Saturday, October 23, 2021

Library and Archives Canada service cuts hindering research, historians complain

October 22, 2021 4:26 pm OTTAWA — Researchers say recent service cuts at Canada's national archives are making their work — already hampered by COVID-19 — even more challenging. In a...

Memorial to residential school victims removed from Parliament Hill

October 22, 2021 3:56 pm OTTAWA — A Parliament Hill memorial for Indigenous children who never returned from residential schools has been dismantled. The memorial — pairs of children's shoes, stuffed...

Canada approves Nunavut’s request for military help with Iqaluit’s water emergency

October 22, 2021 3:46 pm IQALUIT, Nunavut — The federal government has approved a request for the Canadian Armed Forces to help with the water emergency in Nunavut's capital. Prime Minister...

Green Party to drop legal action against Annamie Paul as discussions drag on

October 22, 2021 3:46 pm OTTAWA — Green Party executives have opted to drop a legal challenge against their leader that brought tensions between senior officials and Annamie Paul to...

Human rights adjudicator can’t decide workplace discrimination complaint: top court

October 22, 2021 3:36 pm OTTAWA — A labour arbitrator — not a human rights adjudicator — should weigh a complaint from a unionized Manitoba health-care aide who alleged discrimination...

Canada considers what to do with millions of unused COVID-19 vaccine doses

October 22, 2021 3:21 pm OTTAWA — Canada must decide what to do with millions of unused COVID-19 vaccine doses now that officials have confirmed they won't be needed to...

Quebec premier says Trudeau must ensure the Quebec nation does not lose a seat

October 22, 2021 3:06 pm The Quebec premier has challenged Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to ensure that the province does not lose a seat in the planned redistribution of parliamentary...

People with allergic reaction to COVID-19 vaccine can still get second dose: NACI

October 22, 2021 2:01 pm OTTAWA — Even people who had severe allergic reactions to their first dose of an mRNA COVID-19 vaccine can still safely get a second dose,...

Privacy czar probing complaints about federal public service vaccination requirement

October 22, 2021 1:51 pm OTTAWA — The federal privacy watchdog is investigating "a number of complaints" about the government's COVID-19 vaccination requirement for public servants.  Privacy commissioner Daniel Therrien said...

Defence Department vows to examine extremism in Canadian-trained foreign troops

October 22, 2021 12:56 pm OTTAWA — The Defence Department has vowed to review how the military screens for extremist views in the foreign troops it trains after a report...

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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...