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NATIONAL NEWS

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, left, shakes hands with Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland, accompanied by Mexico's Secretary of Economy Ildefonso Guajardo Villarreal, after they spoke at a news conference, Wednesday, Aug. 16,
NAFTA, Round 1: U.S. opens talks by insisting on major changes to pact
WASHINGTON - NAFTA negotiations are underway — and the United States says it wants major changes to the agreement, not mere tweaks.
U.S. trade czar Robert Lighthizer welcomed his Canadian and Mexican counterparts to Washington, D.C., on Wednesday for what he called a momentous occasion.`



SPORTS NEWS

South Korean players celebrate after winning against the Netherlands during their IIHF Ice Hockey Women's World Championship Division II Group A game in Gangneung, South Korea, Saturday, April 8, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-Ahn Young-joon
Two Canadians representing South Korea in women's hockey at 2018 Olympics
When Caroline Park received a Facebook message in 2013 asking her if she would be interested in playing women's hockey for South Korea at the Olympics, she thought it was fake.
Four years later, the forward from Brampton, Ont., is months away from trading her stethoscope for hockey skates at the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang.



BUSINESS NEWS

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer, left, shakes hands with Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland, accompanied by Mexico's Secretary of Economy Ildefonso Guajardo Villarreal, after they spoke at a news conference, Wednesday, Aug. 16,
NAFTA, Round 1: U.S. opens talks by insisting on major changes to pact
WASHINGTON - NAFTA negotiations are underway — and the United States says it wants major changes to the agreement, not mere tweaks.
U.S. trade czar Robert Lighthizer welcomed his Canadian and Mexican counterparts to Washington, D.C., on Wednesday for what he called a momentous occasion.`



ENTERTAINMENT NEWS

A police officer examines a motorcycle after a female stunt driver working on the movie
Female stunt driver dies while filming 'Deadpool 2' movie
VANCOUVER - A female stunt driver working on the movie "Deadpool 2" has died after a crash on a set for the film in downtown Vancouver.
Vancouver police say the driver was on a motorcycle when the crash occurred on the movie set on Monday morning.



HEALTH NEWS

Mona Greenbaum, executive director of the LGBT Family Coalition, is seen in her office Tuesday, August 1, 2017 in Montreal. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson
More Canadians living alone, with parents or without children: census
OTTAWA - Couples without kids are outpacing their procreating counterparts, same-sex relationships are blossoming, multiple generations are living under the same roof and more people than ever are living alone, Statistics Canada revealed Wednesday as the 2016 census showcased more seismic changes in the way Canadians are living their lives.
This segment of the census — focused on families, households, marital status and language —often elicits references to old-school sitcoms like "Leave it to Beaver"