In case you missed it: Yesterday, U.S. President Donald Trump put Congress on-notice of his administration's intent to begin renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement. The two conservative parties in Alberta announced their intention to merge yesterday. Wildrose Leader Brian Jean and Progressive Conservative Leader Jason Kenney revealed that the new party, if approved by members, would be called the United Conservative Party. In New York City, a car barrelled into pedestrians in Times Square yesterday. Media reports say an 18-year-old woman was killed, and 22 others were injured. Happening around the Hill: Kate Purchase, director of communications for the Prime Minister’s Office, and Christiane Fox, assistant secretary to the cabinet, communications and consultations in the Privy Council Office, will be holding a technical briefing with media at the National Press Theatre in Ottawa to provide a brief about Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's upcoming trip to Italy and the Vatican City, and his participation in the NATO Leaders’ Meeting and G7 Summit. The press conference will take place at 12:45 p.m. Nationwide news-makers: Meanwhile, Mr. Trudeau is in B.C. today. At 9:45 a.m., he will visit with families at the Don Christian Recreation Centre in Surrey to highlight the Canada Child Benefit. At 11:15 a.m., Mr. Trudeau will meet with members of the Filipino community. Later in the afternoon, he will visit Gur Sikh Temple in Abbotsford. Marc Garneau, minister of Transport, will be at the International Civil Aviation Organization headquarters "to meet with air industry, tourism and consumer stakeholders to discuss the traveller experience" according to a press release. After the 11:30 a.m. meeting, Mr. Garneau will hold media availability. Diane Lebouthillier, minister of National Revenue and MP for Gaspésie–Les Îles-de-la-Madeleine, will be in Rouyn-Noranda, Québec to make an announcement regarding AirMP Inc., Technosub, CompuSport Inc. and Best Western Plus Albert Centre-Ville, as well as the Festival des Guitares du Monde en Abitibi-Témiscamingue, Club Kiwanis and Vélo-Cité Rouyn-Noranda. The event will take place at City Hall at 10 a.m. Afterwards, Ms. Lebouthillier will make an infrastructure funding announcement and highlight the benefits of the Post-Secondary Institutions Strategic Investment Fund at Cégep de l'Abitibi-Témiscamingue at 11:15 a.m. Green Party Leader Elizabeth May is at the University of Toronto to deliver the 2017 Robert Hunter Memorial Lecture. According to a press release, her speech is titled, 'Confronting Thermageddon in Our Lifetime: where are we post-Paris and how badly the Trudeau Liberals are letting us down,' and "will explore urgent questions about our current climate target and how to increase political pressure to ensure the Liberals keep their promises before the next election." The free event, which is open to the public, begins at 4:10 p.m. at the Earth Sciences Building. Catherine McKenna, minister of Environment and Climate Change and the minister responsible for Parks Canada, will be in Bruce Peninsula National Park where she will take part in a coastal wetland monitoring activity. Afterwards, she will hold a question and answer period. The event begins at 2:30 p.m. Around the world: The Minister of Democratic Institutions, Karina Gould, will tour the manufacturing plant of Niagara Transformer Corporation in Buffalo, New York at 8:30 a.m.