News NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh officially resigns as MPP 2017-10-20T16:37:18.000000000-04:00 Jagmeet Singh has officially resigned as an Ontario member of the Provincial Parliament, weeks after winning the federal NDP leadership. Bill Morneau says he doesn't 'report to journalists,' bristles at questions about personal finances 2017-10-20T15:32:32.000000000-04:00 Finance Minister Bill Morneau dodged questions about his use of numbered companies to hold investments Friday, saying he does not have to defend his choices to journalists. At least 63 killed in separate bombings in Afghanistan 2017-10-20T15:25:22.000000000-04:00 Suicide bombers struck two mosques in Afghanistan during Friday prayers, a Shia mosque in Kabul and a Sunni mosque in western Ghor province, killing at least 63 people at the end of a particularly deadly week for the troubled nation. Playboy's 1st transgender Playmate hopes to 'pave way for all women' 2017-10-20T14:51:32.000000000-04:00 Men's magazine Playboy has featured its first ever — transgender playmate centerfold in its November issue, a move which the model hopes will pave the way for 'all women - trans or otherwise — in fashion and other sectors.' 'It's been a long time coming:' mogul's downfall sparks a 'Weinstein effect' of calling out harassment 2017-10-20T14:38:11.000000000-04:00 The mounting allegations against Harvey Weinstein have ignited a powerful discussion — online and off — about how pervasive sexual harassment and assault remain in our society today. It's set off a sort of 'Weinstein effect:' with waves of accusers publicly calling out powerful figures and instit... Trudeau says federal government will 'look carefully' at implications of Bill 62 2017-10-20T14:28:02.000000000-04:00 Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Ottawa is looking into the implications of Quebec's Bill 62, which would require Muslim women wearing a niqab or burka and anyone else using public services to uncover their faces. Putin brands Canada's adoption of new Magnitsky Act as political gamesmanship 2017-10-20T13:38:13.000000000-04:00 Russian President Vladimir Putin is accusing Canada of playing "unconstructive political games" by passing its own Magnitsky law this week. Premier Kathleen Wynne serves PC leader with libel notice 2017-10-20T13:04:33.000000000-04:00 Lawyers for Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne have issued a notice of a libel suit against PC Leader Patrick Brown over comments he made suggesting she was on trial. Gord Downie's family hoping to have public memorial event 2017-10-20T12:36:26.000000000-04:00 Gord Downie's family is hoping to organize a public event where fans can honour the late Tragically Hip singer. Stabbing at mall in Poland leaves 1 dead, 9 injured 2017-10-20T12:07:40.000000000-04:00 A man attacked people with a knife at a shopping mall in southeastern Poland, killing one person and wounding nine others, police said. Shoppers detained the alleged attacker until police arrived.