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NATIONAL NEWS

CP NewsAlert: Parents found guilty of 1st-degree murder in diabetic son's death
CALGARY - A Calgary judge has found the parents of a diabetic boy who died of starvation and lack of treatment guilty of first-degree murder.
Justice Karen Horner says Emil and Rodica Radita were in gross denial of 15-year-old Alexandru’s disease.



SPORTS NEWS

Slumping Canadiens hoping to end goal drought against Maple Leafs
BROSSARD, Que. - The goals have all but dried up for the Montreal Canadiens but they hope to break the drought when they visit the sometimes defensively suspect Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday night.
But Toronto, which is 21st overall allowing 2.87 goals per game, will be just as eager to face a Montreal side that has gone 2-6-1 in its last 10 games and scored only 14 goals.



BUSINESS NEWS

Canada's inflation rate in January rises to 2.1%, fuelled by gas prices
OTTAWA - A surge in gasoline prices helped push Canada's annual inflation rate well beyond expectations in January to 2.1 per cent — an increase that coincided with the implementation of new carbon-pricing policies in Ontario and Alberta.
Statistics Canada said Friday the 6.3 per cent increase in transportation costs was the main contributor to the higher inflation rate, with gas prices experiencing a 20.6 per cent boost across the country compared to the year before.



ENTERTAINMENT NEWS

Milo Yiannopoulos resigns as editor of Breitbart Tech
NEW YORK, N.Y. - Milo Yiannopoulos has resigned as editor of Breitbart Tech after coming under fire from other conservatives over comments on sexual relationships between boys and older men.
On Monday, he was disinvited from the Conservative Political Action Conference after video of his remarks was promoted through social media by a conservative blog, the Reagan Battalion.



HEALTH NEWS

CP NewsAlert: Parents found guilty of 1st-degree murder in diabetic son's death
CALGARY - A Calgary judge has found the parents of a diabetic boy who died of starvation and lack of treatment guilty of first-degree murder.
Justice Karen Horner says Emil and Rodica Radita were in gross denial of 15-year-old Alexandru’s disease.