U.S. woman gets life sentence for Canada mall shooting plot

U.S. woman gets life sentence for Canada mall shooting plotA U.S. woman has been sentenced to life in a Canadian prison for her role in an aborted Valentine’s Day mass shooting at a shopping mall in 2015, local media reported on Friday. Lindsay Souvannarath, 26, pleaded guilty last year to conspiracy to commit murder. A Canadian man also accused in the plot, Randall Shepard, pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 10 years in prison in 2016.


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Canada's Trudeau defends controversial pipeline project

Canada's Trudeau defends controversial pipeline projectCanadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Sunday defended his government’s backing of a controversial pipeline project, saying the world could not afford to choose between the environment and the economy. In an interview with French business daily Les Echos ahead of a visit to Paris, Trudeau acknowledged that environmentalists were “concerned” by the Trans Mountain pipeline. Opponents of the pipeline point to the risk of oil spills at sea and say it flouts Trudeau’s commitments to cut greenhouse gas emissions.


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