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Ottawa has confirmed the death of Canadian mining executive Kirk Woodman in Burkina Faso. Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland says Canada is working on the investigation with authorities in the west African country. (The Canadian Press)

The House of Commons observed a moment of silence Monday for a B.C. woman and six others killed in Saturday’s London terror attack. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau offered condolences to Christine Archibald’s family and friends.

The prime minister says all levels of government must continue to push for “lasting solutions” to the rising opioid epidemic in Canada. Justin Trudeau addressed the Federation of Canadian Municipalities Friday in Ottawa.

The daughter of two Canadian winery owners held in China for over a year is seeking help from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. Amy Chang says her parents John Chang and Lan-Fed Lu have been tried over a customs valuation dispute.

The new Conservative leader says the justice system needs changes in the wake of a media report that convicted killer Karla Homolka volunteered at a Montreal elementary school. Andrew Scheer raised the issue in question period Wednesday.

Is it better to invest your extra income or use it to pay off your mortgage more quickly? Financial planning expert John De Goey helps outline the options.

Larry Moser of BMO InvestorLine says retirees who are “house rich and cash poor” may seek a loan for travel and other expenses. Moser looks at the safest ways to borrow money in retirement.

Golf great Tiger Woods has been arrested on a DUI charge in Florida.

At the Sunshine Coast Health Centre in Powell River, B.C., men in treatment for addiction say stigma about substance abuse make it harder to get help. One client says men at the facility are trying to “become good people again.”

A plaintiff in a class-action sexual harassment suit against the RCMP says she hopes the case leads to change within the force. A judge was urged to accept settlement at a hearing in Toronto on Wednesday.

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