- Ex-premier says Canada PM's policies borderline racist Updated: Oct-06-15 12:18 am
TORONTO - A former conservative premier of a Canadian province said Monday that Conservative Prime Minister Stephen Harper is "bad for the country" because some of his policies are borderline racist.
- The Latest: Record 150-plus world leaders at UN summit Updated: Oct-03-15 2:03 pm
UNITED NATIONS - The latest developments from the annual meeting of the U.N. General Assembly, where world leaders are grappling with a multitude of global crises, including the fight against terrorism - the Islamic State in particular - and easing the refugee crisis in the Middle East and North Africa (all times local):
- Canada PM, opponents clash over refugee policy in debate Updated: Sep-28-15 11:10 pm
TORONTO - Conservative Prime Minister Stephen Harper said Monday that Canada shouldn't take in more Syrian refugees just to "chase headlines" as he debated his two main rivals in next month's election.
- AP Interview: Finance minister says no recession in Canada Updated: Sep-23-15 2:39 pm
TORONTO - Canada's finance minister says Canada is not in recession now and wasn't in recession in the first half of the year despite data showing otherwise.
- Clinton opposes construction of Keystone XL pipeline Updated: Sep-22-15 5:48 pm
DES MOINES, Iowa - Hillary Rodham Clinton said Tuesday she opposes construction of the Keystone XL pipeline, breaking her longstanding silence over the construction of a project assailed by environmentalists as a threat to the planet's climate.
- Canadians urge PM to work to free journalist jailed in Egypt Updated: Sep-08-15 5:36 pm
TORONTO - Some 300 prominent Canadians have sent a letter Canada's prime minister urging him to take action to get Al-Jazeera English journalist Mohamed Fahmy freed from an Egyptian prison and returned to Canada.