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Worker at Calgary assisted-living home stabbed to death, client arrested

Calgary police say an 18-year-old local man has been charged with second degree murder after his caseworker at an assisted-living residence was stabbed to death. Officers were called to the home in southwest Calgary about 2:45 a.m.

No winning ticket for Friday night's $15 million Lotto Max jackpot

TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $15 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw. The jackpot for the next Lotto Max draw on Oct. 29 will be approximately $20 million. The Canadian Press

Court turfs lawsuit alleging B.C. foreign buyers tax discriminates

VANCOUVER — A British Columbia Supreme Court judge has dismissed a lawsuit claiming the province's foreign buyers tax is unconstitutional and discriminates against people from Asia. A previous B.C.
Activist Greta Thunberg says adults must protect kids from climate change

Activist Greta Thunberg says adults must protect kids from climate change

VANCOUVER — Swedish activist Greta Thunberg says those in power need to realize what they are doing to future generations through climate change because if adults really loved children, they would ensure they have a safe future.
A list of actions being taken on climate change around the world

A list of actions being taken on climate change around the world

VANCOUVER — Fifteen young Canadians are suing the federal government over climate change. It's not the first climate change litigation.
Youths file lawsuit with Federal Court calling Ottawa to develop climate plan

Youths file lawsuit with Federal Court calling Ottawa to develop climate plan

VANCOUVER — A young plaintiff in a lawsuit against the federal government says she has suffered the debilitating consequences of Lyme disease because climate change has expanded the habitat of disease-carrying ticks.

Dangling Edmonton window-washer rescued from swinging scaffolding

EDMONTON — A window-washer dangling from rigging on the side of a downtown Edmonton skyscraper had to be rescued and carried to an ambulance on a stretcher Friday.
Refugee guilty of attempting to murder Edmonton police officer, 4 pedestrians

Refugee guilty of attempting to murder Edmonton police officer, 4 pedestrians

EDMONTON — A Somali refugee has been found guilty of trying to kill a policeman outside a football game as well as four pedestrians who were struck with a U-Haul van — an attack originally investigated as possible terrorism.

'Whistleblower' not granted standing at B.C. money laundering inquiry

VANCOUVER — A former RCMP officer described by his lawyer as a whistleblower for investigating organized crime in casinos has lost his bid for standing at an inquiry into money laundering in British Columbia.

Saskatchewan school janitor on paid leave after allegedly told not to speak Cree

TIMBER BAY, Sask. — A janitor from northern Saskatchewan who was allegedly told not to speak Cree says she was recently placed on paid leave, pending the outcome of an investigation by the Northern Lights School Division.