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Five Things to watch for as PM meets Trump, congressional leaders in Washington

Five Things to watch for as PM meets Trump, congressional leaders in Washington

WASHINGTON — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is spending the day in Washington for a meeting with President Donald Trump at the White House and face time with congressional leaders from the Republicans and Democrats on Capitol Hill.
In the news today, June 20

In the news today, June 20

Five stories in the news for Thursday, June 20 ——— TRUDEAU AND TRUMP TO MEET TODAY IN WASHINGTON Justin Trudeau is headed back to the White House today in what could prove to be a pivotal visit to the U.S.
Trade, China sure to surface as Trudeau meets Trump, congressional leaders

Trade, China sure to surface as Trudeau meets Trump, congressional leaders

WASHINGTON — Justin Trudeau is headed back to the White House today in what could prove to be a pivotal visit to the U.S.

Teen killed by fallen tree at camp in B.C., another person in hospital

SOOKE, B.C. — One teenager has died and another is in critical but stable condition after a tree fell on at least one of them at a camp near the Vancouver Island community of Sooke, B.C.

Raptors coach Nick Nurse says meeting in the works with Prime Minister Trudeau

Toronto Raptors head coach Nick Nurse says a meeting is in the works with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. Nurse says he hasn't heard from the U.S. White House about a congratulatory meeting, but the team has been in contact with Ottawa.
Tax credits, penalizing big polluters, key to Conservative climate plan

Tax credits, penalizing big polluters, key to Conservative climate plan

OTTAWA — Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer says his climate plan will be "Canada's best chance" to hit its targets under the Paris climate-change agreement and that it can happen without a carbon tax.

Saskatchewan to continue using 'birth alerts' despite calls by inquiry to stop

REGINA — The Saskatchewan government says it will continue to track or seize at-risk babies despite a call to stop from the inquiry into missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls.

Protests, legal challenges planned to block Trans Mountain pipeline expansion

VANCOUVER — Opponents of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion are preparing for a long summer of legal challenges and protests aimed at blocking construction of the project.
'Minimum of nine bullets:' Trial hears Manitoba Mountie shot man numerous times

'Minimum of nine bullets:' Trial hears Manitoba Mountie shot man numerous times

THOMPSON, Man. — A forensic pathologist has testified that an RCMP officer in northern Manitoba shot a man at least nine times before he died. Const.
Wants mandate for plans: Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister moves up election date

Wants mandate for plans: Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister moves up election date

WINNIPEG — Premier Brian Pallister, saying he needs a new mandate from voters after fulfilling key promises from his last campaign, has moved up the provincial election by more than a year.