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Liberal efforts to stamp out sexual, domestic assault called 'massive disappointment'

Tue, 24 Jan 2017 05:00:00 EST

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The Liberal government is developing a strategy to tackle sexual and domestic violence, but some front-line workers say what they've seen from the government to date is a "massive disappointment."




Memories from space: Roberta Bondar marks 25th anniversary of Discovery shuttle mission

Tue, 24 Jan 2017 05:00:00 EST

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Roberta Bondar, Canada's first female astronaut, reflects on how the Discovery space shuttle mission 25 years ago changed her life.




Trump's simplistic talk on NAFTA ignores the threat of disruption: Don Pittis

Tue, 24 Jan 2017 05:00:00 EST

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The NAFTA deal is easy to understand. Cutting it open and renegotiating the details, not so much.




Montreal private school accused of racism after Muslim student arrested, expelled

Tue, 24 Jan 2017 05:00:00 EST

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A Muslim student and his mother have launched a lawsuit against a Montreal private school after he was arrested and expelled. A school monitor said she heard the student make threats. The student says it was just a joke.




How do you negotiate a trade agreement with a president for whom facts don't matter?: Opinion

Tue, 24 Jan 2017 05:00:00 EST

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Remember: the president is a businessman — a self-declared specialist in grinding down opponents. The only rules are his rules.




Ontario premier, cabinet ministers, trade open letters with O'Leary

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 21:10:27 EST

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The Ontario Liberal government is blitzing federal Conservative leadership candidate Kevin O'Leary with a series of fact-check open letters, which a political pundit said could be part of an electoral long game.




Vancouver woman killed, Calgary woman injured in Thailand traffic accident

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 18:39:56 EST

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A Vancouver woman's holiday in Thailand ended in tragedy when the jeep she was in rolled down an embankment in heavy rains last week, killing her and severely injuring a friend.




Miss Universe Canada Siera Bearchell using 'self-love' to fight Instagram body-shamers

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 17:06:01 EST

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How do you fight back against body shaming on social media? For Miss Universe Canada Siera Bearchell, all you need is love.




Police investigating alleged assault at Edmonton women's rally

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:44:40 EST

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Edmonton police say they are investigating an alleged assault said to have occurred Saturday at a rally held at the Alberta legislature in support of the Women's March on Washington.




Calgary city council renames crossing Reconciliation Bridge

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 22:46:13 EST

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Calgary's Langevin Bridge, named after one of the men behind Canada's residential school system, will be renamed Reconciliation Bridge.




Calgary mom found guilty in death of sick son after giving him herbal remedies

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 07:00:00 EST

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The Calgary mother who said she gave her son holistic remedies for what she believed was a cold or flu before his death was found guilty following a two-week trial late last year.




Victims of former priest's abuse need Anglican Church to apologize: minister

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 20:44:41 EST

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A long-awaited public apology from the Anglican Church for the rampant sexual abuse perpetrated by former priest Ralph Rowe in the 1970s and 1980s will be vital in helping victims heal, Canada's Indigenous affairs minister says.




200,000 litres of oil spills onto First Nations land near Stoughton

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 16:18:45 EST

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A pipeline leak has spilled about 200,000 litres of oil near Stoughton, Sask. The breach occurred on First Nations land about 140 kilometres southeast of Regina.




Former friends of Nicholas Hannon sentenced to life in prison for his murder

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:35:09 EST

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Three young men charged with killing 19-year-old Nicholas Hannon have all been handed sentences of life in prison after pleading guilty to the 2nd-degree murder of their former friend.




Former Liberal MP Andrew Telegdi dead at 70

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 21:46:50 EST

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Andrew Telegdi, who served on Waterloo city council and then served as MP for Kitchener-Waterloo for 15 years, has died. He was 70.