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Dental hygienist loses licence as 'sexual abuser' for treating his wife

TORONTO — A dental hygienist branded as a sexual abuser and stripped of his licence because he treated his wife has lost his bid to have the punishment overturned.
Engineers approve plan to begin removal of Halifax crane toppled by Dorian

Engineers approve plan to begin removal of Halifax crane toppled by Dorian

HALIFAX — Nova Scotia's Labour minister says work will begin this weekend to remove a huge construction crane that collapsed in Halifax during Hurricane Dorian.
Provincial cabinet minister resigns over 'race card' comment about Innu Nation

Provincial cabinet minister resigns over 'race card' comment about Innu Nation

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — A provincial cabinet minister in Newfoundland and Labrador has resigned for making comments in a voicemail message deemed racist by one of the province's largest Indigenous groups.
Ontario woman's remains to return home from the Bahamas: mother

Ontario woman's remains to return home from the Bahamas: mother

The remains of an Ontario woman who died in the Bahamas during hurricane Dorian will soon be returned home, her mother said.
As Tories, NDP, Greens debate, Trudeau accused of ducking record

As Tories, NDP, Greens debate, Trudeau accused of ducking record

OTTAWA — An absent Justin Trudeau was the primary target for opposition leaders Thursday during the first debate of the federal election campaign but his rivals managed to bloody one another as well.
The Latest: First debate night of the campaign, minus the Liberal leader

The Latest: First debate night of the campaign, minus the Liberal leader

OTTAWA — The latest developments as federal party leaders take part in the first debate of the campaign (all times Eastern): 10 p.m. The first leaders debate of the federal election campaign has come to an end.
Pair of male king penguins parenting new chick at Calgary Zoo

Pair of male king penguins parenting new chick at Calgary Zoo

CALGARY — The Calgary Zoo's newest king penguin chick is already growing strong thanks to lots of parenting from a pair of male king penguins.

B.C. speculation and vacancy tax helps ease housing crunch: finance minister

VANCOUVER — Finance Minister Carole James is giving some credit to the speculation and vacancy tax for lowering home prices and easing rental vacancies in British Columbia.

Sikh truckers need helmets when exiting truck at work sites: Quebec Appeal Court

MONTREAL — The Quebec Court of Appeal has ruled against turban-wearing Sikh truck drivers who sought an exemption from putting on the helmet required by their employers.
Young moose crashes through the front door of a B.C. school board office

Young moose crashes through the front door of a B.C. school board office

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. — A moose that may have had a yearning for learning smashed its way into the Peace River North School District office in Fort St. John, B.C.