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Surprise delivery: Halifax cat safe after being accidentally shipped to Montreal

Surprise delivery: Halifax cat safe after being accidentally shipped to Montreal

HALIFAX — A Halifax-area pet who nestled into a box for a catnap ended up 1,200 kilometres from home after his owner unknowingly sealed him inside and shipped it away.
Light at the end of the tunnel for UN climate talks

Light at the end of the tunnel for UN climate talks

KATOWICE, Poland — A deal on the rules that govern the Paris climate accord appeared within grasp Saturday, as officials from almost 200 countries worked to bridge remaining differences after two weeks of U.N. talks in Poland.
Trudeau to make it harder for future PM to reverse Senate reforms

Trudeau to make it harder for future PM to reverse Senate reforms

OTTAWA — Justin Trudeau says his government hopes to make legal changes that will cement his transformation of the Senate into a more independent, non-partisan chamber, making it harder for a future prime minister to turn back the clock.

No winning ticket for Friday night's $60 million Lotto Max jackpot

TORONTO — There was no winning ticket for the $60 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw. There were also 46 Maxmillions prizes of $1 million each up for grabs, and 19 of them were won by ticket holders across the country.

Women use scent to lure wolf-dog that ran away from Calgary airport

EDMONTON — A woman from Alberta is thanking an unconventional strategy for helping to find her lost wolf-dog. Jeanine Rebsomen went to the airport in Calgary to pick up her new pet that was being flown in from Oklahoma.
Canada will 'shortly' see Spavor, second detained Canadian in China: Trudeau

Canada will 'shortly' see Spavor, second detained Canadian in China: Trudeau

OTTAWA — Canadian diplomats will be granted access "shortly" to the second Canadian detained in China, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Friday, as he predicted consequences for Canada's economy from the U.S.-China trade war.
CN Rail reaches tentative agreement with 2,100 Canadian mechanics, electricians

CN Rail reaches tentative agreement with 2,100 Canadian mechanics, electricians

MONTREAL — Canadian National Railway and the union that represents its 2,100 mechanics, electricians and apprentices in Canada say they have reached a tentative collective agreement.
Crown urges judge to keep case focused on vice-admiral's actions, not his motive

Crown urges judge to keep case focused on vice-admiral's actions, not his motive

OTTAWA — Federal prosecutors have urged an Ottawa judge to keep the case against Vice-Admiral Mark Norman focused on his actions — not his motives — as they seek to limit the release of thousands of government documents.
Government funding cut a financial blow for Ontario midwives, association says

Government funding cut a financial blow for Ontario midwives, association says

TORONTO — The association representing Ontario midwives is "very disappointed" about the province's decision to cut funding to the birth practitioners' regulatory college, saying the already underpaid workers will likely see a jump in professional fe
Trudeau expects cannabis supply shortages to be fixed within a year

Trudeau expects cannabis supply shortages to be fixed within a year

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says the biggest challenge associated with the legalization of cannabis has been the supply shortage — but he expects it to disappear within a year.