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'He lived the Canadian immigrant dream:' Memorial for MP Deepak Obhrai

'He lived the Canadian immigrant dream:' Memorial for MP Deepak Obhrai

CALGARY — Former prime minister Stephen Harper told a memorial service Monday that former member of Parliament Deepak Obhrai opened doors for new Canadians to become involved in politics.
Limited fish passage through landslide obstruction on Fraser River: DFO

Limited fish passage through landslide obstruction on Fraser River: DFO

LILLOOET, B.C. — Authorities dealing with a massive landslide in British Columbia's Fraser River say they've successfully helped thousands of salmon migrate north of the site, but millions of fish remain threatened by the obstruction.
StatCan study testing wastewater suggests Canadians' drug use varies by city

StatCan study testing wastewater suggests Canadians' drug use varies by city

MONTREAL — A pilot project that analyzed wastewater in five major urban centres suggests Canadians' may use drugs differently depending on which city they call home.
The unusual suspects: British Columbia's middle-class gang problem

The unusual suspects: British Columbia's middle-class gang problem

SURREY, B.C. — At the end of a tranquil cul-de-sac in a pleasant neighbourhood, a tall stucco house overlooks a well-kept lawn and lush flowerbeds.
Provinces, territories to have input in future price of carbon tax, McKenna says

Provinces, territories to have input in future price of carbon tax, McKenna says

OTTAWA — Any decisions about future increases in the carbon tax would take into account the views of provinces and territories, the federal environment minister says, using language that sparked accusations from Conservatives that she was misleading
Third-party advertiser disavows 'mass immigration' message on billboards

Third-party advertiser disavows 'mass immigration' message on billboards

OTTAWA — The third-party advertising group behind billboards promoting Maxime Bernier and his stance on immigration is now distancing itself from the message, saying it never signed off on the controversial campaign.
Court orders women accused of defaming author to share emails, online posts

Court orders women accused of defaming author to share emails, online posts

VANCOUVER — A B.C.
This time, Trudeau keeps low profile at G7 as election campaign looms

This time, Trudeau keeps low profile at G7 as election campaign looms

BIARRITZ, France — He may have spent the weekend an ocean away from home, rubbing elbows with world leaders during tense talks on international crises, but Prime Minister Justin Trudeau kept cool, collected and decidedly out of the fray.
Liberals, Tories unveil campaign slogans and contrasting pitches to voters

Liberals, Tories unveil campaign slogans and contrasting pitches to voters

OTTAWA — Canadians will be asked this fall to choose between moving forward with the Liberals or getting ahead with the Conservatives.

Friend saw no sign Canadian slain in his Mexico residence was in danger

A longtime acquaintance of a Quebec man found slain at his residence in the Mexican resort city of Cancun said he's shocked by the death of his artistic friend.
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