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January 14, 2019 7:17 PM Montreal school evacuated as children suffer mysterious nausea, dizziness

MONTREAL—Emergency crews have been called to a Montreal school where more than a dozen children were suddenly overcome by illness today. A spokesman for the ambulance service says students at Ecole des Decouvreurs in the city’s LaSalle neighbourhood reported nausea, dizziness and vomiting. Between 15 and 20 people were affected, including one adult 9

January 11, 2019 10:53 AM Rhode Island names deaf man School Counselor of the Year

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - In a first for the state, Rhode Island has named a deaf man as the 2018 School Counselor of the Year. The Providence Journal reports 44-year-old Joseph Batiano is the school counsellor at the Rhode Island School for the Deaf. Batiano says he helps with a student’s academic progress, emotional health and career readiness. He also developed 10

January 8, 2019 7:53 AM Twenty children injured at Beijing primary school after man allegedly attacks them with hammer

BEIJING—A 49-year-old man injured 20 children with a hammer Tuesday inside a primary school in China’s capital, officials said. Three of the children have serious but non-life-threatening injuries, the Xicheng district government said on its social media account, adding that the attack took place at 11:17 a.m. The suspect, surnamed Jia, was apprehended 10

December 28, 2018 8:41 PM Two Laurier professors sue former TA Lindsay Shepherd over recording of disciplinary meeting

At the heart of both suits is a 2017 meeting between the professors, a Laurier staff member and Shepherd, who was then a teaching assistant in Rambukkana’s communications class. According to Peterson’s unproven statement of claim, the disciplinary meeting was called after Shepherd showed students an excerpt of a TVOntario broadcast in which Peterson 11

December 19, 2018 11:22 PM Police continue to watch for anyone possessing or uploading the St. Mike’s video

The alleged continued circulation of the video is one of the “terrible” outcomes of the rise of social media, said Judith Taylor, a sociology and gender studies professor at University of Toronto. “It’s hard to believe that this kind of thing happens,” said Taylor, whose research includes issues of toxic masculinity. “It is a shocking thing, and so people 16

December 19, 2018 12:55 PM Live: Seventh St. Mike’s student arrested in ongoing sex assault investigation as police set to update media

A seventh former St. Michael’s College School student is facing criminal charges in an ongoing investigation into assault and sexual assault at the prestigious boys’ school, according to the boy’s lawyer. Lawyer Nicholas Xynnis confirmed the 15-year-old boy turned himself in to police Wednesday morning, but said he could not confirm what charges the boy is facing 17

December 17, 2018 11:26 PM Ontario education cuts to hit vulnerable youth the most, students say

NDP Leader Andrea Horwath called the changes “callous” and “shocking.” If the government isn’t replacing the axed programs, “then they are leaving a whole lot of very vulnerable and marginalized kids without the supports that we know — based on lots of research, and reports, and inquests — that we need,” said NDP education critic Marit Stiles 19

December 14, 2018 1:18 PM Four New Jersey high school students arrested over wrestling team hazing

The Salem County Prosecutor’s Office says the four juveniles have been charged with aggravated assault, conspiracy to commit aggravated assault, criminal restraint, hazing, possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose, and related offences. Salem County Prosecutor John Lenahan said in a statement Thursday that in an effort to protect the victim, no other 15

November 27, 2018 10:49 PM Scarborough man found not criminally responsible for killing his mother, who struggled for years with his schizophrenia

After Christopher’s father Donald died from a stroke in 2007, it was just the two of them living in the bungalow in Scarborough’s Port Union neighbourhood. Crown prosecutor Dimitra Tsagaris told a Toronto court Tuesday they were only people in each other’s lives. In a rare finding Tuesday, Christopher Hardie, 40, was ruled not criminally responsible 31

November 21, 2018 7:17 PM What we know and don’t know about the scandal at St. Michael’s College School — and what we can’t report

The contents of the washroom video: The 49-second video, also viewed by the Star, shows a teen boy in his underwear placed in a large sink by other boys who splash water on him and slap him. The boy in the sink appears not to be physically injured in the incident. He is not the same boy as the alleged victim in the locker room video. That both videos 23