Transport Minister Marc Garneau says the government felt it was important to contribute to a $460-million settlement fund for the Lac-Megantic train disaster. Garneau says the government's contribution is a "classified amount."
An inquest into the death of seven-year-old Katelynn Sampson has delivered 173 recommendations for the child welfare system. A lawyer for Sampson's mother says children will "fall through the gaps" if agencies don't work together.
An Alberta couple were convicted Tuesday of failing to provide the necessaries of life to their son, who ended up dying of meningitis. The crown prosecutor says David and Collet Stephan "definitely" loved their 19-month-old son.
Jurors are deliberating in the case of an Alberta couple charged in the meningitis death of their 19-month-old son. The toddler's father said in a police interview that he didn't realize how bad his son's condition was.
Sen. Mike Duffy has been cleared of all charges in relation to the Senate expenses scandal. Lawyer Donald Bayne says Duffy has been subjected to "public humiliation" over the scandal.