Accounts of sex assaults in B.C. tree planter…

B.C.'s tree-planting community is grappling with new revelations of sexual assaults in remote work camps.  More than 70 planters, almost all women, documented their experiences of harassment and sexual violence through an online survey for tree planters.Several of their accounts were made…

Manitoba to end birth alerts system that sometimes…

Manitoba will end its controversial birth alerts program by April 1, Families Minister Heather Stefanson announced Friday. Birth alerts are warnings from social services agencies to hospitals, intended to flag the history of a mother who is considered "high risk."…

WHO says borders should be kept open during…

Coronavirus: The latest WHO urging countries to keep borders open after emergency declaration. Coronavirus death toll hits 213, China says. More than 9,800 cases worldwide, most in China's Hubei province. Borders should be kept open and people…