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May 1 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.


* A deal has been reached to end Alberta's wildcat strike. Union members will report to work at 7 a.m. Wednesday morning after their executive team agreed to a deal on Tuesday night with the province to end an illegal strike that began four days earlier. ()

* Thousands of workers paraded through central Dhaka on May Day to demand safety at work and the death penalty for the owner of a garment factory building that collapsed last week in the country's worst industrial disaster, killing at least 395 people and injuring 2,500. ()

* A Jewish advocacy group has called on the University of British Columbia to prevent Leila Khaled, known for her role in hijacking's in 1969 and 1970, from speaking at a conference devoted to Palestinian issues, saying the controversial figure's past should preclude her from having any public platform in Canada. ()