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 2017-01-17 00:20 

CTV News

RCMP say someone did $500K damage to a pipeline in Alberta... +

Mounties are investigating after a pipeline in northwestern Alberta was vandalized, causing more than $500,000 damage....

 2017-01-17 00:20 

National Post

Canada will have to do more for NATO if Trump follows through on threat to withdraw from alliance... +

The head of the foreign affairs committee warns that Canada and its NATO partners need to see how U.S. foreign policy formally takes shape after Trump's inauguration...

 2017-01-17 00:17 

National Post

Liberals tailor upcoming budget to pass through empowered Senate... +

The idea of appointing independent senators worked before the election, but now the Senate has emerged as the only effective check on Liberal power...

 2017-01-17 00:08 

Vancouver Sun

B.C. starts hiring new teachers, with biggest share going to Surrey... +

Metro Vancouver school districts have started hiring about 500 new teachers who should be in classrooms early next month. About half of a $50-million interim deal reached earlier this month b...

 2017-01-17 00:03 

National Post

'They're floating in the water': Australian mother pleads guilty to drowning three of her seven children... +

The trial was expected to hear of her longstanding adulterous affair and her claim that her lover's ex-wife had cast an evil spell, forcing her to kill her children...

 2017-01-17 00:02 

CTV News

Vice chief of defence Mark Norman removed from post... +

Canada's second-highest ranking military officer has been removed from his post without explanation....

 2017-01-16 23:58 

Montreal Gazette

SQ investigating case of two dogs tortured to death in Montrgie... +

The Sret du Qubec is appealing for witnesses to step forward with information that may help their investigation into the apparent torture of two dogs that disappeared from their homes in Sainte-...

 2017-01-16 23:58 

Montreal Gazette

Vernon Adams says he'll fight for job as Alouettes' starting QB... +

The man who completed 2016 as the Alouettes starting quarterback doesnt expect to be in the same position this June when the new season begins. Although Vernon Adams, a rookie at the ...

 2017-01-16 23:52 

Vancouver Sun

Beloved cookbook store, Barbara-Jo's Books To Cooks, to close... +

In the 20 years as ownerof Barbara-Jos Books To Cooks, one day seared in Barbara-jo McIntoshs memory. (The store name takes an uppercase J, in defiance of the lowercase j in her actual name...

 2017-01-16 23:37 

Montreal Gazette

Joey Saputo '100-per-cent' certain Ignacio Piatti will be back with Impact... +

There have been reports out of Argentina that Piatti is looking to leave the Impact and return to his old San Lorenzo club....

 2017-01-16 23:34 

Universe Today

Last Man on the Moon, Gene Cernan, Has Died... +

One of Apollos finest, astronaut Gene Cernan, has left Earth for the last time. Cernan, the last man to walk on the Moon, died Monday, January 16, 2017. Gene Cernan, Apollo astronaut and the last man to walk on the moon, has passed from our sphere, and we...

 2017-01-16 23:27 

Vancouver Sun

Interior Health Authority floats idea of mobile supervised drug-use services... +

KAMLOOPS The Interior Health Authority is moving forward with its application for mobile, supervised drug-use services in Kamloops and Kelowna. The authority announced Friday it will submit ...

 2017-01-16 23:26 

National Post

Suspect accused of killing 39 in Istanbul nightclub massacre reportedly captured in police raid... +

The first image of the alleged attacker shows a bruised, black-haired man in a grey, bloodied shirt being held by his neck...

 2017-01-16 23:26 

National Post

Steelers coach calls next opponent 'a--holes' in speech to team — streamed live on receiver's Facebook... +

Mike Tomlin wants his team to keep a low profile. He said so as Antonio Brown broadcast his speech about the New England Patriots to the world...

 2017-01-16 23:22 

Vancouver Sun

UNICEF Canada CEO speaks in Vancouver about high child poverty, weeks before provincial budget... +

When David Morleyworked overseas with some ofthe worlds most impoverished people,heloved to return home to nice, boring Canada. But the head of UNICEF C...

 2017-01-16 23:14 

Montreal Gazette

Quebec should follow Ottawa's lead on homelessness: group... +

The Quebec government shoulddrawinspiration from the federal government and stop its austerity measures, suggesteda participants at an assembly on the homeless, held in Montreal M...

 2017-01-16 23:03 

CTV News

'Pools of blood:' Calgary triple-murder trial hears from dead boy's mother... +

The mother of a five-year-old boy testified Monday that she found blood everywhere -- but no bodies -- when she arrived at her parents' home to pick up her son after a sleepover....

 2017-01-16 23:00 

Montreal Gazette

Tierney: Local historical society celebrates 55 years of preserving history... +

I finally found the information about my long-serving neighbour, town councillor J. Raynald Crevier, who was on council from 1929 to 1966. It was on the back of a park bench. The little local park ...

 2017-01-16 23:00 

Montreal Gazette

Pincourt plans raised crosswalk, flashing lights near St. Patrick School... +

Pincourt municipal officials have ongoing plans to improve pedestrian safety around St. Patrick School, which has a booming student population because of a recent building expansion. Last month, th...

 2017-01-16 22:59 

Montreal Gazette

Stu Cowan: Impact finally has a stable base to build on... +

Stability is not a word that used to be associated with the Impact, which went through three head coaches in their first three seasons in MLS....

 2017-01-16 22:58 

Vancouver Sun

Seattle Museum Month: A month of Fundays... +

SEATTLE Its the shortest month of the year, making the challenge all the more, well, challenging. That would be visiting all the museums and art galleries participating in the annual cultural bi...

 2017-01-16 22:56 

Vancouver Sun

UBC's Santa Ono announces new China adviser, new executive director... +

The University of B.C.s new president, Santa Ono, announced a new adviser on China and a new executive director for his office Monday. Dr. Weihong Song will be senior adviser to the pr...

 2017-01-16 22:55 

Montreal Gazette

Habs Game report: Wings' rookie goalie overshadows Price in 1-0 Detroit win... +

Carey Price turned in his strongest performance in several weeks but Detroit rookie Jared Coreau was perfect as the Red Wings blanked the Canadiens 1-0 at Joe Louis Arena....

 2017-01-16 22:52 

Vancouver Sun

Convictions for two men upheld after 200 kilograms of cocaine seized... +

The B.C. Court of Appeal has upheld the convictions of two men in connection with a massive, cross-border cocaine conspiracy. A B.C. Supreme Court jury found Christopher Lloyd Mehan and Jeremy Albe...

 2017-01-16 22:49 

CBC

Layoffs begin as Gildan backs away from American Apparel factories... +

American Apparel LLC said it had started to lay off staff on Monday, after Canadian apparel maker Gildan Activewear Inc. withdrew its initial plan to acquire some of the bankrupt U.S. fashion retailer's manufacturing operations. ...

 2017-01-16 22:45 

Montreal Gazette

'Los Tabernacos' shaken by shootings in Mexican club... +

The shooting at the Blue Parrot nightclub in Playa del Carmen formerly owned by a Quebecer may signal an end to the relative sense of calm for tourists and locals alike....

 2017-01-16 22:35 

CTV News

Amanda Todd's mom nears crowdfunding goal to attend Netherlands trial... +

The mother of a B.C. teen who died by suicide after being sexually exploited online is raising money to travel to the Netherlands for the trial of a Dutch citizen who will eventually be extradited to Canada to face charges in connection with her daughters...

 2017-01-16 22:35 

CTV News

Istanbul nightclub attacker who killed 39 caught: reports... +

Turkish media reports say police have caught the alleged gunman who killed 39 people during an attack on a nightclub in Istanbul during New Year's celebrations....

 2017-01-16 22:34 

Montreal Gazette

"Los Tabernacos" shaken by shooting in Mexican club. One Canadian killed.... +

The shooting at the Blue Parrot nightclub in Playa del Carmen formerly owned by a Quebecer may signal an end to the relative sense of calm for tourists and locals alike....

 2017-01-16 22:34 

National Post

NDP presses parliamentary watchdog for speedy investigation into Trudeau's alleged ethics breach... +

The conflict of interest and ethics commissioner is probing the prime minister's use of a private helicopter on a recent vacation the first time a sitting prime minister has been investigated for an ethics breach...

 2017-01-16 22:26 

CBC

RCMP investigate damage to pipeline in northwest Alberta... +

Police say they are investigating significant damage to an oilfield pipeline in the Hythe area in northwest Alberta. ...

 2017-01-16 22:23 

Toronto Star

Former Conservative government stalwart Peter MacKay pops up at city hall ... +

Peter MacKay can add Toronto charity advocate to a résumé that includes stints as a high-profile Conservative cabinet minister and leader of the defunct federal Progressive Conservative party.MacKay, a front-runner to replace Stephen Harper as C...

 2017-01-16 22:21 

Montreal Gazette

Beaconsfield modernizes its logo to reflect community... +

The City of Beaconsfield has a new logo....

 2017-01-16 22:19 

Montreal Gazette

New Vaudreuil-Soulanges MRC headquarters, courthouse building opens... +

The Vaudreuil-Soulanges MRCs new $5.3 million head office, which also houses the regional municipal court, is now open for business. However, the monthly public council meetings and the local deve...

 2017-01-16 22:07 

National Post

Toronto senior who used cane to kill fellow nursing home resident sentenced to life in prison... +

Peter Brooks, 76, was found guilty of second-degree murder in the death of a 72-year-old. He was also charged with the attempted murder of a 91-year-old resident...

 2017-01-16 22:07 

National Post

Japanese fleet caught 'red-handed' hiding a dead whale under a tarp, Sea Shepherd says... +

Images taken by helicopter appear to show a dead minke whale carcass with a harpoon wound on board the Japanese whaling ship Nisshin Maru...

 2017-01-16 22:06 

National Post

Mike Babcock, John Tortorella are runaway favourites for Jack Adams Award — but only one can win... +

Who's more impressive: the coach who has taken a no-name lineup to second-best in the NHL, or the coach who has guided rookies into a playoff spot?...

 2017-01-16 22:06 

National Post

Springsteen cover band booked for inaugural gig in Washington cancels out respect for Bruce... +

With Springsteen having called the president-elect a 'flagrant, toxic narcissist,' the B Street Bands performance hosted by a New Jersey group drew jeers...

 2017-01-16 22:06 

National Post

Archeologists unearth unique pendant possibly linked to Anne Frank at Nazi death camp... +

The pendant belonged to Karoline Cohn a Jewish girl who perished at Sobibora and appears identical to one belonging to Anne Frank...

 2017-01-16 22:06 

National Post

Man, 74, dead after car collides with horse-drawn buggy in Ontario town. The horse was also killed in the crash... +

The three other people in the buggy were taken to hospital and are in stable condition. Police say the 18-year-old driving the car wasn't injured...

 2017-01-16 22:05 

National Post

Saskatchewan woman sentenced to seven years for killing her uncle after alleged sexual assault... +

A Saskatchewan woman has been sentenced to seven years in prison for the fatal stabbing of her 70-year-old great uncle...

 2017-01-16 22:04 

National Post

Sex-harassment suit against RCMP certified as class action, bringing women closer to settlement deal... +

'Based upon the information provided by the RCMP, there may be as many as 20,000 females who qualify as primary class members,' the judge said in her written decision...

 2017-01-16 22:04 

National Post

Memories of 1977: Trudeau and Khan families featured prominently in a previous Canadian political mini-drama... +

The PM's longtime family friendship with the Aga Khan may have begun with his mother during an infamous trip to New York that caused an uproar 40 years ago...

 2017-01-16 22:03 

National Post

Former federal finance minister Joe Oliver loses bid to become Ontario PC candidate... +

Though his victory may have surprised political observers, lawyer Roman Baber suggested it didn't come as a huge shock to himself...

 2017-01-16 22:00 

Montreal Gazette

St-Lazare's annual Snow Fest celebrates the joys of winter... +

Snowshoeing under the stars, dogsled and horse-drawn wagon rides, a bonfire and fireworks are some of the activity on offer at St-Lazares annual Snow Fest at Parc nature les Forestiers-de-St-Lazar...

 2017-01-16 22:00 

Newsfile Corp.

Gunpowder Capital Corp. Purchases Investment Portfolio... +

Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - January 16, 2017) - Gunpowder Capital Corp. (CSE: GPC), (CSE: GPC.PR.A), (FSE: YS6N), (the "Corporation"), announced today that it has purchased additional investment portfolio assets from YCF Capital Inc., ("YCF") a To...

 2017-01-16 21:58 

CBC

Trump threatens 35% border tax on German autos... +

U.S president-elect Donald Trump warned German car companies he would impose a border tax of 35 per cent on vehicles imported to the U.S. market, a plan that drew sharp rebukes from Berlin and hit the automakers' shares. ...

 2017-01-16 21:57 

Toronto Star

Istanbul nightclub gunman who killed 39 caught, say Turkish media ... +

ISTANBUL—A gunman suspected of killing 39 people during a New Year’s attack on an Istanbul nightclub has been caught in a police operation, Turkish media reports said early Tuesday.The suspect was captured in a special operations police raid...

 2017-01-16 21:56 

Montreal Gazette

Over a third of university students, staff victims of sexual violence... +

More than a third of students, workers at universities have been victims of sexual violence, a new study finds....

 2017-01-16 21:51 

Toronto Star

Conservative leadership candidate Kellie Leitch is dead wrong about Toronto: Keenan... +

A few days a week, my wife or I walk the kid who lives next door to us home from the school bus stop, because his mother’s work schedule means she can’t often make it there to meet the bus in time. It’s not a big deal — we ...

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