Nova Scotia is making an investment to combat human trafficking. The province will be spending an additional $1.4 million a year over the next five years on programs, services and supports to raise awareness, help with prevention and directly assist victims and survivors. The minister responsible for the Status of Women,...
The Alberta government has terminated its funding contract with doctors and will impose 11 changes to physician rules and fees in what it calls a necessary move to control ballooning health-care costs in the province. Health Minister Tyler Shandro said the province will maintain physician funding at current levels while...
Demonstrators have dismantled and left their Saint-Lambert rail blockade on Montreal’s south shore Friday evening after Prime Minister Justin Trudeau called for an end to the rail blockades across Canada. After being served with an injunction on Thursday, protesters continued to obstruct the tracks on Friday as local police officers...
New surveillance video exclusively obtained by CP24 captures the initial moments of a violent bank robbery in Markham that injured four employees Wednesday night. The incident occurred at an RBC bank near 16th Avenue and Markham Road shortly after 8 p.m. on Wednesday. In the video, the suspects are seen getting...
An arbitrator says a former Canadian Pacific train conductor who was fired over social media posts is entitled to monetary compensation, but not to getting her job back at the railway company. Stephanie Katelnikoff was dismissed in November 2017 over disparaging remarks she made about the company online as well...
A worker who suffered an electric shock at the site of a future Amazon warehouse south of Edmonton has died of his injuries. Colton Quast, 25, was transported to hospital in critical condition Thursday afternoon and put in a medically-induced coma. Quast died Wednesday, according to a Facebook post by his...
It started off with an invitation from a stranger outside a downtown Halifax bar to grab a poutine together. The man also offered the young woman a hooded sweater to put on, which she thought was “very kind” of him. But a former Dalhousie University student who had gone out drinking...
A Sunday evening ended in disaster when a Calgary man fell from a moving limousine. Police and emergency services say they responded to the scene after reports of a seriously injured man and an incident involving a car came in. Police are currently investigating the Calgary limousine accident. On Sunday,...
Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is investigating after a 14-year-old boy was killed in a snowmobile crash over the weekend. It happened around 3 p.m. Sunday in Kearney, Ont. Almaguin Highlands Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police, the Kearney Fire Department and Parry Sound Ambulance Service all responded to a snowmobile crash...
Calgary Police Service are searching for a suspect after a seemingly random attack on a teen. A 15-year-old was walking with his mother at a Braeside off-leash dog park in the evening on Saturday, February 15. Police say that the Calgary teen attacked in a dog park was with...