News: Canada

Burnaby RCMP arrest anti-pipeline demonstrators at Camp Cloud

Thursday  17:31,   16 august 2018
globalnews.ca

The demonstrators have been camped out on Burnaby Mountain for weeks, despite a court order to take down “Camp Cloud” by Sunday night. On Friday, a B.C. Supreme Court judge granted the City of Burnaby an injunction to remove the pipeline protest[...]
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Toronto police apprehend woman in crane cab

Thursday  16:57,   16 august 2018
msn

Toronto police apprehend woman in crane cabSpokeswoman Const. Jenifferjit Sidhu says the woman, who was topless, was brought down safely after about an[...]

RCMP billing dispute roils Parliament's police service

Thursday  16:57,   16 august 2018
cbc.ca

RCMP billing dispute roils Parliament's police service The Parliamentary Protective Service (PPS) is an uneasy amalgamation of an RCMP unit and the two security forces formerly responsible for separately protecting the House of Commons and the[...]

Andrew Scheer Distances Himself From Maxime Bernier's Multiculturalism Tweets

Thursday  15:52,   16 august 2018
huffingtonpost.ca

Andrew Scheer Distances Himself From Maxime Bernier's Multiculturalism TweetsEarlier in the week, Bernier argued Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's support for "more diversity" pushes a "radical multiculturalism" agenda that endangers Canada's[...]

Esther the Wonder Pig found to have cancerous tumour

Thursday  15:15,   16 august 2018
globalnews.ca

The nearly 300-kilogram internet sensation was found to have four mammary tumours, one of which[...]

Barry Sherman cousins say the billionaire owed them a fiduciary duty

Thursday  15:12,   16 august 2018
thestar

Barry Sherman cousins say the billionaire owed them a fiduciary dutyThe tumultuous case of the cousins of the late Barry Sherman and their claim for a stake in the multi-billion-dollar Apotex family fortune has gone to the Ontario Court of[...]

Baby recovering after getting trapped under pickup truck in Surrey B.C.

Thursday  14:58,   16 august 2018
cbc.ca

Baby recovering after getting trapped under pickup truck in Surrey B.C.Satinder Manj lives above child's bedroom and was getting ready for bed around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday, when he felt the impact of the[...]

Sherbrooke, Que. river more than 600 pounds lighter after citizen clean-up

Thursday  14:58,   16 august 2018
cbc.ca

Sherbrooke, Que. river more than 600 pounds lighter after citizen clean-up"I came out with a shopping cart," said[...]

One man dead after shooting in Rexdale

Thursday  14:26,   16 august 2018
cbc.ca

Toronto police continue to investigate after a man was been shot and killed in Rexdale on Wednesday night. Officers were called for a shooting in a plaza near Martin Grove Road and John Garland Boulevard around 11:30[...]

Feds prepping response to any auto tariffs

Thursday  13:32,   16 august 2018
msn

OTTAWA - With threats of devastating U.S. tariffs hanging over the auto sector, Canada's economic development minister says Ottawa is considering every possible way it could respond if the Trump administration follows through on its warning.[...]

Cranbrook woman goes missing while hiking in Kootenays

Thursday  06:37,   16 august 2018
globalnews.ca

A woman from Cranbrook is missing and the search is now in its third day.A search for a missing Cranbrook woman and her dog is now in its third[...]

Constellation makes big bet on Canadian cannabis company

Thursday  06:36,   16 august 2018
msn

Spirits company Constellation Brands announced Wednesday it will significantly boost its investment in Canada's Canopy Growth in a big bet on the growth of cannabis-based products. This Week's Circulars require(["c.deferred"], function [...]

Advocates blast province's freeze on injection sites amid Toronto's spike in overdose deaths

Thursday  06:36,   16 august 2018
cbc.ca

Harm reduction advocates renewed a call for the province to reverse its decision to freeze the expansion overdose prevention sites - a day after Toronto police revealed seven people died from opioid-related overdoses in less than two[...]

Edmonton dentist has to pay $330,000 after patient left with permanent brain damage

Thursday  06:36,   16 august 2018
globalnews.ca

Amber Athwal was four-years-old when she was given anesthesia for a dental procedure in September 2016 with Dr. William Mather. She suffered cardiac arrest and was rushed to hospital. In February, the Alberta Dental Association and College found[...]

Kitten freed from pipe adopted by Kamloops plumber who rescued him

Thursday  06:20,   16 august 2018
globalnews.ca

"We had an instant bond with the rescue."When Midnight the cat found himself trapped inside almost 10 metres of underground pipe at a supply company, a local plumber came to his[...]