BRIDGEWATER, N.S. — A veteran police chief in Bridgewater, N.S., has been placed on leave while investigators look into allegations of sexual assault and obstruction of justice made against him in relation to a teenaged girl.
OTTAWA — The federal government has released new numbers about shelter usage in Canada that show fewer people are staying in shelters, but those stays are getting longer. The study provides details for the first time about veterans and aboriginals.
VANCOUVER — Many of the immigrant support groups that leapt into overdrive less than a year ago to welcome the first influx of Syrian refugee families say the intensity of that experience has helped lay the groundwork for what is expected to be a far more manageable second wave this fall.