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Eat Smart brand salad bags recalled due to possible Listeria contamination

Eat Smart brand salad bags recalled due to possible Listeria contamination

OTTAWA — The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) says certain Eat Smart brand Sweet Kale Vegetable Salad Bags are being recalled due to possible Listeria contamination.
Cabinet expected to extend deadline to reconsider Trans Mountain pipeline

Cabinet expected to extend deadline to reconsider Trans Mountain pipeline

OTTAWA — Canada's energy regulator will tell the federal government this week whether it still thinks the Trans Mountain pipeline should be expanded, but cabinet's final say on the project's future is still several months away.
Alberta missionaries among the Canadians heading home from riot-stricken Haiti

Alberta missionaries among the Canadians heading home from riot-stricken Haiti

MONTREAL — A Canadian couple who had to leave Haiti due to violent street protests say they're happy to be heading home but that their hearts are with the people they left behind.
Officials still working out how much oil leaked from derailment in Manitoba

Officials still working out how much oil leaked from derailment in Manitoba

ST-LAZARE, Man. — Canadian National Railway says it doesn't yet know how much oil leaked from a derailment in western Manitoba, but it says trains are now running on the line again.

Deported man who came to Canada as a baby granted chance at return

A British Columbia man who was deported at 59 despite living in Canada since he was seven months old has won a shot at returning home. A federal court has granted Len Van Heest a judicial review of his permanent and temporary residency applications.
Man charged in daughter's death in hospital with self-inflicted gunshot wound: police

Man charged in daughter's death in hospital with self-inflicted gunshot wound: police

Police say a man charged with first-degree murder in the death of his daughter is in hospital with a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Still-active human rights case speaks to lasting homophobia in Canada: activists

Still-active human rights case speaks to lasting homophobia in Canada: activists

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — Just over 14 years ago, the government of Newfoundland and Labrador issued the province's marriage commissioners an ultimatum: agree to perform same-sex marriages or resign.
Nuclear-waste bunker decision to likely to fall to next federal government

Nuclear-waste bunker decision to likely to fall to next federal government

TORONTO — The much-delayed and politically fraught decision on a proposed multibillion-dollar nuclear-waste storage bunker near Lake Huron now appears certain to fall to Canada's next government.
James says B.C. budget puts priorities on NDP's poverty,  environment plans

James says B.C. budget puts priorities on NDP's poverty, environment plans

VICTORIA — British Columbia's finance minister says the budget she tables Tuesday undertakes development of social, environmental and economic initiatives as other provinces across Canada implement cuts to programs and shifts to the right.

No winning ticket for Saturday night's $5 million Lotto 649 jackpot

TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $5 million jackpot in Saturday night's Lotto 649 draw. However, the guaranteed $1 million prize went to a ticket holder in Ontario. There were also 25 guaranteed prizes of $100,000 each.