Sunday, June 24, 2018

Legalization comes with risks: Doctors reminding public that health effects of cannabis use are...

On the heels of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's announcement Wednesday that adults will be able to legally buy and consume recreational marijuana on Oct. 17, some...

Ebola outbreak in Congo ‘largely contained,’ says WHO

The World Health Organization says there is "cautious optimism" that the Ebola outbreak in Congo may be winding down. In a report issued this week, the...

After 4,000 episodes, The Jerry Springer show comes to an end

The Jerry Springer Show has come to an end, but it won't fully disappear. NBC Universal said this week that the CW...

Peter Fonda apologizes for ‘vulgar’ Barron Trump tweet

Fonda apologized Wednesday for a late-night Twitter rant in which he suggested 12-year-old Barron Trump should be ripped from "his mother's arms...

152 severe bedsores reported at Nova Scotia long-term care facilities

The province revealed Thursday there are at least 152 cases of severe bedsores at Nova Scotia long-term care facilities, data gathered as police investigate the death of...

Suspect arrested in rapper XXXTentacion’s slaying

A 22-year-old suspect has been arrested and charged with murder days after the killing of rising rap star XXXTentacion, who was fatally...

Suspect arrested in rapper XXXTentacion’s shooting death

Dedrick Devonshay Williams, 22, of Pompano Beach, Fla., was arrested shortly before 7 p.m. Wednesday in the death of rapper XXXTentacion. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/suspect-arrested-in-rapper-xxxtentacion-s-shooting-death-1.4715594?cmp=rss

Kate Spade Foundation announces $1M charity donation ahead of designer’s funeral

Kate Spade New York has announced plans to donate $1 million US to support suicide prevention and mental health awareness causes in...

How a new wave of Indigenous cinema is changing the narrative of Canada

Three of the leading voices in Canada's Indigenous cinema scene sit down with The National to talk about the new wave of...

Chemicals found in some U.S. water supplies more toxic than previously thought, report says

A family of industrial chemicals turning up in public water supplies around the U.S. is even more toxic than previously thought, threatening human health at...