Stories tagged: Canada
Mon., Feb. 19, 2018, 8:46 a.m.
The United States will play for a gold medal in women’s hockey for the third straight Olympics.
Mon., Feb. 12, 2018, 10:36 a.m.
Canada skated to the gold it had been dreaming about for four years. American Jamie Anderson got another to match the one she won in Sochi.
Sat., Feb. 10, 2018, 11:37 a.m.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau posed for a selfie with Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and talked up ties between their two countries Saturday, the last day of his three-day …
Fri., Feb. 9, 2018, 1:08 p.m.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau picked up promises of investments and jobs during his first official visit to San Francisco, where he promoted Canada as a destination for California technology …
Fri., Feb. 9, 2018, 7:53 a.m.
The Philippine president on Friday ordered the cancellation of a multimillion-dollar deal to buy 16 helicopters from Canada and said purchases of U.S. arms should also be stopped because of …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 8, 2018, 7:37 p.m.
Police in Toronto have recovered the remains of at least six people from planters on a property connected to alleged serial killer Bruce McArthur, officials said Thursday.
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 29, 2018, 8:59 p.m.
U.S. Trade Rep. Robert Lighthizer said Monday talks to rewrite the North American Free Trade Agreement are progressing very slowly.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 26, 2018, 1:46 p.m.
The U.S. International Trade Commission says competition from Canadian aircraft manufacturer Bombardier did not harm Boeing, a big defeat for the U.S. aircraft giant.
Fri., Jan. 26, 2018, 11:25 a.m.
Police said Friday they believe Canadian drug-company billionaire businessman Barry Sherman and his wife were both murdered.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 7:47 p.m.
There are signals of a possible breakthrough in one of the biggest sticking points in NAFTA discussions after Canada joined Mexico in indicating room for negotiation in the auto sector.
Tue., Jan. 2, 2018, 9:44 a.m.
The Supreme Court of British Columbia has upheld a Washington state man’s right to hunt in the province by recognizing the traditional hunting grounds of his ancestors.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 29, 2017, 6:43 p.m.
Brady Tkachuk and Kieffer Bellows found enough traction in the snow to score shootout goals and cap the United States’ 4-3 win over Canada in international hockey’s first outdoor game …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 12, 2017, 4:24 p.m.
Canada has ditched a plan to buy 18 Super Hornet jet fighters from U.S.-based Boeing and will instead buy 18 used F-18 fighters from Australia.
Sat., Dec. 2, 2017, 7:09 a.m.
A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week.
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 9:34 a.m.
True Leaf Medicine International Ltd., a small Canadian company operating in the country’s fast-emerging marijuana industry, plans to sell dog chews containing cannabis extracts.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 22, 2017, 3:30 p.m.
A federal judge on Wednesday rejected a bid by the Donald Trump administration to dismiss a lawsuit that challenges a presidential permit for the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline from …
Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 7:35 a.m.
Talks on a Pacific Rim trade pact abandoned by U.S. President Donald Trump appeared to have stalled Friday as Canada balked at a basic agreement worked out in ministerial-level talks …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 1:37 p.m.
The U.S. Department of Commerce issued its final finding Thursday on the softwood lumber duties Canadian producers must pay, escalating a trade dispute amid the renegotiation of the North American …
Thu., Oct. 26, 2017, 12:27 p.m.
Monarch butterflies, those delicate symbols of spring and summer, should mostly be in Texas by now, winging their way to Mexico for the winter.
Sat., Oct. 21, 2017
Leaving NAFTA, the American Automotive Policy Council concludes, would amount to a “$10 billion tax” on U.S. manufacturers. U.S. makers of auto parts say it would force them alone to …
Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 4:08 p.m.
Gord Downie, who made himself part of Canada’s national identity with songs about hockey and small towns as lead singer and songwriter of iconic rock band The Tragically Hip, has …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 10:41 a.m.
Israel, Hong Kong and Taiwan joined a number of U.S. allies at the World Trade Organization on Wednesday to express concerns over a Trump administration executive order that calls on …
Tue., Oct. 17, 2017, 10:27 p.m.
Joshua Boyle, a Canadian who was rescued with his family last week by Pakistani troops, said Tuesday that his wife had to be rushed to the hospital and remains there.
Mon., Oct. 16, 2017, 1:27 p.m.
Officials of Farmers Fresh Mushrooms were not looking to expand beyond Canada, but as the saying goes, one thing led to another, and now they are looking to start up …
Sat., Oct. 14, 2017, 4:27 p.m.
A couple held hostage for five years by a Taliban-linked extremist network in Afghanistan was safely back in Canada on Saturday after what the husband described as a harrowing firefight …
Sat., Oct. 14, 2017, 1:55 p.m.
Taliban-linked captors who held American Caitlan Coleman and her family for five years killed her infant daughter and allowed Coleman to be raped by a guard, her husband said, introducing …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 13, 2017, 4:13 p.m.
Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau have reaffirmed their commitment to a trilateral renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement.
Fri., Oct. 13, 2017, 8:20 a.m.
Five years after they were seized by an extremist network in the mountains of Afghanistan, an American woman, her Canadian husband and their children – all three born in captivity …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 12, 2017, 3:10 p.m.
Five years after being taken hostage in Afghanistan, an American woman and her Canadian husband are free, along with their three children, all born in captivity. They were released in …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 11, 2017, 3:17 p.m.
President Donald Trump remained non-committal about the future of the North American Free Trade Agreement on Wednesday as he welcomed Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to the White House amid …