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No winning ticket for Friday night's $40 million Lotto Max jackpot

TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $40 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw. That means the jackpot for the next draw on Sept.

Father's testimony at murder trial like plot of 'bad low-budget movie:' Crown

VANCOUVER — A father accused of murdering his two daughters has told his trial a "yarn" about the day the girls were killed, a Crown attorney argued Friday. Patrick Weir alleged in his closing arguments in the B.C.
Possible Canadian cases of vaping illnesses being investigated: health officer

Possible Canadian cases of vaping illnesses being investigated: health officer

REGINA — Canada's chief public health officer says at least three reports of potential vaping-related illnesses are being investigated, but she doesn't consider any to be confirmed. Theresa Tam says one of the cases comes from London, Ont.

Trudeau only one in dark makeup at 2001 party but nobody took offence: attendee

VANCOUVER — A man who attended an "Arabian Nights" gala held by a private school in Vancouver says no one besides Justin Trudeau attended in skin-darkening makeup — but no one else was dressed as Aladdin, either.
Trump's surprise over blackface incidents highlights global response to Trudeau

Trump's surprise over blackface incidents highlights global response to Trudeau

OTTAWA — Justin Trudeau pushed aside Friday global mockery of his decisions years ago to dress in blackface, saying he's focused on apologizing to Canadians — including his rival, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh.
Canada Post releases Leonard Cohen stamp set to honour legendary singer/poet

Canada Post releases Leonard Cohen stamp set to honour legendary singer/poet

MONTREAL — Canada Post has honoured the late, legendary singer Leonard Cohen with a set of commemorative stamps that will be released to the public on Saturday, which would have been the icon's 85th birthday.
A look at some Canadian parents accused of failing to get medical help for kids

A look at some Canadian parents accused of failing to get medical help for kids

A couple in Alberta has been found not guilty of failing to provide the necessaries of life for their toddler son. Court heard that David and Collet Stephan gave 19-month-old Ezekiel natural remedies before he died in 2012.
Expert says acquittal of Alberta parents in boy's death unlikely to set precedent

Expert says acquittal of Alberta parents in boy's death unlikely to set precedent

CALGARY — A law professor says the acquittal of an Alberta couple in the death of their son isn't likely to set a legal precedent but should open a conversation about parental responsibilities. A judge in Lethbridge, Alta.
Fredericton latest Canadian city to grapple with drive-thru woes

Fredericton latest Canadian city to grapple with drive-thru woes

The City of Fredericton will spend $40,000 to direct motorists around a busy Tim Hortons in the latest move by a Canadian municipality to curb traffic headaches and other concerns caused by restaurant drive-thrus.
Ontario Human Rights Commission unveils new policy to tackle racial profiling

Ontario Human Rights Commission unveils new policy to tackle racial profiling

VAUGHAN, Ont. — Police officers who are guilty of race-based discrimination should face disciplinary measures that include firing, the Ontario Human Rights Commission said on Friday as it released the country's first policy on racial profiling.
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