Tuesday, October 17, 2017

‘A dark day for my community’: Ottawa Somalis react to Saturday bombing

Members of Ottawa's Somali community are coming together to support each other and consider possible responses to Saturday's deadly bombing in Mogadishu. Farah Aw-Osman, executive director of Canadian...

Algonquin students in academic limbo as faculty strike

Students at Algonquin College are unsure of how they can finish their semester as hundreds of the school's professors walked off the job. More than 12,000 faculty at...

NYC terror case records unsealed after Canadian man’s plea for help from Omar Khadr’s...

Court records for the case of a 19-year-old Canadian man who pleaded guilty to terrorism charges were unsealed after he asked a judge, in...

Art of painting’s brush with death greatly exaggerated, say contest jurors

The age-old practice of putting paint to canvas continues to thrive among Canada's young and emerging artists, if the volume of entrants to a...

Homicide victim annoyed at handyman, colleagues tell murder trial

In the weeks leading up to her death, homicide victim Carol Culleton was annoyed by the pace of her handyman and mentioned a series of...

Accused Lindhout hostage-taker says he was coerced into helping kidnappers

One of the men accused of kidnapping Amanda Lindhout said he was forced to travel to a house outside Mogadishu where she was being held...

Undercover Mountie pitched phoney documentary to accused kidnapper

An undercover Mountie posing as a media mogul dangled the prospect of a lucrative film documentary about the Amanda Lindhout hostage-taking in order to...

What students need to know about the Ontario college strike

Faculty and staff at 24 Ontario colleges have gone on strike, cancelling classes for more than 500,000 students.  As an Ontario college student, here are...

Erik Karlsson to make season debut for Ottawa Senators Tuesday

The Ottawa Senators just sliced through western Canada. Now their superstar captain is coming back after going under the knife in the off-season. Senators coach...

Dogged by ‘socially divisive’ issues, Patrick Brown tries to hone his message

Ontario Progressive Conservative Leader Patrick Brown sought to clarify his policy positions Monday after political opponents criticized the party's list of 139 ideas for...

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