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Manitoba massage therapist who gave female clients 'inguinal' treatments convicted of sex assault
Seven women told police that he touched them inappropriately during massage appointments between 2010 and 2014that he didn't properly explain his techniques and never got their consent.
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Woman says she lost ring finger on West Edmonton Mall waterslide | CTV News
A Saskatchewan woman says she lost a finger after her ring got caught on a waterslide at one of the largest malls in North America.
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CommentBusiness | 9:32 AM on Wednesday
Oil tankers coming in and out of the Strait of Juan de Fuca — the waterway between Vancouver Island and Washington state — are nothing special. In this crucial passage shared with the United States, if tankers are noticed at all they are just part of a pa
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CommentMisc CDN | 7:50 AM on Wednesday
The British Columbia government has declared a state of emergency to support the provincewide response to the ongoing wildfire situation.
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CommentScience | 6:43 AM on Wednesday
Scientists have found a rapid way of producing magnesite, a mineral which stores carbon dioxide. If this can be developed to an industrial scale, it opens the door to removing CO2 from the atmosphere for long-term storage, thus countering the global warmi
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CommentBusiness | 7:18 AM on Wednesday
If you expect a long line of eager prospective employees to show up for your minimum wage job posting, it might be time to rethink your business model and your attitude. When labour is in short supply, it should create upward pressure on wages, but B.C
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CommentBusiness | 6:43 AM on Wednesday
A researcher from the University of Calgary says temperatures are on the rise across Alberta, but Calgary, along with Banff and Jasper national parks, is really feeling the heat.
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CommentLaw & Order | 2:39 PM on Tuesday
More than 1,000 children — and possible many more — were molested by hundreds of Roman Catholic priests in six Pennsylvania dioceses, while senior church officials took steps to cover it up, according to a landmark grand jury report.
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CommentTech | 11:43 AM on Tuesday
The hacking demonstration came as concerns swirl about election system vulnerabilities before mid-term state and federal elections.
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CommentLaw & Order | 11:36 AM on Tuesday
Nebraska used a lethal injection of four drugs in a never-before-tried combination, including the powerful opioid fentanyl, to carry out its first execution in more than two decades.
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CommentMisc CDN | 11:34 AM on Tuesday
Students at Trinity Western University will no longer have to sign an agreement promising to abstain from all sex outside of heterosexual marriage.
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CommentProvincial Politics | 10:52 AM on Tuesday
OTTAWA — Ontario is renewing its demand that the federal government foot the entire bill for services provided to thousands of irregular border crossers who are seeking asylum in the province. Lisa MacLeod, Ontario's minister of children, community and
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CommentMisc World | 9:21 AM on Tuesday
Centuries after Blackbeard's cannons fell silent and the Jolly Roger came down from rum ports across the Caribbean, the region is confronting a new and less romanticized era of pirates
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CommentLaw & Order | 8:33 AM on Tuesday
A German tourist who was shot in the head near Calgary is showing signs of severe and life-changing injuries, according to the honorary German consul in Calgary.
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CommentMilitary | 7:38 AM on Tuesday
After years of waiting, Rangers in Canada’s North are going to get their new rifles, three years after the federal government first announced the upgrades.
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CommentBusiness | 7:33 AM on Tuesday
Organic farmer Graham Sparrow loads his van with freshly picked strawberries, carrots, leeks and kale. It's Tuesday — delivery day — and Sparrow's produce is destined for members of his community-supported agriculture (CSA) program in Edmonton.
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CommentMisc CDN | 6:40 AM on Tuesday
Three Canadian cities have placed in the top 10 of a global ranking by the Economist Intelligence Unit of the world's most livable cities, with Vienna dethroning perennial favourite Melbourne for the first spot.
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CommentTech | 5:20 AM on Tuesday
Google wants to know where you go so badly that it records your movements even when you explicitly tell it not to.
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CommentMisc World | 4:51 AM on Tuesday
Images circulating on Italian media show the highway through the city with a large section missing. Emergency vehicles are responding fearing cars have fallen into the gap.
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CommentBusiness | 4:50 AM on Tuesday
The Ponte Morandi A10 - also known as the Polcevera Viaduct - has been destroyed in what a minister has described as "an immense tragedy"
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CommentMisc World | 4:49 AM on Tuesday
The Ponte Morandi A10 - also known as the Polcevera Viaduct - has been destroyed in what a minister has described as "an immense tragedy"
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CommentMisc World | 1:30 AM on Tuesday
Witnesses heard a 'loud bang' as the silver vehicle hit barriers in Westminster at around 7.30am this morning.
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CommentLifestyle | 11:00 PM on Monday
A West Edmonton Mall candy shop has removed a statue of an Indigenous man wearing a headdress made of lollipops following complaints it was an inappropriate use of a sacred object.
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CommentPolitical | 10:41 PM on Monday
The Alberta premier has made clear she’d rather stick needles up her nose than have Singh lecture her about pipelines from a seat in B.C.
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CommentBusiness | 10:39 PM on Monday
Marijuana and monopoly don’t mix. At least not in Doug Ford’s Ontario. In stark contrast to the previous Liberal plan, the Ford government announced on Monday that it would be moving forward with a private retail store model.
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CommentLaw & Order | 9:31 PM on Monday
Jose Rodriguez-Carrasco, a 37-year-old Oroville resident, reportedly chased down 39-year-old Sacramento resident Jason Dyke and attacked him after their cars collided on Interstate 5.
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CommentMisc World | 9:30 PM on Monday
Fires were reported in Malmö, Gothenburg and Helsingborg as dramatic footage showed youths targeting vehicles in a shopping centre and hospital car park at Frölunda Torg.
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CommentEnvironmental | 2:16 PM on Monday
B.C. has formally requested wildfire assistance from the federal government.
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CommentUncle Sam | 8:22 AM on Monday
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CommentLaw & Order | 10:02 AM on Sunday
Tyrone McAllister, the son of a California police chief, smiled and waved his middle fingers in the air during his first court appearance. McAllister is accused of attacking an elderly Sikh man.
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CommentLifestyle | 12:43 AM on Sunday
These identical twins share the same genes and upbringing, but one of them is straight and the other gay. They're taking part in a new study.
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CommentHealth | 12:38 AM on Sunday
Sarah Higson and James de Malplaquet’s son Kit died of the virus – which can be passed on by an innocent kiss or touch from a relative or nurse – at just 13 days old at a hospital in London.