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    UPS, FedEx says they can’t help U.S. Postal Service deliver mail-in ballots

    Social media posts suggested there was a “big opportunity” for UPS and FedEx to deliver ballots for free as the…
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    U.S. Postal Service warns most states of delays in mail-in ballot deliveries

    Voters and lawmakers in several states are also complaining that some curbside mail collection boxes are being removed. Read More…
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    Virtual convention to test Democrats hoping to build excitement for Biden, Harris

    The online gathering due to the coronavirus pandemic comes as Democratic officials work to energize supporters behind Biden’s candidacy —…
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    NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh calls for $12B more in child-care funding

    Singh’s call asks for an immediate transfer of $2 billion to the provinces, with another $10 billion dispersed over the…
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    New Brunswick poised to head to the polls as Liberals pull out of stability talks

    ‘The Liberal caucus has rejected the premier’s proposal to keep his government in power for the next two years.’ Read…
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    NDP wants ‘full investigation’ into whether WE Charity engaged in improper lobbying

    NDP’s ethics critic Charlie Angue wrote to the lobbying commissioner on Aug. 10 requesting she investigate WE Charity’s communications with…
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    Roy Green: Ethical behaviour should not be negotiable

    Canada’s federal leaders apparently have a different code of ethics than the one Roy Green says he learned at his…
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    China lashes out after U.S. deems contentious Confucius Institutes as foreign missions

    There have been repeated concerns raised in recent years of the centres spreading Chinese propaganda Read More Source
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    Trump promotes false conspiracy claiming Kamala Harris ineligible for White House

    Trump told reporters he had “heard” rumours, which are false, that Harris, a Black woman and U.S.-born citizen whose parents…
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    New Brunswick election negotiations a struggle to control province’s direction

    Blaine Higgs has said he is willing to call an election as early as next week if the opposition refuses…
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    B.C. health officials to present modelling data as COVID-19 cases climb

    Dr. Bonnie Henry and Health Minister Adrian Dix are going to presenting the province’s latest modelling data on Thursday afternoon.…
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    WE Charity now registered to lobby, executive tells Commons committee

    Dalal Al-Waheidi, WE Charity’s executive director, told MPs the organization submitted its registration with the federal lobbyist registry on Thursday.…
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    Château Laurier: Heritage group strikes compromise with owners on controversial addition

    The controversial design process for an addition to the Château Laurier appears to have ended in compromise. Read More Source
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    ‘It’s not just about me’: McKenna cites need to protect politicians from threats

    Three female politicians in Ottawa have been harassed in the past week, leading Ottawa Centre MP Catherine McKenna and others…
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    ANALYSIS: Historic change is at hand with Kamala Harris as VP nominee

    A lot can happen between now and November, but Eric Sorensen says that the Biden-Harris ticket may be the first…
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    U.A.E. and Israel agree to full diplomatic ties, Donald Trump says

    The announcement makes the UAE the first Gulf Arab state to do so and only the third Arab nation to…
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    WE Charity lays off dozens in Canada and U.K., looks to sell real estate

    The charity has been embroiled in a political controversy since the Trudeau government chose it to run a now-abandoned youth…
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    Facebook expands anti-misinformation efforts for U.S. users ahead of Nov. 3 election

    Beginning Thursday, U.S. Facebook users who post about voting may start seeing labels directing readers to authoritative information about the…
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    Twitter to further fight misinformation on U.S. voting, including mail-in ballots

    The move will involve coming up with new policies “that emphasize accurate information about all available options to vote, including…
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    Biden campaign raises $26M in 24 hours after naming Kamala Harris running mate

    Biden’s campaign said Wednesday that the sum more than doubled the campaign’s previous record. It also received contributions from more…
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    Complaints filed against Edmundston officers in fatal shooting of Chantel Moore

    An Edmundston police officer shot and killed 26-year-old Chantel Moore, an Indigenous woman, during a wellness check June 4. Read…
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    N.S. Mountie faces questions over redacted warrants in mass killing case

    RCMP Sgt. Angela Hawryluk was cross-examined and asked to justify why large sections of the warrants remain blacked out and…
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    New Conservative Party leader must build strong team in House for next campaign: Scheer

    Scheer marked his final day in the House of Commons today as leader of the Opposition, as his replacement is…
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    Kamala Harris a ‘tangible’ inspiration for women, former Montreal classmate says

    A former classmate and friend of Kamala Harris remembers her as firm and persistent, and said her bid for the…
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    N.S. Tory leader calls for details, conflict review for public inquiry into April mass killing

    Tim Houston says there was no good reason for calling a review instead of a public inquiry and wants clear…
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    Why the hunt for a coronavirus vaccine is the new space race

    Vladimir Putin’s vaccine claim underscored how, like the space race, the competition to have the first vaccine is about international…
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    Radical or moderate? Trump’s struggle to define Democrat VP pick Kamala Harris

    And without a clear message, Trump has reverted to his usual playbook, resorting to sexist and racist attacks. Read More…
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    Feds pledge $305M for Indigenous communities to tackle coronavirus crisis

    Indigenous Services Minister Marc Miller says the money is meant to help Indigenous communities prepare for emergencies and prevent the…
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    Macron urges Russia, Iran to co-operate with international effort to restore Lebanon

    While Iran and Russia are important power players in the region and have offered Lebanon aid since last week’s devastating…
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    Trump backs Marjorie Taylor Greene, QAnon believer on a path to Congress

    The Georgia Republican is poised to become the first elected supporter of QAnon, a wild and baseless conspiracy theory. Read…

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