Live-tweeting court helps followers learn: St. FX study
Live tweeting trials seem to enhance people's engagement and understanding of court proceedings , according to the preliminary results of a study examining Twitter coverage in the courtroom inspired by the Chris Falconer murder trial in Pictou County, N.S.
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 14:42:16 EDT
2 seriously injured after motorcycle crash in Halifax
Two people are in hospital with serious injuries after a motorcycle crashed in Halifax.
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 13:20:37 EDT
Fracking should be put on hold to allow for more study: David Wheeler
Hydraulic fracturing should not proceed in Nova Scotia until a broader public discussion is held and more research is completed, says the head of an expert panel reviewing the industry's potential in the province.
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 07:50:57 EDT
P.E.I. brand of oysters recalled
Certain Prince Edward Island oysters have been recalled because they may contain a bacteria that could make people sick.
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 12:44:44 EDT
N.B.'s Central Hampstead Baptist Church sells for $1,900
A New Brunswick church built in Canada’s confederation year sold for $1,900 at auction on Saturday.
Sat, 26 Jul 2014 12:15:16 EDT