A recent inspection of six bridges with similar designs to one that collapsed last year shortly after its opening has found that five of them should have weight restrictions for safety reasons. The ministry is working with Saskatchewan rural municipalities to restrict weight or close the roadways containing the bridges...
After finally letting a Canadian compete on Season 11 of RuPaul's Drag Race, the franchise is launching its very own Canadian incarnation of the popular reality show. Bell Media-owned streaming service Crave and OUTtv, which airs the wildly popular drag queen competition, are teaming up to produce a Canadian adaptation...
A missing woman whose family has for days been pleading for her safe return was found safe on Christmas Day, Toronto police say. Cheyanna Cooper, 24, was last seen at a youth shelter in the area of Caledonia Road and Eglinton Avenue West on Dec. 13. She was dressed properly...
Ontario Ban on Door-to-Door Sales in Effect as of March 1st. The province’s ban on door-to-door sale of certain services and appliances came into effect Thursday. The ban, which has been long discussed by the Ontario government, comes after Ontarians have flooded the government’s consumer protection officials with complaints about salespeople...
An American woman who plotted to go on a Valentine's Day shooting rampage at a Halifax mall has been sentenced to life in prison with no parole for a decade. Lindsay Souvannarath was charged with conspiracy to commit murder for the plot she called Der Untergang (German for "The Downfall"),...
Most Canadians killed in police encounters since 2000 had mental health or substance abuse issues. New data shows 18 black men and one black boy were among the 52 people killed in encounters with Toronto police officers between 2000-2017. That outnumbers other racial groups, analysis by CBC News has found. No government...
Accused identified as Kirk Keeping, 35, from St. Jacques. Kirk Keeping, 35, has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of 28-year-old Chantel John of Conne River. the Royal Canadian Mounted Police say they arrested Keeping, who hails from nearby St. Jacques, late Thursday. The accused appeared before a provincial court...
A man has been arrested and charged after police found stolen luxury goods — such as Jimmy Choo shoes and high-end purses — in four storage lockers and a home. On Dec. 5, Richmond RCMP spotted and arrested a suspect in a burglary of a home on Cornwall Drive. Following...
Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer welcomed 2019 with a warning that if Canadians re-elect Justin Trudeau this year, the federal carbon tax that’s going to take effect will only climb. “Canadians know what Justin Trudeau is going to do. Now that his carbon tax is here, it’s only going to go...
The Canadian Surface Combatant contract was signed Thursday by the Liberal government. The contact with Irving and the Lockheed Martin-BAE consortium was negotiated in near record time. The signing of the contract will be announced by Procurement Minister Carla Qualtrough at the Irving yard in Halifax on Friday. That $60 billion...