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Liberals, Conservatives take aim at opposing candidates as campaign hits third week

Liberals, Conservatives take aim at opposing candidates as campaign hits third week

The partisan shots are starting to frame the third week of the federal campaign that wraps up with election day on Sept. 20.
Trudeau climate promises interrupted by angry crowd in Ontario

Trudeau climate promises interrupted by angry crowd in Ontario

Trudeau's campaign has been faltering thus far, with polls suggesting the significant lead the Liberals held earlier this year has evaporated. His campaign has been dogged by protesters at multiple stops, but the mob mentality and size of the crowds appear to have increased in recent days.
O'Toole, Singh denounce aggressive protesters dogging Trudeau campaign

O'Toole, Singh denounce aggressive protesters dogging Trudeau campaign

Questions have arisen over who is organizing and potentially funding the protesters. One man who showed up to heckle Trudeau at an event in Hamilton earlier in the week, turned up the next day at a Trudeau event in Surrey, B.C. He declined to give his name but when asked by reporters if someone was paying him to follow the leader around the country, he said, "Maybe."
Strike 'inevitable' for Alberta nurses

Strike 'inevitable' for Alberta nurses

“Unless the government and the employer starts taking things seriously, I think it's absolutely inevitable that there's going to be a strike," said United Alberta Nurses Union director of labour relations David Harrigan.
Federal government posts $12.7B deficit for June; spending down, revenue up

Federal government posts $12.7B deficit for June; spending down, revenue up

The federal deficit for the April to June period of the 2021-22 fiscal year totalled $36.5 billion compared with a deficit of $120.4 billion for the same period a year earlier.
Speed a factor in crash that took lives of three hockey players in B.C.: police

Speed a factor in crash that took lives of three hockey players in B.C.: police

The NHL and hockey teams, including the Humboldt Broncos, offered their condolences to the families of the three junior players.
Second week of campaign ends with security worry

Second week of campaign ends with security worry

Unruly protesters forced the shutdown of Liberal leader Justin Trudeau's campaign rally stop in Bolton, Ont., on Friday.
Health Canada authorizes Moderna's COVID-19 vaccines for kids 12 to 17 years old

Health Canada authorizes Moderna's COVID-19 vaccines for kids 12 to 17 years old

Health Canada took only a few weeks to approve Pfizer for youth, and has not explained why the Moderna review took more than two months. 
Jump in Alberta alcohol-related hospitalizations in COVID's 1st wave: study

Jump in Alberta alcohol-related hospitalizations in COVID's 1st wave: study

A poll last year by the Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addictions found about 25 per cent of Canadians between 35 and 54 increased their alcohol consumption during the first few months of the pandemic for reasons that included boredom and stress.
Police complaints filed after politicians' vaccine passport QR codes allegedly hacked

Police complaints filed after politicians' vaccine passport QR codes allegedly hacked

The department said in a statement today it is aware of reports that people have managed to steal the QR codes of members of the Quebec legislature and is taking the matter seriously.