North America Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for North America. (Page 4)

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  1. Anti-prohibition pot protesters hit the HillRead the original story

    9 hrs ago |

    Frisbees, hula hoops, reggae and the slightly skunky aroma of burning bud masked a serious policy dispute Sunday afternoon on Parliament Hill.


  2. Amanda Todd extradition a legal muddleRead the original story

    9 hrs ago |

    Authorities in British Columbia are anxious to bring a Netherlands resident to a Canadian courtroom on cyberbullying charges in a teen suicide case, but legal experts say it's unclear when or even if they might get the chance.


  3. A serious call for Canada's sartorial action planRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Pierre Trudeau attends the 1970 Grey Cup game dressed in cloak and matching hat.


  4. The taboo subject of vaccine injuriesRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Ottawa Citizen

    ... ever developed to fight disease, are overwhelmingly safe. Amid growing pockets of anti-vaccine sentiment in North America, some based on long-since-discredited research that linked measles, mumps and rubella vaccines to autism, public health ...


  5. Legalities of Amanda Todd's extradition case keep law experts in a muddleRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    With the arrival of Good Friday and Easter Sunday, The Vancouver Sun looks at 15 of the top movies ever made about the historical Jesus, about metaphorical Christ figures and about central Christian themes.


  6. Author Alistair MacLeod dies at 77, remembered as 'great writer and a great man'Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Coast Reporter

    Alistair MacLeod, the Prairie-born author who won one of the world's most lucrative literary prizes with his only novel, has died. 1 comment

  7. U.S. expert recommends boosting apprenticeships in Canada in new reportRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Coast Reporter

    A respected American labour specialist says governments, educators and employers should work together to boost the number of apprenticeships for young Canadians in a collaborative approach that would yield "significant payoffs."


  8. Only the elite allowed to shop at government of Canada's official gift storeRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Coast Reporter

    Canada's official gift shop is tucked into the fourth floor of a government building in nearby Gatineau, Que., but you won't see any tourists lining up at the cash register to buy coffee mugs adorned with Mounties. 4 comments

  9. Dineen praises Canadian U-18 team's composure in 2-1 win over SlovakiaRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    Brendan Perlini scored two goals as Canada improved to 3-0 and will have a chance to sweep its Group A preliminary-round games when it plays Russia on Tuesday.


  10. 4/20 turns 20 with final Vancouver Art Gallery plaza light-upRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | CBC News

    The future of the annual 4/20 gathering in Vancouver is a little hazy. The annual event has outgrown the Vancouver Art Gallery plaza's capacity.


  11. Bouchard clinches Canada's sweep of SlovakiaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago |

    Eugenie Bouchard wasn't thrilled with her play, but she was more than happy with the end result as she helped move Canadian women's tennis to new heights.


  12. Suspect in Amanda Todd cyberbullying case may not face Canadian justiceRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    Carol Todd, shown at her home in Port Coquitlam, B.C., October 9, 2013, holds a photo of her daughter Amanda.


  13. Red River rises, recedes in a hurryRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    River levels in Winnipeg fluctuated on Easter Sunday as Red River floodwaters pushed up against ice in the city and began to move it downstream.


  14. Only the elite allowed to shop at government's official gift storeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    Joe Oliver leaves Rideau Hall after being sworn in as the finance minister March 19 in Ottawa.


  15. Okanagan Rockets eye national prizeRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Kelowna Capital News

    Captain Branden Wagner and the Okanagan Rockets will leave Sunday for Moose Jaw, Sask., site of the 2014 Telus Cup national midget hockey championship.


  16. Trouble on Main Street shows how Vancouver race riots launched the political career of Mackenzie KingRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

    With the looming 100th anniversary of the arrival of the Komagata Maru into Vancouver's harbour-and the subsequent deportation of more than 350 of its South Asian passengers back to India-heaps of attention is being focused on Canada's racist past.


  17. Clara's Big RideRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Western Star

    Clara Hughes was only too happy to pose for a "selfie" with Sarah Rotchord during Clara's Bike Ride event on Saturday, April 19, 2014, at the Lions Club in Stephenville.


  18. Canada to let private companies decide where search-and-rescue aircraft basedRead the original story

    12 hrs ago |

    ... number of bases should be equal or better than the current situation. Ben Stone, president of Alenia Aermacchi North America, acknowledged he had not previously seen a situation where the firm was being asked where to locate aircraft. But he added ... 1 comment

  19. From rebels to retirees: Ranks of original Reformers are rapidly dwindlingRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago |

    They stormed onto the federal political scene in 1993 under the battle cry of "The West Wants In," ready to raise a bit of hell within the Ottawa political establishment.


  20. Stop agenda against RussiaRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | The Guardian

    Please help stop this western and NATO agenda against Russia Mr. Stephen Harper.