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Who pays to protect free speech on campus 2020-02-21 10:58:52A decision in January by the Alberta Court of Appeal could put the onus on universities to cover the costs of facilitating free speech The post Who pa

A ‘final attempt’ to save Confederation 2020-02-21 06:30:34Politics Insider for Feb. 21: The RCMP offers to leave Wet'suwet'en territory, Tory MPs publish the Buffalo Declaration and Chrystia Freeland applau

Scott Moe, man of action, convenes a conference 2020-02-20 06:30:29Politics Insider for Feb. 20: The premiers want a chat with the Prime Minister, corporate America turns against capitalism and the Tories flirt with n

These protesters know more about Indigenous issues than 2020-02-19 15:31:28At an overnight street demonstration in support of Wet'suwet'en hereditary chiefs, Rachel Jansen finds the 'ignorance' knock doesn't stand up to

Can Jody Wilson-Raybould carry an olive branch? 2020-02-19 06:30:35Politics Insider for Feb. 19: An 'extraordinary' day in Parliament, NAFTA faces a final hurdle and the Royals have their own Martha's Vineyard The

Pickering’s plan for nuclear fallout 2020-02-18 18:15:53An emergency alert indicating a problem at Pickering's nuclear plant was a false alarm, but a big wake up call to many in its vicinity. What would ha

Justin Trudeau’s speech in response to anti-pipeline blockades: 2020-02-18 14:34:42'Do we want to become a country of irreconcilable differences?...Where politicians are ordering police to arrest people. A country where people think

The ‘iron road’ that brought ruin and death 2020-02-17 09:32:06Stephen Maher: As tempers flare over rail protests and talk of the rule of law, consider the history of the CPR The post The ‘iron road’ t

Anne Kingston: Her beat was life 2020-02-14 11:27:59'Everything connects,' her Twitter bio begins, and in Anne’s work, it did. She was the model for what a writer could be. The post Anne Kingst

John Baird chooses door #2: ‘A rewarding career 2020-02-14 06:30:56Politics Insider for Feb. 14: The latest will-he-or-won't-he drama (he won't), railways shut down across Canada and the PM heads to Germany The post

The unbelievable things coming out of Jason Kenney’s 2020-02-13 14:48:16Jen Gerson: Nothing demonstrates the parochialism and myopia of the people running Alberta Inc. more than their support for the Canadian Energy Centre

The politics of blockades and a brand new 2020-02-13 06:30:06Politics Insider for Feb. 13: Tories get loud about persistent blockades, Trudeau wins at least one Security Council vote and the CPC race gets a new

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Trudeau says tire fire on CN Rail line 2020-02-26 17:44:58Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Wednesday the continuing protests near CN Rail tracks close to the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory are a worry and the

B.C. fisherman charged after throwing explosive into crowd 2020-02-26 16:47:27A commercial fisherman from B.C. has been charged for throwing an explosive device toward a group of sea lions in the Strait

Kahnawake Peacekeepers call 'irresponsible' Quebec premier's claim that Mohawks 2020-02-26 15:37:39Premier François Legault says the presence of assault weapons is the reason provincial police have not yet dismantled a rail barricade in the M

Freight trains moving through burning tire protest near 2020-02-26 13:04:00Protesters who've set up another camp near the site of Monday's police raid are setting tires on fire around the tracks as freight trains move throu

Boushie family, disappointed by lack of federal follow-up, 2020-02-26 12:55:41Members of parliament were invited to a screening of nîpawistamâsowin: We Will Stand Up, a documentary about Colten Boushie, in Ottawa on

As blockades continue, Kenney tells First Nations they 2020-02-26 10:42:59As blockades continue to pop up across Canada, disrupting rail and road traffic in protest of the Coastal GasLink pipeline through Wet'suwet'en 

Seagull fights eagle while entangled in a plastic 2020-02-26 09:32:12Michael Winsor saw first-hand one effect of plastic pollution while taking pictures of birds at Quidi Vidi Lake.

Essex, Ont. mayor charged with violating Elections Act 2020-02-26 08:48:52Essex Mayor Larry Snively has been charged by Ontario Provincial Police for 'procuring' ineligible voters to cast ballots during the town's 2018 mu

OPP end search for body of 9-year-old who 2020-02-26 08:22:10Periodic aerial and shoreline searches will continue in the future, but OPP have ended the search for the boy who they believe drowned in Lake Erie ne

Alberta government to add tourism levy to short-term 2020-02-26 08:00:00The Alberta government plans to introduce details about extending its tourism levy to short-term rentals such as Airbnb and VRBO. A government spokesp

5th COVID-19 case in Ontario, a woman who 2020-02-26 07:21:02A fifth case of COVID-19 has been reported in Ontario, provincial health officials said Wednesday.

Nova Scotia class action against charity Gospel for 2020-02-26 06:12:01A class-action lawsuit filed in Halifax on Tuesday alleges the Christian charity Gospel for Asia misused donor funds in excess of $100 million. Simila

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Husky Energy reports $2.3B fourth quarter loss New! 2020-02-27 08:41:11Husky says non-cash asset impairments and other charges totalled $2.3 billion after tax in its most recent quarter primarily related to its upstream a

Lucy Hale talks ‘Katy Keene,’ the upcoming musical New! 2020-02-27 08:30:02Fans of 'Riverdale' can expect to see more character cameos on 'Katy Keene,' a new TV series starring Hale about a 20-something trying to make it

‘Support them or lose them’: Chinatowns across Canada New! 2020-02-27 08:28:59"People are not coming out very much,'' one Calgary restaurant owner said. "It was the slowest Family Day I've seen.

New Horizon Mall will be 50% leased with New! 2020-02-27 08:28:03The New Horizon Mall just north of Calgary says it will finally exceed 50 per cent retail tenant occupation nearly two years after opening thanks to t

Going on vacation amid the coronavirus outbreak? Here’s New! 2020-02-27 08:15:00With March break around the corner, the risk of catching the new coronavirus is likely to cross the minds of many Canadian travellers.

Suffer from gas or bloating? How to reset New! 2020-02-27 08:00:31If you're experiencing issues with your digestive system, there are ways to help it hum along more efficiently, says a wellness expert.

How Global News is covering Alberta budget 2020 New! 2020-02-27 07:00:34The Alberta budget will table its 2020 provincial budget on Thursday afternoon.

Fire breaks out at Canadian Tire in Brampton New! 2020-02-27 06:41:55Emergency crews were called to McLaughlin Road North and Bovaird Drive West in Brampton for reports of a fire at a Canadian Tire shortly before 4:30 a

Some schools in suburban Montreal closed due to New! 2020-02-27 06:25:19While the island of Montreal is not expected to get a significant amount of snowfall, far more snow is expected to fall to the north of the island.&nb

Ontario government set to release report on nuclear New! 2020-02-27 06:08:23Ontario is set to release a report today on what led to a false alarm being issued about a nuclear incident in Pickering last month and the response t

Canada needs new policies to end ‘snow washing,’ New! 2020-02-26 23:41:10A coalition of tax fairness groups told British Columbia's money laundering inquiry Wednesday that hiding ill-gotten cash behind shell companies is s

UBC researchers protecting Okanagan wine grapes from wildfire New! 2020-02-26 23:05:46A team of researchers at UBC Okanagan believe a common agricultural spray may do the trick in preventing smoky flavour in wine.

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Alberta trucking company fined $175,000 for fuel spill New! 2020-02-26 18:10:24An Alberta trucking company has been fined $175,000 for their role in a 2013 jet fuel spill in B.C.’s Slocan Valley. On July 26, 2013, a tr

Canada must expose hidden company owners, money laundering 2020-02-26 18:03:18A coalition of tax fairness groups told B.C.'s money laundering inquiry Wednesday that hiding ill-gotten cash behind shell companies is so widespread

Oppal says new Surrey police force would be 2020-02-26 17:58:58As for how quickly a municipal force can be in place, he cautioned the city is "looking at a good two years"

Major-crime unit searching for missing New Westminster woman 2020-02-26 17:52:47Nirla Sharma, 44, hasn't been seen since Sunday night

Protesters block highway leading to Victoria airport, ferry 2020-02-26 17:49:11The protest is taking place at the intersection of Patricia Bay Highway and Mount Newton Cross Road.

B.C. residents in Wet'suwet'en territory have right to 2020-02-26 17:43:16The hereditary chiefs of the Wet’suwet’en Nation at the heart of ongoing countrywide rail and road disruptions have said they will not end

Father-daughter duo makes Monster Jam a family affair 2020-02-26 17:31:34Darren and Kaylyn Migues are a rare father-daughter duo on the Monster Jam circuit.

Vancouver police seek help finding float-plane thief 2020-02-26 16:27:47Investigators have released surveillance photos of a man sought for stealing a float plane and crashing it in to two other float planes in the Vancouv

Two victims in fatal crash near Kamloops identified, 2020-02-26 16:27:16Mike Cochlin and sons Liam and Quinn were travelling northbound on Highway 5A when their vehicle left the road and plunged down an embankment. Mike an

Riverdale's Lili Reinhart adopts puppy from Langley shelter 2020-02-26 16:23:36Actress Lili Reinhart, who stars as Betty Cooper on the locally filmed Riverdale, has adopted a new pup from a Langley-based shelter.

Vancouver real estate agent makes surprise guilty plea 2020-02-25 22:52:38Tejwant Danjou startled his own lawyers when he admitted at the outset of what was to have been a three-week trial that he killed Rama Gauravarapu in

UBC research helps fuel potential COVID-19 treatment 2020-02-25 22:41:53If the treatment proves effective at reducing viral load and fever in patients with severe COVID-19 infections, it is likely to be evaluated in a new,