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The Santos family, currently living in Moosomin, were set to be deported on July 5, 2017.

Sask. town thrilled that family facing deportation gets reprieve

By The Canadian Press June 23, 2017 - 7:28am Updated: June 23, 2017 - 7:30am

MOOSOMIN, Sask. - A family that had been facing deportation to Honduras next month is celebrating, along with much of the southeastern Saskatchewan community of Moosomin, after...

Major New Brunswick tungsten mine gets federal environmental approval

By The Canadian Press June 23, 2017 - 7:13am Updated: June 23, 2017 - 7:45am

FREDERICTON — A major mining project proposed for central New Brunswick has received federal environmental assessment approval.

The Sisson Mine project would see the...

Paris shows off in race against Los Angeles for 2024 Games

By The Canadian Press June 23, 2017 - 7:13am Updated: June 23, 2017 - 7:45am

PARIS — High-divers plunged into the River Seine, trampoline athletes somersaulted inside the Petit Palais art museum and runners raced on a floating track as Paris turned some...

Sochi club withdraws from league in blow to World Cup plans

By The Canadian Press June 23, 2017 - 7:12am Updated: June 23, 2017 - 7:45am

SOCHI, Russia — The Russian city of Sochi's only professional soccer club says it is withdrawing from the league, in a move which calls World Cup legacy plans into question....

NKorean taekwondo team in SKorea for 1st time in 10 years

By The Canadian Press June 23, 2017 - 7:11am Updated: June 23, 2017 - 7:45am

SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of — A North Korean taekwondo demonstration team arrived in South Korea on Friday for its first performances in the rival country in 10 years.

The...

Manslaughter charges eyed in deadly Grenfell Tower blaze

By The Canadian Press June 23, 2017 - 7:08am Updated: June 23, 2017 - 7:30am

LONDON — Police are considering filing manslaughter charges related to the fire at a west London apartment tower that killed at least 79 people.

In its most detailed...

Weaker growth in gas prices helps slow annual inflation rate to 1.3% in May

By The Canadian Press June 23, 2017 - 7:08am Updated: June 23, 2017 - 7:30am

OTTAWA — Canadian inflation eased up on the accelerator last month as weaker year-over-year growth in gasoline prices helped slow the annual rate to 1.3 per cent, Statistics...

Senate passes budget unchanged but reasserts right to amend money bills

By The Canadian Press June 23, 2017 - 7:08am Updated: June 23, 2017 - 7:30am

OTTAWA — The Trudeau government's budget bill passed the Senate without amendments Thursday, but the broader dispute over which parliamentary chamber has the right to decide...

Police say security 'climate,' not specific threat, prompted weapons upgrade

By The Canadian Press June 23, 2017 - 7:07am Updated: June 23, 2017 - 7:30am

OTTAWA — City police officers patrolling the airport in the nation's capital are getting military-style rifles, but officials say the move wasn't prompted by any specific...

Trump suggests he was trying to keep FBI director honest

By The Canadian Press June 23, 2017 - 7:06am Updated: June 23, 2017 - 7:30am

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump suggested he was just trying to keep fired FBI Director James Comey honest with his cryptic tweet implying there might be recordings of...

B.C. Liberal party throne speech borrows ideas from the NDP and Greens

By The Canadian Press June 23, 2017 - 7:05am Updated: June 23, 2017 - 7:30am

VICTORIA — British Columbia's opposition parties accused Premier Christy Clark of adopting their policies and campaign promises Thursday in a last-ditch bid to hold onto power...

Turkey rejects Gulf Arab states' demands over its Qatar base

By The Canadian Press June 23, 2017 - 7:05am Updated: June 23, 2017 - 7:30am

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Turkey on Friday rejected a key demand by several Arab states involved in a major dispute with Qatar, saying Ankara has no plans to shut down its...

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