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Five questions about what could be next in the SNC-Lavalin saga

OTTAWA — As the fallout continues in the wake of Wednesday's damning ethics report on the SNC-Lavalin affair, there are still a number of twists and turns in the road ahead for what has turned out to be an enduring political saga.
Testy exchange between Quebec immigration minister and UN representative

Testy exchange between Quebec immigration minister and UN representative

Quebec has spent hundreds of millions of dollars resettling refugees and asylum seekers over the past few years, which is more than its fair share, Immigration Minister Simon Jolin-Barrette told a United Nations representative Thursday during a testy
Quebecer among LGBTQ creators suing YouTube alleging discrimination

Quebecer among LGBTQ creators suing YouTube alleging discrimination

MONTREAL — A Canadian is among a group of LGBTQ content creators who have launched a class action lawsuit against YouTube in the United States, alleging the popular video-sharing website is censoring their content.
Then and now: Trudeau's take over the last 8 months on the SNC Lavalin affair

Then and now: Trudeau's take over the last 8 months on the SNC Lavalin affair

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has had a lot to say about the SNC-Lavalin affair that has turned his government upside down over the last eight months. Here's a look at the evolving narrative from the prime minister: Feb.
Northerners applaud funding for long-awaited road through Arctic tundra

Northerners applaud funding for long-awaited road through Arctic tundra

Two federal announcements this week are expected to kick-start a long-awaited road into the heart of the Canadian Arctic that would lower grocery costs for northern families and unlock billions of dollars in mineral resources.
Ethics boss Dion's professional lifetime spent trying to make government work

Ethics boss Dion's professional lifetime spent trying to make government work

OTTAWA — Mario Dion's appointment as ethics commissioner in 2017 was slammed by opposition MPs as "just ragingly incompetent and frustrating and cynical.” How can we trust you, they thundered. We weren't consulted before you were hired.
Bullying still a 'systemic' issue at St. Michael's College School: report

Bullying still a 'systemic' issue at St. Michael's College School: report

TORONTO — Bullying continues to be a "systemic" issue at a private Toronto school rocked by allegations of sexual assault despite measures introduced in the wake of the scandal, says a report that examined culture at the all-boys Catholic institution
Is 'ass' too crass? Opinions in Manitoba's political class are at an impasse

Is 'ass' too crass? Opinions in Manitoba's political class are at an impasse

WINNIPEG — Opinions are divided on Manitoba's election campaign trail about whether using "ass" to describe your opponent is run-of-the-mill sass or a term too crass for the political class.
Health experts ask federal leaders to commit to pharmacare

Health experts ask federal leaders to commit to pharmacare

OTTAWA — More than 1,200 Canadian health care and public policy experts have signed an open letter to all federal party leaders calling on each of them to commit to implementing a national pharmacare system in Canada.
Canada sending plane to Uganda to help with peacekeeping in Africa

Canada sending plane to Uganda to help with peacekeeping in Africa

VANCOUVER — A Canadian Forces Hercules plane will be sent to Uganda to take part in a United Nations peacekeeping mission during the next 12 months, transporting troops, equipment and supplies to Congo and South Sudan.