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Canada Day bash on the move

OTTAWA—Federal officials are on the hunt for a new location for the country’s marquee party for Canada Day celebrations.

A select group of companies were invited to bid on the project to find a new location near Parliament Hill for the federally-organized Canada Day bash once the Centre Block is closed in 2018 for a decade of badly-needed repairs.

Four teens charged in threats

MONTREAL—Four teens from western Quebec charged over threats against schools in their area now are accused in connection with a spate of bomb threats against schools in Quebec and Ontario earlier this week.

Quebec provincial police Capt. Guy Lapointe said yesterday that each of the teens now faces charges of uttering threats, conspiracy, and conveying false messages.