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Chief seeks PM help to stop U.S. oil drilling

OTTAWA — A 40-year battle over oil drilling in an Arctic wildlife refuge in Alaska could become the latest political irritant in a growing list of disagreements between U.S. President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

U.S. plans to lift a decades-old ban on exploring and drilling for oil in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge...

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Anti racism demonstration held in Toronto

TORONTO — Hundreds of people gathered at the Ontario legislature Sunday for a rally to protest racism.

The demonstrators braved heavy rains to speak out against white supremacy and the far right.

After hearing speeches the protesters held a march.

Rally organizer Jeewan Chanicka told the crowd there is no doubt that white supremacist sentiments are alive in...

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Charges laid in botched plastic surgery:Police

TORONTO — A woman who Toronto police say was an unlicensed plastic surgeon is facing charges of aggravated assault after a woman required corrective surgery after a procedure.

Police allege the patient underwent the procedure in the basement of a 19-year-old woman who advertised herself as "Dr. Kitty" in April 2017.

Police say within a few weeks...

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Plane hit by drone near Quebec City: Garneau

QUEBEC — A collision between a commercial aircraft and a drone near Quebec City's airport last week highlights the potential danger posed by unmanned aerial vehicles, authorities and airline experts said Sunday.

Transport Minister Marc Garneau said the incident occurred on Thursday when a Skyjet plane was struck by a drone as it approached the Jean...

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