National News

Recent National Headlines

1 to 6 of 278

at 19:35 on November 24, 2014, EST.

'Long journey,' says man freed in possible case of wrongful murder conviction

HALIFAX - A Nova Scotia man who was serving a life sentence for stabbing his ex-girlfriend to death walked from court on bail Monday, calling his release "surreal" and his time in the criminal justice system a nightmare.

→ READ FULL ARTICLE

at 19:34 on November 24, 2014, EST.

Second young man accused in prominent child porn case in Halifax pleads guilty

HALIFAX - A second young man accused in a prominent child pornography case pleaded guilty in youth court Monday to distributing a sexually graphic image of a 15-year-old girl who later died following a suicide attempt.

→ READ FULL ARTICLE

at 19:20 on November 24, 2014, EST.

B.C. court rules part of dangerous-offender scheme violates charter

VANCOUVER - A British Columbia judge has ruled the Conservative government's six-year-old changes to the dangerous-offender regime violate the charter, but it's not yet clear whether the law will be struck down.

→ READ FULL ARTICLE

at 19:17 on November 24, 2014, EST.

Splitting off investigative role from Elections Canada cost $2.9 million

OTTAWA - A Conservative government decision to move the office that investigates election fraud out from under the roof of Elections Canada is costing almost $3 million in up-front costs.

→ READ FULL ARTICLE

at 19:04 on November 24, 2014, EST.

Key witness testifies at fisherman's second-degree murder trial in Cape Breton

PORT HAWKESBURY, N.S. - A crew member aboard a fishing boat told a murder trial in Cape Breton on Monday that Phillip Boudreau was shot at and hooked with a fishing gaff after the captain suspected him of "playing" with their lobster traps.

→ READ FULL ARTICLE

at 18:59 on November 24, 2014, EST.

Wild ride: Two opposition Wildrose members cross floor to join Alberta PCs

EDMONTON - Alberta's Official Opposition Wildrose party continued a descent into disarray Monday as two members — including key caucus lieutenant Kerry Towle — bolted to join Premier Jim Prentice.

→ READ FULL ARTICLE

Content Provided By Canadian Press.

Recent National Headlines

24.11.2014

'Long journey,' says man freed in possible case of wrongful murder conviction

→ READ MORE

24.11.2014

Second young man accused in prominent child porn case in Halifax pleads guilty

→ READ MORE

24.11.2014

B.C. court rules part of dangerous-offender scheme violates charter

→ READ MORE

24.11.2014

Splitting off investigative role from Elections Canada cost $2.9 million

→ READ MORE

Content Provided By Canadian Press.