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Clinton campaign: The Russians are working to elect Donald Trump U.S. ELECTION

PHILADELPHIA — A U.S. election that has already seen its share of drama witnessed a James-Bond-level plot twist Sunday — accusations of Russian meddling in the campaign. It's a charge levelled by Democrats as they gather for their...

RCMP say 3 safe, waving, after helicopter lands hard in Alberta mountains POLICE

SUNDRE, Alta. — A search for a helicopter that began when an emergency beacon began transmitting has ended well with all three people on board being found safe on an Alberta mountain. RCMP Sgt. Jack Poitras says the helicopter made a hard...

Saskatchewan city builds long water pipeline while oil flows down river ENVIRONMENT

PRINCE ALBERT, Sask. — Provincial officials in Saskatchewan say a riverside city whose water supply is threatened by an oil pipeline spill is building a hose, dozens of kilometres long, to draw water from another river. Sam Ferris with Saskatchewan's...

Parks Canada scales back recovery operation for missing Calgary boy POLICE

FIELD, B.C. — Parks Canada says it is scaling back the recovery operation for an 11-year-old Calgary boy who fell into the Yoho River in southeastern B.C. Two boys fell into the river near the Takkakaw Falls Friday evening while visiting...

Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.83B, marking end of an era BUSINESS

SAN FRANCISCO — Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion, marking the end of an era for a company that once defined the internet. The sale announced Monday marks the second time in two years that Verizon has snapped up the remains of a fallen...

Saskatchewan city gets backup water supply ready as oil spill approaches CANADA

PRINCE ALBERT, Sask. — Officials in Saskatchewan are preparing a city of more than 35,000 people to treat storm pond water as a backup as oil from a pipeline leak makes...

Calgary man detained in Turkey accused of plotting failed coup, friend says CANADA

TORONTO — A family friend says a Canadian man is being held in Turkey on accusations he was a leader of the failed July 15 military coup in that country. Davud Hanci, who lives in Calgary and works as an imam for Correctional Service Canada...

Stranded in Manchester: Air Canada flight to Toronto delayed by 48 hours AVIATION

TORONTO — Air Canada is taking heat from passengers spending two unexpected days in Manchester, England. The flight to Toronto was scheduled to leave on Friday, but Air Canada says the 197 passengers will have to wait until Sunday. One...

Winning ticket for Saturday's $5 million Lotto 649 jackpot sold in Ontario LOTTO

TORONTO — There is one winning ticket for the $5 million jackpot in Saturday night's Lotto 649 draw, and it was sold somewhere in Ontario. The draw's $1 million guaranteed prize was also won by a ticket purchased in the province....

SCOC decision means defence minister can appeal soldier's sex-assault acquittal COURT

MONTREAL — A Supreme Court of Canada ruling Friday means the defence minister can appeal in the case of a Canadian soldier acquitted of sexually assaulting a female subordinate. The court ruled unanimously that the country's National...

Heckling of Vancouver TV reporter prompts police investigation POLICE

VANCOUVER — Police in Vancouver are investigating after a recurrence of last year's viral phenomenon that saw hecklers interrupt live television reports to yell sexually explicit remarks into reporters' microphones. CTV reporter Sarah...

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