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 2018-07-19 22:07 

CBC

[ New Brunswick ]

'Walking on egg shells': Teachers say they lack preparation for teaching sex ed...

New Brunswick teachers say more needs to be done to prepare them for sex education in the classroom....

 2018-07-19 22:06 

The Globe and Mail

Outlook darkens for commodities sector as China's economic growth slows...

When 2018 began, the consensus view was that accelerating global growth would push prices for economically sensitive cyclical assets higher. This has not been the case....

 2018-07-19 22:05 

CBC

[ Edmonton ]

Province announces details of new Misericordia emergency department...

A new $65-million emergency department for the aging Misericordia Community Hospital in west Edmonton will be three times as large as the one it replaces....

 2018-07-19 22:03 

CBC

Trump administration will keep protected status for Somalis...

The Trump administration said says Somalis granted special immigration status in the U.S. can keep the designation, making them one of the few groups permitted to stay in the U.S. under a program that has allowed them to remain here for years....

 2018-07-19 22:03 

CBC

[ Manitoba ]

Program for sexual assault survivors receiving thousands from province...

A program providing Indigenous-specific support programs for sexual assault survivors is among 120 community-based programs receiving hundreds of thousands of dollars in funding, the provincial government announced Thursday....

 2018-07-19 22:02 

National Post

PM calls premiers to autumn meeting to reduce internal Canadian trade barriers...

OTTAWA — With Canadian companies facing a hardening of the border with the United States, Justin Trudeau wants to talk with his provincial and territorial counterparts later this year about breaking down trade barriers from within. The prime ministe...

 2018-07-19 22:01 

CBC

[ Manitoba ]

Ready, Set, Swim! Program offers free lessons to low-income families, newcomers...

Ready, Set, Swim aims to remove financial and cultural barriers when it comes to teaching children to swim....

 2018-07-19 22:00 

The Globe and Mail

China is not the answer to our trade woes...

Yes, NAFTA uncertainty is a huge headache, but throwing in our lot with China isn't the solution, even if it were possible...

 2018-07-19 22:00 

Toronto Sun

WOLSTAT: Meet Kawhi Leonard, the NBA's quietest superstar...

Kawhi Leonard needs no introduction to basketball die-hards, but to casual fans, he remains a bit of a mystery.They don't know the backstory, they don't see him in commercials or all ov......

 2018-07-19 22:00 

The Globe and Mail

Seniors may have a hard time with TD's security process for online banking...

While the measure will makes customers safer, it's a hassle to use unless you have a cellphone and are comfortable with texting...

 2018-07-19 22:00 

The Globe and Mail

African free-trade zone could create opportunities for Canadian exporters...

The proposed new zone, which would include 55 countries with a total population of 1.2 billion people and a combined economy of US$3.4-trillion, could be interested in Canadian industries such as agriculture, health sciences and environmental technology....

 2018-07-19 22:00 

The Globe and Mail

Buyers sense urgency to buy large semi-detached home near Wychwood Park...

At some point over the past century, this two-storey house was modified to enlarge the kitchen and one of the three bedrooms upstairs...

 2018-07-19 22:00 

CBC

[ Prince Edward Island ]

'Smell is horrendous': Public housing residents fed up with garbage dumping...

Months after speaking out about the issue to the province, residents say the problem and the smell, just keep getting worse....

 2018-07-19 22:00 

CBC

[ Newfoundland & Labrador ]

Change a tire, change your world: Pro tips for everybody from a mechanic...

Kelly Denine is hosting a new DIY series with CBC Newfoundland and Labrador....

 2018-07-19 21:59 

Toronto Star

Voices from the grave that should be heard...

A study of suicide notes could help identify others who are at risk but have yet to take their own lives, Rosie DiManno writes....

 2018-07-19 21:59 

Global News

Calgary woman convicted in son's strep death granted day parole...

Tamara Lovett, 49, was convicted of criminal negligence causing death early last year and was sentenced to three years in November....

 2018-07-19 21:58 

National Post

Judge tosses terror case convictions, orders prisoner freed...

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — A federal judge in Virginia called for the immediate release Thursday of a former Marine who was training with a Pakistani terrorist group shortly before the Sept. 11 attacks occurred. U.S. District Judge Leonie Brinkema in Alexand...

 2018-07-19 21:58 

CBC

[ North News ]

Attention feline lovers, the Whitehorse animal shelter is at cat-pacity...

'When I started here two or three years ago, we were bringing cats in from down south,' says the executive director of the Humane Society....

 2018-07-19 21:57 

CBC

[ Hamilton ]

Province pulls out of Mohawk College climate change venture with Hamilton and Burlington...

On Thursday politicians took a tour of Mohawk College's new innovation net-zero energy use building slated to open in September, despite the province pulling $2 million in funding....

 2018-07-19 21:56 

Global News

B.C. RV drivers paying $1K more for insurance than Alberta counterparts: Taxpayers Federation...
 2018-07-19 21:55 

Global News

Good Creek fire in Okanagan Mountain Park is 'out of control'...

The Good Creek fire in Okanagan Mountain Park is out of control, says the B.C. Wildfire Service, but rain may be on the way. However, so could more lightning, which caused several fires in the Okanagan on Tuesday evening....

 2018-07-19 21:55 

National Post

Former Canadian public servant involved in spy scandal sues government, alleging breach of confidentiality...

Trina Kennedy was a passport security officer in 2014 when it allegations surfaced that she had an affair with an Iranian-Canadian businessman the team was investigating...

 2018-07-19 21:55 

Global News

Slime is growing in popularity, but consumer group warns of health hazards...

The toy may seem like harmless fun, but a U.K.-based consumer is warning that it often contains harmful ingredients....

 2018-07-19 21:54 

Toronto Star

Analyzing Toronto's current sports status...

Toronto doesn't know what to think of its current sporting status because so much is uncertain, unscripted and unfamiliar to anyone who arrived after the nation's centenary....

 2018-07-19 21:53 

CBC

[ British Columbia ]

B.C. music exec apologizes for tweet criticizing diversity at Juno Awards...

B.C. music executive Jonathan Simkin is speaking out after deactivating his Twitter account, following backlash to a tweet he posted that criticized the Juno Awards....

 2018-07-19 21:53 

Global News

Little relief, lightning possible in Okanagan forecast...

Little relief is in the Okanagan weather forecast for crews battling fires across the region....

 2018-07-19 21:52 

The Globe and Mail

Legal showdown nears for day traders, CRA over use of tax-free savings accounts...

The traders argue they've been unfairly targeted because of unclear rules, then told to repay millions of dollars in unpaid taxes...

 2018-07-19 21:52 

Global News

Sask. teen facing charges after items destroyed by RCMP explosive disposal unit...

A Swift Current boy is facing a charge of possession of an explosive without lawful excuse....

 2018-07-19 21:52 

National Post

Federal judge tosses out climate change lawsuit...

New York City's effort to hold oil companies responsible for global warming was rejected by a judge Thursday who said placing blame for the issue is not the judiciary's responsibility. U.S. District Judge John F. Keenan said global warming is a pr...

 2018-07-19 21:52 

CTV News

N.S. community buzzing after swarm of bees covers gas station...

There was a lot of buzz around a gas station in Cape Breton, N.S., but not for the reasons an owner would hope for....

 2018-07-19 21:51 

Global News

5 things to do this weekend for Friday, July 20, 2018...

Here are your five things to do this weekend for Friday, July 20, 2018....

 2018-07-19 21:50 

CTV News

Iowa couple accused of locking 8-year-old boy in enclosure for months...

Police say an Iowa man and his girlfriend tortured the man's 8-year-old son for months by locking him in a basement enclosure, withholding food and making him endure dog bites....

 2018-07-19 21:48 

CBC

[ British Columbia ]

Teen rescued overnight from Wells Gray Provincial Park...

Park operators received an emergency alert at 11 p.m. about a 15-year-old girl who was suffering breathing problems and required a medical evacuation....

 2018-07-19 21:47 

Global News

Fuel sales shut down at Alberta station after reports of bad gas sold...

Centex said the problem only seems to be affecting regular grade fuel....

 2018-07-19 21:46 

CBC

[ British Columbia ]

Woman dies after motorcycle crash in Mission, B.C....

Mission RCMP say woman in her mid-40s died in a fatal motorcycle crash Wednesday....

 2018-07-19 21:45 

Toronto Star

Police investigating after human remains found in waters near Port Hood, N.S....

Officers say the grim discovery was made at around 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, about 18 kilometres away from the Cape Breton town....

 2018-07-19 21:45 

Toronto Sun

Carmelo Anthony's free agency wish comes true after trade to Atlanta...

The Carmelo Anthony era in Oklahoma City didn't last long.The 10-time all-star and three-time Olympic gold medalist was dealt to Atlanta by the Thunder after a year alongside Russell Westbroo......

 2018-07-19 21:44 

Global News

Zorra Township man facing additional charges in Ingersoll voyeurism investigation...

The investigation began in May, when police received a complaint about an incident at Target Zone Health and Fitness in Ingersoll....

 2018-07-19 21:43 

CBC

[ Calgary ]

Vehicles stranded by 30-metre sink depression at Crowfoot LRT safely removed by city...

Vehicles stranded for more than 24 hours in a cordoned-off section of the Crowfoot LRT station parking lot — due to an apparent sink depression — have been safely removed....

 2018-07-19 21:42 

The Globe and Mail

EU ruling against Google may open opportunity for rivals...

Google fined a record $5-billion for forcing cellphone makers that use the company's Android operating system to install Google's search and browser apps...

 2018-07-19 21:42 

Global News

Miami Dolphins who kneel during anthem could be suspended...

Miami Dolphins players who protest on the field during the national anthem could be suspended for up to four games under a team policy issued this week....

 2018-07-19 21:41 

Toronto Star

Calgary's first wide-scale bike- and scooter-share program could wheel out in September...

The two-year pilot project would open the door to third-party operators, up to 10,000 bikes, scooters and "other personal mobility devices," and won't cost taxpayers a dime, says Ward 8 Councillor Evan Woolley....

 2018-07-19 21:40 

CBC

[ Montreal ]

Quebec Wildlife Ministry busts black bear poaching ring...

The poaching ring allegedly killed black bears in Quebec for their gallbladders, which are worth a small fortune on the black market, shipping them mainly to Asia....

 2018-07-19 21:39 

CBC

[ North News ]

'Clean out' Yukon's social services department, says union head...

Chris Aylward, national president of the Public Service Alliance of Canada, is pushing for all investigation findings or recommendations to be made public...

 2018-07-19 21:38 

National Post

Brazilian police arrest 'Dr. Bumbum' after patient dies...

RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazilian police have arrested celebrated plastic surgeon Denis Cesar Barros Furtado, who had been on the run since a patient died following injections he gave her to enlarge her buttocks. Furtado is known as "Dr. Bumbum" &m...

 2018-07-19 21:38 

National Post

Hawaii police: Friends may be hiding police shooting suspect...

HONOLULU — A suspected wanted in the killing of the first police officer to be fatally shot on Hawaii's Big Island likely remains hidden on the mostly rural eastern side of the vast island, authorities said Thursday. While the 4,028-square-mile ...

 2018-07-19 21:37 

Toronto Star

NDP wants transport minister to spell out plan to replace Greyhound service...

The NDP has requested an emergency meeting in hopes that Transport Minister Marc Garneau will spell out the options he's looking at to ensure people in Western Canada who rely on bus services are still able to travel....

 2018-07-19 21:35 

National Post

Former Toronto radio star Dean Blundell says he regrets shock-jock antics...

TORONTO — 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. Several years after hi...

 2018-07-19 21:35 

Global News

Thieves stole 21 ancient human skulls from the basement of a church in Kent, U.K....

Thieves armed with a bolt-cutter broke into the ossuary of St. Leonard's Church and swindled 21 skulls from the display,...

 2018-07-19 21:34 

CBC

Dolphins threaten to suspend players who protest anthem...

Miami Dolphins players who protest on the field during the national anthem could be suspended for up to four games under a team policy issued this week....

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