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Jagmeet Singh appears on top Quebec talk show, says he shares Quebecers’ values

NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh appeared on Quebec’s flagship talk show, Tout le monde en parle, Sunday night, saying he shares Quebecers’ values on issues such as…

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Family of multi-millionaire who died mysteriously in Ethiopia searches for answers

Friends, family and members of the Ethiopian community gathered at a packed church on Saturday to grieve and remember Michael Gebru — a man they say…

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The Gathering at Gull Island: Labrador’s Innu return to the land to reclaim traditions

Tenesh Nuna and Randy Jarvis are happy to be surrounded in nearby tents by more than 30 members of their family. (Alyson Samson/CBC) Every year,…

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Untested legal options could give feds ways to intervene on Bill 21

National party leaders’ reluctance to intervene in a court challenge to Quebec’s controversial Bill 21 may have left the erroneous impression that there’s nothing the…

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Trudeau ducks question on whether he’d accept First Nations child welfare compensation ruling

Liberal leader Justin Trudeau sidestepped a direct town hall question from a First Nations leader Thursday on whether a Liberal government would accept a recent…

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Man appealing genetic genealogy murder conviction was a violent child, his family told police

When William Talbott II spoke this summer during his sentencing for murdering a young B.C. couple in Washington state more than 30 years ago, he…

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More heavy rain on the way for southwestern Manitoba

Don’t put away your umbrella or rain boots just yet. Environment Canada has issued rainfall warnings for much of southern Manitoba, including Winnipeg, after issuing a special…

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Green Party would decriminalize all drug possession if elected

The Green Party would decriminalize all drug possession if elected in October, leader Elizabeth May said Saturday on the campaign trial in Winnipeg. May said legalizing possession…

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Jailed former Somali child refugee to be released, transferred to treatment centre

A former Somali refugee and foster child who is facing deportation will be released from the Edmonton Remand Centre where he has been held since March…

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Former Liberal adviser rips party over racial insensitivity in government ranks

A former adviser in the Liberal government said he wasn’t surprised by photos of Justin Trudeau in blackface makeup because he encountered racially insensitive behaviour while working…

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