Stephen Harper fundraising pitch used to raise money, for Liberals

OTTAWA — Former Conservative prime minister Stephen Harper has been conscripted to help fill the election war chest...

Standardized tests for teachers don’t necessarily improve student scores: report

TORONTO — Giving teachers standardized tests often doesn’t lead to better outcomes for students, the agency tasked...

Ontario needs a regional immigration strategy, new report suggests

TORONTO — Ontario’s small communities could benefit from the influx of immigrants that are disproportionately settling in...

Ontario gas stations must have anti-carbon tax stickers posted by today

TORONTO — A law requiring gas station owners across Ontario to post anti-carbon tax stickers on their pumps came into...

Ontario in talks with Ottawa to revive plans for French-language university

TORONTO — Ontario is reconsidering plans for a proposed French-language university it cancelled late last year, negotiating...

Celebrity businessman Kevin O’Leary involved in fatal boat crash

SEGUIN TOWNSHIP, Ont. — Celebrity businessman Kevin O’Leary was involved in a boat collision in Ontario’s cottage...

Ontario government files carbon tax challenge with country’s top court

TORONTO — Ontario has filed a challenge against the carbon tax with the country’s top court, a...

Grassy Narrows chief, NDP candidate urges Ottawa to talk turkey on...

OTTAWA — The chief of Grassy Narrows First Nation, an NDP candidate in this fall’s federal election,...

Lottery for next wave of Ontario cannabis stores being held today

TORONTO — Ontario is holding its second lottery to select operators hoping to run cannabis shops in the...

Scheer repeats call on RCMP to investigate Trudeau’s actions in SNC...

OTTAWA — Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer says the federal ethics commissioner’s stinging conclusions about Justin Trudeau’s handling of the SNC-Lavalin affair appear...

Canada ‘disappointed’ terror suspect’s British citizenship revoked

OTTAWA — The United Kingdom is shirking its share of the international community’s duty to help keep the world safe...

Ontario moving ahead with municipal funding cuts in 2020: Doug Ford

TORONTO — Ontario will move ahead with its controversial municipal funding cuts for public health and child care next year.

Editorial: Lake Drive Land Dispute Continues

By: Mike Anderson On July 24th, Town Council decided to kick the can down the road yet again by...

Scheer promises EI tax credit for new parents if Conservatives form...

OTTAWA — Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer is promising to provide a tax credit for new parents receiving federal benefits.

Andrew Scheer calls on Liberal MPs to further probe SNC-Lavalin affair

OTTAWA — Federal ethics commissioner Mario Dion says he’s willing to testify about his scathing report on Trudeau’s handling...