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<b>CANADA:</b> Why do wrongful convictions happen?

CANADA: Why do wrongful convictions happen?

False confessions, investigators with tunnel vision can both lead to wrongful convictions
'Just stop it,' implores Neville-Lake as weekly tally of impaired driving charges continues

'Just stop it,' implores Neville-Lake as weekly tally of impaired driving charges continues

Jennifer Neville-Lake, whose three children and father were killed by an impaired driver in Vaughan, continues to be an outspoken advocate against impaired driving
1,800 supporters on the run for Southlake <b> (16 photos) </b>

1,800 supporters on the run for Southlake (16 photos)

They ran and walked along Davis Drive Sunday in the 17th annual Nature's Emporium Run for Southlake, raising close to $178,000 for their local hospital
Yummy Dumplings & BBQ closed for food premises violations

Yummy Dumplings & BBQ closed for food premises violations

Les Chateaux Bakery in Markham was also charged during public health inspections April 22 to 28
Man, 66, dies in collision after exiting vehicle on Hwy. 404

Man, 66, dies in collision after exiting vehicle on Hwy. 404

The York Region man was struck by a cement mixer earlier today
VIDEO: Driver involved in 2-car collision among 24 charged with impaired

VIDEO: Driver involved in 2-car collision among 24 charged with impaired

During a breath test, a driver blew more than 2-1/2 times the legal limit for alcohol, police say
Markham man faces over 100 charges for break-and-enter, mailbox thefts

Markham man faces over 100 charges for break-and-enter, mailbox thefts

Police responded to several report of break-ins in Markham's Cornell neighbourhood
Anti-Semitic graffiti spray painted on Vaughan garage

Anti-Semitic graffiti spray painted on Vaughan garage

The York Regional Police hate crime unit is seeking public assistance in identifying suspects
Expect infected mosquitoes, ticks this season: York medical officer

Expect infected mosquitoes, ticks this season: York medical officer

Here are some tips to keep yourself safe from West Nile and Lyme disease
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> 100 years later, here's what we can learn from the Winnipeg general strike

BEYOND LOCAL: 100 years later, here's what we can learn from the Winnipeg general strike

The combination of economic restructuring, implementing new technologies and governments responding poorly to climate change could create a major social crisis in Canada, says Associate Professor of Labour Studies & Sociolohy