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Assisted-dying legislation faces new legal challenge in BC

CBC.ca - ‎12 hours ago‎
A B.C. woman with spinal muscular atrophy is joining the British Columbia Civil Liberties Association to challenge the federal government's new assisted-dying legislation.
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Loonie and TSX continue their descent following Brexit vote

CP24 Toronto's Breaking News - ‎14 hours ago‎
TORONTO -- Britain's vote to leave the European Union continued to exact a toll Monday on North American stock markets, with Canada's main index plunging to its lowest level in nearly two months.
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NHL notes: Canadiens sign Andrew Shaw to 6-year deal

CBC.ca - ‎12 hours ago‎
Forward Andrew Shaw agreed to a six-year, $23.4 million contract with the Montreal Canadiens on Monday. The contract carries an annual average value of $3.9 million (all figures US dollars).
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Our best game is yet to come, says Iceland coach

Yahoo Canada Sports - ‎6 hours ago‎
NICE, France (Reuters) - Iceland may have pulled off one of the greatest shocks in European Championship history by beating England on Monday but joint-coach Heimir Hallgrimsson believes there is more to come.
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US accuses Russia of harassing diplomats

CNN - ‎6 hours ago‎
Washington (CNN) Washington has delivered high-level complaints to Moscow about accusations of increasing intimidation of American diplomats in Russia, the State Department said on Monday.
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Suicide bombers kill 5 in eastern Lebanon, near Syria border

CTV News - ‎18 hours ago‎
BEIRUT -- Suicide bombers killed five people and wounded at least 15 in a northwestern Lebanese village near the Syrian border on Monday, witnesses and paramedics said.
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Au Revoir Anglais? EU Could Drop English as Official Language After Brexit

NBCNews.com - ‎8 hours ago‎
BRUSSELS - English, the world's second language and the main working tongue of EU institutions, may no longer be an official language of the European Union once Britain leaves the bloc, a senior EU lawmaker said on Monday.
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Calgary toddler OK after falling into septic tank at Saskatchewan rest stop

The Daily Courier (subscription) - ‎3 hours ago‎
CALGARY - A Calgary family says they are still upset after their youngest child fell into a septic tank at a highway rest stop in Saskatchewan.
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Homeless killer John Paul Ostamas gets no chance of parole for 75 years

CBC.ca - ‎7 hours ago‎
Serial killer John Paul Ostamas has been sentenced to life in prison with no parole eligibility for 75 years for the 2015 killings of three homeless men on the streets of Winnipeg.
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BC NDP pledges to raise minimum wage to $15 if elected

The Globe and Mail (subscription) - ‎3 hours ago‎
The Leader of B.C.'s Official Opposition says he would, if elected, raise the province's minimum wage to $15 an hour by the end of his first term - a notable increase after B.C.
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45-storey Emerald Tower on Jasper Avenue wins approval

CBC.ca - ‎1 hour ago‎
After hours of debate Monday, city council approved the Emerald Tower, a 45-storey residential condo building set for Jasper Avenue in the Oliver neighbourhood.
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CEAA resumes review of Pacific NorthWest plans

The Globe and Mail (subscription) - ‎2 hours ago‎
Canada's environmental regulator has resumed its review of plans devised by Malaysia's state-owned Petronas to export liquefied natural gas from northern British Columbia, clearing the way for the federal cabinet to rule this fall on the controversial ...
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Standard & Poor's downgrades Saskatchewan credit rating due to budget concerns

News1130 - ‎6 hours ago‎
REGINA - Low natural resource prices have prompted Standard & Poor's to downgrade Saskatchewan's credit rating to double-A-plus from triple-A.
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Boil water advisory issued for parts of Saskatoon after water main break

CBC.ca - ‎6 hours ago‎
A water main break has caused the City of Saskatoon to issue a wide-sweeping precautionary boil water advisory. Areas east of Central Avenue and north of College Drive are under the advisory until further notice.
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Text 911 service offered for people with hearing, speech impairments

CTV News - ‎14 hours ago‎
The London Police Service and the London Fire Department are offering services to the Deaf, Hard of Hearing and Speech Impaired Community (DHHSI) within the city and Middlesex County.
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Caught on camera: Cabbie appears drunk behind wheel in Surrey

CTV News - ‎4 hours ago‎
A taxi driver has been charged after video surfaced that appeared to show him drunk behind the wheel, but he might not be off the road for long.
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Volkswagen reportedly reaches $14.7B US deal to settle emissions lawsuits

CBC.ca - ‎4 hours ago‎
Volkswagen diesel owners can choose to either sell their car back to the company or get a repair that could diminish the vehicle's performance under a settlement of claims tied to the German automaker's emissions-cheating scandal.
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"Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization" Reveals More Footage, Early Access Plans

Crunchyroll News - ‎4 hours ago‎
Bandai Namco revealed a new promo along with fresh details for PlayStation 4 and PS Vita game Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization, which launches in Japan on October 27, followed by a western release this fall.
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Old Montreal busker thrilled as Seal joins him for impromptu duet

CTV News - ‎8 hours ago‎
Many people didn't even stop to listen when four-time Grammy Award-winner Seal joined a Montreal busker for a duet of the song "Stand By Me" this week in Old Montreal's Place d'Armes.
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2016 Dora Awards spread the wealth

Toronto Star - ‎3 hours ago‎
Canadian Opera takes most prizes with eight. Tarragon Theatre takes three. Mirvish's Kinky Boots takes three. The 2016 Canadian Opera Company production of Siegfried won five Dora Awards.
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The great Eric Lindros debate has been put to bed

Sportsnet.ca - ‎3 hours ago‎
Canadian hockey fans will always find something to argue about, but with Eric Lindros being welcomed into the Hockey Hall of Fame Monday, one of the iconic Canadian hockey discussions has gone moot.
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NHL GMs must prepare for expansion draft in off-season plans

CTV News - ‎14 hours ago‎
Brad Treliving saw the rules for the expansion draft and immediately was in an advantageous position. The Calgary Flames' general manager needed a goaltender, and with Las Vegas set to harvest the NHL for two of them in a year, his colleagues had ...

Tropical colour in Sooke basin caused by algae bloom

CTV News - ‎7 hours ago‎
An algae bloom has triggered an unusual colour in the Sooke basin, but it's no cause for concern. The district of Sooke says the blue-green water is all natural and not necessarily “an indicator of water quality concerns.

Alberta environmentalists express concern over proposed Jasper bike trail

Globalnews.ca - ‎8 hours ago‎
FILE - The Canadian flag flies over the Columbia Icefields' Athabasca Glacier in Jasper National Park, in a May 7, 2014, file photo.

Marmots released on Mount Washington

CHEK - ‎3 hours ago‎
Vancouver Island Marmots were once near extinction, but thanks to a captive breeding program that number is now near 300. It is a delicate move the marmots are not crazy about and their shrill screams or chirps are a sign of that.
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Thanks to climate change, the Arctic is turning green

Hamilton Spectator - ‎11 hours ago‎
Using 29 years of data from Landsat satellites, researchers at NASA have found extensive greening in the vegetation across Alaska and Canada.
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Chile cracks down massively on child obesity - and McD's complies by cutting fat in Happy Meals

TVNZ - ‎1 hour ago‎
Chile implemented a new food labelling law today in the hopes of lowering the country's childhood obesity rate, which is one of the highest in the world.
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BC organ donor registry hits 1M milestone, but many more needed

CTV News - ‎6 hours ago‎
Health officials are celebrating a major milestone in the campaign to get British Columbians signed up for life-saving organ donations.
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Local veterinarians see spike in number of tick-borne diseases in dogs

CTV News - ‎8 hours ago‎
Veterinarians are sounding the alarm over a sharp increase in the number of dogs getting Lyme disease. At the River Road Animal Hospital, Dr.
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