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OTTAWA - Justin Trudeau has emerged from a bruising 40-day election campaign with his image tarnished and his grip on power weakened, needing the support of at least one party to maintain a minority Liberal government in a country bitterly divided.

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With a slightly weaker personal mandate than he earned four years ago – but a much weaker party standing – New Democrat Richard Cannings is going back to Ottawa as MP for South Okanagan-West Kootenay.

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Long before all the polls were counted, it was clear incumbent Conservative MP Mel Arnold had retained his seat in his North Okanagan-Shuswap riding.

EDMONTON - Alberta and Saskatchewan were painted a solid Conservative blue on Monday, but leaders must now wrap their heads around getting resources to market with a Liberal minority government in Ottawa that will need the help of other parties to remain in power.

LAS VEGAS - Hip-hop music figure Jamal "Mally Mall" Rashid pleaded guilty Monday to operating a prostitution enterprise disguised as escort businesses, federal prosecutors and his defence attorneys said.

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After two years of smoke in the Okanagan Valley and the threats of wildfires, 2019 was relatively  smoke free, but speakers at the Wildfire Urban Interface presentation Thursday evening in Vernon reminded those in attendance that “British Columbia is experiencing severe wildfire conditions a…

NEW YORK - The Weather Channel is moving beyond cold fronts and heat waves to wade into the politics of climate change, with a special planned for early next month that includes interviews with nine presidential candidates on the topic.

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The Summerland Refugee Sponsorship Group has been recognized by the United Nations High Commission for Refugees.

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DURHAM, N.C. - A search for a small plane continues in a densely forested state park near Raleigh-Durham International Airport, where air traffic controllers lost contact with the aircraft as it prepared to land.

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KABUL - Mark Esper sought a firsthand assessment Sunday of the U.S. military's future role in America's longest war as he made his initial visit to Afghanistan as Pentagon chief. Stalled peace talks with the Taliban and unrelenting attacks by the insurgent group and Islamic State militants h…

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Hong Kong streets descended into chaotic scenes following an unauthorized pro-democracy rally Sunday, as protesters set up roadblocks and torched businesses, and police responded with tear gas and a water cannon.

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