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W7 summit leaders end conference hoping their recommendations not ignored by G7

W7 summit leaders end conference hoping their recommendations not ignored by G7

OTTAWA — Feminist leaders from around the world who met this week in Ottawa say they have many nuanced ideas to address gender discrimination and inequality, but some are not convinced their recommendations will be heard at the upcoming G7 meetings.

Mint employee fired after 2 kg of gold found missing from Ottawa facility

OTTAWA — The Royal Canadian Mint says an employee has been fired after about two kilograms of gold was discovered missing from its facility in Ottawa.
How the government hopes to strengthen intellectual property in Canada

How the government hopes to strengthen intellectual property in Canada

OTTAWA — The federal government has unveiled new measures on intellectual property as it seeks to improve Canada's performance in a critical area of the increasingly important ideas-based economy.
Edmonton woman says airline humiliated her because of non-contagious rash

Edmonton woman says airline humiliated her because of non-contagious rash

HALIFAX — An Edmonton woman says she was publicly humiliated and booted off an Air Canada flight after a rash was mistakenly labelled as contagious.
Quebec woman charged with second-degree murder in two-year-old daughter's death

Quebec woman charged with second-degree murder in two-year-old daughter's death

QUEBEC — A Quebec City mother was formally charged Friday with second-degree murder in the stabbing death of her two-year-old daughter, whose body was found in a garbage can.
What could be done to prevent incidents like van attack? Experts weigh in

What could be done to prevent incidents like van attack? Experts weigh in

TORONTO — The van attack that left 10 people dead in Toronto this week has raised questions about what could be done to guard against similar incidents, with experts saying some new automotive technology and urban planning measures may help mitigate
In the news today, April 27

In the news today, April 27

Eight stories in the news for Friday, April 27 ——— TRIBUTE CONCERT FOR THE HUMBOLDT BRONCOS TONIGHT More than 30 members of the NHL family are expected at a concert in Saskatoon tonight to honour the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team.
Search resumes for First World War warships in Lake Superior

Search resumes for First World War warships in Lake Superior

Two French minesweepers built in Thunder Bay disappeared 99 years ago
Ontario researchers working on way to cure weed faster

Ontario researchers working on way to cure weed faster

Don't panic, but they are worried there might not be enough