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The REV Ram 1500 is introduced at the New York International Auto Show in New York April 5, 2023. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)

New Ram electric pickup can go up to 500 miles on a charge

An electric Ram pickup truck with up to 500 miles of range…

The REV Ram 1500 is introduced at the New York International Auto Show in New York April 5, 2023. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
This photo made Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013, shows a Canadian F-18 over western Alaska as it tracks a hijacked airplane in a simulation. The North American Aerospace Defence Command says it has positively identified an object that is currently flying at high altitude over Northern Canada. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP/Mark Thiessen

Flying object shot down over Yukon on Trudeau’s orders; CAF mum on what it was

Trudeau announced on Twitter that it had been taken down by an American fighter jet

This photo made Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013, shows a Canadian F-18 over western Alaska as it tracks a hijacked airplane in a simulation. The North American Aerospace Defence Command says it has positively identified an object that is currently flying at high altitude over Northern Canada. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP/Mark Thiessen
The Inuvik–Tuktoyaktuk Highway in the Caribou Hills, just north of Inuvik. (Samuell/Wikimedia Commons)

Ottawa, N.W.T. spend $14M on Inuvik-Tuktoyaktuk Highway

INUVIK, N.W.T. — The federal and Northwest Territories governments are together spending…

The Inuvik–Tuktoyaktuk Highway in the Caribou Hills, just north of Inuvik. (Samuell/Wikimedia Commons)
Zacharias Kunuk, director, and Lucy Tulugarjuk, NITV chair and executive director. “Broadcasting is natural storytelling,” Tulugarjuk. “So it’s a way of using our voice and expressions to (reach out to) the world. Not just to Inuit, but to everyone.” (Courtesy/Isuma Distribution International)

‘Gift for all’: Nunavut TV channel looks to be in the homes of every Canadian

As a little girl in the early ’80s, Lucy Tulugarjuk said she…

Zacharias Kunuk, director, and Lucy Tulugarjuk, NITV chair and executive director. “Broadcasting is natural storytelling,” Tulugarjuk. “So it’s a way of using our voice and expressions to (reach out to) the world. Not just to Inuit, but to everyone.” (Courtesy/Isuma Distribution International)
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks at the General Motors CAMI production plant in Ingersoll, Ont., on Dec. 5. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nicole Osborne

Canada moves to mandate electric vehicle sales starting in 2026

One-fifth of all passenger cars, SUVs and trucks sold in Canada in…

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks at the General Motors CAMI production plant in Ingersoll, Ont., on Dec. 5. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nicole Osborne
Sunta Sem, seen in an undated handout photo, is a Toronto private chef and caterer who sells meals through the Cookin app. Sem will swap sweet potatoes for other root vegetables like parsnips or when preparing food with greens, opt for Boston lettuce, which she says hasn’t risen in price too much. (Courtesy/Cookin)

Hosting a holiday dinner? Here are some cost-saving tips

TORONTO — When Canadians soon gather with loved ones for holiday meals,…

Sunta Sem, seen in an undated handout photo, is a Toronto private chef and caterer who sells meals through the Cookin app. Sem will swap sweet potatoes for other root vegetables like parsnips or when preparing food with greens, opt for Boston lettuce, which she says hasn’t risen in price too much. (Courtesy/Cookin)
Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry Francois-Philippe Champagne speaks to reporters at the Liberal summer caucus retreat in St. Andrews, N.B. on September 13, 2022. When Innovation Minister François-Philippe Champagne gets in front a microphone these days to talk about electrifying Canada’s auto industry, he has a favourite line to sum up his efforts to attract global investment. “Not everyone in the world wakes up thinking about Canada,” he says. His job, as he sees it, is to change that. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darren Calabrese
Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry Francois-Philippe Champagne speaks to reporters at the Liberal summer caucus retreat in St. Andrews, N.B. on September 13, 2022. When Innovation Minister François-Philippe Champagne gets in front a microphone these days to talk about electrifying Canada’s auto industry, he has a favourite line to sum up his efforts to attract global investment. “Not everyone in the world wakes up thinking about Canada,” he says. His job, as he sees it, is to change that. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darren Calabrese
Hockey Canada CEO Scott Smith appears at the standing committee on Canadian Heritage in Ottawa on July 27 in Ottawa. (Sean Kilpatrick/Canadian Press via AP file)

Scott Smith out as Hockey Canada’s president and CEO; board of directors resigns

Joshua Clipperton Canadian Press Scott Smith spent nearly three decades climbing the…

Hockey Canada CEO Scott Smith appears at the standing committee on Canadian Heritage in Ottawa on July 27 in Ottawa. (Sean Kilpatrick/Canadian Press via AP file)
Queen Elizabeth II attends a garden party at Rideau Hall in Ottawa on Wednesday June 30, 2010. The royal couple is on a nine-day tour of Canada. (Sean Kilpatrick/Canadian Press)

The Queen, longest-reigning monarch in British history, dies at 96: Buckingham Palace

Elizabeth II, Queen of the United Kingdom, Canada and the Commonwealth, ascended…

Queen Elizabeth II attends a garden party at Rideau Hall in Ottawa on Wednesday June 30, 2010. The royal couple is on a nine-day tour of Canada. (Sean Kilpatrick/Canadian Press)
FILE – Rogers Communications. (Darren Calabrese/Canadian Press)

Rogers restores service for ‘vast majority’ of customers after outage

Outage impacted customers including 911 services and debit transactions

FILE – Rogers Communications. (Darren Calabrese/Canadian Press)
Eldo Enns rides his penny farthing bicycle in Dawson City, Yukon, on Friday June 19, 2009. Yukon’s tourism industry is abuzz with anticipation as Canada’s northernmost border opens June 1 for the first time since the pandemic began, says the executive director of the Klondike Visitors Association in Dawson City.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Canada’s most northern border to reopen June 1, Yukon prepares for return of tourism

Americans typically make up most of the territory’s tourists

Eldo Enns rides his penny farthing bicycle in Dawson City, Yukon, on Friday June 19, 2009. Yukon’s tourism industry is abuzz with anticipation as Canada’s northernmost border opens June 1 for the first time since the pandemic began, says the executive director of the Klondike Visitors Association in Dawson City.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall arrive in Ottawa as part of a three-day Canadian tour on May 17. (Paul Chiasson/Canadian Press)

Prince Charles and Camilla wrap tour in Yellowknife, but calls for reconciliation continue

YELLOWKNIFE — The Dene drum dance features the rhythmic pounding of caribou…

Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall arrive in Ottawa as part of a three-day Canadian tour on May 17. (Paul Chiasson/Canadian Press)
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Some homeless encampments can be pretty elaborate, like this one under the north end of the Chehalis River Bridge in Aberdeen.

Shelters for abuse victims report effects of COVID-19

VANCOUVER — A new report from Statistics Canada says one in three…

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Some homeless encampments can be pretty elaborate, like this one under the north end of the Chehalis River Bridge in Aberdeen.
A prominent climate scientist says Canada has fallen behind on its commitment to scientific research in the Arctic and it's having an effect on Canadian sovereignty in the north. A iceberg floating in the Baffin Bay above the arctic circle dwarfs the Canadian Coast Guard icebreaker Louis S. St-Laurent. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Canada looking closely at Arctic as part of defence spending increase: Trudeau

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is hinting that new investments are…

A prominent climate scientist says Canada has fallen behind on its commitment to scientific research in the Arctic and it's having an effect on Canadian sovereignty in the north. A iceberg floating in the Baffin Bay above the arctic circle dwarfs the Canadian Coast Guard icebreaker Louis S. St-Laurent. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
President of the Metis community, Cassidy Caron, second from left, and other delegates arrive to speak to the media in St. Peter's Square after their meeting with Pope Francis at the Vatican on Monday, March 28, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-Gregorio Borgia

‘Those belong in our communities:’ Delegates tour Vatican’s artifacts collection

ROME— Marie-Anne Day Walker-Pelletier sat down in a taxi as she left…

President of the Metis community, Cassidy Caron, second from left, and other delegates arrive to speak to the media in St. Peter's Square after their meeting with Pope Francis at the Vatican on Monday, March 28, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-Gregorio Borgia
Work on the City of Iqaluit water treatment plant continues in Iqaluit, Nvt., on Oct. 27, 2021. The city has shut down its water treatment plant after the water was contaminated with fuel. (Dustin Patar/Canadian Press)

Iqaluit water treatment plant shut down over fuel contamination

IQALUIT, Nunavut — The City of Iqaluit shut down its water treatment…

Work on the City of Iqaluit water treatment plant continues in Iqaluit, Nvt., on Oct. 27, 2021. The city has shut down its water treatment plant after the water was contaminated with fuel. (Dustin Patar/Canadian Press)
Nunavut is no longer testing for COVID-19 in most scenarios, Nunavut’s chief public health officer Dr. Michael Patterson says. (Emma Tranter/Canadian Press)

Nunavut changes COVID-19 testing to free up health-care resources

IQALUIT — Nunavut will no longer offer lab-confirmed testing for communities with…

Nunavut is no longer testing for COVID-19 in most scenarios, Nunavut’s chief public health officer Dr. Michael Patterson says. (Emma Tranter/Canadian Press)
This October 2021 photo provided by Pfizer shows kid-size doses of its COVID-19 vaccine. (Black Press file)

As COVID-19 cases rise, Ontario study suggests Omicron is less severe

The Omicron variant continued to cause record-breaking COVID-19 numbers of cases in…

This October 2021 photo provided by Pfizer shows kid-size doses of its COVID-19 vaccine. (Black Press file)
Regional Chief Terry Teegee speaks after Premier John Horgan announced Indigenous human rights will be recognized in B.C. with new legislation during a news conference at the legislature in Victoria on October 24, 2019. (Chad Hipolito/Canadian Press)

B.C. marks two years since passing law to adopt declaration on Indigenous rights

Regional Chief Terry Teegee speaks after Premier John Horgan announced Indigenous human rights will be recognized in B.C. with new legislation during a news conference at the legislature in Victoria on October 24, 2019. (Chad Hipolito/Canadian Press)
Czechia’s Jan Mysak (19) and Germany’s Markus Schweiger (26) battle for the puck during second period IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Edmonton on Dec. 27. (Jason Franson/Canadian Press)

World junior hockey championship cancelled

EDMONTON — The world junior men’s hockey championship in Edmonton and Red…

Czechia’s Jan Mysak (19) and Germany’s Markus Schweiger (26) battle for the puck during second period IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Edmonton on Dec. 27. (Jason Franson/Canadian Press)