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Toronto, Seattle mayors make friendly wager over outcome of MLS Cup Final

Toronto, Seattle mayors make friendly wager over outcome of MLS Cup Final

TORONTO — The mayors of Toronto and Seattle are making a friendly wager as their cities' Major League Soccer teams prepare to face off in the league's championship match this weekend.
Alberta alters rules on oil production limits to spur more conventional drilling

Alberta alters rules on oil production limits to spur more conventional drilling

EDMONTON — Alberta is adjusting its rules on oil production limits to give companies incentive to drill more conventional wells.
Roger Warren, convicted in Yellowknife mine murders, dead at 75

Roger Warren, convicted in Yellowknife mine murders, dead at 75

A man convicted in one of the deadliest bombings in Canadian history has died. Roger Warren, who was on full parole for second-degree murder in the deaths of nine miners at Yellowknife's Giant Mine, died on July 24 at age 75.
Trudeau seeks new national security adviser as Bossenmaier retires

Trudeau seeks new national security adviser as Bossenmaier retires

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is losing his second national security adviser in as many years to retirement. Greta Bossenmaier will leave her post in early December after a 35-year career in the public service.

Montreal borough can restrict fast food restaurants for health reasons: court

MONTREAL — A Quebec judge has upheld a Montreal borough's bylaw that limits where new fast food restaurants can open as part of a broader health initiative.

Quebec's anti-corruption unit ends lengthy investigation of real estate agency

Quebec's anti-corruption unit has announced the end of a lengthy probe into allegations of corruption at the province's real-estate management agency.
Supreme Court says drug trafficker need not pay additional fine by 6-3 margin

Supreme Court says drug trafficker need not pay additional fine by 6-3 margin

OTTAWA — A convicted drug trafficker should not have to pay a fine as part of his punishment to offset the fact he used money he obtained from his crimes to pay his legal fees, the Supreme Court of Canada ruled Friday.
Ontario's memorial to veterans of Afghanistan war ready for next Remembrance Day

Ontario's memorial to veterans of Afghanistan war ready for next Remembrance Day

TORONTO — A memorial to honour veterans of the war in Afghanistan that is being built on the grounds of the Ontario legislature will include a stone from an Inukshuk that stood at Kandahar Airfield as a tribute to fallen soldiers.

Drug evidence tossed over police delay in allowing accused access to lawyer

TORONTO — Another prosecution case of a person caught with hard drugs has fallen apart because police refused him timely access to a lawyer.
O'Leary legal challenge of leadership finance rules set for April

O'Leary legal challenge of leadership finance rules set for April

OTTAWA — Celebrity businessman and former Conservative leadership contender Kevin O'Leary has an April court date to challenge the constitutionality of campaign finance law.
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