User Name:

Password:

remember me

Forgot your password?

Not a member?

Join Now

North America News

RSS feedDisplaying articles 1 - 10 of most recent articles

Peacekeeping replaces pipelines in Canada - U.S. dialogue When Barack Obama sits down for a private meeting with Justin Trudeau after today's Three Amigos Summit, international peacekeeping, and how Canada can help the U.S. co-ordinate international missions, is expected to be on the agenda.
CBC.ca | 5 hours, 28 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Milking won't stop until Canadian online shoppers speak up: Neil Macdonald In the hot lobbying firefight going on at the moment over the governments systematic stifling of international online shopping by Canadians, one important voice is absent: consumers. This is not terribly unusual. Farmers seldom ask the cow for permission
CBC.ca | 5 hours, 28 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
World must learn the Brexit lesson before backlash spreads: Don Pittis Market signs show that cooler heads may be prevailing on Brexit. But a much more disruptive crisis may only be diverted by a new political economy in Britain and elsewhere.
CBC.ca | 5 hours, 28 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Family, ex-officer dispute police finding over Indigenous woman's fatal plunge Even in retirement, there are police findings former Const. Dave Dickson will not accept. The Vancouver Police Department's assessment that Ashley Machiskinic did not die in suspicious circumstances is one of them.
CBC.ca | 5 hours, 28 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
'It will be bloody': Philippines begins a promised crackdown on criminals The crackdown to rid the Philippines of criminals, small-time and big-time, began even before the man who promised it, president-elect Rodrigo Duterte, took office.
CBC.ca | 5 hours, 28 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Istanbul airport reopens as bombing investigation continues Turkish officials say Istanbul's busy Ataturk International Airport has reopened, hours after three suicide bombers killed 36 and wounded 147.
CBC.ca | 6 hours, 25 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Toyota announces recalls for emissions units, airbags Japan's Toyota Motor Corp has recalled 3.37 million cars worldwide over possible defects involving airbags and emissions control units.
CBC.ca | 7 hours, 49 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Scotty Moore, guitarist behind early Elvis sound, dead at 84 Scotty Moore, a pioneering rock guitarist best known for backing Elvis Presley as a member of his original band and into superstardom, died on Tuesday at the age of 84, the Memphis Commercial-Appeal reported.
CBC.ca | 11 hours, 9 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Trudeau Tracker: Have the Liberals kept their promises to protect our water? Oil and water don't mix, including on the campaign trail. The two substances highlighted big differences during the 2015 campaign, pitting the Conservatives' support for the energy sector against the Liberals' commitment to do more to protect the environm
CBC.ca | 13 hours, 28 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
EU ready to 'start the divorce process' with Britain immediately European leaders pushed Britain toward the exit door Tuesday, warning Prime Minister David Cameron that there's no turning back after his country's unprecedented vote to leave the EU and pressing for a quick and clear British departure plan to quell world
CBC.ca | 13 hours, 52 minutes ago | comment? | recommend