Quebecers stranded by Haiti protests arrive back in Montreal

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The vacationers, who had been unable to return home because of violent street protests in Haiti, were transported by helicopter to the airport in Port-au-Prince, the capital, then flown to Montreal.  More...

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Pence presses allies on Iran, Venezuela as Canada urges multilateralism

As U.S. Vice-President Mike Pence launched a renewed rebuke of European powers over their position on Iran and Venezuela on Saturday, leaders from Canada and Germany defended their own multilateral vision for More...

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Pope defrocks former U.S. cardinal over sex abuse

Pope Francis has defrocked former U.S. cardinal Theodore McCarrick after Vatican officials found him guilty of soliciting for sex while hearing confession and of sexual crimes against minors and adults, the Holy More...

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'You can smell crude in the air': Train carrying oil derails in western Manitoba

CN Rail is working to clean up an oil leak after nearly 40 train cars carrying crude oil derailed near a western Manitoba village early Saturday morning.  More...

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How Trump just undermined his case for an emergency over the border wall

With a self-defeating sound bite on Friday, U.S. President Donald Trump embarked on a legally dubious “emergency” course to build his border wall, setting up a constitutional clash and sparking anxieties More...

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Gunman who killed 5 at Illinois workplace 'was being terminated,' police say

Police say a gunman who killed five people at suburban Chicago business was 15-year employee who was being fired.  More...

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Alberta missionaries stranded by unrest in Haiti to be evacuated by helicopter Saturday

A group of missionaries from Alberta who are stranded in Haiti by violent protests are now scheduled to begin departing from the country early Saturday morning at their own expense.  More...

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Police lay 1st-degree murder charge against father of girl found dead after Amber Alert

A man who had picked up his 11-year-old daughter to celebrate her birthday has been charged with first-degree murder after her body was found in his basement apartment following an Amber Alert, police in Brampton, More...

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Gunman kills 5 in workplace shooting near Chicago

Police say five people were killed in a shooting at a suburban Chicago business Friday.  More...

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By admin On Friday, February 15th, 2019
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Amid violence in Haiti, Canadian government delays deportations

A spokesperson for the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) said the decision was made Friday but did not indicate how long the moratorium may last.  More...