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No winning ticket for Friday's $20 million Lotto Max jackpot

No winning ticket for Friday's $20 million Lotto Max jackpot

TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $20 million jackpot in Friday's Lotto Max draw. The jackpot for the next draw on Sept. 7 will be an estimated $25 million. The Canadian Press
Police find evidence of missing boy in Amber Alert case and his father

Police find evidence of missing boy in Amber Alert case and his father

MONTREAL — Items used by a three-year-old boy and his alleged kidnapper have been found on the south shore of the St. Lawrence River northeast of Quebec City in a discovery that police said is a sign the pair is alive and in the area.
Fortin's lawyers fight bid to toss his lawsuit

Fortin's lawyers fight bid to toss his lawsuit

OTTAWA — Maj.-Gen. Dany Fortin's lawyers are fighting a federal attempt to quash their client's lawsuit over his removal as head of Canada's vaccine distribution campaign.
Manitoba and N.S. will recognize National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Manitoba and N.S. will recognize National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

WINNIPEG — Manitoba and Nova Scotia are joining two other jurisdictions in recognizing a new federal statutory holiday to contemplate the history and harmful legacy of residential schools.
Alberta announces $100 gift card incentive to get holdouts vaccinated as cases surge

Alberta announces $100 gift card incentive to get holdouts vaccinated as cases surge

EDMONTON — Premier Jason Kenney, two months after declaring victory over COVID-19, is offering $100 to Albertans who aren't vaccinated to try to curb nation-leading cases of the illness that have again pushed the province's hospitals to the brink.
Black Montreal man victim of wrongful arrest wasn't racially profiled: report

Black Montreal man victim of wrongful arrest wasn't racially profiled: report

MONTREAL — A Black Montreal man wrongfully arrested and detained for six days who is suing police and prosecutors for more than $1 million was not the victim of racial profiling, a judge concluded in a report released Friday.
Canada could see above 15K daily COVID-19 cases next month, Tam says

Canada could see above 15K daily COVID-19 cases next month, Tam says

OTTAWA — Canada's chief public health officer says there is an urgent need for more people between 18 and 39 to get vaccinated against COVID-19 to reduce the impact of the Delta variant. "This is a crucial moment," Dr.
Progress on Wet'suwet'en rights and title slower than parties would have liked

Progress on Wet'suwet'en rights and title slower than parties would have liked

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Trudeau targeted over pandemic election call as health agency warns of rising cases

Trudeau targeted over pandemic election call as health agency warns of rising cases

OTTAWA — Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau found himself the target of his political opponents over the timing of an election call during the fourth wave of COVID-19, as new modelling suggests the country is headed for a difficult fall.
Territory's first since June: Nunavut reports case of COVID-19 in Rankin Inlet

Territory's first since June: Nunavut reports case of COVID-19 in Rankin Inlet

IQALUIT — Nunavut is reporting one new case of COVID-19, the territory's first since June. The case is in Rankin Inlet, a community of about 3,000 people in Nunavut's central region. Acting chief public health officer Dr.