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    Failure to tackle climate crisis will lead to economic disaster, UN chief warns

    UN chief Guterres urged officials from almost 200 countries to embrace the economic opportunities that come with cutting greenhouse gases.…
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    New Brunswick’s minority government to put bill to confidence vote

    Premier Blaine Higgs says the legislation needs to pass before the end of the month, and he will make the…
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    A dog and politician show: Brits bring their pooches to the polls

    It was not clear how many dogs got into voting booths. Read More Source
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    Premier Doug Ford thanks Andrew Scheer for service as federal Tory leader steps down

    Ontario Premier Doug Ford says he wishes Andrew Scheer all the best after the federal Conservative leader announced he is…
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    Scheer steps down: A brief timeline of his career on Parliament Hill

    A look back at key moments in his career so far. Read More Source
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    Jane Philpott forbidden from paid work with Ontario First Nation due to ethics law

    Jane Philpott’s new job ran afoul of the Conflict of Interest Act, which stipulates that former ministers must adhere to…
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    Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer to resign imminently

    Tory sources tell Global News Scheer used party funds to pay for his children’s private schooling. Read More Source
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    Fact check: Scheer says Trudeau’s mandate is ‘weakest’ in history. Is that true?

    He used the claim most recently in response to the speech from the throne, in which the government rolls out…
    9 hours ago

    U.K. voters decide who they want to resolve Brexit stalemate in critical election

    With so much at stake, political parties have pushed the boundaries of truth, transparency and reality during five weeks of…
    24 hours ago

    MPs pay tribute to late Tory MP and ‘fun uncle’ Deepak Obhrai

    Obhrai died of liver cancer over the summer. Read More Source
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    Family of Ontario man detained in Egypt pleads for help from Ottawa

    Yasser Ahmed Albaz, a 51-year-old engineer from Oakville, Ont., has been in a Cairo prison since February, when he was…
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    Alberta’s energy war room to fight campaign of lies about oil and gas industry

    Alberta Premier Jason Kenney announced in Calgary Wednesday that the new $30-million Canadian Energy Centre is needed to tell the…
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    Trump impeachment probe — Here’s what will happen next

    Lawmakers spearheading the impeachment inquiry into U.S. President Donald Trump made headway in their endeavour this week, releasing two formal…
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    Ottawa approves new carbon tax proposal from New Brunswick

    The decision means the Liberal carbon tax will no longer apply there but a provincial one will. Read More Source
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    Trudeau weighs reintroducing NAFTA ratification bill before holiday break

    The prime minister said the decision will be up to House Leader Pablo Rodriguez. Read More Source
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    Pro-Trump ad shows him as Marvel villain Thanos — just before he loses

    Trump’s re-election campaign superimposed his face onto Thanos, the mass-murdering tyrant ultimately defeated by the Avengers. Read More Source
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    New CUSMA terms put hold on potential increases for some drugs prices

    Final terms in the trade deal that the U.S. agreed to on Tuesday remove a provision that would have increased…
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    Party leaders make final appeal to undecided voters on eve of U.K. election

    All 650 seats in the House of Commons seats are up for grabs in the election, which is being held…
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    Trump blasts Democrats for announcing impeachment articles, CUSMA agreement on same day

    Speaking to a boisterous crowd in Hershey, Pennsylvania, Trump said House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi sought to use the United States-Mexico-Canada…
    2 days ago

    Parliament passes Conservative motion to create committee on Canada-China relations

    Members of Parliament voted 171 to 148 in favour of a creating a special committee to re-evaluate virtually all aspects…
    2 days ago

    Liberals survive the first confidence vote of their minority government

    The Liberals, with the support of all opposition MPs but the Conservatives and one Green MP, passed a series of…
    2 days ago

    Indigenous activists protest proposal of massive oilsands mine at COP25 in Madrid

    A pair of protests were held this week at the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Madrid that saw Indigenous…
    2 days ago

    After meeting with Trudeau, Kenney says next few weeks critical for Alberta-Ottawa relations

    Both Jason Kenney and the federal Liberal government described a meeting between Kenney and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau as a…
    2 days ago

    WATCH LIVE: Question period in the House of Commons

    Get a front-row seat for all the action happening in Canada’s House of Commons in Ottawa. Read More Source
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    It’s an election, actually: Boris Johnson’s ‘Love Actually’ spoof met with criticism

    Among the critics of Johnson’s ad is the star of the 2003 romantic comedy — Hugh Grant. Read More Source
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    Watchdog calls for modernized privacy laws following Statistics Canada data collection investigation

    “Canadians were deeply troubled by these initiatives,” said commissioner Daniel Therrien following an investigation into two projects from Statistics Canada…
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    Finland swears in Sanna Marin, world’s youngest sitting prime minister

    The four other parties in the coalition are headed by women — three of whom are in their early 30s.…
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    2 articles of impeachment formally unveiled against Donald Trump

    The two articles of impeachment revealed Tuesday are: one charge of abuse of power and another of obstruction of Congress.…
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    Fate of Halifax CFL stadium bid to be decided by regional council Tuesday

    Halifax council will consider a staff report on a proposal by Schooner Sports and Entertainment (SSE) to build a $110-million,…
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    Jason Kenney bringing 5 demands to Justin Trudeau: ‘We are simply asking for a fair deal’

    Alberta Premier Jason Kenney is bringing Justin Trudeau a list of five demands he says must be met to get…

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