LINKS Jan. 8, 2012


Hillary Clinton’s coworkers welcome her back with a helmet [Mashable]

Clinton to testify on the Hill [ABC]


US spent $18 billion on immigration enforcement last year [NY Times]

Guns, $7 million in Iraqi currency seized at border [Postmedia]

Border patrol agents accost photojournalist at protest [Watertown Daily News]


US and China leave feeble Europe in their wake [Reuters]

Baird says promotion of trade is crucial [Postmedia]

NAFTA surface trade jumps 7.9% [CCJ]

Press conference: next gen trade agreements jeopardize fisheries regulation [newswire,ca]


Obama defends Hagel as Defense pick [NY Times]

Tom Ridge supports Hagel [Politico]

Gay groups divided on Hagel [Politico]

Why Obama picked Hagel [Politico]

US legal officials split on how to prosecute terrorism detainees [NY Times]

Hints of Syrian chemical push set off global effort to stop it [NY Times]

Harper, head of African Union, to talk Mali crisis [CP]


Two arrested in Keystone XL protest [Houston Chronicle]

Activists storm TransCanada headquarters [Daily Caller]

Year ahead for Keystone: big unknown []

Exit of EPA boss a protest [NY Post]

Lisa Jackson quit EPA over Keystone: NYP [CP]


LINKS Dec. 13, 2012


Susan Rice pulls out, won’t replace Hillary Clinton []


Canada, US ink deal to share information on third-country nationals [iPolitics]

Name tags don’t endanger border officers, gov’t says [QMI]

Manitoba border agents off job over name-tag policy [CBC]

Alleged plot to kill Justin Bieber derailed by trip to Canadian border: police [CP]


U.S. retail sales inch up on cars, electronics [Washington Post]

Obama, Boehner to meet Thurs on fiscal cliff  [Washington Post]

 Canada rejects strong labour rights chapter in TPP []


Ottawa officially scraps F-35 purchase [Globe and Mail]

Rae says “reset” of F-35 process not enough [CTV]

Russian envoy says Syrian leader is losing control [NY Times]

Would a Sec of Defense Hagel oppose war with Iran? [Foreign Policy]


 5 major issues that Keystone XL review must include [Huffington Post]

Texas judge dissolves restraining order on Keystone XL []

Forget Canada’s oil sands, turn to Bakken [Globe and Mail]



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LINKS May 19, 2011

May 19, 2011


US border chief says terror threat greater from Canada than Mexico [Globe and Mail]

Canadian border guards to wear name tags [The Province - BC]

Guidance offered for crossing northern border [AP]

Time to stop penny pinching border protectionism [Vancouver Sun]

Traffic experts offer tips on avoiding border hassles [Buffalo News]

Expect border delays on holiday weekend [Recorder & Times]

The Kinder Surprise: illegal contraband []


Big surprises in new cabinet as new foreign, trade ministers emerge [Embassy mag]

Harper ‘pitbull’ takes on foreign affairs [Postmedia News]

Canada’s deputy ambassador visits Allentown [WFMZ TV]


Free trade for shoppers [Winnipeg Free Press]

Canada’s aerospace players are primed for acquisition [Financial Post]

High dollar keeps Americans away from BC [Vancouver Sun]

Cross border business gains traction [Legal Post]

FTC lawsuit alleges lured online customers into bogus deals [Toronto Star]

Libyan mission could cost Canadians taxpayers hundreds of millions [Postmedia News]

Canada’s worn-out military [Frum Forum]

NATO reports gains in Libya, Gadhafi supporters rally [Voice of America]

Gates: ‘Somebody knew’ in Pakistan that bin Laden was hiding there [Washington Post]

US and Canada practice response with mock cruise ship grounding []


US State Dept. sued for pipeline lobbyist documents [Reuters]

Oil pipeline foes sue for release of documents [NY Times]

Demanding Hillary Clinton’s emails – now [NY Times Green blog]

Enbridge: Canada needs to diversity energy markets outside US [CP]

Alberta urges US to back oil pipeline [Financial Times]

Oil sands on verge of Asian M&A surge [Petroleum Economist]

Final day of megaload trial [The Missoulian]


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