Almost 7 years ago, while going through some personal issues, I made a terrible mistake and ended up being convicted of driving under the influence (DUI) in the State of California. It was a dark period in my life, but I have moved on and learned my lesson. This spring, however, my intoxicated driving conviction […]
We are excited to announce the official Canadian launch of the instanews Android app and instanews iOS app. The instanews mobile app enables anyone with an iPhone or Android phone to share breaking local news with nearby people more effectively than on existing platforms. Quickly and easily publish your own local news stories, and discover […]
Bold move, Constable Montague.
Her Facebook profile paints the picture of a solitary life.
After badmouthing her in private emails that have since leaked, it looks like the former secretary of state is settling on voting for the only viable alternative to Donald Trump.
Rarely does the Murdoch media in Australia need an invitation to attack environmentalists.
Whether it’s backing climate science denialists or criticising environment groups for getting in the way of coal projects, NewsCorp Australia’s flagship The Australian newspaper is a reliable supporter of coal developments.
In recent days, the conservative media stable has pushed hard with a story plucked from the Wikileaks release of the email inbox of John Podesta, the chairman of Hilary Clinton’s presidential campaign.
On the season two premiere of CYBERWAR, VICE reporter Ben Makuch investigates the most significant cyberattacks of our time.
In previously recorded conversations with a biographer, Trump comes off as someone who is wholly insecure, obsessed with the spotlight, and unable to reflect on his faults or past mistakes.
It definitely looks like our commandos are directly in combat with the Islamic State, not just “advising.”
It took two and a half months after methane first started leaking from the Aliso Canyon storage facility on October 23, 2015 for the state of California to declare a state of emergency.
By the time the leak was stopped in February 2016, the blowout at Aliso Canyon had caused an estimated 100,000 metric tons of natural gas to escape into the atmosphere, the largest single emission of methane documented in U.S. history. Thousands of homes had to be evacuated in the nearby North San Fernando Valley community of Porter Ranch, where residents suffered headaches, nosebleeds, rashes, and other serious health impacts due to the gas leak.
The dubious idea that we might “enable” our partners or loved ones suffering from addiction lingers—despite being unscientific and straight-up harmful.
Today, the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs, announced the introduction of a bill in the Senate intended to eliminate known sex-based inequities in the registration provisions of the Indian Act.
MP who killed the tampon tax wants the government to cover contraceptives too.
“We are heartbroken” said the father of one of the students.
Scientists worldwide accept that Earth is warming at an unusually rapid rate, that humans are primarily responsible, mainly by burning fossil fuels, and that the consequences for humanity will be disastrous if we don’t take immediate, widespread action. The U.S. Defense Department calls climate change a security risk “because it degrades living conditions, human security and the ability of governments to meet the basic needs of their populations.”
From visiting friends and relatives to getting goods to market, we rely on our roads, bridges and highways to support a vibrant economy and great quality of life. Investing in modern transportation infrastructure will help create jobs and grow the midd…
Minister Hajdu closes Women’s History Month with announcement of support for project by Equal Voice
Ottawa, October 25, 2016 – The Hon. John McCallum, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, today issued the following statement: “The Government of Canada is pleased that all parties are cooperating to help the vulnerable Yazidi population that has suffered so much.
Netflix’s new season of Black Mirror falters when it forgoes the subtleties and forgets to trust its audience.
October 25, 2016 – Ottawa, Ontario – Global Affairs Canada
The Honourable Stéphane Dion, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today issued the following statement:
“Canada strongly condemns yesterday’s terrorist attack on a police training college in Quetta, Pakistan, which resulted in a tragic loss of life.
Pussy Grabs Back criticized victim-blaming and misogyny Trump embodies.
We talked to the district attorney on Staten Island about how such a cop-heavy borough became ground zero for the heroin epidemic.
Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Minister Ralph Goodale speaks during Question Period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Canada, Dec. 10, 2015. (Photo: REUTERS/Chris Wattie)
About a year after the Liberals won a majority go…
Grab yourself a few tissues—the first trailer for Netflix’s upcoming series, The Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life, just dropped.
The police say all the patients were in long-term care, and that the the nurse had committed the murders over the course of seven years with the use of some type of drug.
Today, the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, and the Honourable MaryAnn Mihychuk, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, announced a call for nominations to seek membership on a Steer…
“Hey, @realDonaldTrump, at least I will go down as a president.”
By Roula El-Rifai
Welcoming over 30,000 Syrian refugees to Canada in the past year is a reflection of the shared values and generous spirit of Canadians and communities, businesses and governments across this country.
Last month, Prime Minister Just…
Many Americans are fed up with the presidential campaign, but that doesn’t stop progressive door-knockers from trying to convince them that there are issues worth caring about and voting for.
Today, Parks Canada and the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada commemorated the importance of the Girl Guide Movement in Canada as an event of national historic significance. A special ceremony was held in Toronto, Ontario, with members of th…
What does the 90s’ mumbling, fourth-rate action star say about America and me?
New Patented Medicine Prices Review Board report provides insight into the market for biologic response modifier agents and compares Canadian treatment costs to international benchmarks
Twenty years after its release, the classic Canadian punk rock road trip movie is just as awesome.
After seeing girls and guns everywhere, from music videos to porn, Louise Orwin started to question whether a woman wielding a weapon is a symbol of power, or just a male fantasy.
VICELAND’s late night hosts had a lot to say about Khaled’s first moments of fatherhood.
Why do we only have two terrible options to chose from?
Alongside other main force contributors to the Global Coalition against Daesh, Defence Minister Harjit S. Sajjan today participated in the Counter-ISIL Small Group Defense Ministerial in Paris, France.
Today’s meeting, jointly chaired by France and th…
Kellyanne Conway, campaign manager for U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. (Photo: REUTERS/Carlo Allegri)
Joseph Goebbels, Adolph Hitler’s minister of propaganda, was famous for the “Big Lie” — the notion that an outrageous lie was m…