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Hockey commentator Don Cherry fired for rant over immigrants

Nov. 11, 2019 10:31 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Don Cherry, Canada's most polarizing, flamboyant and opinionated hockey commentator, was fired Monday for calling immigrants "you people" in a television rant in which he said new immigrants are not honoring the country's fallen soldiers. Rogers Sportsnet President Bart Yabsley announced the...

China resume pork imports from Canada amid dispute

Nov. 5, 2019 4:02 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — China will resume imports of pork and beef from Canada, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Tuesday, following a major rift between Ottawa and Beijing and amid a serious pork shortage in China as it combats African swine fever. The move comes almost five months after Beijing suspended...

Conservative says Trudeau not doing enough in China dispute

Oct. 10, 2019 10:02 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — The leader of Canada's Conservative party accused Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Thursday of being idle in the government's dispute with China. Speaking at the final campaign debate before Oct. 21 parliamentary elections, Conservative leader Andrew Scheer said Trudeau hasn't done enough....

Huawei CFO wishes China well in first remarks since arrest

Oct. 1, 2019 5:26 PM EDT

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — A top executive of Chinese tech giant Huawei is wishing happy birthday to China in her first public remarks on camera since being arrested in Canada. Meng Wanzhou said outside her Vancouver home Tuesday to Chinese language media that she wishes her mother country a happy...

Canada says border officials followed rules in Huawei arrest

Sep. 23, 2019 8:18 PM EDT

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — Canada's attorney general said Monday that officials followed the law when they detained a top Chinese tech executive at Vancouver's airport and the defense has no proof to substantiate its "conspiracy theory" that she was illegally arrested. The attorney general said in...