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May 24, 2018 5:20 PM Morgan Freeman apologizes amid sexual misconduct allegations

Morgan Freeman is apologizing to work colleagues 'who felt uncomfortable or disrepected' by him, following a CNN report alleging sexual harassment and inappropriate behaviour by the veteran actor. "Anyone who knows me or has worked with me knows I am not someone who would intentionally offend or knowingly make anyone feel uneasy," Freeman said in a statement 10

May 22, 2018 3:27 AM Australian archbishop convicted of child sex abuse cover-up

Philip Wilson, 67, pleaded not guilty and could face 2-year prison sentence An Australian archbishop who was the most senior Roman Catholic cleric in the world charged with covering up child sex abuse was convicted Tuesday and faces a potential two years in prison. Magistrate Robert Stone handed down the verdict against Archbishop of Adelaide Philip 16

May 20, 2018 8:00 AM Rude officers, seized items and touchy pat downs top CATSA complaints list

Most common gripes are with the attitude and professionalism of airport security officers The most common gripe from a population stereotyped for its politeness were complaints with officers' perceived attitudes. The majority of people who wrote in were upset with "power pushing" CATSA officers with a "bastardized approach to customer service" and pleaded 17

May 18, 2018 11:50 AM Paul Bernardo to appear in court on weapons charge

Convicted killer Paul Bernardo is scheduled to make a court appearance in Napanee, Ont., today via video from prison. He is charged with one count of possession of a weapon and this will be his third court date on the matter when he steps before a camera at the maximum-security Millhaven Institution. Bernardo, one of Canada’s most infamous killers, was arrested 12

May 10, 2018 12:50 PM Investigation clears Green Party Leader Elizabeth May of workplace harassment

The party launched the investigation after three former employees accused May of creating a toxic work environment. OTTAWA—The Green Party announced Thursday that a third-party investigation concluded accusations levelled against longtime leader Elizabeth May do not constitute workplace harassment. The allegations, first reported by the Toronto Star in January 8

May 7, 2018 7:43 PM Ex-Transparent star Jeffrey Tambor denies misconduct, admits he was 'difficult'

Former assistant, Transparent actor accuse Tambor of inappropriate touching, sexual propositions Fired Transparent actor Jeffrey Tambor says he was 'difficult' to work with on the show but rejects allegations of sexual misconduct. Tambor says his behaviour stemmed from worry that he would fall short in his portrayal of a transgender woman on Amazon's 14

May 4, 2018 8:00 AM If there's more to MP Erin Weir's expulsion than the public knows, the NDP should say so: Robyn Urback

Without further details, this case is sure to become Exhibit A of the #MeToo movement going too far The NDP has provided #MeToo skeptics with a handy new case study: the expulsion of Saskatchewan MP Erin Weir from caucus. As of Thursday, the NDP hadn't revealed the exact nature of the allegations against Weir — only that a third-party investigator had found 23

May 3, 2018 4:14 PM Toronto police charge four-time Canadian Olympic coach with multiple sex assaults of taekwondo student

A former head coach with Taekwondo Canada is facing 13 charges related to sexual assault allegations involving a teenage girl he was coaching. Toronto police arrested Shin Wook Lim, a four-time coach with Canada’s summer Olympic team, on Tuesday, alleging he sexually assaulted the student over the course of two years, from 2015 to 2017. His charges include 13

April 30, 2018 5:22 PM Second minister out of Newfoundland cabinet pending conduct review

Premier Dwight Ball says the commissioner for legislative standards will investigate the allegations against Dale Kirby as part of attempts to halt bullying in provincial politics. ST. JOHN’S, N.L.—A second minister in less than a week is out of Newfoundland and Labrador’s cabinet over a complaint about inappropriate conduct. Premier Dwight Ball says Dale Kirby 14

April 25, 2018 5:01 PM Canadian toymaker Spin Master files patent suit against Mattel

The claim seeks an injunction preventing Mattel from using patented mechanisms used in its Mecard toys. Mattel Inc. has not filed a response to the allegations with the court and has yet to reply to requests for comment. Spin Master’s Bakugan toys were launched in 2007 in conjunction with a Japanese-Canadian anime series called Bakugan Battle Brawlers 19