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Update: Alberta Premier Jason Kenney will join officials on an aerial tour of the fire-affected area in northern Alberta and will meet with first responders and staff at the emergency operations centre in High Level this afternoon.
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Ontario government cuts $24 million in AI research funding.
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Oman author Joka Alharthi wins the Man Booker International Prize. The prize is a counterpart to the Man Booker Prize and is open to books in any language that have been translated into English.
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Environment Canada warning people to watch out for strong winds and high wave action along the Lake Erie Shoreline.
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Police fire tear gas to disperse crowds after Indonesia confirms Joko Widodo's re-election as president. Context:
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De Grasse clocks 10.09 seconds at IAAF World Challenge in China
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Former union leader Ken Pereira, a conspiracy theorist, will run in the federal election for the People's Party of Canada, the new political party led by Maxime Bernier.
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Federal government says steps have been taken to improve Nutrition North program, but more work required. Follows report concluding food insecurity rose between 2011 and 2016; government says program has since been expanded with improved funding after consultations with partners.
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Alberta man who murdered a 5-year-old girl and her mother sentenced to life in prison without the chance of parole for 50 years. Edward Downey was found guilty in the July 2016 asphyxiation deaths of Sara Baillie and her daughter Taliyah Marsman.
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B.C. Wildlife Service deploying 238 firefighters to Alberta to help combat forest fires; 29 support personnel also being assigned. Will arrive over course of Wednesday and Thursday.
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More Another Brexit referendum? May says new deal will give lawmakers chance to vote on it.
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More IMF urges Canada not to change policy despite calls for easing mortgage stress test.
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Feds set to unveil Canada's digital strategy. Elements to include more user control over personal data, portability, and methods to keep platforms free of hate and violent extremism.
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“China is...making stronger moves than it has before to try and get its own way on the world stage and Western countries and democracies around the world, are pulling together to point out that this is not something that we need to continue to allow,” said
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Canada's housing market needs to cool down, International Monetary Fund warns. IMF urges that new housing regulations be maintained amid high consumer debt levels. Comes as some real estate boards call for an easing of new stress test rules. Background:
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Alleged accomplice charged in connection with 19-year-old student's killing
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Washington governor declares drought emergency for nearly half the state, says climate change responsible. Says snowpack less than 50% of normal due to unusually hot spring.
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More : Zoo owner in central Quebec facing charges of cruelty, neglect after roughly 100 animals seized. Includes lions, tigers, zebras, camels, kangaroos and bears.
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British PM offers to let MPs vote on holding 2nd referendum on leaving European Union, says vote to be held before departure. Theresa May's new Brexit offer also includes guarantees on worker rights, environmental protection. Says MPs to also vote on future trade deals with EU.
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