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...

Democrats can learn from slim Liberal win to beat Trump: ex-Obama...

OTTAWA — Barack Obama’s former Canadian envoy says divided Democrats in his party can learn important lessons...

Justin Trudeau to meet with Gov. Gen. Payette today to form...

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is to meet with Gov. Gen. Julie Payette at Rideau Hall...

Canada has shown ‘uneven progress’ on gender equality, says new report

OTTAWA — Canada will be years past celebrating its tricentennial before the country can close the economic...

Ontario legislature resumes with new tone after longest break in nearly...

TORONTO — Ontario’s legislature returned Monday from an extended summer break, with politicians on their best behaviour...

Conservative carbon tax ‘resistance’ showing cracks after Liberals re-elected

The so-called “resistance” force of Conservative premiers waging war against the carbon tax implemented by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau began showing...

How a Liberal minority government could help, or hit, Canadians’ wallets

TORONTO — From more money for little ones to cheaper cellphone bills and a tax on luxury vehicles, a...

Ford congratulates Trudeau on election win, says he’s ready to work...

TORONTO — Ontario Premier Doug Ford says he’s ready to work with the newly re-elected Liberal government...

Trudeau has won the most seats — but not a majority....

OTTAWA — The Liberals have once more won the most seats in the House of Commons, but...

Canadians casting ballots after divisive campaign, and amid tight polls

OTTAWA — Canadians are heading to the polls to cast their ballots following a 40-day election campaign...

Scheer, Trudeau, Singh haggle over potential minority government outcome

OTTAWA — With four days before Canadians go to the polls, the leaders of three biggest parties...