Nova Scotia

Drunk Nova Scotia Man Bites Off Mourner's Nose At A Wake

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.20.2016 | Canada

"Fall apart things did — and in a rather intense fashion.''

Halifax Elects 1st Black Councillor In 20 Years

CP | Adina Bresge, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.17.2016 | Canada Politics

"It's great that we have someone who's not of European descent and is not over fifty, but we need to have all different voices."

Cape Breton Flood Leaves Residents Commuting By Canoe

The Huffington Post Canada | Maham Abedi | Posted 10.13.2016 | Canada

This is what happens after 200 millimetres of rain.

Hurricane Hermine Could Hit Nova Scotia

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.03.2016 | Canada

The storm is making its way up the Atlantic coast.

Sobeys Withdraws Appeal Of Racism Decision Amid Boycott

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.27.2016 | Canada Business

The company faced a boycott by a group of 19 churches.

The Stanley Cup Comes To Canada, But Only For A Visit

CP | Adina Bresge, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.17.2016 | Canada Living

Scores of spectators waited hours for Sidney Crosby in the sweltering heat.

Canada Lacks A Definite Narrative About Who Founded The Country

Jack Jedwab | Posted 07.04.2016 | Canada
Jack Jedwab

Canada does not appear to possess a definitive or authoritative narrative that properly connects when and by whom the country was founded. While surveys reveal that most Canadians believe that 1867 is the founding date of Canada many of those same people think the First Nations are amongst the founding peoples.

Researchers Dig Up Fossils From Dinosaur Times Along Bay Of Fundy

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.26.2016 | Canada

Tim Fedak said the fossils scattered along Wasson Bluff date back to a time of great evolutionary change.

Nova Scotia Man To Face Trial For Swearing In Public

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.24.2016 | Canada

The case could set a "chilling precedent."

Senior's Enchanting Dance Caught On Gas Station Camera

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 06.23.2016 | Canada

This is wonderful.

The RCMP Parodied 'Hotline Bling' And Good God There's A Video

The Huffington Post Canada | Mohamed Omar | Posted 04.20.2016 | Canada Living

This is real. You are not imagining it.

Small Town Hospitality Soothes Rough Start For Syrian Family

CP | Michael Tutton, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.18.2016 | Canada Impact

"Without this help ... I probably would have made the decision to go back to Jordan."

4 Men Charged With Sexual Assault Of 14-Year-Old Nova Scotia Girl

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.14.2016 | Canada

All four are scheduled to return to court May 4.

Sobeys Fights Ruling That Worker Racially Profiled Customer

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Paling | Posted 03.30.2016 | Canada Business

The grocery chain wants another chance in court.

Ontario's Government Should Not Be For Sale

Mike Schreiner | Posted 03.29.2016 | Canada Politics
Mike Schreiner

But it certainly appears that Premier Wynne has put out a big for sale sign by hosting high-priced private dinners for deep-pocketed insiders. Sadly, the premier has defended the indefensible by saying that corporate fundraising is part of the political process. She has attempted to justify her high-priced private dinners by claiming that everyday citizens have the same access as those ponying up $6,000 a plate. If this true, then for that price people must be getting some extra fine food. The premier and the political establishment dismiss critics of corporate fundraising by hiding behind the rules. Well, I say the rules stink.

Police Warn Public About Release Of 'Black Widow'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.18.2016 | Canada

She completed her sentence for spiking her newlywed husband's coffee with tranquilizers.

Families Of Dead Inmates Grieve As Their Questions Go Unanswered

CP | Michael Tutton, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.18.2016 | Canada

"Until you launch the lawsuit, according to the government you don't have rights to any of the information."

Rapist's Weekends-Only Sentence Is 'Disheartening': Women's Advocate

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Paling | Posted 03.12.2016 | Canada

A Halifax man told his victim she looked “like someone who just got raped.”

Creepy Fish Found Near Newfoundland Is The Stuff Of Nightmares

The Huffington Post Canada | Jessica Chin | Posted 03.14.2016 | Canada

One UK tabloid described its eyes as "evil."

This 'Human Library' Put A Face To The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict

Aya Al-Hakim | Posted 03.07.2016 | Canada Politics
Aya Al-Hakim

The Palestinians and Jews of the community posed as a "human library" on Palestine. Each had a desk and a sign specifying if they were Palestinian Canadian, Palestinian Israeli, Jewish Israeli or Canadian Jew. Each had a story to tell on how the conflict affected them personally.

Nova Scotia, This Is Where Your Tax Dollars Are Going

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Paling | Posted 03.04.2016 | Canada Business

The "Trailer Park Boys" got their wish, and it was granted by the government of Nova Scotia.

Nova Scotia's Trying To 'Monetize' On Its Trump Moment

CP | Rob Roberts, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.04.2016 | Canada Business

"It's been a wonderful gift that keeps on giving."

Nova Scotia Is Spending $25 Million To Fix A Boat

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.03.2016 | Canada

"This was terribly managed out of the gate.''

After 80 Years, This Nova Scotia Couple Is Still 'Sticking Together'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.29.2016 | Canada Living

The couple got married in 1935.

Black People 'Don't Feel At Home' In N.S. Justice System: Lawyer

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.18.2016 | Canada

A Halifax lawyer is questioning the racial fairness of Nova Scotia's legal system.