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Sources say Trudeau rejected Wilson-Raybould's conservative pick for high court

Sources say Trudeau rejected Wilson-Raybould's conservative pick for high court

OTTAWA — Jody Wilson-Raybould recommended in 2017 that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau nominate a conservative Manitoba judge to be chief justice of the Supreme Court, even though he wasn't a sitting member of the top court and had been a vocal critic
Trudeau says he, Wilson-Raybould had cordial conversation last week

Trudeau says he, Wilson-Raybould had cordial conversation last week

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he spoke with former attorney general Jody Wilson-Raybould last week about a way forward following her allegations of political interference in the prosecution of SNC-Lavalin. Speaking in Maple Ridge, B.C.
Canada Revenue Agency tax services back online after 'hardware' problems

Canada Revenue Agency tax services back online after 'hardware' problems

OTTAWA — The websites Canadians use to file their taxes online were offline for most of Monday as a result of what the Canada Revenue Agency called a "computer hardware issue.
Man charged in stabbing of Montreal priest sent for psychiatric evaluation

Man charged in stabbing of Montreal priest sent for psychiatric evaluation

MONTREAL — A Montreal man charged with the attempted murder of a Catholic priest last week was ordered Monday to undergo an evaluation at a psychiatric hospital.
SNC-Lavalin backtracks on CEO's comments surrounding potential job losses

SNC-Lavalin backtracks on CEO's comments surrounding potential job losses

MONTREAL — SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. is walking back a statement by its CEO, who said last week he never cited the protection of 9,000 Canadian jobs as a reason the construction giant should be granted a remediation agreement.
Assault trial begins for Joshua Boyle, former Afghanistan hostage

Assault trial begins for Joshua Boyle, former Afghanistan hostage

OTTAWA — Lawyers for Joshua Boyle will vigorously challenge the credibility of one of his alleged victims — his wife Caitlan Coleman, a Crown attorney predicted Monday at the outset of the long-awaited criminal trial for the man whose family was take
Montreal priest sentenced to eight years for sexually abusing two boys

Montreal priest sentenced to eight years for sexually abusing two boys

MONTREAL — A Montreal priest who sexually abused two boys under his tutelage was handcuffed and led away to prison Monday as his two victims looked on. Rev.
A timeline of events in the SNC-Lavalin affair

A timeline of events in the SNC-Lavalin affair

OTTAWA — A chronology of the SNC-Lavalin controversy, according to public documents, reports and testimony to the House of Commons justice committee: Feb.
Freeland says tariffs raise 'serious questions' about NAFTA after meetings in DC

Freeland says tariffs raise 'serious questions' about NAFTA after meetings in DC

OTTAWA — Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland is keeping up the pressure on the Trump administration, warning that Canada's support for the updated North American trade pact may hinge on the U.S. lifting tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum.
Nova Scotia budget to target key areas such as health care:finance minister

Nova Scotia budget to target key areas such as health care:finance minister

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia will table its fourth consecutive balanced budget Tuesday with room to spend in key areas including health care, says Finance Minister Karen Casey.