Eastern Canada

Ex-NHL goalie Ray Emery was giving back to Hamilton the night before he died

Ray Emery was giving back to Hamilton and playing the game he loved the night before he died.<p>The ex-NHL goalie was one of several current and former …

Ice Hockey

The Life and Works of Maud Lewis, Canadian Folk Artist

Maud Lewis (March 7, 1903 – July 30, 1970) was a 20th-century Canadian folk artist. With a focus on subjects in nature and ordinary life and a folk …

Art

Mother of girls shot at playground calls for community programs to stop gun crime

TORONTO — The mother of two young girls who were hit by stray bullets at a Toronto playground last month called Monday for better education and …

Halifax

Number of government employees fired for misconduct, incompetence sees sharp increase

The number of federal public servants fired for misconduct or incompetence has risen sharply in recent years, according to figures obtained by CBC …

Canadian Politics

Charlottetown woman charged in deaths of two babies

CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I. - A more than year-long investigation has resulted in a 39-year-old Charlottetown woman facing numerous charges relating to the …

Prince Edward Island

Male located in Fall River

Just before 4 a.m. this morning, Halifax District RCMP located the 32-year-old man who was observed in the Fall River area over the weekend.<p>The RCMP …

Halifax

Man Caught Allegedly Masturbating; Police Training: Patch PM

Today's stories from across the North Bay.<p>NORTH BAY, CA – Missed today's headlines? Here are the Patch stories from Marin, Napa, Solano and Sonoma …

North Bay

Soulpepper pauses training program amid 'culture change' at theatre

TORONTO — Normally, the Soulpepper Academy would be ramping up for a nation-wide audition process to find the finest thespians, directors and …

Halifax

Motorcyclist in stable condition after Charlottetown crash that killed his wife

CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I. - Police may need to wait some time before interviewing the motorcyclist injured in a single-vehicle collision Sunday in …

Prince Edward Island

Rehtaeh Parsons’ father: the 2015 sex ed curriculum could have saved my daughter

When the Ontario government introduced its new sex-ed curriculum in 2015, Glen Canning was living several provinces over in Nova Scotia, but decided …

Rehtaeh Parsons

25 for 25: episode 1998

click to enlarge<p>It was #MeToo moment decades before #MeToo even existed. Gerald Regan, former Nova Scotian premier and Liberal party statesman, …

Halifax

Queensland Beach closed to swimmers because of bacteria

It has been a challenging summer so far for one of Nova Scotia's most popular beaches.<p>The road to Queensland Beach has been fixed, but now another …

Canada

CBC News

It was every tourist town's worst fears come true. People were calling the local harbour a "toilet bowl," "disturbing," and "disgusting." Some …

Nova Scotia

Brazilian bull rider Marcos Gloria wins top prize at the Calgary Stampede rodeo

CALGARY — Brazilian bull rider Marcos Gloria made the most of his second chance to win $100,000 at the Calgary Stampede rodeo on Sunday.<p>Gloria was …

Halifax

Monsoon updates: Extremely heavy rainfalls very likely at isolated places over Konkan,Goa

Heavy to very heavy rain at a few places with extremely heavy rainfalls very likely at isolated places over Konkan and Goa on Tuesday, according to …

India

Edge Towers Attracting Toronto Buyers with Mississauga Prices

As rising home prices continue to make the Toronto housing market less affordable, more buyers are looking to other municipalities in the GTA in …

Toronto

Atlantic Sea Through the Narrows

Home / News / Halifax Shipping News / Atlantic Sea Through the Narrows<p>Atlantic Sea passing under the Mackay Bridge this Past weekend.<p>Original …

Halifax

CANDIDATES FOR THE EXECUTIVE COUNCIL OF NISHNAWBE ASKI NATION ANNOUNCED

Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Chief Electoral Officer Jocelyn Formsma has received and verified the nominations for the following persons for the …

Aboriginal Canadians

Two more lottery winners from Northern Ontario

Northern Ontario has two new big lottery winners.<p>The first is Scott Rienguette from Hanmer, who is celebrating a $1-million encore prize win!<p>He …

Ontario

Girl, 6, dies after being hit by van at campsite in Lanaudière

A six-year-old was killed after being hit by a van at a campsite in St-Félix-de-Valois, in the Lanaudière region about 90 kilometres north of …

Quebec

Royal family releases new photos to mark Prince Louis's christening

Kensington Palace has released family photos of Prince Louis in the arms of his mother, the Duchess of Cambridge, to mark the baby boy's …

Entertainment (Canada)

Edmonton city manager Linda Cochrane to stay on until fall 2020

City council has agreed to an 18-month contract extension for city manager Linda Cochrane that will keep her in the role until September …

Edmonton

Six-year-old girl dies after being hit by vehicle at Quebec camping ground

SAINT-FELIX-DE-VALOIS, Que. — A six-year-old girl has died after being struck by a vehicle at a camping ground 90 kilometres northeast of …

Quebec

MS patients had higher incidence of certain conditions: UBC study

A new study from the University of British Columbia suggests conditions such as sleep problems, irritable bowel syndrome and depression are more …

Multiple Sclerosis

Cuts to renewable energy contracts will kill more than 200 projects in Southwestern Ontario

Looking to stay true to his promise to cut hydro costs by 12 per cent, Ontario Premier Doug Ford is axing more than 758 renewable energy contracts …

Renewable Energy

An aisle-by-aisle look at how to buy Canadian at the grocery store

TORONTO — Some consumers have vowed to take their patriotism to the supermarket and buy only made-in-Canada products after the federal government …

Canada

Fire Investigation summary for 5 Brown Ave., Dartmouth

<b>5 Brown Ave., Dartmouth</b><p>July 13, 2018<p>This fire involved a recycling plant. There were no injuries and no fatalities.<p>The ignition source was determined …

Halifax

Vinessa Antoine Makes Canadian History, Cast in CBC Drama 'Diggstown' | Vinessa Antoine Makes Canadian History, Cast in CBC Drama ‘Diggstown’ News | Soaps.com

<b>Daytime actress headed to primetime.</b><p>Soaps.com congratulates <i>General Hospital's</i> Vinessa Antoine (Port Charles' Jordan Ashford) on being cast in the …

Canadian History

North Bay mom charged in deaths of 2 daughters reaches plea deal

PETALUMA — The mother of two girls killed in 2016 when the car she was driving plunged into a Northern California river reached a tentative plea …

North Bay

Three Days Grace to play Halifax in November

Three Days Grace will be coming to Halifax later this year.<p>The band will play an all-ages show at the Cunard Centre on Nov. 23.<p>The Canadian rockers …

Halifax