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Trump signs new USMCA bill into law, clearing way for Commons debate

Trump signs new USMCA bill into law, clearing way for Commons debate

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has signed off on the new road map for the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement, clearing the way for the House of Commons to debate the merits of the next era of North American trade.
Expat family expecting baby soon hopes Britain can get them out of China

Expat family expecting baby soon hopes Britain can get them out of China

A teacher who is living with his pregnant Canadian wife and child in a city that is the epicentre of China's coronavirus outbreak is hoping to get out of the country on a British flight.
Winnipeg police officer charged; accused of deleting own speeding ticket

Winnipeg police officer charged; accused of deleting own speeding ticket

WINNIPEG — A Winnipeg police officer is accused of deleting records related to his own speeding ticket. Manitoba's Independent Investigation Unit says Patrol Sgt.
Details on new federal daycare spending coming in budget, minister says

Details on new federal daycare spending coming in budget, minister says

OTTAWA — Canada's minister in charge of federal efforts to expand child care says funding to create 250,000 before- and after-school spaces will be on top of $7.5 billion in already planned spending.
Closing arguments begin in assault trial of Toronto cop and his brother

Closing arguments begin in assault trial of Toronto cop and his brother

OSHAWA, Ont. — A young black man who testified he was beaten by an off-duty Toronto police officer and his brother three years ago is being accused of perjury at the pair's trial. Defence lawyers representing Const.
New Brunswick’s John Williamson considering Tory leadership

New Brunswick’s John Williamson considering Tory leadership

OTTAWA — New Brunswick MP John Williamson is exploring a bid for leadership of the federal Conservatives, he said Wednesday.
Solemn events to mark third anniversary of deadly Quebec City mosque shooting

Solemn events to mark third anniversary of deadly Quebec City mosque shooting

QUEBEC — Events are being held Wednesday in Quebec City to mark the third anniversary of the deadly mosque shooting that claimed six lives.
Canadians seek way out of Wuhan as coronavirus continues to spread

Canadians seek way out of Wuhan as coronavirus continues to spread

More than 120 Canadians in Wuhan have asked the Canadian government to help bring them home.
Trump's peace plan and Canadians quarantined in China; In The News for Jan. 29

Trump's peace plan and Canadians quarantined in China; In The News for Jan. 29

In The News is a roundup of stories from The Canadian Press designed to kickstart your day. Here is what's on the radar of our editors for the morning of Jan. 29 ... What we are watching in Canada ...
Canada looking to help 126 Canadians quarantined in China for coronavirus

Canada looking to help 126 Canadians quarantined in China for coronavirus

OTTAWA — Foreign Affairs Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne said Tuesday Ottawa is "looking at all options" to help Canadians quarantined in China during the outbreak of a new coronavirus.