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Feds announce $3M in support for autism programs, criticize Ford government

Published: 2019-08-19T22:30:00Z 

The Liberals did not commit any new money at the Oakville, Ont., news ... Conservative government's decision to change the autism funding model. ... PCs, Woods also said Justin Trudeau "said no to funding a $19 million Canadian ...

Trudeau refuses to say if 'Jihadi Jack' is welcome in Canada

Published: 2019-08-19T21:00:00Z 

"I always expected Canada would help me and they didn't," Mr. Letts said in a video posted to the ITV News website Monday. ... The Liberal government has faced calls from families of Canadians trapped in Syria, including the Letts ...

Unrest in Hong Kong not spilling over to demands on Canadian consulate

Published: 2019-08-19T20:37:30Z 

In 2006 and in 2011, the Canadian government used military and civilian planes to airlift citizens caught in conflicts in Lebanon and then in Libya.

Majority of Canadians believe in climate change — here's why some still don't

Published: 2019-08-19T20:15:00Z 

"When you have political leaders who are promoting climate skepticism, ... think the seriousness of global warming is exaggerated in the news.".

SNC-Lavalin rating cut to junk on heightened credit-risk profile

Published: 2019-08-19T19:52:30Z 

SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. was cut to junk by S&P Global Ratings, the latest blow for the Canadian engineering firm at the centre of a controversy that's ...

Conservative Leader Scheer won't 'lift finger' to bring 'Jihadi Jack' to Canada

Published: 2019-08-19T19:18:45Z 

Scheer says a government under his leadership would "not lift a finger" to .... Seven-year-old Canadian twins Brian and John Mulroney served page ..... The government news release Friday announcing the decision appeared to take ...

Elections Canada slammed after warning groups climate change may be 'partisan' issue

Published: 2019-08-19T18:29:22Z 

Critics are speaking out following a warning from an Elections Canada ... to him that there are still politicians who don't believe in climate change.

A modest proposal for the Trump administration to buy Canada

Published: 2019-08-19T18:20:00Z 

This is one of those rare win-win-win-win deals in international politics. Canada would win from unification with its Southern neighbour, combining ...

Bernier Claims 'Islamist Extremists' Have Infiltrated Canadian Politics

Published: 2019-08-19T17:50:49Z 

Islamic extremists are infiltrating Canadian political parties, Maxime Bernier told reporters Sunday, alleging that political party leaders are playing ...

Correction to Aug. 18 story about Elections Canada rules on partisan activities

Published: 2019-08-19T16:41:15Z 

18 story about Elections Canada rules on partisan activities ...... The government news release Friday announcing the decision appeared to take into ...

Minority PEI government pleased with improvement in bond rating

Published: 2019-08-19T16:07:30Z 

Seven-year-old Canadian twins Brian and John Mulroney served page boys at ..... China has criticized Canada for acting on what it sees as a politically ... The government news release Friday announcing the decision appeared to ...

Environmental groups warned that saying climate change is real could be seen as partisan

Published: 2019-08-19T11:15:00Z 

A pre-election chill has descended over some environmental charities after Elections Canada warned them that discussing the dangers of climate ...