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Andrew Scheer resigns: What (and who) could be next for the Conservatives
Andrew Scheer's resignation as Conservative leader has propelled the party into a leadership contest.
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Top Canadian prospect Lafreniere should be good to go for tournament
Chill out, Canada. Alexis Lafreniere’s nagging ankle woes, which kept him off the ice this week in Oakville, shouldn’t slow him down when the world junior tournament opens Boxing Day in the Czech Republic. “It got better over the last couple of days,” the returning Canadian forward and NHL top prospect said on the final […]
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Couple accused in Scarborough street robbery
A man charged with robbery and fraud of a senior in Durham nine months ago now faces similar allegations in Toronto. Durham Regional Police charged Constantin Constantin, 27, of Toronto, with robbery and fraud under $5,000 in March, alleging he robbed an 86-year-old man in the parking lot of Casino Ajax. Cops in Durham previously […]
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SCHEER RESIGNS: Tory leader steps down to spend time with family
WATCH ABOVE as the Sun’s political columnists Brian Lilley and Anthony Furey look into why Conservative leader Andrew Scheer is stepping down. What do YOU think? Tweet and Facebook us! And don’t forget to subscribe to our YouTube Channel. 
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Pentagon watchdog to audit border wall contract due to proposal concerns
Fisher Sand and Gravel Co. was awarded a contract Dec. 2 to build 31 miles of wall in Arizona, and had made a number of appearances on Trump’s favourite cable news channel — Fox News — talking about his desire to win a contract.
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Live in the Okanagan: Take a break from the holidays to enjoy local talent
Take a break from all the holiday events and family dinners and hit these great shows happening around the Okanagan this week. Need a little more information about a particular show? Click on the hyperlink over the venue to be directed to the Facebook event page. Vernon Friday, Dec. 13  Earnest Anyway at Record City ...
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‘That wonderful gift you get when you give’: Tom Jackson on 2019’s Huron Carole
Tom Jackson, best known for his television roles on shows like North of 60, will return to the Manitoba capital on Saturday as part of his long-running Huron Carole fundraiser.
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‘The Matrix 4’ shares the same release date as ‘John Wick 4’
Keanu Reeves might be in a bit of a pickle come 2021 when he's trying to decide which world premiere to attend.
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Plenty of talk, not much action familiar winter meetings story for Blue Jays
SAN DIEGO — Whether in California or Las Vegas, Florida or Maryland, the baseball winter meeting have not exactly been fertile ground for the current Blue Jays front office over the past four years. In fact, the yield was once again so meager that expectations will continue to be muted. Assistant general manager Joe Sheehan […]
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Over 150 pets adopted from Simcoe County, Ont. SPCA animal centres this season
With Christmas just two weeks away, animals at shelters in Barrie, Orillia and Midland are looking for homes.
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Maple Leaf changes don’t include Freddy Andersen in tilt with Flames
CALGARY — Sheldon Keefe decided to get adventurous with his Thursday night lineup against the Flames – except in goal. While wingers Kasperi Kapanen and Pierre Engvall had promotions based on the morning skate, Frederik Andersen will play his season high sixth straight game. With ample days off before Saturday against the Edmonton Oilers and […]
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Montreal purchases 140 hectares in western Pierrefonds from Grilli
Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante announced the city will acquire 140 hectares in the western part of Pierrefonds-Roxboro for $73 million.
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Failure to tackle climate crisis will lead to economic disaster, UN chief warns
UN chief Guterres urged officials from almost 200 countries to embrace the economic opportunities that come with cutting greenhouse gases.
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GUNNED DOWN: Man, 22, ID’d as city’s latest murder victim
The city’s 67th homicide victim of the year has been identified as 22-year-old Jeremy Vincent Urbina. Toronto Police responded to a shooting at 11 Field Sparroway — near Finch Ave. E. and Leslie St. — and located a man with gunshot wounds who was pronounced dead at the scene. Two suspects were seen fleeing the […]
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Warrant issued for Surrey, B.C. men on Ontario sex trafficking charges
One of the men is already sought on a Canada-wide warrant for kidnapping charges in British Columbia.
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Toronto police release more photos of missing American woman whose two children died in a 2014 tornado
April Burkle was last seen in downtown Toronto on Oct. 22.
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HASSAN: Let’s keep up the pressure for Kovrig and Spavor
Let’s hope China is extending special treatment to the two Canadian men it has held since last December. Consultant and former diplomat Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor, who facilitates cultural exchanges with North Korea, were apprehended on the vague pretext of “endangering national security”. What is disturbing is that this means the two men are […]
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Winnipeg police warn of gift card scam
Winnipeg police say scammers have been stealing inactive prepaid cards in their packaging from local retail stores and replacing them with blank or used cards.
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The most influential Canadian policy-maker of the year? Chinese president Xi Jinping: Macdonald-Laurier Institute
Every year, the Ottawa-based think tank names the person or organization that has had the greatest impact — positive or negative — on Canadian public policy.
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‘We have a decade to try and figure out a future for Coronach’
Population projections for the Town of Coronach and the RM of Hart Butte include a 42 per cent population loss by 2036 and an additional population loss of 25 per cent by 2041
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HANSON: Is Trump the only adult in the room?
Donald Trump certainly is mercurial at times. He can be uncouth. But then again, no president in modern memory has been on the receiving end of such overwhelmingly negative media coverage and a three-year effort to abort his presidency, beginning the day after his election. Do we remember the effort to subvert the Electoral College […]
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‘Peloton lady’ Monica Ruiz blames her ‘eyebrows’ for ad’s viral fame
Monica Ruiz, the actress who starred in Peloton's controversial holiday ad, spoke to TODAY alongside Canadian actor Ryan Reynolds.
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Concordia appoints Graham Carr as university’s new president
Concordia's new president is a Quebec native who joined the university's history department in 1983 after earning his PhD from the University of Maine.
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B.C. heritage town makes effort to remember, move on from tragic past
Near Cranbrook, what was once St. Eugene Mission residential school is now a successful enterprise that is 100 per cent owned by Indigenous peoples.
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U.S., China reach deal in principle on trade: source
The White House was expected to make an announcement later on Thursday, a source told Reuters.
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Peter Howell: Clint Eastwood and Sam Rockwell on ‘the ultimate American screw-over’
Eastwood and Sam Rockwell of ‘Richard Jewell’ reflect on social media, rushing to judgment, efficiency on the job, and more.
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Patients will ‘slip through the cracks’ under proposed Alberta health-care changes, say some doctors
Doctors and advocates are warning of the negative impacts for patients that could result from the province’s proposed changes to health care, pitched to the Alberta Medical Association last month. Meanwhile, some Calgary clinics are already bracing for the possible changes.
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Rick Salutin: Beware the high tech villains in your midst
Uber continues getting away with mayhem, based largely on self-spun myths.
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Less stress flying over holidays with tips from Saskatoon Airport Authority
There are tips for air travellers who are looking to make the holiday season less stressful during the busiest time of the year.
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Police identify suspect in central Edmonton homicide
Investigators are looking for 31-year-old Michael Tyrel Arnold in connection with the fatal shooting in the Oliver neighbourhood on Dec. 3.
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DriveBC’s highway webcam network grows by 30 cameras, 71 more views
The Ministry of Transportation says DriveBC's network now features 457 cameras delivering 873 views.
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Judith Timson: The meaning behind the scarf on the chair in the Kathleen Wynne portrait
The portrait is an historical record of having been Premier, and in Wynne’s case, an important one, Judith Timson writes.
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Minivan full of hockey equipment stolen in Guelph: police
Police say a woman was awoken to the sound of her dog barking and saw her minivan being driven out of the driveway.
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DUMBEST DON: Ailing mobster Peter Gotti wants out of prison
Former mob chieftain Peter Gotti will soon be a Gonefella, his lawyer said. His legal eagle claim the 80-year-old mobster is near death and seeking a compassionate release. “We are truly afraid he is dying now, he feels he is,” James Craven wrote in court papers Tuesday, the New York Post reports. “As his lawyer, […]
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Teen arrested after threats allegedly made against Lower Sackville school
In a news release Thursday, Nova Scotia RCMP said they learned of the threats on Dec. 7 just before 6 p.m.
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PQ backs calls for postponement of Deux-Montagnes line shutdown
Five commuter train stations are slated to be closed starting Jan. 1 to allow for construction work to proceed on the new $6.3-billion Réseau express métropolitain.
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Bail decision expected Monday for Montreal blogger who glorified Polytechnique gunman
Jean-Claude Rochefort, 70, faces charges of inciting hatred towards women after investigators found what was described as “disturbing” writing published under the pseudonym Rick Flashman on a “hateful, anti-feminist blog.”
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Thomas Walkom: New NAFTA has some wins but still a bad deal
From the beginning, NAFTA has been a misnomer. It was never about free trade in the pure sense. The U.S. retained the right to ignore the strictures of free trade whenever it chose.
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Man, 21, killed in Oakville crash
Police said the collision occurred at Winston Park Drive and Portland Drive around 1:15 p.m. Wednesday
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Customer, security guard stop Winnipeg bank robber
Lee Patterson, 53, is charged with four counts of robbery, three counts of wearing a disguise with intent, and possession of a weapon.
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Winnipeg man charged for stabbing at vehicle, threatening driver
Winnipeg police needed to use a Taser to subdue a man found swinging a knife at vehicles at a busy south Winnipeg intersection Wednesday night.
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Dubai, Iran and 3 men who claim innocence tangled in tale of Saskatoon fraud scheme
“The funds were clearly stolen from the city by fraudulent means,” an Ontario judge said in ordering nearly $1.04-million returned to the City of Saskatoon.
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6ix9ine says he had ‘a feeling of relief’ after his arrest
"I had a feeling of relief when I was arrested by the Government because I felt stuck, like the gang had control of my life," 6ix9ine wrote of the Nine Trey Gangsta Blood.
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New Brunswick’s minority government to put bill to confidence vote
Premier Blaine Higgs says the legislation needs to pass before the end of the month, and he will make the decision a confidence vote.
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Movie review: Movie Minute Richard Jewell
New film based on the targeting of security guard Richard Jewell after a bomb went off at the Atlanta Olympic Games
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Edmonton Eskimos hire Scott Milanovich as new head coach
The Edmonton Eskimos have hired Scott Milanovich as the team's new head coach.
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New class action requests allege sex abuse by religious institutions
Requests target the dioceses St-Jean-Longueuil and Joliette, and the religious orders St-Vincent-de-Paul and Frères de St-Gabriel.
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