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Astronaut David Saint-Jacques becomes fourth Canadian to complete spacewalk

LONGUEUIL, Que. — Astronaut David Saint-Jacques became just the fourth Canadian to complete a spacewalk Monday, accomplishing several tasks alongside NASA astronaut Anne McClain in about six-and-a-half hours before returning inside the International Space Station. Saint-Jacques, 49, is the first Canadian to perform a spacewalk since 2007. After re-entering the space station, he hailed the mission as...