It could be a new world order following the inauguration of U.S. President Donald Trump, but America still holds old friend Canada in high regard, according to a new survey. The Angus Reid Institute public opinion poll found that 80 per cent of respondents had a positive view of their northern neighbour
If you want to get a sense of what kind of impression Canada has made on the U.S. over the years, newly released declassified documents give some eyebrow-raising insights. Nearly a million records from the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency, starting from the Second World War until the 1990, are now available
If you’re a sea lion, sometimes a car can look a lot like a rock. The one-minute clip was posted to Facebook Saturday by alpaca farmer and Freeland, Washington resident Melanie Sceva Hill. In the video, a small crowd with camera phones in hand has gathered around the action — a sea lion making itself
A 12-year-old Nfld. boy is reportedly in hot water for illegally selling fish for pocket money. The boy and his dad didn't know it was against the law until a government agent came to their door in what the dad calls a 'sting operation.'
Marjorie and Peter Murphy moved back to Paris in 2015 after 9 years in Toronto. Germans often mention How I Met Your Mother when asked what they know about Canada. The show, which ran from 2005 to 2014, featured Canadian actor Cobie Smulders as Robin Scherbatsky, who had a brief pop career in Canada
Canadians joined their American neighbours Saturday as women’s marches across the country drew in massive crowds of people.
The St. John’s Women’s March was moved online after a blizzard hit the Newfoundland capital. The march planned for downtown St. John’s on Saturday went virtual when a blizzard largely shut down the capital of Newfoundland and Labrador — but some supporters found a way to come out in solidarity anyway
As Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States and protests flared up in Washington, D.C., some moments of levity broke the tension. The 45th President of the USA pic.twitter.com/kA2SrkJEeS
As Donald Trump is sworn in as the 45th U.S. president, protesters are taking to the streets around the world to denounce the man and his policies, from climate change skepticism to the overt racism he employed during his election campaign.
On the left, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his cabinet picks walk to Rideau Hall to be sworn in. On the right, U.S. President Barack Obama takes the oath of office in 2013. The stark contrast between how the U.S. and Canada swear in their new leaders is one deeply rooted in history and each nation
Donald Trump, who is responsible for many of the world’s most recognized developments, will soon become familiar with some new real estate. With 132 rooms and 35 bathrooms sprawling over 55,000-square feet, the White House is undoubtedly big enough to accommodate Trump’s large family. When asked at
Andrew Stivelman moved to Canada after George W. Bush was elected president. Andrew Stivelman didn’t like the direction his country was heading in and jumped at the chance to leave the United States in the summer of 2003 when his Boston employer opened an office in Toronto. Stivelman didn’t consider
As you can see, cool guy James was out with the boys but wanted to convince his lady friend he was all cuddled up at home. Say what you like about building trust in relationships, the internet wasted no time in cheering on James for the stunt.
Today’s job market can be tough. Around the world, citizens are battling for fair compensation and basic rights. So it should come as no surprise that people called out the hypocricy of a recent job posting on the British classifieds website Gumtree.com.
People in a Russian apartment building use a hammer, a cane and a spray can to show their displeasure with a neighbour’s surveillance camera. Residents in a Russian apartment building were not pleased when a neighbour installed a surveillance camera in the hallway.
Christmas finally came to the animals at the Toronto Zoo when they were given 109 unused fir trees to enjoy in their enclosures. The Toronto Star reports that a Hamilton Home Depot donated the trees and that the animals seem pleased with the post-holiday haul. “Providing these trees to our animals
As president-elect Donald Trump prepares to take his oath of office and become the 45th President of the United States, women across the U.S. mobilizing for a historic March on Washington. And now thousands of their Canadian neighbours are joining them.
Months after Black Lives Matter stopped Toronto’s Pride parade to demand changes to the annual festival, Pride Toronto organizers have officially signed off on the demands, including a ban on police floats. “After what happened in Toronto, we had discussions.
Businessman Kevin O’Leary stops and smiles for the camera as he makes his way around Toronto on Jan. 18, 2017, after announcing his bid for the federal Conservative leadership position. When actor Arnold Schwarzenegger ran for governor of California in 2003, Californians didn’t see any of his films
A throw pillow-sized object that appears to be a meteorite was recently spotted by NASA’s Mars Curiosity Rover, setting the stage for new information to be potentially unearthed. The object appears smooth and grey with a few small dimples on its somewhat shiny surface. In the single photo available
Two kittens on YouTube have added a bit of cute to one of the most dramatic moments in the entire Star Wars series. The scene in question is from “The Empire Strikes Back”, when Darth Vader reveals to Luke Skywalker the truth about his identity. The Empire Scratches Back is split into two horizontal
When amateur photographer and Reddit user JTran1 snapped a photo of a couple’s proposal in New York City, there wasn’t any certainty that the two strangers would ever see the picture.
Kevin O’Leary speaks during the Conservative Party of Canada convention in Vancouver, Friday, May 27, 2016. Columnist Yves Boisvert, in La Presse, lambasted O’Leary for what he called an obvious ploy to avoid the debate. “To not speak French and seek to be prime minister of Canada is already galling