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QUEBEC - The three men who spectacularly broke out of a Quebec jail by helicopter last June were sentenced Friday to between 16 and 22 years in prison on drug charges.

Serge Pomerleau, Denis Lefebvre

REGINA - A Regina high school has a new name.

Starting next year, Balfour Collegiate's sports teams will called the Bears.

Balfour retired its previous name, the Redmen, after Regina Public Schools

EDMONTON - Alberta is extending its climate-change regulations, including the carbon levy on large emitters, for another six months.

The regulations, set to expire at the end of the year, will now be

OTTAWA - The House of Commons ethics watchdog is reviewing a potential conflict of interest case involving Conservative MPs Rob Clarke and Rod Bruinooge.

Conflict of Interest and Ethics Commissioner

HALIFAX - Canada is sending another one of its frigates to help a NATO maritime force aiming to provide reassurance to eastern European allies that are jittery over the crisis in Ukraine.

The Defence

EDMONTON - Authorities in Edmonton have issued an Amber Alert for three children.

They say the boys — who are two, eight and nine — were abducted from a north Edmonton home at 9:45 a.m.

KAMLOOPS, B.C. - A rare, white kermode bear will have a new home in Kamloops, B.C., waiting when he wakes up from hibernation this spring.

The rescued male bear named Clover was given to the B.C.

HALIFAX - Hundreds of people marched in silence to the office of Dalhousie University's president to demand the expulsion of dentistry students accused of posting misogynistic messages online.

The gr

EDMONTON - A crowdfunding website is raising money for some Alberta Wildrose caucus staff who have lost their jobs since their leader and eight others crossed over to the Progressive Conservatives.

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LA RONGE, Sask.