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Joan Crockatt, the Tory candidate for the upcoming Calgary-Centre byelection, waves to drivers beside Richmond Rd SW in Calgary, Alta. on Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012. Edward Dawson/Calgary Sun

2015 federal election may have been influenced

Foreign money funnelled towards Canadian political advocacy groups affected the outcome of the 2015 federal election, according to a document filed last week with Elections Canada and obtained in part by the Herald.

Conservative leadership candidate Kevin O'Leary. (David Bloom/Postmedia Network)

Close immigration 'loophole': O'Leary

Refugees who cross illegally into Canada from the United States are exploiting a “loophole” that should be closed, federal Conservative leadership candidate Kevin O’Leary says.

Jayme Pasieka

Stabbing spree trial begins

Photographs shown in an Edmonton courtroom Tuesday depict a chaotic crime scene with the blood of six people spilled across a warehouse where a double murder took place in 2014.

 Prime Minister Justin Trudeau holds a media availability as he visits Iqaluit, Nunavut on Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Electoral reform pivot: PM cites 'fringe voices'

Amid controversy over his disparaging remark about a potential Conservative rival, Justin Trudeau is defending his decision to abandon his Liberal government’s promise to change how Canadians choose their federal leaders.