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Explosions rock Happy Valley-Goose Bay as residents ordered to leave area threatened by fire - Fri, 19 Apr 2024 21:20:08 EDT
An airport tower on fire

The town of Happy Valley-Goose Bay, N.L., has declared a state of emergency following "several explosions" at the site of an uncontrolled fire burning near explosive material. No injuries have been reported, but residents in the area have been urged to evacuate their homes.

Slain tow truck kingpin had a target on his back for years, court documents show - Fri, 19 Apr 2024 04:00:00 EDT
A smiling man with dark hair and a beard is seen wearing a dark checkered blazer.

Alex Vinogradsky, a kingpin in Toronto's tow truck underworld who was gunned down outside a north-end plaza last month, had previously been the focus of plots to kill him, court documents reveal. Police also had information that he'd ordered hits on his perceived rivals.

Alberta announces what it says are the largest water-sharing agreements in its history - Fri, 19 Apr 2024 11:00:59 EDT
A woman wearing a black blazer sits in a chair.

Alberta has concluded its negotiations with major water licence holders and is now outlining what it calls the largest water-sharing agreements in Alberta’s 118-year history.

'We've been where they've been': People with lived addiction experience key in aiding Thunder Bay's vulnerable - Fri, 19 Apr 2024 04:00:00 EDT
A person with long dark hair, wearing a pink hoodie, stands inside a room and smiles.

Thunder Bay remains among the Ontario communities hit hardest by the opioid crisis, with a toxicity mortality rate more than triple that of the provincial rate. As advocates push for more resources, front-line workers say having lived experience goes a long way in connecting with vulnerable people.

Plan to revamp downtown Ottawa block sparks debate over intensification - Fri, 19 Apr 2024 04:00:00 EDT
Someone in a tie-dye hoodie crosses their arms in front of a low-rise brick building.

A proposed redevelopment of one block of Bank Street has kicked off a conversation over the merits of intensification, with tenants feeling pushed to the side and the owner saying the project will revitalize the area.

Federal government withdraws offer of 17 Alberta family court judges when province won't meet terms - Fri, 19 Apr 2024 06:00:00 EDT
A man stands behind a podium with 'Alberta' written across the front.

The Alberta government says it won’t revamp its court system to get federal funding for 17 judges dedicated to hearing family court cases.

Teen who lied to police after Tyson MacDonald's death sentenced to 2 more months in custody - Fri, 19 Apr 2024 08:57:37 EDT
People carrying signs calling for justice for Tyson MacDonald walk outside a stone-clad courthouse.

A teenager who pleaded guilty to misleading police after 17-year-old Tyson MacDonald disappeared in eastern P.E.I. in mid-December, sparking a huge search before his body was found, has been sentenced to two more months in custody plus 30 days of community supervision.

Has hockey hazing changed in 40 years? At least people now 'being held accountable,' says former player - Fri, 19 Apr 2024 06:00:00 EDT
A boy in a red hockey uniform and skates sits on a bench.

Todd Tisdale says he suffered abuse at the hands of his older hockey teammates when he was the same age as some of the boys in southwestern Manitoba who now allege they were sexually assaulted during trips to Winnipeg for hockey tournaments.

Judge orders shared custody of pet dog under new B.C. law - Fri, 19 Apr 2024 09:00:00 EDT
smiling woman hugs smiling golden retriever

A golden retriever named Stella is now part of legal history in B.C. after an upper court decision based on new laws recognizing pets as family members, not just property.

New Peggys Cove bylaw brought in amid complaints of unfairness - Fri, 19 Apr 2024 05:00:00 EDT
Peggys Cove is a popular destination for both tourists and locals.

Peggys Cove now has a new bylaw to guide development and protect the iconic fishing village's heritage, but some say the process to create those rules was unfair.

Sask. town's new shuttle vehicle among rural transportation projects funded in federal budget - Fri, 19 Apr 2024 06:40:06 EDT
A blue SUV drives by. A driver and a senior woman wave as  the photo is taken.

The town of Gravelbourg, Sask., is among many receiving money from the federal government to improve rural transportation, with an emphasis on transportation to medical appointments.

Federal funding for Indigenous culture, language programs must be sustainable, say advocates - Fri, 19 Apr 2024 07:00:00 EDT
Belinda kakiyosew Daniels works this week with participants in a cultural mentorship program at Sturgeon Lake First Nation.

This week's federal budget includes more than $290 million for Indigenous-led language and culture programs.

Shuswap braces for fire season amid probe into planned ignition - Fri, 19 Apr 2024 08:00:00 EDT
Flattened and warped metal from a burnt building is shown beneath a sky that is yellow from wildfire smoke.

Concerns linger over B.C. Wildfire Service's planned ignition before wildfire spread and burned 170 homes during the 2023 wildfire season. A Forest Practices Board investigation into the planned ignition is ongoing, as residents prepare for another wildfire season.

Do Ottawa's proposed capital gains tax changes affect inherited properties? - Fri, 19 Apr 2024 04:00:00 EDT
A red single-family home stands in a row of houses.

Tax experts and lawyers explain to CBC how capital gains works on property transfers, including what happens with inheritances and how the value of those properties is determined.

Demands of defence policy almost double military's recruitment gap, top soldier warns - Fri, 19 Apr 2024 04:00:00 EDT
A fighter jet is on a tarmac

The recruiting hole in which the Canadian military finds itself is deeper and potentially more serious than it might appear at first glance — in part because of all the new equipment the federal government has ordered, or plans to order in the near future.

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