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Angelina Jolie says a lack of political will is hindering the fight against sexual violence in warzones. The actress and UN Refugee Agency special envoy addressed a United Nations conference in Vancouver.

Larry Moser of BMO InvestorLine says retirees who are “house rich and cash poor” may seek a loan for travel and other expenses. Moser looks at the safest ways to borrow money in retirement.

Golf great Tiger Woods has been arrested on a DUI charge in Florida.

At the Sunshine Coast Health Centre in Powell River, B.C., men in treatment for addiction say stigma about substance abuse make it harder to get help. One client says men at the facility are trying to “become good people again.”

A plaintiff in a class-action sexual harassment suit against the RCMP says she hopes the case leads to change within the force. A judge was urged to accept settlement at a hearing in Toronto on Wednesday.

People from around Richmond, B.C, where a viral video showed a young girl yanked into the water by a sea lion last weekend, say visitors should consider the dangers posed by wild animals – even cute ones.

Tax efficiency can become more complicated for some Canadians after they retire, according to experts. A certified financial planner says thinking beyond just saving money in one tax year is important.

An Alberta man who strangled his wife and concealed her body in their basement has been found guilty of manslaughter. The mother of victim Lisa Mitchell says she didn’t want to look at Allan Shyback during the trial.

Interim Conservative leader Rona Ambrose praised the party for changing its “tone” after its electoral loss in 2015. Ambrose gave a farewell speech to the Tory caucus Wednesday, as the party prepares to elect a new leader.

Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale is promising to make any necessary changes to the RCMP following three federal reviews. The reports call for greater civilian oversight and better implementation of mental health programs.

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