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Man killed daughter to make his estranged wife suffer, Crown tells murder trial

A Crown prosecutor says a Newfoundland man murdered his five-year-old daughter in a calculated plan to inflict suffering on her mother, his estranged wife.
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Man killed daughter to make his estranged wife suffer, Crown tells murder trial

A Crown prosecutor says a Newfoundland man murdered his five-year-old daughter in a calculated plan to inflict suffering on her mother, his estranged wife.

Nine-year prison term found fit for man who preyed on day care toddlers

A nine-year prison sentence for a day-care supervisor who used the toddlers he was looking after to make child pornography is enough to both denounce his behaviour and act as a deterrent to others, the Ontario Court of Appeal ruled on Wednesday.
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Nine-year prison term found fit for man who preyed on day care toddlers

A nine-year prison sentence for a day-care supervisor who used the toddlers he was looking after to make child pornography is enough to both denounce his behaviour and act as a deterrent to others, the Ontario Court of Appeal ruled on Wednesday.

Canada grounds Boeing 737 Max 8s over safety concerns

Canada has closed its skies to Boeing's 737 Max 8 aircraft until further notice over safety concerns arising from the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines flight that killed everyone on board, including 18 Canadians.
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Canada grounds Boeing 737 Max 8s over safety concerns

Canada has closed its skies to Boeing's 737 Max 8 aircraft until further notice over safety concerns arising from the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines flight that killed everyone on board, including 18 Canadians.

Airline passengers react to grounding of Boeing 737 Max 8 in Canada

Canadian passengers reacted with a mixture of frustration and disappointment about the effect the grounding of all Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft will have on their best-laid travel plans, though some expressed relief about not having to fly on an aircraft that ma
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Airline passengers react to grounding of Boeing 737 Max 8 in Canada

Canadian passengers reacted with a mixture of frustration and disappointment about the effect the grounding of all Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft will have on their best-laid travel plans, though some expressed relief about not having to fly on an aircraft that may be dangerous.

Judge gives 4-year sentence to Quebec driver who was texting before fatal crash

A Quebec man convicted of killing another driver and injuring two teenagers while texting at the wheel has been sentenced to four years in prison.
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Judge gives 4-year sentence to Quebec driver who was texting before fatal crash

A Quebec man convicted of killing another driver and injuring two teenagers while texting at the wheel has been sentenced to four years in prison.

Budget cuts force children’s aid layoffs in opioid-ravaged Brant, Ont.

In a city that’s been hit hard by Ontario’s opioid epidemic, things are going to get a little tougher for the organizations that help the community’s most vulnerable.
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Budget cuts force children’s aid layoffs in opioid-ravaged Brant, Ont.

In a city that’s been hit hard by Ontario’s opioid epidemic, things are going to get a little tougher for the organizations that help the community’s most vulnerable.

Fire that destroyed cabins on sacred Mi’kmaq island deemed suspicious

An overnight fire on Potlotek First Nation’s Chapel Island in Nova Scotia that destroyed several cabins has been deemed suspicious by police.
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Fire that destroyed cabins on sacred Mi’kmaq island deemed suspicious

An overnight fire on Potlotek First Nation’s Chapel Island in Nova Scotia that destroyed several cabins has been deemed suspicious by police.

Child advocates call for major changes in wake of Tina Fontaine report

Indigenous child advocates aren’t surprised that the Manitoba government systematically failed 15-year-old Tina Fontaine, as outlined in a new damning report on the events leading up to her death in 2014.
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Child advocates call for major changes in wake of Tina Fontaine report

Indigenous child advocates aren’t surprised that the Manitoba government systematically failed 15-year-old Tina Fontaine, as outlined in a new damning report on the events leading up to her death in 2014.

A year after Ariel Kouakou disappeared, family still seeking answers

One year to the day after a young boy disappeared in north-end Montreal, his photo is being widely distributed in hopes of drumming up new information.
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A year after Ariel Kouakou disappeared, family still seeking answers

One year to the day after a young boy disappeared in north-end Montreal, his photo is being widely distributed in hopes of drumming up new information.

Manitoba children's advocate to release report into slain Indigenous teen

The Manitoba children's advocate is to release a highly anticipated report today detailing the investigation into the death of a First Nations teen whose body was found in the Red River.
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Manitoba children's advocate to release report into slain Indigenous teen

The Manitoba children's advocate is to release a highly anticipated report today detailing the investigation into the death of a First Nations teen whose body was found in the Red River.

Youth arrested in Kingston terrorism case due for bail hearing

A youth facing terrorism charges in Kingston, Ont., is due in court for a bail hearing today. He was charged in late January after a Canadian police investigation sparked by a tip from the FBI and has been in custody ever since.
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Youth arrested in Kingston terrorism case due for bail hearing

A youth facing terrorism charges in Kingston, Ont., is due in court for a bail hearing today. He was charged in late January after a Canadian police investigation sparked by a tip from the FBI and has been in custody ever since.

Appeal Court to hear Saskatchewan's case for funding non-Catholic students

Saskatchewan's Appeal Court is to start hearing arguments today about whether mistakes were made by a judge who ruled the province can't fund non-Catholic students attending Catholic schools.
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Appeal Court to hear Saskatchewan's case for funding non-Catholic students

Saskatchewan's Appeal Court is to start hearing arguments today about whether mistakes were made by a judge who ruled the province can't fund non-Catholic students attending Catholic schools.

Scorpion stings passenger on Toronto-Calgary Air Transat flight

A scorpion stung a passenger on an Air Transat flight from Toronto to Calgary two weeks ago, in what the airline is calling 'an extremely rare situation.'
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Scorpion stings passenger on Toronto-Calgary Air Transat flight

A scorpion stung a passenger on an Air Transat flight from Toronto to Calgary two weeks ago, in what the airline is calling 'an extremely rare situation.'

Manitoba hospitals consider boosting security after meth-related violence

Winnipeg’s spike in meth-related violence is prompting the Manitoba government to consider new powers for hospitals security staff, and review all security at health-care facilities.
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Manitoba hospitals consider boosting security after meth-related violence

Winnipeg’s spike in meth-related violence is prompting the Manitoba government to consider new powers for hospitals security staff, and review all security at health-care facilities.

Renewed efforts to find Montreal boy a year after his disappearance

A year after 10-year-old Ariel Jeffrey Kouakou vanished after setting out to visit a friend in north-end Montreal, new efforts are being launched this week to find him.
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Renewed efforts to find Montreal boy a year after his disappearance

A year after 10-year-old Ariel Jeffrey Kouakou vanished after setting out to visit a friend in north-end Montreal, new efforts are being launched this week to find him.

What we know about the Canadian victims of the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash

Eighteen Canadians were killed when an Ethiopian Airlines plane crashed shortly after takeoff, killing all 157 aboard. It was on en route to Nairobi, Kenya.
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What we know about the Canadian victims of the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash

Eighteen Canadians were killed when an Ethiopian Airlines plane crashed shortly after takeoff, killing all 157 aboard. It was on en route to Nairobi, Kenya.

Metis veterans from Second World War awaiting apology from federal government

A leader of the Metis National Council has asked Veterans Affairs Minister Lawrence MacAulay to act quickly to ensure an apology is issued to Metis veterans from the Second World War before it's too late.
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Metis veterans from Second World War awaiting apology from federal government

A leader of the Metis National Council has asked Veterans Affairs Minister Lawrence MacAulay to act quickly to ensure an apology is issued to Metis veterans from the Second World War before it's too late.

Quake hits Alberta, but in different geologic region than one linked to fracking

A second earthquake in less than a week shook central Alberta on Sunday, although a seismologist notes it occurred in a different geologic region than a quake last week that's been linked to fracking.
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Quake hits Alberta, but in different geologic region than one linked to fracking

A second earthquake in less than a week shook central Alberta on Sunday, although a seismologist notes it occurred in a different geologic region than a quake last week that's been linked to fracking.

'Don't talk to each other:' Inside Manitoba's child protection hearings

Child protection hearings are usually not open to the public in Manitoba, but social media offered a glimpse of one family's situation when a video was posted in January showing police taking away a newborn from her mother in hospital.
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'Don't talk to each other:' Inside Manitoba's child protection hearings

Child protection hearings are usually not open to the public in Manitoba, but social media offered a glimpse of one family's situation when a video was posted in January showing police taking away a newborn from her mother in hospital.

Four-year-old girl hit by car in Ontario, causing life-threatening injuries

Ontario Provincial Police in Haldimand County say a four-year-old girl is fighting for her life after she and a 13-year-old boy were struck by a vehicle early Saturday afternoon.
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Four-year-old girl hit by car in Ontario, causing life-threatening injuries

Ontario Provincial Police in Haldimand County say a four-year-old girl is fighting for her life after she and a 13-year-old boy were struck by a vehicle early Saturday afternoon.

No winner for $9.7-million Lotto 649 jackpot

There was no winning ticket for the $9.7-million jackpot in Saturday night's Lotto 649 draw. However, the guaranteed $1-million prize went to a ticket holder in Ontario.
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No winner for $9.7-million Lotto 649 jackpot

There was no winning ticket for the $9.7-million jackpot in Saturday night's Lotto 649 draw. However, the guaranteed $1-million prize went to a ticket holder in Ontario.

Stolen picker truck used to steal safe from Alberta bank

RCMP are investigating a dramatic bank heist in the community of Winfield, Alta. in which a stolen picker truck was used to pull a safe out of a wall.
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Stolen picker truck used to steal safe from Alberta bank

RCMP are investigating a dramatic bank heist in the community of Winfield, Alta. in which a stolen picker truck was used to pull a safe out of a wall.

Critics say proposed B.C. changes to civil forfeiture rules unconstitutional

B.C. may change its Civil Forfeiture Act to require defendants to prove that seized assets are not tied to illegal activity, which critics say may be unconstitutional.
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Critics say proposed B.C. changes to civil forfeiture rules unconstitutional

B.C. may change its Civil Forfeiture Act to require defendants to prove that seized assets are not tied to illegal activity, which critics say may be unconstitutional.

Veteran Nova Scotia politician who won eight consecutive elections dies

A long-serving former member of the Nova Scotia legislature who racked up eight consecutive election victories has died.
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Veteran Nova Scotia politician who won eight consecutive elections dies

A long-serving former member of the Nova Scotia legislature who racked up eight consecutive election victories has died.

Uncertain provincial funding puts Ont. camp for children with autism at risk

The battle between the Ford government and parents took a new turn this week with news that a lack of confirmed provincial funding may put a camp for children with autism at risk of shutting down.
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Uncertain provincial funding puts Ont. camp for children with autism at risk

The battle between the Ford government and parents took a new turn this week with news that a lack of confirmed provincial funding may put a camp for children with autism at risk of shutting down.

Quebec's major police forces working under cloud of suspicion

The past two years have not been easy for Quebec's three major police forces, whose officers have been working in a climate of suspicion, scandal and now an allegation of criminal wrongdoing at the highest level.
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Quebec's major police forces working under cloud of suspicion

The past two years have not been easy for Quebec's three major police forces, whose officers have been working in a climate of suspicion, scandal and now an allegation of criminal wrongdoing at the highest level.

Great Lakes see higher-than-normal ice coverage, but it won't last

The Detroit Free Press reports Lake Superior was 94 per cent ice covered as of Friday, marking first time the largest of the Great Lakes had more than 90 per cent coverage in four years.
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Great Lakes see higher-than-normal ice coverage, but it won't last

The Detroit Free Press reports Lake Superior was 94 per cent ice covered as of Friday, marking first time the largest of the Great Lakes had more than 90 per cent coverage in four years.

Suspect surrenders, hostages unharmed after armed siege in Quebec bank

A man who surrendered to police after a hostage-taking in a Quebec bank was released from hospital on Saturday and is expected to face charges, according to police.
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Suspect surrenders, hostages unharmed after armed siege in Quebec bank

A man who surrendered to police after a hostage-taking in a Quebec bank was released from hospital on Saturday and is expected to face charges, according to police.