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Report: China bans all Canadian meat before G20 as Trudeau turns to Trump on detainees
OTTAWAThe Chinese Embassy said Tuesday it has asked Canada to suspend all meat exportsa surprise move that comes amid the diplomatic dispute over the December arrest of Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou in Vancouver.
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Liberal MP hired girlfriend to work in riding office, then fired her and refused to support their baby, lawyers allege
Don Valley North MP Geng Tan denies the allegationssaying Ying (StellaYu's job in his constituency office was supposed to be temporary
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CommentMisc World | 11:11 PM on Tuesday
MANAGUA: Four men with suspected ties to the Islamic State militant group were captured on Tuesday by members of the Nicaraguan armed forces after entering the country illegally from Costa Rica, Nicaraguan police said.
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CommentLaw & Order | 11:09 PM on Tuesday
According to the Fresno Police Department, a weekend celebration turned tragic when a 23-year-old man couldn't take no for an answer
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CommentPolitical | 3:22 PM on Monday
The contribution will include $220 million for LNG Canada to buy highly efficient gas turbines and $55 million to replace a bridge in Kitimat.
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CommentPolitical | 3:21 PM on Monday
The federal government will provide more than $13 million for community-led projects to help honour the lives and legacies of missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls in Canada.
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CommentLifestyle | 3:02 PM on Monday
The mother of the 13-year-old boy who was killed last week by a falling tree on Vancouver Island says the teen was the backbone of the family and died trying to save his friends.
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CommentUncle Sam | 2:56 PM on Monday
Sparks will fly in Washington as activists torch an American flag to protest President Trump's July Fourth "Salute to America," which Trump claims will be one of the largest events in city history.
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CommentBusiness | 2:51 PM on Monday
The father of a murdered realtor is urging real estate agents to protect themselves after a reported sexual assault in Calgary at an open house on Saturday.
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CommentUncle Sam | 2:46 PM on Monday
The Trump administration wants to force Tehran to open talks on its nuclear and missile programs and its activities in the region.
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CommentProvincial Politics | 3:59 AM on Monday
"I'm very worried about how this is going to end up," says B.C. Green Party Leader Andrew Weaver.
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CommentMisc World | 7:48 PM on Sunday
Venables, now 36, has been given a number of different identities since his arrest in 1993 which are costing a 'fortune' so officials think it would be cheaper to move him out of the UK.
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CommentMisc World | 11:11 AM on Sunday
Mariandra Heunis and her children are the survivors of a vicious, dead-of-night attack on her family. Her husband --her childrens' father-- is not.
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CommentReligion | 10:02 AM on Sunday
The Vatican abandoned the debut international match of its new women's soccer team after members of the opposing team demonstrated against the Catholic church's opposition to abortion and gay rights.
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CommentMisc World | 10:00 AM on Sunday
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House on Saturday outlined a $50 billion Middle East economic plan that would create a global investment fund to lift the Palestinian and neighboring Arab state economies, and fund a $5 billion transportation corridor to c
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CommentMisc World | 10:41 PM on Saturday
While Trump's advisers have argued his contemplation of a strike should be a warning to Iran, some Guard leaders appear to have concluded the opposite.
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CommentUncle Sam | 10:39 PM on Saturday
Trump was under pressure from Democrats to call off the roundup, which was expected to target families in up to 10 U.S. cities on Sunday.
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CommentLaw & Order | 10:35 PM on Saturday
The ruling increased the mens' sentence to 15 years in jail rather than the nine years they had been given for sexual abuse by the regional court
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CommentMisc CDN | 10:34 PM on Saturday
"The next thing I know, I'm up in flames," says freelance model Robyn-lee Jansen, recalling a Vancouver photo shoot gone wrong
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CommentLifestyle | 10:32 PM on Saturday
Nick Griffiths says he wanted his digits 'recycled and re-used,' after they were amputated last year because of frostbite he got in the Yukon Arctic Ultra race.
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CommentEnvironmental | 10:29 PM on Saturday
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China will need to spend 3 trillion yuan ($440 billion) over three years to improve village sanitation and clean up its heavily polluted rural environment, the official People’s Daily reported on Saturday, citing government officials.
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CommentLaw & Order | 5:28 AM on Saturday
A judge granted Joseph Irby pretrial release with the condition that he not own, possess or carry firearms. Hearing this, Courtney Irby went to her husband’s residence and located his two guns ― an assault rifle and a handgun ― and took them t
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CommentMisc World | 12:23 PM on Friday
John Letts and Sally Lane sent £223 to their son Jack despite concerns he had joined the Islamic State group.
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CommentPolitical | 12:09 PM on Friday
A pair of controversial environmental bills, including the environmental assessment bill, scaled their final hurdle in the Senate on Thursday over the objections of critics who warn the two pieces of legislation will kneecap Canada's oil industry and fuel
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CommentPolitical | 11:08 AM on Friday
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is promising that a re-elected Liberal government will introduce legislation to ensure federal laws are harmonized with the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.
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CommentLaw & Order | 11:02 AM on Friday
DENVER: A juvenile accused of opening fire at a Colorado school last month that left one student dead and eight others wounded sought revenge on classmates who bullied him because he is transgender, court documents released on Thursday showed.
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CommentMisc CDN | 11:00 AM on Friday
Dozens of Indigenous groups are turning forcefully against the anti-pipeline agenda of Greenpeace and other U.S.-funded green and social justice groups
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CommentSports | 10:39 AM on Friday
For the first time in nearly a decade, the NHL has descended on the city Vancouver.
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CommentMisc World | 10:34 AM on Friday
Russia has embarked on a massive development initiative north of the Arctic Circle, eyeing $180 billion US worth of new oil and natural gas projects and related infrastructure over the next three decades. It plans to capitalize on the melting sea ice to m
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CommentMisc World | 9:12 AM on Friday
Jeremy Hunt promises his rival Boris Johnson the "fight of his life" as the pair compete to become the next Conservative leader and PM.
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CommentLaw & Order | 9:10 AM on Friday
An unguarded section of an international park may have been backdoor path for hundreds of illegal migrants into Canada, the National Post has learned
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CommentSports | 9:07 AM on Friday
The shooting happened just hours after thousands of Raptors fans filled the downtown area following Toronto's win over the Golden State Warriors in Game 6 of the NBA Finals.