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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau addresses participants at the beginning of a housing round table at the Country Hills Library in Kitchener, Ont., on Aug. 30, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Peter Power-POOL

Prime minister says some premiers not being honest about carbon pricing

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau accused some politicians Thursday of being dishonest about…

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau addresses participants at the beginning of a housing round table at the Country Hills Library in Kitchener, Ont., on Aug. 30, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Peter Power-POOL
A police officer stands at a checkpoint near Parliament Hill on Feb. 23, 2022 in Ottawa. The inquiry into Ottawa’s unprecedented use of the Emergencies Act during protests in February is being delayed. The Public Order Emergency Commission announced today that it expects the hearings to start Oct. 13. It was originally supposed to start Sept. 19. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

Emergencies Act inquiry will be delayed until October due to commissioner’s illness

The inquiry into Ottawa’s unprecedented use of the Emergencies Act during protests…

A police officer stands at a checkpoint near Parliament Hill on Feb. 23, 2022 in Ottawa. The inquiry into Ottawa’s unprecedented use of the Emergencies Act during protests in February is being delayed. The Public Order Emergency Commission announced today that it expects the hearings to start Oct. 13. It was originally supposed to start Sept. 19. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks to media after a visit with nursing students at the School of Nursing in the St Boniface University in Winnipeg, Thursday, September 1, 2022. Trudeau says Public Safety Minister Marco Mendicino will tell chiefs of police today that all police forces need to take seriously a pattern of hate and harassment targeting journalists and other public figures. THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods

Police must take online threats and harassment against journalists seriously: Trudeau

Police forces need to take seriously a pattern of hate and harassment…

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks to media after a visit with nursing students at the School of Nursing in the St Boniface University in Winnipeg, Thursday, September 1, 2022. Trudeau says Public Safety Minister Marco Mendicino will tell chiefs of police today that all police forces need to take seriously a pattern of hate and harassment targeting journalists and other public figures. THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods
Alberta Lieutenant Governor Salma Lakhani is shown in Edmonton on Wednesday September 30, 2020. Lakhani says it’s not a done deal that she would automatically sign off on a proposed plan by a United Conservative Party leadership candidate to pass a bill aimed at ignoring federal laws and court rulings. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson

Alberta lieutenant-governor says not a done deal she’ll OK proposed sovereignty act

Alberta’s lieutenant-governor says it’s not a done deal that she would automatically…

Alberta Lieutenant Governor Salma Lakhani is shown in Edmonton on Wednesday September 30, 2020. Lakhani says it’s not a done deal that she would automatically sign off on a proposed plan by a United Conservative Party leadership candidate to pass a bill aimed at ignoring federal laws and court rulings. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson
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RCMP use helicopter to nab suspects in Alberta bank robbery

DAYSLAND, Alta. — Two men face a total of 26 charges after…

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Gas prices are shown at a Shell gasoline station in Newcastle, Ontario on Saturday February 26, 2022. The final long weekend of summer will also be the cheapest for Canadian drivers, with gasoline prices heading into the Labour Day holiday the lowest they’ve been since late February. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Doug Ives

Long weekend drivers to enjoy cheaper gas as crude oil tumbles

The final long weekend of summer will also be the cheapest for…

Gas prices are shown at a Shell gasoline station in Newcastle, Ontario on Saturday February 26, 2022. The final long weekend of summer will also be the cheapest for Canadian drivers, with gasoline prices heading into the Labour Day holiday the lowest they’ve been since late February. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Doug Ives
This is a locator map for the Persian Gulf and its surrounding countries. (AP Photo)

Iran briefly seizes 2 US sea drones in Red Sea amid tensions

Iran’s navy seized two American sea drones in the Red Sea before…

This is a locator map for the Persian Gulf and its surrounding countries. (AP Photo)
President Joe Biden speaks at the Arnaud C. Marts Center on the campus of Wilkes University, Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2022, in Wilkes-Barre, Pa. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Biden’s prime-time speech: Trumpism threatens democracy

President Joe Biden is sounding an alarm Thursday night about what he…

President Joe Biden speaks at the Arnaud C. Marts Center on the campus of Wilkes University, Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2022, in Wilkes-Barre, Pa. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Ron Orr shakes hands with Alberta Premier Jason Kenney during a cabinet shuffle at Government House in Edmonton on July 8, 2021. Alberta celebrated its inaugural birthday party holiday on Thursday with Orr, who is the minister of culture, bashing the prime minster and the “Laurentian elites." THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson

Culture minister bashes ‘Laurentian elites’ as Alberta celebrates birthday holiday

Alberta celebrated its inaugural birthday party holiday with Culture Minister Ron Orr…

Ron Orr shakes hands with Alberta Premier Jason Kenney during a cabinet shuffle at Government House in Edmonton on July 8, 2021. Alberta celebrated its inaugural birthday party holiday on Thursday with Orr, who is the minister of culture, bashing the prime minster and the “Laurentian elites." THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson
Vancouver’s Rebecca Marino returns the ball to Qinwen Zheng, of China during the National Bank Open tennis tournament in Toronto, on Aug. 9, 2022. Marino advanced to the third round of the U.S. Open with a 6-3, 7-6 (5) win over Ukraine's Daria Snigur on Wednesday. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Christopher Katsarov

Andreescu defeats Haddad Maia in straight sets to move on to third round of US Open

Canada’s Bianca Andreescu earned an impressive 6-2, 6-4 second-round win over 15th-seed…

Vancouver’s Rebecca Marino returns the ball to Qinwen Zheng, of China during the National Bank Open tennis tournament in Toronto, on Aug. 9, 2022. Marino advanced to the third round of the U.S. Open with a 6-3, 7-6 (5) win over Ukraine's Daria Snigur on Wednesday. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Christopher Katsarov
Health-care worker Thi Nguyen administers Pfizer-BioNtech COVID-19 vaccine to a patient at a clinic in Ottawa on March 30, 2021. Health officials are expected to make an announcement on the ongoing fight against COVID-19 as provincial health systems eagerly await the approval of a vaccine that targets the Omicron variant of the virus. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Health Canada approves Moderna’s Omicron booster vaccine

Health Canada has approved a new COVID-19 vaccine from Moderna that targets…

Health-care worker Thi Nguyen administers Pfizer-BioNtech COVID-19 vaccine to a patient at a clinic in Ottawa on March 30, 2021. Health officials are expected to make an announcement on the ongoing fight against COVID-19 as provincial health systems eagerly await the approval of a vaccine that targets the Omicron variant of the virus. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
Minister of Canadian Heritage Pablo Rodriguez speaks during Question Period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Thursday May 19, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Heritage Minister Pablo Rodriguez breaks silence, condemns ‘disgusting’ tweets

Heritage Minister Pablo Rodriguez broke his silence on Wednesday over his department’s…

Minister of Canadian Heritage Pablo Rodriguez speaks during Question Period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Thursday May 19, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
A person navigates to the online social media pages of the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) on a cell phone in Ottawa on Monday, May 17, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Canada to implement 988 suicide crisis line starting in fall 2023

The CRTC says it will launch a new emergency crisis number for…

A person navigates to the online social media pages of the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) on a cell phone in Ottawa on Monday, May 17, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
Cattle roam in a filed where there will be a potential feedlot near Pigeon Lake Alta, on Sunday May 1, 2022. An Alberta politician says the province should give the public more opportunity to express concerns about a proposed cattle feedlot that many fear threatens a popular lake. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson

Alberta regulator denies feedlot application near Pigeon Lake

An Alberta regulatory body has turned down an application to expand a…

Cattle roam in a filed where there will be a potential feedlot near Pigeon Lake Alta, on Sunday May 1, 2022. An Alberta politician says the province should give the public more opportunity to express concerns about a proposed cattle feedlot that many fear threatens a popular lake. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson
Canada’s Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland addresses a crowd at the Empire Club of Canada in Toronto, June 16, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Cole Burston

Freeland says Albertans are kind, decent, as RCMP investigate harassment

Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland says she loves her home province of…

Canada’s Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland addresses a crowd at the Empire Club of Canada in Toronto, June 16, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Cole Burston
A worker is shown at a seniors residence in Laval, Que., Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020.The health authority for the west of Montreal — the CIUSSS de l’Ouest-de-l’Île-de-Montréal — is confirming Streptococcus A outbreak outbreaks at Les Résidences Floralies locations in the Lachine and LaSalle boroughs. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes

Four dead in Streptococcus A outbreak at west-end Montreal seniors home

Montreal health authorities are confirming that four people have died from a…

A worker is shown at a seniors residence in Laval, Que., Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020.The health authority for the west of Montreal — the CIUSSS de l’Ouest-de-l’Île-de-Montréal — is confirming Streptococcus A outbreak outbreaks at Les Résidences Floralies locations in the Lachine and LaSalle boroughs. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes
Jason Nixon, Finance Minister and Rimbey- Rocky Mountain House- Sundre MLA announced that Alberta ended the 2021-22 fiscal year with $3.9 billion surplus, instead of the $18.2 billion deficit that was expected. (photo by Chris Schwarz/Government of Alberta)

Alberta to use $13.2B budget windfall to pay down debt, put cash in piggy bank

Alberta’s finance minister says the government is going to use this year’s…

Jason Nixon, Finance Minister and Rimbey- Rocky Mountain House- Sundre MLA announced that Alberta ended the 2021-22 fiscal year with $3.9 billion surplus, instead of the $18.2 billion deficit that was expected. (photo by Chris Schwarz/Government of Alberta)
Candidates, left to right, Todd Loewen, Danielle Smith, Rajan Sawhney, Rebecca Schulz, Leela Aheer, Travis Toews, and Brian Jean, attend the United Conservative Party of Alberta leadership candidate's debate in Medicine Hat, Alta., Wednesday, July 27, 2022.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh

Danielle Smith faces renewed attacks in final Alberta UCP leadership debate

Danielle Smith, the perceived front-runner candidate in the race to replace Jason…

Candidates, left to right, Todd Loewen, Danielle Smith, Rajan Sawhney, Rebecca Schulz, Leela Aheer, Travis Toews, and Brian Jean, attend the United Conservative Party of Alberta leadership candidate's debate in Medicine Hat, Alta., Wednesday, July 27, 2022.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh
Nathalie Provost, a survivor of the École Polytechnique shooting in 1989 speaks during an event in Montreal, Sunday, Dec. 6, 2020. Gun control advocates are sounding out Quebec’s main political parties ahead of the Oct. 3 election to see where they stand. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes

Quebec election: Gun control advocates to sound out parties on handgun ban, buybacks

Montreal, in particular, has dealt with a spate of high-profile shootings in recent months

Nathalie Provost, a survivor of the École Polytechnique shooting in 1989 speaks during an event in Montreal, Sunday, Dec. 6, 2020. Gun control advocates are sounding out Quebec’s main political parties ahead of the Oct. 3 election to see where they stand. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes
A Canadian North plane taxis to a runway before takeoff on June 26, 2019 in Ottawa. Canadian North says an ongoing shortage of fuel at some airports in the High Arctic and inclement weather are causing significant disruptions to its operations. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

Fuel shortages, inclement weather disrupting Canadian North’s High Arctic flights

Canadian North says weather disruptions are also affecting service in the High Arctic

A Canadian North plane taxis to a runway before takeoff on June 26, 2019 in Ottawa. Canadian North says an ongoing shortage of fuel at some airports in the High Arctic and inclement weather are causing significant disruptions to its operations. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld