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Nadine Machiskinic, 29, died after falling down a laundry chute at Regina's Delta Hotel in January 2015.

Hours leading up to Nadine Machiskinic's death revealed at inquest in Regina

By Sarah Mills March 28, 2017 - 9:31am Updated: March 28, 2017 - 9:31am

Medical examiners will testify to the condition of Nadine Machiskinic’s body on the second day of the coroner’s inquest into her death.

On the first day, the hours...

Family files lawsuit in Canadian filmmaker's Keys dive death

By The Canadian Press March 28, 2017 - 9:13am Updated: March 28, 2017 - 9:30am

MIAMI — The family of a Canadian filmmaker and conservationist who died during a shark filming excursion in the Florida Keys has filed a wrongful death lawsuit.

The...

US stock indexes veer higher as consumer confidence gains

By The Canadian Press March 28, 2017 - 9:13am Updated: March 28, 2017 - 9:30am

U.S. stock indexes moved slightly higher in morning trading Tuesday as investors weighed the latest batch of company earnings and economic news. New data showed strong gains in...

Romania: ex-minister sentenced to 6 years for bribes

By The Canadian Press March 28, 2017 - 9:08am Updated: March 28, 2017 - 9:30am

BUCHAREST, Romania — A court has handed a former Romanian tourism minister a six-year sentence for bribery and abuse of office connected to a boxing gala that she organized....

Newfoundland and Labrador throne speech to set course through fiscal mess

By The Canadian Press March 28, 2017 - 8:59am Updated: March 28, 2017 - 9:15am

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — A throne speech today will set a course to guide Newfoundland and Labrador through a historic fiscal mess.

The province is facing an estimated deficit...

Nunes refuses to step away from House Russia probe

By The Canadian Press March 28, 2017 - 8:55am Updated: March 28, 2017 - 9:15am

WASHINGTON — House intelligence chairman Devin Nunes rebuffed calls to step aside from the Russia investigation Tuesday as demands grew for him to recuse himself as head of...

Police investigating video by Halifax councillor yelling, 'Chinese fire drill'

By The Canadian Press March 28, 2017 - 8:51am Updated: March 28, 2017 - 9:15am

HALIFAX — Police say they are looking into a video of a Halifax councillor and provincial Progressive Conservative candidate leaping from a car and laughing as he yells, "...

Homeless veterans: Trump's budget could hurt efforts

By The Canadian Press March 28, 2017 - 8:48am Updated: March 28, 2017 - 9:30am

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — The push to end homelessness among veterans would suffer without the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness, which is up for elimination under President...

US consumer confidence hits 16-year high

By The Canadian Press March 28, 2017 - 8:42am Updated: March 28, 2017 - 9:15am

WASHINGTON — U.S. consumer confidence climbed to its highest level in more than 16 years, a strong gain for one of President Donald Trump's preferred economic indicators.

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Man flummoxed by letter from Canada Revenue Agency declaring him dead

By The Canadian Press March 28, 2017 - 8:36am Updated: March 28, 2017 - 9:00am

CAMPOBELLO ISLAND, N.B. — A 64-year-old New Brunswick man says he is very much alive, despite being declared dead by the Canada Revenue Agency.

Peter Harwerth of...

White House plan to help pay for border wall is a long shot

By The Canadian Press March 28, 2017 - 8:30am Updated: March 28, 2017 - 9:00am

WASHINGTON — The White House is calling for immediate budget cuts of $18 billion from programs like medical research, infrastructure and community development grants to help...

PM promoting money for parks, conservation areas, Canada trail

By The Canadian Press March 28, 2017 - 8:26am Updated: March 28, 2017 - 9:30am

GANANOQUE, Ont. — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is promising government money for parks, conservation areas and the completion of the Trans Canada trail.

He's in...

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