OTTAWA—Almost 90 percent of the ships that passed through the Gulf of St. Lawrence over the last five months complied with an emergency speed limit to help protect the whales that plied those same waterways—and the department will reimpose the limit immediately if the whales return this year.
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OTTAWA—Newly-independent Sen. Lynn Beyak is refuting Andrew Scheer's version of the facts surrounding his decision to kick her out of the Conservative caucus—and blasting his inexperienced leadership.
OTTAWA—Mother Nature drowned out Canada Day on Parliament Hill and now it's frozen out part of the planned New Year's Eve celebrations there.
Organizers were checking the forecast every hour earlier today hoping to see some improvement but the polar vortex that has turned Ottawa into a living icicle shows no sign of lifting until at least Jan. 2.
OTTAWA—A Canadian energy think-tank says the world is less than a decade away from the tipping point at which electric cars will cost the same as conventional gas-powered vehicles.
OTTAWA—Canada's national clean fuels strategy will apply to every kind of fuel—be it liquid, solid, or gas, Environment minister Catherine McKenna said yesterday.
McKenna released the broad brushstrokes of the standard, which aims to eliminate at least 30 million tonnes of greenhouse gas emissions annually by 2030.
Ottawa has set aside nearly 60 square kilometres of seabed off the coast of Nunavut to keep gawkers and scavengers away from one of Canada's most famous shipwrecks.
The HMS Terror is one of two ships from the Franklin expedition that became trapped in ice in the Arctic in 1845, ultimately leading to the deaths of all 129 men on board, including expedition leader Sir John Franklin.
OTTAWA—Environment Canada is investigating allegations that fish plants in British Columbia are spewing virus-laden bloody water from processed, farmed salmon into the water off the coast of Vancouver Island.
OTTAWA—Martine Roy was just 20 years old and less than a year into her chosen career as a medical assistant with the Canadian Armed Forces at CFB Borden when military police suddenly showed up at her workplace to arrest her.
They brought her to an interrogation room and demanded she admit she was a lesbian. They put her through psychological testing.
OTTAWA—From the slow-paced, tree-lined streets of downtown Charlottetown to the modern, western architecture of metro Vancouver, Canada's urban waterfronts are a beacon for condo developers, tourists, and everyone in between.
OTTAWA—According to popular Canadian astrologer Georgia Nicols, Canada's Governor General should be doing what she can to “keep the peace" with loved ones today and avoid the "planetary vibe” that is urging people to engage in power struggles and disputes.