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 2018-02-21 17:09 

CBC

New TPP could hurt NAFTA talks because of impact on U.S.: auto sector...

The most recent analysis of the recently rebooted Trans-Pacific Partnership predicts lower U.S. imports into Canada....

 2018-02-21 16:53 

National Post

Severe flooding due to ice jam prompts state of emergency in Brantford, Ont....

The city says residents in riverside neighbourhoods Holmedale, Old West Brant and Eagle Place should immediately evacuate to the north...

 2018-02-21 16:52 

National Post

Barbara Kay: Collapse of basic fact-checking helps feed the fake-news narrative...

Even in relatively well-heeled publications, one can see a marked indifference to fact-checking or significant omissions of fact...

 2018-02-21 16:51 

National Post

Independent review of Nova Scotia forestry given two-month extension...

HALIFAX — The independent review of Nova Scotia's forestry practices has been extended by two months. Announced Aug. 30, the review headed by University of King's College president Bill Lahey was originally due next Wednesday, but is now exp...

 2018-02-21 16:50 

Global News

Justin Trudeau weighs in on Quebec legislature kirpan ban, Air India bomber posters...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau weighed in from India on Wednesday on a ruling earlier this week upholding a controversial ban on Sikh ceremonial daggers from being brought into Quebec's National Assembly....

 2018-02-21 16:50 

National Post

'Pussy Hut' in Toronto pays tribute to women's movement symbol with massive tuque...

TORONTO — A massive pink tuque has taken over a stretch of a Toronto beach a year after thousands of protesters donned bright pink hats to protest gender inequality. Dubbed the "Pussy Hut," the warm-and-fuzzy attraction is inspired by the co...

 2018-02-21 16:47 

National Post

Stowaway pleads not guilty after Chicago to London flight...

CHICAGO — An Illinois woman with a history of getting past airport security and sneaking onto planes has pleaded not guilty in a Chicago case. Marilyn Hartman is accused of flying ticketless from Chicago to London last month. She pleaded not guilty ...

 2018-02-21 16:45 

Globe and Mail

At midday: Gold producers lead TSX higher as markets brace for Fed minutes...

Gains in tech stocks, Amazon drive Wall St higher...

 2018-02-21 16:44 

National Post

N.S. teachers union executive meets to discuss strike vote, possible action...

HALIFAX — The executive of the Nova Scotia Teachers Union is meeting behind closed doors today to consider the results of a strike vote. Several reporters who were gathered outside the union's headquarters were politely told they had to wait out...

 2018-02-21 16:43 

Globe and Mail

TD Bank's U.S. online platforms dealing with outages after upgrade...

Several of the Canadian lender's U.S. clients have taken to Twitter to complain about problems accessing their accounts online or on the mobile app...

 2018-02-21 16:42 

National Post

Ashton Kutcher hallucinated and didn't eat for a week after splitting from Demi Moore...

Kutcher and Moore married in 2005, separated in 2011 and officially divorced in 2013 amid cheating rumours...

 2018-02-21 16:42 

Global News

N.B. teen who inspired #BeccaToldMeTo acts of kindness laid to rest...

Rebecca Schofield died of brain cancer in Moncton on Saturday evening at the age of 18....

 2018-02-21 16:42 

National Post

Simmons: This ragtag Canadian men's hockey team jelled at just the right time...

Eric O'Dell represents the growth of this roster into a team capable of playing for the gold medal...

 2018-02-21 16:41 

CTV News

Maple Leaf Foods reports $59.1M Q4 profit, raises quarterly dividend...

Maple Leaf Foods Inc. is embarking on its...

 2018-02-21 16:41 

Global News

Redevelopment of Hamilton's core continues with another Gore Park project...

Another key element in the redevelopment of Hamilton's core is coming with the purchase of at least one more historic and long vacant building near Gore Park....

 2018-02-21 16:40 

Global News

Ice jams force closure of roads in Port Hope...

Ice jams on the Ganaraska River forced the closure of roads in downtown Port Hope early Wednesday....

 2018-02-21 16:37 

CTV News

European space probe prepares to sniff Martian atmosphere...

A European space probe has swung into position around Mars in preparation to analyze its atmosphere for possible signs of life....

 2018-02-21 16:36 

Montreal Gazette

Could Jean-Franois Lise's new pre-election remake cinch 4 new ridings?...

'I need glasses to read. If I wear them more often and it produces four ridings, why not?'...

 2018-02-21 16:34 

Globe and Mail

Vox cuts 50 employees as Facebook's News Feed changes rattle media...

For publishers, Facebook's tweaks to its algorithm mean a smaller audience from the world's biggest social network to sell to advertisers...

 2018-02-21 16:31 

Global News

Jennifer Watts chosen as new CEO of immigrant organization ISANS...

Jennifer Watts served as councillor for two terms in north end Halifax and opted not to run in the 2016 municipal elections....

 2018-02-21 16:31 

Globe and Mail

My RRSP portfolio has struggled recently. It's time to adjust...

Despite its slip, the model account continues to exceed expectations...

 2018-02-21 16:29 

Global News

Jewish group calls on U.S. to cut ties with Poland over new Holocaust law...

The Polish law allows for prison terms of up to three years for blaming Poles for crimes committed by Nazis who occupied Poland during World War II....

 2018-02-21 16:29 

Global News

Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir inspiring Canadians to try ice dancing, say coaches...

Virtue and Moir have become the faces of ice dance, and aspiring skaters say they want to be just like the famous pair....

 2018-02-21 16:27 

CTV News

New TPP could hurt NAFTA talks because of impact on U.S.: auto sector...

American imports into Canada could fall by $3.3 billion under the recently rebooted Trans-Pacific Partnership, the federal government has concluded, sparking fears the new pact could hurt the ongoing NAFTA renegotiation....

 2018-02-21 16:26 

Global News

BUSINESS REPORT: Canada's stock market is the 2nd worst performer in the world, next to Venezuela...

Canada's stock market is being outperformed by more than 100 countries, and is the worst performing market next to Venezuela....

 2018-02-21 16:24 

Montreal Gazette

Meanwhile in Montreal: 'Soup group' cooks up hot meals for homeless...

Marie Anne McNally doesn't consider herself a master chef, but the smell of her tomato soup is enough to draw a crowd inside one of Montreal's busiest homeless shelters.Every second Wed......

 2018-02-21 16:24 

Global News

Lauren Cohan, Maggie on 'The Walking Dead,' signs with another show...

Rumours are swirling that Lauren Cohan's Maggie character is the next to leave 'The Walking Dead.'...

 2018-02-21 16:24 

CTV News

Songwriter Diane Warren wants an Oscar already...

Songwriter Diane Warren is overdue for an Oscar, and she has no reservations about admitting it....

 2018-02-21 16:22 

National Post

George and Amal Clooney donate $500,000 to gun control march; Oprah, Spielberg match donation...

'Our family will be there on March 24 to stand side by side with this incredible generation of young people'...

 2018-02-21 16:22 

Globe and Mail

Brantford, Ont., declares state of emergency due to flooding...

Conservation officials say Grand River levels have been rising since an ice jam released and sent a surge of water downstream...

 2018-02-21 16:20 

CTV News

Flooding due to ice jam prompts state of emergency in Brantford, Ont....

The City of Brantford has declared a state of emergency and called for an immediate evacuation after heavy rain and unseasonable warmth triggered severe flooding for areas near the Grand River in southwestern Ontario, which runs through the city....

 2018-02-21 16:15 

Global News

Correctional officers walk off the job Central East Correctional Centre in Lindsay...

Guards at the Central East Correctional Centre in Lindsay are refusing to work due to safety concerns at the facility....

 2018-02-21 16:14 

CBC

Quebec pension fund manager Caisse earns over 9% return in 2017...

Quebec's Caisse de depot pension fund manager says it earned a 9.3 per cent return in 2017, ending a three-year streak of decreasing returns....

 2018-02-21 16:10 

National Post

Money an issue as many businesses don't give caregiver leave...

NEW YORK — Within three months, one of MacLaren Cummings' staffers passed away from cancer and then both his own mother and the mother of an employee were diagnosed with breast cancer. Although he was the CEO, Cummings says, "the last thing ...

 2018-02-21 16:07 

National Post

Murphy reverses Christie, approves $7.5M for women's health...

TRENTON, N.J. — New Jersey's new Democratic governor signed legislation Wednesday setting aside about $7.5 million for family-planning and women's health. It's the first bill that Gov. Phil Murphy has signed into law since succeeding Rep...

 2018-02-21 16:06 

Montreal Gazette

Caisse de dpt earned $24.6 billion in 2017...

This is its strongest annualized return since 2014, when it generated an annual return of 12% or $23.8 billion....

 2018-02-21 16:06 

National Post

Flooding due to ice jam prompts state of emergency in Brantford, Ont....

BRANTFORD, Ont. — A city in southwestern Ontario has declared a state of emergency due to flooding. The Grand River runs through the city of Brantford, Ont., and conservation officials say levels have been rising after an ice jam released and sent a...

 2018-02-21 16:05 

Montreal Gazette

Rob Zombie, Avenged Sevenfold, Marilyn Manson headline Heavy Montral's 2018 return...

Heavy Montral is back after a one-year break with headliners Rob Zombie, Avenged Sevenfold and Marilyn Manson.Promoter Evenko put the festival on hiatus in 2017 as the city celebrated its 3......

 2018-02-21 16:05 

National Post

Hiring a stripper for a funeral? In China, it could cost you...

The government set up a special hotline for people to report the practice of hiring funeral strippers...

 2018-02-21 16:04 

National Post

Father Raymond J. de Souza: What side will Moscow take in the simmering Israel-Iran war?...

Russia is now the governing military power in Syria. Can Putin stay aloof as hostilities between the Israelis and Tehran heat up?...

 2018-02-21 16:04 

National Post

Rachel Homan's elimination may break Canadian hearts, but it's good for curling...

Ted Wyman: Canada winning all the time is boring for everyone who lives elsewhere, and it does nothing to grow the game internationally...

 2018-02-21 16:03 

Global News

Expect longer border waits after marijuana legalization, CBSA report warns...

Border delays will be particularly bad during summer months as visitors arrive for outdoor festivals, concerts and 4/20 cannabis events, the report said...

 2018-02-21 16:02 

Global News

Bill Kelly: Ontario Liberals' track record is their worst enemy...

Bill Kelly says that before Kathleen Wynne's Liberals feel too smug about their re-election prospects, polls suggest Ontarians would rather vote for the leaderless Tories....

 2018-02-21 16:02 

Global News

Ashton Kutcher reveals he didn't eat for a week following divorce from Demi Moore...
 2018-02-21 16:02 

CBC

22 killed in Peru as bus veers off highway and hurtles down cliff...

At least 22 people are dead in Peru after a bus hurtled approximately 100 metres into a ravine in the mountainous south in the country's second major bus crash this year....

 2018-02-21 16:00 

Globe and Mail

Global equities power Caisse to 9.3% return despite 'unusual' environment...

Canada's second-largest pension fund manager tallied net investment income of $24.6-billion for 2017, a 34-per-cent increase from a year earlier...

 2018-02-21 15:59 

CTV News

Celebration honours New Brunswick teen who inspired kindness movement...

People are gathering in New Brunswick today to celebrate the life of a teenager who turned a terminal prognosis into an online movement that inspired acts of kindness around the globe....

 2018-02-21 15:59 

Montreal Gazette

Safety, mobility concerns as consultations begin on Montreal's seniors' policy...

'In the winter, it is hard for us older folks because we don't have our balance anymore,' one woman said...

 2018-02-21 15:51 

National Post

Mexican network fires producer after actress' allegation...

MEXICO CITY — Mexico's largest television network said Wednesday it has severed ties with independent producer Gustavo Loza after actress Karla Souza said she was raped early in her career by a producer she did not name. Loza denied that Souza&#...

 2018-02-21 15:50 

National Post

A man claimed his wife had been lost at sea. He is accused of killing her...

It was supposed to be a honeymoon trip for the newlyweds, sailing in Bahamian waters. But Isabella Hellmann hasn't been seen since May 2017...

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