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|'It's unfortunate': Premiers reconsider format for future Indigenous talks - Wed, 18 Jul 2018 13:14:30 EDT|
Wednesday's Council of the Federation talks may be the last time premiers invite Indigenous leaders to their annual summer gathering, after the Assembly of First Nations, Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami and the Metis National Council declined their invitations for the second year in a row.
|Trudeau cabinet shuffle brings new faces, several changes for run-up to 2019 campaign - Wed, 18 Jul 2018 04:00:00 EDT|
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has added five new faces to his cabinet and created new ministries in a significant midsummer shakeup.
|'Hate is alive here': Wife of beaten Mississauga man speaks out after attack - Wed, 18 Jul 2018 04:00:00 EDT|
It was supposed to be a peaceful summer evening outdoors with friends, but things took a frightening turn when a Mississauga, Ont., father of two was severely beaten in what Peel Regional Police confirm they are investigating as a hate-motivated crime.
|Canadians' average life expectancy could be cut by opioid scourge - Wed, 18 Jul 2018 04:00:00 EDT|
Canada will soon find out whether the deadly opioid crisis is having an impact on how long people are expected to live on average.
|Take a sneak peek inside one of Nova Scotia's legal pot stores - Wed, 18 Jul 2018 12:10:51 EDT|
Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation executives showed off one of their new cannabis retail stores in Halifax on Wednesday that will begin selling pot on Oct. 17, when widespread pot use becomes legal across Canada.
|Edmonton-area man drowns in B.C. lake in attempted rescue gone wrong - Wed, 18 Jul 2018 08:53:57 EDT|
A 26-year-old Edmonton-area man is dead after trying to save another man in a lake near Sicamous, B.C.
|Conservative party pulls attack ad showing black man walking over Trudeau tweet - Wed, 18 Jul 2018 07:30:08 EDT|
The Conservative party pulled an attack ad from its Twitter feed Tuesday that depicted a black man carrying a suitcase walking over a tweet from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
|Warm water threatens what should be bumper year for Fraser River sockeye - Wed, 18 Jul 2018 10:43:49 EDT|
In what should be a big year for sockeye on Canada's most important salmon river, the DFO warns that fish returning will have experienced the same "unusually warm" freshwater and ocean conditions that have coincided with low survival the past three years.
|Thousands to gather for Africville's 35th annual reunion - Wed, 18 Jul 2018 04:30:00 EDT|
Thousands of people from across Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom are expected at the 35th annual Africville reunion in Halifax starting Thursday.
|Senior with disability ejected from Main Street bar wins human rights complaint - Wed, 18 Jul 2018 05:00:00 EDT|
A Winnipeg man says a North End bar discriminated against him due to his disability by refusing him service and telling him he had to leave earlier than everyone else. The manager of the bar says the policy protects vulnerable people.
|Ontario's new Hydro One board will have to pay equal attention to ratepayers and shareholders - Wed, 18 Jul 2018 04:00:00 EDT|
Blindsided by a Hydro One executive compensation package designed to enrich management, the new government of Premier Doug Ford flexed its muscle as the single largest shareholder and forced the ouster of the CEO and 14-member board.
|7 things to watch as Canada's premiers gather in N.B. - Wed, 18 Jul 2018 04:00:00 EDT|
Canada's premiers kick off their summer gathering this morning in Bouctouche, N.B. Here's a quick guide to who's there (and who's not), what they're talking about (and what they'll avoid), and one pretty big elephant in the room.
|Ottawa sought advice from kids to help pick cannabis warning symbol - Tue, 17 Jul 2018 17:00:00 EDT|
Health Canada tapped the opinions of children as young as five years old as it attempted to decide what warning symbol would work best in mandatory labelling on cannabis products when pot is legalized later this year.
|Trans woman in Winnipeg wants to make ally, not enemy of radio host Dave Wheeler - Tue, 17 Jul 2018 21:23:33 EDT|
A trans woman in Winnipeg says she wants to help educate CITI FM radio host Dave Wheeler after he made on-air comments about trans people that many have condemned.
|1 in 6 Canadians struggling with finances, Angus Reid survey finds - Tue, 17 Jul 2018 03:00:00 EDT|
More than a quarter of Canadians are already facing serious financial hardship, according to the findings of a new study released today as part of an examination of poverty.
|800 low-cost airline passengers stranded in Montreal for 4 days - Tue, 17 Jul 2018 19:45:00 -0400|
Eight hundred airline passengers have been stranded in Montreal for the past four days after a low-cost airline cancelled a series of flights to Paris.
|Quebec woman accused of abducting her 3 kids could be in Ontario: police - Wed, 18 Jul 2018 09:21:00 -0400|
Quebec provincial police say a woman wanted for abducting her three young children could be in Ontario.
|Daycare difference? Quebec fertility rate outpacing Ontario’s - Wed, 18 Jul 2018 13:39:04 -0400|
Quebec’s fertility rate and female workforce participation have increased since the province adopted a low-cost childcare program, Statistics Canada says.
|Police, family ask for clues in finding B.C. teen Marrisa Shen's killer - Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:15:30 -0400|
On the one-year anniversary of 13-year-old Marrisa Shen's murder in Burnaby, B.C., her family and the police are pleading with anyone who may have information to come forward.
|Banff's bathroom bears returned to the park after 15 months of rehab in Ontario - Wed, 18 Jul 2018 15:07:52 -0400|
Three cubs found abandoned in a washroom along the Trans-Canada Highway in Banff National Park have been returned to the area.
|Search for Canadian hiker scales back in California desert - Wed, 18 Jul 2018 14:56:53 -0400|
A search for a Canadian hiker missing in the Southern California desert has been scaled back after five days of intensive but unsuccessful efforts that found no trace of the man.
|Alleged assault of Muslim man appears to have been motivated by hate, police say - Wed, 18 Jul 2018 10:46:00 -0400|
An attack in southern Ontario that sent a Muslim man to hospital appears to have been motivated by hate, police said Wednesday, as a Muslim advocacy group denounced the incident as "hateful and cowardly."
|Abdoul Abdi relieved federal government won't pursue deportation: lawyer - Wed, 18 Jul 2018 07:44:00 -0400|
The lawyer for former Somali child refugee Abdoul Abdi says his client was relieved -- and in disbelief -- after Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale announced in a tweet that Ottawa would not pursue his deportation.
|Man charged after allegedly 'clotheslining' motorcyclist in Toronto - Wed, 18 Jul 2018 10:31:00 -0400|
A 45-year-old Toronto man is facing multiple charges after allegedly attacking a motorcyclist by stretching a wire in his path.
|Fake abduction and Bitcoin ransom the latest way to trick victim: RCMP in B.C. - Wed, 18 Jul 2018 14:31:40 -0400|
Mounties in Richmond, B.C., say it appears criminals have added Bitcoin ransom to the growing list of manoeuvres to swindle money from unsuspecting victims.