Ontario’s fiscal update shows a government trying to undo damage from...

TORONTO — Ontario’s Progressive Conservative government is reaching into its pockets for hundreds of millions of dollars...

New Senate group forms to push regional interests in a fractured...

OTTAWA — Canada’s Senate took another step Monday in its evolution toward a less partisan chamber of sober second thought...

Youth not employed or in school face poorer mental, physical health:...

OTTAWA — A new study is offering what it calls a rare look at the health and psychological impacts endured by Canadian youth who are...

Help line launched for caregivers in Ontario as survey shows increasing...

TORONTO — Family caregivers in Ontario now have a help line if they’re needing respite, a support...

Cellphone restrictions in Ontario classrooms go into effect Monday

TORONTO — New restrictions on the use of cellphones in classrooms across Ontario go into effect Monday.

China cancels ban on shipments of pork, beef products from Canada

OTTAWA — The Chinese government has removed a months-long ban on Canadian pork and beef products that hit farmers...

Ontario government to provide annual fall economic statement today

TORONTO — Ontario is releasing its fall economic statement this afternoon amid concerns of potential cuts.

Ontario public elementary teachers vote 98 percent in favour of strike

TORONTO — Public elementary teachers and education workers in Ontario have voted 98 per cent in favour of a...

Long-term care waiting lists will grow despite the addition of new...

TORONTO — The Ontario government’s plan to add 15,000 new beds to the long-term care system won’t...

Ontario autism expert panel recommends some caps on services

TORONTO — Ontario’s autism program should focus on early intervention but also include funding caps on services...

Health minister urges Ontarians to get flu shots

TORONTO — Health Minister Christine Elliott is urging Ontarians to get their flu shots, saying that last...

Ontario to roll out animal cruelty enforcement squad in January

TORONTO — A specialized team of provincial inspectors would enforce animal cruelty laws in Ontario under new legislation introduced...

Anti-carbon tax gas stickers staying: Rickford

TORONTO — Anti-carbon tax stickers will stay up on gas pumps as “a matter of transparency” while Ontario...

Participaction report card gives Canadian adults an F for physical activity

TORONTO — It’s not just kids who get too much screen time and too little physical activity...

Poll suggests plenty Canadians voted strategically to stop a party from...

OTTAWA — More than one-third of Canadians voted strategically in last week’s federal election to stop another party...