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Inmate serving time for child pornography offence dies after illness: officials

DORCHESTER, N.B. — Justice officials say a 61-year-old man who was serving time for a child pornography offence has died at a New Brunswick prison.

N.B. village faces backlash after council raises 'straight flag'

CHIPMAN, N.B. — A small New Brunswick village is facing a public backlash after its municipal council raised a "straight flag" over the weekend.
Alleged Fredericton gunman says he's innocent, citing 'temporary insanity'

Alleged Fredericton gunman says he's innocent, citing 'temporary insanity'

FREDERICTON — The man charged with murder in a Fredericton shooting spree that left four people dead says he should be "exonerated" immediately because of temporary insanity.
New Brunswick's Beaverbrook Art Gallery offers world class experience

New Brunswick's Beaverbrook Art Gallery offers world class experience

FREDERICTON — Jon Shrubsole made the pilgrimage all the way from Dayton, Ohio.

Clock ticking for New Brunswick legislature to select a Speaker

FREDERICTON — The clock is ticking for New Brunswick members of the legislature to select a Speaker as the province's political deadlock winds on.

Woman dies after falling off cliff, Saint John Police Force investigating

SAINT JOHN, N.B. — Police say a 36-year-old woman has died after falling off a cliff in Saint John, N.B. The Saint John Police Force received a 911 call at around 12:20 a.m.

NL, parts of NS expecting heavy rain, potential floods this weekend

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Environment Canada says Newfoundland and Labrador and eastern Nova Scotia should expect a wet weekend.

QMJHL Roundup: Alexandrov leads Islanders in win over Cataractes

CHARLOTTETOWN — Nikita Alexandrov scored two goals and set up another as the Charlottetown Islanders doubled up the Shawinigan Cataractes 6-3 on Friday for their third straight Quebec Major Junior Hockey League win.
Canada, U.S. defence giant set to launch high-stakes talks over warship deal

Canada, U.S. defence giant set to launch high-stakes talks over warship deal

OTTAWA — The federal government and Lockheed Martin are preparing to launch high-stakes negotiations after the U.S. defence giant was given the first shot at a contract to design Canada's $60-billion fleet of new warships.
N.B. Liberals say Speaker deadlock will be broken so legislature can open

N.B. Liberals say Speaker deadlock will be broken so legislature can open

FREDERICTON — The New Brunswick Liberals say there will be a candidate for Speaker when the legislature sits on Tuesday, an apparent break in the deadlock that makes it no clearer whether Premier Brian Gallant can cling to power.
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