Where Stephen Harper seemed to be a big fan of repeatedly pounding home the politically charged deficit word with Justin Trudeau, he now has become label averse when it comes to describing Canada's overall economy and possible technical recession.
NDP Leader Tom Mulcair unveiled measures Monday to curb violence against aboriginal women, pledging millions in funding for shelters as he promised to undo an "underlying attitude of racism" that he says has prevented a national inquiry into the issue.
Canada's latest GDP numbers will be released Tuesday and will show once and for all whether the country has been in a technical recession these past six months — which could have some surprising effects for all three major political parties.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (Reuters) - President Barack Obama arrived in Alaska on Monday for a three-day tour aimed at spotlighting how its melting permafrost and eroding coastlines show the United States is already being hurt by climate change.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House is considering a "wide array" of options for closing the U.S. military prison in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, spokesman Josh Earnest said on Monday, declining to rule out executive action as an option.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - About 150 more of Hillary Clinton's work emails have recently been designated as containing classified information, the U.S. State Department said on Monday ahead of the public release of the latest batch of emails Clinton handed over last year.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A new tranche of 7,000 additional pages of emails from former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's private server will be released on Monday at 9 p.m. EDT, State Department spokesman Mark Toner said.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser vowed support for the U.S. capital's police chief on Monday after a police union voted that it had no confidence in her amid a sharp upturn in killings.
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel will hold a rare public forum on Monday as he tries to build support for likely tax hikes and harsh cuts in public services to stem the city's growing financial crisis.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton endorsed a proposed law on Monday that would prevent corporate firms paying bonuses to their executives for leaving to take senior government jobs.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Monday will officially restore Denali as the name of North America's tallest mountain, siding with the state of Alaska in ending a 40-year battle over what to call a peak that has been known as Mount McKinley.
While on his three-day trip to Alaska -- aimed at promoting climate change action -- President Barack Obama will tape an episode of "Running Wild with Bear Grylls," NBC and the White House announced Monday.