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Why Lake Erie has the same rights as 2019-05-20 07:00:37Most Canadians seem unaware of the lake’s newfound legal rights. But it begs the question of whether Ontario farmers bear responsibility for the

‘We were five votes away from a majority:’ 2019-05-17 18:21:37The Liberal premier says his party has heard voters' plea for politicians to 'work together.' Also, he denies his leadership is in jeopardy The pos

Conviction is inevitable for Canadians charged with espionage 2019-05-17 07:00:06Politics Insider for May 17: China's 'unacceptable' espionage charges, Alabama abortion fallout and Scheer's economic plan The post Conviction is

In Newfoundland, a razor-close election that nobody really 2019-05-16 20:34:03A province in dire need of stable government instead gets a minority, and a likely return to the polls in the near future The post In Newfoundland, a

Newfoundland and Labrador election 2019: Live results 2019-05-16 13:45:40Voters in Newfoundland and Labrador cast their ballots Thursday in what pollsters predicted would be a neck-and-neck contest between the incumbent Lib

Think your election choice is tough? Try being 2019-05-15 15:17:24With debt piling up and the economy in shambles, the parties seem unable to distinguish themselves for Thursday's election. No wonder it's too close

Liberals and NDP race to out-green each other 2019-05-15 07:00:32Politics Insider for May 15: An apology for Norman, what Ontario Liberal MPs want, and steel tariff talks resume The post Liberals and NDP race to ou

Hi sports fans, remember me? It’s the Stanley 2019-05-14 16:03:51With no Canadian teams left and light on star power, a cooking show in Canada is drawing bigger numbers than this year's NHL playoffs The post Hi spo

What’s to like about Instagram ditching ‘likes’ in 2019-05-14 11:23:48Social-media 'influencers' have much to lose from the headline-grabbing experiment. But they like it. They really like it. The post What’s to

Jagmeet Singh scrambles to boost his climate cred 2019-05-14 07:00:08Politics Insider for May 14: Singh goes for Green, the provincial carbon fight continues and Canada gets a Trump admin ally The post Jagmeet Singh scr

Barry and Honey Sherman: Court to unseal estate 2019-05-13 15:58:58More clues may surface in the unsolved murders of the billionaire couple when estate documents are unsealed The post Barry and Honey Sherman: Court to

‘How we treat women’ 2019-05-13 13:35:51Worker camps make it possible to build infrastructure in remote locations. Is it worth the human cost? The post ‘How we treat women’ app

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'Price-conscious' pot consumers find backyard planting way cheaper 2019-05-22 04:00:00For the first time, Canadians can legally grow cannabis in their gardens or outdoor planters this spring in every province except Quebec and Manitoba.

Risks vs. rights: Why some experts say it's 2019-05-22 04:00:00As measles cases continue to rise in Canada and the U.S., experts are calling on social media platforms to ban anti-vaccination posts, saying the

Mike Pence is coming to Ottawa — but 2019-05-22 04:00:00U.S. Vice President Mike Pence is coming to Canada next week to meet Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to discuss what the U.S. embassy calls the "s

'An insult': Families of dead soldiers offended at 2019-05-22 04:00:00A number of families who lost loved ones in Afghanistan say they feel betrayed by a decision made by bureaucrats at the Department of National De

Are life-sized murals, MVP chants, free meals (and 2019-05-22 00:17:34The #HeStay movement has been gaining momentum – since day one, Raptors fans have been doing everything they can to keep Kawhi Leonard in the ci

RCMP recover body of Samuel Boucher from water, 2019-05-21 19:26:05The body of Samuel Boucher, one of the three missing travellers in the Northwest Territories, was retrieved from a large area of open water on Mo

Doug Ford met with chorus of boos at 2019-05-21 18:29:01Ontario Premier Doug Ford was met with a chorus of boos and sparse applause as he took the stage at the Collision tech conference on Tuesday &mda

After 6 months of mystery pain, Toronto man 2019-05-21 17:49:00For six long months, John Wright found himself in and out of the emergency room, with confusing, debilitating pain. He was starting to lose hope when

Canada a leader among G20 for plan to 2019-05-21 17:31:35Canada is among the leaders in the world when it comes to phasing out the use of coal for power generation, according to a recent report that shows th

Old Crow, Yukon, declares climate change state of 2019-05-21 17:30:08Officials in the Yukon's most northern community have declared a state of emergency, saying the traditional way of life in Old Crow is under thr

Is access to vegan food a human right? 2019-05-21 15:15:10An Ontario firefighter alleges his human rights were violated when he wasn't provided sufficient vegan food while battling a massive blaze in British

IMF urges Canada not to change policy despite 2019-05-21 14:22:31The International Monetary Fund says household debt in Canada is still too high to pursue policy changes to encourage more activity in housing markets

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37% in Ipsos poll say immigration is a 2019-05-22 05:00:40Several recent polls show that Canadians themselves are increasingly critical of the country's immigration policies.

An exclusive look at the RCMP’s alleged campaign 2019-05-22 05:00:39"The hallmarks are the same in every case," says lawyer Sebastien Anderson, "the end result is the same: people being forced into this medical disc

Meet the Mounties who allege the RCMP used 2019-05-22 05:00:24Five years ago, the RCMP employment requirements were changed to allow dismissals on the basis of disability.

English Montreal School Board votes to move Galileo 2019-05-21 23:02:05The board voted eight to four in favour of the move in order to make room for the overcrowded French system.

Feds expected to announce plans to buy 2 2019-05-21 22:27:37According to the source, the move is intended to address the Canadian Coast Guard's desperate need for new ships as its current fleet is extremely ol

‘This is what we’ve been missing’: TsuuT’ina Nation 2019-05-21 21:51:42TsuuT'ina Council would like to see the 7 Chiefs Sportsplex host the National Aboriginal Hockey Championship down the road.

Western Canadian First Nations groups making progress in 2019-05-21 21:41:55Indigenous groups from across western Canada say they are nearly ready to put forward an offer to buy the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project.&n

Cyclist in hospital after being struck by vehicle 2019-05-21 21:35:51The collision happened at around 5:30 p.m. near the intersection of Jarry Street and Joseph-Guibord Avenue. 

City of Montreal honours businessman, philanthropist Charles Bronfman 2019-05-21 21:05:50"Your family and yourself have contributed so much to Montreal that, today, it is now our turn to say thank you,"  said Mayor Valérie Pl

The show must go on: vandalism doesn’t stop 2019-05-21 21:01:34Tommy Douglas Collegiate’s theatre production has been relocated to Centennial Collegiate after an act of vandalism.

Teens allegedly shoot fireworks at each other, into 2019-05-21 20:33:43Toronto police say shooting fireworks into a moving car is assault with a weapon, and also could have caused a serious crash.

Victim who died in suspected carbon monoxide poisoning 2019-05-21 20:10:57The BC Coroners Service is investigating, but police do not believe the death is suspicious.

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Dewar May 22, 2019 2019-05-22 02:00:08Sue Dewar

WOLSTAT: Green blocks shots like few other shooting 2019-05-22 00:19:43Danny Green has not shot the ball at his usual level in these playoffs, but still managed the best net rating on the Raptors ahead of Tuesday’s

SIMMONS: Raptors step up for Kawhi in enormous 2019-05-22 00:11:14There will be at least one more game in Toronto — maybe more — for the remarkable Kawhi Leonard as a Raptor. And no one is ready for any o

STINSON: Kawhi gets a little help from his 2019-05-22 00:10:37The Toronto Raptors saved their season on Sunday night. On Tuesday night, they saved it again, and in the most unlikely way imaginable. With Kawhi Leo

Raptors coach explains why Serge Ibaka’s minutes were 2019-05-22 00:00:43For a guy who has stood out rather obviously in just about every playoff win on this run, Serge Ibaka was awfully quiet in the Raptors’ Game 3 w

Raptors’ bench comes up big in Game 4 2019-05-21 23:59:58Remember Toronto’s bench? Yeah, that group that was celebrated, even had their own nickname? Well, it has been a while since anyone did much cel

Stroman finally gets some run support as Blue 2019-05-21 23:22:29Ah, run support. It’s a fickle thing. One game, you have it, then the next 10 you don’t. Welcome to Marcus Stroman’s world. Through

Powerless Marlies fall to Checkers in Game 3, 2019-05-21 23:16:18Chris Mueller and the Toronto Marlies, finally, are staring some post-season adversity in the face. The Marlies, after winning their first eight games

Willy’s worlds leave Leafs fans wondering 2019-05-21 22:24:05William Nylander is playing his most engaged hockey of the season, though it will leave part of Leafs Nation enraged. After a two-month contract dispu

Blue Jays GM Atkins on sitting Vladdy: ‘It’s 2019-05-21 22:22:29It wasn’t me. It’s on the manager. We’ll do better next time, maybe. Those were the takeaways from Blue Jays general manager Ross At

LILLEY: Trudeau’s gun ban idea misses the mark 2019-05-21 20:02:44Are the Trudeau Liberals ready to spend more than $100 million to seize the guns of law abiding gun owners? Certainly sounds like it. This past weeken

Toronto plays host to fast-growing world tech conference 2019-05-21 19:59:26A high-profile technology conference is expected to bring 25,000 people from around the world to Toronto. Taking place in Toronto for the first time,