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Police lay charges against man accused of forging signature of Oilers superstar

Police lay charges against man accused of forging signature of Oilers superstar

Edmonton police have laid charges against a man who is accused of forging the signature of Edmonton Oilers star Connor McDavid on authentic team jerseys, then selling them to score big profits.
Migration begins: blame toadlets if ground seems to move in Whistler, B.C.

Migration begins: blame toadlets if ground seems to move in Whistler, B.C.

WHISTLER, B.C. — An annual migration involving tens of thousands of creatures is underway in Whistler, B.C., but observers could miss it if they don't look down.
Wooden fence blocking Signal Hill view comes down after backlash in St. John's

Wooden fence blocking Signal Hill view comes down after backlash in St. John's

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Only a few panels of a widely scorned wooden fence were still standing along Signal Hill in St. John's, N.L., this morning as Parks Canada tore the structure down following a public outcry.
Trudeau, Tusk open talks at EU summit on Canada-EU trade agreement

Trudeau, Tusk open talks at EU summit on Canada-EU trade agreement

MONTREAL — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and European Council President Donald Tusk have begun their formal talks that will centre on the comprehensive trade agreement between Canada and the European Union.

High court won't hear NDP expenses case over mailings, offices

OTTAWA — The federal NDP may have lost its final legal bid for judicial review of decisions by the House of Commons management body that left the party on the hook for as much as $2.7 million.

Supreme Court won't hear WestJet appeal in harassment case

OTTAWA — WestJet Airlines has lost a legal bid to put an end to a proposed class-action harassment lawsuit. The Supreme Court of Canada refused today to hear WestJet's arguments to quash the suit launched by a former flight attendant.
In the news today, July 18

In the news today, July 18

Five stories in the news for Thursday, July 18 ——— SCHEER CALLS TRUMP'S COMMENTS OFFENSIVE Federal Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer says there is no place in society for comments such as the ones U.S.
Study says rents in most cities are unaffordable for lower-income earners

Study says rents in most cities are unaffordable for lower-income earners

OTTAWA — A minimum-wage worker could afford to rent in just a few neighbourhoods in Canada, suggests a new analysis of the country's rental market that also raises questions about a promised federal rent-supplement program.

Ontario man calls out Eric Trump for tweet that used son's image

An Ontario man is calling out a member of the Trump family for using an image of his young son as part of a political attack on those opposing the American president.
Gas price inquiry questions Trans Mountain capacity, company denies collusion

Gas price inquiry questions Trans Mountain capacity, company denies collusion

VANCOUVER — One of the largest fuel companies in British Columbia says there's no retail market more competitive than gasoline in Canada and an executive denies any price setting between competitors.