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2 more incidents probed

Nov 20, 2018 / 8:45 am

Toronto police say they have learned of two more incidents at a private all-boys' school at the centre of an investigation into allegations of assault and...

Sunscreen recall for bacteria

Nov 20, 2018 / 8:17 am

In case you're getting set to head south for the winter or a getaway, best check your sun screen. Certain Option+ and Personelle sunscreens have been...

CRA violates 'bill of rights'

Nov 20, 2018 / 7:33 am

The auditor general says the treatment you get from the Canada Revenue Agency depends on where in Canada you live and how friendly your tax man is. This...

Bovine tuberculosis in B.C.

Nov 20, 2018 / 7:29 am

A cow from a farm in British Columbia's southern Interior has tested positive for bovine tuberculosis but the Canadian Food Inspection Agency says there is...

BC writer wins Giller prize

Nov 20, 2018 / 6:52 am

Victoria-based author Esi Edugyan says her second time winning the $100,000 Scotiabank Giller Prize felt all the more meaningful amid a climate in which truth...

Mistrial declared for Oland

Nov 20, 2018 / 5:56 am

A mistrial has been declared in the retrial of Dennis Oland for the second degree murder of his father. The stunning development comes just over a month after...

Pot at Canada-US border

Nov 20, 2018 / 5:23 am

Marijuana has been legal in Canada for a month already but immigration lawyers and cannabis executives say when it comes to getting into the United States, the...

Six students arrested

Nov 19, 2018 / 9:41 am

UPDATE 9:41 a.m. Toronto police have confirmed six teens have been arrested and charged in connection with an alleged sexual assault at an all-boys private...

NDP fall worries Tories

Nov 19, 2018 / 6:50 am

The federal Conservatives return to the House of Commons today after a tumultuous two weeks that included losing one of their best-known MPs to a...

Moose cull $7,900 per head

Nov 19, 2018 / 6:40 am

When a Mi'kmaq hunter shoots a moose in Cape Breton Highlands National Park, the meat feeds children, hides are used in clothing, and there's one fewer...

BC man finishes epic trek

Nov 19, 2018 / 5:00 am

A B.C. man has completed a decade-long 21,000-kilometre journey on Canada’s Great Trail. After reaching Tuktoyaktuk, N.W.T. last week, Dana Meise became...

March against USMCA

Nov 18, 2018 / 7:37 pm

Half a dozen tractors rolled through the streets of downtown Montreal on Sunday as thousands of people marched in support of farmers who say they're...

Additional assaults reported

Nov 18, 2018 / 7:25 pm

The principal of a prestigious private boys' school at the centre of a criminal investigation said Sunday he held off on promptly informing police about an...

Ford to axe French university

Nov 18, 2018 / 7:01 pm

Andrew Scheer says he has "expressed his concerns" to Ontario's premier about the cancellation of a planned French-language university — but...

'Shatter' labs worry police

Nov 18, 2018 / 6:22 pm

Alberta law enforcement officials say they are worried that the legalization of marijuana could lead to potentially explosive consequences for users taking a...

New $10 bill in circulation

Nov 18, 2018 / 6:13 pm

Wanda Robson still finds it hard to believe that her big sister is the new face of the $10 bill — and the first Canadian woman to be featured on a...

Sajjan: Russia is targeting us

Nov 18, 2018 / 6:05 pm

With a federal election less than a year away, Canada's defence minister is warning voters they will be targeted by online cyber-attacks and fake news as...

Cdn dead after plane crash

Nov 18, 2018 / 12:09 pm

A Canadian citizen who was aboard a plane that crashed through a fence at Guyana's main international airport has died, the federal government said Sunday...

Postal strike deadline passes

Nov 18, 2018 / 8:57 am

The Canadian Union of Postal Workers issued a request Saturday for the federal government to appoint a mediator in its contract talks with Canada Post, as it...

Won't negotiate on LGBTQ

Nov 18, 2018 / 8:32 am

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau isn't saying what he is willing to do to keep a provision protecting labour rights for lesbian, gay, bisexual and queer...