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B.C. health officials issue overdose alert following seven deaths

KELOWNA, B.C. — Health officials are urging B.C. residents to take extra caution when using drugs, following a string of suspected overdose deaths.
Hundreds remember bright, ambitious B.C. teen killed by stray bullet

Hundreds remember bright, ambitious B.C. teen killed by stray bullet

COQUITLAM, B.C. — Samson Wong wept Saturday as he apologized to his teenage son, saying he wishes he could have protected the young man from the stray bullet that took his life. Alfred Wong was heading home to Coquitlam with his parents on Jan.

Family of 19-year-old Good Samaritan shot and killed in Hamilton sue paramedics

HAMILTON — The family of Yosif Al-Hasnawi, the 19-year-old Good Samaritan who police say was killed while trying to stop an altercation, is suing Hamilton's paramedics and alleging they failed to properly treat the teen.
Green party defending leader Elizabeth May from accusations of bullying

Green party defending leader Elizabeth May from accusations of bullying

The Green party is defending leader Elizabeth May amid allegations of bullying from former employees, arguing that she wouldn't be criticized for similar behaviour if she were a man.

Nova Scotia court rules on neighbourly dispute over security cameras

SYDNEY, N.S. — A Nova Scotia judge says it's not the court's place to enforce good manners, in ruling on a case that pitted a homeowner's interests in monitoring her property against her neighbour's privacy concerns.
NAFTA talks 'more positive': Signs point to emerging back-and-forth negotiation

NAFTA talks 'more positive': Signs point to emerging back-and-forth negotiation

MONTREAL — The single biggest question looming over the current round of NAFTA negotiations was whether the talks might survive the phase where countries started seriously engaging each other on the more bedevilling sticking points.
Mail, Japan and Canadian-style populism: how politics touched us this week

Mail, Japan and Canadian-style populism: how politics touched us this week

OTTAWA — First Nova Scotia's Jamie Baillie, then Ontario's Patrick Brown, and finally Ottawa's Kent Hehr.
Federal NDP leader Singh to tie the knot in Brampton, Mexico ceremonies

Federal NDP leader Singh to tie the knot in Brampton, Mexico ceremonies

OTTAWA — Newly engaged federal NDP leader Jagmeet Singh will tie the knot with a large wedding celebration close to home before travelling to Mexico for a more private ceremony and honeymoon.

No winning ticket for Friday night's $24 million Lotto Max jackpot

TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $24 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw. The jackpot for the next draw on Feb. 2 will grow to approximately $33 million. The Canadian Press
Search resumes for First World War warships in Lake Superior

Search resumes for First World War warships in Lake Superior

Two French minesweepers built in Thunder Bay disappeared 99 years ago