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Canada-U.S. dispute over Nexus sparks backlog of applications

Ottawa and Washington are at loggerheads over the popular Nexus trusted-travel program that allows citizens of both countries to cross the border more quickly,...

US top diplo­mat be­gins Latin Amer­i­ca tour with vis­it to Colom­bia

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has begun a week-long tour of Latin America, with the top United States diplomat making a first stop...

Government moves to dismiss class-action suit filed by Black civil service employees

The federal government has filed a court motion calling on a judge to dismiss a class-action lawsuit filed by Black civil service employees on...

Commons speaker calls for clear rules on hybrid sittings of Parliament

House of Commons Speaker Anthony Rota is calling for clear rules on when MPs can participate in hybrid sittings of Parliament to avoid a...

What is the Japan­ese prime min­is­ter’s mil­i­tary strat­e­gy?

From: Inside StoryFumio Kishida wants to boost the country’s military capabilities over the next five years.Japan is scrambling to boost its military...

Biden an­nounces new aid for Puer­to Rico af­ter Hur­ri­cane Fiona

In visit to island, US president says he will ensure that Puerto Rico gets promised assistance after devastating storm.US President Joe Biden has announced...

What to know about Christian Walker and his star turn in Georgia’s Senate race

Fans and supporters of Herschel Walker hold signs for him before he speaks at a rally on May 23, 2022 in Athens, Georgia. |...

Politics Briefing: Advancing use of French in Quebec will be a key priority in second term, Legault says

Hello,François Legault, who has led his Coalition Avenir Québec to a second term governing Quebec, says one of his key priorities going forward is...

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