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Closing arguments begin in B.C. case launched in 2009 over private health care

Closing arguments begin in B.C. case launched in 2009 over private health care

VANCOUVER — A framed iconic photo in Dr. Brian Day's office shows Muhammad Ali raising a triumphant gloved hand as he stares down at his opponent splayed on the mat after a first-round boxing knockout less than two minutes into the fight.
Trudeau's cabinet choices have domino effect on House of Commons work

Trudeau's cabinet choices have domino effect on House of Commons work

OTTAWA — As Prime Minister Justin Trudeau settles on his choices for his new cabinet this week, he'll need to deny high-profile executive posts to some MPs in his government and ask them to take on the often unsung roles in the House of Commons that
Teen with cancer whose viral video urged Canadians to vote has died, uncle tweets

Teen with cancer whose viral video urged Canadians to vote has died, uncle tweets

WINNIPEG — A terminally ill cancer patient who recorded a video from her hospital bed that urged Canadians to vote has died, the teen's family says.
Five things to watch for when Trudeau shuffles his cabinet this week

Five things to watch for when Trudeau shuffles his cabinet this week

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is set to unveil his new cabinet Wednesday, setting the stage for the opening of Parliament on Dec. 5.
Inquiry begins Monday into deaths of former soldier and his Nova Scotia family

Inquiry begins Monday into deaths of former soldier and his Nova Scotia family

HALIFAX — It was almost three years ago that Lionel Desmond — a deeply disturbed Afghan war veteran diagnosed with PTSD — bought a rifle and headed to his modest home in rural Nova Scotia. As night fell on Jan.
Rowing Canada, university investigate celebrated coach for harassment, abuse

Rowing Canada, university investigate celebrated coach for harassment, abuse

VANCOUVER — Lily Copeland felt she had found her purpose in life when she joined the University of Victoria rowing team.
Lynn Beyak suspended from Senate without pay

Lynn Beyak suspended from Senate without pay

The outspoken Dryden senator was suspended at the recommendation of the ethics committee over anti-Indigenous letters posted to her Senate website.
Photographer trains lens on plight of homeless <b>(5 photos)</b>

Photographer trains lens on plight of homeless (5 photos)

Exhibition runs to September 12 to benefit Inn From The Cold shelter
Former first lady Barbara Bush passes away

Former first lady Barbara Bush passes away

Husband of George Bush Sr., mother of George W. Bush, was 92
Mixed reaction to Liberal climate change plan

Mixed reaction to Liberal climate change plan

Environmental groups welcome $8.3B plan; opposition says it will cost Ontarians too much