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  1. Banned nerve agent used in killing of Kim Jong Nam, Malaysia says

    02.24 / 09:07 www.ctvnews.ca Ctvnews.ca - Top Stories
    The banned chemical weapon VX nerve agent was used to kill Kim Jong Nam, the North Korean ruler's outcast half brother who was attacked by two women who rubbed the substance on his face at the airport in Malaysia's capital last week, police said…
  2. White House chief of staff asked FBI to dispute Russia reports

    02.24 / 06:15 www.ctvnews.ca Ctvnews.ca - Top Stories
    White House chief of staff Reince Priebus asked a top FBI official to dispute media reports that President Donald Trump's campaign advisers were frequently in touch with Russian intelligence agents during the election, a White House official said late…
  3. Canadian children held in immigration detention centres: study

    02.24 / 03:15 www.ctvnews.ca Ctvnews.ca - Top Stories
    According to a new University of Toronto study, an average of 48 children were housed in Toronto’s immigration detention centre for each year between 2011 and 2015 because their non-Canadian parents were d…
  4. 'No cure for me': Young Ontario man wants mental illness included in assisted dying law

    02.24 / 03:15 www.ctvnews.ca Ctvnews.ca - Top Stories
    A 27-year-old Ontario man is calling on the federal government to include the mentally ill in the assisted-dying legislation, saying he wants to end his own life because none of the treatments for his illness have…
  5. 'I tried to put money in a parking meter': 911 nuisance calls in Winnipeg

    02.24 / 01:52 www.ctvnews.ca Ctvnews.ca - Top Stories
    Nonemergency 911 calls, known as nuisance calls, are causing delays in Winnipeg for people who are really in need, operators said…
  6. Half-brother of North Korean leader killed by nerve agent: police

    02.24 / 01:27 www.ctvnews.ca Ctvnews.ca - Top Stories
    Malaysian police said Friday that the half brother of North Korea's leader who was killed in a Kuala Lumpur airport more than a week ago had a nerve agent on his eye and his…
  7. Golf clubs lost on Air Canada flight turn up for sale on Kijiji

    02.23 / 22:47 www.ctvnews.ca Ctvnews.ca - Top Stories
    A Canadian studying on a golf scholarship in the U.S., says her $5,000 golf clubs were stolen while in the care of Air Canada, and later showed up for sale on…
  8. UN refugee agency monitoring asylum seekers crossing Canada-U.S. border

    02.23 / 21:59 www.ctvnews.ca Ctvnews.ca - Top Stories
    The United Nations refugee agency is keeping a careful eye on the situation at the Canada-U.S.. border, where dozens of people have been crossing illegally in recent weeks to seek…
  9. 10,000 steps to health: Canadian study backs doctor-prescribed step-counting

    02.23 / 20:17 www.ctvnews.ca Ctvnews.ca - Top Stories
    A study out of McGill University has shown that physicians’ step-counting prescriptions, combined with the use of a pedometer, can lead to a 20 per cent increase in a person’s daily step count. This in turn, the researchers said, led to 'measurable' health benefits in their study par…
  10. Trudeau, Trump talk border issues, softwood: PMO

    02.23 / 19:52 www.ctvnews.ca Ctvnews.ca - Top Stories
    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and U.S. President Donald Trump have spoken on the phone in a followup to last week's face-to-face meeting at the White…
  11. Ambrose tables bill on mandatory sex assault law training for judges

    02.23 / 19:52 www.ctvnews.ca Ctvnews.ca - Top Stories
    Conservative interim leader Rona Ambrose introduced Thursday a private member’s bill that would make sex assault law training mandatory for any lawyer who wants to become a federal court j…
  12. Pallister to Ottawa: Take action on asylum-seekers

    02.23 / 19:27 www.ctvnews.ca Ctvnews.ca - Top Stories
    Manitoba's premier says the federal government needs to stop talking and take action on an influx of people who have jumped the border from the U.S. to seek asylum in…
  13. Jail for man who bit off part of fellow mourner's nose at drunken wake

    02.23 / 19:27 www.ctvnews.ca Ctvnews.ca - Top Stories
    A Nova Scotia man convicted of biting off part of a fellow mourner's nose in a drunken brawl at a wake has been sentenced to six months in…