News: Canada

RMC suicide inquiry faced delays getting info

Friday  08:31,   20 july 2018
msn

OTTAWA - Members of a board of inquiry into three suicides at the Royal Military College of Canada have reported facing troubling delays and obstacles in obtaining key information and evidence during their nearly year-long internal investigation. A[...]
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Charges stayed in $13M fraud case because no judge available for trial

Friday  08:31,   20 july 2018
thestar

Charges stayed in $13M fraud case because no judge available for trialCharges have been thrown out against five men in a $13-million fraud case because there was no judge available until January to preside over their 12-week trial in[...]

Fourth person charged in May homicide case

Friday  01:40,   20 july 2018
globalnews.ca

Regina Police Service has charged a fourth person in connection to Regina’s fourth homicide of 2018. Regina Police Service has charged a fourth person in connection to Reg On May 23, 2018 officers were called to a house in the 1100 block of[...]

NDP calls for emergency Greyhound hearing

Friday  01:40,   20 july 2018
msn

NDP calls for emergency Greyhound hearingThe NDP has requested an emergency meeting of the House of Commons standing committee on transport, infrastructure and communities, hoping that Transport Minister Marc Garneau will spell out the options he's[...]

Man charged with attempted murder of boy, 5

Friday  00:40,   20 july 2018
msn

Man charged with attempted murder of boy, 5Peel regional police say the child was found near a set of train tracks in Brampton, Ont., and taken to hospital with unspecified injuries on Thursday[...]

Convicted killer Butcher to face hearing

Thursday  23:11,   19 july 2018
msn

Convicted killer Butcher to face hearingNicholas Butcher, 36, was convicted of second-degree murder in April in the death of the Montreal-born businesswoman and yoga[...]

Sword pulled during Kingston fracas

Thursday  21:21,   19 july 2018
cbc.ca

A disagreement between two men in Kingston, Ont., Wednesday morning turned medieval when one of the men pulled out a sword, police said. Kingston police said a 26-year-old man arrived at an address on Cherry Street to retrieve some belongings[...]

There’s a turkey running around Durham with an arrow in its chest. Locals want to save it

Thursday  20:56,   19 july 2018
thestar

There’s a turkey running around Durham with an arrow in its chest. Locals want to save itA local resident is spending a large portion of his summer trying to help a wild turkey that’s been illegally shot with an[...]

‘I want to leave. Stop assaulting me.’ Hate crime unit reviewing race-related incident at London grocery store

Thursday  20:56,   19 july 2018
thestar

‘I want to leave. Stop assaulting me.’ Hate crime unit reviewing race-related incident at London grocery storeThe police hate crime unit in London, Ont., is reviewing a race-related incident between two men inside a grocery store after video of a[...]

Body of missing swimmer recovered at Buntzen Lake

Thursday  20:55,   19 july 2018
cbc.ca

RCMP divers have recovered the body of a missing 19-year-old swimmer in Buntzen Lake who was last seen Tuesday afternoon.Mounties say the Underwater Recovery Team found the body about 40 metres underwater at 6 p.m. PT[...]

Ontario, Saskatchewan band together on carbon

Thursday  20:50,   19 july 2018
msn

Ontario, Saskatchewan band together on carbonFord joined Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe in voicing opposition to the contentious federal plan prior to the start of two days of formal talks between Canada's premiers at the Council of the Federation[...]

Probe says MP Moore did nothing wrong: Singh

Thursday  20:37,   19 july 2018
msn

Probe says MP Moore did nothing wrong: SinghSingh told a news conference in Montreal today the probe has concluded the allegations were not supported by the evidence and that she did not abuse her position of[...]

Opinion: The sad truth about cabinet shuffles: They don’t matter

Thursday  20:26,   19 july 2018
macleans.ca

Opinion: The sad truth about cabinet shuffles: They don’t matterWell, the official bits of Ottawa, anyway. And so it was[...]

Moose euthanized after getting stuck on Highway 417, snarling morning traffic

Thursday  20:11,   19 july 2018
globalnews.ca

Moose euthanized after getting stuck on Highway 417, snarling morning trafficMorning commuters had a distinctly Canadian excuse for being late for work Thursday after a moose brought morning traffic to a crawl on Highway 417. in west[...]

Decision in Dellen Millard murder trial in Toronto delayed until fall

Thursday  18:55,   19 july 2018
cbc.ca

Decision in Dellen Millard murder trial in Toronto delayed until fall Ontario Superior Court Justice Maureen Forestell said Thursday morning she would not be in a position to give a decision until Sept.[...]