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    Quebec government worried about elimination of Ontario's French Language commissioner

    Quebec government worried about elimination of Ontario's French Language commissioner


    The news that Doug Ford's Progressive Conservative government will abolish Ontario's Office of the French Language Services Commissioner is not sitting well in...

    The news that Doug Ford's Progressive Conservative government will abolish Ontario's Office of the French Language Services Commissioner is not sitting well in Quebec.

    Canada among worst offenders as world falls short of climate-change targets

    Canada among worst offenders as world falls short of climate-change targets


    A closer look at the day's most notable stories with The National's Jonathon Gatehouse: scientists point finger at Canada as world falls short of climate-change targets; can Jack Dorsey's wish help fix Twitter; As It Happens co-host Carol Off reflects on...

    A closer look at the day's most notable stories with The National's Jonathon Gatehouse: scientists point finger at Canada as world falls short of climate-change targets; can Jack Dorsey's wish help fix Twitter; As It Happens co-host Carol Off reflects on the show's 50 years on the air.

    Stop sending mail and parcels, Canada Post asks foreign services

    Stop sending mail and parcels, Canada Post asks foreign services


    Canada Post has asked 190 international partners to halt mail and parcel shipments to Canada as it reels under a backlog resulting from a labour dispute. The Trudeau government gave one final push Friday to bring the dispute to a close, suggesting it...

    Canada Post has asked 190 international partners to halt mail and parcel shipments to Canada as it reels under a backlog resulting from a labour dispute. The Trudeau government gave one final push Friday to bring the dispute to a close, suggesting it will act quickly if rotating strikes continue beyond a Saturday midnight deadline.

    St. Michael's private school alerts police to 3rd incident amid ongoing sexual assault investigation

    St. Michael's private school alerts police to 3rd incident amid ongoing sexual assault investigation


    Officials at a Toronto private boys' school announced Friday they've notified police about a third "incident" as the school continues to deal with a crisis sparked by allegations that students have been assaulted or sexually assaulted on...

    Officials at a Toronto private boys' school announced Friday they've notified police about a third "incident" as the school continues to deal with a crisis sparked by allegations that students have been assaulted or sexually assaulted on camera.

    Why some killers end up in minimum security and others don't

    Why some killers end up in minimum security and others don't


    A former senior justice official says it's not uncommon for killers like Christopher Cowell to end up in minimum security shortly after their...

    A former senior justice official says it's not uncommon for killers like Christopher Cowell to end up in minimum security shortly after their sentence.

    Alberta energy firms split on call for government-imposed production cuts

    Alberta energy firms split on call for government-imposed production cuts


    The question of whether Alberta should force industry-wide production cuts to relieve an oversupply of oil and support prices has opened a rift between companies that are suffering from price discounts and those that...

    The question of whether Alberta should force industry-wide production cuts to relieve an oversupply of oil and support prices has opened a rift between companies that are suffering from price discounts and those that aren't.

    London hospital staff call on labour minister to step in on purple armband issue

    London hospital staff call on labour minister to step in on purple armband issue


    Ontario's minister of labour is being asked to intervene in a London, Ont., hospital policy that doctors say is discriminatory and violates the human rights of...

    Ontario's minister of labour is being asked to intervene in a London, Ont., hospital policy that doctors say is discriminatory and violates the human rights of patients.

    BlackBerry to buy cybersecurity company Cylance for $1.4B US

    BlackBerry to buy cybersecurity company Cylance for $1.4B US


    BlackBerry Ltd. has signed a deal to acquire U.S. artificial intelligence and cybersecurity company Cylance for US$1.4 billion in cash. The Ontario-based company called Cylance a pioneer in applying artificial intelligence, algorithmic science and...

    BlackBerry Ltd. has signed a deal to acquire U.S. artificial intelligence and cybersecurity company Cylance for US$1.4 billion in cash. The Ontario-based company called Cylance a pioneer in applying artificial intelligence, algorithmic science and machine learning to cybersecurity software.

    B.C.'s 'most vulnerable' child still subject of Public Guardian concern at age 19

    B.C.'s 'most vulnerable' child still subject of Public Guardian concern at age 19


    At 11 he was tasered by police. By 13 he was identified as one of B.C.'s 'most vulnerable' children in a scathing report on the child welfare system. And last year, the province agreed to pay millions for his future care. Now B.C.'s Public Guardian and...

    At 11 he was tasered by police. By 13 he was identified as one of B.C.'s 'most vulnerable' children in a scathing report on the child welfare system. And last year, the province agreed to pay millions for his future care. Now B.C.'s Public Guardian and Trustee wants to have him declared incapable of managing his own affairs.

    Man dies after vehicle collides with plow

    Man dies after vehicle collides with plow


    Police say the snowplow was heading outbound on Larry Uteck at 6:43 a.m. toward Kearney Lake Road when a vehicle struck...

    Police say the snowplow was heading outbound on Larry Uteck at 6:43 a.m. toward Kearney Lake Road when a vehicle struck it.

    Doctors' group slams move to allow employers to require doctor's note for minor illnesses

    Doctors' group slams move to allow employers to require doctor's note for minor illnesses


    A national doctors' group is raising concerns about the Ontario government's move to allow employers to require workers to provide a doctor's note to explain even minor illnesses, such as the common...

    A national doctors' group is raising concerns about the Ontario government's move to allow employers to require workers to provide a doctor's note to explain even minor illnesses, such as the common cold.

    Alberta man finishes record 10-year hike in Tuktoyaktuk

    Alberta man finishes record 10-year hike in Tuktoyaktuk


    'I've walked for 10 years and I hiked the Trans Canada trail,' Dana Meise told CBC at a stop along the Inuvik Tuktoyaktuk...

    'I've walked for 10 years and I hiked the Trans Canada trail,' Dana Meise told CBC at a stop along the Inuvik Tuktoyaktuk Highway.

    Doug Ford's spending cuts are not as deep as many feared, or hoped

    Doug Ford's spending cuts are not as deep as many feared, or hoped


    Ontarians who were bracing for slashing and burning by the Doug Ford government may be relieved that no huge program cuts were unveiled in Thursday's...

    Ontarians who were bracing for slashing and burning by the Doug Ford government may be relieved that no huge program cuts were unveiled in Thursday's mini-budget.

    Hospitals profiting from private cord blood bank didn't disclose financial ties to patients

    Hospitals profiting from private cord blood bank didn't disclose financial ties to patients


    Two Toronto hospitals that have a financial relationship with a private company that banks blood from babies' umbilical cords say they need to be more upfront about their affiliation after an investigation by CBC’s The Fifth Estate raised questions...

    Two Toronto hospitals that have a financial relationship with a private company that banks blood from babies' umbilical cords say they need to be more upfront about their affiliation after an investigation by CBC’s The Fifth Estate raised questions about their practices.

    Ontario workplace safety board reviewing Uber Eats following Marketplace investigation

    Ontario workplace safety board reviewing Uber Eats following Marketplace investigation


    On any given day in downtown Toronto, you'll see a flurry of bike couriers pedalling their way through traffic, bags strapped to their backs, on their way to deliver your next meal. But if those couriers get hurt on the job, a Marketplace investigation...

    On any given day in downtown Toronto, you'll see a flurry of bike couriers pedalling their way through traffic, bags strapped to their backs, on their way to deliver your next meal. But if those couriers get hurt on the job, a Marketplace investigation has found their eligibility for work-related compensation depends on which app they deliver for.