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Pennsylvania woman 'embarrassed' by Donald Trump testing life in Canada

Pennsylvania woman 'embarrassed' by Donald Trump testing life in Canada

TORONTO — Marilyn Zsiros sat alone Friday in her rented Toronto apartment, hundreds of kilometres away from her home state of Pennsylvania, refusing to turn on the television to watch Donald Trump become the new president of the United States.
Cheaper food offsets rising gas prices, easing inflation last month

Cheaper food offsets rising gas prices, easing inflation last month

OTTAWA — The annual pace of inflation ticked higher last month, but the increase was smaller than expected as food prices continued falling, offsetting gas price hikes at the pump.

Cineplex says it will waive fees for 'A Dog's Purpose' screening cancellations

SASKATOON — Theatre giant Cineplex says it is waiving cancellation fees for any groups that had booked pre-screening of the film "A Dog's Purpose.

La Loche schools close after RCMP receive threat of another school shooting

LA LOCHE, Sask. — Classes have been cancelled in La Loche, Sask., after RCMP say there was a threat of a school shooting one year after a deadly shooting in the community.

Indigenous women's concerns about tubal ligation spark external review

SASKATOON — Saskatchewan's largest health region has launched a review into concerns raised by some indigenous women who said they felt coerced into having tubal ligations after giving birth.

2 charged in alleged fentanyl prescription fraud in Pickering, Ont.

PICKERING, Ont. — Two people are facing charges after allegedly fraudulent prescriptions were used to obtain fentanyl from a pharmacy east of Toronto. Durham regional police say a man went to a Pickering, Ont.
Outgoing Obama trade chief urges Canada to reverse Super Bowl ad decision

Outgoing Obama trade chief urges Canada to reverse Super Bowl ad decision

OTTAWA — Before handing over the White House to President Donald Trump, the Obama administration has taken one more shot at pigskin politics, urging the Trudeau government to overturn a regulation allowing Canadians to see U.S. Super Bowl ads. The U.

Feds dole out $146K to foes of proposed nuclear waste bunker near Lake Huron

TORONTO — Ten groups and individuals have been given another $146,000 to help them weigh in on the wisdom of burying hazardous nuclear waste in a bunker close to the shore of Lake Huron.

'Happy national popcorn day!' leads to arrest of alleged drug trafficker

GUELPH, Ont. — Their knowledge of popcorn has helped police officers in southwestern Ontario arrest an alleged drug trafficker. Guelph, Ont., police say officers saw a man on the street on Thursday holding a popcorn maker box.

77 students ill, with symptoms of vomiting, abdominal pain at Toronto college

TORONTO — A Toronto college is investigating an illness that left more than 70 students complaining of vomiting and abdominal pain on Thursday.