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A Supreme Court of Nova Scotia Judge says the Human Rights Commission must accept a complaint launched by an accessibility group over alleged systemic discrimination by the…
03.29 / 00:58
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A “community road train” could be jauntily chugga-chugging through downtown traffic come this summer. On Tuesday HRM council asked for a staff report on funding Ambassatours’ answer to the city's Queen’s Marque construction woes. The three-carriage road “train” will shuttle folks along Lower Water Street—from the Discovery Centre to Historic Properties—and then back on Hollis…
03.29 / 00:08
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Progressive Conservative candidate Matt Whitman has apologized for his “Chinese fire drill” stunt. Whitman posted a YouTube video last week of himself yelling the racially-charged phrase before exiting and then running around his…
03.28 / 22:26
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Police say a pair of Newfoundland men are facing drug charges after being stopped in Inverness Co. RCMP say members of the Read…
03.28 / 22:14
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A Festival Antigonish production has won a pair of Merritt Awards from Theatre Nova Scotia representatives. "Little Thing, Big Thing" was nominated Read…
03.28 / 22:14
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The warden of Richmond Co. says policy committee members will convene soon so that councillors can vote on their new travel expense policy Read…
03.28 / 22:14
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The warden of Richmond Co. says municipal officials' tourism project has to be changed to avoid rising costs. Councillors voted to adopt Read…
03.28 / 22:14
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South Shore of Nova Scotia to see freezing rain. Snow on the way for Cape…
03.28 / 22:00
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Matt Whitman, who is also running for the Progressive Conservatives, said he had 'lapse in…
03.28 / 21:35
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A day after Global News reported on a video posted by Halifax Coun. Matt Whitman doing a Chinese fire drill, the councillor has issued an…
03.28 / 21:12
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An education expert says it is "bizarre" how often Nova Scotia schools are closed because of weather - and the number of days lost this year amounts to a…
03.28 / 21:12
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The St. Joseph Lebanese and Syrian Benevolent Society says its building suffered $170,000 in damage after the Thanksgiving Day 2016…
03.28 / 21:10
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The Centre Plan has been years in the making and involved multiple rounds of public…
03.28 / 20:47
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Freezing rain warnings have been issued for Digby, Yarmouth, Shelburne, Queens and Lunenburg counties and may extend for several…
03.28 / 19:03
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Provincial Finance Minister Randy Delorey announced Tuesday that the small business tax rate of three per cent will be extended to more…
03.28 / 19:03
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A laser beam emanating from downtown Halifax was directed at a WestJet flight on its way Saturday to the Stanfield International airport on the city's outskirts, according to a Transport Canada…
03.28 / 18:39
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Nova Scotians needing hip or knee replacements still have the longest average wait of any patients in Canada's 10 provinces, despite millions of dollars in spending and an auditor-general's report that made recommendations on how to monitor the…
03.28 / 18:14
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A pipe that connects Rodney Crowe's Yarmouth, N.S., home to the town's main sewer line is broken. But even though the problem is under the street, a bylaw says he needs to pay for repairs that could cost…
03.28 / 14:31
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The incident happened on a walking path near Joseph Howe…
03.28 / 12:52
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Nova Scotia university students have designed three prototypes for new hospital gowns that aim to preserve a patient's…
03.28 / 12:51
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