OTTAWA—The Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police says it is unlikely to reach its goal of having 2,000 officers trained to spot drug-impaired drivers when marijuana becomes legal later this year.
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OTTAWA—U.S. President Donald Trump's envoy to Canada told guests at her cosier-than-usual Fourth of July party in Ottawa last night that the countries' strained relationship will overcome the tough times.
Ambassador Kelly Craft delivered the message with the U.S. and Canada locked in an unprecedented trade dispute.
OTTAWA—Liberal Environment minister Catherine McKenna says parody social media accounts that deliberately try to mislead readers are a form of identity theft that needs to be addressed.
McKenna herself was targeted by a parody account that was shut down Tuesday by Twitter after McKenna complained—only to spring up again just hours later with a slightly different name and handle.
OTTAWA—New documents suggest the bills for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's troubled trip to India in February exceed $1.5 million.
OTTAWA—Style experts who have been eager to pit the fashion selections of Sophie Gregoire Trudeau against those of Melania Trump at this week's G7 summit are going to be sorely disappointed.
The American first lady is sending her regrets.
OTTAWA—Dozens of environmental groups say if Canada wants to be a leader in getting the rest of the world to kick its plastics habit, it has to start by setting the bar for recycling plastics far higher at home.
OTTAWA—If Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is willing to go to the wall to save the Trans Mountain pipeline and get oil to Canada's west coast, federal Conservatives say he should be equally willing to do the same to revive a pipeline that would have brought oil to Canada's east coast.
And at least one Liberal backbencher is echoing that sentiment.
OTTAWA—Ashen-faced MPs of all political stripes commiserated with their stricken Conservative colleagues after hearing the news yesterday that longtime Ontario Tory MP Gord Brown had died suddenly in his Parliament Hill office.
Brown, 57, was a veteran MP representing the eastern Ontario riding of Leeds-Grenville-Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes.
OTTAWA—Liberal MP Francis Drouin says an allegation has been made against him following an incident at the party's convention in Halifax this weekend.
Drouin, a 34-year-old MP from eastern Ontario, was described earlier this year as a rising star in the Liberal Party, with a firm grip on the agriculture file and standing as the most-lobbied backbencher on Parliament Hill.
OTTAWA—Last June, Science Minister Kirsty Duncan hung out the “we're hiring” sign and dangled grants of up to $1 million to try and lure some of the best and brightest international researchers to come to work in Canada.
Nine months later, 24 scientists have been given the nod, 10 of whom are Canadians coming home from all over the world.
Duncan calls it a “brain gain.”