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<b>CANADA:</b> Don Cherry's recent remarks, and how bystanders can challenge unacceptable comments

CANADA: Don Cherry's recent remarks, and how bystanders can challenge unacceptable comments

Prejudice remarks often go unchallenged because people are afraid of provoking violence, want to avoid conflict, or don't know how to step in
<b>WORLD:</b> Canada among three G20 countries least likely to hit emissions targets

WORLD: Canada among three G20 countries least likely to hit emissions targets

Report says Canada is lagging behind on reducing energy use from cars and buildings
<b>BREAKING:</b> Don Cherry out following poppy comment controversy

BREAKING: Don Cherry out following poppy comment controversy

Move announced this afternoon
<b>CANADA:</b> Remembering the sacrifices of our military families

CANADA: Remembering the sacrifices of our military families

Frequent relocations, separation, and threat of a loved one being injured or killed in the line of duty are just some of the challenges that military families face
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Province passes bill to cap public sector wage increases at one per cent

ONTARIO: Province passes bill to cap public sector wage increases at one per cent

This comes in the midst of already tense contract negotiations with teachers
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Elementary teachers in strike position Nov. 25 after receiving 'no board' report

ONTARIO: Elementary teachers in strike position Nov. 25 after receiving 'no board' report

ETFO President says the union will continue to focus on contract talks
<b>CANADA:</b> 553 foreign items left in patients post-surgery between 2016 and 2018, study shows

CANADA: 553 foreign items left in patients post-surgery between 2016 and 2018, study shows

And the number is on the rise
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Province to allow pot retailers to sell products over the phone

ONTARIO: Province to allow pot retailers to sell products over the phone

The government has not given an immediate timeline yet
<b>CANADA:</b> Green coalition says feds must admit true costs of climate change

CANADA: Green coalition says feds must admit true costs of climate change

The group says Ottawa has to ramp up spending to address the damage climate change is already causing
Thunder Bay paramedics say they're assaulted so often they need body armour

Thunder Bay paramedics say they're assaulted so often they need body armour

Union representing Superior North EMS responders looking at the possibility of outfitting paramedics with battalion armour as added protection on the job