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'Very powerful' post-tropical storm Fiona knocks out power in Nova Scotia, P.E.I.

'Very powerful' post-tropical storm Fiona knocks out power in Nova Scotia, P.E.I.

Atlantic Canada and eastern Quebec being battered by heavy rainfall and "powerful hurricane-force winds" that will continue into Saturday.

"Historic" storm brings severe winds, heavy rain to Atlantic Canada, eastern Quebec

HALIFAX — Hundreds of thousands of customers are without power across Atlantic Canada as post-tropical storm Fiona makes landfall over Nova Scotia's eastern Guysborough County.

No winning ticket sold for Friday's $70 million Lotto Max jackpot

The $70 million Lotto Max jackpot is going unclaimed for another week. There was no winning ticket sold in Friday's draw.

Lotto Max winning numbers for Friday, Sept. 23, 2022

TORONTO — The winning numbers in Friday's Lotto Max draw for an estimated $70 million: 15, 17, 21, 24, 28, 32 & 43.
Shannon Smallwood appointed Chief Justice of Supreme Court of the N.W.T.

Shannon Smallwood appointed Chief Justice of Supreme Court of the N.W.T.

OTTAWA — Shannon Smallwood has been appointed as the new Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Northwest Territories.
Knife-wielding patient arrested at B.C. hospital after staff hid on ward: police

Knife-wielding patient arrested at B.C. hospital after staff hid on ward: police

Vancouver Police say an investigation is underway after a patient allegedly armed with a knife chased a doctor at BC Women's Hospital and tried to access a locked nursery as staff hid to protect themselves. Sgt.
South Korea president Yoon seeks more Canada trade as China looms over Ottawa visit

South Korea president Yoon seeks more Canada trade as China looms over Ottawa visit

OTTAWA — South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol says Canada is a natural match for boosting the production of electric vehicles, as both countries try to contain the risk of a more aggressive China.
India warns its citizens about hate crimes, 'sectarian violence' in Canada

India warns its citizens about hate crimes, 'sectarian violence' in Canada

The government of India is warning its citizens in Canada about what it calls a sharp increase in hate crimes, sectarian violence and "anti-India activities." But the head of a Sikh group based in Mississauga, Ont.
Oil and gas companies should invest profits in climate action: Steven Guilbeault

Oil and gas companies should invest profits in climate action: Steven Guilbeault

OTTAWA — Oil and gas companies can show their commitment to climate action by investing some of their record profits to cut their emissions, Environment Minister Steven Guilbeault said Friday.
Group linked to 'Freedom Convoy' ordered evicted from Ottawa heritage building

Group linked to 'Freedom Convoy' ordered evicted from Ottawa heritage building

OTTAWA — A group loosely associated with the “Freedom Convoy” protest in Ottawa last winter has been ordered evicted from a former church east of downtown.