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Quick Facts on Canada's climate plan, compared to other G20 members

Quick Facts on Canada's climate plan, compared to other G20 members

OTTAWA — Some quick facts about Climate Transparency's 2019 report card on Canada's climate plan as part of its annual report card on G20 climate action. Canada's emissions picture within the G20: — Canada's per-capita emissions in 2016 were 18.

Spy agencies must be transparent about new data-crunching, analyst warns

OTTAWA — Rapid technological advances in data collection and analysis are transforming the way spy agencies work, potentially putting civil liberties at risk, an Israeli intelligence expert has warned the Canadian security community.

Owner charged in Eastern Townships dog attack that left jogger injured

MONTREAL — The owner of three dogs involved in an attack that seriously injured a jogger in Quebec's Eastern Townships region last March has been charged. Alan Barnes, 59, faces one charge of criminal negligence causing bodily harm.
Fortnite makers sue Montreal game tester for allegedly leaking game elements

Fortnite makers sue Montreal game tester for allegedly leaking game elements

MONTREAL — The maker of the wildly popular game Fortnite is initiating legal action against a Montreal game tester, alleging he violated his contract by leaking a new online map ahead of its release date. U.S.
Canada supports genocide case against Myanmar at International Court of Justice

Canada supports genocide case against Myanmar at International Court of Justice

OTTAWA — Veteran politician Bob Rae says he will return as Canada's special envoy for Myanmar to help build support for a genocide lawsuit against that country's government over its forced expulsion of more than 700,000 Rohingya Muslims.

Former student sues private Toronto school after alleged sex assault on campus

TORONTO — A former student at a private all-boys school in Toronto who was the victim of an alleged sexual assault on campus last year has filed a lawsuit against the institution alleging it failed to keep him safe.
Spiritual leaders call for respect, unity during Remembrance Day ceremony

Spiritual leaders call for respect, unity during Remembrance Day ceremony

OTTAWA — Thousands of Canadians braved sub-zero temperatures in the nation's capital on Monday to honour and remember all those — no matter their background — who offered up their lives to defend Canada, its values and its principles.
For new Tory MP Alex Ruff, this year's Remembrance Day brings changes

For new Tory MP Alex Ruff, this year's Remembrance Day brings changes

OTTAWA — Alex Ruff, a retired colonel with 25 years in the Armed Forces, has missed commemorating Remembrance Day in his hometown of Tara, Ont. just six times.
Button-pushing Edmonton toddler wins his parents a free trip to Tokyo

Button-pushing Edmonton toddler wins his parents a free trip to Tokyo

EDMONTON — Lee Tappenden thought it was a scam when he got a call last week saying he had won a free trip to Tokyo.
Conservatives' Scheer wants Trudeau to open Parliament on November 25

Conservatives' Scheer wants Trudeau to open Parliament on November 25

OTTAWA — Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer will present a to-do list to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Tuesday that begins with a specific request: call the House of Commons back to work on Nov. 25.