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Feds falling short on promise to provide better case management to vets

Feds falling short on promise to provide better case management to vets

OTTAWA — The Trudeau government is failing in its promise to spread the heavy caseloads borne by staff at Veterans Affairs Canada in an effort to make sure veterans are served properly, according to recent internal briefing materials.
Catalan leader goes to court after Canada refuses him entry for speaking visit

Catalan leader goes to court after Canada refuses him entry for speaking visit

MONTREAL — The exiled former president of Spain's Catalonia region is fighting a Canadian government decision to refuse him entry into the country to attend an event hosted by a Quebec nationalist group.
Record number of anti-Semitic incidents fuelled by online hate: B'nai Brith

Record number of anti-Semitic incidents fuelled by online hate: B'nai Brith

OTTAWA — B'nai Brith Canada says online hatred is fuelling a rise in anti-Semitism that saw record numbers of Jewish Canadians harassed and assaulted last year.
12-day-old goat stolen during snuggle event at Vancouver Island farm, owners say

12-day-old goat stolen during snuggle event at Vancouver Island farm, owners say

LADYSMITH, B.C. — The owners of a Vancouver Island farm say one of their baby goats was stolen during an event where people can visit and snuggle with the cuddly animals. Rebecca and Justin Dault own Yellow Point Farms in Ladysmith, B.C.

Canadian citizen kidnapped in Nigeria: Global Affairs Canada

Global Affairs Canada says a Canadian has been kidnapped in Nigeria. A spokesman says consular officials are in contact with local authorities to gather more information.
Canada looking for new canola customers, pushing China to verify claims: Carr

Canada looking for new canola customers, pushing China to verify claims: Carr

OTTAWA — Canada is looking for new Asian customers for its canola to answer China's ban on many shipments of the product, says International Trade Minister Jim Carr.
Search resumes for First World War warships in Lake Superior

Search resumes for First World War warships in Lake Superior

Two French minesweepers built in Thunder Bay disappeared 99 years ago
Ontario researchers working on way to cure weed faster

Ontario researchers working on way to cure weed faster

Don't panic, but they are worried there might not be enough
Teen who lost both parents to mental health issues mailed letters to all 338 MPs, only 40 responded

Teen who lost both parents to mental health issues mailed letters to all 338 MPs, only 40 responded

Most conspicuous of the non-responses is the member for Papineau — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau
Police say impaired driving suspect tried to start vehicle without keys

Police say impaired driving suspect tried to start vehicle without keys

Officers had to bang on the car window to wake the woman