Canada u.s Border

Border-Crosser Who Lost Fingers To Frostbite Wins Refugee Bid

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.18.2017 | Canada

Seidu Mohammed walked across frozen fields near Emerson, Man., in a -30 C windchill.

Just A Reminder, Illegal Border Crossers Don't Get A Free Pass: Minister

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Prestwich | Posted 04.21.2017 | Canada Politics

They also don't get to "jump the queue" ahead of people in refugee camps.

Canadians Arrested For Human Smuggling At Canada-U.S. Border

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.20.2017 | Canada

They were picked up at the entry point into Saskatchewan.

U.S. Refusing Entry To Fewer Canadians Than Before Trump Took Office

CP | Mike Blanchfield and Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.27.2017 | Canada

The refusal rate is going down, but experts are split on why.

Canada's Largest School Board Is No Longer Booking Trips To U.S.

CPC | Paola Loriggio, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.24.2017 | Canada Parents

For now, it will move forward with the 24 U.S. trips that have already been approved, but the entire group will turn back if any students with appropriate documentation are turned away.

Nearly Half Of Canadians Want Illegal Asylum Seekers Deported: Poll

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Rieger | Posted 03.20.2017 | Canada

A lot of Canadians also aren't happy about the Trudeau government's approach.

19 Asylum Seekers Rescued Near Manitoba Border During Blizzard

CP | Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.08.2017 | Canada

"Some heavy snow squalls, zero visibility, and these people are walking north straight into the wind."

Canadian Denied Entry To U.S. Told She's Been 'Trumped'

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.07.2017 | Canada

Her bachelorette party — planned in Miami — may now be cancelled.

Minister Announces $30,000 For Town Seeing Influx Of Border-Crossers

CP | Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.05.2017 | Canada Politics

"The support and communication has been almost overwhelming in a way.''

Less Talk, More Action On Asylum Seekers: Manitoba Premier To Feds

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.23.2017 | Canada Politics

The Tory premier made the comments as he announced more aid for refugee claimants in Manitoba.

Another Canadian Province Sees Spike In Refugee Claimants At U.S. Border

CP | Kevin Bissett, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.21.2017 | Canada

The number of refugee claimants at the border are growing.

21 Refugees Are The Latest In Surge To Illegally Enter Canada From U.S.

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.11.2017 | Canada

EMERSON, Man. - The Mounties say 21 people crossed the border illegally this weekend near a Manitoba community where there has been a surge in asylum ...

Muslim Canadian Denied Entry To U.S. After Questions About Religion

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Paling | Posted 03.07.2017 | Canada

"I felt humiliated.”

Canadian Denied Entry To U.S. To Attend Women's March

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.21.2017 | Canada

Their American friends were allowed in.

Congress Passes Bill To Expedite Canada-U.S. Border Travel

CP | Alexander Panetta, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.10.2016 | Canada Politics

The preclearance change will feel familiar to many Canadians.

The U.S. Border Is Killing Canadian Bands

Greg Jarvis | Posted 10.24.2016 | Canada Music
Greg Jarvis

Canadian groups headed to America have two choices: Stump up $2000-$5000 in border fees and union dues and wait weeks for a permit, or go without and risk a two to five year personal ban from the US. Whether it's a one night show played for beer and beds or a full arena tour makes little difference to the costs and paperwork involved.

Trade Is Not A Four-Letter Word, Despite The U.S. Election Rhetoric

Cheryl Farrow | Posted 10.06.2016 | Canada Business
Cheryl Farrow

The notion that free trade equals exporting jobs is an easy sell with many American voters. The reality -- that jobs rely on complex supply chain relationships to keep North America competitive in the face of global competition -- is definitely not as catchy.

Why Americans With DUIs Can't Enter Canada

Henry Chang | Posted 10.05.2016 | Canada Politics
Henry Chang

Canadians may be surprised to learn that United States citizens who have been convicted of (or who have committed) a single instance of Driving under the Influence ("DUI") will actually be barred from Canada. Some U.S. citizens may believe that this is unfair also, especially since Canadians who have DUI convictions are generally not barred from the United States.

Canada Pushes For New Border Bill Before U.S. Election

CP | Alexander Panetta, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.06.2016 | Canada Politics

"If you don't bring it up it could just inadvertently not get passed.''

How To Make Your Canada-US Border Crossing Easier

Allison Eberle | Posted 08.03.2016 | Canada Travel
Allison Eberle

You don't have to be doing something wrong to dread a border crossing. In fact, most Canadian travelers venturing across the border in the U.S., dread the time spent waiting in line, the awkward passport check and the uncomfortable questioning. But border crossings don't always have to be daunting, and these five simple tips can help you reach your destination with the hold-ups or the stress.

Feds Urged To Bump Up Duty-Free Limit For Canadian Shoppers

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.17.2017 | Canada Business

The upcoming release of the Liberal budget has led to a renewed push on the issue by American officials and industry.

A Better Border Is More Prosperous, More Efficient And More Secure

Ralph Goodale | Posted 03.17.2017 | Canada Politics
Ralph Goodale

Canada and the United States share the longest and most lucrative unmilitarized border in the world. It spans nearly 9,000 kilometres. There are 120 official crossings. Some 400,000 people move back-and-forth across that border every day. So does two-way trade valued at $2.4-billion every day. At one and the same time, we want the border to be safe and secure while trade across it remains a major source of economic growth and prosperity. If security concerns linger, the border thickens and the legitimate movement both of people and goods becomes more difficult.

Canada-U.S. Border Up For Major Transformation: Sources

CP | Alexander Panetta, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.09.2017 | Canada Politics

Two industry sources and one national government confirmed the issue will develop during the prime minister's U.S. visit.

Canadian Sentenced For Smuggling Immigrants Into U.S.

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.15.2016 | Canada

Christopher Square of Kahnawake, Que. was sentenced to 9 months in prison.

15 Things Americans Would Miss With A Canadian Border Wall

The Huffington Post Canada | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 09.25.2015 | Canada

Plus one good reason to put up a wall.