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|B.C. wildfire evacuees frustrated by rules preventing return to rescue pets, valuables - Thu, 16 Aug 2018 10:57:22 EDT|
Some B.C. fire evacuees are frustrated they aren’t being allowed to return to their homes to rescue personal belongings, while others are defying the leave order and staying put as wildfires grow.
|Sex-ed curricula can't satisfy everyone, and they shouldn't try, say some experts - Thu, 16 Aug 2018 04:00:00 EDT|
As Ontario grapples with its sex education curriculum, any effort to come up with a consensus on what should be taught in schools may very well be a 'fool's errand,' says a noted researcher on the controversial issue.
|N.L. woman bound, gagged in Scottish office feels 'betrayed' she lost harassment claim - Thu, 16 Aug 2018 05:22:46 EDT|
A Newfoundland woman who was photographed tied to a chair and gagged in her workplace in Scotland is disappointed that an employment tribunal has ruled against her harassment claim.
|RCMP billing dispute roils Parliament's police service - Thu, 16 Aug 2018 04:00:00 EDT|
Canada's Parliament Hill police service is barely three years old - and continues to be a troubled workplace. CBC News has obtained internal documents describing a $1.18 million billing dispute between the RCMP and the Parliamentary Protective Service that has lingered for more than a year.
|Tim Hortons looks to tackle leaky lids - Thu, 16 Aug 2018 12:29:44 EDT|
Tim Hortons admits it's fallen behind the competition with its packaging, but change is coming to your coffee cup and it will start with the lid.
|Burnaby RCMP make arrests during Camp Cloud eviction - Thu, 16 Aug 2018 10:07:04 EDT|
Burnaby RCMP have started the process of evicting protesters from Camp Cloud, the protest camp set up in opposition to the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project.
|Class-action lawsuit alleging RCMP workplace abuse in Quebec given court OK to proceed - Thu, 16 Aug 2018 10:24:39 EDT|
Quebec Superior Court Justice Pierre C. Gagnon has approved a lawsuit filed on behalf of all RCMP officers and civilian staff that alleges they were bullied or harassed while serving in the province.
|Coroner's office starts releasing stats on suicide deaths in Saskatchewan - Thu, 16 Aug 2018 07:00:00 EDT|
Saskatchewan's Office of the Chief Coroner recently posted statistics on suicide in the province from 2005 to 2017.
|Natan Obed re-elected as president of Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami - Thu, 16 Aug 2018 13:11:45 EDT|
The vote was held Thursday morning in Inuvik, N.W.T. The position of president is a three-year term.
|Health Canada to ban pesticides blamed for bee losses, but farmers wonder about alternatives - Thu, 16 Aug 2018 11:18:43 EDT|
The federal government has confirmed that Canadian farmers must find alternatives to neonicotinoids, pesticides that have been linked to the deaths of aquatic insects and bees.
|Vice Media finds replacement for Rogers, signing content pact with Bell - Thu, 16 Aug 2018 09:48:39 EDT|
Bell Media has signed a new long-term agreement that will see it become the exclusive Canadian broadcaster for new programming from Vice Media network Viceland.
|Ontario mayor uses alias email address for city business, experts question transparency - Wed, 15 Aug 2018 21:57:57 EDT|
Windsor's mayor uses an alias email address to conduct city business, sparking concerns over transparency and even a push for further investigation, CBC News has learned after obtaining internal documents.
|'Abuse' found at Calgary nursing home after 97-year-old woman broke leg when dropped - Thu, 16 Aug 2018 07:30:00 EDT|
When 97-year-old Tannis Snukal died in hospital, it was four weeks since she'd suffered a broken leg after being dropped by nursing home staff during a bath. An investigation found "abuse" at the AgeCare Glenmore.
|Having to pay for your own shingles vaccine isn't ageism, tribunal rules - Thu, 16 Aug 2018 07:00:00 EDT|
When Thomas Hasek decided to get immunized against shingles a few years back, he had to pay $200 for the shot. That struck him as unfair — after all, the childhood chickenpox vaccine addresses the same virus, and it's publicly funded.
|Rejected by Saudi Arabia, Nova Scotia maple syrup makes its way across globe - Thu, 16 Aug 2018 06:00:00 EDT|
Canadians — and maple syrup fans from around the world — have stepped up to help Anne Hutchinson's business based in Lake Paul, N.S.
|Public visitation today for Fredericton constables killed in shooting - Thu, 16 Aug 2018 11:48:35 -0400|
Hundreds of mourners are expected to attend a public visitation Thursday for two Fredericton police constables described as "two of the most positive people anyone had ever met."
|Quebec police cruiser swiped and taken for 170-kilometre joyride - Thu, 16 Aug 2018 11:43:44 -0400|
Authorities are investigating in Quebec after a suspect swiped a provincial police car and took it on a 170-kilometre joyride before being stopped in a restaurant parking lot.
|Edmonton police close busy road after shots fired at truck, 3 suspects arrested - Thu, 16 Aug 2018 00:10:00 -0400|
Gunfire and a police chase prompted officials to close part of Edmonton's busy Wayne Gretzky Drive for hours.
|Mom of terminally ill boy urges empathy in Calgary neighbourhood parking spat - Thu, 16 Aug 2018 06:28:00 -0400|
The mother of a terminally ill Calgary boy who requires around-the-clock care says she is being hassled by neighbours over street parking.
|Baby pulled from under truck that rammed home in Surrey, B.C. - Thu, 16 Aug 2018 04:47:00 -0400|
A four-month-old girl had to be pulled from under a pickup truck that rammed into her home in Surrey, B.C.
|Family of slain Fredericton police officer: 'We are so proud' - Wed, 15 Aug 2018 15:31:00 -0400|
The family of a slain Fredericton, N.B., police officer has released a statement urging the public to take care of her fellow officers, as well as the loved ones of the other three people who died in the shooting.
|Lines to view apartments? Rental prices spike 15 per cent in some Canadian cities - Wed, 15 Aug 2018 18:36:00 -0400|
Ottawa residents lined up on Wednesday almost an hour before a group showing of new bachelor apartments in what may be the latest sign of rising rental prices in Canada.
|Man charged after allegedly trying to steal police cruiser in Oshawa - Wed, 15 Aug 2018 08:40:22 -0400|
A 29-year-old man from Oshawa, Ont., is facing multiple charges after allegedly fleeing the scene of an accident, then trying to steal a police cruiser.
|B.C. declares state of emergency as 566 wildfires burn across province - Wed, 15 Aug 2018 12:23:00 -0400|
The British Columbia government has declared a state of emergency as hundreds of out-of-control wildfires intensify across the province.
|Efforts to raise tug from B.C.'s Fraser River on pause - Wed, 15 Aug 2018 12:01:00 -0400|
Salvage crews managed to partially raise a sunken tug from the Fraser River off Vancouver on Wednesday before the salvage operation was paused for the evening.