Canada ex-PM Harper quits Parliament, to work as consultant 10:10am EDT

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Former Canadian Conservative Prime Minister Stephen Harper, who served in office from 2006 to 2015, announced on Friday he was leaving Parliament, and he appears set for a career in the private sector.  Full Article

Canada PM Trudeau: 'We have real challenges in the economy' 2:23pm EDT 

(Reuters) - The Canadian economy is facing real challenges, in part because it is so dependent on trade, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told a televised news conference on Friday.  Full Article  

Bank robbery suspect charged in Toronto crossbow deaths: police 3:25pm EDT 

TORONTO (Reuters) - A Toronto man linked to a string of bank robberies was charged with three counts of first-degree murder after three people were killed in a crossbow attack on a quiet suburban street, police in Canada's largest city said on Friday.  Full Article