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'Clear work to do:' Lawyer named new head of embattled human rights museum

WINNIPEG — Isha Khan has spent her career upholding human rights. The Winnipeg lawyer may now be facing her most public battle as she takes the helm of a museum under fire for allegations of racism, homophobia, sexism and censorship.
Quebec education minister to unveil updated COVID-19 back-to-school plan

Quebec education minister to unveil updated COVID-19 back-to-school plan

MONTREAL — The Quebec government is set to unveil its COVID-19 strategy for a return to class today as schools prepare to reopen in less than a month.

Windsor-Essex moving into Stage 3 of Ontario's reopening plan on Wednesday

The Windsor-Essex region will join the rest of Ontario in Stage 3 of the province's reopening plan on Wednesday. The provincial government made the announcement this morning.
Liberals turn over thousands of pages on WE decision, lawyers now vetting docs

Liberals turn over thousands of pages on WE decision, lawyers now vetting docs

OTTAWA — The federal Liberal government has handed over thousands of pages of documents related to the WE controversy to a House of Commons committee, which lawyers are now vetting for personal information and cabinet secrets.

The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Aug. 9

The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 4:50 p.m. on Aug. 9, 2020: There are 119,451 confirmed cases in Canada.
Parents, teachers press Quebec to revise back-to-school plan amid COVID-19

Parents, teachers press Quebec to revise back-to-school plan amid COVID-19

MONTREAL — For Politimi Karounis, August is usually spent buying new backpacks, pencils and notebooks for her two elementary school-aged children as they excitedly prepare to reunite with friends and teachers.
Who can dismiss the Governor General? A look at protocols and possibilities

Who can dismiss the Governor General? A look at protocols and possibilities

OTTAWA — With Gov. Gen.
Black Nova Scotia man 'overjoyed' as struggle for land title moves forward

Black Nova Scotia man 'overjoyed' as struggle for land title moves forward

HALIFAX — Christopher Downey finished building his home in 2002 on a parcel of land in North Preston, N.S., that has been in his family for generations.

No winning ticket for Saturday night's $11 million Lotto 649 jackpot

TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $11 million jackpot in Saturday night's Lotto 649 draw. However, the guaranteed $1 million prize went to a lottery player in Ontario. The jackpot for the next Lotto 649 draw on Aug.
University of Victoria and women's rowing coach sued over alleged verbal abuse

University of Victoria and women's rowing coach sued over alleged verbal abuse

VANCOUVER — A former member of the University of Victoria's varsity women's rowing team is suing the head coach and the university over allegations of demeaning and aggressive treatment. A statement of claim filed in B.C.