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Five things to watch for when Trudeau shuffles his cabinet this week

Five things to watch for when Trudeau shuffles his cabinet this week

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is set to unveil his new cabinet Wednesday, setting the stage for the opening of Parliament on Dec. 5.
Inquiry begins Monday into deaths of former soldier and his Nova Scotia family

Inquiry begins Monday into deaths of former soldier and his Nova Scotia family

HALIFAX — It was almost three years ago that Lionel Desmond — a deeply disturbed Afghan war veteran diagnosed with PTSD — bought a rifle and headed to his modest home in rural Nova Scotia. As night fell on Jan.
Rowing Canada, university investigate celebrated coach for harassment, abuse

Rowing Canada, university investigate celebrated coach for harassment, abuse

VANCOUVER — Lily Copeland felt she had found her purpose in life when she joined the University of Victoria rowing team.
Freeland's imprint of foreign affairs remains even if she's shuffled: analysts

Freeland's imprint of foreign affairs remains even if she's shuffled: analysts

OTTAWA — Whether or not Prime Minister Justin Trudeau shuffles her to a new cabinet post on Wednesday, Chrystia Freeland's imprint on Canada's foreign policy will remain visible for some time to come, analysts suggest.
Closing arguments begin in B.C. case launched in 2009 over private health care

Closing arguments begin in B.C. case launched in 2009 over private health care

VANCOUVER — A framed iconic photo in Dr. Brian Day's office shows Muhammad Ali raising a triumphant gloved hand as he stares down at his opponent splayed on the mat after a first-round boxing knockout less than two minutes into the fight.
MacLean says "Coach's Corner is no more" following Cherry's dismissal from HNIC

MacLean says "Coach's Corner is no more" following Cherry's dismissal from HNIC

TORONTO — Ron MacLean addressed Don Cherry's dismissal with a lengthy monologue during the first period intermission of Saturday's "Hockey Night in Canada" broadcast, saying "Coach's Corner is no more.
Capt. Dick Stevenson, legendary Sourtoe Cocktail founder, dies in Whitehorse

Capt. Dick Stevenson, legendary Sourtoe Cocktail founder, dies in Whitehorse

DAWSON CITY, Yukon — The founder of the legendary Sourtoe Cocktail in Dawson City, Yukon, has poured his final glass of the well-known whisky-and-pickled-human-toe drink.

Two Quebec officers in hospital after crashing patrol car pursuing suspect

MONTREAL — Two police officers from Laval, Que., were sent to hospital after losing control of the patrol car they were driving while trying to catch a suspect. They were responding to a domestic violence call around 5 a.m.
CN conductors' union gives 72-hour strike notice as talks continue

CN conductors' union gives 72-hour strike notice as talks continue

TORONTO — Canadian National Railways conductors, trainpersons and yardpersons have given strike notice ahead of a Tuesday deadline.

No winning ticket for Friday night's $25 million Lotto Max jackpot

TORONTO — There was no winning ticket for the $25 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw. That means the jackpot for the next draw on Nov. 19 will grow to approximately $30 million. The Canadian Press