Entries by Jacqueline Delange from 02/2012

Dead Labrador Boy's Family Slams DND Search 'Failure'

Posted 02.04.2012 | Canada

The family of a 14-year-old boy found dead off the coast of northern Labarador are asking why the Canadian Forces waited to look for thei...

Toronto Union Negotiations Continue

Posted 02.04.2012 | Canada Politics

UPDATE: Late Saturday night, the Toronto union negotiation deadline was extended to 2 a.m. That deadline passed and both sides continued to negotiate ...

Montreal Police Brutality: Alleged Brutality In Protest Video Investigated

Posted 02.04.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - Montreal police have launched an internal investigation after a video surfaced online showing an officer striking a student with a baton at...

Canada Slams UN 'Paralysis' On Syria

Posted 02.04.2012 | Canada Politics

Canada is "disappointed in the extreme" by the UN Security Council's "paralysis" after Russia and China vetoed a resolution calling for S...

Hundreds Rally Against Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipeline

Posted 02.04.2012 | Canada Business

More than 600 protesters have taken to the streets of Prince Rupert, B.C., to oppose Enbridge's proposed Northern Gateway pipeline from A...

Vancouver Island Earthquake: 5.7 Earthquake Recorded Off Vancouver Island Coast, No Tsunami

Posted 02.04.2012 | Canada

AP -- A 5.7 earthquake has been recorded about 105 miles west of Ucluelet off the coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia. A National Earthquak...

Vancouver Island Earthquake: Saturday Quake Off Vancouver Island Not Felt, Says Tofino, BC Mayor

Posted 02.04.2012 | Canada

TOFINO, B.C. - There was an earthquake off British Columbia's west coast on Saturday, but it wasn't strong enough to be noticed by the mayor of one Va...

David Warren Buchanan Charged With Attempted Child Abduction

Posted 02.04.2012 | Canada

EDMONTON - Police in B.C. have arrested a suspect in a case where a man allegedly tried to lure a child by claiming he was Santa.David Warren Buchanan...

Day Before Super Bowl, Web Page Inadvertently Proclaims Giants Winners

Posted 02.04.2012 | Canada

INDIANAPOLIS - Oops. Talk about a Super Mistake.Some 24 hours before the Super Bowl, this showed up on the web: "The Giants are Super Bowl CHAMPIONS,"...

Potential Halifax Water Strike Looms

Posted 02.05.2012 | Canada

As Metro Transit Workers entered the fourth day of their strike, Halifax Regional Council is facing another significant contract dispute....

Madonna Super Bowl Halftime Show: Romans, Cheerleaders And MIA's Middle Finger

Posted 02.05.2012 | Canada
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Life is a mystery. Everyone must stand alone. Except Madonna. Performing at this year's Super Bowl halftime show, Madge rolled up with voguing Roman s...

East Coast Braces For Severe Weather

Posted 02.11.2012 | Canada

Environment Canada issued weather warnings across Quebec and Atlantic Canada Saturday, caused by an "intensifying low pressure system" ap...

Trent Frayne Dead: Canadian Sports Writer Dies At 93

Posted 02.11.2012 | Canada

Legendary Canadian sports writer Trent Frayne has died at the age of 93. Frayne, who died in Toronto from complications stemm...

Tibet PM Sees Human-Rights 'Tragedy' Unfolding

Posted 02.11.2012 | Canada Politics

On the eve of Prime Minister Stephen Harper's last day in China, the prime minister of the Tibetan government-in-exile has sounded the alarm on the "t...

Whitney Houston's Daughter Rushed To Hospital

Posted 02.12.2012 | Canada
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Quebec Town 'Heartbroken' After Killing Of Woman, Sisters

Posted 02.12.2012 | Canada

A small Quebec town is in mourning Sunday after a Quebec man was charged with killing his nieces and his mother, who were found dead in t...

Stephen Harper's China Trip Showcases A Gentler Approach

Posted 02.12.2012 | Canada Politics

CHONGQING, China - A beaming Stephen Harper petting a panda may be the signature photo of the prime minister's four-day trip to China and also the sig...

NDP Leadership Debate: Candidates' French-Language Abilities Highlighted In Quebec Debate

Posted 02.12.2012 | Canada Politics

QUEBEC - The NDP leadership candidates had their French-language skills put to the test at a leadership debate Sunday in Quebec, where the party is ho...

Grammys 2012: See How The Stars Got Ready

Posted 02.12.2012 | Canada Style
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Stanley Park Petting Zoo Animals Feared Slaughtered

Posted 02.12.2012 | Canada

VANCOUVER - Dozens of animals that delighted children at a now-closed petting zoo operated by the City of Vancouver may have been sold for meat despit...

Doors Blocked In Fatal Manitoba Trailer Blaze

Posted 02.12.2012 | Canada

Four men who died in a residential trailer fire in Selkirk, Man., may not have been able to escape because both of the home's exits were blocked, a lo...

Hopedale, Labrador: State Of Emergency Declared, Red Cross Intervenes As Water System Could Freeze

Posted 02.17.2012 | Canada

HOPEDALE — The Canadian Red Cross and a Newfoundland and Labrador business have stepped in to help the town of Hopedale after a state of emergency w...

Scout Leaders Quietly Removed, Documents Reveal

Posted 02.17.2012 | Canada

The CBC’s The Fifth Estate has uncovered details in two past sexual abuse cases handled by Scouts Canada that were never reported to po...

Nathan Cullen Chastised At Enbridge Hearing

Posted 02.17.2012 | Canada Politics

Two days of hearings for Enbridge's Northern Gateway Project got off to a rocky start Friday in Prince Rupert, B.C., amid more opposition...

Canadian Acquitted In Bahrain Wants Help Leaving

Posted 02.18.2012 | Canada

An Ottawa man who was arrested in Bahrain and allegedly tortured in prison has won his court case, but says he won't feel safe returning ...