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Protesters opposing a right wing group clash with Quebec City police

A demonstrator displays a banner during an anti-racism demonstration, in Quebec City on Sunday, August 20, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jacques Boissinot MONTREAL — Tensions boiled over in Quebec City on


Trudeau takes aim at ‘racist’ rallies, urges trust in immigration system

MONTREAL — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canadians should maintain confidence in the immigration system even as thousands of asylum seekers continue to pour into the country. Speaking to reporters


From panhandlers to street musicians, not everyone is ready for cashless society

MONTREAL — The sound of Anthony Lovison’s singing echoes through the corridors of the Montreal subway, reaching commuters’ ears long before they see the young brown-haired man and his guitar.


Ignacio Piatti scores twice, Impact beat Real Salt Lake for fourth straight win

Montreal Impact’s Ignacio Piatti, right, celebrates with teammate Samuel Piette after scoring against Real Salt Lake during first half MLS soccer action in Montreal, Saturday, August 19, 2017. THE CANADIAN


Maltais withdraws from Canada’s 2018 short-track speedskating team selections

Valerie Maltais rounds the track during a short track speed skating practice in Montreal, Wednesday, January 11, 2017. Maltais fell on Wednesday during the semifinal round of the second 500-metre


Quebec thieves leave stolen goods behind during early-morning robbery

LAVAL, Que. — Police say thieves who broke into a Quebec department store early this morning accidentally lost hundreds of thousands in stolen goods as they fled. Laval police received


CIBC divorce from PC Financial shines light on bruised loyalty card industry

Credit cards are displayed in Montreal, Wednesday, December 12, 2012. Another divorce in Canada’s loyalty card sector has consumers stuck in the middle asking questions about the future of an


Montreal Impact can move into MLS playoff position with win over Real Salt Lake

MONTREAL — Riding a three-game winning streak, the Montreal Impact are within striking distance of a playoff position for the first time this season. A victory against Real Salt Lake

Arts & Culture

La Ronde amusement park removes carousel horse showing Indigenous man’s severed head

Montreal’s La Ronde amusement park says it has removed a carousel horse depicting an Indigenous man’s severed head in a bag. A resident of the Kahnawake Mohawk reserve near Montreal


Montreal mayor and police chief apologize for past anti-LGBTQ raids and arrests

Montreal’s mayor and police chief are apologizing for the way LGBTQ people were treated in the city from the 1960s to the 1990s. Mayor Denis Coderre said today he is

Business International

Brazil to ask for WTO panel to settle dispute over Bombardier subsidies

MONTREAL — Brazil says it will ask the World Trade Organization to establish a dispute settlement panel after consultations with Canada failed to resolve its complaint about government subsidies to


Variety in Quebec: The Province with Something for Everyone

With Quebec being the largest province in Canada in terms of geographical area, it is no surprise that it will take both locals and tourists a long time to unearth


Far-right, anti-racist groups plan duelling protests Sunday in Quebec City

Police hold back far-right protesters during a demonstration in Montreal, Saturday, March 4, 2017. A Montreal anti-fascist group said in a statement that it’s calling on anti-fascist and anti-racist groups

Business International

Bombardier says Russian worker charged with bribery doesn’t reflect its values

MONTREAL — Bombardier says the filing of formal criminal charges in Sweden on Friday against a railway employee doesn’t reflect its values. “We take these allegations very seriously as they