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 2018-09-18 22:56 

National Post

Supreme Court refuses to block dark money court ruling...

Dark money groups will be required to disclose the identities of some anonymous donors after the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to stop a lower court's ruling from taking effect. Crossroads GPS, a non-profit Republican group at the centre of th...

 2018-09-18 22:55 

CBC

[ Manitoba ]

Janice Lukes running unopposed in new Waverley West ward...

Janice Lukes appears headed for acclamation in the newly created Winnipeg ward of Waverley West....

 2018-09-18 22:53 

CBC

[ North News ]

Training for disaster: Canadian military practises air crash response in Yellowknife...

The Canadian Armed Forces was in Yellowknife on Tuesday to practise how it would respond in the event of a major air disaster in Canada....

 2018-09-18 22:53 

Toronto Star

Canada, U.S. urged to compromise on cannabis at border...

American laws against the drug could keep Canada's legal industry workers from crossing over, and immigration lawyers say the federal government should help them through....

 2018-09-18 22:53 

CBC

[ Edmonton ]

Seniors over 80 find friendship at Edmonton's 'home away from home'...

A little grey bungalow in Old Strathcona has become a second home to seniors who sometimes can barely afford to stay in their own houses....

 2018-09-18 22:51 

The Globe and Mail

Syria's government, opposition welcome deal declaring a demilitarized zone in Idlib...

On Monday, Russian President Vladimir Putin said the demilitarized zone is to be established by Oct. 15 and be 15-20 kilometres deep to separate Syrian forces and the rebels, with radical groups withdrawn from the area...

 2018-09-18 22:50 

CBC

Judge agrees to delay hearing Abdelrazik lawsuit due to federal plea...

After waiting nine years to make his case against the federal government, Abousfian Abdelrazik will have to stay patient a while longer. The Montreal man's lawsuit over Canada's role in his imprisonment in Sudan will be indefinitely delayed after ...

 2018-09-18 22:49 

National Post

Most Canadians concerned about young people using e-cigarettes, survey finds...

TORONTO — The majority of Canadians are concerned about the use of e-cigarettes among youth, with almost 90 per cent backing a ban of the vaping products for those under 18, a national survey suggests. The survey by the Angus Reid Institute, release...

 2018-09-18 22:49 

Global News

Kingston to expedite voter notices amid Canada Post labour tension...

Voter information notices for the Oct. 22 municipal election will be mailed out sometime this week....

 2018-09-18 22:47 

The Globe and Mail

Streetwise newsletter: Aurora downplays reports of Coca-Cola talks, Visa and Mastercard reach settlement over merchant fees...

Plus: Several cryptocurrency exchanges lack oversight, protections, New York attorney general report finds...

 2018-09-18 22:46 

Toronto Star

Should Steve Bannon be part of the Munk debate?...

It's best to avoid having respected journalists publicly take on figures like Bannon — they get their heads handed to them....

 2018-09-18 22:45 

National Post

Messi scores another hat trick, Mbappe's mistake sinks PSG...

PARIS — If the World Cup had given the impression that Lionel Messi was slipping down soccer's pecking order, the Argentine star made it clear he remains at the top of his game. Messi scored a record eighth Champions League hat trick on Tuesday ...

 2018-09-18 22:44 

CBC

[ Montreal ]

It's day 27, and ground is shifting under the CAQ...

We're in deep now. Two debates down. Twelve days until we all head to the polls. It's getting down to the wire....

 2018-09-18 22:43 

The Globe and Mail

Canadian grain shipments to Europe boosted by EU retaliatory tariffs on U.S. corn...

It's a rare bright spot for Canada in a time of tit-for-tat duties among the United States and its trading partners...

 2018-09-18 22:41 

The Globe and Mail

Class action lawsuit filed against gas company after dozens of explosions, fires in Massachusetts...

The lawsuit is the first of what's likely to be several filed against Columbia Gas and its parent company over the explosions which killed one person and injured more than two dozen...

 2018-09-18 22:41 

Toronto Sun

WARMINGTON: ISIS once again taking credit for Danforth attack...

While ISIS may be calling the gutless Greektown shooting rampage their proudest victory of 2018, Canadian authorities are not lending it any credence.Just days from two-month anniversary of the dea......

 2018-09-18 22:40 

Global News

Durham College professor wins country music association's Record Producer of the Year award...

A professor at Durham College is gaining recognition by taking home some hardware from the Canadian Country Music Association awards this month....

 2018-09-18 22:39 

CBC

[ Manitoba ]

Arrest warrant issued for woman charged as accessory to murder in Jennifer Barrett's death...

An arrest warrant was issued Friday for a woman Winnipeg police believe was involved in the death of Jennifer Barrett, whose body was found decomposing in a barrel two years ago....

 2018-09-18 22:37 

CBC

[ Montreal ]

'It's the heart of Villeray': Community centre fears losing space to CSDM...

The future of a community centre in Montreal's Villeray neighbourhood is in question, leaving some concerned that its services may be split up across the borough....

 2018-09-18 22:37 

The Globe and Mail

Land of a billion road trips: Chinese tourists are ditching buses for their own steering wheels...

China is the world's largest auto market, but until recently, North American-style tourism by car hadn't caught on. Now, 'road trip fever' is changing the way Chinese see their country...

 2018-09-18 22:36 

Vancouver Sun

Reward offered for identifying who paid for pro-Bremner ads...

Grassroots housing advocates offer cash for information leading to the identification of a group that bought ads plugging Bremner's party....

 2018-09-18 22:34 

CBC

[ Calgary ]

Calgary man charged with fatally stabbing brother-in-law outside L.A. bowling alley...

A Calgary man could face the death penalty in California, where he's charged with stabbing his brother-in-law to death in the parking lot of a bowling alley....

 2018-09-18 22:31 

The Globe and Mail

New bridge collapses into river in rural Saskatchewan hours after opening...

No one was injured and the builder, Can-Struct Systems Inc., has hired an independent firm to perform tests...

 2018-09-18 22:30 

CBC

[ Newfoundland & Labrador ]

How winning free gas for a year will help this woman in her battle against cancer...

Donna Hearn travels hundreds of kilometres a week to receive chemotherapy treatment in St. John's....

 2018-09-18 22:30 

CBC

[ British Columbia ]

Vancouver's Jewish community grapples with engaging young people in religion ahead of Yom Kippur...

The Jewish community in Vancouver is looking at ways to engage young people with the faith, as Yom Kippur, the holiest day of the year in Judaism, begins Tuesday evening at sundown....

 2018-09-18 22:29 

Toronto Sun

Bert and Ernie not gay: Sesame Workshop...

One of television's longest-running bromances is just that.That's the verdict Tuesday from the Sesame Workshop on the relationship between Bert and Ernie — the inseparable muppet ......

 2018-09-18 22:28 

National Post

Rams, Jaguars take top 2 spots in latest AP Pro32 poll...

NEW YORK — And the winner is .... the Los Angeles Rams. The Rams, who have looked dominant in the first two weeks of the regular season, have grabbed the top spot from the New England Patriots in the latest AP Pro32 poll on Tuesday. The Rams receive...

 2018-09-18 22:28 

CBC

[ Nova Scotia ]

Dutcher's embrace of roots 'so important at this time,' says former voice coach...

Two very different departments at Dalhousie University, music and anthropology, are excited about Jeremy Dutcher's Polaris win for the best Canadian album of the year. Both departments claim the Indigenous performer trained in opera and anthropology a...

 2018-09-18 22:26 

CBC

[ North News ]

'We'll survive': Residents of Lower Post, B.C. clean up after wildfires...

'I think people are just kind of getting used to it, settling down and accepting the fact that we're damaged — but we'll survive,' said resident Dennis Porter....

 2018-09-18 22:25 

Vancouver Sun

Mother of toddler killed in daycare accident files negligence suit...

She alleges negligence by Vancouver Coastal Health, the Ministry of Children and Family Development, the daycare operator and the owners of the property where the daycare was allowed to operate....

 2018-09-18 22:24 

CBC

[ Saskatchewan ]

Jury sees video of police interview with co-accused as Crown rests case at Regina 1st-degree murder trial...

The Crown presented closing arguments Tuesday its case at the murder trial of two people accused in the 2016 death of 31-year-old Ryan Sugar....

 2018-09-18 22:23 

CBC

[ New Brunswick ]

Gallant Liberals play spouse card on campaign trail...

The 2018 New Brunswick election is in full swing, and we want to deliver the latest news from the campaign trail with a daily newsletter....

 2018-09-18 22:22 

Toronto Star

Marijuana producer Aurora Cannabis says there is no beverage deal to announce...

Marijuana producer Aurora says it does engage in exploratory talks with industry participants from time to time, but there is no agreement or arrangement with Coca-Cola to announce....

 2018-09-18 22:22 

Montreal Gazette

Quebec election notebook: Did Franois Legault say it or didn't he?...

A former political reporter says the CAQ leader once told a crowd that he "hated" anglophones. Legault denies it....

 2018-09-18 22:22 

Toronto Star

Torontonians want more housing, but many don't want development too close to home, polls shows...

The Ipsos poll found 59 per cent of residents oppose highrise condos being built within a half a kilometre of their home....

 2018-09-18 22:21 

The Globe and Mail

RCMP introduce traffic 'scarecrow' in bid to prevent speeding in Coquitlam, B.C....

The Mounties have dubbed the life-sized figure 'Constable Scarecrow,' which will be used on roads in the community in a pilot project for the next two months...

 2018-09-18 22:20 

Global News

Customers, union ponder solutions to Manitoba liquor store thefts...

As Winnipeg police announced yet another liquor store theft in the province, both customers and the union representing store employees are searching for solutions....

 2018-09-18 22:19 

Toronto Star

Chrystia Freeland monitoring suspected poisoning of Canadian Pussy Riot member...

The Foreign Affairs Minister and former journalist says she is taking interest in Pyotr Verzilov's case and ensured him the government's full support....

 2018-09-18 22:19 

Toronto Sun

Tavares doing all that a captain might do for the Maple Leafs...

LUCAN, Ont. — No Maple Leaf will wear the captain's C this season, but if you look closely, you might see the outline of the letter on the front of John Tavares' sweater.If not, c......

 2018-09-18 22:18 

Toronto Star

Elton John stops by Toronto record store Sonic Boom, adds to his vinyl collection...

On Instagram, the store wrote that John, who is in the midst of his Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour, might be "the only knight we'll ever have in Sonic Boom history."...

 2018-09-18 22:18 

CBC

[ Saskatchewan ]

Prince Albert police make four arrests, seize guns, drugs and cash...

Prince Albert Police have arrested and charged four people after executing a search warrant....

 2018-09-18 22:17 

Toronto Star

Calgary's new dementia care centre will barely make a dent in need, advocates say...

The Bethany Riverview is a 210-bed long-term care centre with 120 beds dedicated to people living with complex dementia. It's hoped Calgary's newest dementia care centre will ease the backlog of people stuck in acute care spaces....

 2018-09-18 22:17 

CBC

[ New Brunswick ]

Higgs says don't split vote while mirroring People's Alliance used auto HST promise...

Progressive Conservative Leader Blaine Higgs promises to eliminate used sales HST on used vehicles and says not to take a chance on the People's Alliance who have a similar promise...

 2018-09-18 22:15 

Toronto Sun

Gurriel said it would be a mistake to dump veteran DH Morales next year, especially with Guerrero coming up...
 2018-09-18 22:15 

The Globe and Mail

Polaris, the celebration of the undercelebrated...

Jeremy Dutcher has won the 2018 Polaris Music Prize for his album Wolastoqiyik Lintuwakonawa, a spellbinding work of modern and classical piano aesthetics, with lyrics sung in a dying Wolastoqey language...

 2018-09-18 22:15 

Global News

Immigration attacks continue between Quebec party leaders after English debate...

Franois Legault tried to divert attention from his immigration policies Tuesday....

 2018-09-18 22:14 

Global News

U.S. slashes number of refugees it will accept from 45,000 to 30,000...

It will be the lowest ceiling on admissions since the program began in 1980. The announcement Monday came despite calls from global humanitarian groups that this year's cap of 45,000 was too low....

 2018-09-18 22:14 

Global News

Confusion in India over who Jason Kenney is speaking for: Alberta trade minister...

The Alberta government says it will be doing ''damage control'' after Opposition leader Jason Kenney's visit to India....

 2018-09-18 22:13 

Global News

Saskatchewan municipalities 'very disappointed' in changes to photo radar fines...

Net revenue from photo radar tickets used to remain in the Saskatchewan city where the money was collected, municipal leaders say....

 2018-09-18 22:12 

National Post

Mother of LeSean McCoy's son alleges he was abusive...

The mother of LeSean McCoy's son said in a court filing Tuesday that she agreed to defend the Buffalo Bills running back against an allegation he abused the boy even though she says she knew the accusation was true. In a three-page document filed in F...

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