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NDP loses two more incumbents as Quebec MPs say they won't run for re-election

NDP loses two more incumbents as Quebec MPs say they won't run for re-election

OTTAWA — Two Quebec MPs added their names to a growing list of NDP caucus members who will not be seeking re-election later this year.
Ottawa trying to reunite Syrian family after fire claims seven children: PM

Ottawa trying to reunite Syrian family after fire claims seven children: PM

HALIFAX — Justin Trudeau says the federal government is taking steps to reunite a Syrian refugee in Halifax with family members living overseas following a devastating house fire that killed the woman's seven children and left her husband badly burne

CN still tallying amount of oil spilled in Manitoba train derailment

ST. LAZARE, Man. — CN says it's still tallying up the amount of oil spilled in a train derailment on a ranch in western Manitoba.
Sell regulated heroin to drug users to reduce overdose deaths: B.C. group

Sell regulated heroin to drug users to reduce overdose deaths: B.C. group

VANCOUVER — The BC Centre on Substance Use is proposing a policy to sell legally regulated heroin as part of an urgent response to reduce opioid overdose deaths from a toxic drug supply that is profiting organized crime groups.
PCO Clerk fears 'somebody's going to be shot' during coming election campaign

PCO Clerk fears 'somebody's going to be shot' during coming election campaign

OTTAWA — Canada's top public servant says he is worried someone will be assassinated during the coming federal election campaign given the disturbing tenor of recent public discussion.
MP urges RCMP to investigate allegations of forced, coerced sterilizations

MP urges RCMP to investigate allegations of forced, coerced sterilizations

OTTAWA — The RCMP should immediately launch an investigation into all allegations of forced and coerced sterilizations in Canada, says NDP health critic Don Davies.
Ontario, N.B., Saskatchewan premiers travel to Washington for trade discussions

Ontario, N.B., Saskatchewan premiers travel to Washington for trade discussions

TORONTO — Ontario Premier Doug Ford heads to Washington, D.C., today to attend a National Governors Association meeting, along with the premiers of New Brunswick and Saskatchewan.

Using trade as a cudgel makes passing USMCA a challenge, says former congressman

WASHINGTON — Former lawmakers, diplomats and business leaders from Canada, the U.S. and Mexico are gathering in Washington to explore an enduring political conundrum in Washington — the likely fate of the new North American trade pact.
Federal government set to develop code of conduct for sport in Canada

Federal government set to develop code of conduct for sport in Canada

OTTAWA — The federal government is developing a comprehensive code of conduct aimed at protecting athletes from abuse and harassment at all levels — from the playground to the Olympic Games.

Classes cancelled at private B.C. school following double stabbing

DELTA, B.C. — Classes have been cancelled at a private elementary school in Delta, B.C., following the stabbing of an off-duty police officer and a woman on Wednesday.
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