B.C. teachers strongly approve new contract with pay boost, added benefits

An empty classroom is seen in this undated file photo. An empty classroom is seen in this undated file photo.

CTVNews.ca Top Stories

BREAKING

BREAKING | Liberals withdraw controversial amendment to guns bill

The federal Liberals are withdrawing an amendment to their guns bill that introduced a controversial new definition of an assault-style weapon. The amendment would have defined what kind of firearms should be banned in Canada and added dozens of new semi-automatic rifles and shotguns to the list.

Hunting rifles are seen on display in a glass case at a gun and rifle store in downtown Vancouver, Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2010. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward