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Montreal honours 'hero' driver who used SUV to shield pedestrians

Montreal honours 'hero' driver who used SUV to shield pedestrians

MONTREAL — Erick Marciano says he doesn't consider himself a hero for using his SUV to shield pedestrians from a speeding car last week in Montreal.
Trudeau, king of Jordan meet to talk refugee issues, security concerns

Trudeau, king of Jordan meet to talk refugee issues, security concerns

OTTAWA — As they met in his Parliament Hill office Monday morning, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau lauded the king of Jordan for his leadership in the Middle East during troubled times.

Closing arguments begin in legal case over private health care in B.C.

VANCOUVER — A lawyer arguing in favour of a two-tier health care system in British Columbia says the government can't legally justify preventing patients from paying private doctors to alleviate their suffering sooner than the public health-care syst
Some military personnel linked to hate warned, disciplined but allowed to stay

Some military personnel linked to hate warned, disciplined but allowed to stay

OTTAWA — The Department of National Defence has revealed that more than a dozen members of the Canadian Armed Forces linked to hateful actions or groups have been warned, disciplined or ordered to take counselling, but allowed to remain in uniform.

Bettman declines to weigh in on Cherry, says MacLean "spoke from the heart"

TORONTO — NHL commissioner Gary Bettman said Sportsnet broadcaster Ron MacLean "spoke from the heart" during his monologue on "Hockey Night in Canada" over the weekend.

Appearance of gun sours pitch from Winnipeg door-to-door salesperson

WINNIPEG — A man in Winnipeg is facing charges after he allegedly chased a door-to-door salesperson down a street with a gun.
Cold, stormy winter forecast across much of Canada, The Weather Network predicts

Cold, stormy winter forecast across much of Canada, The Weather Network predicts

It's going to be a long, cold and messy winter across much of Canada, according to the seasonal forecast released Monday by the Weather Network.
The big chill and a royal visitor; In-The-News for Nov. 18

The big chill and a royal visitor; In-The-News for Nov. 18

In-The-News is a roundup of stories from The Canadian Press designed to kickstart your day. Here is what's on the radar of our editors for the morning of Nov. 18. What we are watching in Canada ...

15 charged following protests at two Alberta kennels that provide sled dog tours

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Toes, ashes of Sourtoe Cocktail founder headed for Dawson City saloon

Toes, ashes of Sourtoe Cocktail founder headed for Dawson City saloon

WHITEHORSE — A ceramic urn in the shape of a human toe will soon hold the ashes of the founder of the legendary Sourtoe Cocktail, the whisky drink that comes with the touch of a pickled human big toe.