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Trudeau blasts Putin, Russia following Finland summit but stays mum on Trump

Trudeau blasts Putin, Russia following Finland summit but stays mum on Trump

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is standing firm in his condemnation of Vladimir Putin despite U.S. President Donald Trump's warm words for the Russian president this week.
Trudeau asks transport minister to tackle Greyhound's western pullout

Trudeau asks transport minister to tackle Greyhound's western pullout

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he's asked Transport Minister Marc Garneau to find solutions following Greyhound's withdrawal of bus service from western Canada.
Man charged in Toronto subway homicide case appears in court

Man charged in Toronto subway homicide case appears in court

TORONTO — A man accused of pushing a senior citizen in front of a Toronto subway train has had his case put over for a month during a brief video court appearance.
Trudeau announces $90-million contribution to twin deadly Nova Scotia highway

Trudeau announces $90-million contribution to twin deadly Nova Scotia highway

SUTHERLANDS RIVER, N.S. — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has announced $90 million in funding to twin a section of a well-travelled Nova Scotia highway. Trudeau's announcement today in Sutherland's River, N.S.

Bullying, harassment, gender bias tolerated at MUN medical school: report

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — A new report says a culture of bullying and harassment has been tolerated at Memorial University's faculty of medicine in St. John's, N.L.

Prince Edward Island woman faces multiple charges in death of two infants

CHARLOTTETOWN — A P.E.I. woman has been charged in connection with the deaths of two infants following a yearlong investigation.
In the news today, July 17

In the news today, July 17

Four stories in the news for Tuesday, July 17 ——— MPs AGREE TO SUMMER STUDY OF ASYLUM SEEKERS The House of Commons immigration committee has agreed to meet at least twice before early August to study the issue of asylum seekers crossing the border fr
Physicians urge Ottawa to pay another $21B over decade for seniors health care

Physicians urge Ottawa to pay another $21B over decade for seniors health care

OTTAWA — Physicians are calling on the federal government to shell out another $21 billion over the next decade to help provinces and territories pay for soaring health care costs that will be propelled by the unavoidable growth of Canada's seniors p
Canada should help Holocaust denier on trial in Germany: civil liberties group

Canada should help Holocaust denier on trial in Germany: civil liberties group

OTTAWA — A civil liberties group is urging the Canadian government to end the "unjust and immoral" imprisonment of Monika Schaefer, a German-Canadian woman on trial in Germany for publishing videos denying the Holocaust.

Hackers infiltrate Algonquin College databases

OTTAWA — Algonquin College in eastern Ontario says it is advising students and alumni that hackers have infiltrated a server infected with malware.