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Montreal researchers create audible hockey puck for visually impaired players

Montreal researchers create audible hockey puck for visually impaired players

MONTREAL — A team of Montreal university researchers has developed an audible hockey puck they say could revolutionize the sport for blind players.
Quebec credits new gun registry for huge jump in number of voluntary surrenders

Quebec credits new gun registry for huge jump in number of voluntary surrenders

MONTREAL — The Quebec government is crediting its new gun registry law for a major spike in the number of long guns voluntarily handed over to police for destruction.
Former B.C. polygamous leader guilty in taking child bride to United States

Former B.C. polygamous leader guilty in taking child bride to United States

CRANBROOK, B.C. — There's "no room for doubt" that a former leader in a religious sect that practises polygamy in Bountiful, B.C.
Canada's parole officers say correctional system has reached breaking point

Canada's parole officers say correctional system has reached breaking point

OTTAWA — Canada's parole officers say the country's corrections system is at a breaking point due to workloads that are "insurmountable" — a situation they say poses real risks to public safety.

No winning ticket for Friday night's $22 million Lotto Max jackpot

TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $22 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw. The jackpot for the next draw on May 21 will be approximately $27 million. The Canadian Press

Four aircraft search for missing travellers on Great Slave Lake in NWT

YELLOWKNIFE — The search continues for three overdue travellers on frozen Great Slave Lake in the Northwest Territories. The group left the Yellowknife area on Monday by snowmobile and were heading toward Lutsel'ke on the eastern edge of the lake.

Woman testifies murder suspect had complete control over women he abused

WINNIPEG — A woman says she helped hide another woman's dead body in a barrel filled with chemicals because the man accused in the killing had total control over her after years of abuse.
Ottawa set to award contract to build two ferries to Quebec's Davie shipyard

Ottawa set to award contract to build two ferries to Quebec's Davie shipyard

MONTREAL — Quebec's Davie shipyard is in line to receive a contract for the construction of two East Coast ferries, the federal government announced Friday.

Five things to keep in mind following Canada's triumph over Trump's tariffs

OTTAWA — Five things to keep in mind in the wake of Friday's news that Canada and the U.S. reached an agreement to end punitive American tariffs on steel and aluminum exports: 1. The devil is in the details.
Data reveals scope, damage of spring floods in Quebec and New Brunswick

Data reveals scope, damage of spring floods in Quebec and New Brunswick

New data from Statistics Canada is revealing the scale and scope of this spring's devastating flooding in Quebec, Manitoba and New Brunswick.