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MUHC to make $28M in cuts to make up for budget deficit

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 13:13:33 EDT


The McGill University Health Centre needs to make $28 million in cuts over the next two years to make up for a budget shortfall.

Drogba-less Impact have work cut out for them in Washington D.C.

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 11:30:00 EDT


It's one game, it's winner-take-all and the Impact's biggest star, Didier Drogba, is nowhere to be seen.

About as many Canadians oppose recreational pot as support it, Deloitte survey finds

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 12:17:01 EDT


Forty per cent of Canadians in a recent survey said they support the notion of legalizing marijuana for recreational use, slightly more than the number that said they opposed it.

Gerry Sklavounos, MNA accused of sexual assault, goes on medical leave

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 10:59:48 EDT


Gerry Sklavounos, the MNA who left the Liberal caucus last week after being accused of sexual assault, has taken medical leave from the National Assembly.

Quebec to bear brunt of National Bank job cuts

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 13:10:58 EDT


National Bank announced Thursday it will eliminate about 600 jobs, and offer new roles or early retirement to 300 people, as it aims to speed up its transition to the growing digital economy.

Quebec student leader didn't incite students to break injunction, top court rules

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 10:01:26 EDT


After four years of legal proceedings, the Supreme Court of Canada has cleared former Quebec student leader Gabriel Nadeau-Dubois of contempt of court.

Escape and resist: An untold history of residential schools in Quebec

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 05:15:00 EDT


Never-before-told stories are emerging about First Nations parents in Quebec and across the country who tried to defy the government by hiding their children from clerics to avoid sending them to residential schools.

Judge delivering instructions to jury at ex-Liberal organizer's fraud case

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 08:13:32 EDT


The jurors at the fraud trial of ex-federal Liberal organizer Jacques Corriveau are getting their final instructions from the judge this morning.

Haitian girl who couldn't walk 2 years ago can run, hop and will soon be home

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 06:17:04 EDT


After two years of treatment in Montreal, doctors at the Shriners Hospital for Children have announced Waina Dorcelus, a young girl from Haiti whose leg was decimated by infection, should be home in time for Christmas.

Quebec police raid homes in Châteauguay, Hudson during drug bust

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 06:49:21 EDT


More than 80 police officers are carrying out 12 searches at homes and vehicles in Châteauguay, Saint-Isidore, Sainte-Martine and Hudson.

Montreal weather: Rain and wind

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 07:35:30 EDT


Increasing cloudiness through the morning. The rain will begin late afternoon.

Belgium reaches deal to back EU-Canada trade agreement

Thu, 27 Oct 2016 06:41:06 EDT


The Belgian government has reached a deal to back the free trade pact between the European Union and Canada that was originally supposed to be signed today. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's trip is postponed until all of Belgium's regional parliaments approve a new declaration.

Quebec City police use stun gun to bring 9-year-old boy wielding knives under control

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 19:35:32 EDT


According to Quebec City police spokesman Const. David Poitras, officers tried without success to reason with the boy, who was brandishing two large knives.

Thousands gather across Quebec to denounce rape culture

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:16:23 EDT


Hundreds of protesters gathered Wednesday evening in Montreal, Quebec City, Saguenay, Sherbrooke and Gatineau to denounce rape culture.

Quebec coroner investigating death of another Jehovah's Witness after childbirth

Wed, 26 Oct 2016 18:39:31 EDT


A Quebec coroner is investigating the death of a 46-year-old Jehovah’s Witness woman who died Oct. 3 from complications shortly after giving birth by caesarian section in a Montreal hospital.