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Conservative voters still favour Scheer, but with an 2019-11-19 07:00:09Politics Insider for Nov 19: Alternatives to Andrew Scheer, Kim Campbell is Twitter-free and happy, and the Senate is in flux The post Conservative vo

How we ranked Canada’s most dangerous places 2019-11-19 05:00:41The national crime rate has crept up, and some communities have a much bigger problem than others The post How we ranked Canada’s most dangerous

Canada’s worst violent crime problem is in Thompson, 2019-11-19 05:00:36The northern city is struggling with stabbings, assaults, gun crimes and other offences. It can't solve the problem on its own. The post Canada&rsq

Blanchet says Quebec deserves credit for creating Alberta’s 2019-11-18 07:00:42Politics Insider for Nov. 18: Quebec tsk tsks Kenney, cabinet speculation and a message worth holding onto The post Blanchet says Quebec deserves cred

This whole national unity thing is going swimmingly 2019-11-15 07:00:18Politics Insider for Nov. 15: Singh lays down the law with Trudeau (sort of), more east-west fighting words and the deficit hole is about to get deepe

Blanchet to Wexiters: No separatist tips for you 2019-11-14 07:00:27Politics Insider for Nov. 14: Blanchet's got Trudeau's back, Singh not so much and how Obama won Trudeau the election The post Blanchet to Wexiters:

Sockeye salmon stocks are crashing. Long-lost notebooks saw 2019-11-13 17:07:03The detailed field journals, lost for decades, now reveal today's salmon stocks are in dramatically worse shape than imagined The post Sockeye salmo

Parliament is set to resume Dec. 5. Don’t 2019-11-13 07:00:44Politics Insider for Nov. 13: Trudeau meets Scheer and Moe, a much-needed debate fix and digging into the election results The post Parliament is set

Life after foster care in Canada 2019-11-12 14:13:14Kids who grow up in the system are not expected to do well. That’s a big part of why they don’t. The post Life after foster care in Canada

Don Cherry wouldn’t change. Will Andrew Scheer have 2019-11-12 07:00:43Politics Insider for Nov 12: Don Cherry is out and Scheer faces a divided party The post Don Cherry wouldn’t change. Will Andrew Scheer have to?

Twitter reacts to Don Cherry’s poppy rant 2019-11-11 14:56:14The hockey commentator made bigoted remarks on national television. What else is new? Here's what Canadians had to say. The post Twitter reacts to Do

Yachts versus rowers: In Vancouver this is class 2019-11-11 12:59:36Another piece of the city's soul is at stake, say rowers, in a proposal to expand the Royal Vancouver Yacht Club The post Yachts versus rowers: In Va

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In wake of troubling breach, Desjardins pushes digital New! 2019-11-21 19:06:33Guy Cormier, president and CEO of the credit union, said the current identification procedures used by financial institutions are cumbersome, outdated

Doug Ford's measure allowing Ontario students to opt New! 2019-11-21 18:56:13Ontario's Divisional Court has quashed a measure by the Ford government allowing post-secondary students to opt out of paying for services deemed "n

Trudeau appears open to safe opioid supply proposal New! 2019-11-21 17:15:33Vancouver Mayor Kennedy Stewart said Prime Minister Justin Trudeau appeared open to a proposal from the municipality to provide millions in funding fo

Loblaw launches new online marketplace in bid to New! 2019-11-21 15:26:29Loblaw Companies Ltd. launched a "curated marketplace" online Thursday that will include brands and products the company hasn't stocked before in a

CN strike causing 'emergency' shortages in Quebec's propane 2019-11-21 12:48:46Quebec's supply of propane will run out within four days, threatening farmers' ability to dry their grain and heat their facilities, if a strike at

'We don't do that': Woman calls 911 to 2019-11-21 12:34:03Peel Regional Police are pleading with the public to stop frivolously tying up emergency phone lines after a woman called 911 to ask for a police esco

'Just cruel': Halifax police rescinded job offer to 2019-11-21 12:17:06Glen Assoun's daughter, Amanda Huckle, was offered a job by Halifax Regional Police, who then retracted the offer after asking a series of questions

Liberals won't scrap environmental assessment bill, but seek 2019-11-21 11:15:17The Liberal government is open to "constructive suggestions" on implementing a contentious new law overhauling the environmental assessment pro

Infants more vulnerable to measles than previously thought: 2019-11-21 11:00:27Infants are more vulnerable to measles infection than previously thought, a new study suggests. The findings debunk notions that most babies are

Police make two arrests, recover stolen medical supplies 2019-11-21 10:31:03Thousands of dollars in medical supplies have been recovered and two women are facing charges after a Saskatoon family had $5,100 of bandages for thei

'Completely out of control': 15-year-old charged in violent 2019-11-21 10:00:54A 15-year-old boy has been charged with attacking a Winnipeg liquor store worker in an unprovoked attack, the latest in a string of brazen retail thef

'I've lost my career': Teacher says Edmonton Public 2019-11-21 08:00:00Harassed and bullied by a colleague to the point she could no longer work, Edmonton teacher Erin Mitchell finally filed a complaint against him. She n

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Makwa Sahgaiehcan First Nation calls state of crisis New! 2019-11-21 23:25:13"Chief Mitsuing and I both feel our staff are not ready or prepared to deal with the current level of crisis in the community," the nation's CEO an

Facing eviction, Hampstead affordable housing residents offered deal New! 2019-11-21 22:28:56The developer, Malen Capital, held a meeting behind closed doors with the two tenants who attended.

Here are the winners of the 2019 CFL New! 2019-11-21 22:17:35After dominating the 2019 regular season, Brandon Banks and the Hamilton Tiger-Cats monopolized the CFL awards banquet Thursday night.

Parsing the politics of the ‘middle class’ and New! 2019-11-21 22:03:41Mona Fortier's appointment has sparked dialogue around the function of the new role — and why the Liberals chose to create it.

Transcontinental cuts 15 jobs as ripple effects of New! 2019-11-21 21:42:29The changes will force at least two papers in Halifax to find a new place to print.

‘There is no job description:’ What exactly does New! 2019-11-21 20:53:37The deputy prime minister's role is not the Canadian equivalent of a U.S. vice-president.

41 new Canadians receive citizenship certificate in Kelowna New! 2019-11-21 20:05:41“This is a point in time in a person's life when they become a Canadian citizen and you know they are morally legally bound to do their best fo

Court orders Montreal religious group to provide kids’ New! 2019-11-21 19:38:55An injunction this week ordered the Mission de l'Esprit-Saint to provide the information within 24 hours, noting a sense of urgency because the schoo

U of R research team granted $3 million New! 2019-11-21 19:32:20A grant of $3 million has been awarded to a University of Regina (U of R) research team.

‘Frozen 2’ features animation from Humboldt, Sask. artist New! 2019-11-21 19:24:06Working out of Disney Studios, Andrew Ford provided character animation for Princess Anna of Arendelle in "Frozen 2."

ESO announces details for annual contest that sees New! 2019-11-21 18:00:51The latest edition of an annual contest that sees budding young composers reach for the sky was launched by the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra on Thursda

Ontario New Democratic Party climate plan aims to New! 2019-11-21 17:40:29"We'll ensure that everyone has the opportunity to train for and succeed in the jobs that we are going to [create]," said NDP environment critic Ia

Vancouver Sun

Barbershops experience mini-boom in downtown Vancouver New! 2019-11-21 22:27:42Riding a haircutting trend, the number of barbershops in the Downtown Vancouver Business Improvement Association's 90-block zone more than doubled be

John Mann remembered: A whirling dervish onstage, wise, New! 2019-11-21 21:56:35Spirit of the West singer/guitarist was a whirling dervish onstage, wise, gentle and kind

Four-storey apartment buildings could replace houses on more New! 2019-11-21 21:46:32"All of us on council say we're in the middle of a housing crisis and ... you have to do something new," says Mayor Kennedy Stewart.

Vancouver collects $40 million in empty homes tax New! 2019-11-21 21:44:56“For those who choose to keep their properties unoccupied, we appreciate their contributions to the funds that are supporting various, much-need

Vaughn Palmer: Eby gets an education on difficulty New! 2019-11-21 21:42:54OPINION: The new approach means no further effort to unilaterally rewrite the court rules. Instead the government will try to establish a less rigid c

Metro Vancouver SkyTrain workers vote overwhelmingly in favour New! 2019-11-21 21:40:48The news comes as bus and SeaBus workers plan to walk off the job for three days next week

Five Things to Know about the 16th Vancouver New! 2019-11-21 20:47:30What's naughty, what's nice — and proper parade etiquette for this annual celebration of Christmas

Police confirm three members of VPD sex crime New! 2019-11-21 20:26:17Vancouver police confirmed Thursday that three members of a special unit that investigates sexual exploitation crimes are under investigation.

B.C. building code changes allow for more secondary New! 2019-11-21 20:17:32The change will give local governments the choice to allow secondary suites in side-by-side multi-family buildings such as duplexes, townhouses and ro

Man shot on rural property in Langley New! 2019-11-21 19:51:38The shooting occurred in the area of 272 Street and 48 Avenue

Transit strike: Full bus shutdown for three days 2019-11-21 00:17:14Transit users can expect all buses and the SeaBus to be cancelled on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday next week.

In The House podcast: Pressure mounts on Horgan 2019-11-21 00:10:59The potential for a transit strike in Metro Vancouver is putting pressure on the Horgan government to take action.

Montreal Gazette

Bus shortage 'a crisis,' STM director says New! 2019-11-21 17:59:33Société de transport de Montréal director general Luc Tremblay broke his silence Thursday and admitted the transit agency is faci

George Springate, a man of many remarkable careers, New! 2019-11-21 17:55:50Former police officer, Montreal Alouettes kicker and sportscaster also served as an MNA and federal citizenship judge, among other roles.

Cannabis edibles available in Quebec only as of New! 2019-11-21 17:39:14The provincial cannabis retailer wants to take its time and make sure everything is done properly, it says

Bad news for hard-rock fans: Heavy Montreal not New! 2019-11-21 17:06:24Evenko announced on Thursday that the hard-rock festival Heavy Montreal will go on hiatus in the summer of 2020 and return in 2021.

Awards recognize police who saved baby, disarmed attacker New! 2019-11-21 17:00:35"It was something that stayed with me for a while and I think I'll always live with it."

Legault calls for end to CN strike, citing New! 2019-11-21 16:17:02“We have enough for about four days,” François Legault said of Quebec's propane supply. “We are prioritizing hospitals, seni

Montreal Impact makes flurry of contract moves New! 2019-11-21 16:09:25The Montreal Impact exercised options for 11 players on its roster, the Major League Soccer club said in a release on Thursday.

Data theft: Desjardins spends $70M a year on New! 2019-11-21 16:08:06"Internal fraud is a problem in every organization," company president Guy Cormier says, and time has come to "broaden our view" to attack the "w

Montreal real estate market displays 'unusual vigour' into New! 2019-11-21 16:00:13Transactions and average prices in the Montreal metropolitan area climbed again last month, while selling times shrank

Iran sentences McGill-trained scientist to 10 years in New! 2019-11-21 15:51:17Niloufar Bayani was accused of being an American spy while doing research on cheetahs.

Rash of thefts from cars in Sherbrooke followed 2019-11-21 09:01:17Police have confirmed that at least five thefts were committed and that dozens of other attempts were made on vehicles across the city.

Social Notes: Chabad offers a lifeline to those 2019-11-21 08:50:26Lamar Odom was the main speaker at a benefit held by the non-denominational organization and the Au Contraire Film Festival. And the Cocktail des pr&e


Pentagon’s top watchdog paints gloomy picture of fight New! 2019-11-21 16:40:39Canada is currently leading a NATO training mission in Iraq, which includes 250 Canadian military members.

Bars in Quebec town to give free non-alcoholic New! 2019-11-21 16:13:05The initiative provides a driver — accompanied by at least two friends — with a bracelet upon their arrival at the bar allowing them to ge

Ontario to open more pot stores in new New! 2019-11-21 15:59:04Opening up the market — a promise the Progressive Conservatives made after being elected last year — remains the government’s object

Quebec airline president says damage claims are part New! 2019-11-21 15:45:35Jean Tremblay, president of Air Saguenay, who is being sued by the family of a crash victim says such claims come with the business of running an airl

Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe calls on Trudeau to New! 2019-11-21 15:44:04Moe says waiting until Parliament reconvenes on Dec. 5 will be too late to alleviate some of the strike’s economic impacts, and that Ottawa shou

Federal laws at heart of western anger up New! 2019-11-21 15:36:35Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi, who met Thursday with Trudeau and members of his team, said the group had a blunt conversation about Bill C-69, a content

Parks Canada makes changes to visit Lake O’Hara New! 2019-11-21 15:35:03Concerns have been raised in recent years that it’s difficult to get an online booking, with the quota system in place to regulate the amount of

Worker knocked unconscious in Winnipeg liquor store robbery, New! 2019-11-21 14:55:34A 15-year-old boy faces charges of aggravated assault and possession of a weapon, while two other suspects are still being sought.

William Shatner, Ann-Marie MacDonald among 39 to be 2019-11-21 09:20:51Shatner and MacDonald are among 39 others (including lawyer James Lockyer, mathematician Robert Langlands, filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin and actor Donald

Canadian teen who vaped for 5 months suffered 2019-11-21 05:00:00A previously healthy 17-teen-year old male showed signs of “popcorn lung,” an illness observed in American microwave popcorn factory worke

Most University of B.C. students out or leaving 2019-11-20 19:05:32The university says 31 of its students were attending four universities in Hong Kong, where protests have grown increasingly violent, and now 20 of th

Trudeau seeks to keep eyes on Prairies with 2019-11-20 18:43:31The move follows the Liberals’ complete shutout in Alberta and Saskatchewan in the October federal election, including the loss of two cabinet m


Google removes unflattering photo from top search result 2019-11-20 17:52:02The picture of a partially-collapsed home that once appeared as the top photo when searching up Scarborough on Google has been removed thanks to lots

Toronto is getting an entire cafe dedicated to 2019-11-20 17:40:35Love it or hate it, nothing's been getting more attention in Toronto lately than unicorn-themed food.Now, we're getting a whole cafe devoted to the

Swiss chocolate shop Laderach Chocolatier Suisse opening its 2019-11-20 17:34:39Calling all chocolate lovers! Toronto is about to get our first location of a renowned Swiss chocolate shop, and the opening is going to be grand.L&au

TTC subway stations are shutting down in Toronto 2019-11-20 17:28:27This weekend will once again see a TTC subway closure. There will be no subway service on Line 1 between York Mills and St. Clair stations o

The Toronto Maple Leafs just fired head coach 2019-11-20 17:10:06The Toronto Maple Leafs endured their sixth straight loss against the Vegas Golden Knights last night, and it was just announced that head coach Mike

Taxis losing customers as demand for Uber and 2019-11-20 15:44:27If your credit card bill has more Uber and Lyft charges than you'd like to admit, you're not alone, because Torontonians have been using rideshare a

Something might finally be done about dooring of 2019-11-20 13:46:18The possibility of being doored is all too real for many Toronto cyclists — that is when you're biking along and minding your own business

Toronto Raptors City Edition jersey might have just 2019-11-20 13:25:23Toronto Raptors fans are not responding well to a photo of what is allegedly the team's 2019-2020 City Edition jersey, which was confirmed

Toronto won't be getting a street named after 2019-11-20 12:02:58A proposal to name one of three new streets in Etobicoke after the late former Mayor of Toronto Rob Ford has been nixed, according to a new report &md

The Best Indoor Sports Fields in Toronto 2019-11-20 11:58:41The best indoor sports fields in Toronto make living through Canadian winters a little more bearable. Ditch the frozen fields and partake in your favo

Toronto is getting a tiki-themed Christmas bar for 2019-11-20 11:55:35Have you ever looked around at the pop-ups happening for the holidays in Toronto and thought, these just aren't tiki enough?Sippin' Santa is se

Ontario might repeal the ban on pit bulls 2019-11-20 11:51:47A bill repealing Ontario's controversial ban on pit bulls will finally be up for debate in legislature this week.Conservative Chatham-

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