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Police find body believed to be of missing Toronto woman

Toronto police say they believe they've found the body of a 45-year-old woman who went missing in a wooded area. Const. Allyson Douglas-Cook says there is no sign of foul play or trauma to the body that was found around 9 a.m.
Docs show panel wanted feds to make freedom from poverty 'fundamental right'

Docs show panel wanted feds to make freedom from poverty 'fundamental right'

OTTAWA — A federal bill aimed at raising more than two million Canadians out of poverty put aside two elements that expert advisers told the Liberals it should include, newly released documents show.
A month after last illness reported, health agency says romaine is OK again

A month after last illness reported, health agency says romaine is OK again

OTTAWA — With no new cases of E. coli connected to romaine lettuce detected since mid-November, the leafy green is probably safe to eat again, the Public Health Agency of Canada reported Monday.

Man faces attempted murder charge after shots fired at RCMP in Iqaluit

IQALUIT, Nunavut — A man arrested after a standoff with Nunavut RCMP has been charged with four counts of attempted murder. Mounties say Jerry Issuqangituq also faces charges of discharging a firearm and assault with a weapon.
Canadian police presence on peacekeeping missions hits 13-year low

Canadian police presence on peacekeeping missions hits 13-year low

OTTAWA — The number of Canadian police officers on UN missions has reached its lowest point in more than a decade despite a shortage of such personnel on many peacekeeping operations and a Liberal promise to address it.

One dead, three in hospital, after fire at Edmonton home for disabled adults

EDMONTON — One person died and three others were in hospital following a fire at an Edmonton group home for disabled adults early Monday. Firefighters were called to the blaze just before 2 a.m. in the west end.
Chinese foreign ministry tells U.S., EU to take Canada to task for Meng arrest

Chinese foreign ministry tells U.S., EU to take Canada to task for Meng arrest

OTTAWA — Western allies' support for Canada in its argument with China over the arrests of two Canadians on national-security grounds have made China "very dissatisfied," its foreign ministry said Monday.
A timeline of the cases of Meng Wanzhou and the Canadians detained in China

A timeline of the cases of Meng Wanzhou and the Canadians detained in China

OTTAWA — A timeline of the Meng Wanzhou case, and rising tension between Canada and China. Aug. 22: A New York court issues a warrant for the arrest of Huawei Technologies chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou. Dec.
GM to shutter operations in Oshawa

GM to shutter operations in Oshawa

The Canadian Press has learned that General Motors Canada will announce today (Monday) that it's closing its assembly plant in Oshawa, Ontario in a move that will affect thousands of high paying jobs.
Halifax man wants to use plastic pot packaging to make prosthetic limbs

Halifax man wants to use plastic pot packaging to make prosthetic limbs

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