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Ottawa offers $1.6B backstop for energy sector as political tensions with Alberta fester

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The federal government is promising more than $1.6 billion — most of it in loans — to support the ailing energy sector, as political tensions in the Ottawa-Alberta relationship simmer.

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Integrity watchdog confirms probe into appointment of Ron Taverner as Ontario's top cop

Ron Taverner on John Garland shooting

Ontario's integrity commissioner confirmed Tuesday he is conducting an inquiry into the appointment of Toronto police Supt. Ron Taverner as the next OPP commissioner following a request by an NDP member about Premier Doug Ford.

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Millard gets 25 years for dad's killing, which could keep him in prison till he's 102

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Serial killer Dellen Millard has been sentenced to 25 years behind bars for the murder of his father, Wayne Millard.

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Trump Foundation to dissolve amid allegations of 'shocking' illegality

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U.S. President Donald Trump's namesake charitable foundation has agreed to dissolve following a lawsuit by New York's attorney general claiming Trump misused the foundation to advance his 2016 presidential campaign and his businesses, the attorney general announced Tuesday.

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Canadian house price slump makes buyers wary for 2019: Don Pittis

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Falling real estate costs were supposed to attract buyers who had been priced out of the market. But that's not usually how markets work.

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Drivers in Canada face stricter alcohol-testing rules starting today, but constitutional bumps expected

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New, stricter legislation enacted Tuesday gives officers more authority when screening drivers for alcohol in hopes of reducing impaired driving and deadly collisions on Canada's roads.

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Canada Post says normal delivery times restored for most of the country

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​Three weeks after striking postal workers were forced back to work, Canada Post says it has caught up on most parcel delivery backlogs that had been created by rotating walkouts, and normal holiday delivery service guarantees have been restored.

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White House willing to avert government shutdown, Sanders says

Sarah Huckabee Sanders

The White House appears to inch away from forcing a partial U.S. government shutdown over funding a southern border wall, with press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders saying there are "other ways" to get the $5 billion President Donald Trump wants.

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Canada Post says normal delivery times restored for most of the country

Canada Post APM 20181212

​Three weeks after striking postal workers were forced back to work, Canada Post says it has caught up on most parcel delivery backlogs that had been created by rotating walkouts, and normal holiday delivery service guarantees have been restored.

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Ottawa offers $1.6B backstop for energy sector as political tensions with Alberta fester

Oil Dividends 20181207

The federal government is promising more than $1.6 billion — most of it in loans — to support the ailing energy sector, as political tensions in the Ottawa-Alberta relationship simmer.

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Canadian house price slump makes buyers wary for 2019: Don Pittis

CREA Home Sales 20181217

Falling real estate costs were supposed to attract buyers who had been priced out of the market. But that's not usually how markets work.

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General Dynamics warns Canada: Cancelling Saudi deal would cost billions

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General Dynamics on Monday put pressure on Ottawa over the sale of armoured vehicles to Saudi Arabia, warning that the federal government would incur "billions of dollars of liability" by unilaterally scrapping the deal.

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Canada lacks gender diversity in AI industry, lags in wage equality: WEF study

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Canada has the world's fifth largest artificial intelligence workforce, but is still far from closing the gender gap and, for the second consecutive year, is 16th overall across all sectors in rankings compiled by World Economic Forum in its Global Gender Gap Report 2018.

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Statistics Canada reports manufacturing sales down 0.1% in October

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Statistics Canada says manufacturing sales fell 0.1 per cent in October to $58.2 billion, a weaker report than economists expected. The decline came as sales in the wood product and primary metal industries fell, offset in part by higher sales in the food and machinery industries.

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