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Alberta men accused of killing Métis hunters took law into own hands: prosecutor

EDMONTON — A Crown prosecutor says a father and son accused of killing two Métis hunters took the law into their own hands when they chased them on a rural road in Alberta, shot them and left them to die.
Canada's transport minister detects 'shift' in U.S. outlook after meetings in D.C.

Canada's transport minister detects 'shift' in U.S. outlook after meetings in D.C.

WASHINGTON — The latest federal cabinet minister to press Canada's case with President Joe Biden's administration says he is detecting a positive "shift" in U.S. thinking when it comes to the question of tax incentives for electric vehicles.
With debates over, Conservative leadership candidate turns to final membership push

With debates over, Conservative leadership candidate turns to final membership push

OTTAWA — Now that the second official debate of the race is out of the way, Conservative leadership hopefuls will turn their attention to signing up as many supporters as they can before a fast-approaching deadline.
Minke whale carcass found southeast of Montreal is likely one seen near city: expert

Minke whale carcass found southeast of Montreal is likely one seen near city: expert

MONTREAL — A researcher says a dead whale found today in the St. Lawrence River southeast of Montreal is probably one of two minke whales seen near the city earlier this month.
Quebec to start vaccinating contacts of monkeypox cases as 25 infections confirmed

Quebec to start vaccinating contacts of monkeypox cases as 25 infections confirmed

MONTREAL — Quebec will be the first Canadian province to launch a vaccination campaign against the monkeypox virus, interim public health director Dr.
Supreme Court of Canada to rule on sentencing for Quebec City mosque shooter

Supreme Court of Canada to rule on sentencing for Quebec City mosque shooter

OTTAWA — The Supreme Court of Canada will rule Friday on the sentencing of a man who went on a deadly shooting spree at a Quebec City mosque.
Murray Sinclair honoured with Order of Canada at Rideau Hall ceremony

Murray Sinclair honoured with Order of Canada at Rideau Hall ceremony

OTTAWA — Murray Sinclair received the Order of Canada Thursday for dedicating his life to championing Indigenous Peoples' rights and freedoms.
'Extremely serious': Calgary man involved in terrorism activity sentenced to 12 years

'Extremely serious': Calgary man involved in terrorism activity sentenced to 12 years

CALGARY — A man who admitted to terrorism-related acts with the militant group Islamic State has been sentenced to 12 years in prison.
Tony Accurso, former Quebec construction tycoon, loses appeal and heading to prison

Tony Accurso, former Quebec construction tycoon, loses appeal and heading to prison

MONTREAL — Quebec's highest court has upheld a sentence delivered to ex-construction magnate Tony Accurso, who is to report to prison before June 1.
Despite Uvalde, National Rifle Association sticks with plans for Houston convention

Despite Uvalde, National Rifle Association sticks with plans for Houston convention

WASHINGTON — The National Rifle Association is pressing ahead with its annual meeting in Houston despite the mass shooting tragedy in Uvalde, Tex.