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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.
Hockey wife's blog post highlights concerns over vaccine misinformation: experts

Hockey wife's blog post highlights concerns over vaccine misinformation: experts

MONTREAL — An online post by the wife of an NHL star describing her children's "alternative" vaccine schedule highlights how easily misinformation about vaccines can be spread over social media, experts say.

Quebec government doesn't rule out buying SNC-Lavalin shares, Legault says

BROMONT, Que. — Quebec Premier Francois Legault says his government isn't ruling out buying shares in SNC-Lavalin in order to prevent the company from being sold or dismantled.
Getting more oil to market in Canada requires more pipelines, NEB says

Getting more oil to market in Canada requires more pipelines, NEB says

OTTAWA — The National Energy Board says Canada's existing export pipelines are running at maximum efficiency and the only way to realistically get more oil to market through pipelines is to build more of them.
Jury convicts Newfoundland father of first-degree murder of daughter, 5

Jury convicts Newfoundland father of first-degree murder of daughter, 5

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — A Newfoundland mother sobbed Friday after a jury convicted her estranged husband of first-degree murder in the death of their five-year-old daughter.
Wilson-Raybould tells constituents she's sticking with Liberals for 2019 vote

Wilson-Raybould tells constituents she's sticking with Liberals for 2019 vote

OTTAWA — Jody Wilson-Raybould, the former cabinet minister who accused Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of trying to influence her decision in a criminal case against engineering firm SNC-Lavalin, has confirmed she intends to run as a Liberal in the nex
Quebec students join global marches to demand climate change action

Quebec students join global marches to demand climate change action

MONTREAL — A human wave of chanting, sign-waving protesters made their way downtown from the base of Montreal's Mount Royal on Friday as they joined a series of student-led marches around the world demanding that government take action on climate cha