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    Father of slain Lac-Simon police officer 'disgusted' by coroner's report

    Father of slain Lac-Simon police officer 'disgusted' by coroner's report


    The coroner's report into the death of Thierry LeRoux, 26, concludes the rookie police officer acted "with excessive confidence" in responding to a suicide threat in the Algonquin community — a conclusion Michel LeRoux finds...

    The coroner's report into the death of Thierry LeRoux, 26, concludes the rookie police officer acted "with excessive confidence" in responding to a suicide threat in the Algonquin community — a conclusion Michel LeRoux finds "revolting."

    Georges Laraque calls Penguins' White House visit 'an embarrassment'

    Georges Laraque calls Penguins' White House visit 'an embarrassment'


    Former NHLer Georges Laraque has come out against the Pittsburgh Penguins' decision to visit the White House, as NFL and NBA players continue to take heat from U.S. President Donald...

    Former NHLer Georges Laraque has come out against the Pittsburgh Penguins' decision to visit the White House, as NFL and NBA players continue to take heat from U.S. President Donald Trump.

    New model confirms endangered right whales are declining

    New model confirms endangered right whales are declining


    Researchers with the U.S. government and the New England Aquarium have developed a new model they say will provide better estimates about the North Atlantic right whale population — and the news isn't...

    Researchers with the U.S. government and the New England Aquarium have developed a new model they say will provide better estimates about the North Atlantic right whale population — and the news isn't good.

    Samsung latest company to set up AI lab in Montreal

    Samsung latest company to set up AI lab in Montreal


    The laboratory is a collaboration with Yoshua Bengio, a computer science professor at Université de Montréal and an AI...

    The laboratory is a collaboration with Yoshua Bengio, a computer science professor at Université de Montréal and an AI researcher.

    Siemens & Alstom merge rail business in setback for Bombardier, which awaits CSeries duty ruling

    Siemens & Alstom merge rail business in setback for Bombardier, which awaits CSeries duty ruling


    The possible merger of two European railway manufacturers, plus the U.S. Department of Commerce's decision about duties on CSeries planes, could present major setbacks for Canadian company Bombardier. Nevertheless, Bombardier shares were up six per cent...

    The possible merger of two European railway manufacturers, plus the U.S. Department of Commerce's decision about duties on CSeries planes, could present major setbacks for Canadian company Bombardier. Nevertheless, Bombardier shares were up six per cent Tuesday.

    Uber threatens to leave if Quebec insists on stricter rules

    Uber threatens to leave if Quebec insists on stricter rules


    Uber says it will cease operations in Quebec next month if the province doesn't back down on new, stricter rules regulating the ride-hailing...

    Uber says it will cease operations in Quebec next month if the province doesn't back down on new, stricter rules regulating the ride-hailing service.

    As some Mile End residents fume, Montreal vows to curb smoke at bagel shops

    As some Mile End residents fume, Montreal vows to curb smoke at bagel shops


    Montreal says it's committed to making sure St-Viateur and Fairmount bagel shops respect a bylaw on wood smoke, but residents say they've been waiting years for...

    Montreal says it's committed to making sure St-Viateur and Fairmount bagel shops respect a bylaw on wood smoke, but residents say they've been waiting years for change.

    Grieving Inukjuak father skeptical no one in village of 1,800 has information on daughter's homicide

    Grieving Inukjuak father skeptical no one in village of 1,800 has information on daughter's homicide


    Sureté du Québec officers have visited the Inuit village of Inukjuak three times since local police found the body of 14-year-old Bethany Nastapoka Epoo. Her death was immediately described a homicide, but no arrests have been...

    Sureté du Québec officers have visited the Inuit village of Inukjuak three times since local police found the body of 14-year-old Bethany Nastapoka Epoo. Her death was immediately described a homicide, but no arrests have been made.

    Police find missing Montreal man in Quebec City

    Police find missing Montreal man in Quebec City


    Montreal police say a missing 79-year-old man who suffers from Alzheimer's disease has been...

    Montreal police say a missing 79-year-old man who suffers from Alzheimer's disease has been found.

    Leafs' Matthews looks ready to go as hat trick sinks Habs

    Leafs' Matthews looks ready to go as hat trick sinks Habs


    Auston Matthews and William Nylander are showing no signs of any sophomore slump so far through the...

    Auston Matthews and William Nylander are showing no signs of any sophomore slump so far through the pre-season.

    Fishing line strung across bike path a criminal act, Montreal police say

    Fishing line strung across bike path a criminal act, Montreal police say


    Cyclist Claude Beaulé was 'clotheslined' by fishing wire strung across a bike bridge at throat level on Sept. 5, suffering a concussion and broken teeth. Montreal police are investigating the incident as a...

    Cyclist Claude Beaulé was 'clotheslined' by fishing wire strung across a bike bridge at throat level on Sept. 5, suffering a concussion and broken teeth. Montreal police are investigating the incident as a crime.

    Star Trek: Discovery premiere satisfies Montreal Klingons

    Star Trek: Discovery premiere satisfies Montreal Klingons


    Montreal's Klingon community is celebrating the launch of the Star Trek franchise's latest offering, Star Trek: Discovery, which aired its first episode Sunday...

    Montreal's Klingon community is celebrating the launch of the Star Trek franchise's latest offering, Star Trek: Discovery, which aired its first episode Sunday night.

    McInnis cement plant to create jobs in Gaspé region, but Quebec's greenhouse gas emissions to rise by 6%

    McInnis cement plant to create jobs in Gaspé region, but Quebec's greenhouse gas emissions to rise by 6%


    The McInnis cement plant in Port-Daniel-Gascons, Que., built at a cost of $1.45 billion, is supposed to producer a greener form of cement, using biomass instead of coal, but it will be the worst industrial polluter in the...

    The McInnis cement plant in Port-Daniel-Gascons, Que., built at a cost of $1.45 billion, is supposed to producer a greener form of cement, using biomass instead of coal, but it will be the worst industrial polluter in the province.

    Suspect in fatal Pointe-Saint-Charles stabbing arrested in Toronto

    Suspect in fatal Pointe-Saint-Charles stabbing arrested in Toronto


    A 24-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the fatal stabbing of 26-year-old Sisi Thibert, a transgender woman, in Montreal's Pointe-Saint-Charles...

    A 24-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the fatal stabbing of 26-year-old Sisi Thibert, a transgender woman, in Montreal's Pointe-Saint-Charles neighbourhood.

    Montreal looks at phasing out unsafe heavy trucks on city streets

    Montreal looks at phasing out unsafe heavy trucks on city streets


    The City of Montreal is considering phasing out heavy trucks with the worst blind spots from city streets, as it looks for ways to make the roads safer for pedestrians and...

    The City of Montreal is considering phasing out heavy trucks with the worst blind spots from city streets, as it looks for ways to make the roads safer for pedestrians and cyclists.

    Record-breaking heat continues in Montreal, but the end is in sight

    Record-breaking heat continues in Montreal, but the end is in sight


    Montreal's temperature at the airport hit 32 C, 40 with the humidity. The fall weather is on its way, but not before another few days of July-like...

    Montreal's temperature at the airport hit 32 C, 40 with the humidity. The fall weather is on its way, but not before another few days of July-like heat.

    Major closures will make getting to the West Island a challenge this week

    Major closures will make getting to the West Island a challenge this week


    Drivers beware: access to Highway 20 west will be severely restricted from Highway 138 east this week, and getting to Highway 20 west from Highway 15 north will be impossible for the next eight...

    Drivers beware: access to Highway 20 west will be severely restricted from Highway 138 east this week, and getting to Highway 20 west from Highway 15 north will be impossible for the next eight weeks.