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Moncton shooting suspect spotted but not arrested

Moncton shooting suspect spotted but not arrested

MONCTON, N.B. - The RCMP in New Brunswick say a man suspected to have killed three Mounties and injured two others in Moncton was spotted Thursday morning but they were unable to apprehend him. Supt.
Three RCMP officers shot dead in Moncton, N.B., manhunt on for suspect

Three RCMP officers shot dead in Moncton, N.B., manhunt on for suspect

MONCTON, N.B. - Three RCMP officers were shot and killed and two officers were injured in Moncton, N.B.
Reject Northern Gateway report, scientists tell PM

Reject Northern Gateway report, scientists tell PM

VANCOUVER - Hundreds of scientists are asking Prime Minister Stephen Harper to reject a federal panel report recommending approval of the Northern Gateway pipeline.
Former soldier Dallaire resigning from Senate

Former soldier Dallaire resigning from Senate

OTTAWA - Liberal Sen. Romeo Dallaire, a career soldier best known in Canada as former commander of the UN's ill-fated peacekeeping mission in Rwanda, is resigning - not retiring, he insists - from the upper chamber.
Conservatives push through elections overhaul

Conservatives push through elections overhaul

OTTAWA - The Conservatives used their majority muscle in the House of Commons to pass a controversial bill that makes sweeping changes to election laws. Bill C-23, dubbed the Fair Elections Act, passed Tuesday by a vote of 146 to 123.
Canada honours Afghan veterans

Canada honours Afghan veterans

OTTAWA -- As Canadians paid tribute to the 40,000 soldiers who took part in the country's 12-year Afghanistan conflict, padre Phillip Ralph gave thanks for the small mercies that come with the end of a war.
Celebrated author Farley Mowat dead at 92

Celebrated author Farley Mowat dead at 92

TORONTO - Canadian author Farley Mowat, a master storyteller and tireless defender of nature and wildlife, has died at age 92, his assistant confirmed Wednesday.
Raptors' season comes to an end after Game 7 loss

Raptors' season comes to an end after Game 7 loss

TORONTO - Kyle Lowry scored 28 points, but missed on a shot at the buzzer as the Toronto Raptors lost Game 7 of their playoff series 104-103 against the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday, ending their season.
RCMP not denying report of missing aboriginal women

RCMP not denying report of missing aboriginal women

OTTAWA - The Mounties are not disputing a report that they have identified more than 1,000 cases of missing and murdered aboriginal women and girls - hundreds more than previously thought.
Ford mum as he takes leave from office

Ford mum as he takes leave from office

TORONTO - Mayor Rob Ford left home Thursday without speaking to reporters hours after announcing that he's taking leave to deal with his substance-abuse problems amid a triple dose of scandalizing revelations.