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Kenney resigns and Prince Charles continues tour: In The News for May 19, 2022

Kenney resigns and Prince Charles continues tour: In The News for May 19, 2022

In The News is a roundup of stories from The Canadian Press designed to kickstart your day. Here is what's on the radar of our editors for the morning of Thursday, May 19, 2022 ... What we are watching in Canada ...
B.C. judge issues decision in fraud, breach of trust case of former legislature clerk

B.C. judge issues decision in fraud, breach of trust case of former legislature clerk

VANCOUVER — The former clerk of the British Columbia legislature is expected to hear a judge's ruling today following a Vancouver trial that ended in March. Associate Chief Justice Heather Holmes, of the B.C.
Residential school survivors didn't want to 'wear' decision to raise flag: documents

Residential school survivors didn't want to 'wear' decision to raise flag: documents

OTTAWA — Documents show some residential school survivors told Ottawa they didn't want to "wear" a decision to raise the Canadian flag, as the government spent months mulling how to lift the Maple Leaf from half-mast.
UCP leadership race gears up after Alberta's Kenney announces resignation

UCP leadership race gears up after Alberta's Kenney announces resignation

The race for a new United Conservative Party leader is gearing up after Alberta Premier Jason Kenney announced he's stepping down. Kenney garnered 51.
Prince Charles and Camilla finish up Platinum Jubilee visit in Northwest Territories

Prince Charles and Camilla finish up Platinum Jubilee visit in Northwest Territories

Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, are spending the final day of the royal visit in Canada's North.
Liberals set to revive plan for Canada Border Services Agency watchdog

Liberals set to revive plan for Canada Border Services Agency watchdog

OTTAWA — The federal Liberals are poised to rekindle a plan to allow travellers, immigration detainees and others who feel they have been mistreated by Canada’s border agency to complain to an independent body.
Five reasons Quebec's language law reform is stirring controversy

Five reasons Quebec's language law reform is stirring controversy

MONTREAL — A protest against Quebec's proposed overhaul of its language law drew a large crowd in Montreal on Saturday.
Bulldog willpower and work ethic: Jason Kenney led Alberta through COVID, oil crash

Bulldog willpower and work ethic: Jason Kenney led Alberta through COVID, oil crash

EDMONTON — Alberta Premier Jason Kenney, at the founding convention of his United Conservative Party in 2018, said he'd consider members' input on policy but the bottom line was simple: “I hold the pen.
'A fine leader:' Reaction to Alberta Premier Jason Kenney resigning after UCP review

'A fine leader:' Reaction to Alberta Premier Jason Kenney resigning after UCP review

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney said Wednesday he is stepping down as leader of the United Conservative Party after the party announced he had won a leadership review with just 51.4 per cent of votes.
Prince Charles urges Canada to act on climate as Ukraine war hastens need for change

Prince Charles urges Canada to act on climate as Ukraine war hastens need for change

OTTAWA — The Russian invasion of Ukraine has hastened the urgent need to transition to a green economy, Prince Charles said Wednesday during a whirlwind tour of Canada’s capital, where he also met with displaced Ukrainians and lit candles in an Ortho