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Natural resources minister says U.S. 'unwilling' to negotiate on softwood lumber

Natural resources minister says U.S. 'unwilling' to negotiate on softwood lumber

OTTAWA — Natural Resources Minister Seamus O'Regan says Canada is trying to reach a new deal with the United States over softwood lumber, but it's the Americans who are "not willing to reach an agreement.
Different grizzly bears behind two attacks in Alberta foothills: wildlife officer

Different grizzly bears behind two attacks in Alberta foothills: wildlife officer

Two different grizzly bears were behind a pair of fatal attacks in the Alberta foothills, a provincial wildlife officer said Friday.
Supreme Court ruling denies media outlet access to records from Quebec court case

Supreme Court ruling denies media outlet access to records from Quebec court case

OTTAWA — MediaQMI journalists are not allowed access to exhibits that were once part of a Quebec court file, the Supreme Court of Canada has ruled.
Indigenous women must lead fight against violence, Ontario report says

Indigenous women must lead fight against violence, Ontario report says

TORONTO — Indigenous women must be squarely at the forefront of efforts to combat the national tragedy of violence against them, a new Ontario government report asserts.
Finance Department says preliminary deficit of $314 billion for last fiscal year

Finance Department says preliminary deficit of $314 billion for last fiscal year

OTTAWA — The federal government says its preliminary deficit for the last fiscal year was $314 billion, an unprecedented figure caused by an equally unprecedented economic shock.

Oops, he did it again and tragic legacy: In The News for May 28

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 May 28 ... What we are watching in Canada ...
The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Friday, May 28, 2021

The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Friday, May 28, 2021

The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 4:00 a.m. ET on Friday, May 28, 2021. There are 1,371,073 confirmed cases in Canada. _ Canada: 1,371,073 confirmed cases (42,104 active, 1,303,558 resolved, 25,411 deaths).
A look at COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada on Friday, May 28, 2021

A look at COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada on Friday, May 28, 2021

The latest numbers on COVID-19 vaccinations in Canada as of 4:00 a.m. ET on Friday, May 28, 2021. In Canada, the provinces are reporting 408,034 new vaccinations administered for a total of 22,346,755 doses given. Nationwide, 1,806,609 people or 4.
'Cold houses with no hot water': Flood victims return to Fort Simpson, N.W.T.

'Cold houses with no hot water': Flood victims return to Fort Simpson, N.W.T.

FORT SIMPSON, N.W.T. — A village in the Northwest Territories is looking to rebuild what has been lost after the worst flooding in more than 50 years destroyed homes and businesses.
Remains of 215 children found at former residential school in British Columbia

Remains of 215 children found at former residential school in British Columbia

KAMLOOPS, B.C. — The remains of 215 children have been found buried on the site of a former residential school in Kamloops, B.C.