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Convictions that have led to consecutive murder sentences in Canada

CALGARY — Edward Downey was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison without the possibility of parole for 50 years for the 2016 killing of a Calgary mother and her young daughter.
Killer of Calgary mother and daughter gets no parole for 50 years

Killer of Calgary mother and daughter gets no parole for 50 years

CALGARY — A Calgary judge says a "callous and remorseless" man who killed a mother and her young daughter must wait 50 years before he has a chance at parole.
Animal welfare advocates move to seize exotic animals from Quebec roadside zoo

Animal welfare advocates move to seize exotic animals from Quebec roadside zoo

ST-EDOUARD-DE-MASKINONGE, Que.
Minister Bains promises privacy law reviews as digital charter released

Minister Bains promises privacy law reviews as digital charter released

TORONTO — Innovation Minister Navdeep Bains unveiled a wide review of federal privacy laws Tuesday in what he said was an effort to build trust in a digital world.
Liberals shrugging off concerns about rural crime, opposition MPs charge

Liberals shrugging off concerns about rural crime, opposition MPs charge

OTTAWA — A Liberal-dominated parliamentary committee's report on rural crime is "an insult to all Canadians," Conservative MPs say in a dissenting statement that decries waits of hours or even days for police to respond to calls in remote areas.
Deported N.S. sex predator battles charge that would keep him in U.S. jail

Deported N.S. sex predator battles charge that would keep him in U.S. jail

HALIFAX — A sexual predator released and deported to the United States after a controversial Parole Board of Canada decision is now arguing several charges against him should be dropped due to the passage of time.
Analysis: 'More like Rick Mercer': Canada hopeful for Ukraine's new president

Analysis: 'More like Rick Mercer': Canada hopeful for Ukraine's new president

OTTAWA — Veteran Ukraine lawmaker Mustafa Jemilev was as worried and surprised as anyone when a comedian who played Ukraine's president on television was actually elected the country's president last month.
Ontario researchers invent way to store vaccines at higher temperatures

Ontario researchers invent way to store vaccines at higher temperatures

Ontario researchers say they've come up with a simple way to store vaccines at higher temperatures for weeks at a time, potentially solving a major problem in the fight against preventable diseases around the world.
Woman testifies about strange dynamic in home shared with Winnipeg murder suspect

Woman testifies about strange dynamic in home shared with Winnipeg murder suspect

WINNIPEG — A woman says jealousy was a problem in a house several women shared with a man who is accused of killing one of them.
Fight over metals tariffs focused Cdn industries on China: aluminum company CEO

Fight over metals tariffs focused Cdn industries on China: aluminum company CEO

SEPT-ILES, Que.