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MP urges RCMP to investigate allegations of forced, coerced sterilizations

MP urges RCMP to investigate allegations of forced, coerced sterilizations

OTTAWA — The RCMP should immediately launch an investigation into all allegations of forced and coerced sterilizations in Canada, says NDP health critic Don Davies.

Classes cancelled at private B.C. school following double stabbing

DELTA, B.C. — Classes have been cancelled at a private elementary school in Delta, B.C., following the stabbing of an off-duty police officer and a woman on Wednesday.
Tony Clement returns to Parliament from 'dark valley' following sexting scandal

Tony Clement returns to Parliament from 'dark valley' following sexting scandal

OTTAWA — MP Tony Clement is breaking his social media silence for the first time since a sexting scandal forced him to out of the Conservative Party.
Some disabled veterans to receive less financial support under Liberal plan: PBO

Some disabled veterans to receive less financial support under Liberal plan: PBO

OTTAWA — While most disabled veterans will see a small boost in financial support when the Trudeau government implements a new pension system in April, a new analysis shows some of the most severely injured will end up with less than under the curren
Baby boom for endangered right whales offer researchers a glimmer of hope

Baby boom for endangered right whales offer researchers a glimmer of hope

After years of increasingly bad news, there's a glimmer of hope for the beleaguered North Atlantic right whale.
In the news today, Feb. 21

In the news today, Feb. 21

Four stories in the news for Thursday, Feb.

New study finds the developmentally disabled are vulnerable in Ontario

TORONTO — People with developmental disabilities are more likely than the non-disabled to encounter problems with Ontario's health-care system regardless of age, sex or class, a new study suggests.
'A little baloney' in PM's claim about solicitor-client privilege on SNC-Lavalin

'A little baloney' in PM's claim about solicitor-client privilege on SNC-Lavalin

OTTAWA — "In the matter of solicitor-client privilege, the member opposite must know that there are real dangers of unintended consequences, particularly on the two court cases currently wending their way through the courts.
Man accused of killing 11-year-old daughter dies in hospital, police say

Man accused of killing 11-year-old daughter dies in hospital, police say

TORONTO — A man accused of killing his daughter on her 11th birthday died in hospital on Wednesday evening, police said, noting that their investigation into the girl's death is not over.
Off-duty police officer, woman stabbed outside elementary school in Delta, B.C.

Off-duty police officer, woman stabbed outside elementary school in Delta, B.C.

DELTA, B.C. — An off-duty police officer and a woman were stabbed outside a private elementary school on Wednesday in Delta, B.C. The male officer was at Immaculate Conception elementary school just after 3 p.m.
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