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|Winnipeg couple slams Walmart Canada Bank for not reversing $6,600 in fraudulent charges - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 06:00:00 EDT|
A Winnipeg couple who say they were pickpocketed in Mexico are out $6,600 after someone apparently used the PIN on their credit card to make fraudulent purchases, and their credit card company says that's enough reason to not reverse the charges.
|Ontario town wants answers on future of refuge for asylum seekers - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 05:00:00 EDT|
Cornwall, Ont., residents packed into a special council meeting with hope of learning the fate of more than 290 migrants living at the city's Nav Centre.
|Memo to CPC brass — there's more than one way to be a Tory: Opinion - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 05:00:00 EDT|
To the Conservatives angry that "liberals" are offering up their ideas for renewal: stop shouting them down. Who knows, you might even learn something by listening.
|Researchers stunned by rapid rate of erosion on Herschel Island - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:00:00 EDT|
The team from the University of Edinburgh has been monitoring effects of climate change on Yukon's north coast since 2008.
|Liberal-friendly diplomat's new job pays above scale, but is he worth it? - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 05:00:00 EDT|
When the prime minister's top adviser, Gerald Butts, defended the government’s decision to pay his friend Rana Sarker, the country’s new consul general in San Francisco, far more than the usual scale for the posting, it was worth paying attention.
|Cross-border booze case would 'redesign' federalism, N.B. prosecutors argue - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 16:27:30 EDT|
Upholding the acquittal of a Tracadie, N.B., man who exceeded cross-border alcohol limits would "redesign Canadian federalism," provincial prosecutors say.
|Federal study on PTSD service dogs not sitting well with some advocates - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 05:00:00 EDT|
First phase of study found nine positive effects of service dogs on symptoms of PTSD and two 'major undesirable effects.'
|Climate change 'sleeping giant' challenge for fishery, says ocean researcher - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 05:30:00 EDT|
An ocean scientist says climate change is altering the chemistry of the oceans, which makes food webs and fishery management much more unpredictable.
|Average Canadian mortgage nears $200K, up 5% in a year - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 00:01:00 EDT|
Canadians owe more than ever before on their mortgages, but fewer borrowers are falling behind on their payments.
|'More we need to do': Overdose deaths in Vancouver surpass last year's total - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 18:26:04 EDT|
The City of Vancouver says more people have died from drug overdoses so far in 2017 than all of last year.
|Bride, groom arrested after brawl breaks out at downtown Edmonton bar - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 16:14:31 EDT|
It was a wedding night to remember for a bride and groom who started married life in handcuffs. The newly married couple were arrested at Denizen Hall on Saturday night.
|Calgary airport to return accessible parking spots after botched marketing campaign - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 13:13:01 EDT|
The Calgary Airport Authority says it will return accessible stalls that were converted to more lucrative "Lexus-only" spaces after condemnation from customers — and the car maker.
|Missed the eclipse? Watch totality here - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 18:52:48 EDT|
Canadians don protective glasses to take in a partial solar eclipse, while south of the border Americans travel to the path of totality to see the moon completely blot out the sun during a rare coast-to-coast total solar eclipse. See the best photos and video here.
|Manitoba final province to sign health-care pact with feds - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 10:37:00 EDT|
The province has signed a health-care funding agreement with the federal government after holding out for nearly a year.
|100 years on, 'forgotten' WWI Canadian victory at Hill 70 memorialized - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 05:00:00 EDT|
A memorial park commemorating Canadian soldiers who died in a "remarkable" but not well known First World War battle opens next week in France.
|Woman facing terror charges forced to appear in court: 'You are all infidels' - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 12:55:00 -0400|
A Toronto woman facing terror-related charges briefly appeared before a judge via video by force on Thursday, after she refused to attend court three times before.
|One killed, five hurt in Highway 401 crash near Quebec border - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 00:57:25 -0400|
One person was killed and five others were injured following a crash involving six vehicles on Monday on Highway 401 in eastern Ontario.
|Anti-migrant banners pop up, taken down in Montreal, including at Olympic Stadium - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 10:19:21 -0400|
More anti-migrant banners have popped up in Quebec, this time in Montreal where many asylum seekers are being temporarily housed.
|Ontario man allegedly snaps photo holding duck by neck, charged with cruelty - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:59:49 -0400|
A 34-year-old Barrie, Ont., man faces an animal cruelty charge after police allege he grabbed a duck by its neck and snapped a photograph with it.
|New father prods East Coast Sobeys about mothers-only parking spot - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:19:00 -0400|
A father who was irked at a parking spot for new mothers at a P.E.I. grocery store has seemingly prodded Sobeys to include new dads too.
|Nova Scotia government to impose wage package on 75,000 civil servants - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 08:43:00 -0400|
The Nova Scotia government has moved to impose a labour bill that would establish a wage package for 75,000 public sector employees.
|Cornwall, Ont., seeks answers from Ottawa about 'tent city' for asylum seekers - Mon, 21 Aug 2017 19:41:00 -0400|
Municipal politicians in Cornwall, Ont., said Monday they were frustrated at the paucity of information from the federal government over an influx of Haitian asylum seekers crossing to Canada from the United States.
|Man given 8 years for sexually abusing girl advertised on Craigslist - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 08:06:00 -0400|
A Waterloo, Ont. man has been sentenced to eight years behind bars for his role in a horrific child exploitation case in which a seven-year-old girl was sexually assaulted after being advertised on Craigslist.
|Nova Scotia woman recovering from 'unbearable' bite from unknown bug - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 08:30:24 -0400|
A Nova Scotia woman is recovering at home after she had a painful reaction to an insect bite on her leg.
|Crews battling largest recorded wildfire in B.C. history - Tue, 22 Aug 2017 06:50:00 -0400|
More than 400 firefighters are battling to contain the largest recorded wildfire in British Columbia's history.