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Montreal lawyer challenges order to euthanize pit bull involved in attack

MONTREAL — A prominent Montreal lawyer was in court Thursday in an attempt to save a pit bull-type dog that attacked six people last summer from being put down.
The hard life of a wild Sable Island horse:'Eking out a living on this sandbar'

The hard life of a wild Sable Island horse:'Eking out a living on this sandbar'

HALIFAX — Researchers studying the carcasses of Sable Island's fabled wild horses have discovered many had unusual levels of parasites and sand, suggesting they are tougher than most horses, even as many died of starvation.
Senator tables bill with former UN envoy to spend seized assets of dictators

Senator tables bill with former UN envoy to spend seized assets of dictators

OTTAWA — An independent Canadian senator has proposed a bill that would allow the government to take the frozen assets of dictators and their cronies to help refugees forced to flee their tyranny. Sen.

Trudeau says Canada still welcomes immigration despite plan to beef up border

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada remains welcoming to newcomers even as his government takes steps to curb the influx of asylum seekers coming into the country at unofficial entry points.

Police investigating after pot-laced brownies served at lunch for seniors

A monthly community lunch for a group of Ontario seniors took a strange turn this week after many attendees got sick from consuming cannabis-laced brownies, provincial police said Thursday. Const.
Liberals pledge $253 million to undo Tory-era changes to benefits tribunal

Liberals pledge $253 million to undo Tory-era changes to benefits tribunal

OTTAWA — The federal Liberals are promising to spend more than $250 million to revamp the body Canadians turn to with disputes over access to federal benefits, partially restoring the system that existed before the Conservatives created the Social Se
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
Ontario researchers working on way to cure weed faster

Ontario researchers working on way to cure weed faster

Don't panic, but they are worried there might not be enough