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Quebec man arrested on hate charge after Facebook video praises mosque shooter

MONTREAL — A Quebec man has been arrested after allegedly appearing in a video praising Quebec City's mosque shooter and expressing hatred toward Muslims.
Gruelling 1,600 km Yukon Quest dog sled race starts in Whitehorse Saturday

Gruelling 1,600 km Yukon Quest dog sled race starts in Whitehorse Saturday

WHITEHORSE — An event considered to be the toughest dog sled race on the planet begins Saturday in Whitehorse.
Justin Trudeau promises to stay positive during divisive election campaign

Justin Trudeau promises to stay positive during divisive election campaign

TORONTO — Justin Trudeau insisted Friday that he would stay positive in the face of what he predicts will be a "negative, divisive" election year.
Native Women's Association of Canada signs accord to play policy-making role

Native Women's Association of Canada signs accord to play policy-making role

OTTAWA — The federal government is signing a new accord with the Native Women's Association of Canada to ensure the organization can fully participate in efforts to improve Indigenous health, housing and education.

Dalhousie's interim president stirs controversy with book on campus dissent

HALIFAX — Dalhousie University's interim president has written a new book on campus debate and dissent — and it has provoked both at the Halifax school, with some students calling for his dismissal.
Father of Humboldt Bronco player got apology in tearful meeting with truck driver

Father of Humboldt Bronco player got apology in tearful meeting with truck driver

MELFORT, Sask. — The father of a player killed in the Humboldt Broncos bus crash says he thinks meeting face-to-face with the truck driver who caused the collision was a powerful moment in both of their lives.
Dalhousie's interim president stirs controversy with book on campus dissent

Dalhousie's interim president stirs controversy with book on campus dissent

HALIFAX — Dalhousie University's interim president has written a new book on campus debate and dissent — and it has provoked both at the Halifax school, with some students calling for his dismissal.
RCMP identify suspect in transit officer shooting in Surrey, B.C.

RCMP identify suspect in transit officer shooting in Surrey, B.C.

SURREY, B.C. — RCMP are naming the suspect in a shooting on a train platform that left one transit officer with serious injuries in Surrey, B.C.
Passenger found guilty of second-degree murder in Winnipeg bus driver stabbing

Passenger found guilty of second-degree murder in Winnipeg bus driver stabbing

WINNIPEG — A jury found a passenger guilty of second-degree murder Thursday for stabbing a Winnipeg transit operator who had removed him from a bus at the end of a late-night shift.
New Brunswick premier vows to balance budgets and lessen federal reliance

New Brunswick premier vows to balance budgets and lessen federal reliance

FREDERICTON — New Brunswick's Tory premier is vowing to balance the current books and next year's budget, without raising taxes, in an effort to get the province's finances under control and lessen reliance on federal transfers.