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Ottawa to expand early retirement eligibility for front-line safety, security workers

Ottawa to expand early retirement eligibility for front-line safety, security workers

OTTAWA — The federal government is moving to expand early retirement eligibility for some kinds of front-line workers. Treasury Board President Anita Anand says the Liberals are planning to introduce legislation this fall to make it happen.
Biden campaign calls on GOP to drop lawsuits over mail ballots, citing Trump's new fondness for it

Biden campaign calls on GOP to drop lawsuits over mail ballots, citing Trump's new fondness for it

DENVER (AP) — President Joe Biden's reelection campaign on Thursday called on top Republicans to drop litigation seeking to curtail aspects of mail balloting now that Donald Trump has begun to embrace the method.
Presidential election a prime target for foreign disinformation, intelligence officials say

Presidential election a prime target for foreign disinformation, intelligence officials say

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S.
Canada sending 2,000 decommissioned CRV7 rocket motors to Ukraine

Canada sending 2,000 decommissioned CRV7 rocket motors to Ukraine

OTTAWA — The Liberal government says it will start shipping decommissioned CRV7 rocket motors to Ukraine. National Defence said in a press release Thursday Canada will send an "initial tranche" of around 2,000 rocket motors.
Montreal's most popular radio personality will host his last show Friday

Montreal's most popular radio personality will host his last show Friday

MONTREAL — It’s the end of an era for a giant of Quebec media. Known as the “king of the airwaves,” radio personality Paul Arcand will step away Friday from his wildly popular morning show on Montreal’s 98.5 FM.
Stop gas expansion for home heating or risk leaving ratepayers on the hook: report

Stop gas expansion for home heating or risk leaving ratepayers on the hook: report

TORONTO — Provinces must stop natural gas expansion and invest in electrification to keep home heating reliable and cost-effective, a new report says, suggesting ratepayers and governments could otherwise be on the hook for billions of dollars in und
Republican candidates for Utah's open US House seat split on aid for Ukraine

Republican candidates for Utah's open US House seat split on aid for Ukraine

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — All five Republicans battling for Utah's only open U.S.
Hollywood's A-listers are lining up behind Joe Biden. Will their support matter in November?

Hollywood's A-listers are lining up behind Joe Biden. Will their support matter in November?

WASHINGTON (AP) — When Robert De Niro showed up outside a Manhattan courthouse to decry Donald Trump as his New York hush money trial was winding down, it sparked a life-imitates-art screaming match with a nearby group of the former president's suppo
Republican Party rifts on display in Virginia congressional primary pitting Good and McGuire

Republican Party rifts on display in Virginia congressional primary pitting Good and McGuire

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Bob Good is fighting a two-front battle to hold his seat in Virginia’s 5th Congressional District and with it his role as leader of the conservative House Freedom Caucus.
Runner-up criticizes Nevada GOP Senate nominee Sam Brown while other former rivals back him

Runner-up criticizes Nevada GOP Senate nominee Sam Brown while other former rivals back him

RENO, Nev. (AP) — The bitter primary that saw nearly a dozen Republican Senate candidates swipe at retired Army Capt. Sam Brown is fading out of view for some, who say their quest to take down incumbent Democrat Sen.