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  1. News - World - CANADA

    Deadly Quebec train crash to be fertile ground for lawsuits

    Posted Jul 11th 2013, 12:57pm by Reuters in Ottawa and New York

    ... filed will be heard in Canada or the United States, which parties were most negligent and how liability for the crash is spread among them. Canadian authorities have launched an investigation and say they are looking into possible criminal negligence. Fifty people are feared to have been killed when an unmanned train hauling 72 tanker cars of crude oil slid downhill from the town ...

  2. News - World - CANADA

    Canadian woman guilty of causing deaths after parking car to help ducks

    Posted Jun 22nd 2014, 05:10am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Montreal Duck helper guilty of two deaths A Canadian woman who parked her car on a highway to help a group of ducklings on the side of the road was found guilty of causing the deaths of a motorcyclist and his passenger daughter who slammed into her car. Emma Czornobaj was convicted by a jury on two counts of criminal negligence causing death, a charge ...

  3. News - World - CANADA

    Forty still missing in deadly Canada oil train crash

    Posted Jul 09th 2013, 12:21am

    ... their efforts on two oil-filled cars dousing them with water and foam in an attempt to keep them from overheating and exploding. All but one of the train’s 73 tanker cars were carrying oil when they somehow came loose early on Saturday morning, sped downhill nearly 11 kilometres into the town of Lac-Megantic, near the Maine border, and derailed, with at least five of the cars exploding. About ...

  4. News - World - CANADA

    Canadian rail chief blames employee in Quebec train crash

    Posted Jul 10th 2013, 02:42pm by AP and Reuters

    ... an employee failed to properly set the brakes of the train that crashed into a town in Quebec, leaving at least 60 people missing or dead. Edward Burkhardt, president and CEO of the railway’s parent company, Rail World, made his comments during his first visit to the town where dozens of people are still missing following Saturday’s fiery crash. “It was questionable whether hand brakes were ...

  5. News - World - CANADA

    Manhunt as three police officers killed in eastern Canada shooting

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 11:18am by AP

    ... of the street with his gun pointed at police cars. The construction worker said he believed the man was a police officer until he heard a burst of automatic gunfire coming from the man's gun. ...

  6. Property - International - CANADA

    Canada's housing starts rebound to surprise market

    Posted May 14th 2014, 05:04am by Reuters

    ... this year from last year's 188,000. Canada escaped the US housing crash that accompanied the 2008-09 financial crisis, and home prices have risen sharply, if not steadily, over the past five years. Indeed, separate data showed the price of new homes rose 0.2 per cent in March, in line with expectations. While some economists have predicted the Canadian market will crash, most have ...

  7. News - World - CANADA

    Canada clinic confirms crack-smoking Toronto mayor is in rehab

    Posted May 24th 2014, 01:46pm by Associated Press in Toronto

    ... mayor of Canada’s largest city was in rehab after he was spotted taking photos with residents of a small town neighbouring Bala last week. A few days later, the mayor’s car was impounded after ...

  8. News - World - CANADA

    Shooting at Canadian sawmill leaves two dead

    Posted May 01st 2014, 09:32pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Vancouver Shooting at sawmill leaves two dead A former employee opened fire at a Canadian lumber mill, killing two people and wounding two others, authorities said. A man identified by police in Nanaimo, Vancouver Island, as Kevin Douglas Addison, 47, was arrested on suspicion of shooting people in a car park area and then in the mill office. Police ...

  9. News - China Insider - CANADA

    Canadian police agree to let Chinese drivers use mainland licences

    Posted Apr 25th 2014, 08:17am by Ian Young

    ... Ian Young in Vancouver ian.young@scmp.com Victory for BC drivers with Chinese licences Canadian police have agreed to let Chinese drivers temporarily use their mainland licences in British Columbia without being fined, ending a row with the province's car insurance authority. This week's deal between the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) and the Insurance Corporation ...

  10. Property - International - CANADA

    CIBC economist sees risk in lack of Canadian housing data

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 04:28am by Reuters

    ... defied expectations of a US-style collapse. While some still warn the market could crash, others expect it will level off, or at worst suffer a correction. While economists agree that the real ...




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