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 2018-07-20 01:31 

Global News

Judge denies Calgary police officers' bid to be paid while suspended...

All three officers remain suspended without pay as they await internal disciplinary hearings....

 2018-07-20 01:30 

CTV News

More than 300 older children split at U.S.-Mexico border reunited with families...

The Trump administration said Thursday that it has reunified 364 children ages 5 and older with their families after they were separated at the border, still leaving hundreds to go before a court-imposed deadline a week away....

 2018-07-20 01:30 

Toronto Star

City of Vancouver hits local food goals two years early...

The city of Vancouver set out targets to improve local food systems as part of its Greenest City Action Plan. But they've hit them two years early....

 2018-07-20 01:24 

CBC

[ Edmonton ]

Edmonton police struggling to meet response time targets...

Edmonton police have failed to meet their response time targets for almost 36 per cent of their calls for the first six months of this year, according to new data released Thursday. "Overall we're not where we want to be with our response time,...

 2018-07-20 01:23 

Global News

Brazilian plastic surgeon known as 'Dr.Bumbum' arrested after patient dies...

Denis Furtado's patient, a 46-year-old bank manager, died at a hospital where Furtado had taken her after a procedure....

 2018-07-20 01:23 

Global News

Alberta farming, tourism offer bright lights as dark economic clouds loom: economist...

Agriculture and tourism are bright spots for Alberta's economy this summer, according to economist Todd Hirsch. But he warns there could be trouble on the horizon if uncertainty around pipelines, the NAFTA deal and international trade continues....

 2018-07-20 01:20 

CBC

[ Toronto ]

Comedian Colin Mochrie, wife, join transgender daughter at Queen's Park protest...

Comedian Colin Mochrie and his wife joined their transgender daughter Kinley at a protest at Queen's Park on Thursday, calling on the new PC government to re-think its decision to replace the sex-ed curriculum....

 2018-07-20 01:16 

CTV News

From faith worker to cabinet minister, Tassi is ready to be voice for seniors...

For years Filomena Tassi, a chaplain before entering politics, made time to listen to older members of the community. Now, as the new federal minister for seniors, she will not only be hearing what they have to say but serving as their voice on the nation...

 2018-07-20 01:15 

The Globe and Mail

Judge limits Canada's international spying reach...

Judge tells CSIS it is no CIA - and it cannot aspire to do 'covert foreign intelligence operations abroad'...

 2018-07-20 01:15 

Global News

Trout Lake, Barnet Marine Park closed due to high E. coli levels...

Trout Lake in Vancouver and Burnaby's Barnett Marine Park have both exceeded E. coli levels that are considered safe for the public....

 2018-07-20 01:12 

CBC

[ Calgary ]

A fantastic fox, dance, audio and Ice Cube: what's on in Calgary this weekend...

Hip hop, goat yoga, an Indian film festival, audio flashmob and dance performance...

 2018-07-20 01:11 

CBC

[ Calgary ]

Teenage girls climbing on Deerfoot Trail overpass results in rush hour road closure...

Calgary police say a short rush hour closure of Deerfoot Trail, in both directions between Memorial Drive and Peigan Trail, was the result of two teenaged girls sitting on the railing of an overpass....

 2018-07-20 01:08 

Toronto Sun

Argonauts' Washington pumped for CFL debut...

Trumaine Washington will get his long-awaited shot to prove what he can do on the field as he makes his pro debut in a regular-season game.Washington is a true rookie who showed up to Argonauts cam......

 2018-07-20 01:07 

Toronto Star

150 Coquitlam care workers negotiate jobs back after layoff...

Workers will be allowed to vote on union certification 30 days after new contract begins....

 2018-07-20 01:07 

CTV News

Sask. mom says baby with 'Butterfly Boy' condition is losing medical help...

A Saskatchewan mother says her eight-month-old son living with a rare condition that causes his delicate skin to break out in painful blisters may soon lose much-needed medical support....

 2018-07-20 01:06 

Toronto Star

Canadian Taxpayers Federation say British Columbians are getting hosed on camper insurance...

ICBC says higher prices reflect higher value of B.C. auto insurance....

 2018-07-20 01:05 

CTV News

World's translators push back on forcing Trump interpreter to testify...

Canadian translators and their international counterparts say their work should be treated as strictly confidential and they shouldn't be compelled to testify about the private conversations they hear....

 2018-07-20 01:05 

National Post

A pair of razor-sharp upholstery shears went missing in a B.C. prison. Four years of turbulence ensued...

The place was already tense. That month guards had confiscated six weapons, a record high number. Normally they found only nine all year...

 2018-07-20 01:05 

CBC

[ Edmonton ]

Hunter the human remains detection dog joins Edmonton police...

The Edmonton Police Service has a new, four-legged member on its team, trained to sniff out clues. His name is Hunter, and he's the service's first human remains detection dog....

 2018-07-20 01:04 

Toronto Star

Calgary judge upholds police chiefs' right to suspend officers without pay...

The legal challenge was filed by three Calgary police officers. Dealing with complaints and disciplinary issues is vital to public trust in police, wrote Justice W.A. Tilleman in his decision, dated Wednesday....

 2018-07-20 01:01 

The Globe and Mail

British Columbia pushes back date to allow ride-hailing services...

Government says the extra time is needed to modernize taxi service to create a more level playing field...

 2018-07-20 01:01 

CBC

[ Manitoba ]

Kevin Hart wins second term as Manitoba's AFN regional chief...

Kevin Hart has been re-elected Manitoba regional chief for the Assembly of First Nations....

 2018-07-20 01:00 

Global News

Police use stun guns on unco-operative patient from Sask. in Ont. hospital...

It's alleged a Saskatchewan man became combative with Ontario officers and they used their conductive energy weapons to control him....

 2018-07-20 01:00 

Toronto Star

Blue Jays youth movement would look like this...

Manny Machado and Brad Hand trades set the trade bar, but until the Jays move J.A. Happ and maybe Josh Donaldson, here's what they have on hand if they choose to blow up the roster and start the rebuild on Aug. 1 — it doesn't have to take se...

 2018-07-20 01:00 

Vancouver Sun

Brian Carter: Expanding the future of the shipbuilding on Canada's west coast...

Five large ferries, five smaller ones, and several more likely required in the years to come. B.C. Ferries is defining its needs for the future. How can B.C.'s shipbuilding and marine industr......

 2018-07-20 00:59 

CBC

[ British Columbia ]

Rare homes designed by famous Vancouver architects listed for over $5 million...

The future is in limbo for two rare homes designed by Ron Thom and Arthur Erickson, after both were recently listed for sale....

 2018-07-20 00:58 

Vancouver Sun

Vaughn Palmer: Serving up unique excuses, delays for arrival of ride-hailing services...

For a moment Thursday, Transportation Minister Claire Trevena made it sound as if the New Democrats realized people wanted no more delays in bringing ride-hailing to Metro Vancouver....

 2018-07-20 00:58 

CTV News

Nicaragua's president celebrates crackdown on opposition...

President Daniel Ortega used Thursday's 39th anniversary of the 1979 revolution against dictator Anastasio Somoza to celebrate strengthening his grip on power after three months of anti-government protests and to attack Nicaragua's Roman Catholic ...

 2018-07-20 00:58 

Toronto Star

Driver who plowed her car in a KFC, injuring pedestrian, charged with aggravated assault...

Police allege that the 60-year-old female driver hit the 85-year-old intentionally....

 2018-07-20 00:54 

Global News

Bears feeding on berries prompt warning for Canmore, surrounding area...

The warning affects many of the trails around the Canmore Nordic Centre and the day use areas for Grassi Lakes, Quarry Lake and the Peaks of Grassi....

 2018-07-20 00:53 

The Globe and Mail

Big move for Big Bird: Sesame Street is entering classrooms...

Experts say the move could open the door for other companies to enter the sensitive learning space with possible influence on children...

 2018-07-20 00:50 

CTV News

Global slavery report slams North Korea, repressive regimes...

Modern slavery is most prevalent in North Korea and other repressive regimes, but developed nations also bear responsibility for it because they import $350 billion worth of goods that are produced under suspicious circumstances, according to research rel...

 2018-07-20 00:50 

The Globe and Mail

Winnipeg to hold plebiscite on the future of iconic intersection...

Residents to decide whether Portage and Main will be opened to pedestrians...

 2018-07-20 00:50 

National Post

Delle Donne and Parker choose their teams for All-Star Game...

NEW YORK — The draft is finished and the squads are set for Team Delle Donne and Team Parker in the WNBA All-Star Game. The league switched its format this year with captains choosing the sides and getting rid of conference affiliations. Both Candac...

 2018-07-20 00:49 

Toronto Star

Edmonton Police Service now has a dog that can sniff out human remains...

Hunter, a two-year-old Belgian malinois, has been officially certified as a human remains detection dog, and will assist in missing persons and homicide cases....

 2018-07-20 00:48 

Vancouver Sun

Man shot dead outside his home in Oliver...

A 58-year-old man has died after being shot outside home in Oliver.Oliver/Osoyoos RCMP say the shooting happened just after 10 p.m. on Tuesday. The victim was found suffering gunshot wounds outside......

 2018-07-20 00:48 

Vancouver Sun

The Happenings: Three things to do in Vancouver on Friday, July 20...

Looking for something to do in Metro Vancouver? Here are three suggestions for Friday, July 20.Summer Sounds: Pop-Up Concert SeriesVancouver Civic Theatres in partnership with 102.7 THE PEAK presen......

 2018-07-20 00:47 

CBC

[ Nova Scotia ]

Fishermen's group grateful DFO lays charge stemming from lobster raid...

The Bay of Fundy Inshore Fishermen's Association is pleased to see DFO lay a charge against the owner of lobster pound in southwest Nova Scotia....

 2018-07-20 00:44 

Toronto Sun

The show must go on in another forgettable Blue Jays season...

There is no mercy rule in baseball, the games and the drama must go on.For the 2018 Toronto Blue Jays, the post-all-star break still has 67 games to be played, most of them with minimal consequence......

 2018-07-20 00:42 

CBC

[ Manitoba ]

Former radio shock-jock sympathizes with downfall of Dave Wheeler...

Former shock-jock radio star Dean Blundell says he can sympathize with the unceremonious downfall of Winnipeg radio host Dave Wheeler, who was fired this week after making offensive comments about transgender people....

 2018-07-20 00:41 

Global News

Manitoba woman dead after being hit by car near Ebb and Flow First Nation...

A young Manitoba woman is dead after she was hit by a car near her community's arena Wednesday....

 2018-07-20 00:39 

The Globe and Mail

As America retreats, Canada can lead in forging an Atlantic-Pacific trade agreement...

Ottawa must respond to Donald Trump's disruptive tactics by seeking to expand Canadian trade beyond the American market. A major opportunity to do so presents itself right here, right now....

 2018-07-20 00:37 

Toronto Star

Longtime CFL receiver Andy Fantuz retires after 12-year career...

Seeing an injured Ricky Ray hauled off the field cemented his decision...

 2018-07-20 00:34 

CTV News

Big move for Big Bird: Sesame Street is entering classrooms...

Sesame Street is taking its beloved, critically acclaimed brand of educational television into the highly profitable world of classroom curriculum....

 2018-07-20 00:34 

Toronto Star

Private sector could be a solution for Canada's bus woes...

Greyhound's announcement that it's killing routes in Canada should spur us to look abroad to successful models of intercity bus service, David Collenette writes....

 2018-07-20 00:34 

CTV News

Big move for Big Bird: Sesame Street is entering classrooms...

Sesame Street is taking its beloved, critically acclaimed brand of educational television into the highly profitable world of classroom curriculum....

 2018-07-20 00:33 

National Post

More Confederate license plates than ever on Tennessee roads...

NASHVILLE — The number of Tennesseans with Confederate battle flag license plates has reached its highest point in a decade. Data from the Tennessee Department of Revenue shows that 3,273 of the license plates benefiting the Sons of Confederate Vete...

 2018-07-20 00:33 

The Globe and Mail

Fatal shooting of B.C. hockey dad was a case of mistaken identity: police...

Paul Bennett, 47, was shot in his driveway in Surrey on the afternoon of June 23...

 2018-07-20 00:33 

Toronto Star

For rural and northern B.C., no bus means no options...

Greyhound buses transport everything in rural areas of the province, from blood and medical supplies, grandparents visiting grandkids, and women fleeing domestic violence. As the company leaves the province, people from these communities are now left weig...

 2018-07-20 00:31 

Global News

VPD tight-lipped about gang-related response in Vancouver, Richmond...

A handgun was visible on the ground at one scene, but police said no shots were fired and there were no reports of injuries....

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