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Alberta, Quebec seek to intervene in B.C. appeal to Supreme Court on pipelines

Alberta, Quebec seek to intervene in B.C. appeal to Supreme Court on pipelines

EDMONTON — Alberta and Quebec want to have their say when British Columbia goes to the Supreme Court for a ruling on who is in charge of interprovincial projects like pipelines. Both provinces say they have filed a notice of intervention in B.C.
Manitoba grand chief on leave, denies pursuing intimate relationship

Manitoba grand chief on leave, denies pursuing intimate relationship

WINNIPEG — A Manitoba Indigenous leader is taking a leave of absence after being accused of sending unwanted messages to a woman.
Officials warned China, India could use communities in Canada to advance agendas

Officials warned China, India could use communities in Canada to advance agendas

OTTAWA — Some of the federal government's top bureaucrats have been warned about China and India trying to use their respective ethnic communities in Canada to advance their own agendas.
Third horse dies at Stampede chuckwagon races; driver fined, disqualified

Third horse dies at Stampede chuckwagon races; driver fined, disqualified

CALGARY — A chuckwagon driver has been barred indefinitely from competing at the Calgary Stampede after a collision caused a horse's death.
Military looks to guard satellites from 'natural and artificial threats'

Military looks to guard satellites from 'natural and artificial threats'

OTTAWA — Canadian satellites need to be protected from "natural and artificial threats" in space, says the federal government in a call for new ideas and technology to help.
Veterans activist gets OK to press $25K libel suit against Liberal minister

Veterans activist gets OK to press $25K libel suit against Liberal minister

TORONTO — A noted veterans activist can proceed with his defamation suit against the former minister of veterans affairs after Ontario's top court ruled Friday that a deputy judge in small claims court had no authority to throw out the claim without

Man pleads guilty to trafficking fentanyl from Quebec prison cell

A Colombian national accused of managing an international fentanyl trafficking operation from a prison cell in Quebec pleaded guilty to multiple charges in a U.S. courtroom on Friday.

Search continues for prominent businessman, son after helicopter goes missing in Quebec

MONTREAL — A prominent Quebec businessman known for his exploits in the greenhouse tomato industry and his teenage son remained missing Friday after the helicopter they were travelling in failed to return from a fishing trip.
Trudeau visits Alberta pipeline site, says national unity is not under threat

Trudeau visits Alberta pipeline site, says national unity is not under threat

EDMONTON — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is dismissing claims by conservative politicians that national unity is under threat. The Liberal leader says conservative politicians are playing petty politics, which is hurting people across the country.
One of three entangled North Atlantic right whales may be on its way to freedom

One of three entangled North Atlantic right whales may be on its way to freedom

Efforts continued Friday to free three entangled right whales in the Gulf of St. Lawrence, after some limited success freeing one of the endangered marine mammals on Thursday.