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Supreme Court Won’t Review Ruling in Favour of Officer Who Refused to Euthanize Bears

The Supreme Court of Canada will not review a lower-court ruling that was a victory for a conservation officer who refused to euthanize two bear cubs. Bryce… Read more »

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TC Energy Cutting More Than 1,000 Keystone XL Construction Jobs as Work Halted

TC Energy Corp. is planning to eliminate more than 1,000 construction jobs related to its decision to halt work on its Keystone XL pipeline expansion project.

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Changes in Indian Farm Laws Could Benefit Canada, Experts Say

Changes in India’s farm laws could potentially open up one of the world’s most populous markets and are being closely watched by Canada’s agricultural and economic sectors, say experts.

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As Alberta Debates Coal Mining, Industry Already Affecting Once-Protected Rockies

Coal mining impacts are already occurring in Alberta’s Rocky Mountains even as debate intensifies over the industry’s presence in one of the province’s most beloved landscapes.

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CFIB Says More Than 200,000 Canadian Businesses Could Close Permanently During COVID-19 Crisis

More than 200,000 Canadian businesses could close permanently during the COVID-19 crisis, throwing millions of people out of work as the resurgence of the virus worsens across… Read more »

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Senior Hospital Staffer “Retires” After Family Member Vaccinated Without Appointment

A senior staff member at an Ontario hospital has retired after a relative was vaccinated against COVID-19 at a clinic intended for health-care workers. Headwaters Health Care… Read more »

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Care Home Residents Prioritized: Alberta Begins Second Doses of COVID-19 Vaccine

Alberta’s chief medical officer of health says the province has begun administering second doses of the vaccine.

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Biden Delivers on Promise to Cancel Keystone XL Permit; TC Energy Halts Project

Newly inaugurated U.S. President Joe Biden carried out his campaign promise to tear up the presidential permit keeping the Keystone XL expansion alive on Wednesday, hours after the pipeline owner said it would halt work on the project.

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Canadian Creates ‘Huge,’ ‘Tremendous’ Donald Trump Snow Sculpture

A massive snow sculpture on a St. John’s lawn depicting former United States President Donald Trump drowning in a sea of blue drew visitors all day on… Read more »

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Schools in Only 7 Southern Ontario Regions to Open in-Person Jan. 25, Rest Stay Online

Schools in just seven public health units in southern Ontario will reopen to in-person learning on Monday while the rest will continue teaching students online, the province… Read more »

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Five Killed by Christmas Tree Fires in Ontario This Season: Fire Marshal

Provincial officials say dry Christmas trees caused two recent fatal fires in Ontario. A spokeswoman with the Office of the Fire Marshal says most recently, four people… Read more »

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Nova Scotia Man Tries to Kill His Dog With Handgun, Wounds Young Man Instead

A Nova Scotia man who fired a shot at his own dog is facing charges because the bullet hit a young man instead. The RCMP say the… Read more »

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Vaccine Myths Running Rampant Online Among All Age Groups, Ontario Docs Say

Dangerous misinformation about COVID-19 vaccines is spreading on social media among all age groups and could harm Canada’s efforts to end the pandemic, the head of the… Read more »

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Students at VP Kamala Harris’s Montreal Alma Mater Say Her Rise Serves as Inspiration

Students at Montreal’s Westmount High School spent the morning watching a former graduate ascend to one of the highest political offices in the world, serving as a reminder that nothing is out of their grasp.

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Statcan Study Finds Some Correlation Between Child and Parent Fitness Levels

A new study links the fitness level of Canadian children to that of their parents. The StatCan analysis suggests a child’s aerobic fitness, muscular strength and flexibility… Read more »

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Conservative MP Derek Sloan Ejected From Party Caucus For “Destructive Behaviour”: O’Toole

Controversial MP Derek Sloan was kicked out of the Conservative caucus Wednesday, a move party leader Erin O’Toole said was due to a “pattern of destructive behaviour”… Read more »

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Westjet’s 737 Max to Be First to Return to Canadian Skies After Global Grounding

WestJet says that tomorrow it will operate the first commercial flight of the Boeing 737 MAX since the aircraft was cleared to fly again in Canadian airspace.

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Canadians Tune in to Joe Biden Inauguration Amid Pandemic Threat, Violence Concerns

Canadians tuned in Wednesday with a mixture of relief and optimism to watch the swearing in of Joe Biden as U.S. president amid concerns about potential violence… Read more »

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Nova Scotia RCMP Seize Fake Unmarked Police Car and Arrest Suspect in Antigonish

Nine months after a man driving a replica RCMP cruiser killed 22 people in Nova Scotia, the Mounties have arrested another man for allegedly impersonating an officer… Read more »

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World Freestyle, Snowboard Championship in Calgary Won’t Happen

Calgary will not host the world snowboard and freestyle championship next month. The international governing body of skiing (FIS), Freestyle Canada and Canada Snowboard have abandoned plans… Read more »

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Bank of Canada Keep Key Rate at 0.25 per Cent, Warns of Economic Decline in 2021

Canada’s central bank will update its economic forecast for the country that will offer a window when it expects a recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic to take hold.

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TC Energy Halts Spending on Keystone XL, Says It’s ‘Disappointed’ With Biden Move

Work on the Keystone XL project is being suspended in anticipation of U.S. president-elect Joe Biden revoking its vital presidential permit once he is sworn in, Calgary-based… Read more »

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Speedtest by Ookla: Canada’s Fastest Internet Providers & Places with Fastest Internet Connection

Speedtest by Ookla is used by millions around the world to test the speed and performance of their internet connection. The company released the latest Global Index… Read more »

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Statistics Canada Says Annual Pace of Inflation Slowed in December 2020 to 0.7 per Cent

The annual rate of inflation slowed in December as the pace of rising food prices decreased and the cost of air travel compared with a year earlier… Read more »