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Regina Pats fall 4-2 to the Kamloops Blazers in WHL action

The Regina Pats (7-18-3-0) fell 4-2 to the Kamloops Blazers (19-9-2-1) in Western Hockey League action on Wednesday night. Blazers forward Orrin Centazzo scored the game’s first two goals, giving them a 2-0 lead heading into the second period. Trending Stories Popular Videos More from Global News Story continues below advertisement Pats defencemen Nikita Sedov […]

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Driver charged in 3-vehicle collision on Hwy. 7 near Peterborough

Posted December 12, 2019 10:39 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A driver has been charged in connection with Wednesday’s multi-vehicle collision on Highway 7 near Peterborough. According to City of Kawartha Lakes OPP, a vehicle made an unsafe turn from Lily Lake Road onto Highway […]

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Longueuil police arrest 6 men in early morning drug raids

Longueuil police have arrested six men in connection with a series of drug raids across Montreal’s South Shore early Thursday morning. The operation — the second in two days targeting alleged drug trafficking — is a crackdown on the distribution of cocaine in large quantities, police say. The raids began at 5 a.m. in the […]

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One law, many challenges: How lawyers are trying to overturn Quebec’s religious symbols ban

Later today, Quebec’s Court of Appeal will decide whether to suspend the ban on religious symbols that was voted into law this summer by the provincial legislature. The law, widely referred to as Bill 21, bars public school teachers, police officers and government lawyers, among other civil servants, from wearing religious symbols — like hijabs or […]

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Ontario teachers unions to challenge law limiting public sector wage increases

Four of Ontario’s biggest education unions are launching court challenges to provincial legislation that limits public sector wage increases. At a news conference Thursday morning at Queen’s Park, the heads of the four unions said that Bill 124 infringes on their charter-protected rights to collective bargaining.  The Protecting a Sustainable Public Sector for Future Generations […]

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Ottawa MPP Joel Harden apologizes after posing with vulgar anti-Ford sign

Posted December 11, 2019 9:31 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ An Ottawa MPP has apologized after a photograph of him posing with a man holding a “F–k Doug Ford” sign was posted online. A spokesperson for the Ontario NDP says MPP Joel Harden has apologized […]