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Leaders pay tribute, MPs call for justice for Canadians who died on Flight PS752

Leaders pay tribute, MPs call for justice for Canadians who died on Flight PS752

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has paid tribute in the House of Commons to those who died on the Ukraine International Airlines passenger jet shot down outside Tehran earlier this month, as MPs from all parties demanded Iran bring those respo
Psychiatrist assessed Desmond as 'pleasant ... a proud father' days before killings

Psychiatrist assessed Desmond as 'pleasant ... a proud father' days before killings

GUYSBOROUGH, N.S.
Quebec to seek consensus on offering medical aid in dying to mentally ill

Quebec to seek consensus on offering medical aid in dying to mentally ill

MONTREAL — Quebec on Monday walked back a plan to offer medical aid in dying to those suffering severe, incurable mental illness and will now consult widely before making a final decision on the controversial issue.
Gov't wasting billions on 'failed' projects through outsourcing, says union

Gov't wasting billions on 'failed' projects through outsourcing, says union

OTTAWA — Outsourcing of work that could be done by federal government employees is costing taxpayers billions of dollars, and has created an unaccountable shadow public service, says a report from one of the country's biggest civil service unions.
Conservative leadership campaign trail adds one more: MP Erin O'Toole

Conservative leadership campaign trail adds one more: MP Erin O'Toole

OTTAWA — Ontario MP Erin O'Toole officially launched his leadership campaign Monday, promising to be a uniting force for his party as it looks for new footing following last fall's federal election loss.
Pregnant Canadian woman stuck in Wuhan, China, coronavirus epicentre

Pregnant Canadian woman stuck in Wuhan, China, coronavirus epicentre

A teacher who is living with his pregnant wife and child in a city that is at the epicentre of China's coronavirus outbreak is hoping to get his family out safely.
Wolf safely captured after wandering through Victoria near B.C. legislature

Wolf safely captured after wandering through Victoria near B.C. legislature

VICTORIA — A wolf spotted roaming a busy Victoria neighbourhood not far from the British Columbia legislature has been safely captured.
The coronavirus in Canada and Parliament resumes; In The News for Jan. 27

The coronavirus in Canada and Parliament resumes; In The News for Jan. 27

In The News is a roundup of stories from The Canadian Press designed to kickstart your day. Here is what's on the radar of our editors for the morning of Jan. 27. What we are watching in Canada ...
Experts weigh in on protecting against new coronavirus

Experts weigh in on protecting against new coronavirus

TORONTO — As Canadian health officials treat Canada's first diagnosed case of a new type of coronavirus spreading around the world, doctors are repeatedly stressing the fact that the risk of further transmission is quite low.
Billboard pleas: Alberta man hopes sign will find him a kidney donor

Billboard pleas: Alberta man hopes sign will find him a kidney donor

CARBON, Alta. — The large billboard overlooking the town of Drumheller in east-central Alberta is hard to miss. Next to a photo of a smiling man in a blue shirt, his arms crossed, the sign reads: "Jim really needs a kidney donor.
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