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<b>CANADA:</b> Social media a 'double-edged sword' in police investigations

CANADA: Social media a 'double-edged sword' in police investigations

This was the case in the case of suspected B.C. murderers Bryer Schmegelsky and Kam McLeod
<b>CANADA:</b> Are there realistic benefits to expanding pharmacy services?

CANADA: Are there realistic benefits to expanding pharmacy services?

Legislation that expands the types of services offered by pharmacies may also benefit their profits
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> The complex relationship between youth and technology in the modern age

BEYOND LOCAL: The complex relationship between youth and technology in the modern age

Young people in a study discussed feeling left to their own devices to face the future
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Will fast-fashion retailers really change their ways in a climate crisis?

BEYOND LOCAL: Will fast-fashion retailers really change their ways in a climate crisis?

Solutions to sustainability must include cultural change, not just simply switching out textiles or packaging
<b>CANADA:</b> Guns as a symbol of masculinity has a long history and is difficult to challenge

CANADA: Guns as a symbol of masculinity has a long history and is difficult to challenge

The relationship between guns and masculinity was once sanctioned by governments and businesses, making it entrenched and difficult to challenge
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Teen placed positive Post-its all over hometown in the middle of the night

BEYOND LOCAL: Teen placed positive Post-its all over hometown in the middle of the night

Travis Jarratt set out on a kindness campaign to give people a boost
<b>ONTARIO:</b> University of Waterloo student gets tuition help from Taylor Swift

ONTARIO: University of Waterloo student gets tuition help from Taylor Swift

Pop star Taylor Swift deposited over $6,000 into Ayesha Khurram's bank account to help with tuition costs
<b>CANADA:</b> Scheer calls Trudeau's handling of SNC-Lavalin affair 'unforgivable,' calls on RCMP to investigate

CANADA: Scheer calls Trudeau's handling of SNC-Lavalin affair 'unforgivable,' calls on RCMP to investigate

This comes as a response to a new report by ethics commissioner Mario Dion, who says Trudeau violated the Conflict of Interest Act by improperly pressuring former attorney general Jody Wilson-Raybould to halt the criminal prosecution of the Montreal engineering giant
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Researchers link impulsive behaviour in kids to sleep, screen time

BEYOND LOCAL: Researchers link impulsive behaviour in kids to sleep, screen time

"Impulsive behaviour is associated with numerous mental health and addiction problems, including eating disorders, behavioural addictions and substance abuse," says the study's lead author
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Pigs growing human pancreases, coming to a farm near you soon?

BEYOND LOCAL: Pigs growing human pancreases, coming to a farm near you soon?

Human-animal hybrids are coming and could be used to grow organs for transplant – a philosopher weighs in