Thousands of prison officers are in line for an immediate pay rise as the Government responds to surging levels of violence in the nations jails.
Montreal Canadiens defenceman Nikita Nesterov crashed feet first into the boards Saturday afternoon at the Bell Centre, which caused him to lose his skate blade and slowly hobble back to the bench.
Police are investigating if an anti-Islam rally held on the doorstep of a mosque in the heart of downtown Toronto on Friday had any criminal element and whether it could be considered a hate crime.
Triple-murderer Douglas Garland was rushed to hospital Friday night after being attacked in prison, CBC News has learned.
Toronto third baseman Josh Donaldson missed the Blue Jays first full-squad workout on Saturday. The veteran slugger "felt something" in his right calf, a team spokesman said.
Canadas Mark Arendz won his second gold medal at the para-nordic world ski championships on Saturday in Finsterau, Germany. The gold is Arendzs fourth medal overall.
Russias Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Saturday after meeting with his Ukrainian, German and French counterparts in Munich that a ceasefire between Ukraine and Russian-backed separatists will start on Monday.
Mikael Kingsbury led Canada to three medals at a World Cup moguls competition Saturday in Tazawako, Japan. The skier from Deux-Montagnes, Que., won gold in the mens event with a score of 89.99.