News: Canada

Patrick Brown Says Inside 'Forces' Trying To Derail Campaign With 'Stolen Information'

Wednesday  02:20,   21 february 2018
Huffington Post Canada

Patrick Brown Says Inside 'Forces' Trying To Derail Campaign With 'Stolen Information'Brown stepped down as PC leader in late January amid sexual misconduct-allegations that he denies, and declared he would run for his old job Friday [...]

Mother outraged after school sends 'triggering' residential school book home to 3rd graders

Wednesday  00:11,   21 february 2018
cbc.ca

Mother outraged after school sends 'triggering' residential school book home to 3rd gradersShe said she only realized how triggering the book is after she started reading it to her son — partway through the first page, she said they[...]

Icy road 'like a looking glass' causes fuel truck to flip

Tuesday  23:51,   20 february 2018
cbc.ca

Icy road 'like a looking glass' causes fuel truck to flip"It's off the road and it's upside down," said Mark Veinotte, the deputy fire chief with the Nictaux and District Volunteer Fire Department. "It's got diesel and furnace oil on it, and [...]

Liberal MP takes leave after cancer diagnosis

Tuesday  23:26,   20 february 2018
MSN

Liberal MP takes leave after cancer diagnosisZahid, who represents a Toronto-area riding, says she received the diagnosis in the last[...]

Watchdog says Quebec judge should be fired after cocaine use inquiry

Tuesday  23:20,   20 february 2018
cbc.ca

Watchdog says Quebec judge should be fired after cocaine use inquiryIn a report issued to Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould today , a majority of the 23-member Canadian Judicial Council found Michel Girouard guilty of misconduct for misleading [...]

New twist in PC civil war as Hillier accuses Patrick Brown of ‘crooked’ politics, calls for investigation

Tuesday  23:20,   20 february 2018
Toronto Star

New twist in PC civil war as Hillier accuses Patrick Brown of ‘crooked’ politics, calls for investigationHillier, who is supporting former MPP Christine Elliott in the March 10 race to lead the PCs in the June provincial election, said he will file[...]

‘Yesterday was a good shift’: Halifax police help deliver baby girl

Tuesday  22:20,   20 february 2018
Global News

‘Yesterday was a good shift’: Halifax police help deliver baby girlMonday started off like any other shift for Halifax Regional Police Const. Hannah Burridge and her partner Const. Kali[...]

Researchers examine the use of Twitter in the Christopher Garnier trial

Tuesday  21:07,   20 february 2018
Global News

If you followed the trial, you can take part in the study.Were you one of the thousands of people who followed every moment of Christopher Garnier's second-degree murder trial on[...]

Murder, kidnapping charges laid in 16-year-old boy's shooting death

Tuesday  21:06,   20 february 2018
cbc.ca

Windsor police have arrested a man they believe killed a 16-year-old boy in Windsor last week. They say another suspect has fled the city. Gauthier's body was found near the corner of Church and Caroline Streets on the morning of Feb. 14 after[...]

Police looking for man who threatened to kill dog on Halifax walking trail

Tuesday  21:06,   20 february 2018
Global News

The incident happened on the McIntosh Run Trail system on Feb. 7Halifax Regional Police are asking for a man who was involved in an altercation along a walking trail in Herring Cove to contact[...]

Ontario lawmakers begin sprint to election

Tuesday  20:36,   20 february 2018
MSN

TORONTO - As the Ontario legislature resumes sitting today for the final session before a spring election, former Progressive Conservative leader Patrick Brown says he won't be there to take his seat. The 39-year-old politician from Barrie,[...]

'No confidence' in Brown as PC candidate: Fedeli

Tuesday  19:06,   20 february 2018
MSN

'No confidence' in Brown as PC candidate: FedeliBrown, who was forced to step down as party leader last month amid sexual misconduct allegations, joined the leadership contest on Friday, after he was kicked out of the party[...]

Accused killer dismisses lawyer partway through Toronto murder trial

Tuesday  16:05,   20 february 2018
Toronto Star

Accused killer dismisses lawyer partway through Toronto murder trialIvezic and his former lover, Demitry Papasotiriou-Lanteigne, are charged with the first-degree murder of the latter’s husband, Allan Lanteigne, who was beaten to death in his[...]

India trip lands $1B in investments: Trudeau

Tuesday  15:21,   20 february 2018
MSN

India trip lands $1B in investments:[...]

B.C. nurse hit with precedent-setting fine for financially exploiting elderly couple

Tuesday  14:42,   20 february 2018
Vancouver Sun

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