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Toronto launches public consultation to address exotic animal and mobile zoo problem

Toronto launches public consultation to address exotic animal and mobile zoo problem

TORONTO — Canada's most populous city has an exotic animal problem.
Retiring general warns against skimping on support for future military missions

Retiring general warns against skimping on support for future military missions

CALGARY — A retiring Canadian general who served a number of international tours in his almost 40-year career says there should be more resources for and less government control over future military missions.
Teacher turns to crowdfunding to buy greenhouse for Nunavut students

Teacher turns to crowdfunding to buy greenhouse for Nunavut students

QIKIQTARJUAQ, Nunavut — A teacher in a remote Nunavut community is trying to buy and build a greenhouse in the hopes that he and his students can cut the sky-high costs of healthy eating in the North.
Fort McMurray wildfire rebuild gaining momentum as hurdles cleared

Fort McMurray wildfire rebuild gaining momentum as hurdles cleared

CALGARY — A long-delayed building boom in Fort McMurray is ramping up as homeowners, insurers, contractors, and officials in the Alberta city clear hurdles that hindered reconstruction after the devastating wildfire last May.
New York City makes bid for Canadian tourists amid fears of Trump-driven slump

New York City makes bid for Canadian tourists amid fears of Trump-driven slump

TORONTO — New York's tourism industry is worried U.S. President Donald Trump's "America First" policies are turning off Canadian visitors, and they're heading north this week to woo Canucks and their tourism dollars.

No winning ticket for Saturday night's $20 million Lotto 649 jackpot

TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $20 million jackpot in Saturday night's Lotto 649 draw. However, the $1 million guaranteed prize was claimed by a ticket purchased in Atlantic Canada.

U.S. has been on 'wrong side' of NAFTA for 'many, many' years, Trump tells rally

HARRISBURG, Pa. — President Donald Trump has again raised the spectre of the U.S. pulling out of the North American Free Trade Agreement, saying America has been on the "wrong side" of the trade pact for "many, many years.

B.C. Liberals to repeal Vancouver natural gas ban that city says doesn't exist

VANCOUVER — The B.C. Liberals say they will repeal a City of Vancouver plan the party claims prohibits natural gas in some new buildings, but the city says no such ban exists.
Defence minister apologizes to former comrades for claims about Afghan battle

Defence minister apologizes to former comrades for claims about Afghan battle

OTTAWA — Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan offered a full apology to his former comrades-in-arms on Saturday, after claiming to have been the "architect" of Canada's largest battle in Afghanistan.

Woman charged with attempted murder after mother stabbed in family dispute

MONTREAL — Police say a 33-year-old woman is facing multiple charges after allegedly assaulting her mother during a family dispute in Montreal.