Politics

Oil prices could push Alberta into recession: think tank

Oil sands expansion halted, and a new Alberta sales tax proposed to stem economic pain

Harper government reacts to NASA's "hottest year on record" statement

Environment Minister's office defends the Harper government's record on fighting climate change, while slamming the Liberals' and NDP's "job-killing carbon tax."

Photos of Kinder Morgan protester arrests

David Suzuki's grandson among some two dozen Kinder Morgan protesters rounded up into RCMP paddy wagons Thursday.

Robertson and LaPointe duke it out at mayoral candidates' debate

Candidates met at Langara College for the first mayoral debate.

Class dismissed: 500,000 students denied 1st day of school by teacher strike

NDP calls for Education Minister’s resignation; no end in site for negotiations

Sona found guilty of robocall fraud in the 2011 elections

“There has never been a case like this in Canada before," Sona's lawyer Boxall declared leaving the courtroom Thursday. Sona has been convicted of elections fraud. It is unlikely he acted alone.

How progressive businesses can use their power in politics

"You guys have to gussy up, tuck in your shirts, get a suit, go to Washington and talk about climate change."

Vancouver’s “green brand” to be blackened by oil pipelines, says Mayor

Gregor Robertson opposes both the Northern Gateway and Kinder Morgan expansion pipelines that are being "aggressively" pushed by the Harper government.