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 2016-12-07 14:18 

CTV News

Brain cancer survivor in FIFA 17 game... +

EA Sports has included 15-year-old brain cancer survivor Kenton Doust in its FIFA 17 video game....

 2016-12-07 14:18 

Montreal Gazette

It's not perfect, but staff voted Ubisoft the No. 13 best employer in Canada... +

The top 5 Canadian employers as reported by job site Glassdoor are Shopify, Ceridian, ATB Financial, Salesforce and Cisco Systems....

 2016-12-07 14:17 

National Post

How Netflix plans to keep you glued to your screen for even longer by recognizing your mood and habits... +

David Berry: Netflix is basically replacing the TV experience, but with a few more hooks to keep you around for when your stories are finished...

 2016-12-07 14:10 

Montreal Gazette

Police chase: Suspect crashes into shop, tree, stop sign, fire hydrant... +

A Laval man is facing multiple criminal charges after a high-speed police chase across the island Tuesday morning....

 2016-12-07 14:01 

Montreal Gazette

While you were sleeping: Lose to the Blues, neighbourhood watchers, and how about that rooster?... +

Heres our roundup of the best and brightest stories this morning....

 2016-12-07 13:57 

Vancouver Sun

Video: Enchant maze finds Christmas spirit... +

New enchanted maze sparks the festive spirit and includes food trucks, a community stage and even a bar. There are no shortage of events to boggle the mind this holiday season. Here is a list to fo...

 2016-12-07 13:50 

National Post

Liberals to announce $3-billion search and rescue aircraft contract — Airbus named as winner... +

The Liberal government will make the announcement on Thursday, even as industry sources say aerospace giant Airbus has won the deal...

 2016-12-07 13:47 

National Post

Meet Sergio Canavero, the brain behind the first head transplant and the HEAVEN project... +
 2016-12-07 13:26 

National Post

A grand European river cruise: Savour the good life while experiencing the continent's countless wonders... +

On Viking's Grand European Tour from Budapest to Amsterdam, the competing desires for ease and experiences are balanced it's as if Europe's wonders come to yo...

 2016-12-07 13:26 

National Post

Minister apologizes for threatening to use military against pipeline protesters... +

The military confirmed it was not preparing any response to oil pipeline protesters, nor was it involved in any planning to deal with such an event...

 2016-12-07 13:26 

CTV News

Study finds potentially harmful chemical widespread in baby teethers... +

A new study suggests that the majority of baby teethers in North America may contain potentially harmful chemicals, including BPA, which are already banned from baby bottles. ...

 2016-12-07 13:26 

National Post

Self-driving adventures: A camper truck becomes part of the family on a fascinatingly rich African safari... +

Philip Josephs found camping in isolated campsites led to hearing the nighttime roars of lions, cries of hyenas and elephant tracks by the camper in the morning...

 2016-12-07 13:24 

National Post

The National Post Holiday Gift Guide 2016: What to buy everyone on your list, from the hopeless romantic to the homebody... +

With a diverse group of friends and family, it isn't easy finding the right gift for the right person, especially on a budget...

 2016-12-07 13:23 

Toronto Star

Mexico overtakes Canada as No. 2 exporter to U.S. ahead of Trump presidency ... +

Mexico is overtaking Canada as the No. 2 exporter of goods to the U.S. this year, in a sign of how economic ties have deepened between the two countries even as the relationship is being questioned by president-elect Donald Trump.Shipments from Mexico tot...

 2016-12-07 13:23 

National Post

This Mexican home has stunning views and an orchard full of avocados and papayas... +

Once you say buenos dias to Mexico, you may not want to leave......

 2016-12-07 13:22 

National Post

2016 was a year that could almost make you believe in sports gods... +

The Chicago Cubs won the World Series for the first time since 1908, the longest drought in professional sports...

 2016-12-07 13:21 

National Post

Let your jewelry shine: There's nothing better than a little sparkle to get into the festive spirit... +

This season, if youre not feeling the age-old party standard sequins and metallics, why not opt for some new jewelry instead?...

 2016-12-07 13:18 

CBC

Alberta, Saskatchewan ranchers brace for impact of bovine TB cull and quarantine... +

Farmers from more than 40 ranches in Alberta and Saskatchewan are wondering what kind of compensation and business lies ahead for them as the Canadian Food Inspection Agency cracks down on a bovine tuberculosis outbreak in western Canada. ...

 2016-12-07 13:01 

CTV News

'Just decide to do it': Calgary man becomes urban nomad to become debt-free... +

A Tracy Chapman song inspired a Calgary man to move into a trailer and live without a fixed address in order to become debt-free....

 2016-12-07 13:01 

CTV News

Get ready to give up your online privacy to score the perfect rental... +

Your next landlord might comb through your social media history before handing over the keys thanks to a Canadian company injecting big data and artificial intelligence into the age-old process of renting a place to live. ...

 2016-12-07 13:00 

CBC

3 things Canada can't explain about the way it funds First Nations education... +

Canada's parliamentary budget officer says the federal government cannot explain how it calculates the amount of funding it spends on First Nations education or why it is nearly $600 million dollars less than the average provincial education system....

 2016-12-07 12:55 

Montreal Gazette

Brenda O'Farrell: A story about a yellow house and making a difference... +

Debbie Magwood was in her 20s when she was diagnosed with cancer. What goes through your mind on a day like that? Alot, she explained during an interview last week, but what she remembers mos...

 2016-12-07 12:53 

Toronto Star

Trump named Time magazines Person of the Year ... +

WASHINGTON—Donald Trump is Time magazine’s Person of the Year.The president-elect 19;s selection was announced Wednesday morning on NBC’s Today show.The Manhattan real estate magnate went from fiery underdog to win the White House...

 2016-12-07 12:51 

Montreal Gazette

Hudson to help employees with outstanding income tax bills due to Villandr fraud... +

Louise Lger-Villandrs impact on Hudson municipal affairs continues as town council Monday promised to assist employees who didnt have enough income tax deducted from their paycheques during her...

 2016-12-07 12:49 

Montreal Gazette

Former Liberal MNA, Montreal businessman Andr Tranchemontagne dies... +

Tranchemontagne was a graduate of lcole des hautes tudes commerciales and had a 30-year career with the Molson brewery....

 2016-12-07 12:33 

CBC

[ World Lead ]

Pakistani plane with more than 40 people aboard crashes... +

A Pakistan International Airlines flight carrying more than 40 people crashes en route to Islamabad from the northern city of Chitral....

 2016-12-07 12:26 

Montreal Gazette

New wellness centre treats the whole person in beautiful setting... +

The new and expansive West Island Cancer Wellness Centre officially opens its doors this week. The centre can now treat the whole person and not just the disease in ultra-comfortable surroundings....

 2016-12-07 12:11 

Montreal Gazette

Firefighter hospitalized after Kirkland blaze... +

A firefighter was taken to hospital for smoke inhalation after he helped extinguish one of two blazes thaterupted on the island of Montreal late Tuesday. The first fire began around 10 p.m. i...

 2016-12-07 12:08 

CTV News

Deadly quake sparks frantic rescue effort in Indonesia... +

A strong earthquake rocked Indonesia's Aceh province early on Wednesday, killing nearly 100 people and sparking a frantic rescue effort in the rubble of dozens of collapsed and damaged buildings....

 2016-12-07 12:08 

CTV News

Karaoke, lip-syncing and 'Suicide Squad': YouTube Canada's top videos of 2016... +

Canadians went wild for musical mashup videos this year, according to YouTube Canada's list of the top trending videos of 2016....

 2016-12-07 12:05 

Toronto Star

Pfizer fined record $141M for hiking epilepsy drug price 2600% in U.K.... +

LONDON—British regulators fined U.S. drugmaker Pfizer and distributor Flynn Pharma a record 89.4 million pounds ($149.6 million Canadian) Wednesday for increasing the cost of an epilepsy drug by as much as 2,600 per cent.Pfizer and Flynn Pharma cha...

 2016-12-07 12:01 

Montreal Gazette

SQ withdraws officers from Lac-Simon First Nation... +

The Sret du Qubec will begin to withdraw its officers from the Lac-Simon Algonquin territory beginning Wednesday. In the future, only emergency situations will bring SQ officers onto the reserve...

 2016-12-07 12:00 

Toronto Star

Toronto Police look at stricter penalties for drunk driving cops... +

In the early morning hours of Feb. 27, 2016, Acting Sgt. Deborah Smith of the South Simcoe Police was investigating a possible impaired driver north of Toronto.Smith, who was following up on a complaint from a civilian, asked the driver to provide a breat...

 2016-12-07 11:49 

Montreal Gazette

PQ demands public inquiry into Pointe-aux-Trembles crime spree... +

The Parti Qubcois wants to see a public coroners inquest into the double homicide and carjackings that rocked Montreals east-end Sunday....

 2016-12-07 11:44 

CTV News

Consumer debt and delinquency rates climb in third quarter: Equifax... +

A new Equifax Canada report says low interest rates and falling oil prices drove up consumer debt and delinquency rates in the third quarter....

 2016-12-07 11:44 

CTV News

6 months away: Travel mistakes and how to learn from them... +

Disappointments are nothing new to parents and theyre nothing new to seasoned travellers either. Visit enough places and youre going to eventually encounter a few duds. But somehow, when youre on a huge journey, a six-month tour of Europe that you funded ...

 2016-12-07 11:44 

CTV News

5 things to know on Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016... +

Five things to know: The Bank of Canada make its final interest rate announcement of the year; a new survey shows an upward trend in marijuana use in the last 20 years; former prime minister Brian Mulroney says Trumps presidency could be good for Canada; ...

 2016-12-07 11:43 

CBC

[ World Lead ]

60 feared drowned off Yemen after boat disappears... +

The Yemeni government says 60 nationals are feared drowned in the Arabian Sea after their vessel went missing late last week. ...

 2016-12-07 11:37 

Toronto Star

Indonesia earthquake kills dozens, stirs memories of 2004 tsunami ... +

MEUREUDU, INDONESIA—A strong earthquake rocked Indonesia’s Aceh province early on Wednesday, killing nearly 100 people and sparking a frantic rescue effort in the rubble of dozens of collapsed and damaged buildings.Maj. Gen. Tatang Sulaiman,...

 2016-12-07 11:00 

Montreal Gazette

Montreal Gazette Christmas Fund 2016: Marienne and son settling into new home... +

She chose Canada for its opportunities, but it has been challenging to find work as a new immigrant...

 2016-12-07 11:00 

Montreal Gazette

Montreal this morning: A bit of everything today... +

Mother Nature hasa mixed bag in store for us today: snow and drizzle, with 20 km/h wind gusting to 40 km/h. Light snow in the morning willchange to drizzle near noon, Environment Canada...

 2016-12-07 10:51 

CTV News

Frantic rescue underway in Indonesia as quake kills 97... +

A strong earthquake rocked Indonesia's Aceh province early on Wednesday, killing nearly 100 people and sparking a frantic rescue effort in the rubble of dozens of collapsed and damaged buildings....

 2016-12-07 10:25 

CTV News

Survivor recalls fear, anger on day of Pearl Harbor attack... +

Then a newlywed sailor, Jim Downing recalled a Japanese plane flying low and slow in his direction as he rushed to his battleship from his home after hearing explosions and learning of the attack on the radio....

 2016-12-07 10:25 

CTV News

Marijuana use, driving high on the rise: CAMH... +

With Ottawa poised to legalize recreational marijuana next year, researchers are keeping a close eye on use of the so-called demon weed, which has been steadily trending upward over the last couple of decades....

 2016-12-07 10:00 

CBC

Ottawa open to long-term health accord with provinces: source... +

The federal government is signalling a willingness to sign a longer-term health accord with the provinces in a shift that could help end the standoff in negotiations over transfer payments for health care....

 2016-12-07 10:00 

CBC

Trudeau government spent $416K to renovate new office building... +

Prime Minister Justin Trudeaus government spent more than $416,000 to renovate a two-year-old office building in downtown Ottawa, including more than $5,000 for 56 coat hooks, according to documents tabled in the House of Commons this week....

 2016-12-07 10:00 

CBC

'Danger Report': Real estate pros fret court could break lock on secret sales data... +

The Toronto Real Estate Board has appealed the Competition Tribunal's ruling that the board must stop guarding coveted sales data. TREB says it's a privacy issue. Critics say TREB is refusing to modernize....

 2016-12-07 10:00 

CBC

Kurdish authorities defend detention of Canadian Michael Kennedy... +

A senior Kurdish official says the detention of an ex-Canadian soldier was justified. The regional government's deputy foreign minister say Michael Kennedy illegally crossed from Iraq to Syria and back again in the fight against ISIS. ...

 2016-12-07 10:00 

CBC

Liberals hold on to honeymoon gains in national polls... +

A year after forming government, the Liberals continue to poll above the support they received in last year's election, largely at the expense of the NDP. But might the government be at risk of losing this newfound support with its handling of the pip...

 2016-12-07 10:00 

Toronto Star

What Canada should do when its citizens are kidnapped abroad... +

First you are taken hostage. Then you are taken swimming. And fed well. And given very good cigars. And sent home a few weeks later none the worse for wear.Improbable as it sounds in the age of beheadings, that is precisely how the modern era of internati...

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