LAVAL, Que. — Gilles Vaillancourt, once one of Quebec's most influential municipal politicians, was sent to prison Thursday for his role in a scheme that defrauded public coffers of millions of dollars.
OTTAWA — Any hope that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will keep his promise to reform Canada's voting system in time for the next federal election all but vanished Thursday after his democratic institutions minister misrepresented the conclusions of a special all
OTTAWA — "We've been very clear from the very beginning, Mr. Speaker, that we will not move forward on reform without the broad support of Canadians." — Democratic Institutions Minister Maryam Monsef, Nov. 28, 2016.
ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — The case of a former top Newfoundland athlete charged in the death of a man whose body was found under the stairwell of a St. John's apartment building has been put over until the new year.