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    To censor the internet, 10 countries use Canadian filtering technology, researchers say

    To censor the internet, 10 countries use Canadian filtering technology, researchers say


    Technology developed by a company in Waterloo, Ont., is being used by regimes and democracies throughout the world to censor online content, according to a new global investigation conducted by Citizen...

    Technology developed by a company in Waterloo, Ont., is being used by regimes and democracies throughout the world to censor online content, according to a new global investigation conducted by Citizen Lab.

    Terrorist? Misogynist? Labelling the Toronto van attacker a pointless exercise: Robyn Urback

    Terrorist? Misogynist? Labelling the Toronto van attacker a pointless exercise: Robyn Urback


    That's not to say that efforts to determine and address the root cause of this attack and similar incidences are futile: only that the collective energy we waste fighting with each other over labels is a destructive way to deal with our...

    That's not to say that efforts to determine and address the root cause of this attack and similar incidences are futile: only that the collective energy we waste fighting with each other over labels is a destructive way to deal with our grief.

    Facebook says it has changed. Its profits may show by how much

    Facebook says it has changed. Its profits may show by how much


    Investors clearly felt Zuckerberg came out ahead when he was grilled by Congress. Facing Wall Street will be another matter entirely. Wall Street analysts are trained to seek out every bit of arcane information in the company's...

    Investors clearly felt Zuckerberg came out ahead when he was grilled by Congress. Facing Wall Street will be another matter entirely. Wall Street analysts are trained to seek out every bit of arcane information in the company's numbers.

    Toxic coral in home aquarium blamed for sickening Gatineau family

    Toxic coral in home aquarium blamed for sickening Gatineau family


    Seven members of a Gatineau, Que., family, including a pregnant woman and three small children, fell ill on Sunday while setting up a large aquarium. They blame toxins released by coral for landing them in hospital and driving them from their...

    Seven members of a Gatineau, Que., family, including a pregnant woman and three small children, fell ill on Sunday while setting up a large aquarium. They blame toxins released by coral for landing them in hospital and driving them from their home.

    Facebook says it has changed. Its profits may show by how much

    Facebook says it has changed. Its profits may show by how much


    Investors clearly felt Zuckerberg came out ahead when he was grilled by Congress. Facing Wall Street will be another matter entirely. Wall Street analysts are trained to seek out every bit of arcane information in the company's...

    Investors clearly felt Zuckerberg came out ahead when he was grilled by Congress. Facing Wall Street will be another matter entirely. Wall Street analysts are trained to seek out every bit of arcane information in the company's numbers.

    How the misogynistic, insular world of 'incels' may have inspired the Toronto van attack

    How the misogynistic, insular world of 'incels' may have inspired the Toronto van attack


    The deadly van attack in Toronto is shining a spotlight on the controversial, often misogynistic world of "incels" — a group of predominately men who identify as "involuntarily...

    The deadly van attack in Toronto is shining a spotlight on the controversial, often misogynistic world of "incels" — a group of predominately men who identify as "involuntarily celibate."

    When 'sorry' doesn't help: the controversy behind Shania Twain's Trump comments

    When 'sorry' doesn't help: the controversy behind Shania Twain's Trump comments


    Shania Twain has apologized after saying she'd have voted for U.S. President Donald Trump, but publicists say it would have been better if the Canadian music legend had simply kept...

    Shania Twain has apologized after saying she'd have voted for U.S. President Donald Trump, but publicists say it would have been better if the Canadian music legend had simply kept quiet.

    'I'm doing it for them': Paralyzed Humboldt Bronco player draws courage from lost teammates

    'I'm doing it for them': Paralyzed Humboldt Bronco player draws courage from lost teammates


    Ryan Straschnitzki has suffered through many dark moments this month. Just three weeks ago, he was a junior hockey player heading for playoffs. Now, he's reaching toward a tougher goal — learning to live with paralysis from the chest...

    Ryan Straschnitzki has suffered through many dark moments this month. Just three weeks ago, he was a junior hockey player heading for playoffs. Now, he's reaching toward a tougher goal — learning to live with paralysis from the chest down.

    University stands by Suzuki's honorary degree as donors withdraw

    University stands by Suzuki's honorary degree as donors withdraw


    Backlash toward the University of Alberta is escalating, with donors pulling funding and rallies being planned in reaction to the university's decision to award David Suzuki an honorary...

    Backlash toward the University of Alberta is escalating, with donors pulling funding and rallies being planned in reaction to the university's decision to award David Suzuki an honorary degree.

    Liberal MP accused of sexual assault issues public defence on Twitter

    Liberal MP accused of sexual assault issues public defence on Twitter


    A Liberal MP accused of sexual assault in Halifax on Saturday has released a statement saying he was linked to the incident by...

    A Liberal MP accused of sexual assault in Halifax on Saturday has released a statement saying he was linked to the incident by mistake.

    RCMP knew about Atwal's invitation earlier than previously revealed

    RCMP knew about Atwal's invitation earlier than previously revealed


    The Royal Canadian Mounted Police were aware far earlier than previously revealed that a man once convicted of attempted murder had been invited to a reception in India with Prime Minister Justin...

    The Royal Canadian Mounted Police were aware far earlier than previously revealed that a man once convicted of attempted murder had been invited to a reception in India with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

    Trump's pick to head veterans affairs not dropping out, official says

    Trump's pick to head veterans affairs not dropping out, official says


    A White House official says Ronny Jackson will not withdraw as a nominee to run the U.S. Veterans Affairs Department, even as a report from 2012 surfaced in which he and another physician were criticized for "unprofessional...

    A White House official says Ronny Jackson will not withdraw as a nominee to run the U.S. Veterans Affairs Department, even as a report from 2012 surfaced in which he and another physician were criticized for "unprofessional behaviours."

    Conservatives demand Liberals act to halt illegal border crossings

    Conservatives demand Liberals act to halt illegal border crossings


    Conservative MPs are calling on the federal government to take “immediate action” to halt illegal border crossings, describing the flow of asylum seekers from the United States as a “crisis without a...

    Conservative MPs are calling on the federal government to take “immediate action” to halt illegal border crossings, describing the flow of asylum seekers from the United States as a “crisis without a plan.”

    Toronto van attack suspect Alek Minassian was quickly in and out of Canadian Forces last fall

    Toronto van attack suspect Alek Minassian was quickly in and out of Canadian Forces last fall


    Alek Minassian, the suspect in Monday's van attack in Toronto, joined the Canadian Forces last August and turned up for basic training at Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Que., in September, National Defence said...

    Alek Minassian, the suspect in Monday's van attack in Toronto, joined the Canadian Forces last August and turned up for basic training at Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Que., in September, National Defence said Tuesday.

    Here's what we know about the victims of the van attack in Toronto

    Here's what we know about the victims of the van attack in Toronto


    Toronto police are appealing to the public for help identifying the victims of a van attack Monday that left 10 people dead and at least 14 injured. The first victim identified, on Tuesday, was Anne Marie...

    Toronto police are appealing to the public for help identifying the victims of a van attack Monday that left 10 people dead and at least 14 injured. The first victim identified, on Tuesday, was Anne Marie D'Amico.

    How this Toronto officer 'courageously' got the van attack suspect in custody without firing a shot

    How this Toronto officer 'courageously' got the van attack suspect in custody without firing a shot


    The Toronto police officer who apprehended the suspect in Monday's van attack in a busy area north of downtown has been identified as Const. Ken Lam, and experts are praising him for his handling of the...

    The Toronto police officer who apprehended the suspect in Monday's van attack in a busy area north of downtown has been identified as Const. Ken Lam, and experts are praising him for his handling of the arrest.

    Police say van attack victims were mostly women — but offer no details on motive

    Police say van attack victims were mostly women — but offer no details on motive


    The man accused of plowing into pedestrians along a strip of one of Toronto's busiest streets on Monday is expected to be charged with a 14th count of attempted murder in addition to the 10 counts of first-degree murder he already...

    The man accused of plowing into pedestrians along a strip of one of Toronto's busiest streets on Monday is expected to be charged with a 14th count of attempted murder in addition to the 10 counts of first-degree murder he already faces.