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Indigenous women's concerns about tubal ligation spark external review

By The Canadian Press January 20, 2017 - 1:13pm Updated: January 20, 2017 - 1:30pm

SASKATOON — Saskatchewan's largest health region has launched a review into concerns raised by some indigenous women who said they felt coerced into having tubal ligations...

Trump's 'America first' tone worries head of Canadian oil and gas industry group

By The Canadian Press January 20, 2017 - 1:12pm Updated: January 20, 2017 - 2:00pm

CALGARY — The president of the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers says the protectionist sentiments expressed in U.S. President Donald Trump's inauguration speech are...

2 charged in alleged fentanyl prescription fraud in Pickering, Ont.

By The Canadian Press January 20, 2017 - 1:01pm Updated: January 20, 2017 - 1:30pm

PICKERING, Ont. — Two people are facing charges after allegedly fraudulent prescriptions were used to obtain fentanyl from a pharmacy east of Toronto.

Durham regional...

Montrealers march and burn U.S flag in protest of Trump's inauguration

By The Canadian Press January 20, 2017 - 1:00pm Updated: January 20, 2017 - 2:15pm

MONTREAL — Protesters in Montreal burned an American flag and an effigy of Donald Trump today in the first of several planned demonstrations against the new U.S. president....

Smashed windows, chaotic confrontation near inauguration

By The Canadian Press January 20, 2017 - 1:00pm Updated: January 20, 2017 - 1:30pm

WASHINGTON — Police deployed pepper spray and made numerous arrests in a chaotic confrontation blocks from Donald Trump's inauguration Friday as protesters registered their...

Outgoing Obama trade chief urges Canada to reverse Super Bowl ad decision

By The Canadian Press January 20, 2017 - 12:59pm Updated: January 20, 2017 - 1:30pm

OTTAWA — Before handing over the White House to President Donald Trump, the Obama administration has taken one more shot at pigskin politics, urging the Trudeau government to...

Several bloody footprints found at crime scene in Calgary triple murder

By The Canadian Press January 20, 2017 - 12:46pm Updated: January 20, 2017 - 1:15pm

Calgary police found several bloody footprints when they began an investigation into the disappearance of a couple and their missing grandson in 2014.

Calgary Police Sgt...

Manitoba premier says indigenous night hunting is starting a 'race war'

By The Canadian Press January 20, 2017 - 12:41pm Updated: January 20, 2017 - 2:00pm

WINNIPEG — Manitoba's premier says indigenous people shouldn't be night hunting and the practice is creating what he calls a "race war."

Brian Pallister made the comment...

Trump: An unapologetic nationalist, trade populist becomes 45th U.S. president

By The Canadian Press January 20, 2017 - 12:37pm Updated: January 20, 2017 - 1:00pm

WASHINGTON — Supporters amid a sea of red baseball caps emblazoned with Donald Trump's campaign slogan cheered lustily Friday as their most unconventional champion assumed...

Pennsylvania woman 'embarrassed' by Donald Trump testing life in Canada

By The Canadian Press January 20, 2017 - 12:35pm Updated: January 20, 2017 - 1:45pm

TORONTO — Marilyn Zsiros sat alone Friday in her rented Toronto apartment, hundreds of kilometres away from her home state of Pennsylvania, refusing to turn on the television...

Province should be incubator for health-care innovation: Nova Scotia premier

By The Canadian Press January 20, 2017 - 12:31pm Updated: January 20, 2017 - 1:00pm

HALIFAX — The Nova Scotia government says if federal officials have innovative ideas about how to better deliver health care, they should test them first in the Maritime...

IS in Syria destroys part of Roman theatre in Palmyra

By The Canadian Press January 20, 2017 - 12:25pm Updated: January 20, 2017 - 12:45pm

BEIRUT — Islamic State militants have destroyed parts of the second-century Roman amphitheatre and an iconic monument known as the Tetrapylon in Syria's historic town of...

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