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Society

Young brothers fall through ice, one dies

Two young boys fell through the ice on a canal near their home on Monday in the western town of Airdrie, Alberta. The six-year-old boy died after being airlifted to hospital. His 10-year-old brother was taken to hospital by ground »

Economy, International, Society

The world’s changing job market and males left behind

Traditional male areas of employment such as manufacturing, are disappearing, and men , especially older men are being left behind as the job market, and jobs change. Gerald Swartz is a private consultant, and and instructor in business and economics »

Society

Python owner acquitted in deaths of little boys

A jury found Jean-Claude Savoie not guilty of criminal negligence causing the deaths of two boys in August 2013. Upon hearing the verdict, Savoie threw his head back and began to weep. The boys’ mother showed little emotion. Connor Barthe, »

Arts & Entertainment

Turmoil in Quebec’s arts world over sex scandal

The artistic community in the province of Quebec is buzzing over allegations that that its giant of cinema, Claude Jutra, had sex with boys 14 and 15 years old. Jutra was an actor, writer and director who had Alzheimer’s disease »