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Erin O’Toole says a Conservative government wouldn’t cut foreign aid

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Conservative Leader Erin O’Toole today reversed his predecessor’s position on foreign aid spending, saying that a Conservative government led by him wouldn’t cut that budget.

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Russia interfered in U.S. election, likely at Putin’s behest, intelligence report says

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Russian President Vladimir Putin knew of and likely directed a Russian effort to manipulate the 2020 U.S. presidential campaign to benefit former president Donald Trump with “misleading or unsubstantiated allegations” against challenger Joe Biden, U.S. intelligence officials said on Tuesday.

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Erin O’Toole says a Conservative government wouldn’t cut foreign aid

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Conservative Leader Erin O’Toole today reversed his predecessor’s position on foreign aid spending, saying that a Conservative government led by him wouldn’t cut that budget.

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In a season of uncertainty, skaters Moore-Towers, Marinaro excited to get back on ice

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With the virtual Skate Canada Challenge the closest thing they’ve had to a competition in a pre-Olympic season, Kirsten Moore-Towers and Michael Marinaro are excited for a world championships next week after half thinking their season was already over.

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How Canada can win a rare Olympic men’s soccer berth

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CBC Sports’ daily newsletter previews the CONCACAF Olympic men’s soccer qualifier, where Canada can win one of the last two tickets to Tokyo.

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Another Atikamekw woman ‘humiliated’ by health staff, six months after Joyce Echaquan’s death

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Six months after Joyce Echaquan filmed staff at the hospital in Joliette, Que., attacking her with racist insults, hours before she died, another Atikamekw woman has come forward with troubling allegations of racism.

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Adam Strong found guilty of 1st-degree murder, manslaughter in killings of 2 Ontario women

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Adam Strong, 47, was convicted Tuesday afternoon of first-degree murder in the death of Rori Hache and of manslaughter in that of Kandis Fitzpatrick.

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American who freed Canadian girl calls on world to repatriate children stranded in Syrian camps

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The former U.S. diplomat who freed a 4-year-old Canadian girl from a detention camp in northeastern Syria Friday is calling on Canada and other countries to repatriate all of the children stranded there.

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American who freed Canadian girl calls on world to repatriate children stranded in Syrian camps

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The former U.S. diplomat who freed a 4-year-old Canadian girl from a detention camp in northeastern Syria Friday is calling on Canada and other countries to repatriate all of the children stranded there.

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Canada’s Edouard Therriault earns silver in worlds freeski big air event

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Canadian Edouard Therriault picked up a silver medal in the freeski big air event at the FIS Snowboard and Freeski world championships on Tuesday. It is the first career world championship podium finish for the 18-year-old.