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Tension rises between Freeland, PMO over economic messaging, low approval ratings

Tension rises between Freeland, PMO over economic messaging, low approval ratings

Government sources say there have been internal discussions about the possibility of recruiting former Bank of Canada governor Mark Carney as finance minister
BEYOND LOCAL: ‘Ship has sailed’ on pre-mixed drinks in corner stores amid LCBO strike: Ford

BEYOND LOCAL: ‘Ship has sailed’ on pre-mixed drinks in corner stores amid LCBO strike: Ford

The decision to expand alcohol sales – particularly ready-to-drink beverages – is at the heart of the dispute between the government and the union representing more than 9,000 workers
‘It’s never too late to learn:’ U of G's senior learning program offers opportunity

‘It’s never too late to learn:’ U of G's senior learning program offers opportunity

After retiring from a career in real estate, Dan Izokaitis is headed back to school at the University of Guelph, at no cost
Ticketmaster notice of privacy breach months after hack triggers customer backlash

Ticketmaster notice of privacy breach months after hack triggers customer backlash

The ticket sales giant sent emails to potentially affected customers this week, warning that their personal information may have been compromised in a security breach
BEYOND LOCAL: Stronach sexual assault trial adjourned for 3 months

BEYOND LOCAL: Stronach sexual assault trial adjourned for 3 months

Frank Stronach, who did not appear in person or on video on Monday, was charged in June with 13 sex crimes against 10 alleged victims
BEYOND LOCAL: Masse, Liendo among four captains named for Canadian Olympic swim team

BEYOND LOCAL: Masse, Liendo among four captains named for Canadian Olympic swim team

Captains' duties will involve leading team-building activities, hosting swimmer meetings, and serving as a link between swimmers and Swimming Canada leadership staff
BEYOND LOCAL: Orphan B.C. orca calf unseen since May 10 despite family sightings: researchers

BEYOND LOCAL: Orphan B.C. orca calf unseen since May 10 despite family sightings: researchers

VICTORIA — A whale research group that was involved in efforts to rescue an orphaned orca calf from a Vancouver Island lagoon says she has not been seen since May 10, despite multiple recent sightings of her family members.
BEYOND LOCAL: Jessica Campbell will be the first woman on an NHL bench as assistant coach with the Seattle Kraken

BEYOND LOCAL: Jessica Campbell will be the first woman on an NHL bench as assistant coach with the Seattle Kraken

Campbell was a decorated player in the NCAA, the Canadian Women’s Hockey League and Canada’s women’s national team, with whom she won silver at the 2015 world championship
BEYOND LOCAL: Canadians in Grenada and Montreal rally to help after hurricane Beryl devastation

BEYOND LOCAL: Canadians in Grenada and Montreal rally to help after hurricane Beryl devastation

As a volunteer warden with the Canadian High Commission in Barbados, which offers consular assistance to Canadians in Grenada, Kaak has been kept busy purchasing bottled water for storm victims
BEYOND LOCAL: Captain Emma Wright leads Canadian women's water polo team into Paris

BEYOND LOCAL: Captain Emma Wright leads Canadian women's water polo team into Paris

Canada's women's water polo team is appearing at its fourth Summer Games, with a fifth-place finish when the sport made its Olympic debut in 2000 remaining its best result