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Federal, B.C. ministers seek meeting with First Nations in hope of blockade solution

OTTAWA — An upcoming meeting in British Columbia is emerging as the…

Trudeau tightlipped on plan to end protests ‘quickly and peacefully’

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was tightlipped Monday about his plan…

N.L. Premier Dwight Ball to step down, says he will seek a ‘more private life’

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. — Newfoundland and Labrador’s premier has announced he is…

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Federal government asks court for four more months to amend assisted dying law

OTTAWA — The federal government is asking for more time to amend…

Adult punches mountain lion to save girl in California park, reports say

SACRAMENTO, Calif. —A mountain lion attacked a 6-year-old girl Sunday while she…

U.K. grapples with severe floods, storm death toll rises to 3

LONDON — Britain issued severe flood warnings Monday, advising of life-threatening danger…

Killing of 7-year-old girl stokes anger in Mexico

MEXICO CITY — The killing of a 7-year-old girl on the southern…

Number of new coronavirus infections appears to be dropping, WHO says

GENEVA —The number of new coronavirus infections in China appears to be…

Gunmen kill 24 in attack near church in Burkina Faso

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso — Gunmen killed 24 civilians, including a church pastor,…

Black student said white peer played whip-cracking sound on phone

ATLANTA —A black Cobb County, Ga., student who said another teenager at…

14 Americans test positive for coronavirus as U.S. evacuates cruise passengers

U.S. officials said early Monday that 14 American passengers evacuated from the…

New Brunswick premier admits ‘gaps’ in scrapped plan for overnight ER closures

FREDERICTON — New Brunswick Premier Blaine Higgs says criticism of his government’s…

Slain Hollywood therapist had twice sought restraining order against ex-boyfriend

LOS ANGELES —The well-known therapist and author fatally attacked at her Hollywood…

NY prosecutors mulling more charges against Giuliani associates

NEW YORK —Rudy Giuliani may not be out of the woods yet.…

Insulin is being sold illegally on Craigslist for a fraction of its retail price, study finds

Craigslist: a place to shop for used Ikea furniture, summer apartment sublets…

Wet’suwet’en and B.C. government have been talking Aboriginal title for a year

VANCOUVER — As cabinet ministers broker urgent meetings over rail blockades in…

Ottawa wants quick, peaceful resolution to pipeline protests: Trudeau

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says his government is committed to…

National standards for coronavirus protection to be reviewed, health agency says

OTTAWA — The Public Health Agency of Canada says it will review…

Quebec, Cree leaders sign deal as other Indigenous groups protest across Canada

MONTREAL — Quebec and Cree leaders are announcing the first steps of…

Trial of Quebec entertainer Eric Salvail hears testimony of alleged sex assault

MONTREAL — The trial of Quebec media star Eric Salvail opened Monday…