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 2017-09-21 15:42 

CTV News

Toronto family on the hook for $37K commission after failed home purchase... +

A Toronto family who decided to walk away from a new house they agreed to purchase says they are shocked to learn they still have to pay real estate commissions, even though the deal never went through....

 2017-09-21 15:41 

CTV News

Quebec judge orders Jehovah's Witness, 14, to undergo blood transfusions... +

A Quebec judge has decided that a 14-year-old Jehovahs Witness who has cancer must undergo blood transfusions, despite her expressed wishes not to receive them....

 2017-09-21 15:41 

CTV News

How 2 university students are turning note-taking into cash... +

Two second-year students at Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Ont., are the co-founders of classfeed.ca, an online marketplace for buyers and sellers of class notes....

 2017-09-21 15:32 

National Post

Freeland, EU minister celebrate landmark trade deal... +

NEW YORK - Canada and the European Union are celebrating the entry into force today of a trade agreement that took a decade to complete. Canada’s foreign affairs minister and her European counterpart shared a hug at the start of a meeting at t...

 2017-09-21 15:31 

Montreal Gazette

Americans make Fireball 'bagel', prove Montreal bagels are best... +

What is this monstrosity even?...

 2017-09-21 15:31 

Globe and Mail

Quebec couple whose death left boy stranded alone in house caused by fentanyl overdose... +

Coroners report comes as Quebec, until now spared from the opioids crisis, begins recording more overdose cases...

 2017-09-21 15:30 

National Post

Illinois court upholds murder conviction of Drew Peterson... +

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - The use of hearsay testimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the death of his third wife was proper, the Illinois Supreme Court ruled Thursday in upholding the conviction. The high court, in a unani...

 2017-09-21 15:29 

Globe and Mail

At midday: TSX rises as banks jump... +

Wall Street slips from record levels as Apple, Fed view weigh...

 2017-09-21 15:29 

National Post

NTSB: Engineers in NYC-area train crashes had sleep apnea... +

The engineers of two commuter trains that slammed into New York City-area stations in the last year were both suffering from severe sleep apnea and have no memory of the crashes, according to investigative reports and interview transcripts made public Thu...

 2017-09-21 15:29 

National Post

John Robson: McMaster University thinks adults cant decide for themselves whether to smoke... +

The University president said banning all smoke was "fulfilling our responsibilities as educators. Which would be what exactly?...

 2017-09-21 15:28 

National Post

Baby whose mother chose giving birth over chemo has died... +

DETROIT - A relative says the baby born of a Michigan woman who chose to forego chemotherapy to give birth to the child has died. Sonya Nelson says her niece, Life Lynn DeKlyen, died Wednesday evening at University of Michigan Hospital in Ann Arbor....

 2017-09-21 15:28 

National Post

After just two wins, Las Vegas new NHL team mocks Montreal Canadiens. So classy... +

The Golden Knights have already seen fit to throw shade at one of the leagues most storied franchises...

 2017-09-21 15:28 

National Post

No. 8 Michigan ready to open Big Ten play at Purdue... +

No. 8 Michigan (3-0, 0-0 Big Ten) at Purdue (2-1, 0-0), Saturday, 4 p.m. ET (Fox) Line: Michigan by 10. Series record: Michigan leads 44-14. WHAT’S AT STAKE Michigan begins conference play with Big Ten title hopes and national championship aspiratio...

 2017-09-21 15:27 

CBC

Uncertain future of the North Atlantic right whale linked to its tiny prey... +

The fate of one of the world's largest living animals depends on one of the smallest. Scientists are studying a northward shift of the North Atlantic right whales and their speck-sized prey that could push the whales closer to extinction....

 2017-09-21 15:27 

National Post

One dead, one missing after plane crash near Goderich... +

GODERICH, Ont. - One woman is dead and another person is missing after a small plane crashed near Goderich, Ont. Provincial police say they were called to the Goderich Municipal Sky harbour airport late Wednesday night after witnesses reported seein...

 2017-09-21 15:24 

National Post

Investigator: Nebraska inmate stabbed 130 times during riot... +

TECUMSEH, Neb. - An investigator says one of two inmates killed during a Nebraska prison riot this year was stabbed more than 130 times. Violence erupted at the Tecumseh State Correctional Institution in March after inmates took over a housing unit....

 2017-09-21 15:24 

National Post

No. 18 Washington State takes on stumbling Nevada... +

Nevada (0-3) at No. 18 Washington State (3-0), Saturday, 6 p.m. ET (Pac-12 Networks) Line: Washington State by 28 Series record: Washington State leads 2-1. WHAT’S AT STAKE Washington State is looking for its first 4-0 start since 2001, and to aveng...

 2017-09-21 15:23 

National Post

A British teacher wanted to kayak down the Amazon. She was brutally murdered in Brazil, her body still missing... +

Emma Kelty documented her journey online, including on a blog and in social media posts on Twitter...

 2017-09-21 15:21 

National Post

German elections could bring a new wave of extremism... +

This article was originally published on The Conversation, an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts. Disclosure information is available on the original site. -- Author: James M. Skidmore, Dire...

 2017-09-21 15:21 

National Post

Cop on desk after violent arrest of man trying to help... +

PITTSBURGH - One of five Pittsburgh officers involved in a violent arrest recorded by a bystander and posted to Facebook has been assigned to desk duty, while the man he punched during the arrest says he was just trying to help police make another a...

 2017-09-21 15:21 

National Post

Court affirms Master Bob murder conviction in Michigan... +

GROSSE POINTE PARK, Mich. - The Michigan appeals court has affirmed the murder conviction of a former Rotary Club president who was accused of arranging his wife’s death so he could devote himself to a life of bondage with other women as ̶...

 2017-09-21 15:20 

National Post

Sea turtles defy fears of a sixth mass extinction, global population bouncing back... +

Even small populations, which normally have a tough time recovering, are capable of being restored, researchers found...

 2017-09-21 15:19 

Globe and Mail

Former Wales captain Kingsley Jones named Canadian mens rugby coach... +

Jones most recently was with the Welsh Rugby Union, tasked with identifying and recruiting talent to the pro game in Wales...

 2017-09-21 15:19 

National Post

No. 1 Alabama opens SEC slate visiting undefeated Vanderbilt... +

No. 1 Alabama (3-0, 0-0 SEC) at Vanderbilt (3-0, 0-0), Saturday, 3:30 p.m. ET (CBS). Line: Alabama by 18 1/2. Series record: Alabama leads 61-19-4. WHAT’S AT STAKE A perfect record for the winner in the Southeastern Conference opener for both teams....

 2017-09-21 15:18 

National Post

Jet aborts Santa Fe landing after airport wind gauge problem... +

SANTA FE, N.M. - An American Eagle jet flying from Dallas-Fort Worth aborted its Santa Fe landing and returned to Texas. The Santa Fe New Mexican reports (http://bit.ly/2flRq09 ) the Tuesday night landing was cancelled because of a nonworking wind-s...

 2017-09-21 15:18 

National Post

Digital life stories spark joy in people with dementia... +

This article was originally published on The Conversation, an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts. Disclosure information is available on the original site. -- Author: Elly Park, Assistant Cl...

 2017-09-21 15:17 

National Post

Need a new appliance? Learn, compare then ask for a deal... +

Unless you’re an expert in spin cycles, buying an appliance could leave you dizzy. To make the process easier, here are answers to the appliance-buying questions you’ll probably ponder, from “When should I buy?” to “Do I real...

 2017-09-21 15:17 

CBC

How to participate in the growing number of privacy class actions in Canada... +

With Equifax among the latest in the increasing number of privacy class actions being launched in Canada, affected consumers looking to join such lawsuits may be surprised to learn that in many instances they've already been opted in....

 2017-09-21 15:12 

Montreal Gazette

Montreal police union leader unworthy to be a cop: Quebec City chief... +

Robert Pigeon, chief of Quebec Citys police force, has described Montreal police union leader Yves Francoeur as a shame to the profession....

 2017-09-21 15:02 

CBC

Amazon reviewing sales algorithm after suggestions in U.K. that bomb-making ingredients be bought together... +

Amazon says it is reviewing its website after a British news channel found that its product algorithm was suggesting customers buy products that when used together could build an explosive device....

 2017-09-21 15:00 

National Post

Suspect in Belgiums Jewish Museum shooting may have tumour... +

BRUSSELS - The lawyer of a Frenchman accused of shooting dead four people at a Jewish Museum in Belgium said Thursday his client may have a brain tumour and is being denied medical treatment. Mehdi Nemmouche is suspected of gunning down the four wit...

 2017-09-21 14:59 

National Post

Experimental brain technology can rewind Alzheimers disease... +

This article was originally published on The Conversation, an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts. Disclosure information is available on the original site. -- Author: Zahra Moussavi, Profess...

 2017-09-21 14:59 

National Post

Rebels will try to run with big dogs Ohio State... +

UNLV (1-1) at No. 10 Ohio State (2-1), Saturday, Noon ET (BTN) Line: Ohio State by 40 Series record: First meeting. WHAT’S AT STAKE Ohio State continues its redemption games after losing to Oklahoma in week two. QB J.T. Barrett and the Buckeyes offe...

 2017-09-21 14:59 

National Post

Blade Runner 2049 to open Montreal Festival du nouveau cinema... +

MONTREAL - Quebec director Denis Villeneuve’s highly anticipated “Blade Runner” sequel will open the Montreal Festival du nouveau cinema. Organizers say “Blade Runner 2049” will be presented at a special Oct. 4 screenin...

 2017-09-21 14:59 

National Post

SIU looks into Brampton crash between police cruiser, taxi... +

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. - Ontario’s Special Investigations Unit is probing a collision between a police cruiser and a taxi that left one man with serious injuries. The SIU says the incident took place on Wednesday afternoon in Brampton, Ont. They sa...

 2017-09-21 14:58 

National Post

Accused in Montreal store clerks slaying mounting mental disorder defence... +

MONTREAL - The lawyer representing a man on trial for first-degree murder in the slaying of a Montreal store clerk says he’ll mount a mental disorder defence. Defence lawyer Philippe Larochelle told the jury today that his client Randy Tshilum...

 2017-09-21 14:56 

National Post

Tory senator loses committee jobs, keeps caucus spot after controversial letter... +

OTTAWA - Controversial Conservative Sen. Lynn Beyak has been removed from all Senate committees following remarks about First Nations which have been widely condemned. Beyak remains a member of the Conservative caucus, but has lost her spots on the ...

 2017-09-21 14:55 

National Post

Birmingham: Structure hiding Confederate monument is legal... +

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The city of Birmingham is asking a judge to dismiss the state of Alabama’s lawsuit challenging a plywood screen that was built to hide a Confederate monument in a downtown park. A motion filed by the city denies that the box...

 2017-09-21 14:55 

National Post

Federal employees are ordered to attend anti-leaking classes... +

WASHINGTON - Employees at the Environmental Protection Agency are attending mandatory training sessions this week to reinforce federal laws and rules against leaking government information. Training materials from the hourlong class were obtained by...

 2017-09-21 14:54 

National Post

Denmark arrests man, woman for alleged links to IS... +

COPENHAGEN - Danish authorities say two people have been arrested under the country’s anti-terror laws for allegedly purchasing and shipping items “to be used in combat” from Denmark to the Islamic State group in Syria and Iraq. Do...

 2017-09-21 14:54 

National Post

No. 19 Louisville faces Kent State, seeking a rebound... +

Kent State (1-2) at No. 19 Louisville (2-1), Saturday, Noon ET (Fox Sports Regional) Line: Louisville by 37. Series record: Kent State leads 9-8. WHAT’S AT STAKE Louisville seeks to rebound from its 47-21 blowout loss to No. 2 Clemson in which littl...

 2017-09-21 14:54 

National Post

No. 21 South Florida faces Temple in AAC opener... +

Temple (2-1, 0-0 AAC) at No. 21 South Florida (3-0, 0-0), Thursday, 7:30 p.m. ET (ESPN). Line: South Florida by 18 1/2. Series record: Temple leads 2-1. WHAT’S AT STAKE American Athletic Conference opener for teams that have developed a little bit o...

 2017-09-21 14:53 

National Post

Veteran defensive back Grymes returns to Edmonton Eskimos after time in NFL... +

EDMONTON - Aaron Grymes is back with the Edmonton Eskimos. The veteran defensive back re-signed with the CFL club after being among the final cuts of the NFL’s Philadelphia Eagles. Grymes spent three seasons with the Eskimos, winning the Grey ...

 2017-09-21 14:53 

Montreal Gazette

STM to buy 40 more electric buses... +

TheSocit de transport de Montral announced Thursday that it plans to accelerate its electrification plans with the purchase of 40 additional electric buses. The STM has three electric buse...

 2017-09-21 14:52 

National Post

The Latest: White Allies Only rally planned in St. Louis... +

ST. LOUIS - The Latest on demonstrations after the acquittal of a former St. Louis police officer (all times local): 9:50 a.m. Another protest is planned for Thursday evening in St. Louis, but this time, the demonstrators are expected to be largely ...

 2017-09-21 14:52 

Globe and Mail

Thursdays TSX breakouts: Bank stocks are bouncing back... +

The focus is Royal Bank of Canada...

 2017-09-21 14:51 

Globe and Mail

McKenna slams sexism in politics after climate Barbie tweet... +

Environment Minister Catherine McKenna says she was disappointed by a tweet from Conservative MP Gerry Ritz referring to her as a climate Barbie. McKenna says she would rather discuss her work than have to respond to sexist comments....

 2017-09-21 14:50 

National Post

Woman from Montreal dies in Ontario crash, police investigate... +

QUINTE WEST, Ont. - A 70-year-old woman from Montreal is dead after a multi-vehicle collision in eastern Ontario. Provincial police say the crash took place mid-afternoon Wednesday when a sedan and an SUV collided on Highway 401 near West Quinte, On...

 2017-09-21 14:44 

National Post

Sentencing hearing for Alberta mom who gambled away sons life with holistic remedies... +

Tamara Lovett gave her son dandelion tea and oil of oregano when he developed the infection that kept him bedridden in their Calgary home for 10 days...

 2017-09-21 14:44 

Globe and Mail

Canadian economy seen growing 3.1% year but slowdown ahead: Conference Board... +

Growth is forecast to slow to two per cent in 2018 due to slower consumer spending and a decline in residential investment...

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