PRESS DIGEST- Canada-June 7

Tue Jun 7, 2016 7:34am EDT
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June 7 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.


** Commodities from oil to gold have ended their epic swoon - and, in the process, turned Canadian stocks into some of the world's hottest offerings. The Bloomberg Commodity Index, which tracks 22 raw materials, finished Monday more than 20 percent above its low on Jan. 20, meeting the most common definition of a bull market. (

** The legalization of assisted death enters a new era Tuesday, marked by conflicting approaches by provinces and uncertainty for patients and doctors after the Supreme Court deadline to create frameworks for assisted dying expired on June 6. (

** Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi on Monday accused his Vancouver counterpart, Gregor Robertson, of fear-mongering over the latter's high-profile campaign to block an oil pipeline project that many in Alberta see as crucial to the province's economic well-being. (