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    Vatican ex-diplomat who was subject of Canada-wide warrant convicted of child porn distribution

    Vatican ex-diplomat who was subject of Canada-wide warrant convicted of child porn distribution


    The Vatican tribunal has convicted a former Holy See diplomat and sentenced him to five years in prison for possessing and distributing child pornography in the first such trial of its kind inside the...

    The Vatican tribunal has convicted a former Holy See diplomat and sentenced him to five years in prison for possessing and distributing child pornography in the first such trial of its kind inside the Vatican.

    Dozens of payphones removed from UWindsor campus

    Dozens of payphones removed from UWindsor campus


    When was the last time you used a payphone? Reporter Jonathan Pinto went on a hunt for the ghosts of payphones...

    When was the last time you used a payphone? Reporter Jonathan Pinto went on a hunt for the ghosts of payphones past.

    Caldwell First Nation chief on 'leave of absence' — reasoning unclear

    Caldwell First Nation chief on 'leave of absence' — reasoning unclear


    Half a year into her term, Caldwell First Nation Chief Mary Duckworth is now on a mysterious "paid leave of absence." But members say they don't know why and the band isn't...

    Half a year into her term, Caldwell First Nation Chief Mary Duckworth is now on a mysterious "paid leave of absence." But members say they don't know why and the band isn't talking.

    New Canadian Embassy woos the French with Indigenous art

    New Canadian Embassy woos the French with Indigenous art


    Canada's brand-new embassy in Paris is a showcase for Canadian culture — with an emphasis on Indigenous...

    Canada's brand-new embassy in Paris is a showcase for Canadian culture — with an emphasis on Indigenous artists.

    101-year-old tackling ageism using #ElderWisdom bench

    101-year-old tackling ageism using #ElderWisdom bench


    #ElderWisdom is a social awareness campaign where young people and senior citizens sit on a green bench and take turns sharing their knowledge with the hope of chipping away at...

    #ElderWisdom is a social awareness campaign where young people and senior citizens sit on a green bench and take turns sharing their knowledge with the hope of chipping away at ageism.

    Second weekend of World Cup fever hits Windsor

    Second weekend of World Cup fever hits Windsor


    The second weekend of the 2018 FIFA World Cup is a historic one for Windsor's Serbian and German communities. Students at the University of Windsor are also feeling the excitement and electricity of the...

    The second weekend of the 2018 FIFA World Cup is a historic one for Windsor's Serbian and German communities. Students at the University of Windsor are also feeling the excitement and electricity of the tournament.

    Essex store on main street selling pot to anyone, say customers, while other businesses waiting

    Essex store on main street selling pot to anyone, say customers, while other businesses waiting


    Canadians will be able to legally buy and consume recreational marijuana Oct. 17. But the Hemp Healthy Farmacy has been jumping the gun, according to customers who say staff only verify their age before accepting selling them...

    Canadians will be able to legally buy and consume recreational marijuana Oct. 17. But the Hemp Healthy Farmacy has been jumping the gun, according to customers who say staff only verify their age before accepting selling them pot.

    Trump scraps Obama policy on protecting oceans, Great Lakes

    Trump scraps Obama policy on protecting oceans, Great Lakes


    President Donald Trump has thrown out a policy devised by his predecessor to protect U.S. oceans and the Great Lakes, replacing it with a new approach that emphasizes use of the waters to promote economic...

    President Donald Trump has thrown out a policy devised by his predecessor to protect U.S. oceans and the Great Lakes, replacing it with a new approach that emphasizes use of the waters to promote economic growth.

    Police look for vehicle in Windsor murder case and release cause of death

    Police look for vehicle in Windsor murder case and release cause of death


    A day after releasing the victim's identity, Windsor police say they're looking for information on a vehicle believed to have been in the area of the June 10...

    A day after releasing the victim's identity, Windsor police say they're looking for information on a vehicle believed to have been in the area of the June 10 murder.

    Woman found dead following house fire in Leamington

    Woman found dead following house fire in Leamington


    A woman has been found dead following a house fire in Leamington. Firefighters were called to a home on Bennie Avenue, near Peter Avenue, on Wednesday at around 7:30...

    A woman has been found dead following a house fire in Leamington. Firefighters were called to a home on Bennie Avenue, near Peter Avenue, on Wednesday at around 7:30 p.m.

    Buy American? No thanks, Canadians starting to say

    Buy American? No thanks, Canadians starting to say


    Trade issues with the United States have many Canadians feeling uncharacteristically patriotic of late, and they say they're choosing to express that in their purchasing...

    Trade issues with the United States have many Canadians feeling uncharacteristically patriotic of late, and they say they're choosing to express that in their purchasing decisions.

    Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority fires back against Ambassador Bridge's 'untruths'

    Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority fires back against Ambassador Bridge's 'untruths'


    The Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority is firing back against the Ambassador Bridge and the "untruths" contained in its TV ad that aired in Washington, targeting U.S. President Donald...

    The Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority is firing back against the Ambassador Bridge and the "untruths" contained in its TV ad that aired in Washington, targeting U.S. President Donald Trump.

    ERCA issues flood warning for Leamington

    ERCA issues flood warning for Leamington


    The Essex Region Conservation Authority is warning of flooding along portions of the shoreline in...

    The Essex Region Conservation Authority is warning of flooding along portions of the shoreline in Leamington.

    Highway 401 reopens after fatal crash involving tractor-trailers

    Highway 401 reopens after fatal crash involving tractor-trailers


    OPP say a 44-year-old man has died after a tractor trailer crossed the Highway 401 median barrier near Tilbury, hitting another truck...

    OPP say a 44-year-old man has died after a tractor trailer crossed the Highway 401 median barrier near Tilbury, hitting another truck Friday.

    What you need to know about Saturday night's Highway 401 closure outside London

    What you need to know about Saturday night's Highway 401 closure outside London


    Anyone travelling this weekend should know that Highway 401 will be closed in both directions between Colonel Talbot Road west Iona Road between 10 p.m. on Saturday and and 8 a.m. on...

    Anyone travelling this weekend should know that Highway 401 will be closed in both directions between Colonel Talbot Road west Iona Road between 10 p.m. on Saturday and and 8 a.m. on Sunday.

    'Unusual, but not concerning,' says Ministry after two Chatham-Kent bear sightings

    'Unusual, but not concerning,' says Ministry after two Chatham-Kent bear sightings


    Police received a call Monday from someone who said they observed two black bears just east of Wallaceburg before 1:30 a.m. Two days later, police received a second report of a black bear observed last Saturday in...

    Police received a call Monday from someone who said they observed two black bears just east of Wallaceburg before 1:30 a.m. Two days later, police received a second report of a black bear observed last Saturday in Merlin.

    Legal recreational marijuana: what you need to know

    Legal recreational marijuana: what you need to know


    The legislative battle over marijuana is over but as Canadians look to Oct 17 — the date legalization takes effect — there are some practical considerations that should be top of mind for those who want to avail themselves of the legal...

    The legislative battle over marijuana is over but as Canadians look to Oct 17 — the date legalization takes effect — there are some practical considerations that should be top of mind for those who want to avail themselves of the legal product.