High River, Alta. to host chuckwagon racing after Calgary Stampede snub

The 2021 Calgary Stampede will not include the annual Rangeland Derby but chuckwagon racing fans can get their fix at the Battle of the Foothills in High River in mid-July. (File: THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh) The 2021 Calgary Stampede will not include the annual Rangeland Derby but chuckwagon racing fans can get their fix at the Battle of the Foothills in High River in mid-July. (File: THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh)

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BREAKING | Meng strikes deal with U.S. justice officials; Canada discharges extradition request

U.S. Justice Department officials and Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou have reached a deal to resolve the criminal charges against her and a B.C. judge has discharged her extradition matter, allowing the woman who has been at the centre of a years-long major geopolitical case to enter into a deferred prosecution agreement and leave Canada, under certain terms.

Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of Huawei, smiles as she leaves her home in Vancouver on Friday, Sept. 24, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck