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second day of suspended senator Mike Duffy's trial

Highlights from the second day of suspended senator Mike Duffy's trial

Witness 1: former Senate law clerk Mark Audcent acknowledged that there was no clear definition of "residence"

Kendrick Lamar, The Black Keys and Tiësto to perform at Pemberton Music Festival

This year's thoughtful Pemberton lineup — featuring Kendrick Lamar, The Black Keys and Tiësto — aims to please a broad spectrum of music lovers.
Quebec says it should have been consulted on federal anti-terrorism bill

Quebec says it should have been consulted on federal anti-terrorism bill

QUEBEC — The Quebec government says it has serious concerns with the Conservatives’ anti−terror bill and chided Ottawa for not consulting with the provinces before drafting the...
Alberta not stashing enough royalties

Penny saved a penny earned: study says Alberta not stashing enough royalties

There would be an extra $150 billion in the Heritage Savings Trust Fund if Alberta put aside resource taxes the way Norway does.
Lower temperatures to blame for snow-packed Maritime winter

Lower temperatures to blame for snow-packed Maritime winter: experts

Another winter storm buried Nova Scotia on Wednesday as snowbanks across Atlantic Canada continue to grow, probably leaving some on the East Coast asking why us? The...
Harper shoots down critics of his gun remarks

Harper shoots down critics of his gun remarks; calls vigilante idea 'absurd'

Harper denounced his critics as confused rabble rousers who don’t like gun owners.
Vancouver music release roundup

Vancouver music release roundup - January/February

What's going on in Vancouver these days with music releases? We kick off a discovery in all genres…
Awe-inspiring, epic, powerful, Canada. Kickstarter. Vancouver Observer

Awe-inspiring, epic, powerful... Canada

Hot temperatures. Brutal conflicts. A new publication from ground zero of climate change.
Hundred Waters perform at the Electric Owl

Hundred Waters immerses Vancouver crowd in a sea of sound and visual effects

Hundred Waters’s live show is a visual art-piece leagues beyond most underground/indie bands.

Canadians lead the way in cross-device internet usage

Canadians and Google in 2015The way Canadians use the internet has changed. Gone are the days of desktop surfing where you scanned Yahoo! News for the latest headlines, logged into your MySpace...