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Accused serial killer Bruce McArthur makes a court appearance

TORONTO — A man accused of killing men associated with Toronto's gay village appeared briefly in court today. Bruce McArthur was remanded in custody until June 22 for what is expected to be another short appearance.
G7 and European Union unite to reject recent election in Venezuela

G7 and European Union unite to reject recent election in Venezuela

OTTAWA — Canada and its fellow G7 countries along with the European Union issued a joint statement today saying they are united in rejecting and denouncing the recent presidential election in Venezuela.
No suitors emerge for pipeline project stake as Kinder Morgan deadline looms

No suitors emerge for pipeline project stake as Kinder Morgan deadline looms

CALGARY — With just over a week remaining until the May 31 deadline set for abandoning its Trans Mountain pipeline expansion, no suitors have publicly emerged to step into builder Kinder Morgan Canada Ltd.'s shoes.
Notley to skip western premiers meeting today, but slams leader who's there

Notley to skip western premiers meeting today, but slams leader who's there

EDMONTON — Alberta Premier Rachel Notley won't be at today's meeting of the western premiers in Yellowknife, but she made some choice remarks about one of the leaders who will be there. Notley told reporters yesterday that B.C.
Rain, melting snow pose flooding concerns across B.C. as evacuations lift

Rain, melting snow pose flooding concerns across B.C. as evacuations lift

Many people forced from their homes by flooding in southern British Columbia have been allowed to return, but officials say there are still areas of concern in many parts of the province.
In the news today, May 23

In the news today, May 23

Seven stories in the news for Wednesday, May 23 ——— RACHEL NOTLEY SLAMS JOHN HORGAN BEFORE MEETING Alberta Premier Rachel Notley won't be at today's meeting of the western premiers in Yellowknife, but she made some choice remarks about one leader who
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in La Malbaie, Que., ahead of G7 Summit

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in La Malbaie, Que., ahead of G7 Summit

MONTREAL — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will be in La Malbaie, Que., later today to participate in events ahead of the 44th annual G7 Summit.
Morneau pressed to reveal true cost for families from federal carbon tax

Morneau pressed to reveal true cost for families from federal carbon tax

OTTAWA — Conservative MP Pierre Poilievre repeatedly tried to squeeze answers out of Finance Minister Bill Morneau during a marathon Commons session Tuesday night that featured a barrage of questions on the potential costs of the federal carbon tax f
Regina symphony members help Prince Charles celebrate 70th birthday

Regina symphony members help Prince Charles celebrate 70th birthday

REGINA — It was sweet music to the ears of five members of the Regina Symphony Orchestra when they heard they would have a chance to mingle with royalty at a very private party.
Notley says pipeline is key to programs that premiers will discuss at conference

Notley says pipeline is key to programs that premiers will discuss at conference

EDMONTON — Alberta Premier Rachel Notley says while other western premiers meeting in Yellowknife will be talking about how to spend money, she'll be working in Alberta figuring out how to earn it.