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B.C. post-secondary schools at risk of money laundering: minister

B.C. post-secondary schools at risk of money laundering: minister

VICTORIA — Post-secondary institutions in British Columbia were warned Tuesday to be on the look out for possible student money launderers in the province's ongoing fight against illegal cash.
Bill proposes reference to rights of Indigenous Peoples in citizenship oath

Bill proposes reference to rights of Indigenous Peoples in citizenship oath

OTTAWA — New Canadians will soon swear to honour the rights of Indigenous Peoples if a proposed legislative change is adopted.
Committee blasts Zuckerberg, Sandberg for 'abhorrent' snub of summons

Committee blasts Zuckerberg, Sandberg for 'abhorrent' snub of summons

OTTAWA — A panel of international politicians vented anger at Mark Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg on Tuesday after the Facebook executives snubbed their summons to appear at the international grand committee on big data, privacy and democracy in Otta
Senate passes Liberal gun bill that will expand background checks for gun-buyers

Senate passes Liberal gun bill that will expand background checks for gun-buyers

OTTAWA — The Senate has passed a Liberal government bill expanding the scope of background checks on those who want to acquire guns.
Education minister calls out Montreal school for putting autistic kids in closet

Education minister calls out Montreal school for putting autistic kids in closet

Quebec's education minister called out a Montreal school Tuesday for its reported practice of locking panicking autistic children into a small and unsafe closet to calm them down.
Montreal man sentenced to two years for killing of Alzheimer's-stricken wife

Montreal man sentenced to two years for killing of Alzheimer's-stricken wife

MONTREAL — A Quebec judge said she hopes the voices of caregivers struggling to care for loved ones are heard as she sentenced a Montreal man who suffocated his Alzheimer's-stricken wife with a pillow to two years less a day in jail.
Young woman killed, teen injured after father sets fire at Calgary home: police

Young woman killed, teen injured after father sets fire at Calgary home: police

CALGARY — Police say a young woman was killed and her teenage sister badly injured in a fire set by their father who also died in the home where there had been a history of conflict.
Halifax police rule out charges after probe of doctor who examined RCMP recruits

Halifax police rule out charges after probe of doctor who examined RCMP recruits

Halifax police say no charges will be laid following an investigation into allegations of sexual assault against a doctor who examined RCMP recruits over a period spanning several decades.
Canada wanted China to stop 'inaccurate' talk about justice system in Huawei case

Canada wanted China to stop 'inaccurate' talk about justice system in Huawei case

OTTAWA — Global Affairs officials wanted Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland to tell a senior Chinese Communist Party official in December that China should stop spreading "inaccurate" information about the Canadian justice system following th
Accused in woman's death 'controlled every aspect' of home they shared: Crown

Accused in woman's death 'controlled every aspect' of home they shared: Crown

WINNIPEG — A Crown prosecutor argued Tuesday that a man accused of killing a woman whose body was found in a barrel in their backyard used physical and psychological abuse to manipulate multiple women who lived in the home. "Mr.