Canadian Press Episodes
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada is concerned by the disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. The Opposition questioned the government on Monday over its response to the journalists alleged slaying.
The president of the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police says it is highly unlikely there will be big crackdowns on illegal cannabis stores on the first day of legal recreational marijuana.
Conservative House leader Candice Bergen says municipalities aren't ready for marijuana legalization because the Liberal government rushed the process. NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh says Ottawa could have helped the provinces more.
A year after the death of Tragically Hip frontman Gord Downie, cover bands across Canada are performing to honour his legacy. The lead singer of Ontario band the Artificially Hip says hes not aiming to do an impression of Downie.
Every year, tens of thousands of beluga whales come to frolic and mate in Hudson Bay. Take an up-close look as some belugas greet whale watchers off the coast of Churchill, Manitoba.
Hundreds of people lined up for the chance to buy a piece of Montreals public transit system Sunday. One person said his attachment to the Metro service explained his purchase of a subway car door.
Vancouver chef Travis Petersen hosts dinners where he adds custom amounts of cannabis oil to his guests meals. The former MasterChef Canada contestant says he ensures everyone has safe transportation home after attending his events.
UFC fighter Brian Ortega says Khabib Nurmagomedov snapped after Conor McGregor jabbed at him before their fight on Saturday. Nurmagomedov was involved in a post-fight brawl after defending his lightweight title.
Jean Chretien says the United States has lost a lot of clout in the world under Donald Trump. The former prime ministers new book of anecdotes, My Stories, My Times, paints an unflattering view of the American president.
Canadas dominion carilloneur says her students practise in the Peace Tower and their mistakes are broadcast to Parliament Hill. Andrea McCrady has been playing the bell instrument since 1971.
Finding the Secret Path director Mike Downie says he wanted to show how important telling Chanie Wenjacks story was for his brother, Gord Downie. The documentary chronicling the singers final year premieres Friday on CBC.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Quebec premier-designate Francois Legault took part in a family photo at the Francophonie summit in Yerevan, Armenia on Thursday.
Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson says the opioid crisis has been incredibly difficult for the city. Robertson, who is preparing to leave the office after 10 years, says there is still much to do to stem overdose deaths.
Maxime Bernier says his Peoples Party of Canada will aim to help all Canadians and not try to please special interest groups. The MP was at Elections Canada offices on Wednesday seeking official registration for the new party.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he switched his support from Canadian Michaelle Jean to Rwandan Louise Mushikiwabo in the bid for secretary general of la Francophonie when it became apparent that was the organizations consensus.
Ontario Attorney General Caroline Mulroney says a cannabis awareness campaign launching next week will engage youth on social media and focus on social responsibility, as recreational pot is set to become legal on Oct. 17.
The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that federal ministers do not have to consult Indigenous groups when drafting legislation. An Alberta First Nation argued that they should be consulted on legislation that affects their treaty rights.
The general manager of Bucars RV in Calgary offers advice to consumers who want to buy a camper or motorhome. Jeff Redmond says budget and floor plan are major factors to keep in mind.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau paid tribute to the victims of the Armenian genocide during a visit of the Tsitsernakaberd Memorial Complex, in Yerevan, on Saturday.
Actor Jodie Whittaker says the notion that having a female Doctor Who ruins the show is a misunderstanding of what the show represents. Whittaker is the first woman to play the title role in the long-running sci-fi series.
National Ballet of Canada artistic director Karen Kain says she believes the companys upcoming tour of Russia will show how art can transcend politics. The tour will visit Moscow and St. Petersburg from Oct. 15 19.
Terry Teegee says he felt debris falling as he took video of a blaze following a natural gas pipeline explosion near Prince George, B.C. The AFN regional chief says the safety of existing pipelines should be assessed.
Justin Trudeau says he has concerns over reports about the disappearance of a journalist, who was last seen entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. The prime minister says Canadas sale of armoured vehicles to Saudi Arabia is still going ahead.
Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale says he is very confident police have the necessary training and resources to enforce impaired driving laws after the legalization of recreational cannabis on Oct. 17.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Quebec premier-designate Francois Legault arrived in Yerevan, Armenia, on Wednesday for la Francophonie summit.
Canada's new law legalizing recreational cannabis goes into force on Wednesday, but rules wont be the same across the country. Here is what you need to know before lighting up.
Justin Trudeau says he is preoccupied by the incoming Quebec government's plan to raise the legal age for smoking cannabis to 21. The prime minister says it could leave an opening for organized crime to continue its operations.
An explosion in a Saint John, New Brunswick, oil refinery sent flames and plumes of black smoke into the air Monday. Irving Oils Kevin Scott said the cause of the malfunction that provoked the blast is not yet known.
Vancouver entrepreneur Yannick Craigwell demonstrates how he infuses baked goods with marijuana, ahead of the anticipated legalization of edible sales next year. Craigwell urges caution when consuming edibles for the first time.
Sophie Gregoire Trudeau was on hand for the official naming of Canadas first Arctic and offshore patrol ship, the future HMCS Harry DeWolf, in Halifax on Friday.
A minor weapon charge was withdrawn Friday against Paul Bernardo, less than two weeks before a parole hearing for the notorious killer and serial rapist. His lawyer says Bernardo, now 54, feels horrified by his crimes.
Justin Trudeau talked up the recently signed United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement on a visit to a Fiat Chrysler Automobiles plant in Windsor, Ontario, on Friday. The prime minister called the USMCA the right deal for Canada.
Environment Minister Catherine McKenna says she is perplexed by Manitoba Premier Brian Pallisters scrapping of a planned carbon tax. McKenna is accusing conservative parties across the country of thinking polluting should be free.
Justin Trudeau says he met with dairy farmers on Thursday to hear their concerns about the USMCA trade deal. The prime minister says he will work with producers to ensure the industry flourishes for generations to come.
Canadian scientist Donna Strickland says she expects more students will want to work with her after she shared in winning the Nobel Prize for Physics. The University of Waterloo researcher is only the third woman to earn the honour.
The natural resources minister says the government will not appeal the court decision overturning approval of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion. Amarjeet Sohi says the consultations with Indigenous communities will begin again.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is urging the incoming Quebec government to reflect very carefully before invoking the notwithstanding clause over its proposed ban on public officials wearing religious symbols.
Outgoing Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard announced Thursday he is stepping down as Liberal leader and resigning his seat in the legislature. The Liberals were swept out of power in Mondays election by the Coalition Avenir Quebec.
Justin Trudeau says he congratulated Quebecs new premier-designate after the CAQs majority win in Mondays election. The prime minister said Tuesday he is aiming for a constructive relationship with Francois Legault.
Financial planner and former NHL forward Stew Gavin says whether you are a wealthy hockey player or an average income-earner, setting goals is an important step towards financial security.
The California-based company Lime is targeting the Canadian market, with their dockless electric scooters debuting in Waterloo, Ontario. A Lime manager says the company focuses on getting people out of cars.
The Toronto Maple Leafs open the new NHL season at home on Wednesday against the Montreal Canadiens. The Leafs have added forward John Tavares to their roster, who says he wants to play without overthinking things.
Justin Trudeau says he plans to campaign for next years federal election with the same positive style as the 2015 campaign. The prime minister says he will not participate in personal attacks.
The Calgary Flames open the NHL season on the road against the Vancouver Canucks Wednesday night. Flames head coach Bill Peters says his team will need to be responsible with the puck in the first game of the season.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau defended his government's trade agreement with the United States and Mexico on Monday, calling it a good deal. Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer said the Liberals made major concessions on key areas.
Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer says Justin Trudeau backed down to U.S. President Donald Trump on multiple trade issues in the new USMCA deal. NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh claims the prime minister betrayed Canadas dairy sector.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau defended calling the Conservatives ambulance chasing politicians, after a testy House of Commons exchange with the Tories over convicted murderer Terri-Lynne McClintics transfer to a healing lodge.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says appealing a court decision that reversed approval for the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion would push back the start of construction by years.