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"20.01.2017 15:47:56" ottawacitizen.com Snowmobile safety week promotes vigilance to reduce fatalities If you're thinking of hitting the snowmobile trails this weekend, the Ontario Provincial Police is reminding riders to stay on the open, marked trails. They off these safety tips as the OPP j… Stay safe on your snowmobile this year.
"20.01.2017 15:30:24" ottawacitizen.com Saideman: Trump's real-estate agent behaviour will have real consequences Donald Trump's inauguration as U.S. president has much of the world nervous, and rightfully so. Trump is no ordinary politician, and he has frequently taken all sides of many issues, so it is hard … "Trump raises doubts about American guarantees and commitments – a critical challenge not just for Canadian-American bilateral relations but for global peace and prosperity."
"20.01.2017 14:50:13" ottawacitizen.com Clarke MacArthur finished for season, Ottawa Senators GM says TORONTO — Clarke MacArthur won't be able to come back this season and his career appears to be jeopardy. Senators GM Pierre Dorion told reporters on the road at the club's downtown hotel Frida… Sad news for the Ottawa Senators.
"20.01.2017 14:32:25" ottawacitizen.com Review: The National Ballet of Canada's production of Onegin, at the NAC Onegin The National Ballet of Canada NAC Southam Hall Runs until Saturday, Jan. 21 Reviewed Thursday, Jan. 19 The National Ballet of Canada's Onegin took the audience in Southam Hall Thursday night… It's playing at the NAC for two more nights.
"20.01.2017 13:40:02" ottawacitizen.com From the archives: Obama's protection of torturers helped create climate for Trump's rise My dog once ate his own excrement. Not just the once, actually. "America has consumed the very crap it produced."
"20.01.2017 13:15:01" ottawacitizen.com For Trump, it's about America's ego - and his own "I play to people's fantasies," Trump has acknowledged. Donald J. Trump: "Almost every deal I have ever done has been at least partly for my ego."
"20.01.2017 12:45:19" ottawacitizen.com Risk of freezing drizzle, Outaouais transit job action begins for Friday commute The Gatineau bus service said buses were moving normally Friday morning but warned riders to leave some extra time for their morning commute… There's a 60-per-cent risk of more freezing rain this afternoon, overnight and Saturday morning.
"20.01.2017 12:34:01" ottawacitizen.com Protest outside DeploraBall gets violent while Trump boasts about election victory at separate event The DeploraBall drew attention earlier this month because of alleged ties to the so-called alt-right but the organizers say they are simply fans of the president-elect Will anything happen today?
"20.01.2017 12:19:30" ottawacitizen.com Because she might be killed if she walks, Ivanka Trump gets a rabbinic pass to take a car to inauguration Ivanka Trump converted to Judaism before marrying Jared Kushner, who is now a senior advisor to Donald Trump. Ivanka converted to Judaism in 2009.
"20.01.2017 08:00:43" news.nationalpost.com Get boozey with all your leftover fruit Using the Alchema app, homebrewers can create their own concoctions or choose from "hundreds of recipes" How a new kitchen gadget will help you get boozey with all your leftover fruit. #life
"20.01.2017 07:00:37" news.nationalpost.com Anticosti Island wants to be UNESCO site The picturesque Quebec municipality of Anticosti Island is trying to become a UNESCO world heritage site Quebec's Anticosti Island wants to be recognized as UNESCO heritage site. #travel
"20.01.2017 06:00:42" news.nationalpost.com Guilt-free cupcakes Rich-tasting cocoa cupcakes and an optional yogurt topping won't spoil anyone's good intentions Rich-tasting cocoa cupcakes and an optional yogurt topping won't spoil anyone's good intentions. #life
"20.01.2017 02:52:10" ottawacitizen.com Condon proves unbeatable as Senators stymie Blue Jackets COLUMBUS — If the Ottawa Senators had a cannon, they could salute themselves this morning. They did a good job silencing the crowd and the cannon Thursday night at Nationwide Arena. Many of th… The Senators have posted consecutive road wins in impressive fashion against tough opponents. Toronto is up next.
"20.01.2017 02:40:37" Timeline Photos Final score: Senators 2, Blue Jackets 0. The Senators go for a sweep of their three-game road trip Saturday in Toronto.
"20.01.2017 02:26:56" ottawacitizen.com Photos: Souvenir kitch for The Donald's Big Day You really wouldn't expect a Donald Trump event to pass without souvenirs. No word on their corporate provenance or country of manufacture. If it's a day you want to remember, this stuff will help you do it.
"20.01.2017 01:59:44" ottawacitizen.com Goodbye Obama, hello Trump: In Washington, one America cedes, uncomfortably, to the next Outside the White House, Trump fans from across the U.S. posed in red hats and Trump flags next to Obama supporters with thank you signs. They were two solitudes Still coming to terms with this? You are not alone.
"20.01.2017 01:41:42" ottawacitizen.com The foreclosed Pittsburgh Mills mall, once valued at $190M, has been auctioned off for $100 The 1.1 million-square-foot shopping centre was foreclosed on after its owners failed to repay a $143 million loan from 2006 If you've ever wanted to own a shopping mall, you've missed your chance.
"20.01.2017 01:35:07" ottawacitizen.com Nguyen dreams of one day having the torch passed to him from Chan Toller Cranston. Brian Orser. Kurt Browning. Elvis Stojko. And now, Patrick Chan. Winning national skating championship after national championship, they carved out a place in history with their ow… Nam Nguyen appreciates the Canadian skating champions that he aspires to be, speaking of them with reverence.
"20.01.2017 01:10:00" ottawacitizen.com Lawyer admits stealing from Catholic church; pleads guilty to theft from St. Patrick's cemetery A former small claims court deputy judge pleaded guilty Thursday to stealing a quarter of a million dollars from the Catholic church, admitting he used the money pilfered from the St. Patrick’… He used the money pilfered from the St. Patrick's Church cemetery to pay his own personal bills.
"20.01.2017 00:45:00" ottawacitizen.com Ottawa prom night victim's dying words: 'Who did this? Who did this?' Seconds after Brandon Volpi was slashed in the throat and stabbed in the heart on his prom night, he clutched his bleeding neck and shouted angrily, “Who did this? Who did this?” The St… The St. Patrick's High School grad's dying words were revealed at his accused killer's trial on Thursday.
"20.01.2017 00:25:01" ottawacitizen.com Naloxone in Ottawa: 'We have to put these kits into people's hands' Police and public health officials have warned about bootlegged fentanyl. The kits have become increasingly important as an opioid crisis sweeps through Canada.
"20.01.2017 00:12:35" ottawacitizen.com Senators juggle lineup as flu bug hits team COLUMBUS — The Senators were forced to do a little roster shuffling before they faced the Jackets Thursday night. Flu or no flu, they're dropping the puck.
"20.01.2017 00:02:07" ottawacitizen.com Everything you need to know (and more) about Inauguration Day When do things get underway, and how can you watch? Trump will be formally sworn in at 12 p.m., but the coverage on cable news networks (including the Canadian ones) starts early in the morning. Mo… We've got your full guide to what will be a big day in American history.
"19.01.2017 23:57:21" ottawacitizen.com Claesson's return to lineup doesn't cost Senators' forward a spot COLUMBUS — One of the Senators forwards dodged being a healthy scratch Thursday night. Fredrik Claesson went into the lineup against the Columbus Blue Jackets because defenceman Mark Borowieck… The Senators face a tough test on the road against the Blue Jackets tonight. Game starts at 7.
"19.01.2017 23:39:32" ottawacitizen.com Ottawa priest convicted of molesting boys back in jail after allegedly visiting kids pool 96 times Police allege Jacques Faucher breached his bail conditions by attending a public swimming pool for kids 96 times from 2015 to 2016. He allegedly visited an Ottawa swimming pool frequented by children – a breach of his release conditions.
"19.01.2017 23:21:04" ottawacitizen.com Pressure's on top contenders for Canadian women's skating title There are three former champions back to contest just one national title and two berths in the next world championships. So who will best deal with the pressure to claim the Canadian women's skating title?
"19.01.2017 22:49:34" ottawacitizen.com Transpo says eliminating bus fires, as city once hoped, not 'realistic' Ten years ago, a city audit revealed that OC Transpo management hoped to run a transit system that would never again see a bus fire. “Although we want to eliminate or reduce (fires), I don't think I can ever say it will never happen.”
"19.01.2017 22:26:27" ottawacitizen.com Reevely: Ontario agriculture grant program subsidizes huge conglomerates, junk-food factories The federal and Ontario governments are giving hundreds of thousands of dollars to profitable international conglomerates under a subsidy program meant to help Canadian food and drink mak… Should all these businesses be getting government grants?
"19.01.2017 22:06:45" ottawacitizen.com Ottawa, Gatineau mayors talking 'seamless' transit system for when LRT line opens The mayors of Ottawa and Gatineau are working together in an unprecedented fashion to ensure there's a “more seamless” transit system for passengers once Ottawa's Confe… There is an “opportunity for us to help each other,” Watson said.
"19.01.2017 21:40:19" ottawacitizen.com Rideau Canal Skateway closing temporarily tonight due to weather The entire Rideau Canal will be temporarily closed for skating from 10 p.m. on Thursday, just one day after the entire length was opened to the public. Citing “adverse weather conditions… Bad news if you were planning to go skating:
"19.01.2017 21:03:59" ottawacitizen.com 'How do you sleep at night?'; Rap video takes aim at Wynne, high hydro prices Jeremy Renaud released a three-minute video for his song Hydro Bills on Monday, calling out the premier for the province's soaring hydro rates. Yes, there's now a rap song about Ontario's hydro rates.
"19.01.2017 20:37:17" ottawacitizen.com NCC launches international design competition to reimagine Nepean Point Although the international design competition to reimagine Nepean Point calls for a footbridge linking the inspiring vista to Major's Hill Park, the National Capital … What do you want to see happen here?
"19.01.2017 19:51:00" ottawacitizen.com Sale to the public of surplus Canadian Forces Browning pistols will be considered, says DND Last week I had an article about the Canadian military looking to replace its Second World War-era handguns. Replacing the 1940s-era Browning handguns has been on the Department of National Defence… The military is looking to replace its Second World War-era handguns.
"19.01.2017 19:28:19" ottawacitizen.com Trump poised to 'reverse' seven decades of U.S. foreign policy: Harper OTTAWA - Donald Trump's presidency will mark a landmark shift in U.S. foreign policy not seen since the end of the Second World War, says former prime minister Stephen Harper. Stephen Harper weighs in on Donald Trump.
"19.01.2017 19:02:23" ottawacitizen.com The government knew of suicide pact threat but didn't respond, says northern First Nations community OTTAWA - Health Canada was aware of escalating fear that a suicide pact was taking shape in a remote northern Ontario First Nation, but said no to financial assistance, angry and frustrated indigenous leaders complained Thursday. "Our community needs help."
"19.01.2017 18:46:50" ottawacitizen.com Pedestrian struck by vehicle in south end Police are investigating after a woman in her 20s was hit by a vehicle at the intersection of Hunt Club Road and Bridle Path Road just after 11 a.m. Thursday. The woman, who was conscious and talki… A woman in her 20s was hit by a vehicle at the intersection of Hunt Club Road and Bridle Path Road.
"19.01.2017 18:24:42" ottawacitizen.com Couple narrowly escape as snow-grooming vehicle sinks through ice near Val-des-Monts The pair were under water for a few minutes before the driver was able to break a window and make his way to the surface. Another very lucky escape.
"19.01.2017 17:59:52" ottawacitizen.com No strike, but other job actions set for STO transit system Outaouais transit riders don't need to worry about a full strike on their transit system for the time being. But they should prepare for disruptions as early as 4 a.m. Friday as unionized dri… Here's the latest on the labour battle in Gatineau's transit system.
"19.01.2017 17:40:37" ottawacitizen.com Real estate: Five Hunt Club homes on the market A community in River Ward in Ottawa's south end, Hunt Club is located north of the airport, to the east of the Rideau River. From million-dollar mansions to rent-geared-to-income housing, the Hunt Club area has something for everyone.
"19.01.2017 17:24:41" ottawacitizen.com A 007 home theatre, 12 bedrooms and a bowling alley: This is what a $333M house looks like The Bel Air mansion offers 38,000 feet of interior space, including 12 bedrooms, 21 baths, a 40-seat home theatre, and a four-lane bowling alley It also comes with $40 million worth of classic cars, a dozen high-performance motorcycles, and a deactivated helicopter.
"19.01.2017 17:02:14" ottawacitizen.com Senators looking for bodies as flu bug hits team COLUMBUS — The Ottawa Senators could be shorthanded when they face the Columbus Blue Jackets on Thursday night. Coach Guy Boucher told reporters Thursday morning at the Nationwide Arena there's a f… The Ottawa Senators are a little under the weather right now...
"19.01.2017 16:29:03" ottawacitizen.com 'I'll make you famous': Alberta man turns the table on laptop thief The 51-year-old computer security and automation expert couldn't let the opportunity to try to find out something about the apparent thief pass him by. The suspected thief started using her own Facebook account right before his eyes.
"19.01.2017 16:01:57" news.nationalpost.com Beat the January blahs All the excitement of December is over and now that most blah of all months, January, is here Beat the January blahs with silky soup so tasty you'll forget it's good for you. #life
"19.01.2017 15:48:02" ottawacitizen.com Police confirm death of Gatineau woman, 83, was homicide An autopsy on an 83-year-old woman killed Wednesday at her home in Gatineau has been scheduled for Thursday in Montreal. Gatineau police are now confirming that her death is a homicide, rather… Police got a phone call early Wednesday afternoon telling them there was an “agitated” man at the victim's home.
"19.01.2017 15:31:01" ottawacitizen.com In the aftermath of Vice Admiral Norman's removal, Vance is still missing in action On Friday, Jan. 13, Chief of the Defence Staff Gen. Jon Vance signed an order removing the second highest military officer in Canada from command. Then Vance packed his bags and disappeared. There … After the second highest military officer in Canada was suddenly removed from command, the top officer has been nowhere to be found.
"19.01.2017 15:18:05" ottawacitizen.com How to dig out from December's debt Bills jog your memory. And they may mean you're going to have to make some changes to pay up. The start of the new year feels like a financial clean slate — right up until your credit card bills arrive.
"19.01.2017 15:02:51" ottawacitizen.com Kathleen Wynne meets Amherstburg woman who penned viral hydro rates post More hydro relief for Ontario ratepayers will be announced before the spring budget, Premier Kathleen Wynne said Wednesday as she met with a Windsor-area resident. Wynne said more hydro relief will be announced before the spring budget.
"19.01.2017 14:24:41" ottawacitizen.com Military officer's suspension casts clouds over federal shipbuilding effort The suspension of the military's second-highest-ranking officer has cast a pall over the federal government's multibillion-dollar plan. The RCMP are investigating allegations that sensitive documents dealing with the $35-billion national shipbuilding strategy were leaked.
"19.01.2017 14:00:02" ottawacitizen.com American officials at Ottawa airport tip police to child porn suspect An Ottawa man is facing child pornography charges after U.S. Homeland Security officials tipped off local police. He is charged with possessing and distributing, by attempting to export.
"19.01.2017 13:50:02" ottawacitizen.com Sale to the public of surplus Canadian Forces Browning pistols will be considered, says DND Replacing the 1940s-era Browning handguns has been on the Department of National Defence's procurement list for years.
"19.01.2017 13:30:01" ottawacitizen.com "Help, we're dying of cold": 30 missing after avalanche in Italy buries three-storey hotel Rescuers were met with an eerie silence. The buried hotel was just one of several rescues underway in an area that has been pummelled by more than a meter of snow in recent days.
"19.01.2017 13:10:03" ottawacitizen.com Beijing to spend $2.7 billion on cleaning capital's air Chinese state media say Beijing will spend $2.7 billion to fight air pollution in the capital this year. Part of the money will be used to close or upgrade more than 2,000 polluting factories.
"19.01.2017 12:52:48" ottawacitizen.com Foggy morning as the capital warms up slightly The capital region enters what appears to be a mid-winter break. There's a risk of freezing drizzle Thursday night, with fog patches again developing. The low should be -3 C.
"19.01.2017 12:41:31" ottawacitizen.com Police probe stabbing near Pinecrest Transpo stop Two men who were stabbed in the city's west end Wednesday night are not cooperating with police. Did you see something?
"19.01.2017 12:17:29" ottawacitizen.com Spanish tourist towns post first snowfalls in decades Officials have placed more than half of Spain's 50 provinces under alert for heavy snow and sleet storms. Hopefully, you're not heading there to get some sun...
"19.01.2017 12:05:00" In 2009, the Citizen did a story on 8-year-old figure skater Hannah Dawson, and the amazing work she put into her schedule. Now she's skating in the Canadian Tire National Skating Championships.
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"19.01.2017 07:00:56" news.nationalpost.com Milan Fashion Week Impish, boyish looks are permeating the Milan menswear runway this season, and the mood seems to be a search for a simpler past Impish, boyish looks are permeating the Milan menswear runway this season, and the mood seems to be a search for a simpler past. #life
"19.01.2017 06:00:36" news.nationalpost.com Third of adults treated for asthma misdiagnosed Lead researcher Dr. Shawn Aaron of the Ottawa Hospital says some doctors diagnose asthma based on symptoms but don't confirm the diagnosis with a... A third of Canadian adults treated for asthma are misdiagnosed or in remission, an Ottawa study finds. #health
"19.01.2017 05:00:43" news.nationalpost.com Some basic Italian we all can use If you have been eyeing the bunches of broccoli rabe in your grocery store but passing them by because you are unsure how to cook this vegetable,... If you have been eyeing the bunches of broccoli rabe in your grocery store but passing them by because you are unsure how to cook this vegetable, here is your official cue. #life
"19.01.2017 04:55:00" ottawacitizen.com Smiths Falls girl, 15, missing since Christmas Eve is found, police say Smiths Falls police said Wednesday that a 15-year-old girl who went missing from her foster home on Dec. 24 has been found. Police released no other details about her recovery but had said when the… Found and hopefully safe and sound.
"19.01.2017 04:30:27" news.nationalpost.com Would you eat Newfoundland seal? "It's unique. It's different. [Seal] certainly comes with its controversy, but I think it's an important part of Canada's food history and Canada's... Would you eat Newfoundland seal – 'one of the most sustainable seafoods in the country'? #life
"19.01.2017 04:00:48" news.nationalpost.com 60 years since publication of Frommer's This year the legendary travel guidebook writer Arthur Frommer celebrates 60 years since the publication of his 1957 book, "Europe on $5 a Day" This year the legendary travel guidebook writer Arthur Frommer celebrates 60 years since the publication of his 1957 book, "Europe on $5 a Day." #travel
"19.01.2017 03:38:47" ottawacitizen.com Open house on proposed library draws impassioned crowd If libraries did as well as town hall meetings about them, we'd be building one on every block. More than 150 impassioned citizens filled the council chambers at city hall Wednesday night to discus… The central issue dominating the discussion: whether the proposed site, which would see the Ottawa Public Library and Library and Archives Canada share a $168-million, four-storey, 216,000 square-foot super-library at the site just west of the downtown
"19.01.2017 02:40:05" ottawacitizen.com Ottawa's Prom Night Killing: Lawyer says no knife in accused's hand The police case against accused prom-night killer Devontay Hackett is anchored in video and DNA evidence. And on Wednesday, the jury at his second-degree murder trial again was shown a key video of… A defence lawyer makes a frame-by-frame dissection of the blurry video during his cross-examination of Mike Ross, the civilian police employee who collected video footage.
"19.01.2017 02:40:00" ottawacitizen.com Ottawa police union boss asks Capital Pride not to exclude officers from parade The president of the Ottawa Police Association has posted an open letter to Ottawa Capital Pride urging it not to follow the lead of Pride Toronto in banning police from pride marches and parades. … Tammy Dopson, chair of Ottawa Capital Pride, said the letter hasn't been brought before the board, which next meets on Jan. 30.
"19.01.2017 01:42:30" ottawacitizen.com Sandy Hill centre moves to send injection site application The Sandy Hill Community Health Centre board of directors on Wednesday told staff to send an application to the federal government to establish Ottawa's first supervised injection s… Rob Boyd, the director of the harm-reduction program at the health centre, said the application will start the “conversation” with federal health officials about the details in the proposal.
"19.01.2017 01:30:00" ottawacitizen.com Alanis Morissette manager admits to $4.8M theft from singer LOS ANGELES, Calif. - The former business manager for Alanis Morissette admitted embezzling more than $6.5 million from the singer and other celebrities and agreed to plead guilty to federal charges, prosecutors said Wednesday. You oughtta know ...
"19.01.2017 01:00:00" ottawacitizen.com Colin Mochrie champions transgender rights, expresses support for daughter TORONTO - Canadian comic Colin Mochrie says he welcomes his new role as a champion for transgender rights after speaking out in support of his daughter. "I think I've gotten like 2,000 followers over the last day.... It's pretty cool," Colin Mochrie says.
"19.01.2017 00:53:45" ottawacitizen.com Youthful Stephen Gogolev claims Canadian junior skating title A year after winning the Canadian novice crown, the pre-teen skater from Toronto adds a junior men's crown to his résumé. Another Canadian skating phenom on the rise.
"19.01.2017 00:31:02" ottawacitizen.com Ottawa's Carol Anne Chénard named CONCACAF referee of the year The veteran referee was one of Canadian women assigned to officiate games at the 2016 Rio Olympics. Chénard was one of three Canadian officials assigned to games of the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Summer Olympics.
"19.01.2017 00:30:00" ottawacitizen.com Angry anglos file complaints against Trudeau for French only answers in Quebec "Even staunch defenders of the French language like René Lévesque would never have made such a misstep," QCGN president James Shea says. Should the prime minister have spoken English?
"19.01.2017 00:17:58" ottawacitizen.com Clarke MacArthur's status remains on hold COLUMBUS — Clarke MacArthur won't be getting the green light to resume playing until he's completed further testing. Though Ottawa Senators coach Guy Boucher wasn't giving out a whole lot of i… We know you've heard this before, but ...
"19.01.2017 00:02:45" ottawacitizen.com Sizing up the Sens' playoff rivals The race to stay in a playoff spot in the Eastern Conference has become a daily game of musical chairs. As Ottawa Senators coach Guy Boucher said last week, win a couple games and you're in solid p… We look at the Senators' competition for a playoff berth.
"19.01.2017 00:00:00" ottawacitizen.com Judge awards former journalist Arthur Kent $250,000 in legal costs CALGARY: An Alberta judge has awarded former TV journalist Arthur Kent $250,000 in legal costs in his successful defamation lawsuit against… He was nicknamed the "Scud Stud" when he was a reporter during the Persian Gulf war. A negative newspaper article was written about Arthur Kent while he was running for political office, and he fought back.
"18.01.2017 23:52:51" ottawacitizen.com In Condon, Sens trust. There's no other choice COLUMBUS — There is no mystery to the starting goaltender for the Ottawa Senators Thursday night at the Nationwide Arena. It will be Mike Condon and there really isn't any other choice. As the… With the games so vital, this is no time to take the dependable Mike Condon out of the net.
"18.01.2017 23:41:34" ottawacitizen.com Redblacks' Burris leaning towards retiring While the “One More Year” chants from fans at the Grey Cup parade got Henry Burris' “juices flowing,” the Ottawa Redblacks quarterback is leaning toward retiring. Within the next week, the s… If that's what Henry Burris decides, there's no better way to leave than as a champion.
"18.01.2017 23:30:01" ottawacitizen.com Footage, photos provide last word on 1979's Canadian Caper, with apologies to Ben Affleck It was almost four decades ago that staff of the Canadian embassy in Tehran, with the help of the CIA and Canadian government back home, smuggled half-a-dozen American diplomats out of Revolutionar… If your knowledge of the Iran hostage crisis of 1979 comes from Argo, the Hollywood version, then you'll want to know the real story, and Canada's involvement.
"18.01.2017 23:28:43" ottawacitizen.com Blue Jackets' Brad Shaw benefits from perspective behind new bench COLUMBUS — For 25 years, Brad Shaw called Ottawa home even long after he left his post as the Senators' captain. In the past eight months, his life has undergone a few changes. After a decade … A fresh start has been good for the coaching career of former 67's captain Brad Shaw.
"18.01.2017 23:20:00" Baby African penguin hatches at West Edmonton Mall Who doesn't love baby penguins? Nina, a two-month-old African penguin, is the 14th penguin to be hatched at the West Edmonton Mall's Marine Life.
"18.01.2017 22:55:00" ottawacitizen.com Man arrested for questioning in suspicious death in Pontiac region The Sûreté du Québec has confirmed a 68-year-old man has been taken into custody for questioning in connection with a suspicious death in the rural town of Clarendon early Wednesday. Police were ca… A 68-year-old man has been taken into custody for questioning.
"18.01.2017 22:35:00" ottawacitizen.com Reevely: School closures will devastate rural Eastern Ontario, townships say Five towns south of Ottawa are making a hard economic case for keeping their schools open in the face of a provincial push to close half-empty buildings to save money. “With no school, we ant… “For families, it would change everything.”
"18.01.2017 22:09:00" ottawacitizen.com NCC seeks to rejuvenate underused Nepean Point The National Capital Commission is launching an international design competition to reimagine Nepean Point. Details will be released Thursday at the NCC's board meeting and a winning design i… What do you think should be done with it?
"18.01.2017 21:53:36" ottawacitizen.com Rehtaeh Parsons' father to speak at Ottawa theatre production on sexual violence The trial of former CBC radio host Jian Ghomeshi sparked a national conversation about sexual violence cases and how they play out in the justice system. That discussion has now entered the cr… He'll give a keynote speech for The Ghomeshi Effect, opening at The Gladstone on Thursday.
"18.01.2017 21:35:55" ottawacitizen.com Staccato French, personal attacks and ghosts of hotlines past: Three trends in the Tory leadership debate The 13 candidates - minus the anglophone Kevin O'Leary - sparred in French Tuesday and three things became clear: Quebec matters, immigration… If you didn't watch the French-language debate last night, here's what you missed.
"18.01.2017 20:55:00" ottawacitizen.com Inauguration promises some especially awkward moments for Obama and Trump One of the most intriguing aspects of the day will be the limousine ride that Obama and Trump will share on the ride to the Capitol Trump spent years stoking false doubts about Obama's legitimacy to hold office; Obama spent months telling voters that Trump was uniquely unqualified to be president.
"18.01.2017 20:27:05" ottawacitizen.com Gatineau police arrest man in connection with 'suspicious death' Gatineau police have arrested a man after a body was discovered Wednesday afternoon in a home at 171 Cité-des-Jeunes Blvd., at the eastern edge of Gatineau Park. Two neighbours identified the … Two neighbours identified the victim as Thérèse Gauvreau, 83, a longtime resident of the neatly-kept white house.
"18.01.2017 20:07:00" ottawacitizen.com Ontario proposes to boost water bottler fee by $500 per million litres taken TORONTO - Ontario is proposing to charge water-bottling companies a little over $500 per million litres taken from the ground, following public outcry over the current fee of just a few dollars. It follows public outcry over the current fee of just a few dollars.
"18.01.2017 19:52:26" ottawacitizen.com For driverless cars, a moral dilemma: Who lives or dies? BOSTON - Imagine you're behind the wheel when your brakes fail. As you speed toward a crowded crosswalk, you're confronted with an impossible choice: veer right and mow down a large group of elderly people or veer left into a woman pushing a stroller. Research shows people prefer a self-driving car to act in the greater good, sacrificing its passenger if it can save a crowd of pedestrians. They just don't want to get into that car.
"18.01.2017 19:34:08" ottawacitizen.com As Ottawa awaits new Trump appointee, the deputy chief takes charge of the embassy A career diplomat will lead the U.S. Embassy in Ottawa until a new ambassador is appointed by Donald Trump, the real estate mogul and reality TV star who will be sworn in Friday as the country̵… She assumes the job temporarily following the departure of Bruce Heyman, who had served as U.S. ambassador since 2014.
"18.01.2017 19:15:15" business.financialpost.com Canadians first to get new YouTube mobile feature that will make sharing... Exclusive: Beginning Wednesday, Canada will be the first country to receive a new social chat platform within Google's YouTube app for iOS and Android Beginning Wednesday, Canada will be the first country to receive a new social chat platform within Google's YouTube app for iOS and Android. Canadians can then share the new feature with friends in other countries. #business
"18.01.2017 19:05:00" ottawacitizen.com Passerby pulls Cornwall ice fisherman from truck sinking through ice Joshua van de Glind was helping set up a fishing hut when he noticed a Jeep beginning to sink into the water. The driver had rolled down his window and was attempting to escape, but was in big trouble.
"18.01.2017 18:48:22" ottawacitizen.com It's not just your imagination, crows are taking over Ottawa The latest edition of our Science of Winter series. You may have noticed...crows are swarming Ottawa right now. We found out why:
"18.01.2017 18:40:00" ottawacitizen.com Beware the politicians promising quick fixes to electricity prices The latest nightmare for the Ontario Liberals around the cost of electricity (there have been many) came last week when, in front of national media at a Justin Trudeau event in Peterborough, a tear… "The growing backlash against electricity rates is leading toward a 'just do something' reaction, and down this path lies trouble."
"18.01.2017 18:21:19" ottawacitizen.com Why I'm joining the Women's March on Washington I hate crowds and I've never been able to sleep on a bus. I've got looming client deadlines, and my family's weekend is packed: hockey games, birthday parties and piles of laundry. So why would I o… "Dark days are ahead and we will need courage, and heart. I'm going to Washington to take a stand."
"18.01.2017 17:43:45" ottawacitizen.com Glavin: Obama's presidency saw the end of American power “Yes, we can,” they chanted in unison. To hear Barack Obama speak, or just to catch a glimpse of him, roughly 200,000 people had turned out that day, July 24, 2008, filling the broad, t… "The American Epoch is over. It ended on Barack Obama's watch."
"18.01.2017 17:26:32" ottawacitizen.com Editorial: Trudeau and O'Leary – Someone call the language police In an officially bilingual country, you'd think those who lead us – or who aspire to – would show a modicum of sensitivity to the linguistic preferences of voters. Instead, both Prime Mi… "It's not clear which is more galling: A fluently bilingual leader who refuses to answer questioners in their first language, or a unilingual candidate who doesn't think it's even worth his while to try."
"18.01.2017 16:22:27" ottawacitizen.com Texas police find two sisters who vanished with their mother in 1985. Mother charged with snatching them Russell Yates said his wife had discovered he had been unfaithful to her. He acknowledged punching her while they argued. A few weeks later, she disappeared An anonymous tip just before Christmas led police to finally solve the case that started in Rhode Island 30 years ago.
"18.01.2017 16:02:20" ottawacitizen.com Ottawa Liberal MP Andrew Leslie set to ditch the whip for new gig focusing on Canada-US relations Although the news is likely to get lost in the flurry of coverage of a certain venture capitalist turned TV host's long-rumoued and now official bid to win the Conservative leadership, Prime … The Ottawa MP will be point-man for Canada's relationship with the Trump administration.
"18.01.2017 15:07:04" ottawacitizen.com Stepmom of Ottawa boy tortured in family's basement sentenced to three years in prison The stepmom was found guilty of assault with a weapon (a wooden spoon) and failing to provide the necessities of life. She and her husband were found guilty in what the judge called a “gut-wrenching” case of child abuse of an 11-year-old boy.
"18.01.2017 14:48:01" ottawacitizen.com Trump wants 10 per cent cut in F-35 cost Lockheed Martin officials are scrambling around, trying to figure how to deal with U.S.-president elect Donald Trump and his demands the cost of the F-35 program be reduced. Roger Carr, chairman of… Lockheed Martin officials are scrambling to figure out how to deal with Donald Trump and his demands the cost of the F-35 program be reduced.
"18.01.2017 14:28:49" ottawacitizen.com Russia extends residence permit for Edward Snowden, who may qualify for citizenship next year Snowden has been in Russia since 2013 after the U.S. cancelled his passport. He may be able to apply for a Russian passport next year The whistleblower could soon have a Russian passport.
"18.01.2017 14:02:29" ottawacitizen.com Question (in English) about finding service in English in Quebec — Justin Trudeau replies in French Trudeau told the meeting he would speak French because he was in Quebec. One of the English questions put to Trudeau was about the availability of English-language mental health services.
"18.01.2017 13:39:00" ottawacitizen.com Say that again? Unintended zingers from Trudeau's national listening tour In Dartmouth, N.S., Monday, Justin Trudeau said that because his maternal grandfather was born in Scotland, he understands the immigrant experience. Trudeau's political opponents are almost certainly gleefully building a clip reel of some of the odd things he's said on this tour for future use at the next election.
"18.01.2017 13:05:51" ottawacitizen.com Slush, spray, salt on messy morning capital commute If your Wednesday commute means getting behind the wheel, top up your windshield washer fluid first. Ottawa Public Health has reiterated its recommendation that everyone do the “penguin walk.”
"18.01.2017 12:25:01" ottawacitizen.com Is Kevin O'Leary finally ready to enter the fray? Elsewhere on the Conservative leadership circuit, Maxime Bernier is heading back to Parliament Hill to host a mid-morning press conference. Will this be the day that finance guru turned TV personality Kevin O'Leary finally makes it official by launching his bid for the Conservative leadership?
"18.01.2017 12:05:42" ottawacitizen.com Majority of Ottawa residents in favour of safe injection site: poll “Ottawans generally approve of seeing safe injection sites in their city as a tool for harm reduction.” A new poll suggests most Ottawa residents are in favour of a safe injection site, even though the seriousness of the opioid crisis has yet to register with many of them.
"18.01.2017 07:00:59" news.nationalpost.com Tradition takes the (king) cake in New Orleans New Orleans is a city strong on traditions, and few inspire as much passion as the king cakes of Mardi Gras season During Mardi Gras season, tradition takes the (king) cake in New Orleans. #travel
"18.01.2017 06:00:48" news.nationalpost.com Sustenance stew Almond butter lends a little body to Tess Masters' Sustenance Stew, without much weight. A winter warmer that's creamy, without the cream. #life
"18.01.2017 05:00:47" news.nationalpost.com 7 best U.S. destinations to visit on a budget Lucky for us, there are still some great U.S. destinations that aren't too expensive. There also are ways to save on visits to cities and places... Seven best U.S. destinations to visit on a budget. #travel
"18.01.2017 04:30:29" news.nationalpost.com Fake fish A new study from UCLA and Loyola Marymount University has found that nearly 50 per cent of sushi in Los Angeles is mislabelled, TIME reports Fake fish: Study finds nearly half of sushi served at restaurants is mislabelled. #life
"18.01.2017 04:04:29" ottawacitizen.com Transfers make their presence felt in latest dust-up between Ravens, Gee-Gees Love or hate the outcome, there's always something magical and maniacal in all iterations of the hoops Canal War between the Carleton Ravens and University of Ottawa Gee-Gees. And invariably, there… Turnaround is fair play, even with rosters.
"18.01.2017 03:57:15" ottawacitizen.com Senators get road trip started right with resilient win over Blues ST. LOUIS — The Ottawa Senators are hoping their trip here is a step through the gateway to the playoffs. The Senators officially passed the midway point of the season with a 6-4 victory over … Strange how games in St. Louis bring out the best in the Senators, but no one here is complaining.
"18.01.2017 03:46:49" ottawacitizen.com Pageau works hard to break his scoring drought Before the Senators flew out of town for this important three-game trip, Jean-Gabriel Pageau insisted he was unconcerned about his lost scoring touch. At the time, he had four goals, the same numbe… A lost scoring touch? It's not as if Jean-Gabriel Pageau hasn't had chances.
"18.01.2017 02:38:26" ottawacitizen.com Ottawa, Eastern Ontario under freezing rain warning as storm arrives Commuters, students, pedestrians, travellers — anyone anywhere who needs to be somewhere else — were facing the prospect of cancelled school buses, transit delays, traffic gridlock and po… Yeah, it's here again.
"18.01.2017 02:34:21" ottawacitizen.com Prom night killing trial sees chilling final images of Brandon Volpi It would be a month before the police, and time, caught up with Devontay Hackett. Wanted in the 2014 prom-night slaying of Brandon Volpi, Hackett was later arrested in Toronto, and while his life o… Some of the video was captured by hotel guests leaning over their balconies, documenting the bloody brawl below, outside of Les Suites Hotel in downtown Ottawa on June 7, 2014.
"18.01.2017 02:28:00" ottawacitizen.com Former Gee-Gee Traer leads Ravens to victory Love or hate the outcome, there's always something magical and maniacal in all iterations of the hoops Canal War between the Carleton Ravens and University of Ottawa Gee-Gees. And invariably, there… Traer's new teammates pounded her old teammates 57-50 as the fourth-ranked Ravens improved their OUA north division standings to 9-1.
"18.01.2017 02:15:00" ottawacitizen.com Ontario skater Catherine Carle cruises to novice women's national title The skater from Georgetown made her first national championship a memorable one with a sparkling performance. Already in the lead after Monday's short program, Catherine Carle produced by a significant margin the best free-skate score of 91.85 points and the best overall total of 133.73.
"18.01.2017 01:35:01" ottawacitizen.com Three youths arrested after Gatineau high school fire sends two students to hospital Gatineau police arrested three youths, ages 12 and 13, after a garbage can was set on fire inside a public high school on Tuesday, sending two students to the emergency with minor burns. A 9-1-1 ca… A garbage can was set on fire inside the public high school.
"18.01.2017 01:24:24" ottawacitizen.com Anabelle Langlois back at skate nationals in Ottawa as pairs coach The Hull native's first Canadian championships in the national capital came before one of her current pairs skaters was born. It didn't take long for Annabelle Langlois to get back into skating as a coach.
"18.01.2017 00:35:00" ottawacitizen.com City of Ottawa plow shears off tree on boulevard near canal If snow plow operators in the Glebe were told to remove everything from the boulevard on Queen Elizabeth Place, they took the message too literally. They sheared a tree right off at the g… Whoops.
"18.01.2017 00:25:00" ottawacitizen.com Egan: Only death could stop this amazing veteran's good fight I first met Lloyd Swick in 2010 when he was 87 years old — and yet unstoppable. He had this kooky plan to create a national monument — not to people — but to animals that had served in Ca… He was one of Ottawa's best-known war veterans.
"18.01.2017 00:05:00" Did you know this story? The Rideau Canal was going to be built on a much shorter route - until a 'scandalous' land deal altered the plan.
Read it all here: http://ow.ly/wtps3085T6x
"17.01.2017 23:54:22" Conservative Party of Canada - Parti conservateur du Canada Nous sommes en direct de Québec !
We're live from Quebec City! Here's a live feed of the French-language Conservative leadership debate, happening now in Quebec City.
"17.01.2017 23:45:28" ottawacitizen.com Rideau Canal to fully open to skaters Wednesday The entire 7.8-kilometre span, from downtown to Hartwells Locks at Dow's Lake, will be been open. Time to skate the whole thing now!
"17.01.2017 23:02:23" ottawacitizen.com Leak of information about shipbuilding plans behind removal of senior military officer, sources say Sources say the RCMP are involved in an investigation involving Vice Admiral Mark Norman and allegations of leaked information We have new information on why the 2nd-highest-ranking officer in Canada's military was suddenly removed from command.
"17.01.2017 22:34:44" ottawacitizen.com Ottawa Heart Institute expects to stay put for next 35 years The University of Ottawa Heart Institute expects to remain at its current location for the next 35 years or more, its board chairman Lawrence Soloway confirmed Tuesday. That means the Civic ca… It means the Civic campus of The Ottawa Hospital and the Heart Institute, which currently coexist on the same site, could operate separately for decades after the Civic is rebuilt.
"17.01.2017 22:15:00" The new Stanley Cup monument was...sort of built on Sparks Street today. It was actually a mock-up, to prepare for the real thing.
"17.01.2017 21:55:37" ottawacitizen.com Obama commutes 35-year prison sentence of Chelsea Manning, who leaked Army documents Manning was convicted of leaked classified material in 2013 She had been given a 35-year sentence for leaking classified documents to WikiLeaks.
"17.01.2017 21:40:01" ottawacitizen.com Jose Bautista, Toronto Blue Jays finally reunite by default - and it might even be the right move Scott Stinson: Toronto's clubhouse door is of standard size, which suggests Bautista will have to turn sideways to fit the chip on his shoulder through it Bautista is coming back to the Toronto Blue Jays.
"17.01.2017 21:25:01" ottawacitizen.com World's main list of 'predatory' science publishers vanishes with no warning In 2012, a librarian from the University of Colorado presented research in a field so new he had to name it himself: predatory publishing. Jeffrey Beall discovered thousands of online science … The website has gone blank, and its creator isn't responding to messages.
"17.01.2017 21:09:00" ottawacitizen.com Reevely: Re-elect us or else, Ontario Liberals warn with new construction report Ontario's $160-billion construction program is not letting cabinet ministers cut quite enough ribbons, apparently, so they've released a catalogue to celebrate previous ribbon-cuttings … "This reads like a Liberal party brochure blown out to hypertrophic length."
"17.01.2017 20:42:45" ottawacitizen.com Transpo investigating how a double-decker bus caught fire with passengers on board OC Transpo is examining a burned-out double-decker bus to find out why it caught fire while loaded with passengers in the city's rural southeast Tuesday morning. Troy Charter, the director of trans… Here's the latest on the OC Transpo bus fire this morning. The same bus had struck a hydro pole in 2013.
"17.01.2017 20:00:59" news.nationalpost.com Armani as furry wrapper-in-chief There have been lots of warm fuzzies on the Milan runway this season: shaggy fur, furry footwear, thick knits, big gloves, droopy caps,... There have been lots of warm fuzzies on the Milan runway this season: shaggy fur, furry footwear, thick knits, big gloves, droopy caps, face-framing neck-warmers. All useful for hunkering down in turbulent times. #life
"17.01.2017 20:00:58" news.nationalpost.com Armani as furry wrapper-in-chief There have been lots of warm fuzzies on the Milan runway this season: shaggy fur, furry footwear, thick knits, big gloves, droopy caps,... There have been lots of warm fuzzies on the Milan runway this season: shaggy fur, furry footwear, thick knits, big gloves, droopy caps, face-framing neck-warmers. All useful for hunkering down in turbulent times. #life
"17.01.2017 19:45:00" ottawacitizen.com In a national market of extremes, Ottawa housing prices remain steady The benchmark price for single family homes in Ottawa was $373,200 in December, up 5.0 per cent from a year earlier according to CREA. Here's more on the latest data published by the Canadian Real Estate Association.
"17.01.2017 19:28:01" ottawacitizen.com D.B. Cooper's infamous clip-on tie: Scientists closer to identifying mysterious 1971 skyjacker It was 'one of the longest and most exhaustive investigations' in FBI history - and to this day remains the only unsolved skyjacking in the United States To this day, it remains the only unsolved high-jacking of a plane in the United States.
"17.01.2017 19:12:03" ottawacitizen.com As the U.S. looks inward, China seeks a lead role on world stage DAVOS, Switzerland - With the U.S. increasingly looking inward and China eager to take a lead on the global stage, Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday cast his country as a champion of free trade and stability, a rebuke to the isolationist urges that Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday cast his country as a champion of free trade and stability, a rebuke to the isolationist urges that helped carry Donald Trump to power.
"17.01.2017 18:32:40" ottawacitizen.com Pressed for details about the history of his relationship with the Aga Khan, Trudeau stays silent Trudeau says he'll provide answers to Parliament's ethics commissioner, but won't tell reporters if he ever vacationed any other times with the Aga Khan Here's the latest on the PM's questionable vacation:
"17.01.2017 18:10:00" ottawacitizen.com Massive alligator caught on film strolling around Florida nature reserve Do not mess with this gator. You have to see this video to believe it.
"17.01.2017 17:52:02" Timeline Photos How many skating days will we get on the canal this year? Last year, the season was incredibly short. But the two years before were some of the longest in recent history.
"17.01.2017 17:37:00" ottawacitizen.com Loonie rises against U.S. dollar as greenback drops after Trump remark TORONTO - The loonie was up more than half a U.S. cent in late morning trading following a Wall Street Journal report that says President-elect Donald Trump thinks the U.S. dollar is "too strong." Not a huge spike, but good news if you're travelling to the U.S.
"17.01.2017 17:25:01" ottawacitizen.com Cohen: Washington braces for Trump – The circus is coming to town WASHINGTON – As the inauguration of Donald Trump approaches, the mood in this city is somewhere between “La La Land,” the surprise hit musical movie, and “You Want it Darker,” Leonard Cohen's last,… "We are either entering Fantasyland, featuring an all-singing, all-dancing government led by a reality television star...Or, we are entering a dim, despondent world."
"17.01.2017 17:11:01" ottawacitizen.com Major buzz kill for U.S. marijuana producers as prices plunge on rising supply Prices are tumbling as formerly illicit cultivators emerge from the shadows to invest millions of dollars in massive pot factories Could this be happening here soon?
"17.01.2017 16:50:55" ottawacitizen.com Putin says he doesn't think Trump met with sex workers It's 'complete nonsense' to believe that Russian security services 'chase after every American billionaire,' Putin said Allegations made against Trump are “obvious fabrications,” Putin told reporters in the Kremlin on Tuesday.
"17.01.2017 16:38:01" ottawacitizen.com Outaouais transit workers serve 72-hour strike notice Gatineau public transit users could be forced to look at other means of transportation by week's end as the union that represents the Quebec region's public transit workers ha… Heads up if you take transit in Gatineau.
"17.01.2017 16:18:07" ottawacitizen.com Former Halifax professor sues for $1M after nude photo he sent to student posted on Twitter Michael Kydd is seeking damages from Twitter, CTV's owner Bell Media, his ex-employer Mount Saint Vincent University and the woman he had a sexual relationship with He's also suing Twitter, saying it could have prevented publication of the photo.
"17.01.2017 16:02:55" ottawacitizen.com Denley: Why is Ottawa so bad at promoting tourism? The presence of the federal government and its many tourist-attracting institutions has meant that Ottawa has never had to be smart about tourism, but do we have to go out of our way to be the oppo… Does Ottawa need to get better at promoting itself?
"17.01.2017 16:02:07" news.nationalpost.com Italian menswear is in for a creative burst If turmoil brings innovation and renovation, Italian menswear is in for a creative burst If turmoil brings innovation and renovation, Italian menswear is in for a creative burst. #life
"17.01.2017 15:08:51" ottawacitizen.com Britain to abandon EU single market, restrict immigration in clean break from bloc, Theresa May states The Prime Minister set out a 12-point plan for Brexit on Tuesday and promised no partial membership for Britain in the EU 'that leaves us half-in, half-out' Britain will be fully leaving the EU, the Prime Minister promises. No "partial" measures.
"17.01.2017 14:40:55" Here's the aftermath of the double-decker OC Transpo bus that caught fire this morning. All passengers escaped unharmed. Read more here: http://ow.ly/c1jK3085bpC
"17.01.2017 14:32:40" ottawacitizen.com Transpo bus catches fire in east end, no injuries A double-decker OC Transpo bus loaded with passengers caught fire in the city's rural southeast Tuesday morning. Passengers tweeted dramatic images of the blaze just west of Carlsbad Springs. The c… A double-decker OC Transpo bus loaded with passengers caught fire in the city's rural southeast Tuesday morning. Amazingly, everybody got out unharmed.
"17.01.2017 14:18:10" ottawacitizen.com Poll: Young Americans fear they will be worse off post-Trump NEW YORK, N.Y. - As Donald Trump approaches his inauguration, young Americans have a deeply pessimistic view about his incoming administration. "Minority people are very afraid of all the rhetoric that he ran upon (in) his campaign"
"17.01.2017 13:35:02" Timeline Photos There were no injuries after an OC Transpo bus caught fire in the east end this morning. http://bit.ly/2jFw4In
"17.01.2017 13:19:48" ottawacitizen.com Andrew Coyne: Why Kevin O'Leary wouldn't win the Tory leadership The conventional wisdom on Kevin O'Leary's candidacy for Conservative leader, should it materialize, is that he can't win. A number of factors combined to produce Trump's surprise victory in the Republican primary; of these, virtually none are present in the Conservative race.
"17.01.2017 12:30:01" ottawacitizen.com Why Russia, a country with less money than Canada and fewer people than Nigeria, runs the world now Arround the globe over the past few years Russia has persistently outmaneuvered countries with more people, more guns and more money Between hacking the U.S. election and intervening in Syria, Russia is utterly dominating foreign affairs.
"17.01.2017 12:07:17" ottawacitizen.com Tory leadership hopefuls to face off en français Meanwhile, no fewer than six cabinet ministers will be making their collective and respective way to Davos for the yearly meeting of the World Economic Forum. Conservative leadership candidate Maxime Bernier is set to share the details of a new endorsement by an MP who will become the second member of the Quebec caucus to publicly back his bid.
"17.01.2017 08:00:58" news.nationalpost.com Blood pressure may predict sex of baby In the study, the mean systolic blood pressure for women who had boys was 106mm Hg, compared to 103mm Hg for those who had girls Toronto scientists discover a mother's blood pressure can predict sex of baby. But there's skepticism. #health
"17.01.2017 07:00:49" news.nationalpost.com Tipping's racist origins "Tipping is actually one of the biggest hoaxes ever pulled on an entire culture," restaurateur Danny Meyer told Dan Pashman on WNYC's The Sporkful... Tipping's racist origins still impact restaurant workers today. #life
"17.01.2017 06:00:41" news.nationalpost.com Sask. craft brewing industry hopping Whatever quenches your thirst, craft brewers in Regina are offering beer selections to please the palate Whatever quenches your thirst, craft brewers in Regina are offering beer selections to please the palate. #travel
"17.01.2017 05:00:37" news.nationalpost.com Barefoot Contessa likes it easy, but tasty Lemons and garlic flavour a simple roast chicken dinner in this easy-going dish by Ina Garten, the Barefoot Contessa Lemons and garlic flavour a simple roast chicken dinner in this easy-going dish by Ina Garten, the Barefoot Contessa. #life
"17.01.2017 04:42:52" ottawacitizen.com Canada's Raonic opens Australian Open with 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 win over Germany's Brown MELBOURNE, Australia - Canada's Milos Raonic and Germany's Dustin Brown renewed their Grand Slam duel on Tuesday and the result was the same as the last time — a three-set win for Raonic. Raonic begins pursuit of elusive Grand Slam title.
"17.01.2017 04:30:00" ottawacitizen.com Why Russia; a country with less money than Canada and fewer people than Nigeria; runs the world now Arround the globe over the past few years Russia has persistently outmaneuvered countries with more people, more guns and more money We ask the question: How is a Eurasian economic basketcase running the world now?
"17.01.2017 03:45:00" ottawacitizen.com National women's champion spurs junior men's skaters Matthew Markell and Josh Allen Having Alaine Chartrand as an example of what working harder and smarter can do for a skater is priceless, say two juniors who have watched her train first-hand. Matthew Markell, 16, shares rides to the Prescott Skating Club training sessions and talks frequently with Alaine Chartrand.
"17.01.2017 03:20:01" ottawacitizen.com Andrew Coyne: Why Kevin O'Leary wouldn’t win the Tory leadership A number of factors combined to produce Trump's surprise victory in the Republican primary; of these, virtually none are present in the Conservative race While Kevin O'Leary shares some similarities with Donald Trump, including a U.S. mailing address, he differs from him in important ways, writes Postmedia columnist Andrew Coyne.
"17.01.2017 03:20:01" ottawacitizen.com Nicholle Anderson counting the days until the end of her treatment and a return to Canada Nicholle Anderson is counting the days — Ottawa Senators style — until she can return to Canada. On Monday, Nicholle wrote that she'd had her final chemotherapy treatment that day.
"17.01.2017 02:20:01" ottawacitizen.com Christie Blatchford: Petty grudge' led to murder of Calgary couple and grandson, prosecutor says The bodies of Alvin, Kathy and Nathan were never found. But, as the judge and jurors heard, a great deal of evidence was found where Douglas Garland lived Prosecutor believes a petty grudge led to absolute horror
"17.01.2017 02:15:17" canada.com Rolling Stones Contest | Canada.com Enter for your chance to win a trip for two to New York City!
"17.01.2017 01:30:01" ottawacitizen.com Just for Laughs act Howie Mandel talks standup struggles in social media age TORONTO: Canadian comedian Howie Mandel says social media has made the standup world "a little scarier and little tougher now to create." Comedian Howie Mandel says that doing comedy is way tougher in an age where everyone's packing a smartphone.
"17.01.2017 01:00:00" ottawacitizen.com Calgary mom loses cellphone containing photos of toddler son who died of cancer A Calgary mother has issued an emotional plea for the return of a lost cellphone containing the last photos she has of her two-year-old son who died of cancer last year. A heartbreaking story.
"17.01.2017 00:47:16" ottawacitizen.com Quebec skater Alistair Lam leading novice men's division at nationals Ottawa-area skaters were seventh, 17th and 18th in novice men's after Monday's short program on the first day of the 2017 Canadian championships. Alistair Lam of St-Hubert, Que., held the lead after the short program in the novice men's division of the Canadian Tire National Skating Championships on Monday.
"17.01.2017 00:21:41" ottawacitizen.com Brennan: Senators' coach laments not having Anderson in net First and foremost, your heart goes out to Craig Anderson and his family when the goalie's wife gets dragged into a fight with a despicable, deadly disease. On another level, you also have to feel … Mike Condon is playing a lot of hockey and the Senators are aware that it's not fair to ask him to carry the entire burden in net. Hopefully, he won't have to.
"17.01.2017 00:06:00" ottawacitizen.com Springsteen cover band booked for inaugural gig in Washington cancels out of respect for Bruce With Springsteen having called the president-elect a 'flagrant, toxic narcissist,' the B Street Band's performance hosted by a New Jersey group drew jeers Springsteen himself has called the president-elect a “flagrant, toxic narcissist” and questioned whether he's competent for the job.
"16.01.2017 23:35:01" In case you missed it: Jonathan Pitre got an amazing surprise Christmas gift from his mom - and it was a secret until last week.
Our story: http://ow.ly/ZYIW307UUcS
"16.01.2017 23:03:02" A Boeing in the Basement A man in Calgary built a full-size Boeing 747 flight simulator in his basement, one of only five like it in the world.
"16.01.2017 22:38:03" ottawacitizen.com Memories of 1977: Trudeau and Khan families featured in a previous Canadian political mini-drama The PM's longtime family friendship with the Aga Khan may have begun with his mother during an infamous trip to New York that caused an uproar 40 years ago It all began with Trudeau's mother during an infamous trip to New York that caused an uproar at home 40 years ago.
"16.01.2017 21:58:10" ottawacitizen.com New Ottawa Public Health initiative brings fruit and veggies to corner stores Candy bars, potato chips and bottles of pop have long been staples of the corner store, but a new Ottawa Public Health initiative is adding some healthier options to the mix. The pilot project… It's especially aimed at neighbourhoods that lack a full-scale grocery store.
"16.01.2017 21:12:12" ottawacitizen.com Yarr, matey! The Captain's Boil be coming to Elgin If seafood in a bag is your kind of dining experience, rejoice, Ottawa, because that'll be an option sometime in summer 2017. Yes, a restaurant called The Captain's Boil is replacing Fresco.
"16.01.2017 20:46:01" ottawacitizen.com Editorial: Explain, now, why the vice chief of Canada's military has been removed Canadians need – and deserve – to know why the second-highest-ranking member of Canada's military was abruptly (if “temporarily”) removed from his post. Canada's military and political leadership should not be keeping this a secret, our editorial board argues.
"16.01.2017 20:34:00" ottawacitizen.com Talks between Blue Jays, Bautista intensify: Reports By signing Bautista, the Jays will get some of the swagger back that they lost in allowing Edwin Encarnacion to walk. What do you think, Toronto Blue Jays fans?
"16.01.2017 20:20:00" ottawacitizen.com Jill Barker: Can health and fitness be found in a bottle? For most of us, the 55,000 dietary supplements on the market won't boost our health or performance. That doesn't mean they are worthless Three out of four Canadians put their trust in vitamins and dietary supplements to improve their health and fitness, despite persistent questions about their effectiveness.
"16.01.2017 20:06:00" Have you skated this yet? There's a new ice trail in the Gatineau Hills. ⛸️⛸️
Read more: http://ow.ly/P8dC3083vYz
"16.01.2017 19:43:18" ottawacitizen.com Dawson: On the SIU's Abdi report, Jim Watson finally says what he should have in July Mayor Jim Watson has now said, more or less, what he should've in July. The Special Investigations Unit, which investigates police misconduct, should make public its report into the dea… "Now, at least, he's speaking clearly, rightly saying the report should be made public."
"16.01.2017 19:24:32" ottawacitizen.com 'NBC is bad, but Saturday Night Live is the worst': Trump blasts SNL again Alec Baldwin, reprising his role as Trump, opened the sketch by declaring, 'Yes, this is real life. This is really happening' For a guy who says he hates Saturday Night Live, Donald J. Trump sure seems to watch it a lot.
"16.01.2017 18:55:00" ottawacitizen.com Mike Condon makes his 10th straight start for Senators Mike Condon won't be getting any break any time soon. As the Senators prepare to open the second half against the St. Louis Blues Tuesday night at the Scottrade Center, coach Guy Boucher confirmed … Mike Condon won't be getting a break in goal any time soon.
"16.01.2017 18:35:00" ottawacitizen.com Reevely: How Ontario's underused public pharmacare program could save private drug plans As private drug-insurance plans buckle under the costs of new medications that can prolong lives but only at massive expense, the Ontario government is planning to step in, at a cost that could rea… The cost to taxpayers, though, could reach into the hundreds of millions of dollars.
"16.01.2017 18:25:36" ottawacitizen.com Kady O'Malley: Okay, Trudeau, why does 'sorry' suddenly seem to be the hardest word? Justin Trudeau should have known. Even before news broke – courtesy of the National Post's indefatigable David Akin – that the federal ethics watchdog would be launching a formal invest… "Trudeau seems content to simply repeat, through a progressively more forced smile, that it was 'a family vacation.'"
"16.01.2017 18:02:33" ottawacitizen.com Fairmont Confectionary, which houses the popular Sam's Cafe, closes its doors Sunday Ottawa corner store Fairmont Confectionary, which houses the popular Sam's Cafe eatery, is closing its doors on Sunday, according to a posting on the restaurant's Facebook page. The pos… Another popular Ottawa restaurant is closing, this time in Hintonburg.
"16.01.2017 17:46:00" ottawacitizen.com Police raid marijuana dispensary on downtown Bank Street Ottawa police are continuing their crackdown on illegal marijuana dispensaries, raiding the Topspot shop on Bank Street on Friday. The drug squad was still sorting through evidence on Sunday and no… A man and a woman face charges of possession for the purpose of trafficking, possession of the proceeds of crime, and possession of a prohibited weapon.
"16.01.2017 17:25:27" ottawacitizen.com Ottawa homes gain four per cent in December — still the country's most balanced market The benchmark price for Ottawa homes eased up four per cent year over year to $341,400 in December, according to a survey published Monday by the Canadian Real Estate Association. That's cons… Here's the latest on Ottawa's housing market.
"16.01.2017 17:06:01" ottawacitizen.com Former finance minister Joe Oliver loses bid to become Ontario PC candidate TORONTO — Former finance minister Joe Oliver has lost his bid to become a Progressive Conservative candidate in the next Ontario election. Oliver was one of several former Conservative MPs who were… Oliver was one of several former Conservative MPs who were defeated in 2015 and have been trying to secure provincial nominations.
"16.01.2017 16:29:44" ottawacitizen.com Centretown Pub, one of Ottawa's first gay bars, abruptly closes The doors to the popular Centretown Pub have been padlocked shut. The pub had been the heart of the Centretown gay community for more than three decades.
"16.01.2017 16:15:02" ottawacitizen.com Five killed in shooting at nightclub at Mexican resort, police say CANCUN, Mexico - A shooting attack at an electronic music festival in Mexico's Caribbean coast resort of Playa del Carmen on Monday left five people dead, including two Canadians, an Italian and a Colombian, authorities said. Two Canadians were killed in the shooting.
"16.01.2017 16:05:01" ottawacitizen.com Hundreds of Canadian university students seeking 'sugar daddies' online Student advocates warn such arrangements can be fraught with peril The match-making website released its rankings of universities that have had students sign up in search of financial aid...from 'sugar daddies.'
"16.01.2017 16:01:41" news.nationalpost.com China hosts snow and ice sculpture festival The city of Harbin in China's frigid northeast is hosting one of the world's largest festivals featuring ice sculptures of animals, cartoon... Frigid northern China hosts one of the world's largest snow and ice sculpture festivals. #travel
"16.01.2017 15:37:18" news.nationalpost.com Parliament's conflict-of-interest watchdog opens first-ever investigation into a PM's activities The commissioner said she believes there are 'reasonable grounds' to look into Trudeau's trip to the Bahamas to vacation with the Aga Khan, the Post has learned The watchdog says there are reasonable grounds to investigate Trudeau's New Year's vacation to the Aga Khan's private island.
"16.01.2017 15:20:01" ottawacitizen.com Skate on the canal while you can, as a lengthy stretch of warm weather is coming Monday morning's crisp, cold and sunny weather was perfect for skating on the just-opened Rideau Canal, but don't expect conditions to stay great for the rest of the week. Ottawa w… Daytime temperatures are forecast to be above zero for most of the week.
"16.01.2017 15:03:23" ottawacitizen.com Vice Chief of the Defence Staff Mark Norman removed from command Norman was served with a letter relieving him from command at 8 a.m. Monday morning. It's one of top positions in the Canadian Forces.
"16.01.2017 15:00:00" ottawacitizen.com 'Trailblazer' on Ottawa food scene John Taylor sells Old Ottawa South restaurant, going west A celebrated chef who shaped the Ottawa food scene over two decades has sold his restaurant in Old Ottawa South to decamp to British Columbia. “I am proud to call many customers, area chefs and suppliers my friends,” Taylor said, adding that he and wife, Sylvia, “thank you for all of your support over the last 20 years.”
"16.01.2017 14:30:01" ottawacitizen.com The Capital Builders: How a 'scandalous' land deal forever altered Ottawa The “scandalous” and “indecent” proposal that came out of it meant Ottawa's first residents built their homes in a fetid, mosquito-infested swamp called Lowertown. To mark the 150th anniversary of Confederation, we'd like to introduce you to some of the people who have shaped and built the National Capital. Today: Lord Dalhousie versus John LeBreton
"16.01.2017 14:04:05" ottawacitizen.com Lawyer recommended by home sale company Grape Vine under investigation after money removed from trust funds A real estate lawyer recommended by Ottawa do-it-yourself resale home marketing company Grape Vine has had his licence to practise law suspended after more than half a million dollars from real est… When law society investigators went to the Barrie office of real estate lawyer Stuart Cameron Murray looking to see his files, he called the police on them.
"16.01.2017 13:21:58" ottawacitizen.com Pittsburgh Steelers hold off Kansas City Chiefs The Steelers needed to hold off a last-ditch threat by the Chiefs before advancing to face New England next Sunday night Throw in a stingy Pittsburgh defence for most of Sunday night, and a multitude of mistakes by Kansas City, and the Steelers' 18-16 victory sent them into the AFC championship game.
"16.01.2017 12:38:00" ottawacitizen.com Jim Watson tops list of Canada's most popular mayors Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson is the most popular mayor in Canada, according to a poll in 10 of the country's largest cities. “Obviously for Mayor Watson, it's very good news.”
"16.01.2017 12:18:00" ottawacitizen.com Amber Alert for teenaged girl, 15, abducted in Mississauga by two men who forced her into a mini-van Update: Her family now says she has been found.
"16.01.2017 12:02:48" ottawacitizen.com Trudeau's cross-country town hall tour heads to Halifax Back in the capital, Environment Minister Catherine McKenna will share her thoughts on the state of Canada's national park system at “Let's talk parks, Canada! After spending the weekend off the public radar, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is scheduled to hit a Halifax coffee shop this afternoon.
"16.01.2017 02:39:56" ottawacitizen.com Ottawa residents headed to Washington for 'historic' march Only a few days after the U.S. election in November, Ottawa's Vicky Smallman booked a hotel room in Washington.
"16.01.2017 02:35:01" ottawacitizen.com Ottawa firefighters rescue horse in Dunrobin drama How many firefighters does it take to pull a horse out of a hole? It took nine firefighters to do the job on Sunday after a horse went down in an icy depression on a farm near Dunrobin. Actin… It took nine firefighters to do the job on Sunday after a horse went down in an icy depression on a farm near Dunrobin.
"16.01.2017 01:00:00" ottawacitizen.com Finding Nemo: Poodle back home after 10 days missing in Ottawa This real-life, canine version of Finding Nemo has an ending that's every bit as heartwarming. The miniature poodle named after the hero of the animated movie escaped through an open door on Dec. 2… Nemo was found after he went missing amid snow, freezing rain and frigid temperatures over a 10-day period.
"16.01.2017 00:30:01" ottawacitizen.com Lawyer recommended by home sale company Grapevine under investigation after money removed from trust funds A real estate lawyer recommended by Ottawa do-it-yourself resale home marketing company Grape Vine has had his licence to practise law suspended after more than half a million dollars from real est… When law society investigators went to the Barrie office of real estate lawyer Stuart Cameron Murray looking to see his files, he called the police on them.
"16.01.2017 00:00:01" ottawacitizen.com 'Trailblazer' on Ottawa food scene John Taylor sells Old Ottawa South restaurant, going west A celebrated chef who shaped the Ottawa food scene over two decades has sold his restaurant in Old Ottawa South to decamp to British Columbia. Taylor's Genuine Kitchen and Wine closed Sunday, the d… Taylor's Genuine Kitchen and Wine closed Sunday, the day John Taylor announced that he'd sold the business to Tony Irace, a longtime server and sommelier at Taylor's defunct Domus Cafe.
"15.01.2017 23:20:00" ottawacitizen.com Police raid marijuana dispensary on downtown Bank Street Ottawa police are continuing their crackdown on illegal marijuana dispensaries, raiding the Topspot shop on Bank Street on Friday. The drug squad was still sorting through evidence on Sunday and no… The drug squad was still sorting through evidence on Sunday and no charges had yet been laid.
"15.01.2017 22:45:00" ottawacitizen.com EGAN: Arrived in 1967, leather-maker reaps what he sewed, 50 years later Some are born Canadian, others stitch their way here — while risking much — with needles and hope. Grigorios Gitas was born in a northern Greek village not far from Kastoria, a mink-fur centre, and… A living Centennial project, Grigorios Gitas is now 75 and beginning to wrap up his business, Gregory's Leather, on upper Rideau Street, where he opened in 1983, after 10 years in the old Hayloft building near the corner of Cumberland.
"15.01.2017 22:01:23" ottawacitizen.com Reevely: How Ontario's underused public pharmacare program could save private drug plans As private drug-insurance plans buckle under the costs of new medications that can prolong lives but only at massive expense, the Ontario government is planning to step in, at a cost that could rea… The Trillium Drug Program has been around since 1996, though if you haven't needed it you might not know it exists.
"15.01.2017 21:00:01" ottawacitizen.com Senators' leadership group faces test at midway mark The challenge from captain Erik Karlsson to his teammates lingered in the dressing room air following Saturday's loss to Toronto. “Even though we didn't play a terrible game, I definitely think we … A big part of the message by the team's veteran leadership is to keep their teammates from getting rattled in tough situations.
"15.01.2017 20:11:45" ottawacitizen.com Breakdowns ruined strong effort by Senators in loss to Maple Leafs Finding the precise origin of the oft-used “statistics are for losers” quote — often incorrectly credited to Green Bay Packers coaching legend Vince Lombardi — is a fruitless exercise. Ye… Everybody connected with the Senators had a reason to pretty pleased Saturday night - if it wasn't for the scoreboard.
"15.01.2017 19:05:11" ottawacitizen.com Outgoing CIA chief gives extraordinary televised lecture to Trump over... Outgoing CIA Director John Brennan ripped into Donald Trump on Sunday for “talking and tweeting” about possibly easing sanctions against Russia,... "I think he has to be mindful that he does not have a full appreciation and understanding of what the implications are of going down that road."
"15.01.2017 18:55:55" ottawacitizen.com Senators must look ahead to clinch playoff spot A loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs in the Battle of Ontario on a Saturday night is a never a pleasant experience and the 4-2 defeat on the weekend... The Ottawa Senators arrived at the mid-point of the season sitting in a playoff spot. The key now is to stay there. #ottsports
"15.01.2017 18:09:29" ottawacitizen.com Firefighters extinguish blaze at Kars bungalow They were called at 9:35 a.m. and arrived to find smoke “pouring” out of the front entrance. Firefighters put out a fire at a Kars bungalow Sunday morning after a passing motorist spotted smoke.
"15.01.2017 16:59:55" ottawacitizen.com Police investigating motorist-cyclist confrontation Ottawa police are appealing for witnesses to a confrontation between a cyclist and motorist in downtown Ottawa Sunday morning, including one who... The video shows a standoff between the driver of a silver Hyundai and a young male cyclist at Bronson Avenue and Slater Street, with a voice that appears to be the person recording the video commenting, “why is this guy driving on the cyclist? You can't
"15.01.2017 15:58:15" ottawacitizen.com Ontarians with unpaid speeding tickets to be denied licence plates Speeding scofflaws in Ontario will soon be feeling extra pressure to pay outstanding fines, as the province gives municipalities the power to deny... "A person might be theoretically out there driving with an expired or suspended licence, therefore they're not going forward to get it renewed."
"15.01.2017 14:26:01" ottawacitizen.com 4.8-km section of the Rideau canal now open for (bumpy) skating The entire 7.8-kilometre length of the rink has yet to be opened to the public and the NCC is still urging people to stay off the closed portions. Update: So far, a 4.8-kilometre section of the skateway is now open, from Rideau Street to the Bronson Avenue Bridge, including Patterson Creek.
"15.01.2017 12:44:02" ottawacitizen.com Ringling Bros. circus to close after 146 years After 146 years, the curtain is coming down on "The Greatest Show on Earth." The iconic American spectacle was felled by a variety of factors, company executives say, including declining attendance combined with high operating costs, changing public tastes and prolonged battles with animal rights groups.
"15.01.2017 12:06:51" Ottawa Citizen's cover photo The opening of a section of the Rideau Canal Skateway saw hundreds of skaters taking to the ice for the first time this season on Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017. Photo: David Kawai
"15.01.2017 11:58:15" ottawacitizen.com Rideau canal opens to (bumpy) skating, downtown section almost ready First the bad news: The Rideau Canal Skateway's opening day ice reviews were not terrific. “There's cracks everywhere, I almost fell the whole... ICYMI: People were ecstatic that the skating season had begun on the iconic outdoor rink, and the downtown section is expected to open Sunday morning.
"15.01.2017 04:39:49" ottawacitizen.com Woman treated for burns after fire on Ogilvie Walk Crescent A 19-year-old woman was treated for smoke inhalation and burns to an arm after a fire in an end unit at 4602 Ogilvie Walk Cres. on Saturday night, Ottawa paramedics tweeted.
"15.01.2017 04:09:02" ottawacitizen.com Sens not happy with effort in loss: 'We need little bit more from certain guys,' Karlsson says If this chapter of the Battle of Ontario was indeed a measuring stick, the Senators didn't measure up.
"15.01.2017 03:59:45" ottawacitizen.com Maple Leafs' depth helps make them dangerous on the road, Senators coach says Guy Boucher points to the solid goaltending of Frederik Andersen, the addition of star rookies Auston Matthews and Mitch Marner, and the fact they have speed on all four lines as factors in the Maple Leafs' rise.
"15.01.2017 03:44:05" ottawacitizen.com Facing Maple Leafs always very special for Senators' Kelly Raised in Toronto, Chris Kelly's first favourite team was naturally the Maple Leafs.
"15.01.2017 03:06:42" ottawacitizen.com Maple Leafs win at the CTC to pull even with Senators at the midseason point If this chapter of the Battle of Ontario was indeed a measuring stick, the Senators didn't measure up.
"15.01.2017 02:53:46" Maple Leafs down Senators 4-2 at the Canadian Tire Centre.
"15.01.2017 02:53:44" ottawacitizen.com 'I'm a fighter': Ex-Rough Rider Rick Sowieta hits back after cancer diagnosis It was a death sentence, a medical diagnosis that hit former Ottawa Rough Riders linebacker Rick Sowieta with a wallop.
"15.01.2017 02:22:23" ottawacitizen.com Scanlan: The Battle of Ontario is back, and looks like it's here to stay for years to come It was like old times between the Senators and Maple Leafs, participating Saturday night in the most meaningful Ottawa-Toronto hockey game in years.
"15.01.2017 00:00:31" ottawacitizen.com Porter Airlines resumes operations after 'system outage' Porter Airlines has resumed normal operations after a systems glitch affected the flights of about 400 passengers on Saturday.
"14.01.2017 23:38:07" ottawacitizen.com Senators may flip-flop the backups so O'Connor sees some game action The Ottawa Senators may send goalie Matt O'Connor, who has been Mike Condon's backup for nine straight games, back to the AHL so he can get into some games.
"14.01.2017 23:24:55" ottawacitizen.com Ottawa 67's end weekend on high note with win at Hamilton The Ottawa 67's salvaged something from an otherwise miserable road trip with a 5-2 victory in Hamilton on Saturday afternoon.
"14.01.2017 21:31:56" ottawacitizen.com Spy agency staff outed over east-end Ottawa parking woes A city councillor is taking on Canada's intelligence agencies over its employees' cars clogging half a dozen small streets in an east end neighbourhood. Parking by staff of the Canadian Security In… Snowplows, garbage trucks and paramedics have been blocked.
"14.01.2017 21:19:41" ottawacitizen.com Opening reviews for Skateway mixed: Canal rocks, ice needs some work First the bad news: The Rideau Canal Skateway's opening day ice reviews were not terrific. “There's cracks everywhere, I almost fell the whole time,” said Karen Lemaire, gesturing to a skater… The ice is a little rough but the skaters were ecstatic!
"14.01.2017 20:15:37" ottawacitizen.com Art project aimed at cheering up Ottawa's troubled Jasmine Crescent has yet to grow on residents A “land art” installation intended to brighten up the Jasmine Crescent neighbourhood in the city's east end seems, so far, to have gone unnoticed by many of the residents it … The unusual installations were set up earlier this month.
"14.01.2017 19:10:10" ottawacitizen.com Senators goalie Condon taking it one game, one shot at a time Another day, another appearance for Ottawa Senators goaltender Mike Condon. Saturday's game marked the 18th consecutive appearance for Condon as the super sub for Craig Anderson, fast approaching Damian Rhodes' franchise record of 25 straight appearances back in 1996. #ottsports
"14.01.2017 17:36:05" ottawacitizen.com No changes for Senators as Battle of Ontario looms As the Ottawa Senators and Toronto Maple Leafs reach the mid-point of their seasons Saturday night as they face off at the Canadian Tire Centre,... Finally, a Battle of Ontario that packs some punch. #ottsports
"14.01.2017 16:17:24" ottawacitizen.com Residents temporarily displaced after fire at Gatineau seniors' home Firefighters were called just after 3 a.m. to the 10-storey Chartwell residence at 40 Cité-Jardin St. About 40 residents of a Gatineau seniors' home have been temporarily displaced following a smoky fire early Saturday.
"14.01.2017 15:05:02" ottawacitizen.com Ottawa needs a Winter Manifesto: Here's how we make months and months of cold truly livable I can't wait for the canal to freeze. I want to put on my skates, eat a beaver tail and enjoy Winterlude. It's been part of my winter life in Ottawa for the past four decades. Winterlude is, no dou… Embracing our identity as a winter city will transform what could be a cold, intimidating season into another adventure.
"14.01.2017 14:56:45" ottawacitizen.com Parents fighting to save 7 west-end schools from the chopping block Parents aren't about to give up the fight, but the chance of saving seven Ottawa public schools slated for closure in the city's west end looks slim. “I don't think there is one person — one parent or one child — who wants to leave their school. But this is a fiscal reality.”
"14.01.2017 14:06:22" ottawacitizen.com Rideau Canal Skateway kicks off 47th season A 4.4-kilometre portion of the Rideau Canal Skateway opened at 8 a.m. Saturday, kicking off the 47th season of the world's largest skating rink. Update: The Skateway is finally open! (a stretch of it, anyway)
"14.01.2017 12:46:26" ottawacitizen.com Andrew Coyne: Just keepin' it real, with Justin Trudeau, as he hangs out... (A coffee shop, somewhere on the 401. The door opens. The prime minister enters, pursued by reporters, photographers and various advance people.) In a coffee shop somewhere on Highway 401, Justin Trudeau is listening long enough to be heard.
"14.01.2017 12:12:25" ottawacitizen.com Rideau Canal Skateway opens Saturday morning The National Capital Commission has declared a portion of the world's largest skating rink will open Saturday morning at 8 a.m. Grab your skates! The Rideau Canal Skateway opens this morning — with an ideal forecast of -8 C and sunny ☀️ ⛸️ ⛸️
"14.01.2017 08:00:36" news.nationalpost.com Controversial Toronto expert backs autism link A new BBC documentary features Dr. Kenneth Zucker, the psychologist ousted two years ago from his job as head of a gender-identity clinic at... Are autistic children more likely to believe they're transgender? Controversial Toronto expert backs link. #health
"14.01.2017 04:55:08" news.nationalpost.com Nightshades could be much older than thought A group of scientists from Pennsylvania State University discovered two 52-million-year-old fossilized tomatillos in Patagonia, Argentina, the... A recent discovery suggests peppers and potatoes may have existed when dinosaurs roamed the earth. #life
"14.01.2017 04:49:15" ottawacitizen.com Ottawa 67's outscored 14-3 through two games of three-game trip The Ottawa 67's head into the finale of a three-games-in-three-days road trip having been outscored 14-3 through two games.
"14.01.2017 04:00:34" news.nationalpost.com Alberta gem When driving through this scenic valley you'll see many ruins from the early 1900s when coal was king. You'll also see the remnants of the... There's plenty to see and do on a driving holiday to history-soaked Crowsnest Pass. #travel
"14.01.2017 03:45:28" ottawacitizen.com Gee-Gees' strong post play leads to convincing victory over Voyageurs uOttawa downed Laurentian 92-77 on Friday night at Montpetit Hall, leaving the Gee-Gees tied with the Carleton Ravens atop the Ontario University Athletics standings.
"14.01.2017 03:17:13" ottawacitizen.com Stateless Ottawa man turns to GoFundMe after serious burns land him in hospital Deepan Budlakoti, who is fighting for his Canadian citizenship, suffered second-degree burns to his hand during a vehicle repair mishap.
"14.01.2017 01:36:36" ottawacitizen.com Laurentian can't keep pace with Besselink, uOttawa in second half The University of Ottawa women's Gee-Gees clocked the Laurentian Voyageurs 66-51 to run their Ontario University Athletics North Division record to 6-2.
"14.01.2017 01:00:23" driving.ca Takata to pay $1 billion, plead guilty in U.S. airbag probe Three former executives also facing indictment in the U.S. driving.ca: The hot water is only getting hotter for #Takata. #autos
"14.01.2017 00:05:00" ottawacitizen.com Queensway Carleton Hospital confirms gastro outbreak The hospital said approximately 12 patients are showing symptoms of vomiting and diarrhea. About a dozen patients are affected so far.
"13.01.2017 23:35:00" ottawacitizen.com What should Ottawa's 'iconic image' be when Centre Block disappears behind scaffolding? For decades, Ottawa's tourism agency has highlighted Centre Block, the main building with the Peace Tower on Parliament Hill, as a defining image on the city's marketing … The city needs a temporary replacement for tourism materials when Centre Block's renovations start. What would you suggest?
"13.01.2017 23:10:01" ottawacitizen.com I'm working here! NYC garbage truck to be tested in Ottawa as snow plow A New York City garbage truck outfitted with a plow blade will rumble down Ottawa streets as a test of its snow-clearing capabilities during a Canadian winter. The city last year indicate… A creative solution?
"13.01.2017 22:45:01" ottawacitizen.com 'I feel like you've failed me': Single mom from rural Ontario blasts Trudeau and Wynne over hydro 'How is it justified for you to ask me to pay a carbon tax when I only have $65 left of my paycheque every two weeks to feed my family?' Kathy Katula asked Trudeau “I'm asking you here today to fix that.”
"13.01.2017 22:25:01" ottawacitizen.com Time is now to bury the hydro lines on Elgin Street, councillor says The councillor for Elgin Street believes there's a case for burying the hydro lines in the reconstruction of the commercial strip. “We have been so focused on the redesign,” … What do you think of this idea?
"13.01.2017 22:11:00" ottawacitizen.com Ottawa Hospital inpatients moved to emergency beds as flu season picks up The Ottawa Hospital has been forced to move dozens of inpatients into emergency department beds as it copes with overcapacity, just as flu season picks up. Dr. Alan Forster, vice-presiden… Hospital officials say the flu season, which has not yet peaked, is among factors putting extra pressure on emergency departments.
"13.01.2017 21:49:08" ottawacitizen.com Rideau Canal Skateway opens Saturday morning The National Capital Commission has declared a portion of the world's largest skating rink open, starting Saturday morning at 8 a.m. Crews deemed the ice on the Rideau Canal Skateway safe, an… Strap your skates on! ⛸️ ⛸️
"13.01.2017 21:31:27" ottawacitizen.com Ottawa police chief flags 'inadequate' security in injection site proposal The Ottawa Police Service isn't convinced there would be enough security at a proposed supervised injection site in Sandy Hill. In a letter sent this week to the Sandy Hill Community Hea… Police aren't convinced there would be enough security at a proposed supervised injection site in Sandy Hill.
"13.01.2017 21:05:00" ottawacitizen.com Why grammar Nazis aren't just annoying — they're often wrong Your devotion to unchanging grammar and spelling can be a very good and holy thing — just not in English Nobody is safe from the scourge of the English pedants.
"13.01.2017 20:33:51" ottawacitizen.com Superbug immune to virtually every known antibiotic kills U.S. woman A superbug that was resistant to all 26 available antibiotics is a "harbinger of future badness," a doctor predicts That's not good.
"13.01.2017 19:56:01" ottawacitizen.com Spencer: There's no such thing as a benign ethics breach An esteemed colleague wrote a column this week in a Toronto newspaper defending the prime minister's literal interpretation of “sunny ways” when it came to his new year's vacation. Justin Trud… "That is why we Canadians care, or should, about whether the prime minister accepted a beach vacation trip from an influential man, or rode in his helicopter."
"13.01.2017 19:37:01" ottawacitizen.com Tipping's racist origins still impact restaurant workers today "Tipping is actually one of the biggest hoaxes ever pulled on an entire culture," restaurateur Danny Meyer told Dan Pashman on WNYC's The Sporkful podcast “There's just nothing good about the tip system.”
"13.01.2017 19:21:19" ottawacitizen.com American ambassadors to Canada: The good, the bad and the downright 'obnoxious' Who has dazzled and who has landed with a dud as an envoy from America to Canada? We list the best and worst, at least according to Stephen Azzi, a Carleton University expert on the history of… The ultimate ranking.
"13.01.2017 18:50:01" ottawacitizen.com Who would want to be America's ambassador to Canada? We asked one to find out United States Ambassador Bruce Heyman confirmed last week that he will resign “as requested,” effective Jan. 20, the day of president-elect Donald Trump's inauguration. The former Chica… Could Trump's ambassador to Canada be Sarah Palin, Chris Christie or Rudolph Giuliani? They've all been rumoured...
"13.01.2017 18:36:33" ottawacitizen.com Frostbite advisory issued for Ottawa as the puddles turn to ice Remember those small lakes and streams that cropped up during Thursday's thaw? They've become glassy ice surfaces, throwing a little madness into the Friday the 13th commute in the capi… Bundle up tonight!
"13.01.2017 18:22:45" ottawacitizen.com Hold the 2017 party: Ottawa's economic engines — government, high-tech — aren't firing on all cylinders On the face of it, the National Capital Region should be looking forward to a breakout year. Not only will we be at the epicentre of the country's 150th birthday celebrations — with at least … The National Capital Region should be looking forward to a breakout year. So what's holding our economy back?
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"13.01.2017 18:03:13" ottawacitizen.com Mostly Sunny profiles the rise of Indian-Canadian porn star-turned-Bollywood bombshell Sunny Leone Tina Hassannia: Did a risky career move to Bollywood pay off? That's the open-ended question Dilip Mehta's documentary Mostly Sunny asks An unusual career path.
"13.01.2017 17:36:02" ottawacitizen.com Year of the Builder: These gorgeous communities and housing developments are coming to Ottawa As we pack away the last of our holiday lights and decorations, we become increasingly aware that it's a new year. And while your social media feeds are flooded with sentiments of “New Year, N… If you're looking into a brand new home, you'll want to keep an eye on these projects.
"13.01.2017 17:19:09" ottawacitizen.com Man charged, two more suspects sought in violent Cooper Street home invasion When the resident answered a knock, two men barged in, one of them armed with a handgun. Call Ottawa police or Crime Stoppers if you have any info about this.
"13.01.2017 17:01:44" news.nationalpost.com Fresh salads to fight the winter blues Was one of your New Year's Resolutions to eat healthier this year? Eating well doesn't have to be boring or bland Who says healthy eating has to be bland or boring? #life
"13.01.2017 16:47:06" ottawacitizen.com Putin out to break NATO, says retired general pegged to be new U.S. defense secretary Russian President Vladimir Putin is trying to “break” NATO, warns retired Gen. James Mattis, U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's nominee for defense secretary. “Right now the most important th… “Right now the most important thing is that we recognize the reality of what we deal with, with Mr. Putin is trying to break the North Atlantic alliance.”
"13.01.2017 16:33:02" ottawacitizen.com Reevely: Celebrate 2017, in the approved fashion, after paying the appropriate fees The city ordered Blue Line cabbies to take Ottawa 2017 logo decals off their cars, Mayor Jim Watson says, because they hadn't paid up as official celebration sponsors. Celebrate Canada'… The city ordered Blue Line cabbies to take Ottawa 2017 logo decals off their cars, Mayor Jim Watson says, because they hadn't paid up as official celebration sponsors.
"13.01.2017 16:13:00" ottawacitizen.com Former MI6 spy who wrote dossier on Trump defended as 'a very competent, professional operator' Christopher Steele would not invent evidence, said Andrew Wood, Britain's former ambassador to Russia, vouching for the reliability of Steele's work “I don't think he would make things up.”
"13.01.2017 16:01:25" news.nationalpost.com Best- and worst-performing airlines Fly on the wrong airline and your odds of a delay are as high as 55 per cent; choose the right one and that number shrinks way down to just 11 per... These are the best- and worst-performing airlines in the world. #travel
"13.01.2017 15:45:09" driving.ca Snow bound in the ditch – is there an easy way out? You might feel stuck but these pointers will help you gain traction when all seems lost driving.ca: Stuck in the snow? Grab that shovel out of your trunk. #autos
"13.01.2017 14:57:00" ottawacitizen.com Two charged, third suspect sought in Rochester Street stabbing Ottawa police have arrested and charged two people in relation to a stabbing that occurred in Centretown late Jan. 6. This man is wanted by police for attempted murder.
"13.01.2017 14:37:31" ottawacitizen.com Armed civilian shoots and kills suspect, saving life of Arizona trooper ambushed on highway The suspect shot the trooper, then got on top of him and started bashing his head on the pavement. When the civilian came across the two, he fatally shot the suspect After arming himself, the passerby confronted “the suspect, giving him orders to stop assaulting the officer.” The suspect refused.
"13.01.2017 14:35:09" business.financialpost.com Couple must cut debt — and cut off their adult kids — to hit their... B.C. couple in their late 50s spend 17 per cent of their take-home monthly income on debt — that's a lot for folks headed into retirement Family Finance: B.C. couple in their late 50s spend 17% of their take-home monthly income on debt — that's a lot for folks headed into retirement #business
"13.01.2017 13:51:42" ottawacitizen.com CNN at war with Trump over what reporting unleashed \A week before the inauguration, CNN is at war with an incoming president, not necessarily for what it reported but for what its reporting unleashed. The question is raised: if one person unlocks a box and walks away, is that person responsible when someone else opens the box and removes its unsavoury contents?
"13.01.2017 13:23:40" ottawacitizen.com How Ontario's welfare system fails those in need The welfare system is too complicated. "When I was a welfare supervisor in Ottawa in the 1990s, I saw many files going back 10 years. I even saw some going back 20 and 25 years."
"13.01.2017 12:50:01" ottawacitizen.com Slip-and-slide on streets and sidewalks follows yesterday's mini-thaw Remember those small lakes and streams that cropped up during Thursday's thaw? They've become glassy ice surfaces. Oh, and it's going to get COLD tomorrow.
"13.01.2017 12:47:00" ottawacitizen.com Video: Inflatable backpack saves snowboarder during avalanche near Whistler A Whistler snowboarder has become an instant Internet star after posting a video of his 25-second avalanche ride down a steep back-country slope. Incredible.
"13.01.2017 12:20:01" ottawacitizen.com Explorers find disease-cursed City of the Monkey God and nearly lose their faces to flesh-eating parasite Legend has it the locals fled the city due to a curse bringing disease. Before Preston and his crew discovered the city, it had remained one of the last unexplored places on the planet.
"13.01.2017 12:00:12" ottawacitizen.com Possible violation of federal law as Trudeau admits he used Aga Khan's private helicopter All ministers, including the prime minister, are forbidden under the federal Conflict of Interest Act from flying in private or chartered aircraft except... “It's something we look forward to discussing with the Conflict of Interest Commissioner."
"13.01.2017 10:00:57" news.nationalpost.com Spice up your mornings In Golden, Srulovich and Packer share a day in the life of their restaurant, Honey & Co., told through Middle Eastern-inspired recipes for savoury... Spice up your mornings with sweet and savoury breakfast treats inspired by the Middle East. #life
"13.01.2017 09:00:45" news.nationalpost.com Punish parents for not vaccinating? The body that defends doctors accused of medical negligence says it may be necessary to call child protection authorities to 'preserve the life or... Should parents be punished for not vaccinating? #health
"13.01.2017 08:00:40" news.nationalpost.com Father back promoting alternative medicine Less than a year after being convicted of endangering his severely ill son by relying on natural remedies, David Stephan is back promoting the... Less than a year after being convicted of endangering his severely ill son by relying on natural remedies, David Stephan is back promoting the merits of alternative medicine. #health
"13.01.2017 04:55:07" news.nationalpost.com 10 ways to celebrate Montreal's 375th birthday Montreal knows how to party in any year. Give them an anniversary such as their 375th birthday this year and the volume gets cranked up even higher Montreal knows how to party in any year. Give them an anniversary such as their 375th birthday this year and the volume gets cranked up even higher. #travel
"13.01.2017 04:30:24" news.nationalpost.com Surgeons blast Canadian children's hospital Letter says SickKids surgeon has 'impeccable' reputation and should be exonerated of workplace-harassment complaints A group of 20 top pediatric surgeons from around the world has accused Canada's biggest children's hospital of subjecting a star physician to an “incessant personal attack” over alleged workplace harassment. #health
"13.01.2017 03:21:36" ottawacitizen.com Attention to detail allows Sens to upset the Penguins Senators 4, Penguins 1 This time around, the Ottawa Senators buckled only slightly when pressed by the powerhouse Pittsburgh Penguins. They didn't break, en route to an impressive 4-1 victory. The … Strong victory by the Senators against elite competition.
"13.01.2017 03:20:00" ottawacitizen.com Supreme Court dismisses Ottawa police appeal to lower standard of proof for officers “We've got one law for the police and another law for everybody else with the status quo,” said Ottawa lawyer Lawrence Greenspon. Lawrence Greenspon said Thursday he was “disappointed” by the decision of Canada's highest court to toss out an application for leave to appeal launched by the Ottawa Police Service in August.
"13.01.2017 03:11:58" ottawacitizen.com Sens special teams up to the task against Pens The Senators' special teams actually were very special against the Pittsburgh Penguins, but they could have even been just a little more so. You know, special. The power play scored twice in the op… The power play scored twice in the opening 20 minutes.
"13.01.2017 03:00:01" ottawacitizen.com Team Armstrong has miracle win in U21 provincial final to book ticket to Victoria Would you like revenge with that? Team Hailey Armstrong won the U21 provincials on Sunday in Russell by defeating the only two rinks they lost to in the round robin. Skip Armstrong works as an assi… Team Hailey Armstrong won the U21 provincials on Sunday in Russell by defeating the only two rinks they lost to in the round robin.
"13.01.2017 02:20:00" ottawacitizen.com Innovation Centre gets a homemade upgrade to 'pointy guardrail of death' It's a sparkling $30 million facility designed to bring together the best in innovation, entrepreneurship, economic development and the highest of high-tech, but it was a particularly low-tec… When innovation clashes with high-tech.
"13.01.2017 02:00:00" ottawacitizen.com Virtue, Moir grateful to extend decorated skating careers After six Canadian titles, two world championships and Olympic gold and silver medals, Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir have nothing left to prove as ice dancers. After all, it has been three years sinc… They still love what they do and still love to compete.
"13.01.2017 01:35:00" Did you know the main Parliament building is about to be closed for 10 to 15 years for renovations? Ottawa's mayor is urging the feds to pay for a large display to keep it looking nice during construction, otherwise it might devastate tourism here.
"13.01.2017 01:15:01" ottawacitizen.com Do you think it's better to rent or to own? Calling all Ottawa-Gatineau renters and homeowners! We want to hear from you!
"13.01.2017 01:00:22" driving.ca V8 or turbo V6? Which Ford F-150 engine to choose Having an abundance of engine choices can be confusing, even if that's a good thing driving.ca: Turns out, not every tough pickup truck needs a thirsty eight-cylinder engine. #autos
"13.01.2017 01:00:00" ottawacitizen.com Senators looking for forward depth from inside and out The Ottawa Senators have dealt with the future during scouting meetings in Fort Lauderdale. Now, they'll take a look at their immediate needs. While the initial work has been done for this June's N… Sens GM Pierre Dorion is pleased with the club's depth on defence, but wouldn't mind adding a forward if he could find the right opportunity.
"13.01.2017 00:47:00" ottawacitizen.com Kevin O'Leary advisers urge run for Conservative leadership, citing unmatched asset of celebrity Conservative strategists including ex-Ontario premier Mike Harris say they see a 'clear path to victory' for the businessman and TV personality Should he or shouldn't he?
"13.01.2017 00:05:00" ottawacitizen.com Federal government urged to pay for Centre Block display during decade-long renovations Next year was always going to be a challenge for Ottawa tourism, given the hangover from the splashy events happening throughout 2017 for Canada's 150th birthday. But 2018 come… “When the building shuts down, we can't have just a grey tarp.”
"12.01.2017 23:35:00" ottawacitizen.com Snowbanks in The Glebe bury student safety, says worried parent Which of Ottawa's neighbourhoods has the worst snow removal? OK, hands down everybody, and stop screaming — you can't all have baddest banks on the planet. But The Glebe, sure… "The kids can't see the cars, the cars can't see the kids."
"12.01.2017 23:10:00" ottawacitizen.com Design experts call for Elgin Street to be a 'people place' Make sure to make Elgin Street a “people place” in a redesign of the commercial strip. What would your ideal Elgin Street look like?
"12.01.2017 22:45:22" news.nationalpost.com Recipe for take-out chicken and broccoli At the same time many of us are packing away our noisemakers and Champagne glasses, people all over the world are just beginning to prepare for the... In this recipe for Chinese Take-Out Chicken and Broccoli, we offer an easy and familiar dish to teach an essential technique: stir frying. #life
"12.01.2017 22:45:01" ottawacitizen.com History-making Somali-Canadian cabinet minister was aide to McGuinty, uOttawa law student The country's first Somali-Canadian cabinet minister might be a Toronto MP, but he had roots in the capital long before he took his seat on Parliament Hill. Aw-Osman said that Hussen is someone whose message to young people is that Canada belongs to everyone.
"12.01.2017 22:15:00" ottawacitizen.com Michael Den Tandt: Trump-style nativism is an electoral dead end for Canada’s Conservatives Michael Den Tandt: This may be the era of the Brexit and Trump. In Canada, electoral math is still electoral math. Here's the problem this presents for Conservative supporters, in a nutshell: The electoral topography of Canada hasn't fundamentally changed.
"12.01.2017 21:45:01" ottawacitizen.com 'It's belligerent to proceed with this': Little Italy condo site could become lot for luxury vehicles Dozens of BMWs are already parked at the site. Agree or disagree with this?
"12.01.2017 21:19:10" ottawacitizen.com McDonald's Canada testing all-day breakfast menu in select provinces McDonald's has begun serving its famed Egg McMuffins, hash browns and other breakfast menu items around the clock in some restaurants in Canada. There's good news... and there's bad news.
"12.01.2017 20:38:36" ottawacitizen.com Israel uncovers Hamas honey trap used to spy on soldiers: "I'll send you a photo, my dear" Hamas operatives would pose as women on social media and convince Israeli soldiers to download an 'app that lets us have a video chat.' The app contained a virus The virus could have access to a phone's camera and microphone, taking pictures and recording conversations without the soldiers knowing.
"12.01.2017 19:15:01" ottawacitizen.com Did Trudeau just send Monsef back to the kitchen? Justin Trudeau may not have stripped her barefoot but he did demote her. “It says a lot about how we regard women's issues that it was sort of seen as natural that status of women is less important than democratic institutions.”
"12.01.2017 18:56:02" ottawacitizen.com Government scientists lose patience as pay system troubles continue A union representing federal scientists and other professionals is demanding the government establish a separate pay system for workers… Has the situation improved for you?
"12.01.2017 18:40:01" ottawacitizen.com Senators look to hand Penguins rare back-to-back loss The Penguins haven't posted consecutive losses in regulation since 2015. Mike Condon will be making his 17th consecutive appearance for the Senators.
"12.01.2017 18:20:00" ottawacitizen.com Winterlude festivities to feature ice dragon boating, Canadian music acts Thunder Bay electro-pop artist Coleman Hell, rocker David Usher and soulful singer Scott Helman are among the Canadian artists performing outdoor shows at Winterlude next month. Ottawa-Gatineau's a… Are you excited?
"12.01.2017 18:00:00" Water Rescue in Ottawa Let your friends know that it's still not safe to go on the ice!
Read the full story: http://ottawacitizen.com/news/local-news/stay-off-thin-ice-firefighters-warn-after-retrieving-river-pedestrian
"12.01.2017 17:45:08" driving.ca U.S. EPA accuses FCA for emissions test cheating with Jeep, Ram... If the EPA's accusations hold true, Fiat Chrysler could be looking at a US$3.9 billion fine driving.ca: If Fiat Chrysler did cheat on emissions tests, it could be facing a US$3.9 billion fine. Ouch. #autos
"12.01.2017 17:41:01" ottawacitizen.com Denley: Should Jim Watson run for mayor again? Mayor Jim Watson says he will decide in the next two months if he will run again. "The city has atrocious roads, rising debt, out-of-control water and sewer rates and a costly LRT plan whose benefits have almost certainly been oversold. "
"12.01.2017 17:21:00" ottawacitizen.com OPP seek assistance to locate suspect after victim seriously injured in Hawkesbury robbery Call police immediately. The OPP is warning to stay away from this man.
"12.01.2017 16:59:01" ottawacitizen.com Winter wake-up call: Avalanche bursts through man's front door in storm-socked Northern California Steven Siig said he's hunkered down with his three children, wife and large German shepherd after a controlled avalanche set off by ski patrol encased his home in snow Knock, knock.
"12.01.2017 16:30:48" news.nationalpost.com Keurig is working on an in-home beer maker After pulling the plug on its US$300 single-serving pop machine, Keurig is partnering with Anheuser-Bush InBev to create an “in-home booze maker,”... Keurig — not just for coffee anymore — is working on an in-home beer and cocktail maker. #life
"12.01.2017 16:30:00" ottawacitizen.com Reevely: Orléans MPP Marie-France Lalonde promoted to corrections minister Rookie Ottawa-Orléans MPP Marie-France Lalonde continued her quick rise. Premier Kathleen Wynne promoted Lalonde Thursday morning.
"12.01.2017 16:15:12" driving.ca Prepare yourself for surprise whiteout road conditions When visibility is lost, it's lights on, slow down and focus on your surroundings driving.ca: Caught in a sudden whiteout? Lights on and don't drive like a maniac. #autos
"12.01.2017 16:01:23" news.nationalpost.com Check in with Airbnb Here are some tips for when you start fantasizing about that next trip to Boca Raton or Barcelona Check in with Airbnb: Here are some helpful hints for travellers thinking about using private rentals. #travel
"12.01.2017 15:59:26" ottawacitizen.com Former MI6 officer who wrote dirty dossier in hiding as Wall Street Journal reveals his identity On Wednesday, the newspaper outed the dossier's author as Christopher Steele, a director of London-based Orbis Business Intelligence Ltd The former MI6 agent, a Russian expert, fled his U.K. home on Wednesday and was “terrified for his safety.”
"12.01.2017 15:22:01" ottawacitizen.com Republican-led Senate takes first step to repeal 'Obamacare' The Senate has passed a measure to take the first step forward on dismantling President Barack Obama's health care law. "We're loading a gun here," Rep. Tom MacArthur said. "I want to know where it's pointed before we start the process."
"12.01.2017 14:55:03" ottawacitizen.com Prince William speaks of 'anger' when his mother Diana died Britain's Prince William has comforted a young girl who lost a parent and spoken out about his feelings when his mother died. "Do you know what happened to me? You know I lost my mummy when I was very young, too."
"12.01.2017 14:15:18" ottawacitizen.com Donald Trump's most recent tweet is causing (another) uproar President-elect Donald Trump addressed the American people on Wednesday with assurances that he could separate himself from his business interests while running the U.S. After a tweet on Thurs… L.L.Bean must be happy about this.
"12.01.2017 13:37:46" ottawacitizen.com Defendant who represented herself found guilty of husband's first-degree murder What jurors didn't hear in the trial of Xiu Jin Teng for her husband's murder: multiple lawyers and a juror who expressed doubt in justice system. “If a juror has a problem with the Canadian justice system, is he or she suitable to remain on the jury?”
"12.01.2017 13:09:31" ottawacitizen.com Outaouais bus riders await ruling on whether service is 'essential' Public transit users who ride back-and-forth between Gatineau and the nation's capital could find out as early as Thursday whether the Outaouais's regional bus system is … The STO argued in favour of declaring the Outaouais bus system an essential service that if interrupted would endanger the health and public safety of its riders. The union argued against it citing its right to strike.
"12.01.2017 12:41:16" ottawacitizen.com A soggy commute with colder temperatures on the way Pedestrians were puddle-jumping and sliding on treacherous sidewalks Thursday morning and motorists were navigating wet and foggy roads. Have you seen any really big puddles?
"12.01.2017 12:19:40" ottawacitizen.com Two Ottawa firms collect $18 million in funding to kick off 2017 A pair of promising Ottawa technology startups have raised a total of $18 million to expand staff levels and refine their products. 2017 is off to a good start for these local businesses.
"12.01.2017 12:01:07" ottawacitizen.com Trudeau kicks off cross-country tour with town halls in Kingston, Belleville With his first cabinet shuffle now behind him, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is set to head out on an already much-mulled-over cross-country tour. Also today: Conservative leadership candidate Andrew Scheer promises an “important” campaign announcement.
"12.01.2017 08:00:40" news.nationalpost.com U of T's 'anti-psychiatry' scholarship 'There is not a single proof of a single chemical imbalance of a single so-called mental illness,' claims the professor who established the grant... U of T's 'anti-psychiatry' scholarship is an affront to science and could hurt mentally ill patients, critics say. #health
"12.01.2017 07:00:48" news.nationalpost.com Now is the time to develop a taste for dogfish In step with one of 2017's projected food trends – sustainable seafood – NPR correspondent Allison Aubrey asks: "Would you eat this fish?" Why now is the time for you to develop a taste for dogfish. #life
"12.01.2017 06:00:40" news.nationalpost.com Fancy-pants eggs that go over easy Coddled means gently cooked or soft-boiled; here, coddled eggs are paired with earthy mushrooms and herbs Dorie Greenspan's fancy-pants eggs go over easy. #life
"12.01.2017 05:00:35" news.nationalpost.com Japan's magic metropolis Japan's busy capital is magical for a photographer — it has so much energy and offers so many visual opportunities There's so much to discover in Japan's magic metropolis. #travel
"12.01.2017 04:50:00" ottawacitizen.com Firefighters douse two-alarm fire in Westboro The cause of the fire is still under investigation. There were no reported injuries.
"12.01.2017 04:20:00" ottawacitizen.com Wider sidewalks, less parking in Elgin Street proposal The proposed plan puts the focus on making the busy street more accommodating to pedestrians and cyclists. Pedestrians and cyclists are the priority with the street renewal project, since 70 per cent of the people who go there live in the surrounding area.
"12.01.2017 04:01:04" news.nationalpost.com Tips for first-timers in NYC Here are some tips on enjoying the city while staying safe, having fun and sticking to a budget Your first bite of the Big Apple: Advice from a native New Yorker and greeter. #travel
"12.01.2017 03:00:00" ottawacitizen.com Mark Stone given chance to be more of a leader with Senators The shifting of the furniture was noticed, of course, but until Wednesday, never explained. Mark Stone's stall in the Senators dressing room used to be in the back left corner, innocuously between … The hidden secret behind strong leadership in the room: location, location, location.
"12.01.2017 02:42:18" ottawacitizen.com Woman suffers burns putting out kitchen fire A Drumso Street woman managed to snuff out a kitchen fire Wednesday but suffered burns to her hands, Ottawa firefighters said. Fire crews were dispatched to the home at 8:36 p.m. after a neigh… A woman suffered burns when she put out her own kitchen fire.
"12.01.2017 02:00:01" ottawacitizen.com City filling high number of potholes as wacky weather damages roads Wacky winter weather is punishing city roads, with pothole crews filling more than 250,000 craters over the past two months, thousands more than average for the season. “We definitely ha… If you've noticed there are more potholes than usual this year, you'd be right.
"12.01.2017 01:30:00" ottawacitizen.com Everything you need to know about the secret dossier detailing what Russia allegedly has on Trump The former British spy hired to write the report for Trump's rivals is said to have gone into hiding Wednesday, fearing retribution from Moscow Here's the bluffer's guide to the latest in the Donald Trump affair.l
"12.01.2017 01:19:55" ottawacitizen.com Barrhaven school council backs down from demand that parents sign a code of conduct before being allowed into meetings Trustees aren't the only ones at Ottawa's public school board interested in using a code of conduct to control the behaviour of colleagues. The co-chairs of the school council at M… This makes you wonder what issues the school council anticipated.
"12.01.2017 01:05:00" ottawacitizen.com The Senators and Bobby Ryan have to move forward together The trade market for Bobby Ryan is limited, at best, if not nonexistent. So as the Senators prepare to put the whole sitting saga behind them by hosting Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin and the rest of… Do you think they will?
"12.01.2017 00:35:00" Jonathan Pitre got an amazing surprise Christmas gift from his mom - and it's been a secret up until now.
Our story: http://ow.ly/ZYIW307UUcS
"12.01.2017 00:04:26" ottawacitizen.com Thieves make off with photographer's work, including favourite Redblacks photos When much of her young career's work — including thousands of photos from Ottawa Redblacks games during the 2015 season — was stolen, Johany Jutras cried. And cried. And cried. She was devast… Johany Jutras is still hopeful of retrieving her missing hard drives.
"11.01.2017 23:50:01" ottawacitizen.com Brockville police officer charged in prescription drug case A Brockville police officer has been charged under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, but the details of the offence remain unclear with city police declining to offer any other information. … A joint investigation between the city and Ottawa police services led to the arrest.
"11.01.2017 23:35:01" ottawacitizen.com Talks are progressing for an outdoor NHL game in Ottawa Talks to bring an outdoor game to Ottawa in 2017 are heading in the right direction. It's just taking a little longer than anticipated. League sources told Postmedia on Wednesday officials from the… What do you think? Is this going to happen?
"11.01.2017 23:05:00" ottawacitizen.com Ottawa psychiatrist guilty of second misconduct suspended, fined Ottawa psychiatrist Gerald Powell was found guilty of misconduct for the second time in three years, and on Tuesday was suspended by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario and ordered to… He's been ordered to pay $25,000 in fines for questionable billing practices.
"11.01.2017 22:22:30" ottawacitizen.com How'd you like to eat in front of Parliament with 1,000 other people? It's an Ottawa 2017 signature event. This will be quite a sight: A massive open-air dinner party on Parliament Hill is planned for August.
"11.01.2017 22:06:34" ottawacitizen.com Jonathan Pitre back home to steel himself for a second transplant It wasn't until he read the Christmas card from his mother that he fully grasped the nature of his present. A story to warm your heart: As a Christmas present from his mom, Jonathan Pitre's on a surprise trip home to see his family and his beloved dog.
"11.01.2017 21:48:01" ottawacitizen.com The winners of 2017's CHEO Dream of a Lifetime are… The lucky winners of this year's Dream of a Lifetime lottery, which includes the CHEO Dream Home, have been announced. Somebody just won a new Dream Home...
"11.01.2017 21:26:50" ottawacitizen.com Donald Trump is not the first person from the West linked to sex and spies in the old Eastern Bloc Russians believed Westerners lacked self-control and that a pretty face could be even more potent than a loaded pistol. Three examples where they were right The KGB, forerunner of the FSB, operated spy schools in Russia throughout the Cold War. Female recruits were trained to view their sexuality as a weapon.
"11.01.2017 20:48:21" ottawacitizen.com In prison for 22 murders, Russian "werewolf" serial killer admits raping, killing 59 more women Mikhail Popkov could be the third-worst serial killer in history. His spree began when he decided to take revenge on women after suspecting his wife of having an affair If Popkov is convicted for the new murders he's confessed to, it would make him the third-worst serial killer in history.
"11.01.2017 20:10:01" ottawacitizen.com Dining Out: Das Lokal broadens its European culinary attractions Comparing Das Lokal's concise but appealing menus for dinner, lunch and brunch, it's clear that the restaurant tries to get the most bang out of its supplies. While the restaurant is evolving, one constant has been its appealing ambience.
"11.01.2017 19:45:00" ottawacitizen.com Lynne Hanson will leap in when jazz musicans tackle her music This Saturday night in the NAC Studio, Ottawa singer-songwriter Lynne Hanson will team up with a jazz rhythm section that will give her original music a different spin. The Ottawa singer-songwriter plays the NAC this Saturday. Go here to watch her play a few songs, and read more on her show.
"11.01.2017 19:24:18" ottawacitizen.com Reevely: Ontario nails early labour deals with two education unions The Ontario government has reached tentative labour agreements with unions representing school support workers and teachers in French-language school boards this week, far in advance of their curre… "Strikes and work-to-rule campaigns in provincially funded schools would explode the Liberal government's hopes for re-election in 2018."
"11.01.2017 18:55:00" ottawacitizen.com Don Cherry's Nepean restaurant closes in Nepean The Don Cherry's restaurant at 540 Hunt Club Rd. in Nepean has closed its doors and turned off its taps due to increased costs and waning foot traffic from customers. The restaurant, which ha… This leaves Kanata with the only Don Cherry's location remaining in Ottawa.
"11.01.2017 18:40:00" ottawacitizen.com Editorial: Just take the corporate cash at Vimy and be happy Why shouldn't corporations get to be generous without being trashed for it? There have been objections to corporate sponsorship at the Canadian National Vimy Memorial in France. The soaring&n… Private sponsors drive all sorts of things in society, from theatre to art to museums to hospitals to most everything in between. Why not a war memorial, asks our editorial board.
"11.01.2017 18:30:17" driving.ca Gas prices bring plenty of complaints but little change from consumers Drivers still opting for larger trucks and SUVs despite climbing fuel prices driving.ca: Can't stop complaining about rising gas prices? Then think twice about pulling the trigger on that thirsty truck or SUV. #autos
"11.01.2017 18:26:13" ottawacitizen.com No one person likely to blame for Phoenix pay system debacle, says senior bureaucrat Marie Lemay told a news conference today that her department continues to struggle with a backlog of about 8,000. Surprised?
"11.01.2017 18:15:08" ottawacitizen.com 'This is a real emergency': Chilling artifacts from when Canada prepared for nuclear annihilation Nuclear threats once again seem to be in vogue. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is threatening to test a ICBM that would allow him to send atomic weapons to the U.S. mainland. Just before Chri… Some amazing photos and illustrations in here.
"11.01.2017 17:30:21" news.nationalpost.com Satisfy your comfort-food craving "My kind of French cooking is family-style dishes that are old-fashioned – classics that I revisit and give my little touch," Mimi Thorisson says Bon appetit — with 'country chic': Satisfy comfort-food cravings with old-fashioned French classics. #life
"11.01.2017 17:20:23" ottawacitizen.com Glavin: Trudeau shuffles his cabinet while the world burns “We are always going to be expected by Canadians to adjust and to put our best team forward in dealing with the important issues that matter to Canadians,” Prime Minister Justin Trudeau… "There's complexity involved, that's for sure. The entire global order has collapsed around everyone's ears."
"11.01.2017 16:55:00" ottawacitizen.com Open house to welcome public feedback on downtown streets The City of Ottawa is holding a public open house on Wednesday concerning the future of Elgin Street and Hawthorne Avenue. Have your say!
"11.01.2017 16:30:18" driving.ca Our hits and misses from the 2017 Detroit Auto Show Of all the debuts, Kia stole the 2017 North American International Auto Show For driving.ca, there was one clear winner at the Detroit Auto Show this year. #autos #NAIAS
"11.01.2017 16:18:29" ottawacitizen.com WATCH: Donald Trump gives first press conference since summer 2016 On Tuesday night, Barack Obama gave his farewell speech to the American people. On Wednesday, President-elect Donald Trump was due to address the public. It's his first official press confere… Watch Donald J. Trump speaking live to the media here:
"11.01.2017 15:46:12" Cold weather: It isn't for the dogs When the temperature drops far below zero again (which it will...this is Ottawa, after all!), here are some dog-friendly tips for winter walks.
"11.01.2017 15:23:14" ottawacitizen.com China sails aircraft carrier into Taiwan Strait in defiant move displaying Beijing's naval strength Relations have deteriorated since Taiwanese elected independence-leaning President Tsai Ing-wen last year, and Chinese officials have warned of more turbulence ahead It comes amid heightened tensions between Beijing and the self-ruled island.
"11.01.2017 15:00:00" ottawacitizen.com Brennan: We still don't get the bigger picture involving Ryan The following is probably why Guy Boucher decided to make a healthy scratch of Bobby Ryan, the Senators' highest-paid player. Has the situation been resolved?
"11.01.2017 14:40:00" ottawacitizen.com Where was Sasha Obama, the president's youngest daughter, during her father's farewell address? Immediately, the Internet noticed. People tweeted in confusion. What could possibly be more important than seeing her father's parting address? It turns out that even being the President's daughter can't get you out of some things...
"11.01.2017 14:04:09" ottawacitizen.com Liberal MP, party president joined Trudeau for his controversial Bahamas vacation with the Aga Khan The prime minister would not answer a reporter's question Tuesday about his holiday with the billionaire philanthropist and spiritual leader. “This was our family vacation and I will answer any of the questions that the ethics commissioner has for me, and we will have..." Trudeau said.
"11.01.2017 13:46:40" ottawacitizen.com Critics: U of T's anti-psychiatry scholarship is affront to science, could harm patients 'There is not a single proof of a single chemical imbalance of a single so-called mental illness,' claims the professor who established the grant with $50K of her own money The scholarship has won support from an organization founded by the Church of Scientology.
"11.01.2017 12:53:39" ottawacitizen.com Windy weather buffets commuters, power lines It's messy out there. Ottawa woke up Wednesday to wind that whipped pedestrians, damaged traffic lights and felled trees.
"11.01.2017 12:45:03" ottawacitizen.com Trump and Obama briefed on unsubstantiated reports that Russia could have blackmail material on incoming president FBI Director James Comey on Tuesday refused to say whether his bureau was investigating any possible ties between Russia and Donald Trump's presidential campaign FBI Director James Comey refused earlier Tuesday to say whether the FBI was investigating any possible ties between Russia and Trump's presidential campaign.
"11.01.2017 12:15:09" ottawacitizen.com Trudeau to meet with Native Women's Association on Parliament Hill Trudeau is set to hold a closed-door session with representatives from the Native Women's Association of Canada. Also on the Hill today: Senior departmental officials are slated to brief reporters on the government's ongoing efforts to “address issues with the Phoenix pay system.”
"11.01.2017 08:00:39" news.nationalpost.com No more fillings Researchers at King's College London found that the drug Tideglusib stimulates the stem cells contained in teeth so that they generate new dentine No more fillings: Drug given to treat Alzheimer's patients also helps repair cavities, regrow teeth. #health
"11.01.2017 07:00:44" news.nationalpost.com A winter visit to Athens a pleasant alternative If you've got more than beaches on your mind, there's plenty of upside to a brief cool visit that avoids the crowds and heat of summer A winter visit to #Athens offers a pleasant alternative. #travel
"11.01.2017 06:00:41" news.nationalpost.com The five reservations you need in Vegas Five restaurants to use your connections for, plus seven other spots off the Strip (some recommended by chefs like Mario Batali) that make for an... The five reservations you need in Vegas (plus, a few backups). #travel
"11.01.2017 05:00:44" news.nationalpost.com Chai spiced fruit compote This is warm, fragrant comfort food for just about any time of day Warm, fragrant and sweet, this medley of dried fruit simmered in vanilla and honey-infused chai is the kind of comfort food to go for when you want that cosy, feel-good essence in a healthful way. #life
"11.01.2017 04:00:01" ottawacitizen.com Two Ottawa dispensaries close, but others pop back up When Arash Zadeh heard a marijuana dispensary on Hunt Club Road had temporarily closed after an armed robbery, he saw an opportunity. He asked his real estate agent to find out whether the landlord… Capital City is one of several dispensaries that have closed on their own rather than because of police raids.
"11.01.2017 03:45:00" ottawacitizen.com A winter wallop has arrived Cue the Jaws music: A great white is coming. Ottawa awoke to a relatively balmy -7 C, compared to Monday's -25 C, and it's only getting warmer with a forecast high of -3 C. Tuesday morning's commut… Expect a little bit of everything.
"11.01.2017 03:37:17" ottawacitizen.com Parents plead with school board to save neighbourhood schools About 170 people braved the snow Tuesday night to make their case to the public school board to save their neighbourhood schools. Parents and teachers at the public meeting to discuss proposed scho… Parents and teachers at the public meeting to discuss proposed school closures in the west end of Ottawa made passionate arguments on behalf of most of the seven schools on the hit list.
"11.01.2017 03:30:00" ottawacitizen.com Reevely: Ontario's tight health budgets aren't tight enough, fiscal watchdog warns Freezing Ontario's hospital budgets and cutting doctors' fees isn't enough to keep the province's health spending under control, the legislature's budget watchdog warn… Acting financial accountability officer David Wake said there's a gap between the Liberal government's promises about what it's going to spend on health and what it's actually on track to spend.
"11.01.2017 03:27:48" ottawacitizen.com Ferguslea Senators Soirée raises money for kids' health and recreation For the first time, the Ottawa Senators Foundation — in partnership with Ferguslea Properties Limited and Bell — hosted the 2017 Senators Soiree on the arena floor at Canadian Tire … In celebration of the club's 25th anniversary season, this year's event featured creative entertainment, food and drink and the opportunity to meet Ottawa Senators players, alumni, senior management and other celebrity guests.
"11.01.2017 03:00:01" ottawacitizen.com Egan: On Claridge, car-less culture and living in the clouds No car, no yard, waking up in the sky, seeing a whole river below: our Ottawa in the 21st century. This, evidently, is how some planners and builders see the city's future… Claridge is pitching a 55-storey tower in a five-building package on its lands at the east end of LeBreton, a big jump in density from earlier plans.
"11.01.2017 02:30:00" ottawacitizen.com @Kady: If the fix was in on electoral reform, Monsef would still have her job Tuesday's federal cabinet shuffle marked the end of an era, and quite possibly, a once-promising political career as Maryam Monsef was relieved of her duties as the prime minister'… Why has the prime minister decided that, out of all his MPs, Karina Gould would make the best choice to pick through the rubble from Monsef's final weeks on the job
"11.01.2017 02:20:00" ottawacitizen.com Ottawa mother and daughter excel at weightlifting Catrina Earnshaw and her mother Linda Rosario-Earnshaw are experiencing a unique athletic relationship. While it's common to see fathers and sons on the same team — the former as a coach, manager o… Here's a mother-daughter activity you don't see every day.
"11.01.2017 02:04:59" ottawacitizen.com Live video: Obama delivers one final message of hope to nation he led for eight years Now an elder statesman, Barack Obama returned on Tuesday night to Chicago where he launched his unlikely political career for one final speech: a parting plea to Americans not to lose fai… See and hear Obama's final official speech as U.S. President. Promises to be epic.
"11.01.2017 02:00:00" ottawacitizen.com Corporate branding will be 'subtle' and 'tasteful' at new Vimy Ridge centre in France Do war graves and corporate branding belong together? A former head guide at the Canadian National Vimy Memorial in France says no. Joshua Dauphinee says plans to list corporate sponsors at the soo… Do war graves and corporate branding belong together?
"11.01.2017 01:35:00" Winter driving pet peeves Don't be that guy. Clear off your vehicle before you hit the road.
What's your ultimate winter driving pet peeve?
"11.01.2017 01:05:00" Science fact: Beet juice makes road salt more effective.
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"11.01.2017 00:50:03" ottawacitizen.com No word yet on Henry Burris' future with the Redblacks Into the second week of January, the Ottawa Redblacks are still waiting on a decision from Henry Burris. The hobbled hero of the Redblacks' Grey Cup championship less than two months ago, the soon-… While they wait to hear on the status of Henry Burris, the Redblacks still have plenty of business to take care of, with several starters from the 2016 team potentially free agents.
"11.01.2017 00:35:00" ottawacitizen.com Law society seeks to suspend licence of Ottawa lawyer accused of defrauding Catholic Church The Law Society of Upper Canada is seeking to suspend the licence of an Ottawa lawyer accused of defrauding the Catholic Church of hundreds of thousands of dollars. Ronald Houlahan is scheduled to … The Ottawa lawyer is accused of defrauding the Catholic Church of hundreds of thousands of dollars.
"11.01.2017 00:32:37" ottawacitizen.com Brennan: We still don't get the bigger picture involving Ryan The following is probably why Guy Boucher decided to make a healthy scratch of Bobby Ryan, the Senators' highest-paid player who is 12th — yes 12th — on the team in average ice time per game… With all the wailing being done about the fact he only has seven goals and seven assists, writes columnist Don Brennan, what's overlooked is that seven Ottawa forwards have had more ice time.
"11.01.2017 00:22:58" ottawacitizen.com Scanlan: Offensive sacrifice is the new norm for the Senators Now that the Bobby Ryan “issue” has been swept under the rug, awkwardly, it begs the question: Is that the end of “complex” problems in the Senators dressing room? New head coach Guy Boucher hopes … Guy Boucher runs a tight ship. Time will tell if it's a better ship.
"11.01.2017 00:05:00" TFSA vs RRSP Can't decide whether to invest in a TFSA or an RRSP? Watch this.
"10.01.2017 23:35:01" ottawacitizen.com Most of the assisted deaths in Ottawa so far have taken place in hospitals Eighteen people have had medically assisted deaths in Ottawa since it became legal in Canada last year — and the vast majority of those deaths were in a hospital. The percentage of assisted de… 18 people have had medically assisted deaths in Ottawa since it became legal, and the vast majority in a hospital.
"10.01.2017 23:05:00" ottawacitizen.com @Kady: If the fix was in on electoral reform, Monsef would still have her job Tuesday's federal cabinet shuffle marked the end of an era, and quite possibly, a once-promising political career as Maryam Monsef was relieved of her duties as the prime minister'… This may not necessarily be the end of the line for electoral reform, but simply the start of the second act.
"10.01.2017 22:25:01" ottawacitizen.com Chrystia Freeland is the closest Trudeau has to an expert on Kremlinology and Trumpism Freeland's elevation to one of the most influential roles in the federal cabinet raises interesting questions about Canada's future relationships with the United States, Russia "It's no small wonder Freeland got this job. She's the closest the Liberals have to an expert, in two of the biggest problem areas they face."
"10.01.2017 22:17:43" ottawacitizen.com Dylann Roof sentenced to die for church slayings A federal jury has sentenced Dylann Roof to death for killing nine black church members in a racially motivated attack in 2015. In 2015, he killed nine black church members in a racially motivated attack in South Carolina.
"10.01.2017 22:05:00" ottawacitizen.com Reevely: Ontario's tight health budgets aren't tight enough, fiscal watchdog warns Freezing Ontario's hospital budgets and cutting doctors' fees isn't enough to keep the province's health spending under control, the legislature's budget watchdog warn… Hospitals have laid off staff, including nurses, and Ontario's doctors are so enraged they're barely speaking to the government. But somehow the province needs to cut more healthcare spending to meet its targets.
"10.01.2017 21:40:00" ottawacitizen.com Science of winter: You can't beet sugary brown goo for snowy roads Each year, the salt trucks in the Niagara Region are sprinkling sticky brown salt on their roads. Know how to make road salt more effective? Mix it with beet juice.
"10.01.2017 21:20:00" ottawacitizen.com RCAF grounds Cyclone helicopters because of potential safety issues The Canadian Forces has grounded its Cyclone helicopters after aerospace firm Sikorsky issued a worldwide notice for safety checks to be conducted on the aircraft's civilian variant. The Sikorsky n… Operators of the aircraft are being told to carry out immediate checks on the tail rotor section of the helicopters.
"10.01.2017 21:05:00" ottawacitizen.com Editorial: Trudeau's cabinet shuffle rewards strong performers Cabinet shuffles serve myriad purposes. They are a way for governments to react to dramatic changes in the economy or in world affairs; a means of resetting the clock on files that aren't going wel… The shuffle shows Trudeau is (sensibly) worried about Trump's global impact and, specifically, about trade with the United States.
"10.01.2017 20:47:53" ottawacitizen.com Joshua Wales-Saunders, 28, wanted by police on outstanding warrants If you see him or know where he is, call Ottawa police or Crimestoppers.
"10.01.2017 20:27:30" ottawacitizen.com In Hamilton, Ont., an onslaught of millennials escaping the bidding wars and mortgages of Greater Toronto According to a 2016 study by the Social Planning and Research Council of Hamilton, there are now more millennials than baby boomers living in Hamilton A consequence of Toronto's skyrocketing housing prices.
"10.01.2017 19:30:36" ottawacitizen.com In a major shuffle, Justin Trudeau re-tools cabinet in preparation for the Donald Trump era The moves set up his cabinet for what will almost certainly be a radically new era for relations between Canada and its most important international partner, the U.S. There will be new faces at foreign affairs, international trade, labour, democratic reform and immigration.
"10.01.2017 19:18:53" ottawacitizen.com Live updates: Trudeau shuffles the federal cabinet Reporters are down at Rideau Hall today for a cabinet shuffle, with many major cabinet positions expected to be affected. The news leaked out to several media outlets ahead of time, with the m… Changes are coming to major cabinet positions as Trudeau shuffles things up.
"10.01.2017 19:04:19" ottawacitizen.com Woman arrested for Craigslist plot was framed by alleged victim in a 'diabolical scheme' Police arrested Michelle Hadley for posting 'rape fantasy' ads to set up her ex's wife for attacks. It turned out Angela Diaz had posted the ads to frame Hadley This story from California is another case of true life being stranger than fiction.
"10.01.2017 18:42:36" ottawacitizen.com Erik Karlsson is heading to his fourth All-Star Game Ottawa Senators captain Erik Karlsson is going back to the big show again. Karlsson will take part in the NHL's All-Star Game festivities in Los Angeles on Jan. 27-29, the fourth time he has been s… No surprise: The Ottawa Senators superstar defenceman is heading back to the All Star Game.
"10.01.2017 17:52:44" ottawacitizen.com Five more Russians blacklisted in U.S. for human rights abuses — including Putin's 'chief enforcer' The list also includes the two men accused of poisoning Aleksandr Litvinenko, a Kremlin critic, by putting plutonium in his tea It's part of the punishment for suspected hacking during the U.S. election.
"10.01.2017 17:20:00" ottawacitizen.com New show takes you behind the scenes of Highway 401 rescues You see it all the time, especially in the winter: a bad crash has closed down a section of the 401, and your travel plans are wrecked. A new Discovery show focuses on who's working to g… This show lets you ride along with the people trying to get those big crashes cleaned up.
"10.01.2017 17:12:14" Timeline Photos Just announced: Erik Karlsson is heading to his fourth All Star Game!
"10.01.2017 16:55:00" ottawacitizen.com Controversial Vibe Lounge to close by March 31 Vibe Lounge, the controversial hookah cafe in Hintonburg, is set to close by March 31. The building's landlord is terminating the lease and won't allow the word “Vibe” … The city suspended Vibe's licence in December after a shooting death about a block south of the lounge.
"10.01.2017 16:29:02" ottawacitizen.com No more fillings: Drug given to treat Alzheimer's patients also helps repair cavities, regrow teeth Researchers at King's College London found that the drug Tideglusib stimulates the stem cells contained in teeth so that they generate new dentine If you've ever had a cavity...this is good news.
"10.01.2017 16:01:25" news.nationalpost.com Jamie Oliver is closing six restaurants Jamie Oliver is shuttering six of his Jamie's Italian outlets throughout the U.K. due to increased costs following the Brexit vote, Bloomberg reports Jamie Oliver is closing six of his fast-casual Italian chain restaurants, blaming Brexit. #life
"10.01.2017 15:56:00" ottawacitizen.com No referendum before second Parti Québécois mandate in 2022, Lisée says First order of business is to restore Quebec's economy The new leader of the Parti Québécois lays out his plans.
"10.01.2017 15:36:54" ottawacitizen.com Cohen: In America, this is the Republican Moment FRANKFORT, Kentucky – The Capitol of the Commonwealth of Kentucky is a Beaux Arts jewel, its soaring dome inspired by Napoleon's tomb in Paris. Inside, the rotunda is filled with statues of eminent… Republicans control the presidency and both houses of Congress in a way they have not since the 1920s.
"10.01.2017 14:53:00" ottawacitizen.com Two cops dead in hunt for Florida man suspected of killing his pregnant ex-girlfriend The month-long hunt for a murder suspect closed in and turned violent, but Markeith D. Loyd got away. A reward for the capture was increased to $60,000 Schools were locked down, roads closed and two law enforcement officers died near Orlando, Florida, as a month-long hunt for a murder suspect closed in and turned violent.
"10.01.2017 14:27:48" ottawacitizen.com Trump's pick for AG will have to grapple with a history of racist comments and civil rights concerns The Alabama Republican will face a confirmation hearing where he plans to bring up the 'dangerous trend' of violent crime and low morale among police U.S. Senator Jeff Sessions will warn on Tuesday of a “dangerous trend” in violent crime and vow to better defend police while tackling accusations that he'll gut civil rights, as he seeks to become President-elect Donald Trump's attorney general.
"10.01.2017 13:12:00" ottawacitizen.com Forecast: 10-15cm of snow, high winds and freezing rain Cue the Jaws music, a great white is coming. Are you ready for the storm?
"10.01.2017 13:00:00" ottawacitizen.com New Claridge plan for LeBreton Flats calls for five high-rise residential towers At the centre of it all is a congregation of five residential towers, the highest stretching 55 storeys, which would make it one of the highest in the city. Do you like this design?
"10.01.2017 12:20:00" ottawacitizen.com Despite anti-nepotism laws, Donald Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner to take senior White House role Kushner's own eligibility for the White House could be challenged, given a 1967 law meant to bar government officials from hiring relatives. Donald J. Trump has come to rely heavily on Kushner, who is married to the president-elect's daughter Ivanka.
"10.01.2017 12:05:30" ottawacitizen.com All eyes (soon to be) on Rideau Hall as shuffle speculation swirls Even as rumours of an imminent cabinet restructuring race across the ice-encrusted precinct and through the hallways of the capital, there's still no word – no official word, at least – on ex… It would seem that at least two cabinet members will remain in their current positions.
"10.01.2017 07:01:10" news.nationalpost.com Speyside distilled Dreaming of drams and doing a little whisky wandering of your own? Here are a few pointers to the Speyside region's must-sees Brush up on the three Ws — whisky, wool and walking — in Scotland. #travel
"10.01.2017 06:30:34" news.nationalpost.com Unintended consequences of avocado toast North America's appetite for avocados is enormous. From its own emoji to avocado toast and guacamole, the fruit is a fixture on menus and in... The unintended consequences of avocado toast. #life
"10.01.2017 06:00:38" news.nationalpost.com It pays to see the powder through the trees Skiers who've ducked into the trees at Deer Valley know that this mountain resort, for all its luxury accommodations and film-star guests, isn't... At Utah's luxurious Deer Valley mountain resort, it pays to see the powder through the trees. #travel
"10.01.2017 05:00:38" news.nationalpost.com Winter-time salad of oranges and onions Whether you offer this on a buffet table or serve it at a relaxed winter dinner, this citrus salad should brighten your meal as well as benefit... A winter-time salad of oranges and onions from southern Spain is bright and healthy. #life
"10.01.2017 04:58:00" ottawacitizen.com Sens staying mum on reasons for Ryan scratch If you're waiting for an explanation on why Bobby Ryan was scratched Saturday night against the Washington Capitals, don't hold your breath. Right now, there's only questions and not many answers. … The decision not to say anything has led to wild speculation as to what exactly happened with Bobby Ryan, the club's highest-paid player at $7.25 million per season.
"10.01.2017 04:45:00" ottawacitizen.com Emails from discovery of HMS Terror show bad blood, secrecy behind the scenes Internal Parks Canada emails show how the final days of the search for HMS Terror last September — ending in a discovery that should have been pure triumph — degenerated into secrecy and recriminat… Emails obtained through an access to information request show how ARF's vague communications with Parks Canada kept its fellow searchers in the dark for a week.
"10.01.2017 04:30:00" ottawacitizen.com 67's land big defenceman from Knights The Ottawa 67's acquired overage defenceman Chris Martenet and three future draft picks from the London Knights on Monday in a trade for Ontario Hockey League rights to forward Dante Salituro and o… Chris Martenet is expected to join the 67's (17-18-5) in time for a span of six consecutive road games starting Thursday against the Niagara IceDogs.
"10.01.2017 04:15:00" ottawacitizen.com Where you live in Ontario could affect your chance of getting a kidney transplant Your chance of getting a kidney transplant in Ontario varies greatly, depending on where you live, according to research led by The Ottawa Hospital's Dr. Greg Knoll. Transplant rates across the pro… An official with the Ontario Renal Network said he wants information about regional disparities made public.
"10.01.2017 04:00:56" news.nationalpost.com Easy sheet-pan salmon supper Sheet-pan salmon suppers are terrific — they take minutes to make, and yet the healthy fats in salmon are filling This easy sheet-pan salmon supper will start 2017 just right. #life
"10.01.2017 04:00:00" ottawacitizen.com Ottawa firefighters caught between two rocky radio systems Ottawa firefighters are “between a rock and a hard place” when it comes to transitioning from an outdated radio system to a precarious new one, their union's health and safet… The old radio system is dying. The incoming system is buggy.
Firefighters are caught in the middle.
"10.01.2017 03:45:01" ottawacitizen.com Jonathan Pitre receives OHIP approval for second transplant The Ontario government has approved a second stem cell transplant for Jonathan Pitre, who will undergo the potentially life-changing procedure in early March. Pitre, 16, received a letter lat… Pitre is scheduled to begin medical tests on Feb. 19 in preparation for the second transplant at the University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital.
"10.01.2017 03:30:00" ottawacitizen.com Two charged, drugs seized after police raid on Somerset pot shop Police have charged two people after another raid on a store front marijuana dispensary in Chinatown. The raid happened Friday at an illegal pot shop at 646 Somerset St. W. The two people… The shop was open again on Monday and employee Jessica Jimale said she had no idea it had been raided Friday.
"10.01.2017 03:15:01" ottawacitizen.com Snowplow operator charged with impaired driving after collision with hospital A 35-year-old Bob Cat operator has been charged with impaired driving after his machine struck the wall of the Carleton Place Hospital while clearing snow. Ontario Provincial Police … Do NOT drink and plow snow. Bad idea.
"10.01.2017 03:00:00" ottawacitizen.com Robbery suspects barricade themselves in east-end apartment Five people were under arrest after a pair of suspects in the robbery of a Montreal Road restaurant barricaded themselves in a nearby apartment Sunday night. Patrol officers and a canine unit respo… Five people were initially arrested Sunday night, but two were released without any charges.
"10.01.2017 02:45:01" ottawacitizen.com Senators GM Dorion ready for key week of meetings with staff As the Senators spent Monday basking in the glory of snapping their four-game losing streak, GM Pierre Dorion and the club's scouting staff were huddled around a table at a Fort Lauderdale hotel ma… The Senators meet to set the foundation for future moves.
"10.01.2017 02:15:00" ottawacitizen.com Reevely: Federal lawyer Emilie Taman was wrongly forbidden to run for NDP, appeals court rules The Public Service Commission has to have really strong and clear reasons for stopping a federal employee from running for office, the Federal Court of Appeal says, and it didn't supply them … The decision gives all federal public servants much firmer ground to stand on if they want to enter politics themselves.
"10.01.2017 02:07:53" ottawacitizen.com New Claridge plan for LeBreton Flats calls for five high-rise residential towers Claridge Homes' vision for finishing up its LeBreton Flats development calls for a bustling, high-density city neighbourhood that has shops, cafés and lots of green space hugging the pictures… The plans unveiled by Claridge at a public meeting Monday night are predicated on the city's agreeing to alter the zoning to allow higher buildings, and creating the aqueduct park.
"10.01.2017 02:00:00" ottawacitizen.com Hoskins supports Ottawa injection site, says provincial funding available Ontario Health Minister Eric Hoskins supports the Sandy Hill Community Health Centre's request for a supervised injection site and says there will be provincial money available to help set it… Eric Hoskins sent a letter Monday to federal Health Minister Jane Philpott, saying the Sandy Hill health centre's proposal “appears logical and supported by evidence.”
"10.01.2017 01:45:00" ottawacitizen.com Meet the Rochester scientist who counts the plastics in the Great Lakes Scientists have studied plastic pollution in the Great Lakes for years, and now one group is answering the question: What does it all add up to? The short answer: Quite a lot. Matthew Hoffman… Matthew Hoffman found that nearly 10,000 tonnes a year enter the Great Lakes — a combination of pieces that sink and a floating mix of “microbeads” and other tiny fragments.
"10.01.2017 01:00:00" ottawacitizen.com Overrated or not, Streep's speech has galvanizing effect NEW YORK, N.Y. - Speaking in a hoarse voice that quivered with emotion, Meryl Streep silenced a boisterous Golden Globes crowd and sparked a clamour heard around the country, all the way to Trump Tower. This is the top story on the Citizen's website right now.
"10.01.2017 00:13:25" ottawacitizen.com Yahoo to change name, trim board if Verizon deal gets done SAN FRANCISCO - Yahoo will adopt a new corporate identity and cut the size of its board in half if the proposed $4.8 billion sale of its digital services to Verizon Communications goes through. Altaba? Does that name work for you?
"10.01.2017 00:05:00" ottawacitizen.com Sens staying mum on reasons for Ryan scratch If you're waiting for an explanation on why Bobby Ryan was scratched Saturday night against the Washington Capitals, don't hold your breath. Right now, there's only questions and not many answers. … Right now, there's only questions and not many answers.
"09.01.2017 23:35:01" ottawacitizen.com Ottawa firefighters caught between two rocky radio systems Ottawa firefighters are “between a rock and a hard place” when it comes to transitioning from an outdated radio system to a precarious new one, their union's health and safet… The old radio system is dying. The incoming system is buggy. This is a problem for the firefighters (and us).
"09.01.2017 23:05:00" ottawacitizen.com Snowplow operator charged with impaired driving after collision with hospital A 35-year-old Bob Cat operator has been charged with impaired driving after his machine struck the wall of the Carleton Place Hospital while clearing snow. Ontario Provincial Police … Don't drink and drive a snow plow. Seriously.
"09.01.2017 22:40:33" ottawacitizen.com Emails from discovery of HMS Terror show bad blood, secrecy behind the scenes Internal Parks Canada emails show how the final days of the search for HMS Terror last September — ending in a discovery that should have been pure triumph — degenerated into secrecy and recriminat… How did the government get blindsided by private searchers when the HMS Terror was found? These emails give some answers.
"09.01.2017 22:15:00" ottawacitizen.com Marineland charged with six new counts of animal cruelty at Niagara Falls attraction, OSPCA says The charges relate to elk, red deer and fallow deer kept at the tourist attraction in Niagara Falls, Ont. The new charges relate to treatment of elk, red deer and fallow deer.
"09.01.2017 21:50:00" ottawacitizen.com Chill is gone, but here comes the snow on Tuesday The chill is gone, but flurries were expected for the Monday drive home. Afternoon temperatures climbed to about –8 C after Monday morning's bone-chilling –26 C low. But don't … We're getting more snow tomorrow, possibly up to 10 cm.
"09.01.2017 21:29:47" ottawacitizen.com Jonathan Pitre receives Ontario government funding for second transplant He needs a second one after the first stem cell procedure failed. This is very big news for Jonathan Pitre.
"09.01.2017 21:00:32" news.nationalpost.com Health Canada probes weight-loss company Slimwell claims you will lose weight partly by injecting a hormone derived from the urine of pregnant women that curbs hunger, preserves muscle and... "I'm quite disappointed and amazed that even in my neighbourhood they actually have billboards on the street advertising weight-loss injections." #health
"09.01.2017 20:59:10" ottawacitizen.com Justin Trudeau planning cabinet shuffle that will impact at least six ministers, sources say Those expected to be moved on Tuesday include International Trade Minister Chrystia Freeland, who is considered likely to replace Stephane Dion at Foreign Affairs Stephane Dion, Chrystia Freeland, and Maryam Monsef could all be on the move.
"09.01.2017 20:52:14" ottawacitizen.com Two charged, drugs seized after police raid on Somerset pot shop Police have charged two people after another raid on a store front marijuana dispensary in Chinatown. The raid happened Friday at an illegal pot shop at 646 Somerset St. W. The two people… Another Ottawa pot shop has been raided.
"09.01.2017 20:32:54" ottawacitizen.com Meet the Rochester scientist who counts the plastics in the Great Lakes Scientists have studied plastic pollution in the Great Lakes for years, and now one group is answering the question: What does it all add up to? The short answer: Quite a lot. Matthew Hoffman… Some plastics go down the drain in one city and wash away to another country, or another state, and people want to understand what goes where.
"09.01.2017 20:00:33" news.nationalpost.com A long-lasting flu shot could be on its way The hope is that such a broad-spectrum vaccine also could protect against rare but potentially deadly pandemics A long-lasting flu shot that you'd only have to get once every 5-10 years could be on its way. #health
"09.01.2017 19:38:30" ottawacitizen.com Ottawa businesswoman under U.S. investigation no longer chair of Ottawa Chamber of Commerce The Ottawa businesswoman under investigation by the U.S. Treasury is no longer chair of the Ottawa Chamber of Commerce, according to a spokesman for the organization. Kenny Leon, who handles commun… She is among 12 people named in a U.S. government investigation into “organized money laundering.”
"09.01.2017 19:00:36" ottawacitizen.com Video of Highway 401 pileup shows why you need to slow down in winter conditions It was a nasty weekend in some parts of the province, with very cold weather and icy conditions causing collisions on the highways. It was particularly bad in the stretch of the 401 just east of Os… This happened on Saturday just east of Oshawa.
"09.01.2017 18:37:01" ottawacitizen.com Federal lawyer Emilie Taman was wrongly forbidden to run for NDP, appeals court rules The Public Service Commission has to have really strong and clear reasons for stopping a federal employee from running for office, the Federal Court of Appeal says, and it didn't supply them … The decision gives all federal public servants much firmer ground to stand on if they want to enter politics themselves.
"09.01.2017 18:19:00" ottawacitizen.com Fire department amalgamation will be explored after blaze destroyed Alfred-area home The county fire coordinator of Prescott Russell says he is exploring the idea of amalgamating fire departments in the county after questions were raised about a farmhouse that burned to the ground … Municipal boundaries meant a fire station much farther away took the call. By the time firefighters arrived, their home was destroyed.
"09.01.2017 17:50:02" ottawacitizen.com Province signals funding for supervised injection sites in Ottawa The City of Toronto has provincial funding in the bag for supervised injection sites, which is good news for Ottawa agencies hoping to launch similar services. A statement from the office of Ontari… The province says it will provide money for three safe injection sites in Toronto, which means Ottawa's probably next.
"09.01.2017 17:35:51" ottawacitizen.com Where you live in Ontario could affect your chance of getting a kidney transplant Your chance of getting a kidney transplant in Ontario varies greatly, depending on where you live, according to research led by The Ottawa Hospital's Dr. Greg Knoll. Transplant rates across the pro… In Ontario, kidney patients die every year while awaiting a transplant, and long waiting lists persist.
"09.01.2017 17:15:01" ottawacitizen.com Pet store cages for Humane Society cats barely get passing grade The cages are also smaller than the minimum standards recommended by a Canadian pet store industry group. Does this upset you?
"09.01.2017 17:01:15" ottawacitizen.com Conservatives ask ethics watchdog to investigate if Trudeau's Bahamas trip broke federal law MP Andrew Scheer believes Trudeau should not have accepted a vacation from the Aga Khan, whose foundation has received millions in foreign aid from Canada Conservative MP Andrew Scheer has filed a formal complaint with Parliament's Conflict of Interest Commissioner.
"09.01.2017 16:32:09" ottawacitizen.com Cabbie ticketed after taxi loaded with passengers flips on Hwy. 7 A taxi driver has been ticketed for making an unsafe lane change after his cab carrying four passengers flipped on Hwy. 7 west of Perth in the early hours of New Year's Day. First responders h… First responders had to free the passengers and driver after finding the Buick upside down in the ditch around 3:30 a.m.
"09.01.2017 15:53:57" ottawacitizen.com Canadian war-zone doctors saving ISIL jihadists at hospital near the front lines in Iraq 'We treat anybody who comes through the front door,' said Lt.-Col Richard Morin. 'That means all coalition forces, Iraqi security forces, civilians, and Daesh (ISIL)' "We treat anybody who comes through the front door."
"09.01.2017 15:10:06" ottawacitizen.com Sofia Vergara's "anal" joke at Golden Globes falls so very flat with viewers at home As the Modern Family actress was introducing Sylvester Stallone's daughters as Misses Golden Globes, she said... Was it just an honest slip?
"09.01.2017 14:50:01" ottawacitizen.com Text of Meryl Streep's Cecille B. DeMille Award speech The text of Meryl Streep's speech at the Golden Globes after accepting the Cecille B. DeMille Award, according to a transcript provided by Hollywood Foreign Press Association: "Disrespect invites disrespect. Violence insights violence. When the powerful use definition to bully others, we all lose."
"09.01.2017 14:30:00" ottawacitizen.com London, Ontario, student shot dead by police was an enigma living a double life A Postmedia investigation reveals many sides to the 35-year-old London, Ont., programmer who claimed to be 21 and was killed in a pre-dawn raid on Dec. 23 Who was Samuel Maloney?
"09.01.2017 14:10:01" ottawacitizen.com Students demand Plato, Descartes and other white philosophers be dropped from curriculum Students at a prestigious London university say it is part of a wider campaign to 'decolonize' the university. They are said to be the founding fathers of Western philosophy, whose ideas underpin civilized society.
"09.01.2017 13:40:01" ottawacitizen.com 16 arrested over Kardashian West jewelry heist French police arrested 16 people Monday in connection with the October theft of more than $10 million worth of jewelry from Kim Kardashian West. Kim Kardashian West thought that she was going to die during the robbery.
"09.01.2017 13:20:00" ottawacitizen.com Three big money mistakes to avoid in January It's easy to make these mistakes. Don't let your money go down the drain.
"09.01.2017 12:53:32" ottawacitizen.com Monday morning commute an eye opener but just wait for Tuesday That'll wake you up. Ottawa got up to a bracing wind chill of -30 Monday morning to face snarled traffic and school buses packed with kids heading back to class after the holiday break. But that's … More snow is expected tomorrow.
"09.01.2017 12:41:37" ottawacitizen.com When the Golden Globes ceremony ends, the partying begins When the ceremony ends, the partying begins. Did you watch the Golden Globes?
"09.01.2017 12:09:08" ottawacitizen.com The Capital Builders: The founding of the Ottawa we know today was largely thanks to an American To mark the 150th anniversary of Confederation, we'd like to introduce you to some of the people who have shaped and built the National Capital. The Rideau Canal was his idea.
"09.01.2017 03:18:55" ottawacitizen.com Scanlan: The Senators really needed this one — for a number of reasons The NHL is a what-have-you-done-lately kind of place. Given what the Senators have done in the recent past, there was no denying the fact the Ottawa Senators had to have Sunday's game against the Edmonton Oilers.
"09.01.2017 02:55:58" ottawacitizen.com Ottawa Senators top Oilers to snap four-game losing streak The Ottawa Senators stopped the slide on Sunday night. And it couldn't have come soon enough.
"09.01.2017 01:41:25" ottawacitizen.com Ex-military medic's court martial on sex assault charges, breach of trust, to begin in Gatineau A former military medic will face his third court martial Monday, on charges of sexual assault and breach of trust. Former petty officer James Wilks, whose job was mainly to screen people seeking to join Canada's military, is accused of fondling women during medical exams at recruiting centres in London and Thunder Bay between 2005 and 2009.
"09.01.2017 01:16:33" ottawacitizen.com 67's lose another close one at home It wasn't just the loss — 2-1 at the hands of the North Bay Battalion Sunday afternoon at The Arena at TD Place — it was how it happened. Once again, the Ottawa 67's came up short on home ice. Too … A major housecleaning is not a part of Jeff Brown's plan.
"09.01.2017 00:00:14" ottawacitizen.com Sens could be in trouble if attendance doesn't increase with big games on horizon Right now, it is only a serious concern. But if the Senators fail to draw bigger crowds to Canadian Tire Centre this month, they have a real problem. The menu couldn't be any more enticing. They pl… Some nights, attendance has been embarrassing.
"08.01.2017 23:50:00" ottawacitizen.com Fat bike, phatter plans: Gatineau man wants world-record human chain for a great cause Guy Rouleau is on a two-week, 1,275-km bicycle trek from Quebec City to Windsor, but the ultimate goal is to raise money for Kids Help Phone during the Canada 150 celebrations by setting a Guinness… Guy Rouleau plans on celebrating the country's sesquicentennial by setting a Guinness World Record for the longest human chain ever formed, while at the same time raising saddlebags full of cash for Kids Help Phone.
"08.01.2017 22:57:43" ottawacitizen.com Platt: From the Liberals to the PCs, you can't trust a thing parties say about fundraising Journey with me, reader, back to the days of spring 2016, when the news was filled with details of how the Ontario Liberals were exploiting an election finance loophole to rake in millions of dolla… The PCs spent the mornings in question period screaming bloody murder about Liberal fundraising, and then evidently went out each night cap in hand to Ontario businesses to get that sweet corporate cash.
"08.01.2017 22:25:47" ottawacitizen.com Obituary: Elizabeth Riley served as radar operator during the Battle of Britain, the Blitz, D-Day Elizabeth Riley, a radar operator during the Second World War, died last week after suffering a stroke. She was 97. During the war, Elizabeth Riley even answered directly to British prime minister Winston Churchill, who called her unit and demanded to know why radar construction was behind schedule.
"08.01.2017 21:05:00" ottawacitizen.com Inside the calm of the Queensway Carleton Hospital's ACE unit for elder care The 34-bed Queensway Carleton Hospital ACE unit opened in November, the second of its kind in the province and the first to be purpose-built. When an ailing elderly person comes into the Queensway Carleton emergency department, they are immediately assessed to see if they are a candidate for ACE care.
"08.01.2017 20:35:05" ottawacitizen.com Dorion unable to find solution to Sens' lack of depth at forward Pierre Dorion has done a lot of talking but he hasn't been able to improve the Senators depth at forward. It's not for a lack of trying. League sources told Postmedia Sunday that the Senators put i… The waiver wire didn't offer a solution this time.
"08.01.2017 19:07:39" ottawacitizen.com Senators deflect questions about Bobby Ryan's absence Ryan was scheduled to return to the lineup Sunday against the Edmonton Oilers, but the mystery of what kept him out a day earlier was still... Bizarre. Odd. Confusing. The mystery surrounding Bobby Ryan's absence from Saturday's 1-0 loss to the Washington Capitals is all that and more. #ottsports
"08.01.2017 19:04:27" ottawacitizen.com Senators look to snap winless streak against Oilers The Senators' winger, who was a healthy scratch in Saturday's 1-0 loss to the Washington Capitals at the Canadian Tire Centre, was on the ice for... Bobby Ryan will return to the lineup Sunday night, however, his absence Saturday night remains a mystery. #ottsports
"08.01.2017 17:21:25" ottawacitizen.com Trump 'accepts the fact that Russia… engaged in cyberattacks' during... Reince Priebus said Sunday Trump has accepted the intelligence findings as a senior Republican attacks the president-elect's refusal to do so himself Donald J. Trump's incoming chief of staff says the president-elect accepts the intelligence community's conclusion that Russia tried to meddle in the U.S. election.
"08.01.2017 16:46:51" ottawacitizen.com Public Health issues frostbite advisory for Ottawa With a wind chill of -25, they say, the risk of frostbite increases substantially. UPDATE: Ottawa Public Health issued a frostbite advisory for the region expected to last overnight Sunday, as the temperature is expected to plunge to -25 or colder with the wind chill.
"08.01.2017 15:30:03" ottawacitizen.com Kansas family kept deer as a pet. When state officials found out, they... To the Mcgaugheys, Faline was tame but free, and she did not deserve to die. To wildlife authorities, the deer was a socialized wild animal that... In one video, she asks a warden who pets Faline's head: “So you're going to shoot her in the head?” He responds: “Yeah, I am . . . it's the most humane way to shut her down, to solve this problem.”
"08.01.2017 14:38:14" ottawacitizen.com SeaWorld San Diego ending killer whale show SeaWorld San Diego is ending its long-running killer whale show after years of outcry and falling attendance prompted it to renounce theatrical... This summer, the park will unveil a new attraction in the revamped pool. Orca Encounter is being billed as an educational experience that will show how killer whales eat, communicate and navigate.
"08.01.2017 13:25:36" ottawacitizen.com Queen Elizabeth II attends church after missing 2 weeks Queen Elizabeth II has attended church near her rural Sandringham estate, after missing the previous two Sundays due to ill health. The 90-year-old British monarch was applauded by well-wishers as she arrived by car at St. Mary Magdalene Church in eastern England. It was her first public appearance in several weeks.
"08.01.2017 12:15:01" ottawacitizen.com What happens to Canada should Queen Elizabeth II die: The behind-the-scenes plans The black ties and black armbands are ready, but there's no secret vault of 'King Charles III' quarters There are already secret stashes of black armbands and condolence books across Canada.
"08.01.2017 11:56:21" ottawacitizen.com Keep dressing in layers for at least another day You'll want to stay bundled up, Ottawans — at least for another day or two. Weather update: Temperatures plummeted late in the week, and there will be no respite on Sunday, with the daytime high expected to be -13 C before things get really cold when the sun goes down.