Canada shouldn't drop medical cannabis post-legalization, say patients, retailers and researchers
The Canadian Medical Association has called for a single regulatory system for medical and recreational marijuana, but other stakeholders say a separate stream protects patients and encourages research.
B.C. mother faces 2nd-degree murder charge in 7-year-old daughter's death
The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team said Kerryann Lewis was charged Aug. 17 in the death of her daughter, Aaliyah Rosa.
Liberals' pilot project gives workers in 13 regions in Canada additional 5 weeks of EI
Seasonal workers living in select parts of Canada will be eligible for up to an additional five weeks of employment insurance under a new Liberal pilot project.
Air quality plummets across B.C. as wildfire smoke blankets province
More smoky, hazy air is expected to blanket much of the province today as nearly 600 wildfires continue to rage across British Columbia.
Bridge cable damaged months ago but no action taken, Italian media report
Engineering experts determined in February that corrosion of the metal cables supporting the Genoa highway bridge had reduced the bridge's strength by 20 per cent — a finding that came months before it collapsed last week, an Italian newsmagazine reported Monday.
#MeToo activist Asia Argento settled sex assault complaint from her own accuser, NYT reports
Italian actress Asia Argento — one of the most prominent activists of the #MeToo movement against sexual harassment — recently settled a complaint filed against her by a young actor and musician who said she sexually assaulted him when he was 17, the New York Times reported.