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Israel envoy to Canada signals resignation over 'different policy' under Netanyahu

Israel envoy to Canada signals resignation over 'different policy' under Netanyahu

OTTAWA — Israel's ambassador to Canada says he intends to leave his post early after a change in government back at home as protests mount in Tel Aviv over controversial new policies.

Woman, 75, dies after apartment fire in Montreal's Ahuntsic-Cartierville borough

Montreal police say a 75 year-old woman has died after a fire in the city's north end. Police spokeswoman Const. Véronique Dubuc says the fire department was called to an apartment in the Ahuntsic-Cartierville borough around 10 p.m. Saturday.
Priciest territorial contaminated sites include abandoned mine, former town site

Priciest territorial contaminated sites include abandoned mine, former town site

YELLOWKNIFE — Three of Canada’s five most expensive federal contaminated sites are abandoned mines in the North. Former resource extraction projects are also among the most costly sites where the territories are responsible.
Abandoned mines among most expensive territorial contaminated sites

Abandoned mines among most expensive territorial contaminated sites

YELLOWKNIFE — Environmental advocates say costly cleanups of former non-renewable resource projects in the North show the need for better planning.
Remote Labrador location potential training ground for astronauts

Remote Labrador location potential training ground for astronauts

When scientists determined in the mid-1970s that the Mistastin crater in Labrador had lunar-like properties, the last Apollo mission had flown and it was too late for astronauts to take advantage of the site for training.
Federal cabinet set for three-day retreat in Hamilton ahead of Parliament's return

Federal cabinet set for three-day retreat in Hamilton ahead of Parliament's return

OTTAWA — The ongoing affordability crunch and the threat of a looming recession will be front and centre as the federal Liberal cabinet holds a post-holiday cabinet retreat this week.

Lotto 649 winning numbers for Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023

TORONTO — The winning numbers in Saturday's Lotto 649 draw for an estimated $5 million: 08, 11, 27, 35, 38 & 45.
'Homicide in slow motion': Police urged to tackle stalking amid rise of tracking tech

'Homicide in slow motion': Police urged to tackle stalking amid rise of tracking tech

VANCOUVER — Stephanie Forster did everything right. She obtained a restraining order, changed her phone number and moved three times in six months.
Prominent Quebec Cardinal Marc Ouellet denies second allegation of sexual misconduct

Prominent Quebec Cardinal Marc Ouellet denies second allegation of sexual misconduct

MONTREAL — Quebec Cardinal Marc Ouellet is denying allegations of sexual misconduct made against him by a woman in 2020.
Ottawa announces $2.8 billion to settle remaining part of B.C. day scholar lawsuit

Ottawa announces $2.8 billion to settle remaining part of B.C. day scholar lawsuit

VANCOUVER — The federal government has come to a $2.8-billion agreement to settle a class-action lawsuit brought by two British Columbia first nations related to the collective harms caused by residential schools.