Riders sign 2022 first round pick Emilus

Louisiana Tech wide receiver Samuel Emilus (19) scores a touchdown in the second half against UTSA cornerback Ken Robinson (21) during an NCAA college football game in Ruston, La., Saturday, Oct. 23, 2021. (AP Photo/Matthew Hinton) Louisiana Tech wide receiver Samuel Emilus (19) scores a touchdown in the second half against UTSA cornerback Ken Robinson (21) during an NCAA college football game in Ruston, La., Saturday, Oct. 23, 2021. (AP Photo/Matthew Hinton)

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Celebrations, protests take place on Canada Day in Ottawa

Thousands of people wearing red and white and waiving Canadian flags packed downtown Ottawa to celebrate Canada's 155th birthday on Friday, while groups of protesters popped up around Parliament Hill to protest COVID-19 vaccines and federal restrictions.

Wellington Street in front of Parliament Hill on Friday evening, as Canadians celebrated Canada's 155th birthday. (Jeremie Charron/CTV News Ottawa)