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PM condemns hateful, 'toxic segments' of society after New Zealand shooting

PM condemns hateful, 'toxic segments' of society after New Zealand shooting

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau delivered an emotional clarion call Monday as he urged people of all political stripes to turn the page on hateful ideology and condemn the sort of intolerance that fuelled the brutal killing of 50 Muslims in Ne
Liberal budget to applaud Canada's economy, but who deserves credit?

Liberal budget to applaud Canada's economy, but who deserves credit?

OTTAWA — When the Liberals release the last budget of their mandate Tuesday, Canadians can expect to hear arguments that years of deficit spending have put the economy on stronger footing.
Flood threat rising in Manitoba's Red River Valley as spring melt looms

Flood threat rising in Manitoba's Red River Valley as spring melt looms

WINNIPEG — Heavy snowfall in the United States has raised the threat of flooding in Manitoba's Red River Valley this spring. The Manitoba government says conditions have worsened since its first flood outlook last month.
Quebec convenes experts to support sexual and domestic violence victims

Quebec convenes experts to support sexual and domestic violence victims

MONTREAL — The Quebec government has convened a panel of experts and given it one year to come up with recommendations on improving support for sexual assault and domestic violence victims, who often feel let down by the system.
Canada extends Iraq and Ukraine military missions to 2021 and 2022

Canada extends Iraq and Ukraine military missions to 2021 and 2022

OTTAWA — Canada has learned a lot about how to protect against foreign election meddling through its support of Ukraine in its ongoing battles with Russia, says Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland.
Ontario appeal court overturns ruling of harassment against RCMP sergeant

Ontario appeal court overturns ruling of harassment against RCMP sergeant

TORONTO — Ontario's highest court has overturned a ruling that granted an RCMP sergeant more than $100,000 in damages for years of harassment by superiors, saying the judge made several legal and factual errors.
Former PM apologizes for referring to Ontario politician as a 'little girl'

Former PM apologizes for referring to Ontario politician as a 'little girl'

TORONTO — Former prime minister Brian Mulroney apologized Monday for using the term "little girl" to refer to an Ontario politician who left the Progressive Conservative caucus over cuts to francophone services.
NDP's Jagmeet Singh steps into the House of Commons, making history

NDP's Jagmeet Singh steps into the House of Commons, making history

OTTAWA — Nearly 18 months after taking over the leadership of the federal New Democrats, Jagmeet Singh made his long-awaited parliamentary debut Monday as he became the first visible minority to lead a federal political party in the House of Commons.
Quebec First Nation and feds reach claims agreement for more than $116 million

Quebec First Nation and feds reach claims agreement for more than $116 million

OTTAWA — A Quebec First Nation has reached an agreement to settle 29 claims with the federal government and receive $116 million.

The Globe and Mail leads 2018 National Newspaper Award nominations

TORONTO — The Globe and Mail has received the most nominations for the 2018 National Newspaper Awards, with 20 out of 63 finalists for the distinction. The Toronto Star and La Presse are in second place with six nominations each.