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|Canada's 1st 'presumptive' case of coronavirus found in Toronto - Sat, 25 Jan 2020 17:18:39 EST|
Canada has confirmed its first "presumptive" case of the deadly coronavirus in Toronto as the number of infections worldwide surpassed 1,900 cases.
|'My heart is going to bleed': Bodies of mother and daughter killed in Iran air disaster repatriated to Toronto - Sat, 25 Jan 2020 14:19:23 EST|
Habib Haghjoo's girls are home. The bodies of Sahar Haghjoo, 37, and her eight-year-old daughter, Elsa Jadidi, landed in Toronto on Saturday, Haghjoo said of his daughter and granddaughter who were on the Ukrainian flight that was shot down by Iran forces earlier this month.
|Peter MacKay officially launches bid for Conservative leadership - Sat, 25 Jan 2020 11:44:05 EST|
Former Conservative cabinet minister Peter MacKay formally launched his bid to replace Andrew Scheer on Saturday in his home province of Nova Scotia, where he first began his political career more than 20 years ago.
|'I don't have anything to add': Scheer declines to address use of party funds for private school fees - Sat, 25 Jan 2020 17:00:50 EST|
Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer declined Saturday to shed any light on lingering questions about the use of party money to pay for his children's tuition, an issue that threw his party into turmoil just as he announced his decision to step back from the leadership job.
|Police identify body of Newfoundland man who went missing in giant blizzard - Sat, 25 Jan 2020 10:23:38 EST|
Police have confirmed that a body found in an area off of Roaches Line in Conception Bay North, N.L., is 26-year-old Joshua Wall, who went missing during a massive snow storm.
|Families of CP Rail workers killed in B.C. mountain crash demand investigation be reopened - Sat, 25 Jan 2020 04:00:42 EST|
The mystery of what led to the crash of CP Rail Train 301 in 2019 has lingered, leaving victims’ loved ones desperate for answers, and angry and suspicious.
|Lac Saint-Jean body identified as missing snowmobiler Gilles Claude - Sat, 25 Jan 2020 11:30:48 EST|
Quebec provincial police have identified the body found in Lac Saint-Jean yesterday as one of the missing snowmobilers, 58-year-old Gilles Claude.
|Behind the scenes of the rescue of the last solo climber on Mount Logan - Sat, 25 Jan 2020 08:00:00 EST|
In May 2018, Monique Richard was the first woman to reach Mount Logan's summit solo. She could also be its last solo climber.
|Ottawa backed away from commitment to approve child welfare lawsuit, lawyer says - Sat, 25 Jan 2020 14:00:56 EST|
Ottawa appears to be balking at a pledge to consent to the certification of a proposed class action lawsuit over First Nation child welfare — less than two months after the justice and Indigenous services ministers publicly said the federal government wanted to settle the case — according to one of the lawyers on the file.
|Milk products recalled in Ontario, Quebec due to sanitizer contamination - Sat, 25 Jan 2020 09:04:32 EST|
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says the Agropur Co-operative is recalling some of its milk products in Ontario and Quebec due to the presence of sanitizer.
|Ottawa's newest national monument will honour LGBT Canadians and remember the 'purge' - Sat, 25 Jan 2020 05:00:46 EST|
The National Capital Commission has approved a site for a national monument to members of the LGBT community who for decades were purged from the federal public service because of their sexual orientation. CBC's The House met Michelle Douglas, the executive director of the LGBT Purge Fund, at the proposed site.
|Peter MacKay is piling up the caucus endorsements — but will they matter? - Sat, 25 Jan 2020 04:00:00 EST|
In the Conservative leadership race, Peter MacKay is already way ahead — in caucus endorsements. What impact might MP endorsements have in a race that will be shorter than the one in 2017?
|'What in the Sam Hill are you doing out here?' Snowmobiler finds family of 5 stuck in frozen wilderness - Fri, 24 Jan 2020 15:10:38 EST|
Phil Waldner wasn't expecting to come across a stranded family of five from Calgary when he went out for a snowmobile ride in rural Manitoba after Christmas last month.
|Eastern Newfoundland had a stunning blizzard — and then a singularly unco-ordinated response - Sat, 25 Jan 2020 04:30:00 EST|
The old, dismanled Emergency Measures Organization was nowhere to be seen during the blizzard and its recovery, as the N.L. government pushed decisions to municipalities, writes John Gushue.
|'It plays to our worst fears': Coronavirus misinformation fuelled by social media - Sat, 25 Jan 2020 04:00:00 EST|
Social media has completely changed the way in which information about a disease outbreak travels around the world and experts say it’s not for the better.
|'My heart is going to bleed,' says man who lost daughter, granddaughter in Iran plane crash - Sat, 25 Jan 2020 14:12:00 -0500|
The bodies of Sahar Haghjoo, 37, and her eight-year-old daughter, Elsa Jadidi, will land in Toronto on Saturday, who were on the Ukrainian flight that was shot down by Iran forces earlier this month.
|7-year-old boy shot in Hamilton home kept asking 'if he was going to die,' neighbour says - Fri, 24 Jan 2020 08:39:00 -0500|
A seven-year-old boy kept asking a helping neighbour "if he was going to die" after he was unintentionally struck by bullets flying into a targeted Hamilton, Ont. home on Thursday night.
|Two Ontario veterans celebrate shared 107th birthday - Sat, 25 Jan 2020 19:51:57 -0500|
Two men who served during the Second World War met for the first time on Saturday with the help of technology to celebrate a shared milestone—their 107th birthdays.
|Iranian investigators 'trying to do the right thing' after Tehran plane crash: TSB chair - Fri, 24 Jan 2020 19:28:00 -0500|
Iranian investigators are ‘trying to do the right thing’ by providing Canadian officials with more information than would typically be allowed under international protocols during the investigation into the downing of Ukrainian Airlines Flight 752, according to the chair of the Transportation Safety Board.
|Police find body of Joshua Wall, who went missing during Newfoundland snowstorm - Sat, 25 Jan 2020 12:10:00 -0500|
The RCMP in Newfoundland and Labrador say they've found a man who went missing at the height of a historic storm that hit the eastern part of province on Jan. 17.
|'This is not why I joined customs': Whistleblower speaks out amid spike in 5-year bans at U.S. border - Fri, 24 Jan 2020 18:27:00 -0500|
A whistleblower has written a damning email about a recent U.S. crackdown at the border. The U.S. Customs and Border Protection officer, who works on the front lines, wishes to remain anonymous for fear of being fired.
|No winning ticket for Friday night's $17 million Lotto Max jackpot - Sat, 25 Jan 2020 08:04:05 -0500|
No winning ticket was sold for the $17 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw.
|Statistics Canada posted a poll on Twitter. It did not go well - Sat, 25 Jan 2020 09:43:00 -0500|
Statistics Canada was inundated with sarcastic replies to their poll on Twitter asking at what age Canadians bought their first home.
|Vancouver man's outreach project aiming to tackle the opioid crisis inspires First Nations leaders - Fri, 24 Jan 2020 23:22:00 -0500|
A Vancouver man's mission to speak to those in his community struggling with drug abuse in one of Vancouver's poorest neighborhoods has inspired some First Nations leaders in B.C. to follow his lead in outreach.
|Life in N.L. returns to normal as residents deal with blizzard aftermath - Fri, 24 Jan 2020 10:50:00 -0500|
Some sense of normalcy has returned to daily life one week after a record-breaking blizzard buried eastern Newfoundland, but business owners are still grappling with the aftermath of the storm.