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at 16:08 on November 24, 2014, EST.

Conservative trap to ensnare Liberal candidate ends up embarrassing Tories

OTTAWA - The latest Conservative sting operation aimed at discrediting a prominent Liberal candidate has instead wound up embarrassing several Tory MPs, including senior cabinet minister Jason Kenney.


at 16:04 on November 24, 2014, EST.

Nova Scotia man granted bail in possible case of wrongful murder conviction

HALIFAX - A Nova Scotia man who was serving a life sentence for stabbing his ex-girlfriend to death was granted bail Monday after a preliminary review of his case said he may have been wrongfully convicted.


at 16:07 on November 24, 2014, EST.

Panel approves settlement to end long-running Manitoba naked judge case

WINNIPEG - A Manitoba judge whose nude photos were posted online by her husband will voluntarily retire from the bench rather than undergo another hearing into whether she should be removed from her position.


at 16:03 on November 24, 2014, EST.

Key witness testifies at fisherman's murder trial, says shots fired over lobster

PORT HAWKESBURY, N.S. - A key witness at a murder trial says he initially gave police a false statement after Phillip Boudreau disappeared last year as he testified today about what happened before the Cape Breton fisherman was shot.


at 16:02 on November 24, 2014, EST.

Blue Cross reaffirms decision not to cover couple with million dollar baby

HUMBOLDT, Sask. - Saskatchewan Blue Cross says it won't reverse its decision denying the claim of a family facing more than $900,000 in medical bills for an unexpected birth in Hawaii.


at 15:30 on November 24, 2014, EST.

Two Opposition Wildrose members, Towle and Donovan, cross floor to Alberta PCs

EDMONTON - Two members of Alberta's Wildrose party are crossing the floor to sit with the governing Progressive Conservatives.


at 15:40 on November 24, 2014, EST.

Conservatives brace for bad news auditor general report on veterans care

LONDON, Ont. - Prime Minister Stephen Harper has waded into the controversy over unspent funds at Veterans Affairs.


at 15:30 on November 24, 2014, EST.

Second young man accused in prominent child porn case in Halifax pleads guilty

HALIFAX - A second young man accused in a prominent child pornography case pleaded guilty in youth court Monday to distributing a sexually graphic image of a 15-year-old girl who later died following a suicide attempt.


at 14:50 on November 24, 2014, EST.

Coroner's inquest into Quebec seniors' fire hears dramatic 911 calls

RIVIERE-DU-LOUP, Que. - The coroner's inquest into the fire that killed 32 people at a seniors' residence in Quebec last January has heard dramatic 911 calls from the night of the deadly blaze.


at 13:54 on November 24, 2014, EST.

Lawyers of Egyptian-Canadian reporter call for his release or deportation

CAIRO - The lawyers of an imprisoned Egyptian-Canadian Al-Jazeera journalist called Monday for his release, saying he should benefit from a recently passed law that allows the country's president to deport foreign defendants, or be freed for health reasons.


at 14:19 on November 24, 2014, EST.

Saskatchewan premier concerned about 'unnecessary barriers' to pipeline project

REGINA - Saskatchewan's premier says he's concerned about the stance taken by his Ontario and Quebec counterparts in regards to the Energy East Pipeline project.


at 13:28 on November 24, 2014, EST.

City, police sites in Ottawa hacked amid claims teen suspect is being framed

OTTAWA - A statement posted online says attacks on the Ottawa police website are in retaliation for what it claims are police efforts to frame an innocent teen.


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