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Scheer denies spreading 'misinformation' in predicting unannounced Liberal taxes

Scheer denies spreading 'misinformation' in predicting unannounced Liberal taxes

OTTAWA — The three main party leaders accused one another of desperation tactics Friday as they sprinted towards the finish line in an election campaign that has yet to produce a clear front-runner.
Not a political question: Thunberg calls for climate action in Alberta

Not a political question: Thunberg calls for climate action in Alberta

EDMONTON — Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg marched into the middle of Canada's oilpatch Friday to urge people to stop fighting each other, focus on the science and take action.
B.C. wants regions to win economically from marijuana edibles: solicitor general

B.C. wants regions to win economically from marijuana edibles: solicitor general

VANCOUVER — British Columbia's solicitor general says the province wants to see as much small-scale production as possible for marijuana edibles to allow for regional economic development.
Probation for some new Alberta bus, truck drivers after Broncos family pressure

Probation for some new Alberta bus, truck drivers after Broncos family pressure

EDMONTON — Alberta's transportation minister says there will be a two-year probationary period for thousands of bus and truck drivers who passed their exams before new training rules took effect.

Two accused of stealing truck, taking owner for a harrowing ride are charged

KAMLOOPS, B.C. — A man and woman face charges arising from an incident where the owner of a flatbed truck was seen clinging to the back of the vehicle as it careened through Kamloops, B.C.
Crews working to restore power after Manitoba snowstorm will be able to vote

Crews working to restore power after Manitoba snowstorm will be able to vote

WINNIPEG — Hundreds of Manitoba Hydro staff working to restore power after the province was hit by a major snowstorm will be able to vote in Monday's federal election.

Woman, 24, suffers life-threatening injuries after van drags her in Vancouver

VANCOUVER — A 24-year-old woman must undergo multiple surgeries to reconstruct her face after a van dragged her for several blocks in downtown Vancouver last weekend.
Alberta teen found guilty of shooting German tourist, leaving him paralyzed

Alberta teen found guilty of shooting German tourist, leaving him paralyzed

CALGARY — A youth has been found guilty of shooting a German tourist in the head on a highway west of Calgary last year in what court heard was likely a case of mistaken identity.

Allegations of racism lead to ministry investigation at Vancouver private school

VANCOUVER — British Columbia's Education Ministry says an inspection will be conducted at a Vancouver private school following a report of alleged racist behaviour by students. In a statement, the ministry says St.
Alleged sex assault victim details struggles in proposed suit against Toronto school

Alleged sex assault victim details struggles in proposed suit against Toronto school

TORONTO — A former student at an all-boys Catholic school in Toronto alleges in court documents that he endured months of ridicule after being bullied and sexually assaulted by his football teammates, which left him struggling with depression and sev