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No winning ticket for Friday night's $50 million Lotto Max jackpot

TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $50 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw. The draw's two Maxmillions prizes of $1 million each also went unclaimed.
Alberta judge denies B.C.'s bid to block 'Turn Off the Taps' bill

Alberta judge denies B.C.'s bid to block 'Turn Off the Taps' bill

CALGARY — A Calgary judge has denied British Columbia's attempt to block Alberta legislation that would allow that province to stop oil shipments to the coast.

Alberta judge denies B.C.'s bid to block 'Turn Off the Taps' bill

CALGARY — A Calgary judge is denying British Columbia's attempt to block Alberta's so-called Turn Off the Taps bill.
Australian man, U.S. woman killed in double homicide in northeastern B.C.: RCMP

Australian man, U.S. woman killed in double homicide in northeastern B.C.: RCMP

FORT NELSON, B.C.
American father, two sons among passengers on plane in fatal Labrador crash

American father, two sons among passengers on plane in fatal Labrador crash

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — An American father and his two sons vacationing together in Canada on a fishing getaway were on board the small float plane that crashed into a remote Labrador lake on Monday, The Canadian Press has confirmed.
B.C., federal government working to save Fraser River stocks after rock slide

B.C., federal government working to save Fraser River stocks after rock slide

VICTORIA — The federal and British Columbia governments have made a joint commitment to do everything possible to make sure chinook, steelhead, coho and sockeye are able to reach their spawning grounds past a rock slide in the Fraser River.
Two more right whales found dead off east coast, bringing total to eight this year

Two more right whales found dead off east coast, bringing total to eight this year

MONCTON, N.B. — Two more dead North Atlantic right whales have been spotted off the east coast, bringing to eight the number of the endangered whales to die this year in Canadian waters, federal officials said Friday.
Stop CBSA policy requiring bulletproof vests in immigrant detention: advocates

Stop CBSA policy requiring bulletproof vests in immigrant detention: advocates

OTTAWA — A group of doctors, lawyers, legal scholars and human-rights organizations is calling on the federal government to halt the rollout of a new policy that will see border officers outfitted in defensive gear when dealing with refugees in deten
Ontario attorney general invokes PM in spat over refugee legal aid

Ontario attorney general invokes PM in spat over refugee legal aid

OTTAWA — Ontario's attorney general is taking his fight for more federal money for refugee legal aid to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
As busiest holiday season begins, Quebec provincial park employees could strike

As busiest holiday season begins, Quebec provincial park employees could strike

MONTREAL — As Quebec's busiest summer holiday season kicks off, vacationers may have their holiday plans affected by the threat of a general strike looming among provincial park workers.