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World Jun 30Canada announces billions in retaliatory tariffs against US
The taxes on items including ketchup, lawn mowers and motor boats amount to $12.6 billion.
World Jun 20Canadian senate passes weed bill but legalization delayed
Canada's Senate gave final passage Tuesday to the federal government's bill to legalize cannabis.
World Jun 10Trump pulls out of joint G-7 statement, attacks Trudeau
The annual G-7 summit appeared to have weathered tensions over President Donald Trump’s threats of a tariff-fueled trade war until the mercurial American pulled out of a joint statement while citing “false statements” by Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
World Jun 09Trump disrupts G-7 gender equality meeting by arriving late
President Donald Trump arrived late for a gender equality meeting at the G-7 summit, prompting Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to kick it off without waiting for “stragglers” to arrive.
World Jun 08WATCH: Global leaders discuss economic growth at G7 summit
The G7 summit is bringing together world leaders to discuss economic growth, gender equality and other issues. Watch it live here.
Politics Jun 08Trump says ‘let Russia back in’ as he heads for G7 summit
Russia was ousted from the elite group in 2014. Trump tells reporters: "Russia should be in the meeting, should be a part of it."…
World Mar 25Canada determined to diversify despite Keystone XL approval
Canada's natural resource minister said his government is happy the Keystone XL pipeline been approved, but that Canada remains determined to diversify its oil exports.
Nation Feb 13WATCH: Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speak at the White House
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump praised the "outstanding" trade relationship between the United States and Canada Monday, saying he would only be "tweaking" it going forward.
Nation Feb 13Canada’s Trudeau arrives in Washington to meet with Trump
In the first face-to-face meeting with the new U.S. president, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will talk about free trade at the White House.
World Jan 28Trudeau says Canada will take refugees banned by U.S.
TORONTO -- Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has a message for refugees rejected by U.S. President Donald Trump: Canada will take you.