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May 25, 2018 12:56 AM B.C. toddler dies after going missing from daycare

MISSION, B.C.—A 23-month-old child has died in Mission, B.C., after she was reported missing from a daycare and found unresponsive in a swimming pool at a neighbouring property. “The loss of a loved one is always an extremely difficult time, but it touches everyone much harder when it is a child, and our thoughts go out to the family, and all of those 5

May 24, 2018 3:41 PM Nova Scotia mulls fate of iconic Annie Leibovitz photography collection

HALIFAX—The Nova Scotia government is reviving hopes that a collection of iconic portraits by famed American photographer Annie Leibovitz could be displayed at the provincial gallery. The influential works, including an introspective image of the Queen and a portrait of a pregnant Demi Moore, have been stuck in storage at the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia 6

May 23, 2018 11:02 PM B.C. to fill primary care gaps with 200 more nurse practitioners

VANCOUVER—The province will invest $115 million over the next three years to increase the number of nurse practitioners across the province, announced Health Minister Adrian Dix on Wednesday. In a news conference held at the University of British Columbia Life Sciences Centre, the minister said they will be funding 200 new positions for nurse practitioners 6

May 23, 2018 4:05 PM New-home sales in GTA hit 20-year low in April

New construction home sales hit the lowest number for April in over 20 years, says the association that represents home builders. Newly built single-family home prices dropped 5 per cent year over year to $1.15 million, down from about $1.2 million in March. But the benchmark price for condos continued to rise — 29.8 per cent year over year to $739,965, but down month 7

May 23, 2018 9:29 AM Pakistan funeral held for Sabika Sheikh, Texas school shooting victim

Sheikh, 17, had been studying as an exchange student at Santa Fe High School in Texas since last year The body of a 17-year-old Pakistani exchange student killed in a mass shooting at a high school in Texas arrived before dawn Wednesday in the port city of Karachi, where her family lived and where she was being buried. Sabika Sheikh was among 10 students 5

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 14

May 21, 2018 6:26 PM Kensington Palace releases official photos of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle after royal wedding

The first photo released is a portrait with members of the royal family, including the Queen and Markle’s mother Doria Ragland. The second photo shows the Duke and Duchess with bridesmaids and page boys. Among the group are Brian, John and Ivy Mulroney. They are the grandchildren of former Canadian prime minister Brian Mulroney. Mulroney’s daughter in law Jessica 6

May 21, 2018 4:48 PM Kensington Palace shares family portrait, other royal wedding photos

Photos include image of couple with their page boys and bridesmaids Kensington Palace has released three official wedding photographs taken of Prince Harry and the former Meghan Markle shortly after their wedding. Alexi Lubomirski's images include a family portrait of the couple with Queen Elizabeth, Prince Charles, Prince William and their spouses 11

May 21, 2018 1:04 AM A 10-year-old girl needs a kidney. Her donor teaches in the classroom down the hall

REYNOLDSBURG, OHIO—Eva Evans is 10 years old and desperately needs a new kidney to live a normal life. Mrs. Thomas, a smiling Grade 4 teacher at Eva’s school, wants to give her one. They barely knew each other before. Eva was in a different fourth-grade room down the hall. Tanya Thomas, 48, had spent half her life in the classroom, most of the time right 8

May 17, 2018 10:42 PM Mobster Rocco Zito was pointing gun at son-in-law before being fatally shot, murder trial hears

Scopelliti and his wife have divorced since he shot her father to death. As Scopelliti testified, his elderly mother made loud, repeated gasping noises in the back of the courtroom, causing Madam Justice Faye McWatt to pause proceedings to check if she was all right. Scopelliti described his former father-in-law as a loan shark who demanded repayment 15