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Ottawa to avoid selling Trans Mountain pipeline so long as risks remain

Ottawa to avoid selling Trans Mountain pipeline so long as risks remain

OTTAWA — The federal government is studying the best options for Indigenous communities to reap economic benefits from the Trans Mountain pipeline but Ottawa is not planning to sell the project while legal and political risks remain.
U.S. sanction law not enough to prove Canadian fraud: Meng's lawyers

U.S. sanction law not enough to prove Canadian fraud: Meng's lawyers

VANCOUVER — Lawyers for a Huawei executive wanted on fraud charges in the United States are accusing Crown attorneys of relying on American sanction law to make its case for extradition from Canada. In documents released by the B.C.
Saskatoon man guilty of setting up fake fundraiser after Humboldt Broncos crash

Saskatoon man guilty of setting up fake fundraiser after Humboldt Broncos crash

SASKATOON — A Saskatoon man has been convicted of setting up a fake GoFundMe account for the Humboldt Broncos after the junior hockey team's bus crashed.

Man found not criminally responsible for wife's death gets insurance benefits

HALIFAX — A Nova Scotia judge says a mentally ill man who killed his wife is entitled to the proceeds of her life insurance policy because he was found not criminally responsible for her death.

Two Ontario men indicted in U.S. in alleged international smuggling scheme

Two Ontario men and three others have been indicted in the United States in connection with an alleged smuggling scheme investigators say aimed to support Pakistan's nuclear program.
Resident hummingbirds suffer in British Columbia's frigid weather

Resident hummingbirds suffer in British Columbia's frigid weather

BURNABY, B.C. — Harsh winter weather on British Columbia's south coast has frozen out the area's resident hummingbirds.

Quebec man charged in alleged online threats aimed at Trudeau, Muslims

MONTREAL — The RCMP says a Quebec man has been charged in connection to alleged online threats made against Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the Muslim community. Andre Audet, 62, appeared at a courthouse in Longueuil, Que., on Jan.

Man who raped sleeping woman has sentence reduced over planning issue

TORONTO — A man convicted of raping a sleeping woman has had his sentence reduced because the judge wrongly decided he had planned the crime.
Plane crash leaves friends in Canada wondering what to do with belongings

Plane crash leaves friends in Canada wondering what to do with belongings

It was only a few years ago that Shaho Shahbazpanahi remembers moving his friend Razgar Rahimi and his young family into their home.
First probable vaping-related illness reported in Newfoundland and Labrador

First probable vaping-related illness reported in Newfoundland and Labrador

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Health officials in Newfoundland and Labrador have reported the province's first probable case of a lung illness related to vaping.