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|Legal recreational marijuana: what you need to know - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 04:00:00 EDT|
The legislative battle over marijuana is over but as Canadians look to Oct 17 — the date legalization takes effect — there are some practical considerations that should be top of mind for those who want to avail themselves of the legal product.
|Facebook brings its messaging app for kids to Canada despite experts' concerns - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 11:40:51 EDT|
Messenger Kids has attracted criticism from some experts who argue that young children are not yet able to navigate the complexities of privacy and and social etiquette online. Facebook says the app was built with feedback from parents and experts.
|Alberta finance minister responds to calls for action on 'unfair' equalization formula extension - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 11:36:39 EDT|
Join CBC Calgary to watch Alberta Finance Minister Joe Ceci speak live about the equalization decision and his opposition's calls for action.
|Buy American? No thanks, Canadians starting to say - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 16:01:28 EDT|
Trade issues with the United States have many Canadians feeling uncharacteristically patriotic of late, and they say they're choosing to express that in their purchasing decisions.
|Laylin Delorme found guilty of 1st-degree murder in Edmonton Mac's killings - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 14:47:13 EDT|
A jury Friday found Laylin Delorme guilty on two counts of first-degree murder and two counts of armed robbery in the killing of two Mac's convenience store clerks.
|Union under fire at Wettlaufer inquiry for defending problem nurse - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 09:52:13 EDT|
Within hours of finding out Elizabeth Wettlaufer was suspended for making a medication error, the Ontario Nurses' Association filed a grievance on her behalf, a public inquiry hears.
|Charges dropped against rural Alberta homeowner accused of shooting trespasser - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 11:00:38 EDT|
All charges have been dropped against a rural Alberta homeowner accused of shooting a trespasser on his property near Okotoks.
|Sudbury toddler an internet sensation after crib video of him practising hockey goes viral - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 13:54:28 EDT|
A lot of people predict that in about 15 years, a video of Eli Graveline of Sudbury, Ont., will re-surface when he's drafted to the NHL.
|Trudeau fined for being too slow to declare gift of sunglasses from P.E.I. premier - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 14:16:29 EDT|
Parliament's ethics watchdog has slapped Prime Minister Justin Trudeau with a fine for breaking the Conflict of Interest Act over a pair of sunglasses.
|Camera directed car toward oncoming traffic after windshield replacement, man says - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 04:00:00 EDT|
A Newfoundland man learned the hard way that cars with advanced driver-assistance systems should have the system's cameras recalibrated after a windshield replacement.
|Chief justice says Supreme Court can be powerful voice for rule of law amid global tumult - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 08:40:37 EDT|
While sounding an alarm about the threats faced by democratic institutions abroad, Chief Justice Richard Wagner told a rare news conference in Ottawa on Friday that he is interested in ensuring the Supreme Court remains credible and connected with the Canadian public.
|Canadian government announces measures to help save key whale species - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 11:53:37 EDT|
Transportation Minister Marc Garneau announced measures to help in the protection of the southern resident killer whale, the North Atlantic right whale and the St. Lawrence Estuary beluga.
|Message of National Indigenous Peoples Day should be heard all year, Elijah Harper's son says - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 08:56:45 EDT|
The son of the man who originally called for the establishment of what is now National Indigenous Peoples Day believes Canadians should educate themselves on the First Peoples of the land year-round.
|Who killed Kimberley Lockyer and Dale Worthman? 25 years later, the answer is unknown - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 07:30:00 EDT|
Autopsy photos not seen before show the couple were shot in the head, execution style, but nobody has been convicted of the killings.
|Inflation rate holds steady at 2.2% in May despite soaring gasoline prices - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 09:09:34 EDT|
The cost of living increased at a 2.2 per cent annual pace last month, matching the increase seen a month earlier, but well short of what economists had been expecting.
|Albertan who killed three people gets life, no chance of parole for 30 years - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 10:07:00 -0400|
An Alberta man who fatally shot three people in November, 2015, has been sentenced to life in prison with no chance of parole for 30 years.
|Crucial Crown evidence ruled out as Dellen Millard's murder trial nears end - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 11:07:00 -0400|
A police expert's testimony suggesting that an aviation executive whose death was initially ruled a suicide could not have killed himself was dismissed Friday as biased and unreliable.
|Calgary man in hospital after city buses collide - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 11:08:00 -0400|
The aftermath of a shocking head-on collision between two Calgary city buses was captured on video early this morning.
|Guilty verdicts in deaths of Edmonton store clerks - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 15:28:00 -0400|
A 27-year-old man has been found guilty of first-degree murder in the shooting deaths of two convenience store clerks in Edmonton.
|High Indigenous prison rate 'unacceptable': Supreme Court chief justice - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 12:26:00 -0400|
The Supreme Court's chief justice says the over-representation of Indigenous people in prison is unacceptable and reveals a serious problem.
|Coroner issues warning as swimmer dies, boater missing this week in B.C. waters - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 14:30:01 -0400|
The B.C. Coroners Service has issued a warning about water safety as the drowning toll reaches five in the province this month.
|N.B. thieves make off with old Canadian currency, nine long guns - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 13:21:50 -0400|
New Brunswick thieves have made off with a unique collection of old Canadian currency dating back to the 1930s.
|N.L. confronts its archaic coat of arms depicting 'noble savage' - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 08:52:42 -0400|
The Newfoundland and Labrador government confirmed this week it plans to redesign the province's 400-year-old coat of arms, which depicts two Indigenous warriors holding a red shield.
|Applause in Alberta courtroom as charges dropped against man in rural shooting - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 12:07:00 -0400|
A courtroom erupted in cheers and applause Friday as all charges were dropped against a man accused of firing shots at suspected thieves on his rural property in southern Alberta.
|Lorne Grabher wins $750 from province amid lengthy battle over licence plate - Fri, 22 Jun 2018 12:06:00 -0400|
The Nova Scotia government has to reimburse a retiree for a court skirmish over a report suggesting a licence plate bearing his family name supports sexual violence against women.