Dalhousie dentistry students involved in a Facebook scandal released a statement online on Sunday. (ANDREW VAUGHAN / CP / File)
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A joint statement issued Sunday by 29 fourth-year dentistry students at Dalhousie includes expressions of remorse and regret from 12 unnamed...


The Montreal Canadiens acquired Jeff Petry from the Edmonton Oilers for draft picks on Monday. (CP File)
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The Montreal Canadiens kicked off NHL trade deadline action Monday with the acquisition of defenceman Jeff Petry from the Edmonton Oilers and...

Dalhousie players celebrate with a selfie after the Tigers knocked off the Saint Mary’s Huskies in the AUS men’s basketball championship at the Scotiabank Centre on Sunday. The Tigers won the game 88-78 in overtime. (STAFF)
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There was nothing to suggest through most of the second semester that the Dalhousie Tigers had a hope of winning the AUS men’s basketball...

John Lohr was first elected to the Nova Scotia House of Assembly as MLA for Kings North in 2013. A farmer and agri-business entrepreneur, he stands in a barn at his family farm operation on Thursday. (STAFF)
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It was “very much out of left field,” says John Lohr. A year after being elected to office, the rookie Tory MLA for Kings North saw...

Ernest Fenwick MacIntosh, 67, arrives for a bail hearing in 2010 in Halifax. (STAFF / File)
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Former Port Hawkesbury businessman Ernest Fenwick MacIntosh has been handed a seven-year jail sentence in Nepal and been fined the equivalent of...

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Toronto police say they have identified the builders of a mysterious underground chamber found near a Pan Am Games venue in the north end of the city. (TORONTO POLICE SERVICE)
TORONTO — Toronto police say they have solved the mystery of a tunnel discovered near a Pan Am Games venue in the city’s north end. Const. Victor...

A woman pushes a stroller across a frozen Lake of Two Mountains, west of Montreal, on March 1. (THE CANADIAN PRESS)
MONTREAL — Between Ontario and Quebec deep freezes, the Maritime snowpocalypse, and British Columbia’s early spring, February was a month of extreme...
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Russell Smith in his room at the Camp Hill Veterans' Memorial Building on Friday. (STAFF)
On a normal afternoon by around 2 p.m., Russell Smith will have read The Chronicle Herald. He’ll have finished his daily exercises. He’ll probably...

Economic and Rural Development Minister Michel Samson seems to be getting frustrated at the constant questioning about the funding for the Nova Star ferry. (STAFF / File)
Economic and Rural Development Minister Michel Samson is probably as tired of the words Nova Star as Health and Wellness Minister Leo Glavine is of...
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Business
All Canadians who were at least 18 and bought electronics during the time period covered by the suit are able to fill out a simple online form at themoneyismine.ca to claim $20 from the manufacturers. (THE ASSOCIATED PRESS / File)
Canadian consumers who bought electronics between April 1,1999 and June 30, 2002 are eligible to get at least $20 back following several class action...

Two new Samsung phones, Galaxy S6, top left, and Galaxy S6 Edge are on display with choice of colour selections at a special press preview Feb. 23 in New York. (THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
NEW YORK — Samsung, locked in a tight race with Apple to be the world’s biggest smartphone maker, has unveiled an important new phone that ditches...
Sports
Nova Scotia athletes parade into the stadium for the closing ceremonies of the Canada Winter Games in Prince George, B.C. (LEN WAGG / Communications Nova Scotia)
Nova Scotian athletes saved the best for last. After a slow start to the Canada Winter Games in Prince George, B.C., the Bluenose contingent came...

Washington Capitals left winger Alex Ovechkin celebrates his goal in the first period of an NHL game against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Sunday in Washington. The Capitals won 4-0. (AP / Alex Brandon)
Alex Ovechkin’s offensive performance against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Sunday night was impressive. His celebration after his first goal, however,...
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Wheels
The Mercedes-Benz CLA 45 AMG. (Justin Pritchard)
I get asked a lot of questions. “Justin, where’s that story you were supposed to file last week?” That’s from the boss...
Ten automakers whose vehicles have been recalled because of problems with Takata Corp. air bags said Thursday they have jointly hired Orbital ATK to figure out the problem. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)
DETROIT -- The auto industry, fed up with slow progress toward finding out why some air bags explode with too much force, has hired a Virginia rocket...

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Blue can be overused if used alone so mix with another colour for a creative effect. (Paula Huntley photos)
What do you do when you get the blues? Why decorate of course, and the colour blue is just the colour that will give you a pick me up. It’s...
Deb: I am considering doing over the bathroom off the master bedroom. Presently we have a tub/shower, oak vanity and white toilet. The tub was blue...
Community

Carolyn Milbury says when her husband Ritchie died suddenly in March 2013 from a heart attack, “It felt like I was thrown off

When Tanessa Holt received the news that her father didn’t have long to live she wasn’t shocked. After all, he had been suffering

Given the practically legendary amount of major snowstorms that have blanketed our city these last few weeks, it’s probably reasonable to cut the