PRESS DIGEST- Canada- July 14

Mon Jul 14, 2014 6:00am EDT
 
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July 14 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

THE GLOBE AND MAIL

** The Canadian government has given itself broad new powers to share Canadian immigration files and other information with foreign governments - a practice that could have far-reaching implications for individuals who cross borders. (bit.ly/1jqqfMZ)

** Power has been restored to the remaining homes and businesses in Nova Scotia affected by a powerful post-tropical storm, but thousands of New Brunswickers remained without power more than a week after the system hit the Maritimes. (bit.ly/1kUfsWj)

Reports in the business section:

** Canada's airlines and airports are gearing up to fight Ontario's plan to more than double the tax on aviation fuel, arguing it will increase the number of Canadians traveling out of U.S. airports where taxes and fees are substantially lower. (bit.ly/1oVn4Ms)   Continued...