Liberals, Tories quarrel over scope of proposed assault-style firearm definition – National

The Liberals say their proposed definition of a prohibited assault-style firearm applies only to guns that belong on the battlefield. But Conservative MPs continued to insist Thursday that the federal move would outlaw large numbers of ordinary hunting rifles and shotguns. Read more: Gun control advocates say Canadians must choose between hobbies and children’s lives … Read more

24 Sussex Drive – PM’s official residence – is being closed

A gardener works on the grounds at the Prime Minister’s residence at 24 Sussex Drive in Ottawa. The building is to be cleared out and closed due to the declining state of the property.Tom Hanson/The Canadian Press The prime minister’s official residence, 24 Sussex Drive, is to be cleared out and closed because of the … Read more