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|'It's a total grassroots thing': Procession celebrates Canadian Olympians in Toronto - Sun, 28 Aug 2016 09:09:54 EDT|
Toronto residents celebrated Canadian Olympic athletes on Sunday morning as a procession rolled through part of the east end.
|National Energy Board fights to restore legitimacy as Quebec hearings begin - Sun, 28 Aug 2016 18:19:05 EDT|
As the Quebec phase of the National Energy Board hearings into the Energy East pipeline begins Monday, it will be fighting to restore the legitimacy of its proceedings in the eyes of the Quebec public.
|Elderly man denied access to Saskatoon washroom brings to light public access problem - Sun, 28 Aug 2016 15:35:22 EDT|
Last week, an elderly man with a walker begged employees at a Saskatoon Co-op gas station to use the building's washroom. He was denied access.
|Montreal Impact fans outraged over 'sexist' Toronto FC poster - Sun, 28 Aug 2016 15:17:40 EDT|
A giant poster brought into a Toronto FC game against the Montreal Impact Saturday night has left fans of both teams crying foul on Twitter. At least one fan says she plans to file an official complaint.
|Toronto mother sells house to support son with developmental disabilities - Sun, 28 Aug 2016 06:00:00 EDT|
Vicki McCallum says her 27-year-old son is heading for a crisis without support from the Ontario government.
|Alberta PCs set rules for leadership race to replace former premier Jim Prentice - Sun, 28 Aug 2016 17:31:03 EDT|
Alberta's Progressive Conservatives have laid out the rules for their leadership contest, including retroactive finance disclosure and a rule forbidding candidates from doing anything that could harm the PC brand.
|No tailings ponds, but in situ oilsands still release toxic contaminants: study - Sun, 28 Aug 2016 18:02:40 EDT|
The first study of pollution from unconventional oilsands mines has concluded that so-called in-situ techniques also introduce contaminants into the environment.
|Next stop? Cambridge Bay: Crystal Serenity cruise to anchor in Nunavut - Sun, 28 Aug 2016 18:00:00 EDT|
On Monday, the cruise ship will anchor in Cambridge Bay, a southwestern Nunavut community with a population of about 1,500, nearly four times higher than the population of Ulukhaktok, N.W.T., where the ship visited Friday and Saturday.
|Canada Post union overtime ban for workers in N.W.T., Alberta on hold for 24 hours - Sun, 28 Aug 2016 15:23:02 EDT|
The Canadian Union of Postal Workers is moving its overtime ban for its workers in the Northwest Territories and Alberta back 24 hours. It was originally set to kick in at midnight Sunday.
|Kathleen Wynne says scrapping Ontario's sex-ed curriculum 'very, very dangerous' - Sat, 27 Aug 2016 23:28:28 EDT|
Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne is firing back at Progressive Conservative Leader Patrick Brown, who has promised to scrap the Liberals' sex-ed curriculum if his party forms the next government.
|Criminal probe launched into Calgary police conduct after man seriously injured during arrest - Sat, 27 Aug 2016 19:19:37 EDT|
A criminal investigation has been launched into the conduct of Calgary police officers after a man sustained "several serious injuries" during an arrest in July near Chinook Mall.
|Bangladesh police kill Canadian suspect in restaurant attack - Sat, 27 Aug 2016 06:46:07 EDT|
Bangladeshi authorities say a Canadian man suspected of organizing a deadly attack on a popular restaurant in Dhaka has been killed in a police raid near the capital.
|Trend away from church weddings has N.S. seeking more justices of the peace - Sun, 28 Aug 2016 06:00:08 EDT|
For the first time in about 10 years, the Department of Justice has put out a province-wide call for people who want to become justices of the peace to preside over civil weddings.
|Can 'toxicity' between Canada Post and workers be cured? - Sat, 27 Aug 2016 05:00:00 EDT|
Whenever Canada Post management and union representatives reach an agreement, whether through negotiation or arbitration, the resolution may not be enough to repair their fraught relations.
|N.W.T. hamlet welcomes largest cruise ship to attempt Northwest Passage - Sat, 27 Aug 2016 06:00:00 EDT|
The community of Ulukhaktok, N.W.T., has been waiting for this weekend, when the Crystal Serenity cruise ship sailed into the hamlet of 400 people, bringing with it about 1,000 passengers and 600 crew.
|SIU investigating after Toronto-area officer hit and injured by police cruiser - Sun, 28 Aug 2016 14:55:00 -0400|
Ontario's police watchdog is investigating after a Peel police officer was hit by a police cruiser Sunday morning.
|Nenshi seeks federal funding for Calgary Zoo panda exhibit - Sun, 28 Aug 2016 10:11:29 -0400|
Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi has written to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau asking for Ottawa's help in defraying the considerable cost of housing the critters at Calgary's zoo in two years.
|Ontario ticket wins Saturday's $13.6M Lotto 649 jackpot - Sun, 28 Aug 2016 07:21:58 -0400|
A ticket sold in Ontario for Saturday night's Lotto 649 draw claimed the $13.6 million dollar jackpot.
|32,000 blood donations needed before Labour Day - Sun, 28 Aug 2016 17:58:00 -0400|
Canadian Blood Services put out an urgent appeal for 32,000 donations before Labour Day to replenish its national supply which dropped significantly over the summer.
|Postal workers delay possible job action for 24 hours as contract talks continue - Sun, 28 Aug 2016 15:14:00 -0400|
The Canadian Union of Postal Workers says its plan to begin a rolling overtime ban at midnight Sunday has been placed on hold for 24 hours.
|Alberta town sets curfew for youth under 15 - Sun, 28 Aug 2016 11:42:00 -0400|
After a series of property damage complaints, the town of Bruderheim, Alta. has set a. curfew for youth under the age of 15 for their own "health,safety and welfare."
|Police identify woman killed in Toronto shooting - Sat, 27 Aug 2016 22:02:05 -0400|
A shooting incident in Toronto's east end has led to the death of one person.
|Toronto celebrates Olympic athletes with parade - Sun, 28 Aug 2016 11:44:00 -0400|
Quadruple medallist Penny Oleksiak is being celebrated in her hometown today.
|After her own cancer battle, girl hosts fundraiser for sick friend - Sun, 28 Aug 2016 10:15:24 -0400|
A six-year-old Cambridge girl who took on cancer herself decided to sell lemonade to help a young friend waging a fierce battle with the disease.
|U.S. border agents rescue Canadians from Ontario house fire - Fri, 26 Aug 2016 07:08:00 -0400|
Americans have unexpectedly come ashore in Canada for the second time in less than a week -- but they weren't wayward partiers -- they came here to save lives.