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Advocate says Winnipeg must tackle poverty, addictions to end violent crime

Advocate says Winnipeg must tackle poverty, addictions to end violent crime

WINNIPEG — A recent spike in violent crime in Manitoba's capital has been at the centre of conversations by men who get together in the downtown core each week. "Men want to be better community members," says Healing Together founder Ryan Beardy.
Grizzly bears move north in High Arctic as climate change expands range

Grizzly bears move north in High Arctic as climate change expands range

Some unlikely neighbours are moving in around the northernmost communities of the Northwest Territories, across the icy tundra of Canada's High Arctic.
Vancouver homeless camp brings community, safety, home, says resident

Vancouver homeless camp brings community, safety, home, says resident

VANCOUVER — Standing out in the rain on a path between tents in Vancouver's Oppenheimer Park, Shane Redpath said he has no idea where he'll go if he's forced out of the homeless camp.
From fourth place, Singh says he'd rather push Liberals than work with Tories

From fourth place, Singh says he'd rather push Liberals than work with Tories

OTTAWA — The New Democratic Party is sitting in fourth place after the fall's divisive federal election and its leader Jagmeet Singh says he is not interested in partnering with the Conservatives to overwhelm Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal m

No winning ticket for Friday night's $31 million Lotto Max jackpot

TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $31 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw. The jackpot for the next draw on Dec. 17 will be approximately $40 million. The Canadian Press

Manitoba RCMP officer dies Friday in collision on Perimeter Highway

WINNIPEG — A Manitoba Mountie is dead following a crash on the Perimeter Highway. RCMP say the collision happened Friday afternoon on the highway that surrounds Winnipeg. Police say the officer was on duty at the time.
Two men, one woman killed in plane crash on Gabriola Island, B.C.: coroner

Two men, one woman killed in plane crash on Gabriola Island, B.C.: coroner

GABRIOLA ISLAND, B.C. — Authorities say two men and one woman died in a plane crash on Gabriola Island, B.C., on Tuesday after the pilot reported an equipment problem.
From fourth place, Singh says he'd rather push Liberals than work with Tories

From fourth place, Singh says he'd rather push Liberals than work with Tories

OTTAWA — The New Democratic Party is sitting in fourth place after the fall's divisive federal election and its leader Jagmeet Singh says he is not interested in partnering with the Conservatives to overwhelm Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal m
Scheer's resignation tips party into internal war over school tuition payments

Scheer's resignation tips party into internal war over school tuition payments

OTTAWA — Signs began to emerge Friday that the coming race to replace outgoing Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer will be an acid test for whether social conservatives have a place in the Conservative Party of Canada.
Man who tried to kill Edmonton police officer, pedestrians sentenced to 28 years

Man who tried to kill Edmonton police officer, pedestrians sentenced to 28 years

EDMONTON — A man convicted of attacking an Edmonton police officer and then running down four pedestrians with a U-Haul van has been sentenced to a total of 28 years in prison. Abdulahi Hasan Sharif, 32, was handed 18 years for striking Const.