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  • TAUBE: Remembering a key figure in a fiscally conservative Canada

    There are important economic lessons the United States can learn from politicians in other countries to achieve long-term success. Former Canadian Finance Minister Jim Flaherty was one of them.

  • President Obama speaks on energy matters at the TransCanada pipe yard in Cushing, Okla., on Thursday, March 22, 2012. (AP Photo/L.M. Otero)

    Nebraska law that allowed Keystone XL struck down

    A Nebraska judge threw a major hurdle in front of the Keystone XL oil pipeline Wednesday, setting into motion yet another review of the $7 billion project and pushing President Obama’s eventual final decision even further down the road.

  • Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper walks past the honor guard as he arrives at the National Palace in Mexico City, Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Sean Kilpatrick)

    Canada leader to bring up Keystone with Obama

    Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper spoke Wednesday to officials with the TransCanada company that wants to build the Keystone XL pipeline, shortly before he meets with President Obama at the "Three Amigos" summit in Mexico.

  • Man in Canadian PM's band faces criminal charges

    Police have charged a musician who plays the drums in Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper's band with five counts of sexual assault and five of sexual interference with a minor.

  • Canada prime minister weighs in on hockey violence

    Stephen Harper dropped his prime ministerial gloves to discuss violence in hockey. He says the game today is a lot less rough than it was many years ago.

  • Russian President Vladimir Putin speaks at a meeting with representatives of the G-20 Civil Summit at the Novo-Ogaryovo residence outside Moscow on Friday, June 14, 2013. (AP Photo/Yuri Kochertkov, Pool)

    Canada's Harper gives up on Russia over Syria, calls summit 'G-7 plus 1'

    Russia's support for the regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad all but guarantees that the G-8 nations will not come to a unanimous decision on how to proceed with assisting Syrian rebels in the country's ongoing civil war.

  • UN chief gets pranked by Quebec radio station

    Former victims include Bill Gates, Mick Jagger, Britney Spears and Sarah Palin.

  • Illustration Oil Grave by Greg Groesch for The Washington Times

    TAUBE: How Romney could save the Keystone pipeline

    Earlier this year, President Obama indefinitely postponed construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline. This project would have transported synthetic crude oil and diluted bitumen from the Athabasca oil sands in Alberta to numerous U.S. states.

  • Illustration by: Tom Trouw, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

    EDITORIAL: Europe in limbo

    Limbo does exist because Greece is stuck in it. The Greek economy is shrinking for the fifth year in a row, and no savior is in sight to pull it out. Unless Athens pursues serious internal reform, the country won't be able to stay in the eurozone or renew economic growth.

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