Rebecca A

7 Flips | 1 Magazine | @rebeccaarch63ge | Keep up with Rebecca A on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Rebecca A”

More Canadians turning to self-employment in shaky job market

More Canadians are joining the ranks of the self-employed, reflecting a reluctance among employers to make permanent hires, as well as the desire for some older workers to be their own bosses.<p>Self-employment has climbed 3.6 per cent in the past year, outstripping an increase of 1.5 per cent among …

Courts are failing victims of sex assault: Here's how to fix a broken system

I have been a criminal lawyer for 25 years. Unlike most criminal lawyers, I represent many victims of sexual assault. The Globe and Mail's desolate picture of a system that fails miserably in responding to sexual assault is the everyday reality for me and my victim clients. Sadly, my most important …

Public health nightmare: A Vaughan, Ont. daycare where 21-month-old Eva Ravikovich died this past July had rotting food in the fridge, unsanitized toys and tested positive for #Listeria, according to a public health inspection report: http://ow.ly/p42cl Read the full story HERE: http://ow.ly/p42ex

Unstoppable bear: Officials at Moncton's Magnetic Hill Zoo say a black bear scaled two fences before attacking and consuming a small deer. Residents in the area say the wild animal has been lurking around for weeks: http://ow.ly/poZCt

Here's a first look at the Sumatran tiger born at the London Zoo -- the first one in 17 years. http://ow.ly/pp9Wo

Amazing pix from northwestern Alberta, where a pipeline crew uncovered a fossil of a large dinosaur: http://ow.ly/ptue7

Scotland Yard says they are getting closer to the truth about Madeleine McCann’s disappearance http://natpo.st/GCOQf5