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HALIFAX—An election date has not been set, but Nova Scotia’s opposition leaders say their campaigns are in full swing with candidates knocking on doors, holding a rally and raising eyebrows...
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Neckties strapped to trees in Montreal s Parc Émilie Gamelin shine light on plight of missing and murdered indingenous men and boys. Sunday, April 23, 2017. Listen Over 100 ties...
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MONTREAL—French nationals in Montreal expressed mixed reactions on Sunday as preliminary results showed far right leader Marine Le Pen and centrist Emmanuel Macron leading in the first round of France’s presidential...
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MONTREAL—Martin Thibert, mayor of a small Quebec town by the U.S. border, was almost finished painting the interior of his kids’ public school with the help of a group of...
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Fleur O’Connor, a 13 year old student at Armbrae Academy, decided that for her Bat Mitzvah this year she wanted to sponsor a young runner to travel to Halifax and participate in the Bluenose...
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MONTREAL French nationals in Montreal expressed mixed reactions on Sunday as preliminary results showed far right leader Marine Le Pen and centrist Emmanuel Macron leading in the first round French presidential...
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Concerned citizens joined members of the local scientific community to raise awareness of what they describe as attacks on science, along with cuts in funding to scientific research. “We’re here...
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Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre unveiled a new look for the city’s taxis  at a press conference Sunday afternoon. The idea is to give the 4, 500 taxis travelling the city streets a...
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WATERLOO, Ont. – The Ontario city best known for headquartering BlackBerry may soon be known for an entirely different commodity – dog poop. Waterloo will soon be the home of...
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On Saturday, to mark Earth Day, people in almost 500 cities across multiple continents marched in solidarity for the promotion of science. What began as a single rally in Washington,...
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TORONTO Two Canadians are the latest addition to the United State s list of most wanted terrorists that says the men are a threat to American national security and economic...
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The challenges of criminally prosecuting sexual assault cases have some complainants turning to human rights tribunals in an effort to bring about systemic change and seek restitution. The latest case...
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HALIFAX The murder trial of a former Halifax medical student resumes Monday, with his lawyer calling him a model client who has been unusually involved in his defence. William...
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Two people are in hospital following an early morning fire in a three storey residential building on Marsolaisi Avenue in Outremont. Sunday, April 23, 2017. Two people are in hospital...
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RCMP in Strathcona County have turned to the public to help identify the driver of a truck involved in a gas theft that resulted in the station attendant being struck...
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The Labour Code trial stems from the force s handling of the 2014 massacre in Moncton, N.B., and the wife of one victim says it will be extremely difficult for...
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The challenges of criminally prosecuting sexual assault cases have some complainants turning to human rights tribunals in an effort to bring about systemic change and seek restitution. The latest case...
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A wild single vehicle crash involving a tractor trailer forced the closure of the eastbound lanes of the TransCanada Highway through Calgary Sunday morning. Calgary Police said no one was injured in the collision...
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HALIFAX—The stereotype of the “promiscuous party girl” may have factored into the acquittal of a Halifax cab driver accused of sexually assaulting a woman in his car, a review of...
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WATCH Matt DeCourcey, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, tells Vassy Kapelos his government is waiting to see what the U.S. proposes on NAFTA re negotiations before a decision...