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Trudeau expected to shuffle federal cabinet Monday: source

Trudeau expected to shuffle federal cabinet Monday: source

OTTAWA — A senior government official says Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is expected to shuffle the federal cabinet on Monday. This will be the third time the prime minister switches up his roster this year.
New Manitoba consultant was behind sweeping education changes in Nova Scotia

New Manitoba consultant was behind sweeping education changes in Nova Scotia

WINNIPEG — The Manitoba government will be getting advice on education reform from a consultant who recently prompted Nova Scotia to eliminate elected school boards and make other sweeping changes.

Migrant farm worker review prompts renewed calls for reforms, protections

OTTAWA — In midsummer 2018, while many Canadians were enjoying cold drinks on a hot day, a group of migrant farm labourers in Southern Ontario made a desperate phone call.
19 years after her murder in India, husband still haunted by wife's last words

19 years after her murder in India, husband still haunted by wife's last words

VANCOUVER — The last words Sukhwinder Singh Mithu remembers from his wife were a plea to her killers. "Don't hurt my Mithu. Don't hit him," he recalls Jaswinder (Jassi) Kaur Sidhu uttering.
Quebec City Muslim worshippers condemn fatal New Zealand mosque attacks

Quebec City Muslim worshippers condemn fatal New Zealand mosque attacks

QUEBEC — A little more than two years after their own community came under attack, Muslims in Quebec City said they were in shock over the mass shootings at two New Zealand mosques Friday that claimed at least 49 lives.

No winning ticket for Friday night's $25.8 million Lotto Max jackpot

TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $25.8 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw. That means the jackpot for the next draw on Mar. 22 will be approximately $36 million. The Canadian Press
CP NewsAlert: Amber Alert issued for eight-year-old boy in Edmonton

CP NewsAlert: Amber Alert issued for eight-year-old boy in Edmonton

Edmonton police have updated the Amber Alert they issued for an eight-year-old boy who they say was abducted by his mother Friday afternoon.
Council of Saskatchewan city apologizes for comments in group home debate

Council of Saskatchewan city apologizes for comments in group home debate

WEYBURN, Sask. — City council in Weyburn, Sask., has apologized to residents and other Canadians for using insensitive words after a controversial decision to reject a care home for people with disabilities.

Rock star Burton Cummings tells Saskatchewan dance studio to turn down the music

MOOSE JAW, Sask. — Burton Cummings used to play some of the loudest rock in Canada, but now he's trying to get a neighbouring dance studio in Saskatchewan to turn down its tunes.
Ottawa, B.C. announce five-year salmon restoration fund to rebuild wild stocks

Ottawa, B.C. announce five-year salmon restoration fund to rebuild wild stocks

VICTORIA — The federal and British Columbia governments are preparing to cast a net to find new ways of protecting wild salmon habitat and restoring stocks.