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737 Max: Air Canada flight in unscheduled landing after engine issue

Saturday, December 26th 2020, 10:12
related countries: United States United States

The plane with three crew landed safely after rerouting on a flight from the US to Canada.
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Muslim-Canadian's 'first Christmas' goes viral

Wednesday, December 23rd 2020, 18:48

As a Christmas first-timer, Mohammad Hussain shared his unique perspective on the holiday on Twitter.
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Ancient mummified wolf cub in Canada 'lived 56,000 years ago'

Tuesday, December 22nd 2020, 11:04

Scientists say the cub, which died about 56,000 years ago, is "the most complete wolf mummy known".
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Peter Nygard: Fashion mogul faces sex trafficking charges

Tuesday, December 15th 2020, 22:35
related countries: United States United States

US authorities are seeking his extradition from Canada on charges including sex trafficking.
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Canada 'Sixties Scoop': Indigenous survivors map out their stories

Monday, December 14th 2020, 0:05

Canada's "Sixties Scoop" saw thousands of indigenous children forcibly removed from their families.
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Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman denies sending hit squad to Canada

Tuesday, December 8th 2020, 18:23
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

An exiled Saudi spy accuses Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of trying to have him assassinated.
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Possible deal for arrested Huawei finance chief

Friday, December 4th 2020, 3:45
related countries: China China
related places: Huawei

The deal would let Meng Wanzhou return to China from Canada, where she was arrested in 2018.
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Canada bans mass exports of prescription drugs

Sunday, November 29th 2020, 6:06
related countries: United States United States

The new policy comes in response to a US plan to import drugs from Canada.
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Coronavirus: Pandas leave Canada for China's bamboo

Friday, November 27th 2020, 18:46
related countries: China China

Calgary Zoo had to send the two Chinese pandas home early after the pandemic hit bamboo supplies.
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New Brunswick outbreak: How a smalltown doctor became a Covid pariah

Wednesday, November 25th 2020, 1:23

After being labelled "patient zero", a small-town physician in Canada was shunned.
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'Hello Greta!': Justin Trudeau 'fields call from pranksters'

Tuesday, November 24th 2020, 22:48

Pranksters posing as the climate activist told the Canadian PM to "drop your weapons, pick flowers".
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Trudeau and Macron speak after cartoon remark controversy

Friday, November 6th 2020, 1:43
related countries: France France

The Canadian PM faced criticism for comments he made about terrors attacks in France.
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Quebec stabbing: Two dead after attack by man in medieval clothes

Sunday, November 1st 2020, 15:47
related places: Quebec

Police confirm at least two people have died and say they have arrested a man in his mid-20s.
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The hours that led to Huawei boss Meng Wanzhou's arrest

Saturday, October 31st 2020, 12:21

More details emerge as a legal battle over the extradition of Meng Wanzhou continues in Canada.
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New name for a Canadian town called Asbestos

Monday, October 19th 2020, 22:41
related places: Asbestos

Town residents pick Val-des-Sources to replace the moniker that paid homage to its mining history.
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Coronavirus: The place in North America with no cases

Monday, October 19th 2020, 1:04

Nunavut, in Canada's north, has managed to keep coronavirus out of its communities.
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Inside Canada's decades-long lobster feud

Thursday, October 15th 2020, 23:50

A fight over indigenous rights has erupted in Canada's billion-dollar lobster fishing industry.
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Boy, 12, discovers rare dinosaur skeleton

Thursday, October 15th 2020, 16:00

He was hiking with his father in Alberta, Canada, when he stumbled upon the Hadrosaur remains.
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Why some onions were too sexy for Facebook

Thursday, October 8th 2020, 15:16

A Canadian seed store inadvertently crossed the line with a seemingly innocent advert for onions.
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C$1m cash and guns seized in police raid on 'illegal casino' at mansion in Canada

Thursday, October 1st 2020, 19:40

Video shows Canadian police raiding an alleged operation at a lavish mansion in Ontario.
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NY Times reviews IS reporting amid hoax accusation

Thursday, October 1st 2020, 19:09

A Canadian interviewee's arrest on hoax-terrorism charges prompts a review of his media portrayal.
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Joyce Echaquan death: Canada PM Trudeau decries 'worst form of racism'

Thursday, October 1st 2020, 16:18
related places: Quebec

PM Justin Trudeau joins the outcry over the treatment of Joyce Echaquan in a Quebec hospital.
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Joyce Echaquan: Outcry in Canada over treatment of dying indigenous woman

Wednesday, September 30th 2020, 0:28

A nurse is sacked after Joyce Echaquan filmed herself in hospital apparently being insulted by staff.
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Trudeau promises 'ambitious' Canada recovery plan

Wednesday, September 23rd 2020, 23:43

The plan comes as Mr Trudeau warns Canada is in the midst of a "second wave" of the pandemic.
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Pascale Ferrier: White House ricin package suspect in court

Tuesday, September 22nd 2020, 22:17

Pascale Ferrier, a Canadian computer programmer, is also accused of mailing poison to Texas authorities.
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Satellite achieves sharp-eyed view of methane

Monday, September 21st 2020, 0:19

A Canadian company debuts a powerful new capability to monitor the potent greenhouse gas.
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John Turner: Former Canadian prime minister dies at 91

Saturday, September 19th 2020, 20:53

The ex-prime minister, who has died aged 91, famously led his Liberal Party to a big defeat in 1984.
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Canada Tesla driver charged over 'napping while speeding'

Thursday, September 17th 2020, 20:50

Canadian police said both front seats were fully reclined as the car drove at 150km/h.
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Canadian cable car cord severed again in suspected sabotage

Monday, September 14th 2020, 17:12

The mountainside gondola ride only reopened a few months ago after an act of sabotage in 2019.
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We Charity to exit Canada amid Trudeau scandal probe

Wednesday, September 9th 2020, 22:11

The charity says it has to leave because of "fallout" from a political scandal involving the prime minister.
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Trudeau condemns toppling of Canada's first PM as 'vandalism'

Monday, August 31st 2020, 17:18
related places: Macdonald

The statue of Canada's first PM, Sir John A Macdonald, was pulled down by activists over the weekend.
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Canada statue of John A MacDonald toppled by activists in Montreal

Sunday, August 30th 2020, 7:09
related places: Macdonald, Montreal

John A MacDonald was accused of letting famine and disease decimate indigenous Canadian communities.
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Chrystia Freeland named Canada's first female finance minister

Tuesday, August 18th 2020, 21:17

The prime minister also announced he will suspend Parliament until 23 September.
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Rise in far-right threats against Justin Trudeau, police warn

Thursday, August 13th 2020, 23:41

The threats follow a number of security incidents targeting Canadian federal officials.
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Americans, go home: Tension at Canada-US border

Thursday, August 13th 2020, 14:05
related countries: United States United States

Fears about spikes in US Covid-19 cases have led to some hostility between Canadians and Americans.
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Kamala Harris: Countries rush to celebrate Biden's running mate

Wednesday, August 12th 2020, 14:59
related countries: India India

People in India, Jamaica and Canada are queuing up to heap praise on the California senator.
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Milne Ice Shelf: Satellites capture Arctic ice split

Tuesday, August 11th 2020, 11:10

The Planet Earth-observation company releases new imagery of Canada's broken Milne Ice Shelf.
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Canada slaps retaliatory tariffs on US aluminium goods

Friday, August 7th 2020, 18:20
related countries: United States United States

The retaliatory move comes after Canada's deputy prime minister promised a "dollar for dollar" fight
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China sentences another Canadian to death on drugs charges

Friday, August 7th 2020, 16:55

As relations between the countries remain fraught, the man has been accused of producing ecstasy.
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Saudi crown prince accused of sending hit squad to Canada

Thursday, August 6th 2020, 20:48
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

Mohammed bin Salman has been accused of sending a hit-squad to kill a former Saudi official.
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China sentences Canadian to death on drugs charge

Thursday, August 6th 2020, 10:55

The man has been accused of producing ketamine as relations between the countries remain fraught.
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Obesity not defined by weight, says new Canada guideline

Tuesday, August 4th 2020, 21:12

A new Canadian clinical guideline aims to reduce stigma against overweight patients.
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Should police be first to respond in a mental-health crisis?

Tuesday, July 28th 2020, 23:08
related countries: United States United States
related places: Why

Why cities in the US and Canada are eyeing removing police from front-line mental-health response.
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Niagara Falls tour boats show stark social distancing split

Tuesday, July 28th 2020, 21:00
related countries: United States United States
related places: Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls boat tours highlight pandemic safety measure differences in the US and Canada.
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Canada court rules US 'not safe' for asylum seekers

Wednesday, July 22nd 2020, 20:28
related countries: United States United States

The US violates the human rights of asylum seekers by imprisoning them, a Canadian judge rules.
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Trudeau admits 'mistake' while facing third ethics inquiry in office

Monday, July 13th 2020, 18:58

Canada PM says he should have recused himself from contract talks with charity that paid his family.
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Rideau Hall: Canadian Armed Forces member arrested after breaching PM's estate

Friday, July 3rd 2020, 0:44

Justin Trudeau was not home when a member of Canada's armed forces drove into Rideau Hall's gates.
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Canadian province investigates racist 'game' played by hospital staff

Friday, June 19th 2020, 22:45

Staff in at least one hospital allegedly bet on the blood alcohol level of indigenous patients.
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Canadian MP Jagmeet Singh kicked out for calling rival 'racist'

Thursday, June 18th 2020, 1:05

Jagmeet Singh was thrown out of the House for not apologising after he called another MP "racist".
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