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October 26, 2017 9:43 AM Trump coy on release of files concerning JFK assassination

WASHINGTON – U.S. President Donald Trump is playing it coy on what people will see from long-secret JFK assassination-era files. He's been caught between students of the killing who want every scrap of information out on that crucible of history and intelligence agencies that are said to be counselling restraint. How that plays out should be known Thursday 37

October 25, 2017 11:08 PM Share of new immigrants in Sask. climbs upward: StatsCan

Share of recent immigrants in Prairie provinces has doubled in past 15 years The number of new immigrants landing in Saskatchewan jumped in the last 15 years. According to Statistics Canada, the provincial share of Canada's recent immigrants grew from just under one per cent in 2001 to four per cent in 2016. The climb is part of a larger trend. During 28

October 25, 2017 10:20 PM Winnipeg's Indigenous population highest in Canada, but growth rate is slowing

Winnipeg has 92,810 people identifying as First Nations, Métis or Inuit Winnipeg has the largest Indigenous population of any major city in Canada, according to the latest census data. The Statistics Canada numbers, based on the 2016 census, show Winnipeg's census metropolitan area (CMA) with 92,810 people identifying as Indigenous — First Nations, Métis 25

October 25, 2017 9:32 PM More and more, 'average Canadian' is anything but, says latest 2016 census

OTTAWA -- Increasingly, the face of the average Canadian is anything but average. There was plenty of diversity on display in Wednesday's deposit of Statistics Canada census data, including 250 different ethnic origins across the country, and hints of more to come: visible minorities could comprise fully one-third of Canadians by 2036 as immigration 13

October 25, 2017 9:07 PM Evening Update newsletter: Census 2016, Bank of Canada, small-business tax changes

This is the daily Evening Update newsletter, a roundup of the important stories of the day and what everyone is talking about that will be delivered to your inbox every weekday around 5 p.m. ET. If you're reading this online, or if someone forwarded this e-mail to you, you can sign up for Evening Update and all Globe newsletters here. As we continue 36

October 25, 2017 5:57 PM Alberta surpasses B.C. as immigration destination

More and more international arrivals are settling in the largest prairie province For the first time in decades, Alberta has surpassed British Columbia as a destination for recent immigrants. That's according to the latest census data, released Wednesday by Statistics Canada, which shows how immigration patterns have shifted toward the Prairie provinces 38

October 25, 2017 4:06 PM 21.9% of Canadians are immigrants, the highest share in 85 years: StatsCan

Census 2016 shows more immigrants, visible minorities and Indigenous people The share of immigrants in Canada has reached its highest level in almost a century, according to 2016 census figures released Wednesday. The Statistics Canada data also shows the Indigenous population is growing at more than four times the rate of the non-Indigenous population 102

October 25, 2017 1:59 PM 1.9 million Canadian households live in condos, census data shows

Just over two-thirds of people living in condos in 2016 were owners, Statistics Canada says According to data from the 2016 census released Wednesday, 13.3 per cent of Canadian households live in a condominium — a ratio that has increased by 1.2 percentage points from the last census five years ago. Statistics Canada says almost 1.9 million Canadian 38

October 25, 2017 1:21 PM Canada Census Data: More Immigrants Flocking To Prairies As Canada's Diversity Evolves

"It's better and it's worse at the same time." OTTAWA — A decade ago, the CBC series "Little Mosque on the Prairie" won international acclaim for its depiction of Muslims trying to make their way in a rural Saskatchewan town. At the time, Saskatchewan was home to about 33,900 visible minorities — about 3.6 per cent of its population — and the show broke 21

October 10, 2017 9:08 AM Advertisers Getting Nervous About Their Marriage to Google, Facebook

Silicon Valley’s online tech giants are under pressure, and not just from Russia investigators. This time it is the people who pay the bills: the advertisers who are asking serious questions about whether their products were sold alongside covert Russian propaganda. Just as airlines pull their ads during coverage of air crashes, advertisers have long had strict 36