The sales job -- and the griping -- over the latest federal budget will kick into high gear today.
Prime Minister Harper's cabinet ministers will fan out to sell the benefits of Finance Minister
The document calls for a
But N-D-P Leader
He sees it as just a set-up piece for next year's budget that the Conservatives hope will win them votes in 2015.
Flaherty will speak about his budget today to the
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A new survey suggests Canadian couples may be more willing to forgive a cheating spouse or ignore meddling in-laws than to overlook disagreements about money.
A poll done by
Sixty per cent said infidelity would do the trick, while 36 per cent said disagreements about family would spell the end of the marriage. (3)
A hang-glider pilot in B-C who failed to attach a 28-year-old woman during a tandem flight and caused her to fall to her death has been sentenced to five months in jail.
Though Orders missed some crucial steps during a pre-launch safety check, a B-C judge ruled a five-month sentence is fitting because his actions were unintentional and he is remorseful.
But the victim's father was disappointed, saying a harsher sentence would deter other hang-glider pilots from making the same mistake. (3)
Sleet and freezing rain is hitting the American southeast this morning in a storm weather experts say could be catastrophic for some regions.
Unlike a similar wintry hit of two weeks ago that paralyzed parts of
It's not too often that comedian
But the three celebrities were among hundreds of people invited to last night's lavish state dinner at the
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Madonna is best known for her pop hits, but the music icon is also a major fitness buff.
The singer and actress was in
Madonna says dance has always been a big part of her shows and she applies the same philosophy to her gym brand. (3)
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