate positions are only interested in the position for the premium dental plan and immunity from criminal punishment benefits.
OTTAWA - After looking for hours, Minister of Global Affairs Stephane Dion has finally captured the Onix in the Parliamentary Library.
UNDISCLOSED LOCATION, SK - Only a few short decades after the spellbinding speaker and prairie populist’s alleged death, scientists monitoring the concrete sarcophagus of John Diefenbaker warn that cracks are beginning to appear along its surface.
Orrville, ON -- Former federal and provincial cabinet minister Tony Clement has announced his bid to lead the Conservative Party of Canada from one of his favourite gazebos.
OTTAWA - Following a controversial performance by The Tenors at the MLB All-Star Game, in which singer Remigio Pereira inserted the phrase “All Lives Matter” into the Canadian national anthem, the House of Commons voted unanimously today to change the lyrics of ‘O Canada’ to include a pointed and deliberate rebuke of the band.
OTTAWA - After a series of clerical and accounting errors, the Public Service Pay Centre, Canada’s centralized payment facility for public servants, has accidentally compensated a federal employee $2.7 billion in transfer payments that were originally intended for the province of New Brunswick.
CALGARY - Calgary Stampede employees were forced to put down a prize cowboy Friday night after he sustained a leg injury during a chuckwagon race.
OTTAWA - After an eventful night at the Byward Market that left him with a throbbing headache, former schoolteacher Justin Trudeau opted to take it easy the following morning and just show the House of Commons an episode of Bill Nye the Science Guy.
OTTAWA - Former Conservative MP Jason Kenney has made the decision to flee Ottawa and make a perilous 3,500 km journey across dangerous territory to seek a new life in Alberta.
MEDICINE HAT, AB - A teenager who was once reported lost for five years has reappeared staring at his cellphone playing Pokemon Go.Read more... in Local - News in Brief