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Jagmeet Singh says NDP wants exhaustive review of new NAFTA before ratification

Jagmeet Singh says NDP wants exhaustive review of new NAFTA before ratification

OTTAWA — NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh says he wants to take a "thoughtful approach" to ratifying Canada's new North American trade deal, calling for an exhaustive review of the agreement before deciding whether the NDP will support it — a move that could
Fraud case against Meng is straightforward, Crown argues at extradition hearing

Fraud case against Meng is straightforward, Crown argues at extradition hearing

VANCOUVER — Lawyers representing the Canadian attorney general say the fraud case against Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou is not complicated and a judge should commit the woman for extradition to the United States.
Humane Society removes 80 cats from home in Guelph, Ont.

Humane Society removes 80 cats from home in Guelph, Ont.

GUELPH, Ont. — The Guelph Humane Society says it has taken in 80 cats that were found in a home in the southwestern Ontario city.
CBC making changes to four-host format of flagship news program 'The National'

CBC making changes to four-host format of flagship news program 'The National'

TORONTO — The CBC is making changes to the four-host format of its flagship newscast "The National" in response to feedback from viewers.
Former soldier, alleged neo-Nazi Patrik Mathews denied bail in U.S.

Former soldier, alleged neo-Nazi Patrik Mathews denied bail in U.S.

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Names in the mix: a list of potential Conservative leadership contenders

Names in the mix: a list of potential Conservative leadership contenders

OTTAWA — The Conservative leadership race is underway and the deadline to register as a candidate and meet the first round of requirements is Feb. 27.
SNC-Lavalin drops court challenge over bid for special agreement

SNC-Lavalin drops court challenge over bid for special agreement

OTTAWA — Montreal-based engineering firm SNC-Lavalin has ended its court challenge of the federal prosecution service's decision to deny it a special agreement to avoid criminal proceedings on corruption and fraud charges.
Ottawa pledges to match funds raised for families of Iran plane crash victims

Ottawa pledges to match funds raised for families of Iran plane crash victims

TORONTO — The federal government promised Wednesday to match all contributions to a fundraising campaign that aims to provide financial relief for the families of the 57 Canadians killed in a plane crash in Iran earlier this month.
Drug-dispensing machine model should be expanded to fight overdoses: B.C. doctor

Drug-dispensing machine model should be expanded to fight overdoses: B.C. doctor

VANCOUVER — Don Durban holds his palm up to a screen on a tall steel box akin to a vending machine crossed with an ATM that displays his first name and an identification number seconds before dispensing what he calls a life-saving plastic package.
PM Trudeau names third national security adviser in as many years

PM Trudeau names third national security adviser in as many years

OTTAWA — A longtime public servant whose decades-long career has spanned portfolios from defence to foreign affairs is being tapped to be Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's third national security adviser in as many years.