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No verdict from Cosby jury; defence lawyers slammed

NORRISTOWN, Pa. — The jury in Bill Cosby's sexual assault case ended a marathon first day of deliberations without reaching a verdict Wednesday as...

Union that represents WestJet pilots calls for strike vote to press for contract

CALGARY — The union that represents pilots at WestJet has called for a strike vote to press its demand for its first contract. The Air Line Pilots...

Double-size party at Maple Leaf Square as fans unite after Toronto van attack

TORONTO — Still reeling from Monday's deadly van attack, hundreds of Torontonians braved the rain outside Air Canada Centre on Wednesday night to cheer...

Canadian Transportation Agency launching inquiry into Sunwing flights

GATINEAU, Que. — The Canadian Transportation Agency says it is launching an inquiry into some mid-April Sunwing Airlines flights after receiving more than 80 complaints...

West Fraser notes higher first-quarter earnings despite weather, transport woes

VANCOUVER — West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. is reporting net earnings of $197 million in the first quarter of 2018 compared with $123 million...

B.C. moves to restrict ownership, use of pharmaceutical pill presses

VICTORIA — British Columbia is cracking down on pill presses in a bid to ease the ongoing opioid overdose crisis gripping the province. The provincial government says in...

Former Mountie who sexually assaulted teenage boys gets six years in prison

KAMLOOPS, B.C. — A former Mountie and youth sports coach who a judge says used his authority and trust to groom teenage boys before sexually...

Police searching for escaped prisoner in B.C.

MISSION, B.C. — Police are searching for a convicted killer who has escaped a minimum security prison in Mission, B.C. Correctional Service Canada says staff...

New Zealand warship transferred to Victoria shipyard for upgrades

Seaspan's Victoria Shipyards is welcoming the extended stay of a guest from down under on Thursday when the New Zealand navy frigate Te Kaha is officially transferred for system upgrades. A news release...

Mosque shooter couldn’t believe man he shot seven times survived: fellow inmate

Quebec City mosque shooter Alexandre Bissonnette told a fellow inmate he couldn't believe a man he pumped seven bullets into didn't die, a Crown prosecutor told...
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