Report: Canadians can’t light up yet, justice minister warns after ‘historic’ bill to legalize...

The Senate has passed a contentious bill to legalize pot, but Canadians cannot legally light up for several weeks to give provinces time to set up a retail regime, Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould...

Edmonton: Another delay for opening of Borden Park natural pool

Jacinte Lanctot brought her two toddlers to Borden Park on Wednesday, hoping to splash around in the park's new natural swimming pool for the first time.She was two days early — the pool...

Inside a lavish retreat where lobbyists donate for access to state attorneys general (Details)

State attorneys general, who are the top law enforcement officials in each state, have the final say on which cases to pursue or not. That power has not gone unnoticed by lobbyists. ...

Report: Why a B.C. priest was barred from practising psychology

Serious concerns about Father Lucien Larre's competence were behind the decision to bar him from practice as a psychologist, but the Catholic priest had another theory for what happened, according to court documents...

Report: Sudbury couple fear legal action in Laurentian University land dispute

A Sudbury couple says they're "staring down the barrel of litigation" in an ongoing property dispute with Laurentian University.James Crispo and Dominque Ansell own a home on South Bay Road, but two summers...

Edmonton: Time to celebrate or act of protest? Pride means different things to different...

The history of the Pride parade in Edmonton has seen many forms. What started out as a protest of discrimination — against people who are lesbian or gay, bisexual or trans, queer, questioning or...

Report: Boil-water advisory in Renfrew, Ont. lifted

A boil-water advisory that was in place for a large swath of Renfrew, Ont. has been lifted.The advisory had been in place since Monday, after a water main break caused problems with the...

Report: Lawyer claims young Toronto black man beaten into coma by officers, but police...

An alleged case of police brutality making waves on social media — involving a 23-year-old black man whose lawyer says he was "beaten into a coma"—  isn't what it's made out to be, say...

Winter freeze in Australia as bitter cold snap hits east coast (Details)

The UK may be enjoying some balmy temperatures at the moment but parts of Australia are experiencing a cold snap. ...

Florida lawmakers denied entry at detention center for undocumented children (Details)

HOMESTEAD, Fla. -- The number of undocumented children held in federal detention centers is growing. The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) said nearly...

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