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Quebec Court of Appeal to hear Alexandre Bissonnette appeals on Monday

Quebec Court of Appeal to hear Alexandre Bissonnette appeals on Monday

MONTREAL — Nearly three years after the massacre that claimed six lives at the Quebec City mosque, the length of the sentence imposed on the man convicted of the crimes will be debated in the province's highest court Monday.
Get coronavirus information from credible sources: public health officials

Get coronavirus information from credible sources: public health officials

TORONTO — Even before Canada's first coronavirus case was announced in Toronto over the weekend, Canada's medical community was on alert — and not just for the disease.
Toronto man says trip to Auschwitz is about educating future generations

Toronto man says trip to Auschwitz is about educating future generations

TORONTO — Joseph Gottdenker was not there the day his relatives were herded into a Polish town square and marked for either a stint in a forced labour camp or instant execution at the hands of German troops.
'Supersites' in Iqaluit, Whitehorse to improve Arctic weather forecasting

'Supersites' in Iqaluit, Whitehorse to improve Arctic weather forecasting

Weather matters in the Arctic like it does in few other places, but Environment Canada's forecasts for the North have long been hampered by poor data.
Tumour on Edmonton woman's liver was rare parasite, not cancer

Tumour on Edmonton woman's liver was rare parasite, not cancer

EDMONTON — Cassidy Armstrong says she washes her hands, cleans her vegetables and doesn't own any pets. "How did I get it? I don't know," says the 36-year-old from Edmonton.
Scope of right-wing extremism vexed security officials, documents show

Scope of right-wing extremism vexed security officials, documents show

OTTAWA — Canadian security officials have been grappling not only with how to address the growing threat of right-wing extremism, but also the best means of defining the phenomenon and explaining it to the public, newly released documents show.
'There are many degrees of hate': Quebec blogger takes on far right

'There are many degrees of hate': Quebec blogger takes on far right

MONTREAL — Far-right group La Meute was once seen as a growing threat in Quebec, with members marching by the hundreds through city streets against what they claimed was the creeping "Islamization" of society.
Metis leaders raise concerns about national council, call for reform

Metis leaders raise concerns about national council, call for reform

OTTAWA — The regional Metis presidents of Ontario, Alberta and Saskatchewan are calling for reform of the Metis National Council, raising serious concerns about "dysfunction" and about a lack of transparency on the national body's finances and admini

No winning ticket for Saturday night's $7 million Lotto 649 jackpot

TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $7 million jackpot in Saturday night's Lotto 649 draw. However, the guaranteed $1 million prize was claimed by a ticket holder in the Prairies. The jackpot for the next Lotto 649 draw on Jan.
Man who flew to Toronto from China is Canada's first coronavirus case

Man who flew to Toronto from China is Canada's first coronavirus case

TORONTO — A man in his 50s who travelled to Toronto from China earlier this week has become the first Canadian case of the new coronavirus, health officials said Saturday as they urged calm in the face of an international outbreak. Dr.