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Metrolinx provided customer Presto data to police 12 times in past year. Metrolinx has provided customers' Presto card data to the police a dozen times in the past year, CBC Toronto has confirmed.

Metrolinx provided customer Presto data to police 12 times in past year

Anne Marie Aikins, spokesperson for the transit agency, said there were around 26 requests for data from police in the last year, confirming numbers first reported by the Toronto Star on Saturday. Metrolinx provided "limited travel history information" to police for 12 requests that fit specific criteria, such as a police warrant, a criminal investigation, or circumstances where a person had been reported missing. The agency only started tracking police request data about a year ago. The Wild Conservatives? Suggested alternate names for Alberta’s new united conservative party. On Thursday, Alberta’s two conservative parties officially announced plans to merge.

The Wild Conservatives? Suggested alternate names for Alberta’s new united conservative party

The former rivals are leaving aside the nitty-gritty for now, with all those details to be worked out at a future founding convention. But one of the first orders of business was to name themselves the United Conservative Party. The name is good … but it’s not great. That’s why the National Post humbly presents some alternate suggestions below. Demand for youth mental health services is exploding. How universities and business are scrambling to react. By Robert CribbStaff ReporterNoella OvidRyerson School of JournalismDavid LaoMunk School of Global AffairsBlair BighamMunk School of Global Affairs Mon., May 29, 2017 At age 18, Kimberly could no longer come up with a reason to live.

Demand for youth mental health services is exploding. How universities and business are scrambling to react

The Toronto university student locked the door to her parents’ garage, stepped onto a stool in the middle of the room and looped an electrical cord around her neck. “It’s something I couldn’t explain,” recalls Kimberly, who asked that her last name not be published. Jagmeet Singh and Niki Ashton: A choice of flash versus vision for the NDP. Which Canadian companies pay the least tax? We've sent an email with instructions to create a new password.

Which Canadian companies pay the least tax?

Your existing password has not been changed. We'll send you a link to create a new password. {* #forgotPasswordForm *} {* traditionalSignIn_emailAddress *} {* backButton *} {* forgotPassword_sendButton *} {* /forgotPasswordForm *} {* mergeAccounts *} {* public_profileBlurb *} {* public_displayName *} 'Been hissed at and chased at quite a few times': Can Canadians and Canada geese find peace? - CBC News - Latest Canada, World, Entertainment and Business News. Kate McLeod was strolling along the University of Waterloo campus this week, listening to music on her headphones perhaps a little too loudly, when she noticed two students staring at her and pointing.

'Been hissed at and chased at quite a few times': Can Canadians and Canada geese find peace? - CBC News - Latest Canada, World, Entertainment and Business News

"I look behind and there are these two geese charging at me," said McLeod, a second-year biochemistry student who lives on campus and crosses paths with the birds multiple times a day. She ran for it, escaping a potential confrontation with her winged aggressors. Transgender rights bill threatens 'female-born' women's spaces, activists say.

Two feminists are warning the Senate's legal and constitutional affairs committee that passing the federal transgender rights bill could threaten the existence of exclusively "female-born" women's spaces, like rape crisis centres, a controversial argument that has ignited a debate over who should call themselves a woman.

Transgender rights bill threatens 'female-born' women's spaces, activists say

Kathleen Wynne has to go, and that’s why I’m voting for—oh, oh no… - The Beaverton. By Margaret Dyer Enough is enough.

Kathleen Wynne has to go, and that’s why I’m voting for—oh, oh no… - The Beaverton

Kathleen Wynne’s Liberals have shown that are completely unable to run this province. I’m tired of incompetence, of cronyism, and of corporations coming first. That’s why on June 7th of next year I’ll be voting for—oh. Oh… Census 2016: The growing age gap, gender ratios and other key takeaways. The greying of Canada’s population is accelerating, as new census numbers show seniors now outnumber children for the first time in the survey’s history.

Census 2016: The growing age gap, gender ratios and other key takeaways

The 2016 census from Statistics Canada, released Wednesday, shows the largest increase in the share of seniors since Confederation. The proportion of those aged 65 and older climbed to 16.9 per cent of Canada’s population, exceeding the share of those under 15 years old at 16.6 per cent. Meantime, the portion of the working-age population – those between the ages of 15 and 64 – declined to 66.5 per cent from 68.5 per cent in the 2011 census.

The latest batch of census data – on age, sex and dwelling type – also shows rapid increases in Canadians who are over the age of 100 and fewer Canadians living in single detached homes, the result of declining affordability and older people moving into smaller living spaces. The 2016 census counted 5.9 million seniors, compared with 5.8 million children who were 14 or younger. Number of highest-earning Canadians paying no income tax is growing. ​By Monday, most Canadians will get their annual taste of tax theory at work: the more you earn, the more tax you pay.

Number of highest-earning Canadians paying no income tax is growing

But not quite everyone. A CBC News analysis of Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) data shows that, between 2011 and 2014, a growing number of Canadians earning a six-figure income or more didn't pay a cent in income tax.

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Gender & feminisim. Environment. Indigenous. Immigration & oppression. $15 and Fairness. Wab Kinew making it official: set to announce run for leadership of beleaguered NDP - Manitoba. When Indigenous activist and author Wab Kinew officially launches his bid for the leadership of Manitoba's New Democrats this week, he will try to take the helm of a party struggling for money, unity and public support.

Wab Kinew making it official: set to announce run for leadership of beleaguered NDP - Manitoba

Kinew, who is 35 and was first elected to the legislature last April as a star candidate for the NDP, has been talking openly about putting together a leadership bid for months. It’s time for Scotland to find a new home – in Canada. I'm An MP And I'm Among Those Who Struggle With Depression  In January and February of 2015, after I lost a federal byelection, I refused to get out of bed. I rarely showered, washed my hair, brushed my teeth or left the house. In January and February of 2016 things were different.

The Case Against Elizabeth May As The Next NDP Leader - Loonie Politics. Farming issues getting heard on Hill, agricultural lobbying up 50 per cent from last year. Representatives of Canada’s farming industry have been stepping up their lobbying on Parliament Hill in recent months, with trade being one of the main areas of discussion. Communication reports filed in the federal lobbyists registry show that some of the agricultural groups that have had communications with federal officials in April include the Canadian Cattlemen’s Association, Chicken Farmers of Canada, Egg Farmers of Canada, Soy Canada, the Canada Seed and Trade Association, and dairy associations representing Quebec, British Columbia, and Ontario.

Accumulated statistics from the lobbying registry—which were updated only up until the end of March as of this issue’s deadline—showed there were 163 communication reports filed in March with agriculture listed as a topic. Canadians Are Completely Nerding Out On The Long-Form Census - BuzzFeed News. Untitled. Canada Without Poverty charity challenges Harper govt. audits at UN in Geneva. The head of a small Ottawa-based charity is in Geneva this week to complain to a United Nations committee about the Canada Revenue Agency's program of political-activity audits. Harriett McLachlan, president of Canada Without Poverty, is pleading her case before the UN Human Rights Committee, arguing that a special audit program launched by the tax agency in 2012 violates Canada's international commitments on human rights. The UN Human Rights Committee will hear complaints this week from a small Ottawa charity that the Harper government is violating its rights.

McLachlan says a rule limiting to 10 per cent the resources a charity can devote to political activities effectively silences groups like hers that want to hold the Canadian government accountable. Joshua Ostroff: How do You Like it Now, Boomers? You're to Blame for the Quebec Protests. Counter Arguments Against Motion M-312: "The Handmaid's Tale" Apathy Is Boring. Canada Is Dangerous! - Dick Cheney. Celine Hervieux-Payette: Tories' Orwellian Stranglehold on the Press.

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