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|Former N.L. premier recounts 'assassination' rumours at Dunphy inquiry - Fri, 24 Feb 2017 13:42:37 EST|
Paul Davis is reiterating that he knew nothing of Don Dunphy or his controversial tweets before Dunphy was shot to death by a member of the premier's security detail.
|Conservative Party leadership contenders hold debate in Ottawa - Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:52:12 EST|
The 14 contenders for the Conservative Party leadership were quick to focus on candidate Kellie Leitch during the debate at the Manning Centre Conference today.
|Thousands of northern B.C. patients' X-rays, CT scans and ultrasounds may have been misread - Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:41:00 EST|
A team of Vancouver radiologists is reviewing thousands of X-rays, CT scans and ultrasounds from a Terrace hospital, over concerns about possible errors.
|Province gets 'kickback' from inmates' collect calls, lawyer says - Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:00:00 EST|
Ottawa criminal lawyer Michael Spratt says the province is getting a "kickback" from commissions it receives on collect calls made from provincial jails. Inmates can only make collect calls, and nearly 300,000 phone calls are made each month.
|Foot chase, fight, tree climb end in slippery suspect's arrest - Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:25:35 EST|
The Mounties finally got their man Tuesday, but it took a foot chase, a desperate stab at hitchhiking, a police cruiser escape, a break-in, a fight and tree-top negotiation after an officer tried to pull over a vehicle near Peace River in northwest Alberta.
|Refugees crossing U.S. border heading to Toronto, agencies say - Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:00:50 EST|
Many of the asylum seekers crossing the Canadian border in places like Manitoba and Quebec will wind up in Toronto, say those who care for refugees.
|Meet Canada's only astronaut candidate who lives in the North - Fri, 24 Feb 2017 13:15:57 EST|
Doctor, pilot, teacher, military officer — Yellowknife woman Nathalie Sleno is a jack of all trades.
|Winter Stations bring art and wonder to Toronto's Beach waterfront - Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:03:38 EST|
A design contest open to artists, designers, architects and landscape architects has transformed the winter waterfront of Toronto's Beach area. Here's a look at the winning entries, all constructed around lifeguard stands, seen on a morning when dense fog rolled in from Lake Ontario.
|P.E.I. omitted from CAA's 'history' map of Canada - Fri, 24 Feb 2017 06:00:00 EST|
The Cradle of Confederation has been inadvertently snubbed in a publication of the Canadian Automobile Association.
|New species of gigantic, toothy worm identified in Canadian fossil collection - Fri, 24 Feb 2017 12:49:44 EST|
Researchers have discovered a new species of an ancient worm that was more than a metre long and had powerful jaws and teeth with which to catch its prey.
|Plenty of budget remedies offered as Liberals prepare prescription for ailing economy: Chris Hall - Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:00:00 EST|
It's budget season in Ottawa. The time of year when everyone in town offers the government their unsolicited advice for how to cure the Canadian economy.
|Trudeau's Privy Council Office budget the highest in a decade - Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:00:00 EST|
The budget for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Privy Council Office is set to rise by 20 per cent this year, making it one of the largest budgets for the office in a decade, according to spending estimates tabled by the government.
|Justice Robin Camp loses bid to suspend watchdog's deliberations on his fate - Fri, 24 Feb 2017 11:34:23 EST|
The Federal Court has ruled the Canadian Judicial Council can continue to deliberate the questions of whether Justice Robin Camp can remain on the bench.
|Charges over shooting death dropped against N.B. police officers - Fri, 24 Feb 2017 10:49:41 EST|
Two Bathurst police officers charged in the shooting death of Michel Vienneau more than two years ago will not stand trial for manslaughter, a judge ruled on Friday.
|Toronto Public Health concerned new anti-HIV drug could contribute to spread of other STDs - Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:00:00 EST|
Researchers call it a miracle drug: one blue pill, taken every day, that can reduce the risk of contracting HIV by almost 90 per cent. But one year after it was approved by Health Canada, Toronto Public Health is concerned PrEP provides a false sense of invincibility for some users that makes them less likely to wear condoms.
|Former N.L. premier says he should not have contacted officer in police shooting - Fri, 24 Feb 2017 07:45:00 -0500|
A former premier admits he was wrong to contact a member of his security detail who killed a man, calling it a well-intentioned but mistaken show of concern.
|'Like Monty Python': N.B. drug conviction set aside after English woman tried in French - Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:00:00 -0500|
A New Brunswick court has set aside a woman's drug trafficking conviction after her trial was mistakenly conducted in French for no apparent reason.
|Suspended Canadian admiral brings in prominent lawyer to represent him - Thu, 23 Feb 2017 21:15:00 -0500|
A high-profile Toronto lawyer hired to represent a suspended Canadian admiral is suggesting he's the victim of "bureaucratic crossfire."
|Accused N.S. doctor gets go-ahead to resume practice -- with chaperone - Fri, 24 Feb 2017 14:14:53 -0500|
A Nova Scotia physician charged with voyeurism after medical clinic staff were surreptitiously filmed in the washroom has approval to practice again.
|2 adults, 2 children killed in collision on Highway 101 west of Timmins, Ont. - Fri, 24 Feb 2017 12:44:00 -0500|
A northern Ontario First Nation is mourning the 'terrible loss' of a 29-year-old pregnant mother, her two young sons and the children's grandmother in a collision.
|Quebec broadens inquiry into Montreal police force - Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:35:00 -0500|
The Quebec government is broadening its investigation into allegations of corruption and wrongdoing within the Montreal police force.
|Attawapiskat First Nation school to reopen after flood - Fri, 24 Feb 2017 12:39:49 -0500|
A brand new elementary school shuttered by flooding in a troubled indigenous community in Ontario will be reopening for business next week.
|Six men face charges after RCMP foil alleged Cape Breton cocaine conspiracy - Fri, 24 Feb 2017 15:24:42 -0500|
Nova Scotia RCMP say a drug trafficking investigation that began in Cape Breton has uncovered a conspiracy to import more than one tonne of cocaine into Canada from Colombia.
|5 vehicles damaged as wheels fly off transport; driver and company face charges - Fri, 24 Feb 2017 13:25:00 -0500|
Provincial police say a tractor-trailer driver is facing charges after wheels flew off the transport damaging five other vehicles.
|N.B. judge overturns conviction of grandfather accused of sexual interference - Fri, 24 Feb 2017 13:07:00 -0500|
A man who was shunned by his community and reviled by family when he was wrongly branded a sex offender has been acquitted of sexually assaulting his step-granddaughter after the girl admitted she was forced to make up the story by her grandmother.