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Sen. Oh breached Senate ethics code repeatedly with expenses-paid China trip

OTTAWA — The Senate’s ethics officer says Conservative Sen. Victor Oh breached…

Top judge says judiciary must decide what training judges need

OTTAWA — Canada’s top judge says the judiciary must be free to…

A Pa. ‘pill mill’ doctor traded cash for opioids. Now he’s heading to federal prison

PHILADELPHIA —A Montgomery County psychiatrist who traded cash for medically unnecessary opioid…

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UN: Thousands fleeing Syrian offensive, kids dying in cold

CAMEROON, Cameroon — Hundreds of thousands of people fleeing a Russian-backed Syrian…

Police chief stripped of duties disrobes, walks into storm

CROYDON, N.H. — The police chief in a New Hampshire town took…

Passengers leave ship docked off Japan after quarantine ends

YOKOHAMA, Japan — About 500 passengers left the cruise ship Diamond Princess…

Store yanks souvenir Washington dentures over slavery link

MOUNT VERNON, Va. — George Washington’s Mount Vernon estate says it will…

Landmine blast kills 6 in Yemeni defence minister’s convoy

SANAA, Yemen — An explosion killed six guards of the Yemeni defence…

Alleged Grindr cannibal found unresponsive after not eating, police say

DETROIT —The man accused of killing and cannibalizing his Grindr date was…

Forensic pathologist who examined Tess Richey’s body testifies at murder trial

TORONTO — A young woman whose body was found in a stairwell…

Quebec premier calls for federal ultimatum to end rail blockades within days

OTTAWA — Quebec’s premier says he wants Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to…

Case of alleged RCMP secret-leaker could head behind closed doors

OTTAWA — Federal prosecutors are signalling they want to move the national-secrets…

Calling himself a ‘freed political prisoner,’ Blagojevich thanks Trump and promises to vote for him

CHICAGO —Calling himself a “Trumpocrat” and “freed political prisoner,” disgraced former Illinois…

Woman suspected of crossing border illegally gives birth at Border Patrol office

SAN DIEGO —A pregnant Guatemalan woman, arrested on suspicion of crossing the…

Kanesatake chief retracts rail blockade comments after community uproar

KANESATAKE, Que. — An Indigenous leader in Quebec retracted comments Wednesday about…

Boy Scouts victims urge judge to release names of abusers

WILMINGTON, Del. —The Boy Scouts of America should release a list of…

New presidential elections key to solving Venezuelan crisis: Colombian envoy

OTTAWA — Fleeing Venezuelans — all 1.4 million of them — will…

Lawyer for Quebec couple urges court to act against ultra-Orthodox schools

MONTREAL — Ultra-Orthodox Jewish schools operating north of Montreal are illegal and…

First case of COVID-19 in B.C. is well, three others recovering: health officer

VANCOUVER — A man who was British Columbia’s first case of the…