Trade talks with Trump and the race for new pot rules top agenda for premiers’ meeting

Trade talks with Donald Trump and the race to adopt new rules for legalized pot will dominate the agenda as Canada’s premiers gather in Edmonton this week.

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Failure to comply with video taping rules for use of force incidents ‘alarming’: correctional investigator

Federal prison guards are failing to comply with rules around videotaping their use of force against inmates in a majority
of cases, according to data obtained by The Canadian Press.

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‘It’s absurd’: Whitby, Ont., mom turned in to children’s aid after dentist reports possible ‘oral neglect’

Whitby, Ont., resident Melissa Lopez says she was surprised when she brought her daughter Elianna to a new dentist last year and was told the 10-year-old had nine cavities.

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This is why many Canadian veterans are troubled over the Khadr settlement

When pressed about the issue on the Senate floor Thursday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said he understood Canadians’ “concerns” about the $10.5 million payout to Omar Khadr. “In fact,” he added, “I share those concerns about the money; that’s why we settled.” But to the thousands of men and women who have served in Canada’s military, their concerns go far beyond the simple dollar amount.

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