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Kenney more confident in his leadership following United Conservative Party meeting

Kenney more confident in his leadership following United Conservative Party meeting

CALGARY — Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says he is more confident in his leadership after a three-day annual general meeting of the United Conservative Party than he has felt in a "very long time.
Tory vaccination status in spotlight after MP tests positive on eve of new Parliament

Tory vaccination status in spotlight after MP tests positive on eve of new Parliament

OTTAWA — Concern over the vaccination status of Conservative MPs was front and centre on the eve of a new session of Parliament after one of them tested positive for COVID-19.
Top Ukrainian official says more support needed as Russia masses troops near border

Top Ukrainian official says more support needed as Russia masses troops near border

HALIFAX — A senior Ukrainian government official is urging Canada to bolster its support for the eastern European country as it faces a renewed threat from Russian forces along its border.
'We lost everything': Many residents in Princeton, B.C. still digging out from flood

'We lost everything': Many residents in Princeton, B.C. still digging out from flood

PRINCETON, BRITISH COLUMBIA — Mario Loutef had little sleep over the four days leading up to Saturday, when he piled his ruined belongings in the street outside his home in Princeton, B.C.
Decades worth of festering moose jawbones have much to say about N.L. ecology

Decades worth of festering moose jawbones have much to say about N.L. ecology

ST. JOHN'S, N.L.
Anti-hate groups fear wording problems may delay a new law tackling vitriol online

Anti-hate groups fear wording problems may delay a new law tackling vitriol online

OTTAWA — A coalition of advocacy groups is urging the federal government to stick with its promise to take immediate action on online hate speech and to include steps to tackle the issue in Tuesday’s throne speech.
Belarus pro-democracy advocate praises Canada's anti-authoritarian stand

Belarus pro-democracy advocate praises Canada's anti-authoritarian stand

OTTAWA — From the safe confines of Washington, D.C. and his comfortable World Bank job, Valery Kavaleuski was powerless to resist the riptide of democratic reform washing over his homeland of Belarus last summer.

Ontario ticket holder wins Saturday's $7.5 million Lotto 649 jackpot

TORONTO — A ticket holder in Ontario won Saturday's $7.5 million Lotto 649 jackpot. And the draw's guaranteed $1 million prize went to a lottery player in British Columbia. The jackpot for the next Lotto 649 draw on Nov.
Death toll rises to four as B.C. officials warn about next 'atmospheric river'

Death toll rises to four as B.C. officials warn about next 'atmospheric river'

Senior government officials in British Columbia warned residents on Saturday to brace for another round of weekend rainstorms even as the death toll from floods triggered by the last round of extreme weather continued to rise.
'I know that many of you are angry with me': Kenney speaks to UCP tensions during AGM

'I know that many of you are angry with me': Kenney speaks to UCP tensions during AGM

CALGARY — Alberta Premier Jason Kenney is acknowledging tensions within his United Conservative party, while the UCP president is pleading with members to remain united under the camp's banner.
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