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Ontario moves ahead with legal challenge of federal carbon tax

Shawn Jeffords, The Canadian Press Published Friday, November 30, 2018 6:25PM EST TORONTO — Ottawa’s attempt to impose a carbon tax on the provinces is unconstitutional because the federal government does not have jurisdiction to regulate greenhouse gas emissions, the Ontario government argues in court filings connected to its

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New members of city council look ahead to new term

Chris Fox, CP24.com Published Friday, November 30, 2018 1:39PM EST Last Updated Friday, November 30, 2018 1:50PM EST Three new members of city council say that they are ready to hit the ground running once their terms officially begin on Monday. The current term of council will end at

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Niagara cop fired ‘multiple times’ at other officer: SIU

The Niagara Regional Police officer who drew his handgun at a fellow officer during the course of an argument on a roadway in Pelham, Ont. on Thursday afternoon fired multiple rounds, the province’s Special Investigations Unit (SIU) said Friday. The two officers were on Roland Road, west of Niagara

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Ford’s climate plan imposes carbon tax, environment watchdog says

TORONTO — Ontario’s environment watchdog says the province’s plan to fight climate change will impose a carbon tax on industry despite government assurances it would not use such a measure. Environmental Commissioner Dianne Saxe says the Progressive Conservative government’s plan to introduce standards on the province’s largest emitters puts

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