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A group of protesters occupied the CN Rail line near Belleville, Ont., upset that a federal report on missing and murdered aboriginal women did not call for a national inquiry.
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The two Canadian passengers aboard a Malaysia Airlines plane that vanished over waters between Malaysia and Vietnam early Saturday have been identified.
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A transgender woman arrested in Cornwall last month was housed with men at the Ottawa-Carleton Detention Centre before being transferred to the women's section, according to a group that advocates for women in the justice system.
A career criminal the Ottawa police publicly linked to the Amy Paul homicide investigation days before Christmas has vowed to clear his name and has an alibi that puts him out of town, and on surveillance video, the night the sex-trade worker was killed.
Liberal MPP Yasir Naqvi charged Ontario taxpayers more than $57,000 for travel and Toronto accommodations last year, while Bob Chiarelli, who represents a neighbouring riding and was in cabinet, racked up less than $36,000 in expenses.
Ukrainian supporters take part in a demonstration in front of the Russian Embassy in Ottawa, Ontario, on March 4. Russian President Vladimir Putin said Moscow reserves the right to use all means to protect Russians in Ukraine as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry was on his way to Kiev.
Sweet new rides and welcome-to-the-season specials are about to wow show-goers at the Patterson family's three-course exhibit during the two-day Ottawa-Gatineau GolfExpo .
That is a big deal these days when governments in our country and others are eroding a lot of rights, freedoms and responsibilities to its citizens.
Ontario Provincial Police are investigating after a man was killed while snowmobiling east of Ottawa Thursday, the second fatal snowmobile crash in eastern Ontario this week.
The Harper government is set to sign a long-sought trade deal with South Korea early next week, despite entrenched opposition by some in Ontario's critically important auto sector, sources close to the talks say.
Dog-walkers in Stittsville want the city to "protect" a piece of private land they've become accustomed to letting their pets roam, a multimillion-dollar project that's shaping up as a new version of the fight over a forest in the South March Highlands.
Copies of the Federal Budget and Canada Job Grant fliers are pilled on a desk on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on March 21, 2013.
Canadian officials are meeting with investigators from Trinidad and Tobago's Ministry of National Security, which handles immigration, in regard to Lev Tahor members detained in the country, according to a ministry spokesperson.