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Personal spending a party matter, Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer says

Personal spending a party matter, Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer says

OTTAWA — Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer declined Saturday to shed any light on lingering questions about the use of party money to pay for his children's tuition, an issue that threw his party into turmoil just as he announced his decision to step

Names in the mix: a list of potential Conservative leadership contenders

OTTAWA — The Conservative leadership race is underway and the deadline to register as a candidate and meet the first round of requirements is Feb. 27.
Former cabinet minister Peter MacKay announces Tory leadership bid

Former cabinet minister Peter MacKay announces Tory leadership bid

STELLARTON, N.S. — After a more than four-year hiatus from politics, former cabinet minister Peter MacKay officially launched his bid to capture the leadership of the federal Conservative party before an enthusiastic hometown crowd in Nova Scotia.
'My heart is going to bleed,' says man who lost daughter, granddaughter in plane crash

'My heart is going to bleed,' says man who lost daughter, granddaughter in plane crash

TORONTO — Habib Haghjoo's girls are returning home.

Police continue search for missing four snowmobilers from France who remain missing

ST-HENRI-DE-TAILLON, Que. — Quebec provincial police are continuing the search for four French tourists who remain missing after a tragic snowmobile accident in the province's Lac-Saint-Jean region.

Police find body of Joshua Wall, who went missing during snowstorm in Newfoundland

BAY ROBERTS, N.L. — The RCMP in Newfoundland and Labrador say they've found a man who went missing at the height of a historic storm that hit the eastern part of province on Jan. 17.

Social Security Tribunal turns to people in the system to help cut wait times

OTTAWA — The body that Canadians turn to with disputes over federal benefits wants to learn from people who are most impacted by the system, with an eye to further reducing wait times and streamlining an appeals process that has already gone through

No winning ticket for Friday night's $17 million Lotto Max jackpot

TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $17 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw. That means the jackpot for the next draw on Jan. 28 will grow to approximately $22 million. The Canadian Press

Canada prepares for the new coronavirus as the death toll in China keeps rising

TORONTO — As the new coronavirus claims more lives in China, health authorities in this country are trying to reassure Canadians that plans and procedures are in place to protect them. While no cases have yet been confirmed in Canada, Dr.
St. John's, N.L., lifts state of emergency eight days after massive storm

St. John's, N.L., lifts state of emergency eight days after massive storm

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — The City of St. John's has lifted a state of emergency that's been in place for more than a week.