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at 17:24 on May 29, 2015, EDT.

Court upholds changes to Ontario endangered species rules

TORONTO - An Ontario court has upheld changes to Ontario's Endangered Species Act that environmental groups say threaten the animals and plants the law is meant to protect.


at 17:00 on May 29, 2015, EDT.

Ontario slams Ottawa's CPP proposal as 'playing politics' with retirement

TORONTO - Ontario's Liberal government is slamming the federal Conservatives' proposed expansion to voluntary pension contributions as "playing politics" with people's retirement.


at 15:00 on May 29, 2015, EDT.

Former Ontario NDP leader seeks federal nomination in Kenora

KENORA, Ont. - Former Ontario NDP leader Howard Hampton has announced he's seeking the federal NDP nomination in Kenora, Ont., which is shaping up to be a hotly contested riding.


at 14:24 on May 29, 2015, EDT.

Peacock escapes from High Park Zoo, on the loose in Toronto's west end

TORONTO - A peacock has flown the coop and is on the loose in Toronto, flying from rooftop to rooftop.


at 15:02 on May 28, 2015, EDT.

Ontario passes killer whale ban and other animal protection measures

TORONTO - Ontario has passed a bill that prohibits the breeding and acquisition of killer whales as well as other animal protection rules.


at 14:14 on May 28, 2015, EDT.

Eight people arrested, 107 charges laid in gun trafficking investigation

OTTAWA - Eight people face more than 100 charges after a joint-forces investigation into the trafficking of firearms and cocaine in eastern Ontario.


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