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|Bruce McArthur charged with 1st-degree murders of 2 men who disappeared from Toronto's Gay Village - Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:54:22 EST|
Toronto police have announced that a man has been arrested and charged with the first-degree murder of Andrew Kinsman and Selim Esen, whose bodies have never been found.
|Trudeau continues cross-country town hall tour with stop in Quebec City - Thu, 18 Jan 2018 17:00:00 EST|
After a swing through Nova Scotia and southwestern Ontario, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau heads to Quebec City tonight for the second leg of his cross-country town hall tour as he looks to meet with Canadians ahead of parliament's return later this month.
|Holly Hamilton's ex-boyfriend, Justin Dumpfrey, charged with 2nd-degree murder - Thu, 18 Jan 2018 10:36:59 EST|
Holly Hamilton's ex-boyfriend and the father of her young daughter, Justin Dumpfrey, was charged Thursday with second-degree murder a day after her body was found in the trunk of her car in a parking garage in the city of Hamilton.
|Alberta could create its own EI system to cover high-wage earners in volatile industries, report says - Thu, 18 Jan 2018 15:23:43 EST|
Alberta should consider creating a parallel employment insurance system to top up EI payments if the federal government won't, according to a new research paper from the University of Calgary's School of Public Policy.
|Toronto makes cut of top 20 cities vying to be Amazon's 2nd headquarters - Thu, 18 Jan 2018 09:49:58 EST|
Toronto is the only Canadian city to make the list of the top 20 cities that Amazon is considering for its second headquarters.
|Truck used for homeless ministry stolen - Thu, 18 Jan 2018 16:45:58 EST|
Roger Boyd, who has been running run Men's Street Ministry with his wife Janet since the fall of 2016, woke up this morning to find his truck had been stolen.
|Billion-dollar nitrogen reduction efforts may have minimal impact on toxic algae blooms: study - Thu, 18 Jan 2018 06:00:00 EST|
Costly efforts to reduce toxic algae blooms on Lake Winnipeg by controlling nitrogen flowing into the water could have little to no impact, according to results of a decades-long study.
|Victim, father handcuffed in court kerfuffle after man acquitted in shooting involving stolen RCMP gun - Thu, 18 Jan 2018 11:24:52 EST|
A teenage shooting victim and her father were led from the Court of Queen's Bench in handcuffs on Thursday after a suspect accused of shooting the girl with an RCMP officer's stolen gun was acquitted on all charges.
|Vancouver Aquarium will no longer keep whales, dolphins in captivity - Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:30:00 EST|
The Vancouver Aquarium is giving up its fight to keep whales and dolphins in captivity, saying the heated public debate on the issue is hindering its conservation work.
|U of G prof accused of mocking anxious student responds to allegations - Thu, 18 Jan 2018 11:31:49 EST|
?A University of Guelph professor who was put on a leave of absence after students allege he mocked and humiliated one of his classmates has responded to those allegations.
|London, Ont., school boards pull funding for musical about gay student fighting to take a date to prom - Wed, 17 Jan 2018 19:05:00 EST|
Two school boards in London, Ont., have pulled their financial backing of a play about a gay student's fight to take his boyfriend to the prom, CBC News has learned, with one board spokesperson saying the script doesn't coincide with school "culture and values."
|Foreign spouses hit snags with 'streamlined' sponsorship program - Thu, 18 Jan 2018 05:00:00 EST|
A Swedish woman living in Ottawa says the government erroneously returned her spousal sponsorship application twice, forcing her to apply all over again. It's a problem that some immigration lawyers say they're seeing happen more often since the government imposed new deadlines on processing times.
|'Insanity' to allow nuclear waste disposal near Ottawa River, Indigenous groups say - Thu, 18 Jan 2018 11:28:54 EST|
Indigenous groups say a plan to dispose of nuclear waste near the Ottawa River in eastern Ontario is "insanity" and want the federal government to intervene.
|Another Concordia creative writing prof faces harassment allegations from former students - Thu, 18 Jan 2018 05:30:00 EST|
At least two former students in the creative writing program at Concordia University in Montreal have filed formal complaints of sexual harassment against a professor who remains in the English Department, CBC News has learned.
|'Where's the effing police?' More residents concerned with N.W.T. RCMP dispatch - Thu, 18 Jan 2018 07:00:00 EST|
The RCMP Operational Communications Centre in Yellowknife handles all police-related calls for the Northwest Territories, and has a 36 per cent vacancy rate. Some residents are concerned.
|B.C. police start new push to find killer of 13-year-old Marrisa Shen - Thu, 18 Jan 2018 16:07:00 -0500|
Six months after a 13-year-old girl from Burnaby, B.C. was murdered, police say they have combed through over 1,000 hours of video and have identified 1,000 people for further follow up.
|Day 8 of Lac-Megantic deliberations comes and goes with no verdict - Thu, 18 Jan 2018 06:52:00 -0500|
Day 8 of jury deliberations at the Lac-Megantic criminal negligence trial came and went without a verdict Thursday.
|Christopher Garnier appealing murder conviction in death of off-duty cop - Thu, 18 Jan 2018 18:13:26 -0500|
Christopher Garnier, who strangled Nova Scotia police officer Catherine Campbell and then used a green bin to dispose of her body, is appealing his conviction.
|'Unacceptable' body mix-up at N.S. funeral home: minister - Thu, 18 Jan 2018 15:29:00 -0500|
The recent mix-up of bodies at a Nova Scotia funeral home is unacceptable and should never happen again, a provincial cabinet minister said Thursday.
|Concerns raised about ice-cream-eating bear at drive-thru in Alberta - Thu, 18 Jan 2018 18:06:00 -0500|
Concerns are being raised about a video of a Kodiak bear from a central Alberta zoo being taken through a fast-food drive-thru and being hand-fed ice cream by the restaurant's owner.
|'It makes no sense': Married couple found dead in Toronto-area home - Wed, 17 Jan 2018 10:44:00 -0500|
A husband and wife were found dead in their Oakville, Ont. home early Wednesday morning after police responded to a weapons-related call.
|Ex-boyfriend of Holly Hamilton charged with 2nd-degree murder, police say - Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:26:03 -0500|
Hamilton police say the ex-boyfriend of a 29-year-old woman is charged with second-degree murder one day after her body was found in the trunk of her car.
|'It's been hell': Man sues trampoline park after breaking neck - Thu, 18 Jan 2018 08:23:00 -0500|
A 19-year-old Edmonton man who was left paralyzed after a jump at a local trampoline park has filed a $17-million lawsuit against the facility, alleging it didnít do enough to ensure his safety.
|Toronto gay village murders suspect could be linked to other deaths: police - Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:33:00 -0500|
Toronto police have arrested and charged a suspect in the deaths of two men who went missing last spring from the cityís gay village. And, while police have yet to locate any bodies, investigators believe there are more victims.
|Student dies at University of Ottawa residence, school president says - Wed, 17 Jan 2018 23:53:00 -0500|
The president of the University of Ottawa says a student has died at a school residence. But in a statement posted on the university website, Jacques Fremont did not identify the student nor a cause of death.