News Women of colour face different battle in sexual harassment scandal 2017-11-19T17:00:40.000000000-05:00 The dozens of women accusing Harvey Weinstein of sexual assault and harassment have sparked a landslide of revelations and yet, minority voices are still largely absent from this growing movement. Afghanistan appeals for more support from Canada to train troops, police 2017-11-19T17:00:00.000000000-05:00 One of the leading figures in Afghanistan’s national government insists his war-torn country must be put back at the forefront of NATO’s efforts to defeat terrorist groups in the Middle East and South Asia. 'Long overdue': Trudeau to issue apology to persecuted LGBT public servants 2017-11-19T16:31:21.000000000-05:00 Canadians who were criminally charged or fired from the military or Canada's civil service because of their sexual orientation will receive a formal apology from the prime minister before the end of month. Argonauts reach Grey Cup after surviving epic Roughriders' comeback 2017-11-19T16:13:50.000000000-05:00 Cody Fajardo's one-yard TD run with 23 seconds remaining rallied the Toronto Argonauts to a wild 25-21 East Division final win over the Saskatchewan Roughriders on Sunday afternoon. Model accuses music mogul Russell Simmons of sexual misconduct 2017-11-19T14:13:11.000000000-05:00 Model Keri Claussen Khalighi has come forward to accuse Def Jam Records mogul Russell Simmons of sexual misconduct in 1991 when she was 17 years old. Ontario college strike ends as back-to-work legislation passed 2017-11-19T13:45:44.000000000-05:00 Hundreds of thousands of college students are expected to be back in class after the province passed back-to-work legislation on Sunday to end a five-week strike by Ontario college faculty. Longtime country singer-songwriter Mel Tillis dead at 85 2017-11-19T12:49:55.000000000-05:00 Mel Tillis, the affable longtime country star who wrote hits for Kenny Rogers, Ricky Skaggs and many others, and overcame a stutter to sing on dozens of his own singles, has died. TransCanada sends more crews to South Dakota's Keystone pipeline leak 2017-11-19T12:40:59.000000000-05:00 TransCanada Corp. says the company has sent additional crews and equipment to the site of a 795,000-litre oil spill from its Keystone pipeline in South Dakota. American Music Awards reflect 2017 pop music, in which male acts dominate 2017-11-19T11:12:18.000000000-05:00 The performers at the 2017 American Music Awards are evenly split between men and women, but the nominees? Not so much. Violent evictions, homelessness are the cost of Lagos, Nigeria's megacity 2017-11-19T11:11:55.000000000-05:00 Human rights group Amnesty International says more than 30,000 people were evicted last year from their waterfront homes in Nigeria's biggest city, Lagos, by the local authorities, as the wealth gap grows and more residents are living in informal settlements.