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Fisheries minister says more needs to be done to help endangered right whales

Fisheries minister says more needs to be done to help endangered right whales

DIEPPE, N.B.
Food fight: Liberals, Tories trade shots as pre-campaign battles intensify

Food fight: Liberals, Tories trade shots as pre-campaign battles intensify

OTTAWA — Conservative finance critic Pierre Poilievre took aim at the Liberals Monday morning for bringing back former prime ministerial aide Gerald Butts to work on their election campaign.
Family asks police to conduct ground searches for missing Quebec man, son

Family asks police to conduct ground searches for missing Quebec man, son

MONTREAL — The family of a Quebec entrepreneur and his son now missing for 12 days are asking provincial police to carry out a ground search of a vast, heavily wooded area where the missing helicopter may be found.
Court dismisses challenge of deal that helps U.S. nab tax cheats in Canada

Court dismisses challenge of deal that helps U.S. nab tax cheats in Canada

OTTAWA — A Canada-U.S. deal allowing Canadian financial institutions to send customer information to U.S. authorities to help find tax cheats does not violate the Charter of Rights and Freedoms, a judge has ruled.
Expert warns of Huawei monopoly in North, leaving residents vulnerable to China

Expert warns of Huawei monopoly in North, leaving residents vulnerable to China

Ottawa is creating conditions for the telecom giant Huawei to create a monopoly on high-speed internet in Canada's Far North, leaving its residents vulnerable to Beijing's will, says a leading analyst.

N.L. fishing guide among dead in Labrador plane crash, four still missing

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — A funeral for an experienced fishing guide and father of three was held in Deer Lake, N.L., Monday, one week after a float plane that he and six others were on board crashed into a lake in Labrador.

Crime up, homicide down: Five things to know about the 2018 crime statistics

OTTAWA — New national crime data for 2018 was released Monday, courtesy of Statistics Canada, with big changes to some key indicators.
Oland murder case highlights costs required for successful defence

Oland murder case highlights costs required for successful defence

FREDERICTON — Dennis Oland didn't receive special favours before the courts in his murder re-trial, but the case shows how money can make a difference in mounting a successful defence, say legal experts.
The Canadian Press appoints veteran Andrea Baillie as editor-in-chief

The Canadian Press appoints veteran Andrea Baillie as editor-in-chief

TORONTO — The Canadian Press is promoting managing editor Andrea Baillie to editor-in-chief, marking the first time a woman will oversee editorial operations at the national news wire.
Federal money to help veterans find housing, basic services

Federal money to help veterans find housing, basic services

OTTAWA — A Montreal project to help homeless veterans find a place to live and other necessary services is among 22 initiatives receiving federal money from a fund that supports former military members.