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Advocates call on Canada to efficiently extract Afghan interpreters in light of laborious process

OTTAWA — After new help was announced by the federal government for Afghan interpreters under threat from the Taliban, advocates…

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As hazy skies clear in parts of Canada, a warning about what’s still to come

TORONTO — The sky cleared across some parts of Canada early Wednesday and conditions were expected to improve further as…

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Meet some of the Canadians competing in the Olympics’ brand new sports

TORONTO — The fast-approaching summer Olympics are introducing plenty of new sports, and with those sports come new Canadian stars…

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EF-2 tornado caused 5-kilometre path of damage in Barrie, Ont.

TORONTO — Environment Canada says an EF-2 tornado ripped through Barrie, Ont., injuring eight people and damaging more than 10…

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Prairie ticket holder wins Saturday’s $18.6 million Lotto 649 jackpot

TORONTO — A ticket holder in the Prairies won Saturday’s $18.6 million Lotto 649 jackpot. And the draw’s guaranteed $1…

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The price of peanut butter is rising. Here’s why

TORONTO — Food prices in Canada are continuing to climb and one expert says increases are starting to impact pantry…

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‘Be aware’: Family warns pet owners after dog eats gum containing xylitol and dies

TORONTO — Hiccup was a healthy 10-year-old Labrador retriever and a cherished member of the Beaudin family in Winnipeg. “When…

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8 years after Lac-Megantic: Trudeau sends condolences, remembers those killed

MONTREAL — On the eighth anniversary of the worst rail tragedy in Canadian history, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says his…

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What do we really know about ‘the true history of Canada’?

TORONTO — When the Tk’emlups te Secwepemc First Nation said in May that ground-penetrating radar had detected the remains of…

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Walmart launches low-priced private label analog insulin

CHICAGO — Walmart said on Tuesday that it will start selling private-label analog insulin this week at a deep discount…

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