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Quebec boy, mother sought in Amber Alert found unharmed in Ottawa area

Quebec boy, mother sought in Amber Alert found unharmed in Ottawa area

SAINT-JEROME, Que. — A young boy and his mother who were the subject of an Amber Alert were found safe and sound in the Ottawa area Wednesday, said Quebec provincial police.
Trump wound up in surveillance intercepts: A plot twist in Washington spy drama

Trump wound up in surveillance intercepts: A plot twist in Washington spy drama

WASHINGTON — Donald Trump's personal communications were picked up by U.S. intelligence operations that were monitoring foreign espionage targets, a top Republican said Wednesday in a major twist in the real-life spy drama unfolding in Washington.
Budget 2017: Liberals try to ease anxiety and get Canada ready for the future

Budget 2017: Liberals try to ease anxiety and get Canada ready for the future

OTTAWA — The future is coming at you, fast, and the Liberal government says it knows you're getting anxious — and potentially angry.
A look at some of the smaller items in Wednesday's federal budget

A look at some of the smaller items in Wednesday's federal budget

OTTAWA — Some miscellaneous measures from the federal budget handed down Wednesday: — The budget allocates $9.
Most recommendations from review of Rehtaeh Parsons case underway

Most recommendations from review of Rehtaeh Parsons case underway

HALIFAX — All of the recommendations in a review of how Nova Scotia police and prosecutors handled the high-profile Rehtaeh Parsons case have either been put in place or are underway, the Nova Scotia government said Wednesday.
The Wednesday news briefing: An at-a-glance survey of some top stories

The Wednesday news briefing: An at-a-glance survey of some top stories

Highlights from the news file for Wednesday, March 22 ——— CANADA OFFERS BRITAIN HELP AFTER TERROR ATTACK: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Wednesday's apparent terrorist incident outside the British Parliament is a "cowardly attack" on democracy ar
Five things to know about the Liberal government's  2017-2018 budget

Five things to know about the Liberal government's 2017-2018 budget

OTTAWA — Five things to know about the Liberals government's 2017-18 budget: 1. There's no plan to balance it.
Higher Saskatchewan sales tax in budget that eats away at deficit

Higher Saskatchewan sales tax in budget that eats away at deficit

REGINA — Saskatchewan residents will have to dig deeper into their pockets for everything from home renovations to alcohol as the government increases the provincial sales tax to help tackle a $1.3-billion deficit.

Saskatchewan budget winners losers: School boards stay, PST goes up

REGINA — The Saskatchewan government tabled a budget Wednesday which forecasts a $685 million deficit this year.
Highlights: Sales tax up, bus company cut in Saskatchewan deficit budget

Highlights: Sales tax up, bus company cut in Saskatchewan deficit budget

REGINA — The Saskatchewan government tabled a budget Wednesday which forecasts a $685-million deficit this year and includes a plan to balance the books in three years.