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    ANALYSIS: To succeed, Trudeau 2.0 will need quick action — an attribute missing from Trudeau 1.0

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s new cabinet must choose action over contemplation if they hope for political success, says Global’s Chief…
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    U.S. Democratic debate: Presidential candidates clash, again, over ‘Medicare for All’

    Wednesday’s tussle began with squabbles over a program that some Democrats worry could alienate swing voters who are wary of…
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    ‘I WANT NO QUID PRO QUO’: Trump carries large, bolded notes during impeachment inquiry

    Trump’s notes, believed to have been written with a Sharpie, became an off-beat moment during an otherwise serious week of…
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    ANALYSIS: The timeline is not on Donald Trump’s side in impeachment inquiry

    Donald Trump’s allies have cobbled together two defences in the impeachment inquiry. Yet there’s a problem with those defences: the…
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    New Brunswick says new carbon pricing plan would reduce price of gasoline

    New Brunswick was hit with the federal carbon tax because it was one of the provinces that had not implemented…
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    Israel inches towards 3rd election in a year as Netanyahu rival fails to form coalition

    Under Israeli law, parliament now enters a 21-day period where any lawmaker can try to muster a 61-seat majority and…
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    Jordan, LeBlanc among 4 MPs from Atlantic Canada named to federal cabinet

    Nova Scotia MP Bernadette Jordan was named minister of fisheries, oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard. Read More Source
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    Trudeau unveils major cabinet changes with Freeland as deputy PM, new ministers for diversity, middle class

    Most notable is the shift of Freeland from foreign affairs to the post of deputy prime minister. Read More Source
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    Trudeau set to unveil new Liberal cabinet with veteran, new faces expected

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will announce who will sit around his cabinet table on Wednesday afternoon. Read More Source
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    Testimony made by GOP requested witness rejects Trump’s Biden ‘conspiracy theories’

    “The allegations against Vice-President Biden are self-serving and non-credible,” declared former U.S. special envoy to Ukraine Kurt Volker. Broader corruption…
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    ‘Brain death’: Canada to navigate minefield as France questions NATO’s future

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is expected to travel to London next month where recent comments by French President Emmanuel Macron…
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    No clear winner after Johnson, Corbyn trade blows in first U.K. election TV debate

    The two politicians hammered away at their rival’s weaknesses and sidestepped tricky questions about their own policies in the hourlong…
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    Firing of Alberta election commissioner called ‘political interference,’ Opposition seeks intervention

    Political analysts are calling the Alberta government’s bluff after it announced on Monday it was firing the election commissioner. Read…
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    New Brunswick submits second part of new carbon plan to Ottawa for approval

    Premier Blaine Higgs said he’s hoping for a decision soon but knows the new federal cabinet has to be in…
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    Western alienation, climate change questions loom as Ottawa awaits new Liberal cabinet

    Recent polls suggest division between the priorities of the East and West along with deepening political tensions. Read More Source
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    Andrew Scheer not on published list of former U.S. citizens

    Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer isn’t on a list of ex-U.S. citizens published last week, and the party won’t say whether…
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    Day 3 of Trump impeachment hearings: Separating fact from fiction

    A look at some of the remarks in the second round of public hearings in the impeachment inquiry by the House Intelligence…
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    U.S. Congress wants review of Keystone pipeline in wake of North Dakota spill

    Top U.S. House Democrats have called for a federal review of the Keystone pipeline and the agency that regulates it…
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    Thousands of protesters force Lebanese parliament to postpone session

    The protesters are questioning the constitutionality of the parliament session in the absence of a government. Read More Source
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    LIVE BLOG: Trump impeachment hearings enter their 2nd week

    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has said Trump is welcome to appear or answer questions in writing, if he chooses. Read…
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    House Democrats release testimony of diplomat who overheard Trump’s Ukraine call

    Transcripts were released late Monday from interviews with David Holmes, the diplomat who overheard the call, and from David Hale,…
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    Teacher union latest group to file lawsuit against Quebec’s religious neutrality law

    A student studying to become a teacher and the English Montreal School Board are among those who have also filed…
    3 days ago

    House judiciary committee investigating whether Trump lied to Mueller: lawyer

    House General Counsel Douglas Letter told the judges that the need for the still-secret material redacted from the Mueller report…
    3 days ago

    ANALYSIS: First-person testimony will shape second week of Trump impeachment hearings

    Many of the witnesses scheduled to testify this week have first-hand knowledge of Trump’s call with the president of Ukraine,…
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    Trudeau urged to make assisted dying less restrictive

    Dying with Dignity Canada is urging Trudeau to have his next justice minister give priority to amending the law and…
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    Tory Senator quits caucus over Andrew Scheer’s social conservative views

    The Progressive Senate Group, made up of former Liberals, also lost one member and will fold. Read More Source
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    32 arrested in India after allegedly posing as Canadian officials in call centre fraud

    Police in Delhi alleged the scheme had been targeting Canadians by claiming their SINs were compromised. Read More Source
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    Leaked Russian interference report raises questions about 2016 Brexit result

    Johnson’s government has said it needs more time to review the security implications of the report, but it will be…
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    Impeachment hearings enter crucial 2nd week — Here’s what to look out for

    Eight more witnesses will testify, some in back-to-back hearings on the same day. Read More Source
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    ‘Subpoena Colada’: Bars in D.C. offer up specials based on impeachment hearings

    This isn’t the first time a closely-watched political saga has inspired special menus in Washington. Read More Source

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