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Reactions to Erin O'Toole winning federal Conservative leadership race

Reactions to Erin O'Toole winning federal Conservative leadership race

OTTAWA — "We can rebuild our great country — while protecting Canadians from the ongoing threat of COVID-19. We can get Canadians back to work, be proud of the things we grow, build and produce in Canada again.
'Good morning. I'm Erin O'Toole': new Tory leader wins after hours-long delay

'Good morning. I'm Erin O'Toole': new Tory leader wins after hours-long delay

OTTAWA — Conservative members sought stability Monday in choosing Erin O'Toole as leader after a campaign where he focused on keeping the party close to its "true blue" fundamentals.
By the numbers: how the Conservative leadership results came in, round by round

By the numbers: how the Conservative leadership results came in, round by round

OTTAWA — The Conservative Party of Canada uses a points system to determine the winner of its leadership race, with each riding in the country allocated 100 points. A candidate needs a majority of 16,901 points to win.
Peter MacKay leading after first ballot in Conservative leadership race

Peter MacKay leading after first ballot in Conservative leadership race

OTTAWA — Peter MacKay is leading after the first round in the federal Conservative leadership race — a result revealed hours later than planned. Derek Sloan's name will now be dropped off the ballot and his supporters' votes recounted.
Compensation talks for victims of downed jetliner to start in October: Iran

Compensation talks for victims of downed jetliner to start in October: Iran

OTTAWA — The head of Iran's civil aviation organization says his government will launch compensation talks in October with Canada and other countries that lost citizens when the Iranian military shot down a civilian jetliner earlier this year.
Foreign minister to tour Beirut aid efforts on first overseas trip since COVID

Foreign minister to tour Beirut aid efforts on first overseas trip since COVID

OTTAWA — Foreign Affairs Minister Francois-Philippe Champange is heading to Lebanon this week to get a firsthand look at the devastation caused by the deadly explosions in Beirut and urge the country's government to start getting real in the fight ag
The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Aug. 23

The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Aug. 23

The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 4:27 p.m. on Aug. 23, 2020: There are 124,896 confirmed cases in Canada.
A quick look at the four federal Conservative leadership candidates

A quick look at the four federal Conservative leadership candidates

OTTAWA — Four candidates are in the running for leadership of the federal Conservative party, and a winner will be announced Sunday night.
Canadian intelligence assessments of Saddam's Iraq got it right, new paper says

Canadian intelligence assessments of Saddam's Iraq got it right, new paper says

OTTAWA — A new research paper says Canadian intelligence assessments on Iraq were generally accurate in the run-up to the U.S.-led invasion of 2003 — unlike reports produced in Washington and London that were used to justify war.
Penticton, B.C. fire has seen 'minimal' growth, but concern over its next move

Penticton, B.C. fire has seen 'minimal' growth, but concern over its next move

PENTICTON, B.C. — The B.C. Wildfire Service says a fire burning south of Penticton, B.C. has seen "minimal" growth over the weekend, but it's starting to spread southeast.