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Inside the government’s $200,000 budget artwork 21 October 2017, 12:14 am


Ottawa wanted the design and advertisements to be “friendly and positive” and targeted to “all Canadians, with a focus on families, seniors and businesses.”

How Ontario politicians avoided Quebec’s burka backlash: Cohn 20 October 2017, 11:41 pm


All it takes is a trigger from politicians who legitimize intolerance, preying on ignorance and profiting from votes.

Thousands of Canadians live in the U.S. on NAFTA permits. What happens if Trump kills the treaty? 20 October 2017, 10:09 pm


They are engineers, scientists, architects, doctors, nurses, pharmacists and graphic designers, among more than 50 additional occupations that fall under the “TN” immigration category created by NAFTA, a deal Donald Trump has threatened to terminate.

Morneau gets chippy as the light is shone on his finances 20 October 2017, 9:58 pm


Mary Dawson, the federal Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner, said a blind trust doesn’t accomplish anything in cases where an asset portfolio is not diversified.

Lawyer Jeremy Diamond appeals professional misconduct reprimand 20 October 2017, 9:46 pm


The Law Society tribunal reprimanded Diamond in September and ordered him to pay $25,000 in costs for failing to co-operate fully with an investigation into his financial books.

Taking on Trump while trying to right Puerto Rico — ‘My world is inside out,’ San Juan mayor says 20 October 2017, 9:06 pm


More than four weeks into a crisis that seems likely to stretch for months, if not years, the 54-year-old Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz has positioned herself as the face of the island.

Jagmeet Singh quits as MPP for Bramalea-Gore-Malton 20 October 2017, 9:05 pm


Singh has resigned three weeks after taking over the leadership of the federal New Democrats.

There’s no begging in Toronto’s Amazon bid: Keenan 20 October 2017, 8:59 pm


And that’s a good thing. It explains what we are, why we’re attractive, and why anyone would be foolish to overlook us. Amazon would be lucky to locate here.

Daesh has been beaten on the battlefield, but the war on terror is far from over: DiManno 20 October 2017, 8:30 pm


The world needs to brace itself for the next reminder from Daesh that it can still unleash horrors.

Three people stabbed near school in Scarborough, one is in critical condition 20 October 2017, 8:08 pm


David and Mary Thomson Collegiate Institute, near Lawrence Ave. E. and Brimley Rd., has been placed in hold and secure.

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