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Hefty fines for cellphone-using driver ticketed twice in eight minutes

Hefty fines for cellphone-using driver ticketed twice in eight minutes

VANCOUVER — A driver in Vancouver needed just eight minutes to rack up more than $700 in fines and eight demerit points, all because of a reluctance to put down the phone.

Canada's inflation rate continues to pick up its pace, reaches 1.4% in August

OTTAWA — The country's annual inflation rate continued to accelerate last month with a boost from higher costs for gasoline, hotels and airline tickets. The new inflation reading Friday of 1.

Behind the Invictus spotlight, vets wait for Liberals to deliver on key promise

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will join hundreds of disabled veterans from across Canada and more than a dozen other countries in Toronto on Saturday to help kick off this year's edition of the Invictus Games.

N.S. could see some rough surf, gusty winds as tropical storm Jose chugs past

HALIFAX — A weakening post-tropical storm Jose could bring some gusty winds and rough surf to Nova Scotia as it chugs west.

QuickList: August inflation rate for selected Canadian cities

OTTAWA — Canada's national annual inflation rate was 1.4 per cent in August, Statistics Canada says.

QuickList: August inflation rates for Canadian provinces, territories

OTTAWA — Canada's national annual inflation rate was 1.4 per cent in August, Statistics Canada says. Here's what happened in the provinces and territories (previous month in brackets): — Newfoundland and Labrador: 1.2 per cent (1.
Trump commerce secretary says new study proves need for NAFTA changes

Trump commerce secretary says new study proves need for NAFTA changes

With the next round of NAFTA negotiations set to begin in Ottawa, U.S. President Donald Trump's commerce secretary says a new study proves the need for tougher rules on auto-parts imports in the continental trade agreement.
Trudeau: No comment on North Korea threats, let's pursue a diplomatic solution

Trudeau: No comment on North Korea threats, let's pursue a diplomatic solution

UNITED NATIONS, N.Y. — Justin Trudeau avoided being drawn into the tit-for-tat threats between the leaders of the U.S.
Trudeau devotes UN speech to Canada's shame over Indigenous Peoples

Trudeau devotes UN speech to Canada's shame over Indigenous Peoples

UNITED NATIONS, N.Y.

Four stories in the news for today, Sept. 22

Four stories in the news for Friday, Sept. 22 ——— PRINCE HARRY TO SET STAGE FOR INVICTUS GAMES The royal founder of the Invictus Games will be in Toronto today to set the stage for the multi-sport competition.