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School board association could fight Quebec's education bill, with federal help

School board association could fight Quebec's education bill, with federal help

QUEBEC — The association representing Quebec's English-language school boards has been granted federal money to challenge a major Quebec education-reform bill, its vice-president says, days after its largest member renounced similar money under criti
Canada, Ethiopia starting talks towards investment agreement: Trudeau

Canada, Ethiopia starting talks towards investment agreement: Trudeau

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau brought the promise of an investment agreement with Ethiopia and $10 million to help empower African women to the table Saturday as he continued his bid to get African votes for Canada's attempt t
Kenney sets sights on Democratic hopefuls aiming to block Keystone XL pipeline

Kenney sets sights on Democratic hopefuls aiming to block Keystone XL pipeline

WASHINGTON — Jason Kenney opted to join Ontario counterpart Doug Ford in the Democratic doghouse Saturday as the Alberta premier vented his spleen about progressive presidential hopefuls who have vowed to block the controversial Keystone XL pipeline
Wild weather causes 1,250 road accidents across Quebec, dumps 40 centimetres of snow

Wild weather causes 1,250 road accidents across Quebec, dumps 40 centimetres of snow

MONTREAL — Quebecers woke up Saturday to a massive snowfall that helped trigger more than 1,200 road accidents across the province, including a 70-car pileup east of Montreal that closed part of a major highway.
Conservative leadership contenders make pitches on policy, unity at N.S. event

Conservative leadership contenders make pitches on policy, unity at N.S. event

OTTAWA — Call it the Iowa of the federal Conservative leadership race. Just as that state is the first stop on the road to the U.S.
Names in the mix: an updated list of potential Conservative leadership contenders

Names in the mix: an updated list of potential Conservative leadership contenders

OTTAWA — The Conservative leadership race is underway and the deadline to register as a candidate and meet the first round of requirements is Feb. 27.

No winning ticket for Friday night's $40 million Lotto Max jackpot

TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $40 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw. That means the jackpot for the next draw on Feb.
Two groups of Canadians arrive home after evacuation from Wuhan on two flights

Two groups of Canadians arrive home after evacuation from Wuhan on two flights

CFB TRENTON, Ont. — Family members looked forward to reuniting with loved ones after two groups of weary Canadian citizens finally returned home Friday from the centre of a novel coronavirus outbreak in China.

Four more people opposed to northern B.C. gas pipeline arrested: police

SMITHERS, B.C. — RCMP say four people have been arrested in northern British Columbia for breaching an injunction related to opposition against a natural gas pipeline in the territory of the Wet'suwet'en nation.
Liberals face heat as cost of Trans Mountain expansion hits $12.6 billion

Liberals face heat as cost of Trans Mountain expansion hits $12.6 billion

OTTAWA — Expanding the Trans Mountain pipeline will now cost at least $12.6 billion — up from a three-year-old estimate of $7.