Defence asks jury for acquittal, manslaughter verdicts in Mac’s murders

Through his lawyer, Laylin Delorme admitted he pistol-whipped, robbed and shot Mac’s Convenience store clerk Karanpal Bhangu in December 2015.…

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Lightning strike may have killed 50 Canada geese outside of Montreal

After 50 Canada geese were found dead floating in the St. Lawrence River outside Montreal earlier this week, veterinarians are saying they may…

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Recent shootings leave cities across Canada reeling

Welcome to The National Today newsletter, which takes a closer look at what’s happening around some of the day’s most notable stories.…

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Edmonton councillor stirred up about swizzle sticks and straws

City councillors are moving toward a made-in-Edmonton solution to curbing the use of disposable plastics after agreeing Friday to find out what measures…

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Why Facebook is getting in on the dating game — now

As Facebook continues to face questions about its ability to protect the privacy of users’ data in the wake of…

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Rachel Notley remains confident Kinder Morgan will build pipeline

Premier Rachel Notley said a resolution will be found to political bottlenecks that are delaying the construction of the Trans Mountain…

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Alberta’s first gay-straight alliance for teachers a learning curve for acceptance

The original intent of Alberta’s first gay-straight alliance for teachers was to lead by example. But the group, started three years ago…

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