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|U.S. judge denies request for Keystone XL pipeline pre-construction work - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 22:48:21 EST|
A court ruling in Great Falls, Montana on Friday re-affirmed the project's owner — TransCanada — cannot conduct any construction activity, even of worker camps.
|Amber Alert mobile system working despite glitches, but could be tweaked, experts say - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 19:18:45 EST|
Thursday night's Amber Alert sent out to locate a missing 11-year-old Brampton, Ont. girl shows that despite glitches, the mobile system seems to be doing what it was intended to do. But it still could be tweaked, experts say.
|Former SNC-Lavalin exec, accused in Libyan bribery case, has obstruction of justice charge stayed - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:10:31 EST|
A judge has cited unreasonable delays in the case against Sami Bebawi, who still faces fraud and corruption charges in connection with contracts negotiated with the former regime of Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi.
|Police lay 1st-degree murder charge against father of girl found dead after Amber Alert - Thu, 14 Feb 2019 23:06:46 EST|
A man who had picked up his 11-year-old daughter to celebrate her birthday has been charged with first-degree murder after her body was found in his basement apartment following an Amber Alert, police in Brampton, Ont., said Friday.
|Enbridge confident Line 3 pipeline will open this year despite new challenge - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:57:34 EST|
?Enbridge Inc. is confident that its Line 3 oil pipeline replacement project will come into service by the end of the year in spite of a renewed challenge launched this week by the newly elected governor of Minnesota.
|Ottawa, provinces commit to addressing abuse in sports - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 18:20:51 EST|
Kirsty Duncan, Canada's minister of science and sport, says the federal government, along with each province and territory, has signed a declaration to tackle and prevent harassment, abuse and discrimination in sport.
|Canada's main stock index reaches highest level since Oct. 5 - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:59:17 EST|
Canada's main stock index posted a triple-digit gain Friday after oil hit a three-month high to extend the market's winning streak to six weeks. Stock markets responded positively to optimism about possible U.S.-China trade deal.
|In-bounds avalanche buries 2 people at Castle Mountain Resort - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:28:29 EST|
One person was fully buried and another partially buried, both were rescued by ski patrollers and were uninjured.
|Sexual assault charges stayed against Calgary chef Michael Noble after case 'significantly changed' - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:52:31 EST|
Calgary chef Michael Noble no longer faces a sexual assault trial, after the Crown prosecutor's office stayed the charge against him, according to his defence lawyer.
|Did SNC-Lavalin play a role in the last cabinet shuffle? 'Wide range of factors' did, Trudeau says - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 10:54:48 EST|
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau opened the door to more questions this morning about his conversations with former justice minister Jody Wilson-Raybould about the SNC-Lavalin fraud case and his reasons for then shuffling her out of that role.
|Critics call for 'robust' oversight of CBSA following CBC reports on staff misconduct - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 15:16:51 EST|
Advocacy groups are again calling for “robust, independent and external oversight” of the country’s border service following reporting by CBC News on misconduct at the Canada Border Services Agency.
|Thousands of athletes, spectators flood into Red Deer for 2019 Canada Winter Games - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:47:59 EST|
More than 3,600 athletes, managers and coaches, 5,500 volunteers and more than 20,000 visitors are descending on Red Deer for the 18-day Canada Winter Games that starts Friday.
|Kingston, Ont., man charged with 3 cold-case homicides, Toronto bombing - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 09:14:24 EST|
Police have charged a Kingston, Ont., man with three cold-case homicides between 1995 and 2001, as well as a bombing in Toronto in 2000.
|What to do with suspected Canadian ISIS fighters and their families detained in Syria? - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 04:00:00 EST|
CBC News has determined that as many as 32 Canadians are being held by Kurdish-led forces fighting ISIS in Syria. Given the changing circumstances on the ground, there's pressure on the Canadian government to decide what do to with its suspected militants and their families in makeshift prisons.
|Average house price in Canada falls 5.5% to $455K compared to a year ago - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 09:16:56 EST|
The average price of a Canadian home has fallen by 5.5 per cent to $455,000 over the past 12 months, the Canadian Real Estate Association said Friday.
|Canadians make harrowing trek to Haiti airport as Ottawa advises against travel - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 15:56:00 -0500|
Quebec Premier Francois Legault says more than 100 tourists trapped at a Haitian resort are expected to be flown to safety Saturday.
|Fourteen 'dream' homes ordered evacuated as sinkholes open in Sechelt, B.C. - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:25:00 -0500|
Greg and Gerry Latham spent Friday morning scrambling to pack up family heirlooms as a series of sinkholes threatened to destroy their dream retirement home on British Columbia's Sunshine Coast.
|First-degree murder charge for father of girl, 11, found dead after Amber Alert: police - Thu, 14 Feb 2019 23:47:00 -0500|
The father of an 11-year-old girl found dead at her dad’s home is to be charged with first-degree murder, police say.
|Regulatory body has no jurisdiction over unlicensed immigration consultants: CEO - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 22:34:46 -0500|
Three men from India who say they were duped by the same immigration scam complained in vain about their alleged fraudster to an oversight body that they thought could help.
|Cat Lake leaders slam political inaction; warn mould may force evacuation - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 16:01:10 -0500|
Angry and frustrated leaders of a remote northern Ontario reserve warned on Friday they will be forced to evacuate their community unless they receive immediate help dealing with mould-infested housing and their ailing children.
|Sidewalk Labs CEO responds to criticism around tax and transit plans - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 18:54:00 -0500|
Sidewalk Labs's chief executive officer says it's too "premature" to abandon any ideas it unveiled Thursday for a high-tech Toronto community it hopes to build, despite the concepts being met with fierce criticism.
|Runaway cow causes havoc for N.S. suburb on Valentine's Day - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 15:05:22 -0500|
Police say a runaway cow disrupted traffic and endangered pedestrians outside Truro, N.S., on Valentine's Day.
|Manitoba to look at connection between youth incarceration and child welfare - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 21:11:31 -0500|
Manitoba is taking a hard look at youth justice and its connection to child welfare after a study found more than half of kids incarcerated had also been in care.
|Oland's defence lawyer attacks blood evidence on jacket as inconclusive - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 13:15:47 -0500|
A forensic expert says he cannot tell how old the bloodstains are on the jacket Dennis Oland was wearing the day his father was beaten to death, or how they got there.
|'Just the worst': Gym teacher investigated for insulting Trudeau - Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:50:00 -0500|
School officials are investigating after a physical education teacher at a Miami, Man., school shared a photo taken with Conservative MP Candice Bergen holding signs that read “Trudeau is just the worst.”