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Poll: Kathleen Wynne's perfomance approval still ranks the lowest among premiers

91fe36079d99b22c8ccae6937fc7e5e9?s=96&d=mm&r=g DH Toronto Staff Jun 22, 2017
Wynne's ratings increased slightly from March.

Taxis want "public transit" exemption as part of King Street Pilot Project

992d4bc719f03a5de46f51c5ef59e69f?s=96&d=mm&r=g Lloyd Braun Jun 20, 2017
Mayor John Tory says cabs might not have to adhere to the pilot's road restrictions.

Transgender rights will now be protected under Canadian law

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff Jun 16, 2017 1,165
Bill C-16 will protect the rights of transgender Canadians.

Most Canadians still approve of Trudeau, latest poll finds

Af4793c3a254a06effac859e29506587?s=96&d=mm&r=g Folake Adesugba Jun 16, 2017 1,555
But not on the economy.

Trudeau promises legislation to address LGBTQ2 historical injustices

4dd0e852301e879ba5ea9b17866c778b?s=96&d=mm&r=g Simran Singh Jun 14, 2017 337
The legislation will be introduced later this year.

New federal program fast tracks high-skilled foreign workers into Canada

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff Jun 14, 2017 3,127
The new program kicked off this week.

Trudeau to attend Flag Raising Ceremony for Pride Month today

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff Jun 14, 2017 1,027
And he'll be making an announcement.

Poll: Half of Americans don’t know who Justin Trudeau is

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff Jun 13, 2017 1,325
You know, Joe Trudeau...

Chief Justice Beverley McLachlin retiring from Supreme Court of Canada

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan Jun 12, 2017 311
She's Canada's longest-serving Chief Justice and the first woman to hold the position.

It's now no longer illegal to challenge someone to a duel in Canada

Ebccbad01116919d9474e1016d1b29c7?s=96&d=mm&r=g Eric Zimmer Jun 07, 2017 283,503
We demand satisfaction.

Scheer ridicules Trudeau in first parliamentary exchange (VIDEO)

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff Jun 07, 2017 4,409
The new leader of the Conservatives did not hold back.

Trudeau casually kayaks up to home on Niagara River for a quick chat

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff Jun 05, 2017 3,668
He's had a busy Monday.

Ontario's minimum wage to be raised to $15 an hour

8b597568706793ed1508c313361a119a?s=96&d=mm&r=g Yasmin Aboelsaud May 30, 2017 5,753
She's also increasing paid vacation time.

Trudeau met with Pope Francis for "cordial" discussions at the Vatican

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff May 29, 2017
They also discussed integration and reconciliation.

Andrew Scheer elected leader of the federal Conservative Party

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan May 27, 2017 1,672
He replaces interim party leader Rona Ambrose.

Canada to host 2018 G7 Summit at Quebec resort

Bc7f7efb7f14384003cf51259b35ebe3?s=96&d=mm&r=g Kenneth Chan May 27, 2017 1,111
A picturesque backdrop for that famous G7 leadership photo.

This Toronto MP forgot to change her [riding name] in a public post

91fe36079d99b22c8ccae6937fc7e5e9?s=96&d=mm&r=g DH Toronto Staff May 19, 2017 328
This Julie Dzerowicz post did not go as planned.

Trump administration formally announces intention to renegotiate NAFTA

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff May 18, 2017 4,067
It's official.

Is this the most boring livestream in Canada?

Ebccbad01116919d9474e1016d1b29c7?s=96&d=mm&r=g Eric Zimmer May 17, 2017 1,349
It's not quite watching paint dry – but it's close!

Conservative interim leader Rona Ambrose resigns from national politics

8b597568706793ed1508c313361a119a?s=96&d=mm&r=g Yasmin Aboelsaud May 16, 2017 1,460
She's been in politics for 13 years.

Jagmeet Singh enters race for federal NDP leadership

87597f5b8e86c1f11ef6c2f3ab7c0b2b?s=96&d=mm&r=g Jenni Sheppard May 15, 2017 3,742
Singh wants to be Prime Minister.

'His record speaks for itself': Harjit Sajjan tries to recover after scandal

4dd0e852301e879ba5ea9b17866c778b?s=96&d=mm&r=g Simran Singh May 06, 2017 7,242
Will the Minister of Defense be able to recover?

Kevin O'Leary drops out of Conservative leadership race

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff Apr 26, 2017 1,961
He will be endorsing candidate Maxime Bernier.

Trump's softwood tariffs cause Canadian loonie to fall into 14 month low

D8d194f40cb13417f79d4d8daee34fdb?s=96&d=mm&r=g DH Vancouver Staff Apr 25, 2017 6,007
The loonie took a dip in reaction to the trade war.

Trump slaps preliminary duties of up to 24% on Canadian softwood lumber

Ebccbad01116919d9474e1016d1b29c7?s=96&d=mm&r=g Eric Zimmer Apr 25, 2017 5,297
Five companies hit with preliminary duties.

Trump continues his verbal assault on Canada

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff Apr 20, 2017 30,366
"It's a disgrace," the president says.

Trump calls out Canadian dairy industry (VIDEO)

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff Apr 18, 2017 7,443
Now he's picking a fight with our cheese makers. *Hold my beer*

Weed legalization bill to be heard by Canadian government today

D8d194f40cb13417f79d4d8daee34fdb?s=96&d=mm&r=g DH Vancouver Staff Apr 12, 2017 1,541
The reading will take place at 3 pm

Reminder: It is still very much illegal to sell over-the-counter weed in Toronto

992d4bc719f03a5de46f51c5ef59e69f?s=96&d=mm&r=g Lloyd Braun Apr 07, 2017 229
Dispensaries are popping up – and being subsequently raided – with alarming frequency.

Malala Yousafzai to visit Canada, address parliament

F502f7908ba095fe2659859b7d60ec54?s=96&d=mm&r=g Daily Hive Staff Apr 03, 2017 817
Malala Yousafzai is the youngest Nobel Peace prize winner ever.
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