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Nova Scotia Liberal Brendan Maguire crosses floor to join Tory cabinet

Nova Scotia Liberal Brendan Maguire crosses floor to join Tory cabinet

HALIFAX — One of the Nova Scotia government’s most outspoken Opposition critics did a political about-turn Thursday, crossing the floor to join the Progressive Conservatives — and become a cabinet minister.
Support for sending military aid to Ukraine building in Canada, Leger poll suggests

Support for sending military aid to Ukraine building in Canada, Leger poll suggests

TORONTO — As the world prepares to mark the anniversary of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, Canadian support for sending the embattled nation more ammunition and military supplies has grown since last fall, a new Leger poll suggests.
Business investment per worker fell 20% in 15 years amid weaker competition: StatCan

Business investment per worker fell 20% in 15 years amid weaker competition: StatCan

OTTAWA — Canadian business investment per worker plummeted by 20 per cent over a 15-year stretch, according to new Statistics Canada research that suggests weaker competition is partly to blame.
Youth worker in Alberta, Saskatchewan charged with child porn offences

Youth worker in Alberta, Saskatchewan charged with child porn offences

EDMONTON — A man who worked with youths at group homes, camps and lodges has been arrested by police in Alberta and charged with sexual exploitation.
Saskatchewan to spend extra $750M this fiscal year; Opposition calls for transparency

Saskatchewan to spend extra $750M this fiscal year; Opposition calls for transparency

REGINA — The Saskatchewan government is spending $750 million more than it had budgeted this year, a move that's raising questions from Opposition New Democrats.
Four injured in shooting in residential neighbourhood in White Rock, B.C.

Four injured in shooting in residential neighbourhood in White Rock, B.C.

WHITE ROCK, B.C. — Police say four men have been hospitalized with "serious" injuries after an overnight shooting in a residential neighbourhood in Metro Vancouver. RCMP in White Rock, B.C.
Young Canadians start qualifying road, looking to advance to 2025 FIFA U-20 World Cup

Young Canadians start qualifying road, looking to advance to 2025 FIFA U-20 World Cup

With club connections from Croatia, England, France, Germany, Italy, Mexico and the Netherlands as well as Canada and the United States, the current edition of the Canadian under-20 men's soccer team has no shortage of pedigree.
Foreign interference inquiry tries to allay diaspora community concerns

Foreign interference inquiry tries to allay diaspora community concerns

OTTAWA — A federal inquiry into foreign interference is trying to allay concerns that participating in the commission's work could put members of diaspora communities at risk.
Canadiens claim forward Colin White off waivers from Penguins

Canadiens claim forward Colin White off waivers from Penguins

MONTREAL — The Montreal Canadiens claimed forward Colin White off waivers from the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday.
Indigenous leaders say B.C. opposition members derailed changes to Land Act

Indigenous leaders say B.C. opposition members derailed changes to Land Act

Indigenous leaders say political opposition in British Columbia derailed a plan that would have cleared the way for shared decision-making between the province and First Nations over the use of public land in their territories.