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    Michael Kovrig’s wife says she hopes Biden’s ‘powerful’ words will lead to action

    Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor have been arbitrarily detained by China for two years, and Kovrig’s wife says she hopes…
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    ‘Roar and be heard’: Woman behind Vance allegations calls for independent investigation

    Expert say the Canadian military is facing an institutional ‘crisis’ in the wake of twin military police probes launched into…
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    Could gummed up bills in the House of Commons trigger a federal election?

    Liberals are accusing the Conservatives of systematically blocking the government’s legislative agenda. Read More Source
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    ‘Trump made me do it’ defence for U.S. Capitol rioters a long shot, legal experts say

    Trump was acquitted of inciting the rioters during his second impeachment trial, where Democrats made some of the same arguments…
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    Conservative Leader Erin O’Toole spent over $3.6M on bid for party leadership

    While all leadership candidates for political parties report on how much they’ve raised, how much they spent isn’t required to…
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    Long-running Mile End bookstore says it will be forced to close after landlord demands rent hike

    S.W. Welch Books has been operating for nearly 40 years. But because its landlord is imposing a huge rent increase,…
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    Sajjan not aware of allegations against McDonald prior to appointment: spokesperson

    The spokesperson said that Sajjan had become aware of the allegations ‘a number of weeks after Change of Command,’ but…
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    Conservatives urge salary freeze, independent probe over military misconduct claims

    Adm. Art McDonald and Gen. Jonathan Vance are facing military police investigations amid what experts call a ‘crisis’ for the…
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    Pandemic diplomacy: Trudeau to meet virtually with U.S. secretary of state

    Antony Blinken’s “virtual trips” to Canada and Mexico mark the secretary’s first bilateral video conferences since taking office. Read More…
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    Georgia prosecutor probing Trump’s post-election behaviour: ‘I’m in no rush’

    Fulton County District Attorney Fani Willis is investigating whether Trump and his allies attempted to influence the presidential election in…
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    Chinese police-owned company given visa centre lead under Conservatives: Blair

    Blair said that he could could only assume that authorities permitted the contract that was put in place during the…
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    Settlement agreement reached in veterans’ class-action lawsuit against Quebec, federal governments

    William (Wolf) Solkin was ecstatic about a settlement in the class-action lawsuit he launched against the provincial and federal governments.…
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    Fed’s navy, shipbuilding plan delayed by mismanagement: Auditor general

    Karen Hogan’s warning was contained in a new report that offers a scathing assessment of Ottawa’s multibillion-dollar national shipbuilding strategy.…
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    Canadian military facing ‘crisis’ amid probes into top leaders: experts

    Chief of Defence Staff Adm. Art McDonald stepped aside after a military police probe opened on Wednesday, while Gen. Jonathan…
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    Canada’s chief of defence staff to step aside amid CFNIS investigation: defence minister

    Sajjan said he has appointed Lieutenant-General Wayne Eyre as Acting Chief of the Defence staff. Read More Source
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    U.S. Capitol Police were warned of violence ahead of riot, chief says

    A day earlier, her predecessor as chief testified that police expected an enraged but more typical protest crowd of Donald Trump supporters.…
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    Preliminary numbers suggest low voter turnout in Newfoundland and Labrador election

    Elections Newfoundland and Labrador estimates about 120,000 people contacted them through phone, fax, email and an online portal to request…
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    Former senior military leaders express ‘deep concerns’ after Vance allegations

    Former chief of defence staff Gen. Jonathan Vance is facing allegations of inappropriate behaviour with two female subordinates, including while…
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    Anand won’t say whether Canada waived right to sue over vaccine delays

    More fulsome details of the European Union’s contract with AstraZeneca show that the bloc waived the right to sue if…
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    PBO’s latest estimate says warships will cost $77B as estimated price jumps $17B

    Parliamentary budget officer Yves Giroux’s latest estimate is $17 billion more than the government’s stated price for the 15 warships.…
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    Jordan’s Principle order may cost feds $15B in compensation, PBO says

    Indigenous children that were denied or delayed in essential healthcare services will be compensated and could cost the federal government…
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    ‘Human beings are not bartering chips’: Biden calls for China to release 2 Michaels

    Speaking in French, Trudeau thanked Biden for his support in calling for the release of Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor.…
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    Treasury Board President Jean-Yves Duclos to step aside due to illness

    In a statement, Duclos said he went to hospital on Sunday and was told he had a pulmonary embolism. Read…
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    Plante administration blocks motion demanding police body cameras in Montreal until next month

    During their monthly city council meeting, opposition politicians demanded officers be equipped with cameras immediately. Read More Source
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    Desmond inquiry: hearings shift focus to federal involvement in tragic deaths

    During the first phase of the provincial fatality inquiry, which started last year, the hearings focused on the involvement of…
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    ANALYSIS: Trudeau-Biden meeting part of the reset of U.S. foreign relations

    The 90-minute Tudeau-BIden mini-summit is the first big chance for the U.S. show its foreign relations will be more peaceful…
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    Iain Rankin to be sworn in as 29th premier of Nova Scotia

    The 37-year-old was chosen as Liberal party leader at a virtual convention in Halifax Feb. 6. Read More Source
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    Trudeau, Biden likely to talk Buy American, China in 1st bilateral meeting today

    Experts want Ottawa to push hard for a Canadian exemption from plans to prioritize U.S. businesses for federal infrastructure and…
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    Indigenous Services Canada accused of dysfunction by Montreal-area woman

    A woman who says she’s been trying to get official Indigenous status for decades is fed up with how Indigenous…
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    Military probe into Vance allegations expands to ‘unprecedented’ levels

    The probe’s expansion comes as a result of Global News’ reporting on Sunday, which saw Maj. Kellie Brennan, one of…

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