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Railway executive Hunter Harrison dead at 73, CSX Corporation confirms

Railway executive Hunter Harrison dead at 73, CSX Corporation confirms

JACKSONVILLE,, United States — Hunter Harrison, the plain-spoken, gruff American who rewrote the Canadian railroading book during his years heading both of this country's largest railways, has died. He was 73. CSX Corp.

Employees purchase a local Saskatchewan paper to keep it from closing

PRINCE ALBERT, Sask. — A group of employees at a Saskatchewan daily newspaper has reached a deal to purchase the outlet and run it as an independent publication, just over a week after a sister daily in the province closed.
Autopsies underway for pharmaceutical billionaires found dead in their home

Autopsies underway for pharmaceutical billionaires found dead in their home

TORONTO — Investigators are awaiting the results of autopsies performed on Apotex founder Barry Sherman and his wife Honey before determining next steps in the ongoing probe into their suspicious deaths, police said Saturday. Const.

Proposed public art installation sparks debate in Victoria

VICTORIA — A new public art installation proposed for Victoria has sparked debate over the merit and interpretation of city-funded artwork.
Protesters object to development of Cape Breton mountain sacred to Mi'kmaq

Protesters object to development of Cape Breton mountain sacred to Mi'kmaq

BADDECK, N.S. — Dozens of protesters are taking a stand against mining projects on a Cape Breton mountain that is considered sacred by the Mi'kmaq.
Dellen Millard and Mark Smich found guilty in Laura Babcock's death

Dellen Millard and Mark Smich found guilty in Laura Babcock's death

TORONTO — The grieving parents of a young Toronto woman who disappeared five years ago said a guilty verdict of first-degree murder Saturday for two men accused of killing their daughter brought justice but little joy.

Canadian gymnastics coach Dave Brubaker charged with sexual offences

SARNIA, Ont. — Dave Brubaker, the women's national team director of Gymnastics Canada, faces multiple sex-related charges.

Six-year-old boy dead, pregnant woman injured after car crash in Mississauga

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Police say a six-year-old boy has died in hospital after a car crash west of Toronto. Ontario Provincial Police spokesman Sgt. Kerry Schmidt said the incident happened yesterday in Mississauga, Ont.
Hydro One releases names of four employees killed in eastern Ontario helicopter crash

Hydro One releases names of four employees killed in eastern Ontario helicopter crash

Best friends, soulmates, fiancees and boyfriends: that's how friends and family are remembering some of the four Ontario utility workers who were killed in a helicopter crash in eastern Ontario on Thursday.

Homeowners shocked after deer carcass tied to mailbox, head left on driveway

WINDHAM, Ont. — Provincial police say a homeowner is in shock after a deer carcass was tied to a mailbox in the southwestern Ontario community of Windham. They say the deer's head was removed and left in the driveway.