Canada & World

France’s yellow vests mark 3 months amid racist tensions

Police fired tear gas and brought in water cannons at protesters

U.S. transgender bathroom ban may end, but transcript irks teen

Gavin Grimm’s school transcript still lists him as female

Canadians stranded by Haitian protests arrive in Montreal

Another traveller said she hoped the week’s events wouldn’t discourage people from visiting Haiti in the future

Quebecers stranded by Haitian protests expected to fly back to Canada today

Transat said the 113 passengers are expected to arrive in Montreal

Tear gas, hate speech marks 14th yellow vest protest in Paris

Acrid clouds of tear gas filled the esplanade of Les Invalides monument

Man, 23, dies after fall from Las Vegas Strip viewing wheel

Police say the man apparently fell accidentally at the High Roller Observation Wheel

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‘They come here to contribute’: Syrian chocolatier to hire, mentor refugee

Peace by Chocolate of Antigonish, N.S., has committed to hiring 50 refugees by 2022

Wilson-Raybould resignation stokes anger, frustration within veterans community

Liberals have had three veterans-affairs ministers — Kent Hehr, Seamus O’Regan and Wilson-Raybould

Canadian rinks look to defend world junior curling titles at home

Canada is looking to defend gold in both the women’s and men’s divisions

New federal advisory says Canadians should avoid all travel to Haiti

Global Affairs says it upgraded its advisory for Haiti due to ongoing civil unrest throughout the country

Father of girl who died after Amber Alert issued arrested: Ontario police

he 41-year-old man was arrested west of Toronto by provincial police

Students sue to open Yale fraternities to women

Students also say women are being shut out of social, economic benefits offered by all-male fraternities

Wilson-Raybould’s cabinet move due to departure from team: Trudeau

Jody Wilson-Raybould suddenly quit the cabinet this week, but Trudeau isn’t saying

Trump officially declares national emergency to build border wall

President plans to siphon billions from federal military construction and counterdrug efforts

How healthy is your heart?

Time to make some positive lifestyle changes to keep your heart healthy

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Teacher who recorded students with pen camera is guilty of voyeurism: high court

Ryan Jarvis was charged with voyeurism after discovery of more than two dozen videos on his pen

Feds announce $20 million to reduce diesel use in remote Indigenous communities

This initiative builds on over $700 million already committed to help remote regions

Statistics Canada reports manufacturing sales down 1.3% in December

The drop for the final month of 2018 was the third consecutive month to see a decline