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Freshnews.ca http://freshnews.ca/lang/1/category/0/source/0/tagtype/1/newstype/0/tag/0 Canada's Freshest Source for Canadian News en-ca Wed, 17 Jan 2018 23:09:09 -0500 Wed, 17 Jan 2018 23:09:09 -0500 FreshNews.ca RSS Generator info@freshnews.ca info@freshnews.ca http://freshnews.ca/ FreshNews.ca http://freshnews.ca/images/canadaflag_small_bak.jpg http://freshnews.ca Bank of Canada expected to hike key interest rate to highest level since 2009 http://freshnews.ca/news/Bank_of_Canada_expected_to_hike_key_interest_rate_to_highest_level_since_2009/315014/1 The Bank of Canada is widely expected to hike its benchmark interest rate for the third time in a year this morning. But what happens after that is anyone's guess. Wed, 17 Jan 2018 10:00:00 -0500 http://freshnews.ca/news/Bank_of_Canada_expected_to_hike_key_interest_rate_to_highest_level_since_2009/315014/1 Edmonton Air Canada flight diverted to Thunder Bay, so police can remove 'unruly' passenger http://freshnews.ca/news/Edmonton_Air_Canada_flight_diverted_to_Thunder_Bay__so_police_can_remove__%23039_unruly_%23039__passenger/314464/1 A traveller onboard an Air Canada flight from Edmonton to Toronto says he was surprised to see police officers remove a passenger from the plane when it was diverted to Thunder Bay last Friday. Tue, 16 Jan 2018 19:03:00 -0500 http://freshnews.ca/news/Edmonton_Air_Canada_flight_diverted_to_Thunder_Bay__so_police_can_remove__%23039_unruly_%23039__passenger/314464/1 Speed Skating Canada launches investigation as coach takes leave close to Olympics http://freshnews.ca/news/Speed_Skating_Canada_launches_investigation_as_coach_takes_leave_close_to_Olympics/314266/1 A day after confirming head coach Michael Crowe has taken a leave of absence from the team less than a month before the Olympics, Speed Skating Canada says it is conducting an investigation. Tue, 16 Jan 2018 18:22:00 -0500 http://freshnews.ca/news/Speed_Skating_Canada_launches_investigation_as_coach_takes_leave_close_to_Olympics/314266/1 Unifor splits with Canadian Labour Congress over workers’ right to choose union http://freshnews.ca/news/Unifor_splits_with_Canadian_Labour_Congress_over_workers_rsquo__right_to_choose_union/314797/1 The largest private sector union in Canada said Wednesday it is splitting with the Canadian Labour Congress over issues which include disagreements about the rights of workers to choose what union should represent them. In a notice posted on its website, Unifor national president Jerry Dias and Quebec director Renaud Gagne said the congress has [â¦] Wed, 17 Jan 2018 22:19:00 -0500 http://freshnews.ca/news/Unifor_splits_with_Canadian_Labour_Congress_over_workers_rsquo__right_to_choose_union/314797/1 Mother of Toronto newborn reportedly abandoned now found, police say http://freshnews.ca/news/Mother_of_Toronto_newborn_reportedly_abandoned_now_found__police_say/314280/1 Police say they have located the mother of a newborn reportedly found abandoned outside on Tuesday morning. Tue, 16 Jan 2018 16:27:00 -0500 http://freshnews.ca/news/Mother_of_Toronto_newborn_reportedly_abandoned_now_found__police_say/314280/1 Be prepared to evacuate, Deer Lake, N.L., warns residents amid rising water levels http://freshnews.ca/news/Be_prepared_to_evacuate__Deer_Lake__N_L___warns_residents_amid_rising_water_levels/314257/1 Residents in the west end of Deer Lake, N.L., have been asked to pack up their belongings and prepare to evacuate. Tue, 16 Jan 2018 13:06:00 -0500 http://freshnews.ca/news/Be_prepared_to_evacuate__Deer_Lake__N_L___warns_residents_amid_rising_water_levels/314257/1 How an immigrant to Montreal helped Donald Trump prove his mental state http://freshnews.ca/news/How_an_immigrant_to_Montreal_helped_Donald_Trump_prove_his_mental_state/314989/1 Donald Trump has aced a test on his mental health â likely putting to rest days of Washington political gossip. And one Arab-Canadian couldn't be prouder. Wed, 17 Jan 2018 00:30:00 -0500 http://freshnews.ca/news/How_an_immigrant_to_Montreal_helped_Donald_Trump_prove_his_mental_state/314989/1 Regina police chief says expect 'headlines' as pot dispensaries face possible charges before legalization http://freshnews.ca/news/Regina_police_chief_says_expect__%23039_headlines_%23039__as_pot_dispensaries_face_possible_charges_before_legalization/314494/1 Regina's police chief says the service may still lay charges against marijuana dispensary owners before the drug becomes legal, adding that the public can expect "headlines" in the coming weeks. Tue, 16 Jan 2018 21:49:00 -0500 http://freshnews.ca/news/Regina_police_chief_says_expect__%23039_headlines_%23039__as_pot_dispensaries_face_possible_charges_before_legalization/314494/1 Beer Canada calls on federal government to axe plan to tie tax hikes to inflation http://freshnews.ca/news/Beer_Canada_calls_on_federal_government_to_axe_plan_to_tie_tax_hikes_to_inflation/314373/1 The association argues that further hikes will result in more expensive prices and less industry investment Tue, 16 Jan 2018 20:54:00 -0500 http://freshnews.ca/news/Beer_Canada_calls_on_federal_government_to_axe_plan_to_tie_tax_hikes_to_inflation/314373/1 Court monitor to review Sears Canada payout of dividends while company was in the red http://freshnews.ca/news/Court_monitor_to_review_Sears_Canada_payout_of_dividends_while_company_was_in_the_red/314827/1 The retailer was in steep decline when the dividends were issued: In 2012, Sears Canada recorded an operating loss of $83 million and, in 2013, it declared an operating loss of $188 million. Wed, 17 Jan 2018 00:45:00 -0500 http://freshnews.ca/news/Court_monitor_to_review_Sears_Canada_payout_of_dividends_while_company_was_in_the_red/314827/1