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Wilson-Raybould snubbed Senate committee on corporate corruption bill

OTTAWA — Former justice minister Jody Wilson-Raybould angered senators by refusing to give testimony on a change to the Criminal Code that is now at the centre of allegations that she was improperly pressured to help SNC-Lavalin avoid criminal prosec
Father charged with first-degree murder in daughter's death

Father charged with first-degree murder in daughter's death

The alarms rang out in the middle of the night, triggered by a mother's urgent pleas to police to save her daughter hours after she celebrated her 11th birthday.

Statistics Canada says adults living with parents usually employed and single

OTTAWA — A Statistics Canada report is digging deeper into what kind of adults live with their parents at a time when more are doing so than ever before. Close to 1.
Crown stays sexual assault charge against Calgary chef Michael Noble

Crown stays sexual assault charge against Calgary chef Michael Noble

CALGARY — The Crown has stayed a sexual assault charge against prominent Calgary chef and restaurant owner Michael Noble because there was no reasonable likelihood of conviction.
Canadians make  harrowing trek to Haiti airport as Ottawa advises against travel

Canadians make harrowing trek to Haiti airport as Ottawa advises against travel

MONTREAL — An Ottawa physician who navigated the dangerous roads of Haiti Friday to get to the Port-au-Prince airport with three Canadian colleagues says he feel lucky to be alive and is warning others stranded in the strife-torn country not to follo
NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh votes in advance in Burnaby South byelection

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh votes in advance in Burnaby South byelection

BURNABY, B.C. — NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh says he is taking nothing for granted as he continues to work hard to win a byelection in Burnaby, B.C., and gain a seat in Parliament.
Trump's national emergency: from shutdown frying pan to constitutional fire

Trump's national emergency: from shutdown frying pan to constitutional fire

WASHINGTON — With a few swipes of his Sharpie, Donald Trump assuaged America's fears of another government shutdown Friday, but not before declaring a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border.
Wilson-Raybould asked me if I would tell her what to do with SNC case: Trudeau

Wilson-Raybould asked me if I would tell her what to do with SNC case: Trudeau

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says it was former justice minister Jody Wilson-Raybould who asked him in the fall if he planned to tell her what to do in the prosecution of Quebec engineering giant SNC-Lavalin — a conversation, he says, that
Crown in Norman case releases notes, rejects allegations of political influence

Crown in Norman case releases notes, rejects allegations of political influence

OTTAWA — Seeking to rebut an allegation that they're operating in concert with the top levels of the federal government, Crown prosecutors in the case of Vice-Admiral Mark Norman gave his defence lawyers a set of notes from a meeting they say was an

Alberta minor hockey team criticized for Indigenous dance video forfeits season

FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. — Parents of Fort McMurray minor hockey players whose team was criticized for an Indigenous locker-room dance captured in a viral video say they're forfeiting the rest of the season due to safety concerns.
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