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Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer says someone earning $50,000 could save as much as $4,000 in federal taxes under his parental leave plan. @JPTasker 

A new study that suggests sockeye salmon returns have dropped by three-quarters in B.C.'s Skeena River over the last century should serve as a "wake-up call," the lead researcher says. @bethanylindsay 

Bell says it will cut back on a rural internet program it committed to last year by some 200,000 households to compensate for the lower rates as a result of a CRTC decision.

The Canadian military is assessing whether a member suspected of recruiting for a global neo-Nazi terrorist group will keep his job. @cameronmaclean 

Vincent Lapointe, Canada's 11-time world canoe champion reveals she tested positive for a muscle-building substance but has "no idea" how it got in her system. @cbcsports 

"He will die if he goes to Somalia. He doesn't speak the language, he doesn't know the culture, he doesn't know the religion." — Faduma Isse on her son, Abdilahi Elmi, set to be deported to Somalia in two days. @shanifanasser 

A new study says sea-ice loss in the Arctic and unusually cold winter weather in the midlatitudes of Asia and North America are connected, but it's not a cause-and-effect relationship that some research has previously suggested. @BlakeEmily 

Security forces detained 30 people overnight in Indian-administered Kashmir's main city of Srinagar, local officials say, seeking to keep a tight lid on protests.

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Watch this giant polar bear pet a dog on its head in Churchill, Manitoba

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Texas man shoots armadillo, bullet ricochets back into his face

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A pizzeria in Winnipeg is paying it forward. Vikas and Shivani Sanger noticed hungry people coming into their shop without enough money for food. So they came up with a solution. Read more:

The garbage found inside a dead whale that washed ashore in Indonesia included 115 plastic cups, four plastic bottles, 25 plastic bags and two pairs of flip-flops.

In celebration of Halloween, Justin Trudeau arrived for House duties dressed as Clark Kent, Superman's alter ego.

Plastic straws, cotton buds, drink stirrers, plates, cutlery and balloon sticks are just some of the single-use plastics that will be banned in Canada, according to the source.

Out in the depths of space, there are radio signals that astronomers don't understand. In 2007, the first repeating fast radio burst was discovered. Canadian researchers have found another one.

4-year-old girl goes viral with smart comeback for classmate who called her 'ugly'

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'It still fits': Diamond ring missing since 2004 turns up on garden carrot

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