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The $50 million secret

ST. ALBERT, Alta. - If Bill and Andrea Groner tell you they can keep a secret, you can take them at their word. For seven months, the Edmonton couple hid the fact that they were the winners of the second-largest lottery prize ever awarded in Alberta. On Tuesday, they finally came forward with the news that they held the ticket worth $50 million. Read more...

'King of Pot' faces 30 years behind bars

The so-called “king of pot,” Jimmy Cournoyer of Laval, is facing a drug trafficking sentence in New York, after he imported 109 tonnes of marijuana into the country. Read more...

Cyclist in critical condition after car blows red light

A cyclist in his forties is in a medically induced coma after being struck by a car at the intersection of Van Horne at Decarie Boulevard.  Read more...

Evacuations, injuries after CN freight collides with train in Wisconsin

SLINGER, Wis. - A CN Rail freight train collided with a Wisconsin Southern train Sunday night causing a derailment that left two crew members injured and triggered the evacuation of more than 100 homes. Read more...

Photos: Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 shot down

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RCMP expected to charge Mike Duffy Thursday

Charges are expected Thursday against Senator Mike Duffy in connection with expenses billed to taxpayers. Read more...

Cautionary tale about buying cars on-line

A lesson to be cautious about what you buy from sites like Kijiji. Read more...

Montreal, Maine and Atlantic sold cheap

The Montreal, Maine and Atlantic has sold its assets for less than a tenth of its value, according to a report in the Journal. Read more...

Corruption squad investigating 48 cases

You might think that by now, Quebec's anti-corruption squad might be getting to the bottom of the pool of corruption in public-sector contracting in the province - but that is not the case. Read more...

Armed bandits storm hotel bar in Townships

Quebec Provincial Police are investigating a frightening incident overnight in Farnham, in the Eastern Townships. Read more...

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