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Damage control needed on Alberta Opposition leader's India trip: trade minister

Damage control needed on Alberta Opposition leader's India trip: trade minister

EDMONTON — The Alberta government says it will be doing "damage control" after Opposition leader Jason Kenney's visit to India.
Doug Ford stresses need to protect Ontario farming jobs in NAFTA deal

Doug Ford stresses need to protect Ontario farming jobs in NAFTA deal

PAIN COURT , Ont. — Ontario Premier Doug Ford vowed to stand up for the province's farmers during a briefing on NAFTA talks in Washington this week, saying Tuesday that any version of the trade pact had to protect the agricultural sector.
Most Canadians concerned about young people using e-cigarettes, survey finds

Most Canadians concerned about young people using e-cigarettes, survey finds

TORONTO — The majority of Canadians are concerned about the use of e-cigarettes among youth, with almost 90 per cent backing a ban of the vaping products for those under 18, a national survey suggests.

Mother of baby who died at Vancouver daycare claims negligence

VANCOUVER — The mother of a baby who died at a Vancouver daycare describes the details of what she experienced that day in a lawsuit filed in B.C. Supreme Court.
Federal stats show slight increase in irregular migrant claims in August

Federal stats show slight increase in irregular migrant claims in August

OTTAWA — The number of irregular border crossers seeking asylum in Canada increased slightly in August, but were far below the record spikes seen last summer.

Seek compromise with U.S. on cannabis at border, lawyers urge Ottawa

WASHINGTON — Canadians involved in the legal cannabis industry are facing deep potholes on the road to entering the United States — and immigration lawyers say the federal government needs to help them navigate a way through. The U.S.
U.S. congressman issues dire warning to Canada's NAFTA team: time is running out

U.S. congressman issues dire warning to Canada's NAFTA team: time is running out

WASHINGTON — A prominent congressional ally of U.S.

A by-the-numbers look at irregular migrants arriving in Canada

OTTAWA — Canada began to experience an influx of irregular migrants in early 2017, when people began crossing into the country through unofficial pathways.
Quebec party leaders continue immigration attacks after English-language debate

Quebec party leaders continue immigration attacks after English-language debate

MONTREAL — Francois Legault tried to divert attention from his immigration policies Tuesday, as a report from a research institute undercut his campaign rhetoric on newcomers and two new polls placed his Coalition Avenir Quebec in a virtual tie with
RCMP introduce traffic 'scarecrow' in bid to prevent speeding in Coquitlam, B.C.

RCMP introduce traffic 'scarecrow' in bid to prevent speeding in Coquitlam, B.C.

COQUITLAM, B.C. — The RCMP is borrowing an idea from the United Kingdom by using a cut-out of a police officer to try and slow down traffic in Coquitlam, B.C.