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Fate of N.B. clinic speaks to unfinished fight for abortion access in region

Fate of N.B. clinic speaks to unfinished fight for abortion access in region

ST. JOHN'S, N.L.
Quebec man found guilty of first-degree murder in slaying of ex-wife, stranger

Quebec man found guilty of first-degree murder in slaying of ex-wife, stranger

ST-JEROME, Que. — A Quebec man was found guilty of first-degree murder Saturday in the stabbing death of his ex-wife and the fatal beating of an elderly motorist he carjacked while on the run from authorities.
Quebec town's moose statue won't seek to supplant Moose Jaw, Sask.'s famed Mac

Quebec town's moose statue won't seek to supplant Moose Jaw, Sask.'s famed Mac

MONTREAL — Mac the Moose can rest easy — a Quebec town that wants to build its own massive moose statue next year says it doesn't want to challenge the record for the world's tallest, recently regained by the famed Moose Jaw, Sask.
Prison needle use should be supervised to ensure safety, guards say

Prison needle use should be supervised to ensure safety, guards say

OTTAWA — Setting up supervised injection sites at federal institutions is the way to go if the Correctional Service plans to continue making needles available to drug-using inmates, prison guards say.

Quebec ticket claims Friday night's $32 million Lotto Max jackpot

TORONTO — This has been a lucrative weekend for someone in Quebec. A single ticket sold in the province claimed the $32 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw. The jackpot for the next draw on Oct. 22 will be approximately $10 million.
Leaders trade accusations of desperation tactics as campaign heads down to wire

Leaders trade accusations of desperation tactics as campaign heads down to wire

OTTAWA — The three main party leaders accused one another of desperation tactics Friday as they sprinted towards the finish line in an election campaign that has yet to produce a clear front-runner.
B.C. wants regions to win economically from marijuana edibles: solicitor general

B.C. wants regions to win economically from marijuana edibles: solicitor general

VANCOUVER — British Columbia's solicitor general says the province wants to see as much small-scale production as possible for marijuana edibles to allow for regional economic development.
Not a political question: Thunberg calls for climate action in Alberta

Not a political question: Thunberg calls for climate action in Alberta

EDMONTON — Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg marched into the middle of Canada's oilpatch Friday to urge people to stop fighting each other, focus on the science and take action.
Probation for some new Alberta bus, truck drivers after Broncos family pressure

Probation for some new Alberta bus, truck drivers after Broncos family pressure

EDMONTON — Alberta's transportation minister says there will be a two-year probationary period for thousands of bus and truck drivers who passed their exams before new training rules took effect.

Two accused of stealing truck, taking owner for a harrowing ride are charged

KAMLOOPS, B.C. — A man and woman face charges arising from an incident where the owner of a flatbed truck was seen clinging to the back of the vehicle as it careened through Kamloops, B.C.