August 16, 2017 8:36 PM Sarnia nurse charged for allegedly stealing fentanyl from Bluewater Health
Police launched investigation after receiving reports from hospital officials A Sarnia nurse was charged Wednesday after police allege he stole fentanyl from Bluewater Health. Investigators say the 32-year-old man removed an anaesthetic box containing various medications and narcotics from an operating room on Aug. 10. In the following days, he took vials 8
August 14, 2017 5:58 PM Trump calls KKK, neo-Nazis 'criminals' after Charlottesville remarks criticized Add to ..
U.S. President Donald Trump denounced neo-Nazis and the Ku Klux Klan as criminals and thugs on Monday, bowing to mounting political pressure after initially saying many sides were to blame after a white-nationalist rally turned deadly in Virginia. Trump had been assailed by Republicans and Democrats alike for failing to respond more forcefully to Saturday’s 8
August 14, 2017 4:47 PM The migrant surge on the border isn’t a crisis, it’s just a fiasco
Terry Glavin: Canada can easily absorb migrants crossing into Quebec. The real problem is this country’s dysfunctional immigration system. As Canadian Forces teams were busy building a tent village last week to accommodate a surge of mostly Haitian asylum claimants crossing the border from upstate New York into Quebec near Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle, that’s 21 7
August 14, 2017 10:54 AM What’s the Deal With All Those New Revelations in Game of Thrones?
That last one may not have an answer—and if it does, it’s probably not going to be found in earlier Game of Thrones episodes—but the first question’s pretty straightforward. In Sunday’s episode, Littlefinger goes out of his way to ensure Arya finds an old letter from Sansa, letting her spy on him as he arranges for Maester Wolkin to search for it in the archives 7
August 13, 2017 10:51 AM Team 'Toba medal count hits 42 with gold medal volleyball win at Canada Summer Games
Indoor women's volleyball team captured gold Saturday night Team Manitoba's medal count hit 42 on Saturday night following a gold medal win on the volleyball court at the 2017 Canada Summer Games. "It's unreal. It still hasn't hit us yet," said Team Manitoba's indoor women's volleyball team player Ayiya Ottogo. Team Manitoba took home the gold again 5
August 13, 2017 3:01 AM White nationalist rally in Virginia linked to three deaths, officials say Add to ..
A car plowed into a crowd of people peacefully protesting a white nationalist rally Saturday in a Virginia college town, killing one person, hurting more than a dozen others and ratcheting up tension in a day full of violent confrontations. Shortly after, a Virginia State Police helicopter that officials said was assisting with the rally crashed outside 8
August 12, 2017 5:43 PM Environment Canada confirms 2 tornadoes touched down
On Saturday afternoon, Environment Canada confirmed two tornadoes touched down in southwestern Ontario Friday night. The damage assessment team confirmed an EF-0 tornado with maximum winds of 130 kilometres per hour hit Leamington around 5:40 p.m. A couple of hours later, at about 7:30 p.m. , an EF-2 tornado touched down near Hawkesville, producing winds 15
August 11, 2017 9:01 PM Statistics Canada blames computer error for mistake in census language data
Statistics Canada has to correct the census results from thousands of Canadians after finding an error in its system that reported unusually high increases in the number of English speakers in some smaller Quebec communities. Instead, it appears that about 61,000 of those reporting English as a mother tongue were actually French speakers, but their answers 11
August 8, 2017 3:20 PM McDonald's plans to nearly double restaurants in China
NEW YORK -- McDonald's will nearly double the number of restaurants in China in the next five years, eventually surpassing Japan as the hamburger chain's second-biggest market outside the U.S. The company expects to have 4,500 restaurants in China by 2022, up from 2,500. With fewer people eating at U.S. locations, it hopes to grow sales in China by double 24
August 8, 2017 4:41 AM Powerful Venezuela assembly meeting as pressure mounts
CARACAS, Venezuela - Foreign ministers from 14 nations are meeting in Peru on Tuesday in hopes of finding consensus on a regional response to Venezuela's growing political crisis, while President Nicolas Maduro's all-powerful constitutional assembly is forging ahead on promises to punish the embattled leader's foes. The assembly was expected to gather 21