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    Trio of Canadian politicians call for parliament to examine wellness checks

    On Wednesday, Sen. Kim Pate joined Green Party parliamentary leader Elizabeth May and Fredericton Green MP Jenica Atwin at a…
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    Hundreds of student volunteer positions advertised on federal website don’t exist

    Among the student-volunteer positions advertised as available on the I Want to Help website are 1,500 spots with YMCA Canada…
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    Rideau Hall gunman’s letter suggests someone ‘familiar with conspiracy theories,’ expert says

    “I hope that I will be forgiven and it is understood why I did this,” Corey Hurren wrote. Read More…
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    Trudeau admits he did not recuse himself from WE contract vote

    The program involved giving recent grads and students access to up to $5,000 for volunteer work with non-profit organizations during…
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    Canada’s coronavirus deficit soaring to $343B as feds warn of ‘permanent change’ to economy

    Officials warn the economy might never go back to normal after coronavirus. Read More Source
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    Where will Canada’s coronavirus economy go next? Here are 3 possible scenarios

    The federal government’s fiscal snapshot, released Wednesday, breaks down several possible scenarios. Read More Source
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    Facebook could be ‘weaponized to suppress voting,’ audit warns

    Facebook’s decisions to allow controversial posts by U.S. President Donald Trump established a “terrible precedent” that could allow the platform…
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    Singh says Trump has done more to address systemic racism than Trudeau

    Military reservist and Manitoba businessman Corey Hurren is in an Ottawa jail facing 22 charges for allegedly carrying weapons and…
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    Kanye West breaks from Trump, science in bid for ‘Wakanda’ presidency

    Kanye West spoke at length in an interview about his fight with COVID-19, his mistrust of vaccines and his bid…
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    Conservative leadership candidate Peter MacKay criticized for skipping debates

    The only debates leadership contenders had to attend were two set up by the leadership organizing committee. Read More Source
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    Alleged Rideau Hall intruder cited need for wake-up call in letter: sources

    Corey Hurren wrote a letter expressing personal and government grievances before alleged incident. Read More Source
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    Andrew Scheer, Brian Pallister seen not wearing masks at Pearson International Airport

    The Conservative Leader and Manitoba Premier are facing online criticism over a photo that appears to show them at Toronto’s…
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    Coronavirus: Payments for Canadians with disabilities still in limbo

    The $600 payment was contained in a piece of legislation that failed to pass in June and no replacement is…
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    Venezuela’s Supreme Court orders takeover of opposition party founded by Guaido

    The high court’s order is the latest in a series of moves against President Nicolas Maduro’s critics before upcoming legislative…
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    Coronavirus: One-time, tax-free payment for eligible seniors coming this week

    A long-awaited top-up expected to help millions of seniors facing higher living costs amid the COVID-19 pandemic will be delivered…
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    National security law for Hong Kong is ‘lenient,’ Carrie Lam says

    Hong Kong’s national security law imposed by Beijing last week is lenient, not strict, the city’s leader Carrie Lam said.…
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    N.S. MP recipient of abusive calls, veiled threats after supporting gun ban, inquiry into shooting

    One caller left the Nazi anthem on the phone and another man warned that people he was friendly with had…
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    Bob Rae taking over as Canada’s new United Nations ambassador

    Bob Rae succeeds Marc-Andre Blanchard following failed bid for a Security Council seat Read More Source
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    ‘Time is up’: Ontario mayors warn of tax increases, layoffs without coronavirus relief funding

    Municipalities say they will be forced to hike property taxes, conduct mass layoffs and cut services if they don’t receive…
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    Corey Hurren, alleged Rideau Hall intruder, threatened Trudeau: RCMP officer

    Corey Hurren is accused of threatening to cause death or bodily harm to the prime minister. Read More Source
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    Russia digs trench around Siberian village after dozens of residents contract coronavirus

    The village of Shuluta, located some 30 kilometeres south east of Lake Baikal in Siberia’s Buryatia region, has 37 confirmed…
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    Trudeau won’t visit Washington to mark new NAFTA, Mexican president says

    He said that the two leaders will instead talk by telephone later on Monday morning. Read More Source
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    As travel increases, Canada boosting presence of health officials at airports, U.S. border

    Newly released data from the Canada Border Services Agency shows a spike in the number of international air travellers arriving…
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    Trump plans to hold an outdoor campaign rally in New Hampshire

    White House counsellor Kellyanne Conway said last week that Trump may more frequently opt to turn to outdoor venues to…
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    Conservative MP urges Trudeau government to increase auditor general funding

    Poilievre said the office was doing 28 audits a year during Stephen Harper’s leadership 10 years ago with a budget…
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    Tories won’t try to force election over WE Charity controversy: Poilievre

    Federal ethics commissioner Mario Dion announced a probe Friday into whether Prime Minister Justin Trudeau contravened the Conflict of Interest…
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    Iran issues mandatory mask order after coronavirus death toll surges

    Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei publicized an image of himself in a mask in recent days, urging both public officials…
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    The West Block — Episode 44, Season 9

    Watch the full broadcast of The West Block from Sunday, July 5, 2020 with Robin Gill. Read More Source
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    Kanye West announces on Twitter he’s running for president of the United States

    The deadline to add independent candidates to the ballot has not yet passed in many states. Read More Source
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    ‘People aren’t stupid’: Mike Pence’s U.S. coronavirus spin tests his credibility

    It’s not the first time Pence has been forced to put his own credibility on the line as he serves…

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