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Chiefs say RCMP and pipeline firm must leave before they meet with government

VANCOUVER — A Wet’suwet’en hereditary chief says the chiefs won’t meet with…

Talks the way to settle blockades, Trudeau insists, as calls for action grow louder

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his cabinet are rejecting demands…

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Hereditary chiefs say they’ll meet with ministers if RCMP get out

VANCOUVER — A small, mobile RCMP detachment in a remote area of…

Opposition promises new info on Trans Mountain costs

OTTAWA — Federal opposition parties are promising new information about the price…

Judge refuses to delay sentencing of Trump ally Roger Stone

WASHINGTON — A federal judge on Tuesday refused to delay sentencing for…

PM urges patience, promises reconciliation in face of anti-pipeline blockades

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau promised to redouble reconciliation efforts with…

Champagne campaigns for Security Council in Trudeau’s place at Caribbean summit

OTTAWA — Foreign Affairs Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne wrapped two days of meetings…

Freeland blasts Tories, but thanks NDP for support on pushing new NAFTA forward

OTTAWA — Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland has offered effusive thanks to…

No new coronavirus cases under investigation in Ontario as of Tuesday

TORONTO — New methods are allowing Ontario public health officials to more…

Family travel five: Head to warmer climes

1. Ritz Carlton Amelia Island Resort. Amelia Island, Fla. Join the kids…

Man convicted of killing wife made progress in prison, parole board says

The Parole Board of Canada says an Edmonton man convicted of killing…

Prison watchdog raises concerns of ‘culture of impunity’

OTTAWA — Canada’s prison watchdog is raising concerns about the safety, rights…

Top earners pay more in B.C. budget that includes record capital spending

VICTORIA — Top income earners and pop drinkers were hit with new…

South Carolina girl was killed the day she went missing, coroner says

CAYCE, SC —Faye Swetlik, the 6-year-old girl who disappeared from her Cayce…

N.L. Premier Dwight Ball denies he’s walking away as going gets tough

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. — As he prepares to step down as premier…

Jars of tongues under a Florida home? A former professor forgot them, cops say

MIAMI —Who has jars of tongues stored underneath their home? Apparently, a…

Supreme Court grants Alberta woman new trial in husband’s shooting death

OTTAWA — An Alberta woman sentenced to life in prison for fatally…

Trudeau says Wet’suwet’en crisis, rail blockades a critical moment for country

First Nations leaders suggest it may be time to peacefully end the blockades

Flight to evacuate Canadians from cruise ship ‘expected’ to depart Japan on Thursday

Canadians stranded on a quarantined cruise ship were told that a flight…