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34,880,500 and rising: Booming immigrant population makes Canada fastest-growing country in the G8

34,880,500 and rising: Booming immigrant population makes Canada fastest-growing country in the G8

Canada is the fastest-growing G8 country thanks largely to immigration, according to new Statistics Canada data. Leading the charge is Alberta and Saskatchewan, which both grew more than 2% between…

34,880,500 and rising: Booming immigrant population makes Canada fastest-growing country in the G8

34,880,500 and rising: Booming immigrant population makes Canada fastest-growing country in the G8

Canada is the fastest-growing G8 country thanks largely to immigration, according to new Statistics Canada data. Leading the charge is Alberta and Saskatchewan, which both grew more than 2% between…

Mulcair uses Toronto speech to prove he’s not the surly crank he’s made out to be

Maybe it was because Thomas Mulcair was addressing a room full of banking and investment types and he wanted to lighten the mood. Or maybe it’s because the leader of…

‘Editorial oversight’: Globe issues new mea culpa after columnist Leah McLaren writes article trying to sell her house

‘Editorial oversight’: Globe issues new mea culpa after columnist Leah McLaren writes article trying to sell her house

For the second time in a week, the Globe and Mail’s public editor has been forced to issue a note to readers criticizing one of the newspaper’s high profile columnists. Last week…

Montreal mob boss’s prison release in jeopardy due to failure to rub out $250K fine

Montreal mob boss’s prison release in jeopardy due to failure to rub out $250K fine

Mafia boss Vito Rizzuto has paid only $ 9,000 of a $ 250,000 fine that was angrily imposed by a Brooklyn judge when he sentenced the Montrealer to a U.S.…

Could this fish defeat the Northern Gateway pipeline?

Could this fish defeat the Northern Gateway pipeline?

B.C.’s Clark requests pipeline meeting with Alberta’s Redford Premier Christy Clark has cracked the door open for talks with Alberta Premier Alison Redford over the controversial Northern Gateway oil pipeline.…

Bobby Jack Fowler: American drifter, boozer, ‘Highway of Tears’ killer

Bobby Jack Fowler: American drifter, boozer, ‘Highway of Tears’ killer

Surrey, B.C. – He was an American drifter, a boozer, an amphetamine user. An habitual criminal who enjoyed picking up young women and sexually assaulting them. And now we know…

Silence over mystery scandal that claimed B.C. premier’s chief aide is to protect the ‘innocent’: Clark

VICTORIA — Premier Christy Clark says she wants to ensure innocent people involved in the inappropriate incident that led to the departure of her chief adviser are not hurt. Clark…

H1N1 case detected in Ontario after man has contact with pigs

New SARS-related virus has health officials on high alert Global health officials are closely following a new respiratory virus related to SARS that is believed to have killed at least…

A cruel, blue weekend for British Columbia Tories

VANCOUVER — One of the last songs to play at the B.C. Conservative Party’s annual general meeting on Saturday was unintentionally cruel. But spot on, considering what the faithful and…