Saturday, October 23, 2021

SNC-Lavalin saga resurfaces after election with filing of new bribery charges

September 23, 2021 1:46 pm The SNC-Lavalin legal saga was thrust back into the spotlight Thursday after the RCMP announced they've charged two former executives and the engineering company itself...

DIY-ers benefit from lower prices in aftermath of lumber price correction

September 15, 2021 12:56 pm CALGARY — Homeowners who resisted the urge to renovate during the first 18 months of the pandemic may find now is their chance, as lumber...

Liberals highlight contrast with Conservatives on abortion, guns

September 1, 2021 2:11 pm OTTAWA — Justin Trudeau aimed Wednesday to distinguish the Liberals from Erin O'Toole's Conservatives with promises to enshrine abortion services in the Canada Health Act...

One presumed dead, one injured in collapse at B.C. construction site: RCMP

August 25, 2021 5:06 pm VANCOUVER — One person is believed to be dead and another is in hospital after part of a building collapsed, RCMP in North Vancouver said...

Infrastructure bank CEO says agency may spend more on zero-emission buses

July 27, 2021 3:06 am OTTAWA — The head of a federal infrastructure financing agency says he has seen a shift in the types of transit projects cities want to...

Indigenous services minister says more support needed for people in Nunavut

July 23, 2021 4:36 pm IQALUIT, Nunavut — Indigenous Services Minister Marc Miller says the federal government needs to do more to support people living in Nunavut, particularly when it...

CREA reports home sales down 8.4 per cent month-over-month in June

July 15, 2021 9:31 am Home sales across Canada fell for the third consecutive month in June as the market continued to slow from its March highs, but the month...

Residents display high-visibility safety gear to mourn victims of B.C. crane collapse

July 14, 2021 7:16 pm KELOWNA, B.C. — Photos of bright yellow and orange safety shirts or vests hanging on front stoops or in windows are spreading across social media...

Fifth body of victim in Kelowna, B.C., crane collapse is pulled from rubble

July 14, 2021 2:16 pm KELOWNA, B.C. — The body of a fifth man killed in the collapse of a construction crane in Kelowna, B.C., has been recovered by a...

Crane operators ‘no different than pilots’: Experts say crane safety top-notch

July 14, 2021 12:51 pm HALIFAX — Structural engineering experts say that while the sight of yet another crumpled crane in Canada may be unsettling, the towering equipment powering the...

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Cornet scores 2 for Burnley in draw at Southampton

October 23, 2021 12:26 pm SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — Maxwel Cornet scored twice for Burnley to salvage a point in a 2-2 draw at Southampton...

Class action certified alleging harm from extended solitary confinement in N.L. jails

October 23, 2021 12:26 pm ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — A Newfoundland and Labrador Supreme Court judge has certified a class action lawsuit alleging harm from...

Wilson’s overhead kick earns Newcastle draw at Palace in EPL

October 23, 2021 12:16 pm LONDON (AP) — Callum Wilson’s goal from an overhead kick rescued a 1-1 draw for Newcastle at Crystal Palace but...