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    Workers tied up in armed attack on legal Ontario pot grow-op

    Workers tied up in armed attack on legal Ontario pot grow-op


    Four workers were tied up and several items were taken in an armed attack on a legal marijuana grow-op near Beaverton, Ont., early Thursday morning, police...

    Four workers were tied up and several items were taken in an armed attack on a legal marijuana grow-op near Beaverton, Ont., early Thursday morning, police say.

    Final report on 2017-18 spending shows $19-billion federal deficit last year

    Final report on 2017-18 spending shows $19-billion federal deficit last year


    The red ink on the federal government's budget showed no signs of fading as the annual financial report card revealed a $19-billion deficit for the second straight fiscal...

    The red ink on the federal government's budget showed no signs of fading as the annual financial report card revealed a $19-billion deficit for the second straight fiscal year.

    2 days into legalization and a joint sparks a dorm room fire at Western University

    2 days into legalization and a joint sparks a dorm room fire at Western University


    No-one was hurt, but dozens of students were jolted out of bed early this morning after a smouldering joint thrown into a recycle lit a nearby bed on fire, triggering an alarm inside a dorm...

    No-one was hurt, but dozens of students were jolted out of bed early this morning after a smouldering joint thrown into a recycle lit a nearby bed on fire, triggering an alarm inside a dorm room.

    'Tokenism and optics': Inuit orgs slam feds on Nutrition North consultations

    'Tokenism and optics': Inuit orgs slam feds on Nutrition North consultations


    Canada's Inuit organizations have pulled out of the federal government's Indigenous Working Group on food security, saying the structure is disrespectful to Inuit...

    Canada's Inuit organizations have pulled out of the federal government's Indigenous Working Group on food security, saying the structure is disrespectful to Inuit rights.

    'She's way out of her league': Steel exec slams Freeland's handling of tariff fight

    'She's way out of her league': Steel exec slams Freeland's handling of tariff fight


    A prominent Canadian steel executive told MPs this week that Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland​'s "ego" is getting in the way of ending American tariffs on Canadian steel and...

    A prominent Canadian steel executive told MPs this week that Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland​'s "ego" is getting in the way of ending American tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum.

    Foreign-trained dentists in limbo as board questions degrees

    Foreign-trained dentists in limbo as board questions degrees


    Some foreign-trained dentists on the cusp of becoming certified to practise in Canada say they've been thrust into limbo — and in many cases, deep into debt — after the profession's Ottawa-based examination board determined their credentials from an...

    Some foreign-trained dentists on the cusp of becoming certified to practise in Canada say they've been thrust into limbo — and in many cases, deep into debt — after the profession's Ottawa-based examination board determined their credentials from an Indian university no longer pass muster.

    Toronto police create first-ever missing persons unit in wake of McArthur investigation

    Toronto police create first-ever missing persons unit in wake of McArthur investigation


    Toronto police have created the service’s first-ever dedicated missing persons unit in the wake of the Bruce McArthur investigation and public scrutiny around how the cases of his alleged victims were...

    Toronto police have created the service’s first-ever dedicated missing persons unit in the wake of the Bruce McArthur investigation and public scrutiny around how the cases of his alleged victims were handled.

    Oblate religious order covered up decades of sexual abuse of First Nations children, victims allege

    Oblate religious order covered up decades of sexual abuse of First Nations children, victims allege


    An investigation by Radio-Canada's investigative program Enquête has found generations of Innu and Atikamekw children, right up to the 1990s, were assaulted by Oblate missionaries posted in their remote Quebec...

    An investigation by Radio-Canada's investigative program Enquête has found generations of Innu and Atikamekw children, right up to the 1990s, were assaulted by Oblate missionaries posted in their remote Quebec communities.

    With empty Speaker ballot, New Brunswick faces prospect of new government — or new election

    With empty Speaker ballot, New Brunswick faces prospect of new government — or new election


    New Brunswick could be lurching toward a new minority government or a new election after all four political parties said that none of their members would be on the ballot to become Speaker of the...

    New Brunswick could be lurching toward a new minority government or a new election after all four political parties said that none of their members would be on the ballot to become Speaker of the legislature.

    Father of man dubbed 'Jihadi Jack' says Andrew Scheer is telling 'a blatant lie' about his son

    Father of man dubbed 'Jihadi Jack' says Andrew Scheer is telling 'a blatant lie' about his son


    The parents of a young British-Canadian man accused of being a member of ISIS have written an open letter to members of Parliament challenging what they claim are “lies” about their son being repeated by Conservative Leader Andrew...

    The parents of a young British-Canadian man accused of being a member of ISIS have written an open letter to members of Parliament challenging what they claim are “lies” about their son being repeated by Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer.

    Tens of thousands of Canadians could soon be eligible for a pot pardon, but lawyers warn about limitations

    Tens of thousands of Canadians could soon be eligible for a pot pardon, but lawyers warn about limitations


    The Liberal government's announcement that it will expedite the processing of pardons for people with minor cannabis-related crimes is welcome news to quite literally tens of thousands of Canadians who have been convicted of possession...

    The Liberal government's announcement that it will expedite the processing of pardons for people with minor cannabis-related crimes is welcome news to quite literally tens of thousands of Canadians who have been convicted of possession offences.

    Why making rich Canadians richer may not be the best business strategy: Don Pittis

    Why making rich Canadians richer may not be the best business strategy: Don Pittis


    A call from a Canadian Senate committee to follow the U.S. lead in cutting corporate taxes comes just as the hazards of that policy loom larger south of the...

    A call from a Canadian Senate committee to follow the U.S. lead in cutting corporate taxes comes just as the hazards of that policy loom larger south of the border.