Prime Minister Trudeau To Attend Provincial By Election Rally In Whitby, Ont.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is set to appear at a rally in Whitby, Ont., this evening in support of a Liberal candidate in an provincial byelection.  It's unusual

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Jian Ghomeshi trial: Lucy DeCoutere emailed accused after alleged assault that she wanted to have s3x with him

Lucy DeCoutere emailed Jian Ghomeshi hours after an alleged assault saying she wanted to have sex with him, and sent him a handwritten letter days

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Julian Assange claims 'vindication' after UN report Video

LONDON -- A United Nations human rights panel has sided with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in his long-running battle with Swedish and British authorities, saying

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BlackBerry lays off employees in Waterloo, Ont., and Sunrise, Florida

BlackBerry is laying off an unspecified "small number" of employees in Waterloo, Ont., where the company is headquartered and in Sunrise, Florida. The company has

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Canada keeping 'eyes open' while lifting some of its economic sanctions against Iran

The Canadian government is lifting some of its economic sanctions against Iran, as it moves to re-engage with the foreign nation.Stephane Dion, Canada's minister of

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Kayla Bourque, convicted animal killer granted unsupervised outings

A Vancouver woman convicted of abusing and killing family pets has been granted unescorted outings into the community.Kayla Bourque, 26, will be allowed two-hour excursions

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RCMP request thousands of DNA samples in Manitoba murder case

RCMP are asking men in a remote Manitoba First Nation to provide police with DNA samples in an effort to solve the murder of an

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Winnipeg man now facing manslaughter charges after woman pushed out of moving vehicle

A Winnipeg man who was arrested after allegedly pushing a woman out of a moving vehicle in August 2014 is now facing two additional charges,

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Jian Ghomeshi trial: Lucy DeCoutere sent letter and emails to accused after alleged assault

Complainant Lucy DeCoutere sent Jian Ghomeshi a love letter and a sexual email just days after a date where she alleges he slapped and choked

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Cameron Conrad, terminally ill man returns home to Nova Scotia

 A Nova Scotia man’s dying wish has been fulfilled thanks to the generosity of thousands of people from across the country.Cameron Conrad returned home on

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High Hopes For Canada's Cities

Brian Bowman and 20 other mayors returned home from the Big City Mayors conference in Ottawa last week with smiles on their faces and dollar...

Everton Biddersingh Sentenced To Life In Prison

Everton Biddersingh has been sentenced to life in prison with no chance of parole for 25 years for the murder of his daughter Melonie. Biddersingh was found guilty of first-degree...
Trudeau says Canada will cease all coalition airstrikes in ISIS fight by Feb. 22

Trudeau says Canada will cease all coalition airstrikes in ISIS fight by Feb. 22

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada will cease all coalition airstrikes against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) no later than Feb. 22, while it beefs...
Calgary bobsled track operator likely not liable for crash that killed teens, lawyer says

Calgary bobsled track operator likely not liable for crash that killed teens, lawyer says

It is unlikely the operator of a high-performance training facility in Calgary would be held legally responsible for the deaths of two teenage brothers who...
Mass deaths in Syrian jails amount to crime of 'extermination,' says UN

Mass deaths in Syrian jails amount to crime of 'extermination,' says UN

Detainees held by the Syrian government are dying on a massive scale amounting to a state policy of "extermination" of the civilian population, a crime...

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Simon Fraser University

Acronym: SFU Foundation year: 1965 Motto: Thinking of the World Colours: Red and White Address: 8888 University Drive Burnaby V5A 1S6 British Columbia    Population range: 50,000-249,999    Telephone: +1 (778) ... Full story

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Tax cuts, not job security, threaten economy

The contract between the Government of Manitoba and 14,000 civil service workers represented by the Manitoba Government and General Employees’ Union has garnered a lot ...

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Brian Bowman and 20 other mayors returned home from the Big City Mayors conference in Ottawa last week with smiles on their faces and dollar ...

Free Press Head Start for Tuesday, Feb. 9

Good morning! Your forecast: It’s never a good thing when you freeze your tail heading out in the morning to start your day, only to learn ...

Goodwill Toronto CEO Nakamura wants to stay, fix troubled organization

Toronto Goodwill CEO Keiko Nakamura says the organization has had long-standing financial problems that she says led to the sudden closure last month of 16 stores and 10 ...

Single, male and Syrian: One refugee's harrowing escape from Idlib to Toronto

In his 29 years, Abdul Hadi Berro has seen his share of horror. He has lost two of his brothers to the Syrian civil war ...

Trial of 2 men accused of killing Tim Bosma turns to police use of cellphone records

The trial of the 2 men accused of murdering Hamilton man continues today By Adam Carter, CBC News Posted: Feb 09, 2016 7:02 AM ET Last Updated: Feb 09, ...

Tim Bosma trial: How police used cellphone records to investigate

The trial of the 2 men accused of murdering Hamilton man continues today By Adam Carter, CBC News Posted: Feb 09, 2016 7:02 AM ET Last Updated: Feb 09, ...

UN fears for hundreds of thousands if troops in Syria encircle Aleppo

Hundreds of thousands of civilians could be cut off from food supplies if Syrian government forces succeed in their offensive to encircle rebel-held parts of ...

Internet famous foodie 'Jacques La Merde' turns out to be Toronto chef

Keeping anything a secret today isn't easy, but staying anonymous on Instagram when you have attracted more than 100,000 followers in just one year feels ...

Man dead, another injured after overnight stabbing near Jane and Lawrence

A 20-year-old man is dead and another man is seriously injured after an overnight stabbing outside a bar near Jane Street and Lawrence Avenue West. Police ...