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'We're going to act:' Military investigating reservist for hate group link

'We're going to act:' Military investigating reservist for hate group link

WINNIPEG — The commander of the Canadian Army says the military will take action if an investigation finds that a reserve member in Manitoba participated in a hate group. Master Cpl.
Alberta oil curtailment rules extended to late 2020 as pipeline delays persist

Alberta oil curtailment rules extended to late 2020 as pipeline delays persist

CALGARY — A program that allows the Alberta government to impose production caps on oil companies is being extended by a year as delays in building new market-opening pipelines persist.
Court approves release of video, affidavits ahead of Huawei executive's trial

Court approves release of video, affidavits ahead of Huawei executive's trial

VANCOUVER — A senior B.C. Supreme Court judge has agreed with what she calls a "somewhat unusual" request to provide documents and a video directly to media ahead of an extradition hearing for Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou.
Workers escorted away during Border Services probe at Vancouver horse track

Workers escorted away during Border Services probe at Vancouver horse track

VANCOUVER — Several people were removed form a Vancouver horse racing track this week as part of an investigation by the Canada Border Services Agency.
Trudeau says falling news revenues and tech giants will be discussed at G7 summit

Trudeau says falling news revenues and tech giants will be discussed at G7 summit

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the issue of declining news revenues amid domination by tech giants will be discussed at the G7 leaders' summit in France later this week.
Leaders, moderators confirmed for 2019 English, French debates

Leaders, moderators confirmed for 2019 English, French debates

OTTAWA — Five party leaders have confirmed they will participate in two major televised election debates in October, the media group producing the events announced Tuesday.
Scheer promises EI tax credit for new parents if Conservatives form government

Scheer promises EI tax credit for new parents if Conservatives form government

OTTAWA — Andrew Scheer made a pre-campaign play for parental votes Tuesday as he promised that a Conservative government would introduce a tax credit for new mothers and fathers receiving special employment insurance benefits so they can stay home wi

Ethics committee to decide whether to dig deeper into SNC-Lavalin report

OTTAWA — Six Liberal MPs will be the ones to decide whether the federal ethics watchdog will speak publicly about his scathing report on how Prime Minister Justin Trudeau handled the SNC-Lavalin affair.
Military hopes for post-Norman stability as new army commander installed

Military hopes for post-Norman stability as new army commander installed

OTTAWA — Cannons boomed on Parliament Hill Tuesday as the military installed a new Canadian Army commander, hoping to march past years of instability in the most senior ranks over the failed prosecution of Vice-Admiral Mark Norman.

Music composer from France killed by bear while working in northern Canada

YELLOWKNIFE — A Canadian composer living in France has been killed while working in the Northwest Territories. French media reports say Julien Gauthier was attacked last week by a bear.