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Smoking Medicine 20170305

The Manitoba NDP have added their voice to a handful of critics who have concerns about how the province’s proposed new cannabis legislation will affect medical users.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 5:00 am

A Manitoba judge will decide today whether DNA evidence linking Mark Grant to the 1984 killing of Candace Derksen will be entered in the accused's retrial.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 5:00 am
Osborne Village Inn

The owner of the vacant Osborne Village Inn plans to reopen the property this fall with small furnished apartments on the upper storeys and commercial tenants on the main floor and in the basement.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 5:00 am

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Indigenous Suicide Inuit 20160418

Some First Nations have been in a state of emergency for years because of suicides now they say social emergencies require the same coordinated response as floods or forest fires.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 5:00 am
Andrew Potter

McGill University is addressing what it calls "unfounded rumours and concerns regarding academic freedom" following Andrew Potter's resignation from his post as director of the Institute for the Study of Canada.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 4:00 am
Dylan Koshman

An eight-year-old missing person case involving the disappearance of Dylan Koshman in Edmonton has been upgraded to a homicide investigation, The Fifth Estate has learned.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 4:00 am

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Khalid Masood, the 52-year-old man who attacked Britain's Parliament on Wednesday, killing four people and wounding some 50, was named Adrian Russell Ajao at birth, London's top counterterror officer said Friday.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 5:25 am
North Korea Feeding the People

International sanctions on North Korea are taking a serious toll on humanitarian aid activities, according to a United Nations-led report.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 4:20 am

More than 10 years after Pluto was demoted from planet to dwarf planet, the debate continues, with leading scientists on both sides becoming more vociferous and maybe a little testy.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 4:00 am

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Entertainment and Arts Headlines


John (Sib) Hashian, former drummer for the arena rock band Boston, died on board a cruise ship Wednesday. He was 67.

Posted: March 24, 2017, 1:45 am
Clingon 3

There's a flag flying in front of Timmins, Ont. city hall—but it's not one that usually adorns municipal buildings.

Posted: March 23, 2017, 5:50 pm
2016 Liberal Biennial Convention 20160527

The Liberal government promised more funding for arts and culture in Wednesday's budget, but offered few concrete details as to what the money will be spent on.

Posted: March 23, 2017, 4:53 pm

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Sports Headlines


Drake Caggiula and Jordan Eberle scored 1:10 apart to break a tie late in the third period, and the Edmonton Oilers rallied to beat the Colorado Avalanche 7-4 on Thursday night.

Posted: March 23, 2017, 11:13 pm

Sidney Crosby was caught slashing Marc Methot on Thursday night. The slash looked harmless until Methot took off his glove and realized his fingertip was bloodied and mangled.

Posted: March 23, 2017, 10:19 pm

Pekka Rinne made 24 saves to lead the Nashville Predators over the Calgary Flames 3-1 on Thursday night.

Posted: March 23, 2017, 9:55 pm

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