Ontario's environment minister says no one expects next month's first ministers' meeting to produce a national climate plan. Meanwhile, federal environment minister Catherine McKenna, is addressing a conference in Ottawa at 12:30 p.m. ET. CBCnews.ca is carrying her speech live.
Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan is at a NATO meeting in Brussels where he met with U.S. Secretary of Defence Ash Carter, who said told him the Americans will "intensify" their fight against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria.
Senator Mike Duffy has submitted an updated disclosure form to the Senate ethics office, a move required to keep senators in good standing and one that could be laying the ground work for his return to the upper chamber.
Donald Trump scored a solid victory in New Hampshire's primary Tuesday night and his top rivals finished so close together they dashed the hopes of the Republican establishment wing that a clear alternative would emerge out of the Granite State.
Amid hopes that Canadian manufacturing will drive economic growth in a country reeling from low oil prices, internal federal documents warn the sector’s rebirth is staring at “significant” structural obstacles.
Unions and student groups are calling on the Liberal government to change labour laws that allow interns to work unpaid. The Canadian Intern Association says new proposals made by the government allowing interns to work unpaid for up to four months full-time leads to precarious employment.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court's decision to block federal regulations to curb carbon dioxide emissions failed to give a sustained boost to shares of the long-battered coal sector on Wednesday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is expected to end his bid for the Republican presidential nomination on Wednesday, U.S. media reported, but a Christie spokesman said the candidate had not made up his mind.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders courted the African-American vote on Wednesday after thrashing former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in the New Hampshire primary election and giving his anti-establishment campaign a major lift.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican leaders in the House of Representatives on Wednesday dismissed U.S. President Barack Obama's proposed $10.25 per barrel tax on oil, saying the increase would translate into higher gasoline prices for consumers.
MANCHESTER, N.H. (Reuters) - Bernie Sanders was due to have breakfast with one of America's most prominent civil rights activists, Al Sharpton, just hours after trouncing Hillary Clinton in the New Hampshire Democratic presidential nominating contest.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's odds at winning the White House improved significantly after his decisive victory in Tuesday's primary in New Hampshire, online betting site Ladbrokes PLC said on Wednesday.
MANCHESTER, N.H. (Reuters) - Donald Trump served notice on Tuesday to those who have refused to take his 2016 White House campaign seriously: The celebrity real-estate developer and former reality show host is no joke.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. House of Representatives lawmakers will introduce bipartisan legislation on Wednesday that would prohibit states from requiring tech companies to build encryption weaknesses into their products.
MANCHESTER, N.H./COLUMBIA, S.C. (Reuters) - Hillary Clinton made the prospect of her being elected the first woman U.S. president a centerpiece of her campaign, then lost a critical nominating contest to a 74-year-old man in part because women preferred him.
PARIS (Reuters) - U.S. Republican presidential contender Donald Trump said German Chancellor Angela Merkel was wrong to let in thousands of migrants into Germany and that the refugee crisis could trigger revolutions and even the end of Europe.
The commanding victories in New Hampshire by two outsiders — Republican Donald Trump and Democratic winner Bernie Sanders — reinforce the tremendous vulnerability of the establishment in the 2016 presidential race.
Hillary Clinton's backers on Capitol Hill are bracing for a win by Bernie Sanders in the New Hampshire Tuesday but warn the Vermont senator will face increased scrutiny in the next phase of the campaign.
The Iowa caucuses were days away, and Hillary Clinton's campaign had tapped "In the Attic" -- a band of four 19- and 20-year-olds from Cedar Rapids -- to warm up the audience before she, Bill and Chelsea took the stage.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is huddling with top campaign aides on Wednesday and all indications are they expect him to formally suspend his bid for the Republican nomination, according to two sources. Details are still being worked out.