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Quebec woman dies in Ontario crash, police investigate

QUINTE WEST, Ont. — A 70-year-old woman from Montreal is dead after a multi-vehicle collision in eastern Ontario. Provincial police say the crash took place mid-afternoon Wednesday when a sedan

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Updated: Father of boy who was the subject of an Amber Alert in hospital

MONTREAL — A man who was arrested after police found his six-year-old son, who had been the subject of an Amber Alert, remained in an Ontario hospital Sunday. The boy

National Politics

Byelections to be held in October in Tory-held ridings in Quebec and Alberta

Elections Canada has announced the dates for two federal byelections to be held in Quebec and Alberta ridings vacated by Conservative MPs. The votes in Sturgeon River-Parkland, Alta., and Lac-Saint-Jean,

Arts & Culture National News

Old hat stolen from Quebec museum 42 years ago headed back there soon

EDMONTON — An old felt top hat that’s been sitting on a shelf in an Edmonton antique store for 12 years is soon heading back to the museum in Quebec

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Late Canadian poet laureate Pierre DesRuisseaux accused of plagiarism

MONTREAL — One of Canada’s former poet laureates is being accused of plagiarizing the works of illustrious English-language authors in a book that has since been taken off the shelves.

National Sports

Quebec City’s Gaudreau to participate in World Dodgeball Championships

Quebec City — Following his performance in April’s National Dodgeball Tournament in Halifax, Hubert Gaudreau has been selected to play for Canada’s alternate team, Team Maple Leaf. Gaudreau’s selection highlights the

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Police say Edmonton man wanted for murder in Quebec woman’s death

EDMONTON — Police have issued a Canada-wide arrest warrant for a man wanted in the death of a Montreal woman in Edmonton. The body of Valerie Maurice, who was 29,

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Toronto imam warns of “fake news” after photo used in anti-Muslim article

MONTREAL — A Toronto-area imam is warning of the dangers of what he calls “fake news” after his photo was used in an article that was widely circulated online. Ibrahim

National Sports

Three-time Olympic gold medallist Hamelin to lead Canada’s 2018 short-track team

MONTREAL — Three-time Olympic gold medallist Charles Hamelin will lead a veteran Canadian short-track speedskating team to the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The native of Sainte-Julie, Que.,

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Two newest astronauts moonstruck as Canada looks beyond space station

Canada’s newest astronauts Joshua Kutryk and Jennifer Sidey acknowledge the crowd during Canada 150 celebrations on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Saturday, July 1, 2017. Canada’s two newest astronauts are

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Hells Angels no longer vendors at Quebec agricultural fair, management confirms

Members of the Hells Angels from British Columbia and Ontario enter the Hells Angels Nomads compound during the group’s Canada Run event in Carlsbad Springs, Ont., near Ottawa, on Saturday,

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Woman sought in Calgary quadruple homicide might be in Ontario or Quebec

Calgary police say a woman they’re seeking in connection with a quadruple homicide earlier this month may be in Ontario or Quebec. Yu Chieh Liao, who goes by Diana Liao,

Business International National Sports

Adidas to sell CCM hockey for US$110 million

MONTREAL — German sportswear manufacturer Adidas has announced an agreement to sell its CCM hockey-equipment subsidiary to a Canadian firm for US$110 million. The multinational said Thursday it will sell

Business National

Yellow Pages CEO leaves company, CFO named interim CEO

MONTREAL — Yellow Pages Ltd. (TSX:Y) says chief executive Julien Billot has left the company. The company says the board has named chief financial officer Ken Taylor as interim chief