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Tory leader Ches Crosbie wins seat in Newfoundland and Labrador legislature

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. — The leader of Newfoundland and Labrador’s Progressive Conservative party has won a seat in the provincial legislature.

Ches Crosbie won a byelection Thursday in the riding of Windsor Lake, in the St. 94 more words

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In the news today, Sept. 21

Five stories in the news for Friday, Sept. 21

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QUEBEC LEADERS SQUARE OFF IN LAST DEBATE

After seeing his party’s lead in the polls evaporate, Coalition Avenir Quebec Leader Francois Legault tried to humanize his controversial position on immigration Thursday before hitting his Liberal opponent hard on secularism and corruption. 703 more words

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Feds to comb social media for Canadians' pot-related attitudes, behaviour

OTTAWA — The federal government is looking to scour social-media platforms to find out what Canadians really think about pot as the country enters its new era of legalized weed. 401 more words

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Feds to comb social media for Canadians' pot-related attitudes, behaviour

OTTAWA — The federal government is looking to scour social-media platforms to find out what Canadians really think about pot as the country enters its new era of legalized weed. 401 more words

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Green Party leadership hopefuls in Alberta grapple with thorny issue of oilsands

EDMONTON — Kermit the Frog sang “It’s Not Easy Bein’ Green,” and candidates running to be leader of the Green Party of Alberta might relate. 529 more words

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Legal society poster seeks complainants against two cops on Downtown Eastside

VANCOUVER — A legal advocacy organization on Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside is circulating flyers with pictures of two police officers and asking if anyone has been harassed by them. 684 more words

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Alimentation Couche-Tard taking a more laid-back approach to selling pot

LAVAL, Que. — The chairman of Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. says reluctance from the company’s own employees and broader uncertainty about the North American cannabis market are preventing it from charging into the blossoming sector. 314 more words

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