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Federal food agency defends transport of live horses for slaughter, human consumption in Japan

The federal government is trying to quash a lawsuit launched by animal welfare advocates who want

How NBA free agency works and why it’s so crazy this year

The Toronto Raptors’ surprising run to the NBA title coincides with probably the most interesting summer in

Over 4 million have fled Venezuela in recent years: UN migration agency

Four million Venezuelan refugees and migrants have fled economic and humanitarian crisis in their homeland, all

Ontario stops funding problem gambling research agency, orders closure

The Ontario government has eliminated funding to an organization that researches problem gambling, ordering it to

Public Health Agency of Canada says salmonella outbreak hits 6 provinces, dozens sick

Health officials are investigating an outbreak of salmonella in six provinces that has sickened 63 people,

Federal agency looking at fitness trackers for public sector workers

A little-known research group inside the prime minister's own department has been looking at whether public

14 dead in Colombia plane crash, says aviation agency

Fourteen people were killed in a plane crash in the Colombian plains province of Meta on

Pharmacare advisory council calls for national drug agency, but no guidance yet on universal coverage

Canada should create a new national arm's-length agency to manage prescription medications, including negotiating prices and

Romaine lettuce now safe to eat, Public Health Agency says

The outbreak of E. coli infections linked to romaine lettuce appears to be over in Canada,

Federal agency racks up big expenses after scientists reject web meetings

A federal agency that funds medical science is racking up large travel and hospitality bills after