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Quebec photographer launches facial recognition lawsuit over RCMP's database use

Quebec photographer launches facial recognition lawsuit over RCMP's database use

OTTAWA — A Quebec photographer wants a judge to order the RCMP to destroy all the images of Canadians it obtained through a controversial facial-recognition tool.
Federal wage subsidy to be extended to December, Trudeau says

Federal wage subsidy to be extended to December, Trudeau says

OTTAWA — The federal government is for the second time extending its program to subsidize wages in companies hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic, this time until at least December.
Students at St. Francis Xavier University protest wording of COVID-19 waiver

Students at St. Francis Xavier University protest wording of COVID-19 waiver

HALIFAX — A group of students, alumni and some staff at St. Francis Xavier University are pushing back against a legal waiver that students are required to sign if they want to return to classrooms in the fall amid a global pandemic.
Trudeau apologizes for not recusing himself from WE decision

Trudeau apologizes for not recusing himself from WE decision

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has apologized for not recusing himself from the government's decision to have WE Charity manage a $900-million student-aid program, saying his family's longtime involvement with the organization should have kep
Diplomat says documents too sensitive to give to Meng's legal team

Diplomat says documents too sensitive to give to Meng's legal team

OTTAWA — The federal government is trying to block Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou's access to some documents in her extradition case, arguing in court documents that disclosing sensitive information would harm national security.
The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Monday, July 13

The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Monday, July 13

The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 4:28 p.m. on July 13, 2020: There are 108,093 confirmed cases in Canada.
Four sites in Kelowna, B.C., linked to COVID-19 exposures, eight positive tests

Four sites in Kelowna, B.C., linked to COVID-19 exposures, eight positive tests

KELOWNA, B.C. — British Columbia's health minister says several COVID-19 exposures in the city of Kelowna serve as a reminder of the risks posed by private gatherings.
Quebec police still looking for father, two days after missing girls found dead

Quebec police still looking for father, two days after missing girls found dead

ST-APOLLINAIRE, Que. — Quebec provincial police continued their intensive search Monday for the father of two young girls whose bodies were found Saturday in a small town southwest of Quebec City.
MacKay's campaign says no deal was cut to woo deputy party leader's endorsement

MacKay's campaign says no deal was cut to woo deputy party leader's endorsement

OTTAWA — Peter MacKay's Conservative leadership campaign said Monday the party's deputy leader wasn't promised a similarly high-profile position in the House of Commons in exchange for supporting MacKay for the top job.

Three counts of second-degree murder laid in Langley, B.C., house fire

LANGLEY, BRITISH COLUMBIA, B.C. — A 24-year-old man has been charged with the murders of his sister, mother and his mother's common-law partner in a house fire in Langley, B.C., last month. Sgt.
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