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Measles 'outbreak' in Vancouver with nine cases; most linked to French schools

Measles 'outbreak' in Vancouver with nine cases; most linked to French schools

Vancouver Coastal Health says it's facing an "outbreak" of measles with nine cases in the city this month.
Former B.C. premier Gordon Campbell accused of sexual assault: British newspaper

Former B.C. premier Gordon Campbell accused of sexual assault: British newspaper

LONDON — A British newspaper says police in London are investigating an allegation of sexual assault made against former British Columbia premier Gordon Campbell.
Fourteen 'dream' homes ordered evacuated as sinkholes open in Sechelt, B.C.

Fourteen 'dream' homes ordered evacuated as sinkholes open in Sechelt, B.C.

Greg and Gerry Latham spent Friday morning scrambling to pack up family heirlooms as a series of sinkholes threatened to destroy their dream retirement home on British Columbia's Sunshine Coast.
Ottawa, provincial governments commit to addressing abuse in sports

Ottawa, provincial governments commit to addressing abuse in sports

Canadian politicians are banding together to address harassment, abuse and discrimination in sports, but details on their plans remain slim. Kirsty Duncan, Canada's Minister of Science and Sport, announced in Red Deer, Alta.
Former SNC executive has obstruction charge dropped because of excessive delays

Former SNC executive has obstruction charge dropped because of excessive delays

MONTREAL — A former SNC-Lavalin executive and his lawyer had obstruction of justice charges against them stayed Friday on the grounds it took too long to bring the case to trial.
Manitoba to look at connection between youth incarceration and child welfare

Manitoba to look at connection between youth incarceration and child welfare

WINNIPEGOSIS, Man. — Manitoba is taking a hard look at youth justice and its connection to child welfare after a study found more than half of kids incarcerated had also been in care.

Wilson-Raybould snubbed Senate committee on corporate corruption bill

OTTAWA — Former justice minister Jody Wilson-Raybould angered senators by refusing to give testimony on a change to the Criminal Code that is now at the centre of allegations that she was improperly pressured to help SNC-Lavalin avoid criminal prosec
Father charged with first-degree murder in daughter's death

Father charged with first-degree murder in daughter's death

The alarms rang out in the middle of the night, triggered by a mother's urgent pleas to police to save her daughter hours after she celebrated her 11th birthday.

Statistics Canada says adults living with parents usually employed and single

OTTAWA — A Statistics Canada report is digging deeper into what kind of adults live with their parents at a time when more are doing so than ever before. Close to 1.
Crown stays sexual assault charge against Calgary chef Michael Noble

Crown stays sexual assault charge against Calgary chef Michael Noble

CALGARY — The Crown has stayed a sexual assault charge against prominent Calgary chef and restaurant owner Michael Noble because there was no reasonable likelihood of conviction.