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Liberal MP Joyce Murray's son critically hurt on Mexican honeymoon

Liberal MP Joyce Murray's son critically hurt on Mexican honeymoon

OTTAWA — The son of Liberal MP Joyce Murray is awaiting a medical evacuation from Mexico to Vancouver after suffering severe injuries during his honeymoon in Cancun.

Lawyer appears for Quebec entertainer Eric Salvail in sex assault case

MONTREAL — Quebec entertainer Eric Salvail was represented by his lawyer for a brief court appearance Friday on charges of criminal harassment, forcible confinement and sexual assault.
Oland's defence lawyer attacks blood evidence on jacket as inconclusive

Oland's defence lawyer attacks blood evidence on jacket as inconclusive

SAINT JOHN, N.B. — A forensic expert says he cannot tell how old the bloodstains are on the jacket Dennis Oland was wearing the day his father was beaten to death, or how they got there.
MP Brosseau says she rejected Liberal overture because NDP is family

MP Brosseau says she rejected Liberal overture because NDP is family

MONTREAL — Quebec New Democrat MP Ruth Ellen Brosseau says she rejected an overture from the Liberals and will run for the NDP in the next general election.

'Trudeau is just the worst:' Manitoba teacher investigated for insulting P.M.

MIAMI, Man. — A rural Manitoba school division says it is investigating after a gym teacher posted a photo to Facebook showing him holding a sign insulting Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.
In the news today, Feb. 15

In the news today, Feb. 15

Four stories in the news for Friday, Feb.

11-year-old Ontario girl subject of Amber Alert found dead, police say

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — An 11-year-old girl who was allegedly abducted by her father and subject of an Amber Alert on Thursday night has been found dead at a home west of Toronto, police said. Peel regional police issued the alert at 11 p.m.
BlackBerry to get $40M in federal funds to support self-driving car development

BlackBerry to get $40M in federal funds to support self-driving car development

OTTAWA — The Liberal government is giving $40 million in federal money to BlackBerry to help the company develop self-driving car technologies.
Ottawa spending $12 million to upgrade remote airport near site of 2017 crash

Ottawa spending $12 million to upgrade remote airport near site of 2017 crash

FOND DU LAC, Sask. — The federal government says it will spend $12 million to improve safety at a remote northern Saskatchewan airport near where a plane crashed in December 2017 shortly after takeoff.
There wasn't an app for that? Environment Canada launches its own weather app

There wasn't an app for that? Environment Canada launches its own weather app

OTTAWA — Environment Canada is going mobile.