Arrest of mall Santa in Winnipeg was a 'misguided and unfortunate' prank

Videos and photos widely shared on social media Wednesday show the Santa Claus in CF Polo Park being handcuffed by a pair of security guards. The mall has confirmed this was a prank. (Source: Twitter) Videos and photos widely shared on social media Wednesday show the Santa Claus in CF Polo Park being handcuffed by a pair of security guards. The mall has confirmed this was a prank. (Source: Twitter)

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OPINION | Selling a home? How to know if you qualify for a capital gains exemption

When selling a home, Canadians may be exempted from paying capital gains tax on a residential property -- if it's their principal residence. On CTVNews.ca, personal finance contributor Christopher Liew explains what's determined as a principal residence, and what properties are eligible for the exemption.