Ottawa

Postal workers fight back

Postal workers aren't backing down without a fight. In response to Harper's back-to-work legislation, the union is planning legal recourse.

Royal thrones planned in advance for visiting newlyweds

No detail is too small for Prince William and Kate Middleton's upcoming Canadian tour. In preparation for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, officials are using strategic military tactics to map...

Prince and Kate do Canada

Prince William and Katie Middleton, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, make their way across the pond in approximately one week.

The royal newlyweds' tour prompts memories of Charles and Diana

Prince William and Kate Middleton's Canadian tour invokes memories of when another prince brought his young bride to this country.

NDP's Layton tours Quebec flood region

ILE AUX NOIX, Que. -- With cane in hand and sporting a pair of thigh-high boots, Jack Layton treaded into Quebec's flood waters and into the controversy over Ottawa's performance throughout the...

Newly wed royals to visit seven Canadian cities, including Calgary during Stampede

CALGARY -- Prince William and Kate's visit to Canada will include Canada Day celebrations in Ottawa and a stop in Calgary on the first day of the Stampede. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will also...

Ottawa's fiscal books continue to improve, deficit lower than expected

OTTAWA -- The federal deficit for the year just finished will come in lower than the $40.5 billion predicted in March's budget, Ottawa says. Just how much lower won't be known for sure until the fall...

Harper's government, citizenship, and aviation

 After months of discussion and speculation, the Federal election is here.  The question is, of course, which candidates, if elected, will work for the betterment of Canadians.  Too...

Moving oil across B.C. to thirsty foreign markets

Last week, the House of Commons passed a non-binding motion that calls for a legislative ban on all tanker traffic off British Columbia’s ecologically sensitive north coast. All Conservatives MP’s...

Prime Minister Stephen Harper speaks with other world leaders

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper spoke today with the leaders of Indonesia, India, Germany and Italy to discuss the upcoming G-8 and G-20 Summits.