A 21-year-old man is in hospital after he was stabbed in Rivière-des-Prairies early Friday evening.
The Malaysian state-owned oil firm Petronas denies a report that the company was considering selling its stake in a multibillion-dollar liquefied natural gas project in British Columbia. B.C.'s Ministry of Natural Gas Development previously said in an email it spoke with Petronas and was reassured
Over the next two days over 10,000 people are expected to flock to the Edmonton Expo centre to see the over 60 exhibitors set up at the fair. Devlin said 88 per cent of WBF's students have been able to find employment.
Officials say more than 1,700 households in the southwestern Ontario communities of Windsor, Tecumseh and Lakeshore have been damaged due to a rainstorm that began Wednesday night. Tecumseh Mayor Gary McNamara, who declared a state of emergency on Thursday, says 10 per cent of households in his town
An emotional ceremony was held in Kahnawake on Friday to honour the survivors of Indian residential schools as part of a growing annual movement. Orange Shirt Day brings awareness to one of the darkest chapters in Canada's history and remembers how thousands of children were taken from their homes
The Canadian Museum for Human Rights has won a prestigious award at a ceremony in London, England. The Winnipeg museum was given a top prize Friday at the 2016 Leading Culture Destination Awards. It was chosen by a jury as best Soft Power Cultural Organization, beating out competitors including the
Rogers Media has announced a major overhaul of its magazines — with Flare, Sportsnet, MoneySense and Canadian Business becoming online-only publications — as print advertising revenues dwindle and the number of subscribers declines. "What we've seen is over the past five years a gradual dwindling
"Housing issues are complex, the need is great, but we can take action," Tory told the 2016 Toronto Housing Summit, which included mayors from Vancouver, Edmonton, and several other large Canadian cities. Tory and the other mayors are calling for more than $12 billion in federal infrastructure
A small local food-sharing company is following on the heels of global ride-sharing company Uber, flouting the rules while operating in Edmonton. Kian Parseyan launched food-sharing firm Scarf on Sept 1, after failing to receive government approval. "We want to work with Alberta Health.
An Ottawa mother’s anger over a marijuana dispensary that opened near where her children take tutoring and martial arts classes highlights an issue Canadian cities are increasingly forced to deal with due to the proliferation of businesses that sell a product that is expected to soon be legal, but isn
Prince William and Kate arrived at a small village off the coast of B.C. on Friday in a replica 15-metre Haida war canoe, ferried to the remote island by paddlers wearing T-shirts opposing liquefied natural gas development. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were welcomed to the Haida heritage hall by
The duo's first release featured a suite of pieces called Glass Houses; had critics raving, and CBC Music named it one of the top 10 classical albums of last year. First off, he, like many others, needed an explanation of what a marimba is. "They're basically like really big xylophones
Liberal MLA Richard Brown says he prefers P.E.I.'s current first-past-the-post voting system. He has, after all, been elected 10 times that way. PC MLA Sidney McEwen says he might have preferred a mixed-member proportional system before he got into politics.
Relatively easy scrambles close to Calgary, such as Ha Ling or Yamnuska, can be packed with people on a sunny weekend. Adrian Huysman guided him to the summit of Rimwall in Kananaskis Country. The Calgary junior high school teacher has multiple sclerosis.
City hall and both of Calgary's school boards have agreed to build multi-use facilities on land designated for schools. Mayor Naheed Nenshi said in some cases, it makes sense to build multi-use facilities, especially in new communities.
Quebec's one-year pilot project with the ride-hailing service Uber will now start in October — nearly two weeks later than scheduled. Quebec's government had initially said the controversial deal would take effect on Sept. 29, but provincial laws only become official 15 days after they are published
Health Minister Sarah Hoffman says the NDP government's decision to end private lab services is part of a plan to create a single integrated medical testing service for the province to improve stability and accountability. In an interview, Hoffman said the idea for a single system managed by Alberta
Ontario resident Steven Harley Pinnell, who is facing charges in a fatal hit-and-run death of a 79-year-old Montreal woman last weekend, appeared in court briefly Friday as family and friends of Zélia Araujo gathered for her funeral. Pinnell is charged with failing to stop at the scene of an accident
Toronto-based fashion label Smythe has become an apparent favourite of the Duchess of Cambridge. Kate arrived at the remote archipelago Haida Gwaii on Friday dressed in an army green "Duchess" blazer from Smythe's fall collection. While it was the first glimpse of Kate in this particular
A five-alarm fire that ripped through several buildings in Lachine earlier today is now under control.
In Saskatoon, the entire street post was covered in yarn. “It’s just one more obstacle in the road that’s not very visible,” the CNIB‘s manager of vision rehabilitation in Saskatoon, Lee Pion, told the Regina Leader-Post. While yarn bombing is an innovative way to make the metal stumps safer, it isn
Quebec Transport Minister Laurent Lessard announced Friday that upcoming construction work will hinder motorists driving in from the West Island for the next two years. The ramp connecting Highway 20 East to the Turcot Interchange will be down to one lane starting Oct. 14 until 2018.
After waiting three weeks to meet with the government about mould found in the Lutsel K'e Dene School back in August, people in the community are more fed up than ever. Government officers planned to fly in Friday.
A federal promise of $4.6 million for economic development projects in northern Manitoba was received Friday as a welcome, but temporary, measure to help a regional economy that has been served a double whammy. Navdeep Bains, federal minister responsible for Western Economic Diversification, was in
A former Concrete Equities executive charged with fraud and theft after bilking 1,200 investors out of more than $20 million has pleaded guilty to his role in the scam but will not likely spend any time behind bars. Varun Aurora, 33, pleaded guilty to one charge of fraud over $5,000 on Friday afternoon