December 1, 2015 / 11:31 AM / 3 years ago

PRESS DIGEST- Canada - Dec 1

Dec 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.


** Mayors and provincial officials are putting pressure on the federal government to ensure that Syrian refugees initially settle all over the country instead of congregating in Canada's biggest cities. (

** Alberta's New Democratic Party government has launched an external review into the investigation that cleared former premier Alison Redford of conflict-of-interest allegations. (

** Ridership of the rail link to Toronto's airport has flatlined since the summer, opening up the controversial service to renewed criticism. (


** The Alberta Securities Commission has given Canadian Oil Sands Ltd until Jan. 4 to find alternative suitors to Suncor Energy Inc's hostile $6.9 billion takeover bid. (

** It's taken five years, four versions of the bill and two members of provincial parliament to bring it forward, but tips in Ontario will soon be protected from employer clawbacks. (

** One man was killed in an apparent drive-by shooting on Monday morning in northwest Toronto, police said. ( (Compiled by Abinaya Vijayaraghavan in Bengaluru)

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