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at 21:41 on May 03, 2016, EDT.

Three wildfires that forced thousands from their homes

EDMONTON - A fire whipped by unpredictable winds and fuelled by a tinder-dry forest forced the evacuation of the entire city of Fort McMurray on Tuesday. Here are three other fires that forced tens of thousands to flee their homes.


at 21:39 on May 03, 2016, EDT.

Trudeau to host 'Three Amigos' summit, expected in late June: sources

OTTAWA - Federal sources say Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will formalize the date for the so-called Three Amigos summit at a press conference on Thursday.


at 20:46 on May 03, 2016, EDT.

Mandatory evacuation extended to entire city of Fort McMurray as fire rages

FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. - The entire population of the Alberta oilsands city of Fort McMurray was under a mandatory evacuation order Tuesday as a raging wildfire destroyed buildings, pushed billowing dark clouds of thick smoke into the air and spit ash down on residents.


at 20:14 on May 03, 2016, EDT.

B.C. Mountie says sexual harassment settlement still means RCMP needs policies

VANCOUVER - A British Columbia Mountie whose sexual harassment lawsuit against the RCMP prompted similar cases across the country has reached an out-of court settlement with the force.


at 19:38 on May 03, 2016, EDT.

Kelly Ellard denied parole, board calls rationale for release 'very entitled'

ABBOTSFORD, B.C. - A young woman serving a life sentence for second-degree murder has for the first time taken responsibility for the death of a 14-year-old Vancouver Island girl almost two decades ago, but Kelly Ellard's confession wasn't enough to earn her day parole.


at 19:37 on May 03, 2016, EDT.

Facts about Fort McMurray, the northern Alberta community threatened by fire

FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. - A look at Fort McMurray, the northern Alberta community in which several neighbourhoods were under an evacuation notice Tuesday because of a wildfire:


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