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 2018-09-18 21:01 

Toronto Star

Barrington St. to keep three-lane width after Halifax council approves pathway plan...

Barrington St., between North St. and Niobe Gate, has been reduced to three lanes from four since May, and now Halifax will install a temporary multi-use pathway for walking or cycling to pilot a permanent pathway and a short bus lane....

 2018-09-18 21:01 

National Post

Atletico wins 2-1 at Monaco in Champions League opener...

Monaco started its Champions League campaign with yet another home defeat, losing 2-1 to Atletico Madrid on Tuesday. After losing all three home games in the group stage last season, Leonardo Jardim's side grabbed an early lead against the run of the ...

 2018-09-18 21:01 

CBC

[ Nova Scotia ]

Cape Breton man who killed Second World War veteran sentenced to 15 years...

Harold James (Buster) Slaunwhite was found dead in his home in September 2006. On Tuesday, Raymond Glen Farrow, 51, was sentenced for manslaughter....

 2018-09-18 21:01 

Toronto Sun

There's hope in Buffalo — and this time, it might be justified...

BUFFALO — Jack Eichel said he could not remember when he was this excited about an upcoming season.And, for once, we actually believed him.After all, it can't possibly get any worse wha......

 2018-09-18 21:01 

The Globe and Mail

Acclaimed actor Peter Donat played a memorable role on The X-Files...

He found success on stage and screen after his uncle, the Oscar-winning film star Robert Donat, inspired his career choice...

 2018-09-18 21:00 

CBC

Floor-crossing MP praised Trudeau government in weeks before departure...

Leona Alleslev heaped public and private praise on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his senior ministers in the weeks before she started a secret process to defect to the opposition Conservatives, according to an email and an audio recording obtained by ...

 2018-09-18 21:00 

CBC

[ British Columbia ]

People prefer being lazy because our brains are wired that way, study says...

People are inherently lazy because that's just how our brains are wired, according to new research from the University of British Columbia....

 2018-09-18 21:00 

CBC

[ Prince Edward Island ]

P.E.I. Shellfish Association worried about possible changes to Mill River oyster fishing...

The president of the P.E.I. Shellfish Association is concerned about the possible lease and public fishery changes in the Mill River watershed....

 2018-09-18 21:00 

CBC

[ Nova Scotia ]

CBC Nova Scotia News September 18, 2018...

The only daily TV news package to focus on Nova Scotians and their stories...

 2018-09-18 20:59 

Toronto Star

Trucker guilty of dangerous driving in deadly Ontario highway crash...

A judge ruled that Mohinder Saini's 'inattentiveness' caused the deaths of four people in 2015 after his transport truck plowed into 20 vehicles....

 2018-09-18 20:59 

CTV News

Canadian air force short 275 pilots as attrition outpaces recruitment, training...

The Royal Canadian Air Force is contending with a shortage of around 275 pilots and needs more mechanics, sensor operators and other trained personnel in the face of increasing demands at home and abroad....

 2018-09-18 20:58 

CTV News

U.S. Defence Secretary Jim Mattis dismisses reports of tensions with Trump...

Defence Secretary Jim Mattis is dismissing recent news reports of growing tensions between him and U.S. President Donald Trump, calling it a manufactured rumour that should not be taken seriously and that will soon go away....

 2018-09-18 20:56 

CBC

[ Manitoba ]

Manitoba AIDS scientist honoured with prestigious award...

Pioneering microbiologist Dr. Frank Plummer, whose work has led to many breakthroughs in HIV/AIDS research, is receiving another high honour for his life's work....

 2018-09-18 20:55 

Toronto Star

New Calgary police chief to be chosen in five to six months, commission says...

Brian Thiessen said Tuesday that the Calgary Police Commission is to pick an interim chief from within the service at a meeting next week....

 2018-09-18 20:55 

National Post

Heat say Dion Waiters won't be ready for training camp...

Miami Heat guard Dion Waiters will begin this season as he finished last season — unable to play. Waiters has not recovered sufficiently enough from left ankle surgery to be ready for the start of training camp next week, the team announced Tuesday....

 2018-09-18 20:54 

National Post

'The crisis is not abating': New stats show opioid deaths on the rise in Canada...

OTTAWA — Newly released statistics on opioid-related deaths in Canada through the first three months of the year suggest such fatalities are on the rise compared to each of the last two years. The latest national report tracking deaths linked to the...

 2018-09-18 20:53 

Toronto Star

Time to see climate change mitigation as an economic opportunity, Caisse chief says...

One of Canada's largest pension fund managers says trillions of dollars should be shifted into investments that will counter global warming, in part because it's crucial to long-term profits....

 2018-09-18 20:53 

National Post

Damage control needed on Alberta Opposition leader's India trip: trade minister...

EDMONTON — The Alberta government says it will be doing "damage control" after Opposition leader Jason Kenney's visit to India. Trade Minister Deron Bilous says there appears to be confusion in India over who Kenney is speaking for as he...

 2018-09-18 20:53 

Global News

Nova Scotia government providing bottled water to residents whose wells have dried up...

Nova Scotia's Emergency Management Office says it's been working in Argyle, Barrington and Yarmouth to make sure people whose wells have run dry have access to drinking water....

 2018-09-18 20:53 

Global News

The '80s are back at the Winnipeg Art Gallery...

The Winnipeg Art Gallery is ringing in the annual Nuit Blanche celebration with a free, all-night throwback party....

 2018-09-18 20:53 

Global News

New Brunswick hires 'election ambassadors' in bid to generate youth excitement...

Chief Electoral Officer Kim Poffenroth said just 44 per cent of people between the ages of 18 and 24 cast their ballots in the 2014 election....

 2018-09-18 20:52 

Montreal Gazette

Quebec election: First Nations want to help fill for labour shortage...

"We have an active, young population and we're ready to work."...

 2018-09-18 20:52 

Global News

How to be more self-confident, even at your lowest low...
 2018-09-18 20:51 

The Globe and Mail

Judge agrees to delay hearing Abdelrazik's torture lawsuit due to federal plea...

The judge says she reluctantly recognizes the trial must be adjourned pending a review of evidence disclosed to date...

 2018-09-18 20:51 

National Post

Clearing skies reveal Florence's wrath in hard-hit counties...

The sun is finally shining over parts of the Carolinas, but the clearing skies are only revealing the extent of Florence's wrath . Though the hurricane packed 90 mph (145 kph) winds as it came ashore, the amount of water Florence pushed ashore and dro...

 2018-09-18 20:50 

Toronto Star

Determination pays off for Doug McNeil in winning Star Am's senior title...

McNeil, having played in every tournament since the Star Am originated 20 years ago, won his first title Tuesday in capturing the senior's event at Markland Wood Golf Club....

 2018-09-18 20:50 

The Globe and Mail

Nothing to C here: The importance of having or not having an NHL team captain is changing...

Almost one-third of the 31-team league could go into opening night without a captain, a sign of the times that it's no longer a necessity...

 2018-09-18 20:50 

CTV News

Bottled water sent to drought-stricken region of Nova Scotia...

The Nova Scotia government is buying bottled water and dispatching tanker trucks to a southwestern stretch of the province grappling with an extended drought....

 2018-09-18 20:49 

The Post Millennial

CBC launches news service targeted at kids...

CBC Kids News has already published content on marijuana legalization and Ford's use of the notwithstanding clause. The post CBC launches news service targeted at kids appeared first on The Post Millennial ....

 2018-09-18 20:48 

National Post

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

OTTAWA — Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland says she is taking a personal interest in the possible poisoning of a Canadian member of the Russian protest group Pussy Riot. German doctors have been treating a Pyotr Verzilov, a Pussy Riot membe...

 2018-09-18 20:47 

CBC

[ Nova Scotia ]

Crown finishes cross-examination of teen accused of killing Chelsie Probert...

After a day-and-a-half of relentless questioning, the Crown has finished cross-examining the teen accused of killing Chelsie Probert....

 2018-09-18 20:46 

CP24

Canadian air force short 275 pilots as attrition outpaces recruitment, training...

The Royal Canadian Air Force is contending with a shortage of around 275 pilots and needs more mechanics, sensor operators and other trained personnel in the face of increasing demands at home and abroad....

 2018-09-18 20:45 

Global News

Concerns loom over the effects of vaping on kids: study...

An overwhelming majority of Canadians believes vaping products should not be sold to minors....

 2018-09-18 20:44 

Global News

Couillard defends position in 'Bonjour-Hi' kerfuffle...

Liberal leader Philippe Couillard said he would vote again for a National Assembly motion against the 'Bonjour-Hi' greeting....

 2018-09-18 20:44 

CBC

[ Nova Scotia ]

Man whose wife mistakenly cremated says new funeral rules not tough enough...

The Nova Scotia government has introduced legislation intended to strengthen funeral home oversight and improve the complaint process, but a widower whose wife was mistakenly cremated said Tuesday the changes don't go far enough....

 2018-09-18 20:41 

CBC

[ Hamilton ]

Join CBC Hamilton for a live panel discussion on the city's arts scene Wednesday...

On Wednesday at noon, CBC Hamilton is hosting a livestream panel discussion to examine the realities of being a creator in Hamilton, and to talk about what's working, and what isn't....

 2018-09-18 20:41 

Global News

Chrissy Teigen slams baby-body shamer, reminds people what to never say to new moms...

The Sports Illustrated model's response sparked messages of support on Twitter, with many followers saying it's normal for bodies to change after giving birth....

 2018-09-18 20:41 

Toronto Star

Leona Alleslev was a Conservative all along — just one in the wrong party...

'Listening to Leona Alleslev's explanation of why she's leaving Justin Trudeau's Liberal party to join the Opposition Conservatives, the most obvious question is: what took you so long?'...

 2018-09-18 20:40 

CP24

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

Aurora Cannabis Inc. says it has not signed a deal with respect to any partnership with a drink company....

 2018-09-18 20:40 

Toronto Star

Donald Trump rolls back pollution rules for U.S. drilling...

The U.S. president's move to ease restrictions on energy companies replaces an Obama-era rule that forced companies to capture methane, a key contributor to climate change....

 2018-09-18 20:39 

Toronto Sun

Mary Kay Letourneau denies having sex with hubby when he was 13...

Primary school pervert pioneer Mary Kay Letourneau is denying sleeping with her pre-pubescent paramour while he was still her student.In 1997, the Seattle teacher made worldwide headlines when she ......

 2018-09-18 20:39 

National Post

Man pleaded guilty to kidnapping, sexual abuse of girl, 4...

CHARLESTON, S.C. — A man who pleaded guilty Tuesday in federal court to kidnapping a 4-year-old girl from her South Carolina home and sexually assaulting her before she was rescued in Alabama also told investigators he killed his girlfriend days ear...

 2018-09-18 20:39 

The Globe and Mail

After solid year on feeder circuit, Canadian golfer Roger Sloan ready to hang again with PGA's best...

He last played on the PGA Tour full time in 2015, appearing in 20 tournaments. He has been playing on the feeder web.com Tour since 2016....

 2018-09-18 20:38 

CTV News

Responding to climate change is 'a profitable investment opportunity': Sabia...

One of Canada's largest pension fund managers says trillions of dollars should be shifted into investments that will counter global warming, in part because it's crucial to long-term profits....

 2018-09-18 20:37 

CBC

Woman fled traffic stop, ended up in ditch west of Guelph, OPP say...

A 34-year-old woman is facing multiple charges after she allegedly fled from OPP officers during a traffic stop west of Guelph....

 2018-09-18 20:36 

National Post

CBS' Julie Chen leaves daytime's 'The Talk' in taped message...

NEW YORK — Julie Chen announced Tuesday that she was leaving the cast of the CBS daytime show "The Talk" a week after her husband, CBS Corp. boss Leslie Moonves, was ousted from the company due to sexual misconduct allegations. Chen hadn'...

 2018-09-18 20:36 

National Post

US poet Danez Smith wins prestigious Forward Prize...

LONDON — American performance poet Danez Smith has won the prestigious Forward Prize for the collection "Don't Call Us Dead." At 29, the poet from St. Paul, Minnesota is the youngest-ever winner of the 10,000 pound ($13,000) award, found...

 2018-09-18 20:34 

Montreal Gazette

18 months for contractor after death of worker in Lachine collapse...

Contractor's lawyer argued that Sylvain Fournier has already been stigmatized by manslaughter conviction...

 2018-09-18 20:34 

Toronto Star

When abnormal becomes the new normal...

Norms are being broken with such regularity these days, it's difficult to know what the new normal is....

 2018-09-18 20:34 

Global News

Proposed zip line park in Binbrook spurs conservation vs. commercialization debate...

One hundreds trees, about one-third of which are dead or dying according to a staff report, would have to be removed and replaced as part of construction....

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