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Amber Alerts work. So why are people complaining 2019-02-15 17:24:18The system could probably be refined and tweaked, say experts, but with a child's life at stake, police aren't apologizing for waking people up The

Ontario’s forecast: MacLeody with a chance of half-apologies 2019-02-15 17:12:18Tabatha Southey: Lisa MacLeod and Doug Ford are are in the running for most offensive take on children with autism. Call it a draw? The post Ontario&r

You are horrible people 2019-02-15 13:04:34Scott Gilmore: This is the point all the whiners need to understand after Thursday's Amber Alert—if you want to live in a province that protect

A First Nation’s epic wait for clean water 2019-02-14 17:35:19Ending Neskantaga's 25-year boil water advisory next month was supposed to be a symbolic achievement for Ottawa. Instead, it's shaping up to be a sy

SNC-Lavalin’s demise would not be the calamity its 2019-02-14 16:00:38Jen Gerson: Its contracts wouldn't disappear. Its valued employees would still be valued. And the work just might go to companies that haven't been

Shall we call it #LavScam then? 2019-02-14 07:00:54Politics Insider for February 14: Liberals on Justice Committee agree to limited SNC hearings, Trudeau's 'enormous miscalculation' and here's who

Was Ottawa’s forced relocation of the Ahiarmiut people 2019-02-14 06:30:41Decades after the federal government uprooted a group of Inuit, the Liberals apologized and agreed to a settlement. The Ahiarmiut will forgive—b

After Wilson-Raybould resignation, Trudeau says ‘She never came 2019-02-13 07:00:07Politics Insider for February 13: Wilson-Raybould quits cabinet as Trudeau expresses 'surprise and disappointment', a look at what she didn't say i

Nine subtle (and not-so) signals in Jody Wilson-Raybould’s 2019-02-12 14:54:52Anne Kingston: The letter from the former cabinet minister is a masterclass in how to communicate volumes between the lines The post Nine subtle (and

Justin Trudeau speaks on Jody Wilson-Raybould’s resignation: Live 2019-02-12 14:10:15Trudeau will speak publicly in the wake of Wilson-Raybould's resignation as veterans affairs minister. Watch it here at 6 ET. The post Justin Trudeau

Canada’s top prosecutor insists her office is independent 2019-02-12 12:34:12Kathleen Roussel: 'I am confident that our prosecutors ... exercise their discretion independently and free from any political or partisan considerat

Jody Wilson-Raybould resigns from cabinet 2019-02-12 11:56:27In a letter published on her website, Wilson-Raybould does not say exactly why she's quitting The post Jody Wilson-Raybould resigns from cabinet appe

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Wilson-Raybould waited more than 2 hours for permission New! 2019-02-20 12:30:00Jody Wilson-Raybould spent more than two hours waiting outside the cabinet room on Tuesday while her former colleagues hotly debated her request to ad

Trudeau says no public inquiry into SNC-Lavalin affair New! 2019-02-20 11:55:11Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says a public inquiry isn't necessary now to get to the bottom of the SNC-Lavalin affair.

U.S.-based Devon Energy to sell oilsands assets and New! 2019-02-20 11:25:08Devon Energy will sell its facilities in Alberta before the end of the year after operating in the oilsands for more than a decade.

CRTC report confirms some Canadian telecom companies use New! 2019-02-20 11:15:00The CRTC says an inquiry has confirmed allegations Canada's telecommunications industry used unacceptable sales practices that misled consumers and h

Woman finds families of soldiers connected to 102-year-old New! 2019-02-20 07:00:29A Steinbach, Man., business owner has located the family of two soldiers connected to a 102-year-old letter found in a pile of papers.

'Practice and repetition': Thunder Bay gamer earns real New! 2019-02-20 07:00:00The ice may be virtual, but Justin "Regs" Reguly's competitive gaming success is anything but.

'Steady as she goes': B.C. budget has little New! 2019-02-20 05:00:00After the breakneck speed of announcements over their first 18 months in power, the NDP presented a budget that shows them settling into their role &m

'Very concerning': Senate watchdog hasn't finished an ethics New! 2019-02-20 04:00:00The Senate Ethics Officer didn't publish a single inquiry report last year, prompting some senators to wonder exactly what the office (which has a $1

The SNC-Lavalin scandal so far: plenty of drama, New! 2019-02-20 04:00:00Few weeks in federal politics get off to a more theatrical start than this one did - thanks to Jody Wilson-Raybould dropping in on a cabinet meeting a

Why Rachel Notley's crude-by-rail plan is risky and New! 2019-02-20 04:00:00The Alberta government has once again intervened in the energy sector, signing contracts to spend $3.7 billion to ship more oil out of the province by

Insta-worthy destinations: How businesses are creating experiences for New! 2019-02-20 04:00:00A growing number of companies are building their business models around the selfie, attracting people with destinations that beg visitors to take out

Woman 'really devastated' after shelling out $5K for New! 2019-02-20 04:00:00'A number of consumers' from the Toronto area say they paid thousands of dollars to a woman claiming to be a travel agent for international trips th

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OPP reporting fewer road deaths in 2018 New! 2019-02-20 14:09:14There were 333 people killed on OPP-patrolled roads in 2018 — that's 10 fewer people than the year prior.

10 fatal crashes involving transport trucks in eastern New! 2019-02-20 14:08:03The OPP have recently released statistics about highway collisions in Ontario. Of these, 55 of the cases were fatal and 10 of those deaths occurred on

Building in Kelowna evacuated, police block off section New! 2019-02-20 13:58:09No word yet on why area in downtown core is blocked off.

Georges St-Pierre expected to announce retirement New! 2019-02-20 13:57:24Georges St-Pierre, a two-division UFC champion who put mixed martial arts on the map in Canada, is retiring.

Ford suspends Ontario PC caucus member ‘indefinitely’ due New! 2019-02-20 13:35:37"Hillier has been suspended indefinitely following his disrespectful comments to parents of children with autism," a statement said on Wednesday.

Massive snowman turns heads in Pierrefonds New! 2019-02-20 13:34:06An annual tradition has blown up into a giant snowman in Pierrefonds, as a resident used last week's storm to build a mammoth creation on his front y

West Island speed skating club gets boost in New! 2019-02-20 13:28:36There has been a boost in membership for the Dollard-des-Ormeaux speed skating club since Global News first visited them in November.

Over 400 charges laid during Hamilton police traffic New! 2019-02-20 13:23:23During the traffic blitz, from Feb. 16 to 18, police say a total of 427 speeding tickets and four distracted-driving tickets were issued.

Despite trash complaints, Canada will continue with global New! 2019-02-20 13:19:29Liberal MP Jody Wilson-Raybould says she still cannot publicly explain her decision to leave Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's cabinet but is looking f

United We Roll convoy organizer denies allegations he New! 2019-02-20 13:06:18Supporters of the United We Roll convoy have called the disbursement and handling of the crowdfunding account into question.

Toronto busker reunites with missing bassoon weeks later 2019-02-19 20:16:49The TTC said a transit agency staff member saw a GoFundMe page and recalled the large instrument being dropped off at the lost and found.

‘Very, very black and white’: Country music star 2019-02-19 19:24:44Canadian country music hall-of-famer Paul Brandt is using his celebrity status to shine a light on human trafficking.

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Images released of Tuesday double-shooting suspect New! 2019-02-20 14:14:48Security camera images have been released of a man believed connected to Tuesday morning’s double-shooting. Just after 9 a.m., emergency crews w

Ford boots own MPP over autism debate heckles New! 2019-02-20 13:59:27MPP Randy Hillier has been suspended from the Ontario Progressive Conservative caucus over comments he made to parents of children with autism, Premie

FUREY: The SNC-Lavalin affair a small, but real New! 2019-02-20 13:51:45Ten seconds. That’s probably about how long Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s potentially offending remarks in his conversation with Jody Wi

Foreigner’s Lou Gramm talks new musical, retirement, brain New! 2019-02-20 13:49:46The tremendous rock voice behind the 1982 Foreigner hit Jukebox Hero — singer Lou Gramm — will be in the audience Thursday night when the

Something new from Nespresso New! 2019-02-20 13:29:47A coffee lover will tell you that you can’t have enough gadgets and gizmos that pay homage to your favourite brew. Just recently Nespresso revea

BRIDES OF ISIS: ‘It’s impossible to muster sympathy’ New! 2019-02-20 12:50:41A teenage British ISIS bride — who just gave birth — has been stripped of her UK citizenship. As Canada and the rest of the West wrestles

THE WAY SHE WAS: Riya loved dancing to New! 2019-02-20 12:39:39WATCH ABOVE Riya Rajkumar was an 11-year-old dreamer, dancer and singer who is remembered as somebody who “always saw the good in every sit

EISEN: Ford government should heed lessons of recent New! 2019-02-20 12:32:59In last week’s fiscal update, Ontario Finance Minister Vic Fedeli had a little bit of good news. Ontario’s budget deficit for this year is

Barrie teen faces first-degree murder charge New! 2019-02-20 12:09:54BARRIE, Ont. — A 14-year-old boy is facing a first-degree murder charge in the death of a teen with whom he shared a home, police in central Ont

Intensely in love with Earl Grey Intense New! 2019-02-20 12:01:58Now available from Kusmi Tea, is a bolder, more vibrant Earl Grey tea – a blend of black tea leaves and bergamot (a fragrant citrus fruit that m

Feb. 20, 2019 2019-02-20 02:00:26Sue Dewar

Letters to the Editor, Feb. 20 2019-02-20 00:30:58WHO IS RUNNING OUR COUNTRY Saw a picture of Trudeau and Butts sitting on the steps somewhere on a university campus. They both looked like revolutiona