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2 hrs ago | Ottawa Citizen
It cost the federal government as much to defend in court its decision to destroy the long-gun registry as it did to kill it and the RCMP is not pleased to have had to pick up the tab, documents suggest.
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6 hrs ago | The Montreal Gazette
The SA retA© du QuA©bec have been called in to investigate after Montreal police discovered a dead man in a building on Benny St. in Notre-Dame-de-GrA ce.
10 hrs ago | CJAD
A new media-monitoring analysis suggests the Rob Ford saga received more intensive media coverage in the United States than any other Canadian news story since the turn of the century.
12 hrs ago | BayStreet.ca
On December 4, 2013 Cavan Ventures announced that it has acquired the subsurface mineral rights to a 2,925 hectare prospective graphite property in Quebec, Canada 24 Km south-west of Mason Graphite's project .
16 hrs ago | CJAD
The Lac Megantic lawyer, who's own office was destroyed when a runway fuel train derailed and exploded in Lac Megantic last summer says more than 1200 residents have signed on as plaintiffs in a class-action lawsuit against the Montreal Maine & Atlantic Railway, chairman Edward Burkhardt, President Robert Grindrod and the train operator Thomas ... (more)
Three young people who chased a man into an icy northern lake two years ago and threatened to beat him if he returned to shore hung their heads as a judge sentenced them to time in custody and warned ... Saskatoon officials are understandably perplexed about what criteria the city should use to put capital projects on the federal government's most ... (more)
This, despite endless protests from environmentalists. But does drilling for natural gas really cause pollution levels to skyrocket? A team of geochemistry researchers affiliated with Concordia University, l'Universit du Qubec Montral, l'Institut national de la recherche scientifique, and the GEOTOP research group has just completed the first ... (more)
First Nations people are joined by supporters during the Walk for Reconciliation in Vancouver, B.C., on Sunday September 22, 2013.
The Parti QuA©becois's controversial secular charter would ban public-sector employees from wearing overt religious symbols, such as the crucifix and the hijab.
The owner of a bar on Montreal's West Island has apologized after his manager kicked out two young women for kissing Jess Goldberg and Carolyn Shaughnessy, both in their early 20s, were out for drinks at Le Manoir in Pointe-Claire last Friday.
After this summer's Lac Megantic tragedy - in which 47 people died when a parked train that was insufficiently secured ran down a hill, derailing and exploding - there have been calls for increased scrutiny of rail safety, including in last week's auditor general's report.
With two cities, two provinces, the federal government and the National Capital Commission involved, plans to redeveloped the ChaudiA re Islands will be "administratively, very difficult to manage," Gatineau Mayor Maxime Pedneaud-Jobin said Monday.
The Quebec coroner's office says it hopes to confirm the identities of eight missing victims in the Lac-Megantic rail disaster by the end of the year.
A Saskatoon woman has written city council thanking them for their efforts in helping to convince the railways they need to alert communities when dangerous good are passing through.
Claude McMaster, President and CEO of D-Box, sits in a D-Box motion chair designed for a movie theatre, in Longueuil, Que., Friday, March 20, 2009.