Quebec labour tribunal sides with employer in cat-bereavement spat

A Quebec labour tribunal has sided with an employer who refused a woman’s request to work from home on the…

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Ontario formally requests $200M from Ottawa for asylum seeker costs

Ontario’s new Progressive Conservative government has formally requested $200 million from Ottawa to cover the costs of dealing with asylum…

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No need for seatbelts on school buses, says Transport Canada

A new directive for seatbelts on highway buses does not need to include school buses, says Transport Canada. Transport Canada…

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East sidewalk on Walterdale Bridge to be closed for up to 3 weeks

The sidewalk on the east side of the Walterdale Bridge is set to close at 6 a.m. on May 22…

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NDP pushes Trudeau to come up with funding plan for Greyhound

The federal NDP is urging Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to develop a funding plan that would preserve Greyhound Canada’s bus…

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Ottawa orders CRTC to investigate reports of ‘aggressive’ telecom sales practices

​The federal government is ordering an investigation following allegations that Canada’s largest telecommunications companies are using “misleading” and “aggressive” tactics to…

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Edible marijuana companies find creative ways to push product at Edmonton Cannabis Expo

For many vendors, Edmonton’s Cannabis and Hemp Expo was a chance to showcase their products ahead of legalization in summer…

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‘Queer History’ app documents Edmonton’s LGBTQ history

Dozens of men, handcuffed and in various states of undress, were escorted out of the bathhouse and herded into the…

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Relationship with commission became ‘caustic,’ Edmonton police chief says

Edmonton’s police Chief Rod Knecht says his relationship with the police commission became “caustic” in 2017, after a communication breakdown…

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Travelling N.W.T. hamster escapes on vacation, finds his own ride back home

Cindy Browning was sleeping in her hotel room in High Level, Alta., last Sunday night when she saw something run…

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