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Unions representing CP Rail workers issue notice of strike action

LAVAL, Que. — The unions representing train operators and signalling workers at Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. have served the company with notice of a strike action.
Ontario Liberals promise to put unspent money towards lowering debt

Ontario Liberals promise to put unspent money towards lowering debt

TORONTO — The Ontario Liberals promised new legislation on Saturday that would reduce the province's debt, saying they were presenting the only realistic financial plan between the three major parties.

Some Irish-Canadian residents celebrate Irish abortion referendum result

MONTREAL — Some Irish Canadian residents are celebrating the outcome of a landmark vote to overturn Ireland's constitutional ban on abortion. Voters in Friday's referendum supported rescinding the ban by an almost two-to-one margin: 66.

Firefighters partially contain one of two wildfires near Kamloops, B.C.

KAMLOOPS, B.C. — Firefighters are beginning to get one of two large wildfires burning in British Columbia's southern Interior under control. The B.C.
Police watchdog investigating fatal shooting in Dartmouth, N.S.

Police watchdog investigating fatal shooting in Dartmouth, N.S.

HALIFAX — Police fatally shot an armed man who had been threatening another person in the Halifax area on Saturday morning, officials said.
Crucial last TV debate looms for Ontario leaders as June 7 voting day nears

Crucial last TV debate looms for Ontario leaders as June 7 voting day nears

TORONTO — The third and final televised debate ahead of Ontario's June 7th election will offer voters on Sunday one last chance to size up the three main party leaders side by side as they vie to lead the province for the next four years.

No winning ticket for Friday night's $60 million Lotto Max jackpot

TORONTO — The massive $60 million Lotto Max jackpot has gone unclaimed for another week. No winning ticket was sold for Friday night's draw.
CP NewsAlert: WestJet, pilot's union agree to settlement process with mediator

CP NewsAlert: WestJet, pilot's union agree to settlement process with mediator

CALGARY — The threat of a strike by WestJet pilots appears to be over. The Calgary-based airline and the union that represents the pilots say they have agreed to a settlement process that will involve a federal mediator.

Saskatchewan man pleads guilty for 2017 crash that killed three Edmonton women

BATTLEFORD, Sask. — A Saskatchewan man has pleaded guilty to three counts of criminal negligence causing death for a crash that killed three Edmonton women.

Recovery underway for flood evacuees from Grand Forks, B.C.

GRAND FORKS, B.C. — Emergency personnel in Grand Forks, B.C., say the recovery process has begun in the community of 4,000, which was hardest hit by this year's flooding. Evacuation orders have been lifted for all but 12 properties in the community.