PRESS DIGEST-Canada - July 10

Wed Jul 10, 2013 6:39am EDT
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July 10 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.


* As Toronto residents began mopping up after record rainfalls that stranded commuters, flooded basements and, at its worst, left 500,000 households in the dark, the city braced for more bad weather and took stock of a storm that early estimates say inflicted damages of more than C$600 million ($570 million). ()

* As many as 60 people may have been killed at a landmark bar in Lac-Megantic, Quebec, police say, making last Saturday's train crash one of the worst railway disasters in recent Canadian history. ()

* Prime Minister Stephen Harper will choose from his majority of federal members of Parliament in determining the composition of the next Conservative cabinet, but selecting the right mix of ministers is no easy task. ()