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Extinguisher recall grows

OTTAWA—The Canadian government is expanding a recall of Kidde and Garrison brand fire extinguishers to cover some 2.7 million of the devices in Canada, including some that date back more than 40 years.

Health Canada says the fire extinguisher can become clogged or require excessive force to operate, and may fail during a fire.

Mystery house solved

PILOT BUTTE, Sask.—Patrick Maze is used to seeing flax and weeds on his farm field east of Regina, but where did the beautiful brand-new house come from?

Maze was driving by his land last week and noticed the home sitting on a big trailer where there should have been nothing but rolling prairie.

Sweeping changes to Ontario's policing laws

TORONTO—Sweeping changes to Ontario's policing laws were introduced yesterday, including strengthening oversight, making it possible to suspend officers without pay, and redefining police duties.

The new rules, contained in a massive piece of legislation years in the making, would include the first update to the province's Police Services Act in more than 25 years.