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  • The Latest: Record 150-plus world leaders at UN summit story has photos
    Updated: Oct-03-15 2:03 pm

    UNITED NATIONS - The latest developments from the annual meeting of the U.N. General Assembly, where world leaders are grappling with a multitude of global crises, including the fight against terrorism - the Islamic State in particular - and easing the refugee crisis in the Middle East and North Africa (all times local):

  • Canada's Conservative govt brings up Islam before debate story has photos
    Updated: Oct-02-15 10:19 pm

    TORONTO - Canada's Conservative government said Friday it will create a phone line for Canadians to report those engaged in "barbaric cultural practices," ahead of the final debate in Canada's divisive election campaign.

  • Canada PM, opponents clash over refugee policy in debate 
    Updated: Sep-28-15 11:10 pm

    TORONTO - Conservative Prime Minister Stephen Harper said Monday that Canada shouldn't take in more Syrian refugees just to "chase headlines" as he debated his two main rivals in next month's election.

  • AP Interview: Finance minister says no recession in Canada story has photos
    Updated: Sep-23-15 2:39 pm

    TORONTO - Canada's finance minister says Canada is not in recession now and wasn't in recession in the first half of the year despite data showing otherwise.

  • Clinton opposes construction of Keystone XL pipeline story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Sep-22-15 5:48 pm

    DES MOINES, Iowa - Hillary Rodham Clinton said Tuesday she opposes construction of the Keystone XL pipeline, breaking her longstanding silence over the construction of a project assailed by environmentalists as a threat to the planet's climate.

  • Canadians urge PM to work to free journalist jailed in Egypt 
    Updated: Sep-08-15 5:36 pm

    TORONTO - Some 300 prominent Canadians have sent a letter Canada's prime minister urging him to take action to get Al-Jazeera English journalist Mohamed Fahmy freed from an Egyptian prison and returned to Canada.

  • Canada less welcoming to refugees under Harper's leadership story has photos
    Updated: Sep-05-15 1:02 pm

    TORONTO - Canada has long prided itself for opening its doors wider than any nation to asylum seekers, but the number it welcomes has waned since Conservative Prime Minister Stephen Harper took power almost 10 years ago.