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Clarification to April 18 story on Concordia University

MONTREAL — A Canadian Press story April 18 reported on controversy surrounding the 40th anniversary celebrations of Concordia University's Liberal Arts College.
Harvard prof says Concordia disinvited him because of his conservative views

Harvard prof says Concordia disinvited him because of his conservative views

MONTREAL — Plans to celebrate a Concordia University college's 40th anniversary are in disarray after the school decided to disinvite a Harvard professor because of his controversial views on feminism.
Private cargo ship brings Easter feast, Canadian treats to space station

Private cargo ship brings Easter feast, Canadian treats to space station

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — A private cargo ship brought the makings of an Easter feast — as well as some Canadian-made treats — to the International Space Station on Friday, along with mice and little flying robots.

Parents say Austrian climber missing in Banff National Park 'lived his dream'

BERLIN — The parents of celebrated Austrian climber David Lama said Friday that he had "lived his dream," as hopes he and two other top climbers survived an avalanche in the Canadian Rockies faded.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to visit Canada next weekend, April 27-28

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to visit Canada next weekend, April 27-28

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will meet with his Japanese counterpart, Shinzo Abe, when the latter visits Canada next weekend.
All eyes on the surging Greens as Prince Edward Island goes to the polls

All eyes on the surging Greens as Prince Edward Island goes to the polls

After a brief provincial election campaign devoid of drama, voters on Prince Edward Island appear poised to stir things up and make some history when they cast their ballots Tuesday.
Flooding, climate change force Quebecers to rethink relationship with water

Flooding, climate change force Quebecers to rethink relationship with water

MONTREAL — Quebec's history, mythology and culture are intertwined with its rivers and lakes, but recurring floods that experts say will only get worse because of climate change are forcing Quebecers and their political leaders to rethink their relat
Kirkland Signature veggie burgers recalled due to possible metal fragments

Kirkland Signature veggie burgers recalled due to possible metal fragments

OTTAWA — Belmont Meat Products is recalling its Kirkland Signature brand Harvest Burger - Gourmet Blend - Veggie Burgers due to the possible presence of pieces of metal in the products.

CNOOC Petroleum North America fined $450,000 for blast that killed two workers

FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. — The company formerly known as Nexen Energy has been fined $450,000 after pleading guilty to charges in the deaths of two oilsands workers in northern Alberta.
Vancouver may give businesses breathing room on plastic straw, Styrofoam ban

Vancouver may give businesses breathing room on plastic straw, Styrofoam ban

VANCOUVER — A ban on the unnecessary use of plastic straws and Styrofoam takeout cups and containers in Vancouver may be delayed until next year to give small businesses more time to adapt.
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