Disgraced Prince Andrew retains Canadian military roles

Prince Andrew, the much-disgraced Duke of York, stepped away from public life late last month in the aftermath of a disastrous interview on the BBC. In the weeks since, organizations around the world, including the prince’s old Canadian private school, have raced to cut ties with the bungling royal. His own mother reportedly cancelled his 60th birthday party.But the Queen’s middle son...

New foreign minister, Francois-Philippe Champagne presses for Canadian detainees with China counterpart

OTTAWA — Canada’s new foreign affairs minister hit the ground running this weekend, spending an hour in face-to-face talks with his Chinese counterpart over the fate of two Canadian men that the Trudeau government maintains are being arbitrarily detained.Francois-Philippe Champagne, who was shuffled into the new portfolio on Wednesday, spoke with China’s Wang Yi on Saturday at the G20...

At least one Canadian sickened after latest recall of California romaine

The Public Health Agency of Canada has confirmed that one Canadian case of E. coli infection has the “fingerprint” linked to recalled romaine lettuce grown in Salinas, CA.“Although an outbreak is not occurring in Canada, the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) has identified one Canadian illness with a similar genetic fingerprint to illnesses reported in the U.S. investigation,” the...

Als linebacker Hénoc Muamba named CFL’s most outstanding Canadian

Born in Kinshasa, Zaire, before being raised in both Montreal and Mississauga, Ont., Hénoc Muamba didn’t begin playing football until Grade 10.And when he started, he wasn’t a middle linebacker. He was a running back who hated the game and ran from defenders out of fear more than an attempt to reach the end zone.“I didn’t like the contact aspect of it. I was running away from people...