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Pedestrians walk past a large, but thin, Christmas tree at the intersection of Ste-Catherine and Jeanne-Mance Sts in Montreal on December 5, 2016. (Allen McInnis/MONTREAL GAZETTE/Postmedia Network)

Montreal's Christmas tree called ugly

Montrealers flocked to the Quartier des Spectacles at lunch hour on Monday to get a close look at the city's much-maligned Christmas tree, which has been ridiculed on social media over the past several days.

A woman sits in handcuffs after Toronto Police raided Eden on Queen St during a series of raids on marijuana dispensaries in May, 2016. (DAVE ABEL, Toronto Sun)

Pot smokers feel 'cheated' by PM

Recreational marijuana users who worked hard to elect Prime Minister Justin Trudeau now feel “cheated” by his support of a police crackdown on storefront dispensaries, a cannabis industry spokesperson says.

Cops in a small Prince Edward Island town have a unique punishment for people who drink and drive: they'll be listening to Nickelback in the rear of the cruiser. HANDOUT

Cops using Nickelback as punishment

Residents of a Prince Edward Island town are facing a unique punishment if they try to drink and drive during the holiday season: Listening to Nickelback in the police cruiser on the way to the station.