Category: Canadian Money

Homeowner arrives home, finds drunk passed out on bathroom floor

THE CANADIAN PRESS Nov 15, 2017 , Last Updated: 11:17 PM ET SIMCOE, Ont. — Police are reminding people to be vigilant about locking their doors after a homeowner came home to discover a drunken stranger. Ontario provincial police say they were called by an alarmed homeowner just before 11 p.m. on Tuesday after arriving…

BONOKOSKI: Holy Survey, Batman! You’ve lost the Midas touch

Mark Bonokoski, POSTMEDIA NETWORK Nov 13, 2017 , Last Updated: 6:46 PM ET Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, basking today in rock-star adoration in Manila — with screaming fans among both onlookers and the international media — strolls down the stairs in the House of Commons to reveal a Superman T-shirt under his bespoke threads. Hilarity…

Feds want to tax weed $1 per gram — plus GST

Mia Rabson, THE CANADIAN PRESS Nov 10, 2017 , Last Updated: 12:46 PM ET Ottawa and the provinces and territories could have another $ 1 billion a year in tax revenues to split after pot becomes legal next year. Liberal MP Bill Blair, former Toronto police chief and the government’s point man on legalizing marijuana,…

Saskatchewan proposes bill that would allow ‘revenge porn’ lawsuits

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Oct 31, 2017 , Last Updated: 4:57 PM ET REGINA — Saskatchewan Justice Minister Don Morgan has introduced a bill that proposes people should be allowed to sue for compensation if their intimate images have been shared without their permission. A victim would be able to sue in small-claims court and would…