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20 people sent to medical tent during hot Montreal half-marathon

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 06:00:00 EDT


Hot temperatures contributed to 20 people being transported to a medical tent during Sunday's race and half-marathon in Montreal, Urgence Santé said.

Trek along B.C.'s Highway of Tears pays tribute to missing women

Sat, 23 Sep 2017 19:50:29 EDT


Twenty-eight people are walking along Highway 16, also known as the Highway of Tears, from Prince Rupert to Smithers, B.C. They're set to meet with the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls.

Bautista leads Jays past Yankees in likely final home game

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 17:02:11 EDT


Jose Bautista had two hits, drove in one run and scored another to help lift the Blue Jays to a 9-5 win over the New York Yankees on Sunday in what was likely his final home game in a Toronto uniform.

3 Edmonton mothers killed in crash by stolen truck involved in police chase

Sat, 23 Sep 2017 23:32:32 EDT


The Liberian community in Edmonton is mourning three women killed in a car crash near Lloydminster, Sask., on Friday.

Fate of Enbridge Line 3 pipeline in Minnesota goes to public hearings

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 12:52:25 EDT


Minnesota kicks off public hearings this week on whether regulators should allow Enbridge Energy to replace its aging Line 3 crude oil pipeline across northern Minnesota.

Anti-doping agency headquarters set to stay in Montreal

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 10:39:57 EDT


The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) is one step closer to staying in Montreal after a weekend of negotiations in Paris.

Manitoba Metis Federation bans spotlighting

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 14:27:34 EDT


Manitoba Metis Federation members have voted to ban spotlighting.

Sacred site developing $3.1M multimedia show in rural Quebec

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 13:00:00 EDT


A group of Capuchin brothers will bring their vision of nature and spirituality to visitors of the Ermitage Saint-Antoine with the help of a $1.5 million investment by the federal government.

Chief Canadian NAFTA negotiator not expecting progress on auto content rules

Sat, 23 Sep 2017 13:23:07 EDT


Despite tough talk from the U.S. about the job-killing impact of NAFTA on its automotive sector, Canada's chief negotiator isn't expecting to see a detailed American proposal on the matter during the latest round of talks to rewrite the continental trade pact.

Paralympian sues University of Regina for diving injuries that left her quadriplegic

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 12:00:00 EDT


Wheelchair rugby Paralympian Miranda Biletski became a quadriplegic 12 years ago when she dove into the University of Regina pool and struck her head on the bottom. A trial starts Monday in which she is seeking millions of dollars to cover treatment, equipment, and pain and suffering.

Milton mom given 25 handmade hijabi dolls by mystery donor

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 06:00:00 EDT


When Sheza Hasan came home earlier this week, she was surprised to find a mysterious box had been left on her front porch. When she opened it up, she found 25 handmade dolls made of fabric and sporting a variety of colourful outfits.

Cheap, no-frills airfares are coming to Canada — but will they be worth it?

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 05:00:00 EDT


Canadian airlines are lining up to offer the latest trend in air travel: cheap, no-frills fares. But experts warn that the discount fares may not always be the best deal for passengers.

Health Canada to launch new campaign warning youth about risks of cannabis use

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 07:00:00 EDT


Health Canada is seeking a contractor to develop a campaign targeting young Canadians about the risks of using cannabis.

'Full of energy and passion': Liberal MP Arnold Chan remembered as advocate for Canadians at funeral

Sat, 23 Sep 2017 16:04:00 EDT


Arnold Chan, the Liberal MP for Scarborough-Agincourt, was remembered by dignitaries and colleagues, including Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, at a church service in Toronto on Saturday.

B.C. joins national trend to clean up political fundraising — and we're paying for it

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 05:00:00 EDT


From some of the most permissive political fundraising rules in Canada, British Columbia is moving toward having some of the strictest. It's the latest province to lower individual contribution limits and ban donations from unions and corporations.

Canada could win the Amazon sweepstakes due to Trump scaring 'the bejesus out of everyone'

Sat, 23 Sep 2017 05:00:00 EDT


Amazon's picking Canada for its coveted second headquarters is more than just wishful thinking.

'You are all winners': Prince Harry opens Invictus Games with message of inspiration

Sat, 23 Sep 2017 06:49:09 EDT


Hundreds of wounded warriors from around the world are in Toronto for the Invictus Games, with Prince Harry on hand to kick off Saturday night's opening ceremony.

Q&A: How to avoid car dealerships pushing maintenance you don't need

Sat, 23 Sep 2017 18:06:34 EDT


Following a Marketplace investigation, host David Common and expert mechanic Mark Whinton participated in a Facebook Live, answering viewers' questions about their vehicles and what actually needs work when at the car dealership.

Man shot by Winnipeg police dies, officer remains in unstable condition

Sat, 23 Sep 2017 18:54:11 EDT


A 33-year-old man who was shot by police after allegedly stabbing an officer in the upper body has died, Winnipeg police said late Saturday night.

RCMP called off chase of stolen truck before 3 killed in crash near Alberta-Sask. border

Sat, 23 Sep 2017 21:03:51 EDT


RCMP say officers were told not to chase a stolen truck that ended up crashing into a minivan and killing three women from Edmonton.