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Some of what was said Friday about photo of Justin Trudeau in brownface

OTTAWA — Some of what was said Wednesday after a yearbook photo surfaced depicting Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in brownface and clad in a turban and robes at an "Arabian Nights"-themed party in 2001: "This is part of the reflections we all have to
Yearbook photo surfaces of Trudeau wearing 'brownface' costume in 2001

Yearbook photo surfaces of Trudeau wearing 'brownface' costume in 2001

HALIFAX — A 2001 yearbook photo of a costumed Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, his face and hands darkened by makeup, detonated Wednesday on the federal campaign trail, instantly tarnishing the Liberal leader's bona fides as a champion of tolerance and

Field trip transport will be guided by crash review: University of Victoria

VICTORIA — The University of Victoria says the outcome of a review into a bus crash on Vancouver Island that killed two of its students will guide decisions on transportation for future trips.
Conservation groups want U.S. to pressure Canada to protect right whales

Conservation groups want U.S. to pressure Canada to protect right whales

HALIFAX — The U.S. government is being urged to pressure Canada to do more to protect the endangered North American right whale population in order to avoid a ban on various Canadian seafood products. Nine U.S.

Manitoba Tory accused of showing naked photos to assistant to remain in caucus

WINNIPEG — A Manitoba member of the legislature investigated for showing his assistant a picture of naked women and making inappropriate remarks is to remain in the governing Progressive Conservative caucus.
Assisted-death lawsuit adjourned, government evidence widens eligibility: lawyer

Assisted-death lawsuit adjourned, government evidence widens eligibility: lawyer

VANCOUVER — The British Columbia Civil Liberties Association and a woman with a degenerative illness have adjourned their lawsuit challenging the federal assisted-dying law after they say government evidence expanded eligibility for the procedure.

Alberta soldier charged with attempted murder of her three children

EDMONTON — A soldier who works at Canadian Forces Base Edmonton has been charged with the attempted murder of her three children. Cpl.
Schools can borrow Second World War artifacts through Canadian War Museum program

Schools can borrow Second World War artifacts through Canadian War Museum program

Classrooms across Canada can borrow sets of Second World War artifacts and reproductions in the second instalment of a popular learning tool provided by the Canadian War Museum.
Ottawa loses in court battle with Bangladesh over alleged coup plotter

Ottawa loses in court battle with Bangladesh over alleged coup plotter

OTTAWA — Bangladesh has won a round in its court battle with Canada over a man accused of taking part in a 1975 coup that resulted in the death of the south Asian country's president.

What we know — and what we don't — about a vaping-related illness

Health officials in London, Ont., say they've diagnosed the first-known Canadian case of a vaping-related illness. Their counterparts in the United States have reported hundreds of confirmed and probable cases, including at least six deaths.