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In call with Biden, Trudeau talks trade, border 'collaboration' and Olympic soccer

In call with Biden, Trudeau talks trade, border 'collaboration' and Olympic soccer

WASHINGTON — Justin Trudeau and Joe Biden each got the chance to sports-gloat a little Monday as the two North American leaders talked for the first time since Canada and the United States appeared to part ways over their shared border.
'Why three bullets?': Family of Black Quebec man shot dead by police wants answers

'Why three bullets?': Family of Black Quebec man shot dead by police wants answers

REPENTIGNY, Que. — The family of a Black man shot and killed by police in a Montreal suburb on Sunday wants to know why officers opened fire.
Quebec pork industry says thousands of pigs risk being euthanized if strike continues

Quebec pork industry says thousands of pigs risk being euthanized if strike continues

MONTREAL — A labour strike at a Quebec pork-processing plant is creating a dangerous backlog of pigs ready for slaughter, putting thousands of animals at risk of going to waste, says the head of an association of pork producers.
Behind the scenes of N.L.'s failed attempt to rename Red Indian Lake

Behind the scenes of N.L.'s failed attempt to rename Red Indian Lake

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — A push to change the offensive name of a Newfoundland lake began with apparent plans for public consultation but ended in a flood of angry emails and a government about-face, emails show.
B.C. Christmas tree growers say intense heat singes prized trees, kills seedlings

B.C. Christmas tree growers say intense heat singes prized trees, kills seedlings

DUNCAN, B.C. — Christmas tree growers in British Columbia say they are facing a brown holiday season due to the heat dome that drove temperatures above 40 Celsius for days and burned firs destined for family living rooms.
Montreal investment fund sued over use of founder's great-great-grandfather's name

Montreal investment fund sued over use of founder's great-great-grandfather's name

MONTREAL — Brendan Holt Dunn said he wanted to invoke the legacy of his great-great-grandfather, pioneering Quebec industrialist Sir Herbert Holt, in the name of his Montreal-based venture capital fund.

A look at COVID-19 reopening plans across the country

As COVID-19 vaccination rates increase and case numbers drop across the country, the provinces and territories have begun releasing the reopening plans for businesses, events and recreational facilities.
Canada to receive 2.3 million COVID-19 vaccine doses this week

Canada to receive 2.3 million COVID-19 vaccine doses this week

OTTAWA — The federal government is expecting to receive more than 2.3 million doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine this week, as public health officials brace for a potential fourth wave of infections.
Quebec provincial police is searching for two men missing since Friday in Outaouais

Quebec provincial police is searching for two men missing since Friday in Outaouais

MONTREAL — Quebec provincial police say they are searching for two hunters in the Outaouais region who have been missing since Friday.
Quebec lifts COVID-19 measures; extends closing times for bars and restaurants

Quebec lifts COVID-19 measures; extends closing times for bars and restaurants

MONTREAL — Quebec lifted further COVID-19 restrictions across the province on Sunday, including extending closing times for bars and restaurants, and increasing capacities for gatherings.