Marion Barry, former mayor known for smoking crack, dead at 78

Title: Marion Barry, former mayor known for smoking crack, dead at 78 Content: Former District of Columbia Mayor Marion Barry, whose four terms were overshadowed by his 1990 arrest after being caught on videotape smoking crack cocaine, died Sunday morning….

Inheritance 'tension': Why more families may be headed for court

Title: Inheritance 'tension': Why more families may be headed for court Content: It’s no secret that family fights over wills can be vicious. About one trillion dollars will change hands in this country over the next two decades, and lawyers…

Conservatives' gun bill, C-42, fails to impress gun owners

Title: Conservatives' gun bill, C-42, fails to impress gun owners Content: The Conservatives’ long-awaited firearms reform bill won’t fix the most serious flaws in Canada’s firearms licensing regime, according to gunowners’ lobby groups. And some say they feel the Harper…

Don Cherry: Leafs will "pay the price" for not saluting fans

Title: Don Cherry: Leafs will "pay the price" for not saluting fans Content: Don Cherry says he can’t believe the Toronto Maple Leafs would be “dumb enough” to not salute fans at Air Canada Centre following their win on Thursday….

Video of car hitting B.C. senior raises pedestrian safety concerns

Title: Video of car hitting B.C. senior raises pedestrian safety concerns Content: A dashboard camera showing a pedestrian being struck by a vehicle in Victoria Wednesday is a stark reminder that while fatal auto accident rates are going down, pedestrians…

University of Virginia suspends fraternities amid sex assaults probe

Title: University of Virginia suspends fraternities amid sex assaults probe Content: The University of Virginia is suspending all fraternal organizations until January after a magazine article described in detail an alleged sexual assault that occurred on the campus, the school…

Volunteers compile book about Canadian troops who served in Afghanistan

Title: Volunteers compile book about Canadian troops who served in Afghanistan Content: Volunteers hope a book of personal stories and images they’ve compiled from soldiers who served in Afghanistan will help Canadians remember a conflict that some fear is already…