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RCMP charge man with falsely claiming involvement in terrorism

RCMP charge man with falsely claiming involvement in terrorism

OTTAWA — The RCMP has arrested and charged an Ontario man with falsely claiming to have committed terrorist acts.

The latest developments on COVID-19 in Canada

The latest news on COVID-19 developments in Canada (all times Eastern): --- 7 p.m.
Amusement fair operators ask for support during COVID-19 pandemic

Amusement fair operators ask for support during COVID-19 pandemic

A group representing amusement fair operators is calling for government support, saying the COVID-19 pandemic has dealt a severe blow to the industry.
The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Sept. 25

The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Sept. 25

The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 6:42 p.m. EDT on Sept. 25, 2020: There are 150,456 confirmed cases in Canada.
Liberals reach deal with NDP on COVID-19 aid bill, likely averting election

Liberals reach deal with NDP on COVID-19 aid bill, likely averting election

OTTAWA — The minority Liberal government has reached a deal with the New Democrats over legislation to support workers during the COVID-19 pandemic, securing the backing needed to survive a confidence vote on the throne speech.

Quebec court acquits author, declares part of child pornography law invalid

MONTREAL — A Quebec author charged with producing child pornography in connection with fictional scenes in a horror novel has been acquitted in a ruling that also declared part of Canada's law invalid.

Alberta announces carbon levy-funded programs to reduce oilpatch methane emissions

EDMONTON — Alberta has announced where it will spend part of the money it recently earmarked to reduce methane emissions from the oilpatch.
Gateway Casino gets first federal loan for big employers, worth $200 million

Gateway Casino gets first federal loan for big employers, worth $200 million

OTTAWA — A federal program aimed at giving loans to some of the largest companies in the country is rolling the dice with $200 million to a casino chain.

Quebec man facing charges in U.S. for allegedly importing fentanyl using darknet

Authorities in the United States have charged a Quebec man for allegedly funnelling fentanyl into that country using a network of secret websites called the darknet.
Manitoba makes masks mandatory for Winnipeg as COVID-19 cases surge

Manitoba makes masks mandatory for Winnipeg as COVID-19 cases surge

WINNIPEG — Manitoba's chief public health officer is making masks mandatory in indoor public spaces in Winnipeg as cases of COVID-19 continue to surge in the city. Dr.