Bif Naked, The Trews, Jess Moskaluke to play Pigeon Lake Music Festival in 2023

Bif Naked poses for a portrait in Toronto on Wednesday, April 20, 2016. After battling misogyny and drugs on the music scene, facing sexual assault and a divorce -- not to mention surviving breast cancer, kidney failure and heart surgery -- the Vancouver singer-songerwriter is newly engaged, feeling healthy and plans to record a new "very loud" record. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Christopher Katsarov Bif Naked poses for a portrait in Toronto on Wednesday, April 20, 2016. After battling misogyny and drugs on the music scene, facing sexual assault and a divorce -- not to mention surviving breast cancer, kidney failure and heart surgery -- the Vancouver singer-songerwriter is newly engaged, feeling healthy and plans to record a new "very loud" record. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Christopher Katsarov

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opinion | Don Martin: Alarms going off over health-care privatization? Such an out-of-touch waste of hot political air

The chances Trudeau's health-care summit with the premiers will end with the blueprint to realistic long-term improvements are only marginally better than believing China’s balloon was simply collecting atmospheric temperatures, Don Martin writes in an exclusive column for CTVNews.ca, 'But it’s clearly time the 50-year-old dream of medicare as a Canadian birthright stopped being such a nightmare for so many patients.'

U.S. 6-year-old who shot teacher allegedly tried to choke another

A 6-year-old Virginia boy who shot and wounded his first-grade teacher constantly cursed at staff and teachers, chased students around and tried to whip them with his belt and once choked another teacher 'until she couldn't breathe,' according to a legal notice filed by an attorney for the wounded teacher.