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Final Crown witnesses to take stand in Oland trial as prosecutors near end

Final Crown witnesses to take stand in Oland trial as prosecutors near end

SAINT JOHN, N.B. — Legal arguments dominated the second-degree murder trial of Dennis Oland on Wednesday and led to an early adjournment before a key prosecution witness could take the stand.
Wiltjer, Ejim & Co., have logged millions of kilometres to play for Canada

Wiltjer, Ejim & Co., have logged millions of kilometres to play for Canada

With a few hours to kill during a recent layover in Charles de Gaulle Airport in Paris, Kyle Wiltjer was wondering aloud.
A list of deadly Canadian fires

A list of deadly Canadian fires

Seven children, all members of a Syrian family who arrived in Canada about two years ago, died in an early morning house fire Tuesday in Halifax, the worst fire toll in recent memory in Nova Scotia.

Police in New Brunswick investigating death of inmate as a homicide

RENOUS, N.B. — Police say a Newfoundland man who was sentenced last year on charges stemming from a stabbing death is the victim of a homicide inside a New Brunswick prison.

RCMP investigate suspicious deaths of two men in Prince Edward Island

BORDEN-CARLETON, P.E.I. — RCMP in Prince Edward Island are investigating the suspicious deaths of two men. The Mounties say they responded to a home around 11:42 p.m. Monday in Borden-Carleton where they found the body of a 27-year-old man.

Six people injured after 15-vehicle pileup on highway in western Newfoundland

DEER LAKE, N.L. — Six people were sent to hospital after a pileup involving 15 vehicles, including three tractor trailers, on the Trans-Canada Highway in western Newfoundland.
Muskrat Falls cost overruns obvious soon after megaproject got underway: audit

Muskrat Falls cost overruns obvious soon after megaproject got underway: audit

HAPPY VALLEY-GOOSE BAY, N.L. — An audit has found executives overseeing the Muskrat Falls megaproject should have been aware that it would be almost impossible to meet cost and schedule targets.

QMJHL Roundup: Mooseheads win 5th straight with 4-0 shutout of Sea Dogs

SAINT JOHN, N.B. — Cole McLaren made 36 saves as Halifax downed Saint John 4-0 in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League action Monday as the Mooseheads picked up their fifth straight win and the ninth victory in their last 10 games.

Judge failed to consider young man's Indigenous heritage: P.E.I. Appeal Court

CHARLOTTETOWN — An appeal court has found that a judge mistakenly failed to consider the Cree background of a drug trafficker who had been taken from his Manitoba parents as an infant and raised by a non-Aboriginal family on Prince Edward Island.
Mermen calendar targets 'toxic masculinity,' raises big money for charities

Mermen calendar targets 'toxic masculinity,' raises big money for charities

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — What started as a dare for a burly Newfoundland man to pose in mermaid flippers has turned into a globally known effort to combat gender stereotypes — and raised more than a half million dollars for charity.
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