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Coleen Volk named head of Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp.

Coleen Volk named head of Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp.

The federal government has named Coleen Volk as president and CEO of Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. and Don Iveson as chair of the board of directors.
NDP says it's considering options about support for much-criticized Senate porn bill

NDP says it's considering options about support for much-criticized Senate porn bill

OTTAWA — Federal New Democrats won't say how they intend to vote on a bill that aims to keep minors from accessing sexually explicit material online, while the Conservatives say they're prepared to work on amending the controversial legislation.
G7 leaders pledge action to counter foreign interference in new statement

G7 leaders pledge action to counter foreign interference in new statement

SAVELLETRI DI FASANO — Leaders of the G7 countries say they are more concerned than ever about foreign interference and plan to create a "collective response framework" to counter foreign threats to democracies.
Singh won't break pact with Liberals despite concern PM isn't protecting democracy

Singh won't break pact with Liberals despite concern PM isn't protecting democracy

OTTAWA — Federal New Democrat Leader Jagmeet Singh is not willing to break ranks with the minority Liberal government, even after criticizing the prime minister for failing to protect Canada's democracy.
Frank Stronach accused of sexually assaulting three complainants: document

Frank Stronach accused of sexually assaulting three complainants: document

Canadian businessman and billionaire Frank Stronach is accused of sexually assaulting three different complainants in alleged incidents that took place in Toronto and Aurora, Ont., a court document filed this week shows.
RCMP arrest Quebec man for 3D printing of guns and spreading hatred against Jews

RCMP arrest Quebec man for 3D printing of guns and spreading hatred against Jews

MONTREAL — The RCMP say they arrested a Quebec man Thursday on charges of hate speech and 3D printing of firearms.
Victims of workplace harassment, sexual violence can get free legal counsel in Quebec

Victims of workplace harassment, sexual violence can get free legal counsel in Quebec

QUÉBEC — Quebec has announced $2.4 million over four years to cover the legal expenses for people who file claims of psychological harassment or sexual violence in the workplace.
Patients going without care due to nursing shortage in Manitoba First Nation

Patients going without care due to nursing shortage in Manitoba First Nation

OTTAWA — The chief of a First Nation in northern Manitoba says its nursing station is operating at half-capacity, and as a result members are going without the care they need.
Canada to host G7 leaders' summit in Kananaskis, Alta., next June

Canada to host G7 leaders' summit in Kananaskis, Alta., next June

OTTAWA — Canada says it will host the G7 summit next year in the heart of the Rocky Mountains. The announcement comes as this year's leaders' meeting continues in Apulia, Italy.
Defence Minister Bill Blair says more help coming for Ukraine, Latvia

Defence Minister Bill Blair says more help coming for Ukraine, Latvia

OTTAWA — Canada's minister of defence says the federal government is committed to supporting Ukraine. Bill Blair is meeting with members of NATO in the Belgian capital of Brussels.
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