Alberta Premier Jason Kenney reacts to federal election results.

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney reacts to federal election results.

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney called on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to push through the construction of the Trans Mountain pipeline despite Trudeau's Liberal government losing its parliamentary majority in Monday's federal election.
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'I am a frustrated federalist:' Scott Moe calls for a 'new deal' with the West

'I am a frustrated federalist:' Scott Moe calls for a 'new deal' with the West

Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe issued a statement asking a newly elected Justin Trudeau to help frustrated Westerners by getting oil pipelines built and cancelling the carbon tax.
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New federal Green member looks to learn from May, not replace her

New federal Green member looks to learn from May, not replace her

A new member of parliament from New Brunswick who once stated her desire to become prime minister, says she's not gunning for the leadership of her party — at least not yet. Jenica Atwin pulled out a historic win Monday, capturing the riding of Fr...
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NDP will be 'constructive' in minority Parliament, Singh says

NDP will be 'constructive' in minority Parliament, Singh says

The day after the federal election, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh says he was inspired by the people he met on the campaign trail and will fight for their interests as a player in a Parliament where the Liberals will need support from other parties to ...
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Scheer plans to remain Conservative Leader, says he hears anger of Western Canadians

Scheer plans to remain Conservative Leader, says he hears anger of Western Canadians

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer speaks at a press conference in Regina following Monday's election that saw Justin Trudeau's Liberals win a minority government.
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Trudeau thanks morning commuters in his Montreal riding after election victory

Trudeau thanks morning commuters in his Montreal riding after election victory

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau showed up at a Metro station in his Montreal riding of Papineau Tuesday to thank his constituents after the Liberals secured a minority-government victory.
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Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau addresses jubilant supporters following minority win

Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau addresses jubilant supporters following minority win

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau stressed a newly-won mandate from Canadians, despite winning fewer than half the seats and being wiped off the map in Alberta and Saskatchewan. The mood at Liberal party election headquarters in Montreal moved from ca...
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Urgences-Santé rapporte un fort achalandage

Urgences-Santé rapporte un fort achalandage

Urgences-Santé rapportait lundi après-midi un fort achalandage de son service. Un micromessage transmis sur Twitter un peu après 15 h indique qu'environ 80 appels sont reçus chaque heure depuis 11 h. Le message demande à la population de communiqu...
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Greta Thunberg mural in Edmonton defaced

Greta Thunberg mural in Edmonton defaced

An Edmonton man says he defaced a mural of teenage Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg because he wanted to take a stand peacefully. James Bagnall says he wrote "stop the lies" and "this is oil country" on the portrait of the 16-year-old girl ...
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NBA champion Raptors ready to tip off new season

NBA champion Raptors ready to tip off new season

The Toronto Raptors will receive their championship rings and have the NBA championship banner unfurled Tuesday night at Scotiabank Arena. After that, it will be on to the new goal of defending the NBA title. The Raptors will kick off the 2019-20 ...
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Une murale Greta Thunberg dégradée à Edmonton

Une murale Greta Thunberg dégradée à Edmonton

Une murale récemment apparue à Edmonton qui rendait hommage à la militante suédoise Greta Thunberg a été dégradée par des graffitis. Le portrait de la jeune fille de 16 ans avait été peint sur un «mur libre» non loin d'une station de train léger s...
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What to watch for in the Canadian business world, week of Oct. 21st

What to watch for in the Canadian business world, week of Oct. 21st

The Bank of Canada is expected to release its business outlook survey on Tuesday. CN Rail will discuss its third-quarter earnings on a conference call on Tuesday. Rogers Communications Inc. will hold a third-quarter conference call on Wednesday. H...
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Party leaders make final pitches on eve of federal election

Party leaders make final pitches on eve of federal election

Party leaders were in British Columbia on Sunday to make one final push for the hearts and minds of voters before Monday's federal election. Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau made an appeal to voters in Quebec to reject the Bloc Quebecois and accused ...
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'Seek and destroy' revelations rock final days of federal campaign

'Seek and destroy' revelations rock final days of federal campaign

Andrew Scheer found himself on the defensive Saturday in Toronto amid allegations that his Conservatives hired a well-known political operative to smear his upstart right-wing rival Maxime Bernier and the People’s Party of Canada. Liberal Leader J...
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Thunberg calls for climate action in Alberta but doesn't talk oilsands

Thunberg calls for climate action in Alberta but doesn't talk oilsands

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg stayed away from any direct criticism of Alberta's oilsands as she took her message to the provincial capital. The 16-year-old told thousands of people in front of the legislature in Edmonton that the future...
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Scheer denies he's spreading misinformation; Trudeau talks Bill 21; Singh pushes back against leader

Scheer denies he's spreading misinformation; Trudeau talks Bill 21; Singh pushes back against leader

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer denied Friday that he’s spreading misinformation in recent attacks against the Liberals and the NDP, insisting that all he’s doing is urging Justin Trudeau to be honest about how he intends to finance his platform...
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Farnworth: BC consumers won’t see edibles until New Year

Farnworth: BC consumers won’t see edibles until New Year

B.C. Solicitor General Mike Farnworth says consumers in the province shouldn’t expect to see cannabis-based edibles be available in retail outlets until early in the New Year because the 60-day waiting period falls into late December.
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Alberta teen convicted in shooting of German tourist west of Calgary

Alberta teen convicted in shooting of German tourist west of Calgary

A youth has been found guilty of shooting a German tourist in the head on a highway west of Calgary last year. A judge convicted the boy from the Stoney Nakoda First Nation, who cannot be identified because he was 16 at the time, of aggravated ass...
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Wrongful conviction lawsuit filed in Derksen case

Wrongful conviction lawsuit filed in Derksen case

Mark Grant, the man who spent a decade behind bars the murder of 13-year-old Winnipeg girl Candace Derksen, is suing the Manitoba government and City of Winnipeg for $8.5 million. Grant was eventually found not guilty of the crime in a second tria...
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Montreal stores to stop dumping unsold food

Montreal stores to stop dumping unsold food

The City of Montreal has plans to forbid grocery chains and other stores from throwing out edible food and useful clothing. The measures are aimed at cutting waste at its source and reducing the amount that ends up in landfills as part of the city...
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Salmon group presses for thorough environmental review of N.L. fish farming expansion

Salmon group presses for thorough environmental review of N.L. fish farming expansion

The Atlantic Salmon Federation says Newfoundland and Labrador should restart an environmental assessment for a planned salmon farm expansion project. The salmon hatchery in western Newfoundland is proposed by Northern Harvest Sea Farms, the same c...
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Scheer continues majority push, Singh talks health care investments, Trudeau sidesteps Obama questio

Scheer continues majority push, Singh talks health care investments, Trudeau sidesteps Obama questio

Andrew Scheer continues to warn against a potential Liberal-NDP coalition government while pushing for a Conservative majority. Scheer’s comments at a Brampton, Ont., campaign stop come as opinion polls continue to suggest Monday’s vote will resul...
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Thunberg in Edmonton on Friday for climate strike

Thunberg in Edmonton on Friday for climate strike

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney hopes Greta Thunberg recognizes the province's oil and gas industry efforts to reduce its emissions. Thunberg is expected to join a march from a downtown Edmonton park to a climate strike rally at the Alberta legislatu...
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Airlines ditch 'ladies and gentlemen'

Airlines ditch 'ladies and gentlemen'

Several Canadian airlines have scrubbed the phrase "ladies and gentlemen" from their in-flight announcements — or are considering the change. Air Transat says it has stopped using the salutation as well as its French equivalent, "Mesdames et messi...
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Food fraud common in Canada: study

Food fraud common in Canada: study

A study conducted by Oceana Canada has found more than 60 per cent of seafood products tested at Montreal grocery stores and restaurants were mislabelled. In July 2019, the organization tested 90 samples from 50 locations in Montreal and found tha...
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Money Monitor: Where to park cash

Money Monitor: Where to park cash

Whether it is a nervous investor looking for a safe haven amid volatile markets or someone with a big purchase coming up and a need to keep some cash safe and easily accessible, investors need to shop around if they want to earn the best possible ...
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Gloves coming off as federal election campaign nears end

Gloves coming off as federal election campaign nears end

The gloves are coming off as the federal election campaign nears its end. Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau campaigned in Montreal today, where he accused Andrew Scheer and the Conservatives of running a "nasty" campaign. Meanwhile, at a raucous event...
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Broncos families head to Alberta legislature to fight for trucking changes

Broncos families head to Alberta legislature to fight for trucking changes

Alberta families affected by the Humboldt Broncos bus crash say they will continue to fight for changes to provincial trucking regulations. Sixteen people were killed and 13 were injured when an inexperienced Calgary truck driver ran a stop sign a...
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Snowden refugee in Canada demands Trudeau grant asylum to others

Snowden refugee in Canada demands Trudeau grant asylum to others

Vanessa Rodel, one of the refugees who helped briefly shelter U.S. whistleblower Edward Snowden in Hong Kong six years ago, is asking the federal government to approve the asylum applications of the others who helped him. Rodel arrived in Canada l...
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Trudeau talks abortion rights; Scheer eyes interprovincial trade; Singh defends party

Trudeau talks abortion rights; Scheer eyes interprovincial trade; Singh defends party

Justin Trudeau is promising that a re-elected Liberal government would ensure that provinces meet their obligation to fund out-of-hospital abortions. Trudeau made the pledge today in New Brunswick, where the province's Progressive Conservative gov...
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Research meal kits before making a choice

Research meal kits before making a choice

A Toronto-based nutritionist recommends looking closely at food portion, the foods you like and how often you intend to eat before researching what kind of prepared meal service or kit is best for you. Lonie Murdock says over the last few years s...
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How to make ice roads last longer in warming climate

How to make ice roads last longer in warming climate

Across Canada, there are at least 10,000 kilometres of roads that depend on freezing temperatures. Most are in Ontario, but they exist in four provinces and two territories For dozens of isolated communities, they are the only way in and out that ...
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Toronto-specific slang on the rise

Toronto-specific slang on the rise

A Toronto-area researcher says the city's rising influence in pop culture has led to a growth in slang. Derek Denis assistant professor at the University of Toronto Mississauga says the city's diverse population is part of the reason why. He says ...
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Scheer warns against progressive coalition; Trudeau, Singh spar over NAFTA

Scheer warns against progressive coalition; Trudeau, Singh spar over NAFTA

Andrew Scheer raised the spectre of a tax-and-spend Liberal-NDP coalition government and urged Canadians to hand the Conservatives a majority on Oct. 21. The Conservative leader's pitch came a day after NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh said he would be op...
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Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world, week of Oct. 14th

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world, week of Oct. 14th

Aphria Inc. will hold a conference call to discuss its first-quarter financial results on Monday Statistics Canada will release its Consumer Price Index for September on Wednesday Kinder Morgan Canada hosts one of its last quarterly conference cal...
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Singh says he'd form coalition to stop Tories as Trudeau pushes strategic voting

Singh says he'd form coalition to stop Tories as Trudeau pushes strategic voting

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh says that he would do "whatever it takes" to prevent the Conservatives from assuming power, including forming a coalition with the Liberals. Singh's comments come as he pushes back against a Liberal strategic voting messag...
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Leaders focus attacks as advance polls open, election day draws near

Leaders focus attacks as advance polls open, election day draws near

Andrew Scheer had his eyes on the Prime Minister’s Office on Saturday, teasing what he called promising early results from advance polls and spelling out his plans for the first 100 days of a Conservative government in Ottawa. The man he aims to r...
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Leaders pick up the pace as election campaign enters stretch run

Leaders pick up the pace as election campaign enters stretch run

Federal leaders are kicking their campaigns into high gear as the Oct. 21 election draws near. Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau held a rally in Ottawa today before travelling across the country for a campaign stop in British Columbia's Lower Mainland...
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Toronto Syrian restaurant reopens after threats

Toronto Syrian restaurant reopens after threats

A Syrian restaurant in Toronto that's been hailed as a refugee success story has reopened days after its owners said a flood of hate messages had forced them to close. The Alsoufis have linked those threats to a September event in Hamilton featuri...
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How to handle politics at Thanksgiving dinner

How to handle politics at Thanksgiving dinner

Etiquette experts are offering tips on how to handle hot election topics with civility as Canadians gather for Thanksgiving dinner this weekend. Toronto etiquette expert Leanne Pepper suggests leaving especially contentious issues off the menu. Sh...
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Money Monitor: Company cellphones may cause new tax headache

Money Monitor: Company cellphones may cause new tax headache

New guidelines from Canada Revenue Agency suggest employers may have to look at how much of the cost of company- supplied electronic devices can be attributed to their commercial activities. While there's a potential for use of company-supplied p...
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Judge finds man guilty of murdering a police officer in Abbotsford, B.C.

Judge finds man guilty of murdering a police officer in Abbotsford, B.C.

A man has been convicted of first-degree murder in the shooting death of Const. John Davidson of the Abbotsford police department. The defence team for Oscar Arfmann, who has been diagnosed with schizophrenia, will argue he is not criminally respo...
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Trudeau not worried about national unity, Scheer vows immigration overhaul, Singh courts working-cla

Trudeau not worried about national unity, Scheer vows immigration overhaul, Singh courts working-cla

Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau says Canadians are not concerned with national unity and are focused on the environment, middle-class tax cuts and other issues. Trudeau made the comment as he sidestepped a question about whether a minority Liberal g...
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Fast-food chains launch grocery store versions of menu items

Fast-food chains launch grocery store versions of menu items

Fast-food fans no longer have to go to — or even order from — their favourite eateries to indulge. Grocery stores now stock a wide array of beloved menu items. So superfans can heat up a St-Hubert chicken pot pie, slather on Swiss Chalet gravy sau...
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Calgary man convicted of murdering his wife has parole revoked

Calgary man convicted of murdering his wife has parole revoked

A man convicted of strangling his wife in 2012 and burying her body in a cement wall in a basement is going back to prison. Allan Shyback was sentenced to 10 years for the murder of his wife Lisa Mitchell. The Parole Board of Canada revoked the da...
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Federal leaders talk environment, economy and exclusion on Day 28 of campaign

Federal leaders talk environment, economy and exclusion on Day 28 of campaign

Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau discussed his party's plans to address climate change Tuesday while campaigning in the North. Trudeau said the plan would include helping Indigenous communities transition from diesel to clean energy by 2030. Meanwhil...
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Argonauts introduce GM Michael (Pinball) Clemons

Argonauts introduce GM Michael (Pinball) Clemons

The Toronto Argonauts are making changes after winning only two of their first 14 games this CFL season. Jim Popp is out as general manager and former player, coach and team executive Michael (Pinball) Clemons will replace him.
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'No more papier mache dog:' Mac the Moose gets his bigger rack

'No more papier mache dog:' Mac the Moose gets his bigger rack

Mac the Moose is finally reclaiming the title of world's largest moose statue from a silver ungulate in east-central Norway. Months of work went into building Mac a bigger rack and this week work got underway to hoist up his new antlers and unveil...
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