Many pharmacies in Ontario are staying away from a new program that allows them to dispense naloxone for free, even though the overdose-reversing drug has been tied to a reduction in opioid-related death rates elsewhere.
The contenders in Monday's federal election are staging one final, frantic barrage of sales pitches before voters go to the polls, and they're doing it in and around Vancouver, where a host of seats are still up for grabs.
Jonathan Osorio scored twice and Richie Laryea and Nick DeLeon added two more in a four-goal extra-time outburst as Toronto FC, dodging a bullet after conceding a stoppage-time equalizer, posted a wild 5-1 playoff victory Saturday that ended D.C. United's season and Wayne Rooney's MLS career.
As we enter the final weekend before all ballots are cast, each of the three main federal parties is putting forward the messages they hope will resonate and inspire any undecided or unmotivated voters.
A "totally random" and "unprovoked" attack outside of an Oakville retirement home this summer that left a 91-year-old man dead has led to a charge of first-degree murder being laid against a 23-year-old man.