China absence looms over Canada meeting on how to pressure N. Korea

By David Ljunggren VANCOUVER, Jan 15 : Foreign ministers from around 20 nations gather on Tuesday to discuss how to curb North Korea’s nuclear ambitions through diplomatic and financial pressure, but China, seen as a key player in any long-term solution, will be absent. The Vancouver meeting, co-hosted by Canada and the United States, comes […]

Canada’s Trudeau returns to retail politics amid ethics attacks

By Andrea Hopkins LONDON, Ontario, Jan 12 : Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau gathered with his cabinet on Friday aiming to reset the agenda after a rough end to 2017, hoping a return to retail politics and a little voter adulation restores momentum for the second half of his mandate. Bracketing the two-day cabinet retreat […]

Planes collide at Toronto’s Pearson Airport; passengers safe

By Julie Gordon Undated, Jan 6 : Dozens of passengers were evacuated from an aircraft at Toronto’s Pearson Airport late on Friday after a plane under tow struck an arriving jet that was waiting to park, sparking a small fire, the airport authority said. Fire and emergency services responded to the collision between the two […]