Small-town mayors say provincial promise to add 500 more RCMP will force them to raise taxes


The province announced Wednesday that small and rural communities will have to start paying for RCMP starting next year.
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'Kind of lacking:' Injured Bronco wonders why Canada won't fund spinal surgery
A hockey player paralyzed in the Humboldt Broncos bus crash says it feels good to be home after spending five weeks in Thailand, where he underwent spinal surgery.
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After knife attack on Appalachian Trail, Canadian hiker shares plan to finish trek
A Canadian woman who was brutally attacked and left for dead on the Appalachian Trail in May has a story of determination, survival, and inspiration.
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Pittsburgh faces Montreal, looks for 6th straight home win
Montreal Canadiens (13-11-6, fourth in the Atlantic Division) vs. Pittsburgh Penguins (17-9-4, fourth in the Metropolitan Division)
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Winnipeg hosts Detroit after Scheifele’s 2-goal game
Detroit Red Wings (7-21-3, eighth in the Atlantic Division) vs. Winnipeg Jets (18-10-2, third in the Central Division)
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Dec. 9, 2019
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Wealth of Canadians divided along racial lines, says report on income inequality
Canadians who identify as visible minorities do not have the same access to investments and other sources of wealth as non-racialized people, suggests a new report on income inequality that looks at the financial impact of racism beyond jobs and wages.
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Search and rescue operation underway after New Zealand volcano eruption
White Island is currently home to around 100 people, but police say not all of them have been accounted for amid a volcanic eruption.
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Decrepit Strathcona home likely added to Vancouver Heritage Register as part of development deal
320 Union Street is one of two properties that Gil Kelley — general manager of planning, urban design and sustainability — wants added to the register's A-class list.
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WHL Roundup: Sunday, December 8, 2019
Jake Christiansen had back-to-back goals as the Everett Silvertips rallied past the Calgary Hitmen 6-3 on Sunday in Western Hockey League action..
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Edmonton Oilers sliced in overtime by Sabres
Colin Miller scored 1:13 into overtime to give the Buffalo Sabres a 3-2 win over the Edmonton Oilers Sunday night at Rogers Place. “We came out and we didn’t have the right mindset early on,” Oilers head coach Dave Tippett said. “I think we thought we got a couple guys back in the lineup and...
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Patriots booed by their fans halfway through first regular season home loss in 20 games
Like the New England Patriots or not, it’s difficult to deny that officiating played a role in their loss to the Kansas City Chiefs that, ahem, one of us correctly predicted. When Bill Belichick had to use his second and final challenge to get a Travis Kelce fumble ruled correctly, he had none left for […]
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The women of ‘Portrait of a Lady on Fire’ blaze a new path
It’s a sumptuous period romance set in 18th-century France about women making art free of traditional male frameworks. And the same could be said for the film itself, one crafted by women striving for new cinematic dynamics and new images.
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Estonia’s first Chinese lantern festival begins, features 40-meter long dragon
The festival runs until Jan. 12 and organizers are hoping to attract more than 100,000 people. 
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Bombardier business jet workers ratify new contract
Unionized workers who do finishing on 6500 and 7500 series Bombardier aircraft ratified a deal in principle reached last week.
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Trump reportedly brought two officers he cleared of war crimes onstage at fundraiser
A Republican official said the officers were guests and Trump called them up when he learned they were at the Florida event.
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Raptors fall to Philly, lose three straight for first time in more than a year
Lowry scores 26 for Toronto but team has struggled since he and Ibaka returned from injuries.
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Nanaimo blues musician blasts ‘worthless scum’ who ransacked, destroyed mom’s home
The Gogo family says property crime is a constant issue in Nanaimo.
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New Zealand's White Island volcano erupts
New Zealand authorities say a volcano on White Island has erupted, raising alert levels to four, on a scale where five represents a major volcanic eruption
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Tourists injured, missing in eruption of New Zealand volcano
A volcano on a small New Zealand island frequented by tourists erupted Monday, and a number of people were missing and injured after the blast.
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1 dead, others missing in eruption of New Zealand volcano
A volcano on a small New Zealand island frequented by tourists erupted with a large plume of ash and steam Monday, killing one person and leaving others injured or missing.
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5 dead, many more missing in eruption of New Zealand volcano
A New Zealand volcanic island erupted Monday in a tower of ash and steam while dozens of tourists were exploring the moon-like surface, killing five people and leaving many more missing.
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1 dead, many more missing in eruption of New Zealand volcano
A New Zealand volcanic island spewed a massive eruption of ash and steam while dozens of tourists were exploring it on Monday afternoon, and the site was still too dangerous hours later for police and rescuers to search for the missing.
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This woman with an incurable disease wants to end her life, but can't get assisted death
An Ontario woman is sharing her story of living with an incurable disease to help explain why she and others want the federal government to make medically assisted death easier to access.
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Trump says Kim Jong Un risks losing ‘everything’ after North Korea claims major test
Trump told reporters in June 2018 after his first summit with Kim that North Korea had pledged to dismantle one of its missile installations, which U.S. officials later identified as Sohae
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Marvin Miller, Ted Simmons headed to Cooperstown
The union leader and the former catcher were voted into the Baseball Hall of Fame by the modern committee.
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Candlelit vigil remembers Edmonton and area impaired driving crash victims
Families of victims of impaired driving took time to remember their loved ones at a vigil during the holiday season.
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'You violated, objectified, embarrassed me': U.S. reporter groped on live T.V.
The U.S. reporter who was groped on live television took to Twitter to say how she’d felt violated and embarrassed after the incident was captured on video and went viral.
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Elizabeth Warren discloses past legal work, showing $2 million in compensation
Democratic candidate Elizabeth Warren already put out 11 years of tax returns in April and has called on other candidates to follow suit.
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Metro Vancouver commuters gear up for potential SkyTrain shutdown
Despite talks over the weekend, the union representing 900 SkyTrain workers and their employer couldn't come to a deal by Sunday.
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49ers-Saints appear destined to meet in a fireworks filled NFC championship game
How do you throw five touchdown passes while completing 29-of-40 for 349 yards and still lose the game? Drew Brees had to be asking himself that after a 48-46 setback at the hands of the San Francisco 49ers on home turf. Jimmy Garoppolo also threw for 349 yards, connecting on 26-of-35 for four TDs with […]
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Police say one died in trailer fire north of Edmonton, while another escaped
The blaze in Clyde, Alta., happened on Sunday morning, and police say there were two adults inside the trailer when it broke out.
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EDITORIAL: Get tough on ISIS followers
Terrorists walk freely among us. That is not a sensational statement. It’s the troubling truth — describing how at least 60 Canadians who went abroad to wage jihad alongside terror groups, such as ISIS, are now back in the country, living their lives without consequence. This has been the subject of much heated debate, whether […]
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Former Lebanon PM Hariri re-enters election race after political opponent withdraws
Lebanon’s leading Sunni Muslim politician, Saad al-Hariri, quit as prime minister on Oct. 29, prompted by mass protests.
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Father of murdered Indian woman says her husband pulled trigger, then killed himself
Prabhleen Matharu's father has confirmed Pieter Biermann, 18, shot his daughter with a gun he purchased the same day, nearly three months after they were married.
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Guy Saint-Jacques: No end in sight to the plight of the Two Michaels
Opinion: We should react quickly and firmly when we find instances of interference in Canadian affairs, including among Canadians of Chinese origin, espionage activities or attempts to limit debate on Canadian campuses.
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'We do want to mourn for their souls,' Irish Montrealers say of unearthed remains near Black Rock
Irish Montrealers gathered to honour the human remains unearthed near the Black Rock monument in the Sud-Ouest borough during work on the REM.
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Raptors drop third in a row for first time in over a year
PHILADELPHIA — It has been over a year since the Raptors lost three games in a row, but they’re back in that unfamiliar territory today after a poor shooting night in Philly. Normally the words poor shooting night and Philly conjure up images of Joel Embiid but not in this case. In this case it […]
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‘Hold on to hope’: Former hostage to the two Michaels
Keep the faith! That’s one Canadian’s advice to surviving unfair incarceration inside a Chinese prison to two others now locked up for one year. In Pastor Kevin Garratt’s case, it was faith in God. “The only hope I had, the only way I survived, was because of my faith — my trust that God would […]
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