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Women more likely than men to experience workplace harassment: StatsCan study

Women more likely than men to experience workplace harassment: StatsCan study

OTTAWA — A new study suggests women are more likely than men to experience workplace harassment, and that it's more common in health-related fields.
Freeland says corners could not be cut with U.S. arrest request of Huawei exec

Freeland says corners could not be cut with U.S. arrest request of Huawei exec

OTTAWA — Cutting corners to avoid arresting a Chinese executive at the request of the Americans simply was not an option to keep Canada out of a difficult political situation, Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said Monday.
Feds endangering rights of accused spy for China, lawyer tells Supreme Court

Feds endangering rights of accused spy for China, lawyer tells Supreme Court

OTTAWA — Federal foot-dragging over secrecy is risking the right to timely justice for a man accused of trying to spy for China on Canadian shipbuilding plans, his lawyer charges.
CP Exclusive: Consultations show support for repealed Ontario sex-ed curriculum

CP Exclusive: Consultations show support for repealed Ontario sex-ed curriculum

TORONTO — An overwhelming majority of those who weighed in on Ontario's sex education on the first day of public consultations opposed Premier Doug Ford's repeal of a modernized curriculum introduced by the previous Liberal government.
I didn't question Muskrat Falls cost estimates, former premier tells inquiry

I didn't question Muskrat Falls cost estimates, former premier tells inquiry

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — The premier who sanctioned the controversial Muskrat Falls hydro megaproject in Newfoundland and Labrador says she had no inkling how excessively over-budget it would become.
Ex-manager sentenced to 39 months prison in hospital corruption case

Ex-manager sentenced to 39 months prison in hospital corruption case

MONTREAL — A former hospital executive who pocketed a $10-million bribe in return for helping engineering giant SNC-Lavalin win a Montreal hospital-building contract was sentenced Monday to 39 months in prison.
Garbage Truck Santa's decorated rig rolls for 27th year in Whitehorse

Garbage Truck Santa's decorated rig rolls for 27th year in Whitehorse

WHITEHORSE — A familiar, if somewhat unconventional, holiday event resumes for its 27th season in Whitehorse but the man who's better known as Garbage Truck Santa worries he's celebrating on borrowed time.

Ottawa wins reprieve for solitary confinement law; now valid until April 30

TORONTO — The federal government eked out a four-month reprieve for its solitary confinement law on Monday despite criticism from Ontario's top court about Ottawa's failure to address concerns around segregation practices over the past year.
Those who resisted legal pot now 'caught flat footed' on supply, says Trudeau

Those who resisted legal pot now 'caught flat footed' on supply, says Trudeau

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is blaming pockets of resistance to the legalization of marijuana for a cannabis supply shortage that has slowed the dissemination of legal weed in parts of Canada.
CFIA announces recall of some types of cauliflower, lettuce due to E. coli fears

CFIA announces recall of some types of cauliflower, lettuce due to E. coli fears

OTTAWA — The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has announced a recall of certain types of cauliflower and lettuce due to possible E. coli contamination. In a post on its website, the agency says the products were produced by California-based Adam Bros.