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Brothers of Winnipeg bus driver killed on the job call his death senseless

Brothers of Winnipeg bus driver killed on the job call his death senseless

WINNIPEG — The brothers of a Winnipeg bus driver who was fatally stabbed on the job broke down in tears at a sentencing hearing today for the man who killed him.
Montreal's new Champlain Bridge to open June 24, six months behind schedule

Montreal's new Champlain Bridge to open June 24, six months behind schedule

Montreal's new Samuel De Champlain Bridge will open to traffic on June 24, roughly six months behind schedule. Federal Infrastructure Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne announced the date today. The $4.2-billion bridge over the St.
Trans Mountain pipeline expansion: Five things to know about the project

Trans Mountain pipeline expansion: Five things to know about the project

OTTAWA — The federal cabinet's long-awaited decision on the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion is due Tuesday. Here are five things to know about the project. 1.

Trans Mountain timeline: A look at key dates in the project's history

OTTAWA — The federal cabinet's long-awaited decision on the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion is due Tuesday.
In the news today, June 17

In the news today, June 17

Four stories in the news for Monday, June 17 ——— TORONTO SET TO MARK RAPTORS' WIN WITH PARADE Throngs of fans are expected to line the streets of Toronto today as the city celebrates its first major professional sports championship in more than a qua
Quebec adopts secularism bill that bans religious symbols for state workers

Quebec adopts secularism bill that bans religious symbols for state workers

Quebec's contentious secularism bill banning religious symbols for teachers, police officers and other public servants in positions of authority was voted into law late Sunday.
Canadian sports fans have changed since the Blue Jays' World Series wins

Canadian sports fans have changed since the Blue Jays' World Series wins

TORONTO — After more than a quarter century since one of the country's major pro sports teams took home a championship, Canadian sports fans will finally be able to celebrate on Monday with a parade and rally for the Toronto Raptors.

Government wins last-ditch reprieve for law allowing inmate segregation

TORONTO — Prisoner isolation, declared unconstitutional 18 months ago, will remain legal for now after Canada's top court granted Ottawa's urgent request to allow the current law to stay in force for the time being.
Poll suggests majority of Canadians favour limiting immigration levels

Poll suggests majority of Canadians favour limiting immigration levels

OTTAWA — New polling numbers suggest a majority of Canadians believe the federal government should limit the number of immigrants it accepts — a public opinion trend that Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen says he finds concerning.

More Raptors return to Canada with Drake after days of celebrating NBA title

HAMILTON — More Toronto Raptors players returned to Canada today, along with rapper Drake, after days of celebrating the team's historic NBA championship win south of the border. The John C.
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