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Severed toe used in famous Yukon cocktail returned with an apology
22 Jun 2017 at 11:45pm
A mummified human toe that is the key ingredient in a strange drinking ritual in Dawson City is back where it belongs.
Alberta investigation to probe complaints of jailing indigenous sex assault v...
by John Cotter
22 Jun 2017 at 4:18pm
Alberta's Judicial Council will investigate complaints made about a judge over the jailing of an indigenous sex assault victim.
Bullied boy gains confidence after bikers escort him to school, mom says
by Jackie Dunham
22 Jun 2017 at 11:19am
The mother of a 10-year-old bullied boy in Sydney, N.S. said her son has already gained confidence after hundreds of bikers showed their support by escorting him to school.
B.C. Liberal party throne speech borrows ideas from the NDP and Greens
by Dirk Meissner
22 Jun 2017 at 1:24am
British Columbia's opposition parties accused Premier Christy Clark of adopting their policies and campaign promises Thursday in a last-ditch bid to hold onto power as her minority government faces defeat in a legislature showdown next week.
Ex-ski coach convicted on multiple counts
by Sidhartha Banerjee
22 Jun 2017 at 4:54am
Former high-performance ski coach Bertrand Charest was found guilty Thursday of 37 of the 57 charges against him in connection with sexual relations with his students.
Toronto-born son of Russian spies wins fight to regain Canadian citizenship
23 Jun 2017 at 1:17am
The Toronto-born son of Russian spies has won a court battle to regain his Canadian citizenship after it was revoked by Ottawa.
Father and son to chopper around the world for Canada 150
22 Jun 2017 at 7:56pm
A Canadian father-son team is planning to go where no father and son have gone before - - on a flight around the world in a helicopter.
Canadian sniper hits ISIS militant with record-setting shot
by Josh K. Elliott
22 Jun 2017 at 11:19am
A Canadian Special Forces sniper in Iraq has shattered the world record for the longest kill shot, after taking out an Islamic State insurgent at a distance of 3.54 kilometres.
Alberta Health Services apologizes after representative sends racist text
by Bill Graveland
22 Jun 2017 at 8:21pm
Alberta Health Services is apologizing and has placed an employee on administrative leave after officials at a southern Alberta First Nation complained about a racial slur being used in a text message.
Skunk with McFlurry cup stuck on its head gets daring rescue
22 Jun 2017 at 6:59pm
A sticky situation almost became a stinky one when an Ontario woman came to the aid of a skunk with a McDonald?s McFlurry cup stuck on its head.