Knife attacks: The senseless killing of five people in Calgary has everybody wondering: 'Why?' It's the worst of several knife attacks over the past few weeks. People in five Canadian cities have been killed or wounded in random attacks. Should more effort be put into identifying individuals who might resort to such a thing?
Jim Flaherty 1949-2014: When he stepped down after almost 20 years in politics, it was as one of Canada's longest serving finance ministers. He planned to work on other things and spend more time with his family. That was just three weeks ago.
Join Rex Murphy and share your thoughts on the life and death of Jim Flaherty.
Quebec: The province is embroiled in its most contentious election in years. While debating serious issues from sovereignty to corruption, the secular charter to the economy ...the personal mudslinging has been heavy.