Donald Trump says China may be waiting for Democratic president to do trade deal
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Donald Trump says China may be waiting for Democratic president to do trade deal

President Donald Trump and China President Xi Jinping (Photo: Alex Brandon, AP) WASHINGTON – A day before…

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Ethics committee votes to subpoena Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg to testify
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Ethics committee votes to subpoena Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg to testify

Parliament’s ethics committee voted Tuesday to subpoena Facebook’s founder Mark Zuckerberg and chief operating officer Sheryl…

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Species loss is happening ‘here in front of our own eyes,’ Quebec biologists warn
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Species loss is happening ‘here in front of our own eyes,’ Quebec biologists warn

Quebec biologists are sounding the alarm after a United Nations report stated that up to one…

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Calgary researchers turn greenhouse gases into valuable carbon nanofibres
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Calgary researchers turn greenhouse gases into valuable carbon nanofibres

A researcher at the University of Calgary says she has developed a method of turning…

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Ontario Telemedicine Network lays off 44 staff
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Ontario Telemedicine Network lays off 44 staff

A non-profit agency that helps Ontario patients access health care through videoconferencing has laid off more than…

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Executive director out at UNAIDS agency
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Executive director out at UNAIDS agency

The United Nations’ AIDS agency said Wednesday its executive director is leaving the post immediately,…

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4 in 10 Canadian cancer cases could be prevented by not smoking, keeping active, making other choices
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4 in 10 Canadian cancer cases could be prevented by not smoking, keeping active, making other choices

Researchers who have estimated future rates of 30 different types of cancer hope their study…

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Uber, Lyft drivers protest in cities across the U.S.
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Uber, Lyft drivers protest in cities across the U.S.

Some drivers for ride-hailing giants Uber and Lyft turned off their apps to protest what…

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Housing starts picked up in April, CMHC report
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Housing starts picked up in April, CMHC report

Torstar Corp. reports $7.4M loss in 1st quarter
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Torstar Corp. reports $7.4M loss in 1st quarter