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Executive order set to pull back from Obama's Clean Power Plan, and lift moratorium on new coal leases on federal lands The post Trump takes aim at Obama’s efforts to curb global warming appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: The Associated Press | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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For the first time in six election cycles, the GOP controls all major levers of federal power. Why aren't things going well? The post Will Republican infighting stall Trump’s agenda? appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Alex Panetta, The Canadian Press | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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What Canadian street filled the 'Boardwalk' property in Canadian Monopoly? If you know, you could win! The post The Canada150 Quiz Countdown trivia test: Day 57! appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: macleans.ca | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Discussions over U.S. taxpayers paying for a border wall comes as government threatens to partially shut down on April 28 The post White House calls for domestic cuts to finance border wall appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: The Associated Press | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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In Nigeria, Somalia and South Sudan, potential famines could threaten the lives of nearly 16 million people within months The post Massive humanitarian crisis strikes in Africa as Trump plans aid cuts appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: The Associated Press | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Speaking to businesswomen in San Francisco, Clinton faulted the Republican presidential administration repeatedly The post Hillary Clinton jabs Trump in first major post-election speech appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: The Associated Press | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Rather than promoting shared values, they curate differences—part of a political trend that's now wreaking havoc in the U.S. The post Why budget ‘gender statements’ are a bad idea appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Peter Shawn Taylor | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Health and education will also receive billions in investment over the next several years The post Quebec introduces mild income-tax cuts and projects balanced budget appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: The Canadian Press | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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When it comes to psychological suffering, talking about doctor-assisted death can be tricky. But Canada needs a proper framework. The post Canada’s halfway measures on assisted dying fails the mentally ill appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: macleans.ca | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Daily Trump Tracker: The president turns down an invitation to play ball, and Maine makes a medical fuss The post Throwing strikes is not on Donald Trump’s agenda appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Murad Hemmadi | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Funding is below what federal officials said would be needed to make a measurable effect on child-care spaces countrywide The post Trudeau says child care budget plan ‘huge’; critics say he’s overselling appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Jordan Press, The Canadian Press | Thursday, March 30, 2017
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A trade envoy says a lengthy fight could be in the cards if a softwood lumber deal can't be reached by the summer or fall The post Canada-U.S. softwood lumber deal could be quick—or arduous appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: The Canadian Press | Thursday, March 30, 2017
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On Wednesday the bureau said it had 'corrected' the proposal, removing the gender and sexuality category The post U.S. Census Bureau withdraws proposal to count LGBTQ Americans appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: The Associated Press | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Friedman is the first ambassador to be sworn in under the Trump administration The post David Friedman sworn in as Trump’s ambassador to Israel appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: The Associated Press | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Maclean’s continues to believe in the vital importance of a free and open exchange of ideas and opinions—even if McGill University does not. The post Maclean’s editorial: What the Andrew Potter affair was really about appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: macleans.ca | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Campaigns are out in force making the pitch for one to sustain the other until voting day on May 27 The post Fight for votes begins in Conservative leadership race appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: The Canadian Press | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Some officers are wearing wristbands in solidarity with Daniel Montsion, charged in the death of Abdirahman Abdi The post Ottawa police chief cautions officers on wristband campaign appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Joanna Smith, The Canadian Press | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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If Canada and China enter trade talks, ambassador John McCallum says any deal will include human rights and labour standards The post Human rights on the table in any China free trade deal: John McCallum appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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The first daughter previously announced she was getting a West Wing office and a security clearance The post Ivanka Trump to become official White House employee appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: The Associated Press | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Evan Solomon wrote to McGill with pointed questions about how it handled the Andrew Potter affair. The answers did not impress. The post A McGill alumnus with some questions for his alma mater appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Evan Solomon | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Daily Trump Tracker: The president gets into an apology argument with the Grey Lady and more from the Trump White House The post Sorry not sorry: Donald Trump vs. The New York Times appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Murad Hemmadi | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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The Conservative membership sign-up deadline is over—and the campaign messages have narrowed. Here's what comes next. The post Conservative leadership race: The beginning of the end—but for whom? appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Andrew MacDougall | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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If he hopes to win the Tory crown, Kevin O'Leary will have to fully embrace the power of his personal brand of O'Logic™ The post Kevin O’Leary, an inspiration to unqualified hacks everywhere appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Scott Feschuk | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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The man reportedly gained entry to the event claiming to be a member of the 'world alternative media' The post Heckler calls Trudeau a ‘scumbag’ at Winnipeg news conference appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: The Canadian Press | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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In a letter to Whitecap Resources, Wall offers to subsidize relocation costs and trim taxes and royalties The post Brad Wall invites Calgary energy companies to relocate to Saskatchewan appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: The Canadian Press | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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European history’s most momentous economic divorce has now officially begun and it's going to be ugly The post Welcome back to Little Britain appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Leah McLaren | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Animal spirits still rule Canada's real estate scene, working urban markets into a froth. But there are ways to tame them. The post How to cool a red-hot housing market appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: macleans.ca | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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While Bombardier laid of thousands and sought government funding, its executive compensation jumped by half The post Compensation for Bombardier senior execs jumps nearly 50 per cent appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: The Canadian Press | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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When nine died on March 29, 2016 in a Pikangikum house fire, Matthew Miller got angry—and set to work The post A year after a tragedy, a First Nations fire chief seeks solutions appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: John Geddes | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Scott Gilmore: I hate my party. It's time to build a new one that genuinely believes in liberty, equality and facts over ideology. The post Confessions of a self-loathing Tory appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Scott Gilmore | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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A CityNews reporter details her experience watching asylum-seekers come over the Canadian border from the U.S. The post Border Runners: Why I wanted to see the journey first-hand appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: macleans.ca | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Britain delivers letter to European Council President Donald Tusk formally triggering a two-year countdown to the final split The post Britain makes its European exit official appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: The Associated Press | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Can Trump's son-in-law, handle all the work he's been given? The post Jared Kushner steps into the spotlight appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: The Associated Press | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Sen. Larry Smith will look closer at Sen. Lynn Beyak's comments that residential school system did 'good' The post New Senate Tory leader to look at residential-school comments appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Jordan Press, The Canadian Press | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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From Neil Gaiman to Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, these are the hottest fiction and non-fiction titles of the week The post The Maclean’s Bestsellers list: Week of Mar. 26 appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Brian Bethune | Wednesday, March 29, 2017
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Ask Evan Solomon and John Geddes anything about politics on Facebook Live, on Wednesday at 10 AM ET The post Crosstalk live politics show: Legal weed, Conservative crossroads appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: macleans.ca | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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A ditch at the end of Roxham Rd. in Champlain, N.Y., has become a hot spot for illegal border crossings into Canada. CityNews reporter Avery Haines was on the scene. The post Asylum-seekers make illegal crossings into Canada appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: macleans.ca | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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A ditch at the end of Roxham Rd. in Champlain, N.Y., has become a hot spot for illegal border crossings into Canada The post Watch asylum-seekers get arrested at the Canada-U.S. border appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: CityNews | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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In January, Pride Toronto adopted a list of demands, including banning police floats, issued by the city's Black Lives Matter chapter The post Toronto councillor wants Pride parade grant axed after police float ban appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: The Canadian Press | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Some provincial governments are expressing concern in the wake of signals that federal legislation to legalize pot is on the horizon The post Ottawa’s marijuana legalization plan sparks enforcement concerns appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Kristy Kirkup, The Canadian Press | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Parasites and pathogens are becoming resistant to pesticides and herbicides, and climate change means an influx of new pests The post How crop monocultures are threatening our food supply appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: macleans.ca | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Yates was set to testify at congressional hearings focused on Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election The post Lawyer says Trump administration moved to limit Sally Yates’ testimony appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: The Associated Press | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Corruption and murder have drawn Russians into the streets. Meanwhile Canada is still dithering and delaying over basic sanctions. The post Why is Canada so weak on Russia? appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Terry Glavin | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Why Andrew Potter’s resignation as the director of a McGill institute will have fallout for academia’s women and minorities The post Threats to academic freedom aren’t just a white-guy problem appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: macleans.ca | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Beyak's comments have threatened to derail a committee looking into the Crown's relationship with Canada's Indigenous Peoples The post Senator Lynn Beyak slammed over comments about residential schools appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Jordan Press, The Canadian Press | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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In this interview, MP Kevin Lamoureux suggests a Liberal election pledge trumps opposition outcry The post Why Liberals want to change how MPs work in Ottawa appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: John Geddes | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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This week marks the 150th anniversary of Queen Victoria's granting Royal Assent to the British North America Act The post It’s time to embrace the ‘Mother of Confederation’ appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: macleans.ca | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Ottawa's young star was under attack from day one of her cabinet job. Just don't say she was 'thrown under the bus' by Trudeau. The post Karina Gould’s trial by fire appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Shannon Proudfoot | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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The Bank of Canada governor outlines the historic case for Canada's openness to trade, investment and people The post For the record: Stephen Poloz on Canadian economic openness appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: macleans.ca | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Bank of Canada governor says history shows 'correlation between economic progress and openness to be striking' The post Protectionism brings ‘steep’ costs for Canada, says Poloz appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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