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Trump is accused in court of rape. Will it matter in 2024?

Trump is accused in court of rape. Will it matter in 2024?

E. Jean Carroll testified in sometimes searing detail about the day she says Donald Trump raped her in a department store dressing room two decades before he became president, allegations the Republican has repeatedly and vehemently denied.
Trudeau blasts Poilievre as angry and unserious at Liberal party convention

Trudeau blasts Poilievre as angry and unserious at Liberal party convention

OTTAWA — Canadians chose hope over fear and anger in 2015 and they will be faced with that choice again the next time they go to the polls, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Thursday as he delivered an opening night keynote speech to Liberal faithful at the party's policy convention in Ottawa.
Alberta premier says media-question restrictions won't apply to wildfire crisis

Alberta premier says media-question restrictions won't apply to wildfire crisis

EDMONTON — A spokeswoman for United Conservative Leader Danielle Smith says she is abandoning her media-question restriction policy during the wildfire crisis in order to ensure Albertans receive correct information.
Environment Canada opens Fisheries Act investigation into Kearl tailings releases

Environment Canada opens Fisheries Act investigation into Kearl tailings releases

EDMONTON — Environment Canada has opened an investigation into whether Imperial Oil broke federal laws with two releases of tailings from its Kearl oilsands mine in northern Alberta.
Alberta NDP reaches out to undecided conservative voters; UCP looks to workers

Alberta NDP reaches out to undecided conservative voters; UCP looks to workers

CALGARY — Alberta NDP Leader Rachel Notley delivered a direct message Thursday to people who have voted conservative in the past and are undecided on how to cast their ballots later this month.
Loblaw strikes deal with TC Energy to power all Alberta operations with renewables

Loblaw strikes deal with TC Energy to power all Alberta operations with renewables

TORONTO — Loblaw Companies Ltd. says it has reached a deal with TC Energy that will see the grocer's operations in Alberta powered entirely by wind, sun and water.
Alberta Premier Danielle Smith to speak with Trudeau about help for wildfires

Alberta Premier Danielle Smith to speak with Trudeau about help for wildfires

EDMONTON — Alberta Premier Danielle Smith is set to speak by phone with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau today to discuss possible help for wildfires raging in the province.
Manslaughter conviction set aside due to delay caused by Crown, Supreme Court says

Manslaughter conviction set aside due to delay caused by Crown, Supreme Court says

OTTAWA — The Supreme Court of Canada says it set aside manslaughter and firearm convictions because of an unwarranted delay in a man's trial caused by the Crown.
ICC chief prosecutor says he has 'every confidence' South Africa will arrest Putin

ICC chief prosecutor says he has 'every confidence' South Africa will arrest Putin

OTTAWA — The International Criminal Court's chief prosecutor says he has every confidence that South Africa will arrest Vladimir Putin when the Russian president is expected to attend an international summit there in August.
Smith says sovereignty act, RCMP replacement and pension plan not in UCP campaign

Smith says sovereignty act, RCMP replacement and pension plan not in UCP campaign

CALGARY — United Conservative Leader Danielle Smith says she won't be campaigning on some of her party's more contentious ideas — sovereignty legislation, a provincial police force and an Alberta pension plan — ahead of the May 29 election.
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