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Freeland brings optimism, resolve to table as NAFTA talks resume in Washington

Freeland brings optimism, resolve to table as NAFTA talks resume in Washington

WASHINGTON — Chrystia Freeland and her U.S. trade counterpart are back at the NAFTA negotiating table today as time marches on towards a congressional deadline for a three-way deal before the end of the month.

Hamilton police to announce arrest in multiple related fatal shootings

HAMILTON — Police in Hamilton say they've made an arrest in a pair of deadly shootings, including the slaying of a member of a notorious crime family last year.
In the news today, Sept. 20

In the news today, Sept. 20

Five stories in the news for Thursday, Sept. 20 ——— FREELAND NOT CLOCK-WATCHING ON NAFTA Chrystia Freeland and her U.S.
'Absolute and complete rubbish:' Alberta to release rehabbed bear cubs this fall

'Absolute and complete rubbish:' Alberta to release rehabbed bear cubs this fall

EDMONTON — Alberta Environment says two black bear cubs being rehabilitated will be returned to the wild by mid-October despite concerns that it is too early.
The hunt for online herb: feds seek dope on hazy world of pot's 'cryptomarket'

The hunt for online herb: feds seek dope on hazy world of pot's 'cryptomarket'

OTTAWA — The federal government insists pot legalization will help the country snuff out crime — but internally it's wondering what will become of the fuzzy world of illegal online weed transactions.

Belleisle Farms brand cole slaw recalled over possible Listeria contamination

OTTAWA — Belleisle Foods Ltd. is recalling its Belleisle Farms brand of Cole Slaw from stores due to possible Listeria contamination.

Search ended for two missing fishermen after boat capsizes off P.E.I.

TIGNISH, P.E.I. — A search off Prince Edward Island's north shore has ended without finding any trace of two fishermen who disappeared after their boat capsized in heavy seas and rain. Maj.
Trudeau says Canada wants to see 'movement' before signing revised NAFTA deal

Trudeau says Canada wants to see 'movement' before signing revised NAFTA deal

WASHINGTON — Thirteen months is an "absolutely normal" time frame for a task as complex as modernizing North American trade, Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland said Wednesday as she notched another day on the road towards a new NAFTA deal wit
Defence: Man should be found guilty of second-degree murder in woman's death

Defence: Man should be found guilty of second-degree murder in woman's death

CALGARY — A lawyer for a man on trial for first-degree murder in the death of a Calgary mother of four says Curtis Healy should be found guilty of second-degree murder instead.
'I'm no quitter' on climate change issues, McKenna says at G7 ministers meeting

'I'm no quitter' on climate change issues, McKenna says at G7 ministers meeting

HALIFAX — Canada's environment minister said she's no "quitter" despite calls Wednesday from David Suzuki for her to resign and a G7 meeting that didn't shift her American counterpart's firm opposition to the Paris climate agreement.