HALIFAX — A wooden rudder has been ordered to replace the weighty steel steering system aboard the Bluenose II, one last refit that may finally bring the saga of the ship's reconstruction to its costly conclusion.
TORONTO — A mischief charge has been laid against a man alleged to have tossed a beer can at a Baltimore outfielder during a dramatic Blue Jays playoff game earlier this week, Toronto police said Thursday.
Margueret Lewis has lots to say about an exotic animal bylaw in Ottawa that bans servals — small cheetah-like cats — but most of it's obscene. She lives on a large rural property within the city's limits with two servals, in direct contravention of the ban.
OTTAWA — Conservative leadership candidate Maxime Bernier wants to eliminate some of the boutique tax credits favoured by former prime minister Stephen Harper to help cover the cost of cutting income taxes for a majority of Canadians.
VANCOUVER — British Columbia Premier Christy Clark is being challenged to reject Kinder Morgan's Trans Mountain pipeline expansion proposal because it can never meet one of her five conditions to support oil pipeline development.