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 2017-10-19 21:35 

National Post

Gord Downie 'like a Terry Fox in the modern day,' says doctor... +

TORONTO — Gord Downie's openness about his diagnosis with terminal brain cancer will leave a lasting legacy that makes him "a Terry Fox in the modern day," says a radiation oncologist who treated the late Tragically Hip frontman. "He...

 2017-10-19 21:35 

CTV News

Police arrest suspect after blind woman who befriended stranger robbed... +

Toronto police have arrested a suspect in their investigation of the case of a blind woman who says she was robbed by a stranger she met on a bus from Sudbury, Ont....

 2017-10-19 21:34 

Vancouver Sun

B.C. wineries join New Brunswick beer drinker in Supreme Court scrap over trade... +

VICTORIA B.C. wine industry complaints about interprovincial trade barriers will be heard in the Supreme Court of Canada as part of an appeal of a cross-border beer dispute in New Brunswick...

 2017-10-19 21:33 

National Post

A long road back to F1 for New Zealand's Brendon Hartley... +

AUSTIN, Texas — Several years after thinking his Formula One career was over before it really even started, Brendon Hartley finds himself right back where he always dreamed he'd be: in the driver's seat and ready to race. Hartley will make h...

 2017-10-19 21:33 

Montreal Gazette

Radio host Gilles Parent faces allegations of sexual misconduct... +

On Thursday, he was removed from the FM93 airwaves until further notice by Cogeco Medias management....

 2017-10-19 21:28 

Globe and Mail

Evening Update newsletter: Morneau says he will put assets in blind trust, divest family company holdings; As concussion debate grows louder, NHL owners remain largely silent... +

Also: Liberals drop capital-gains tax proposal amid family-farm concerns...

 2017-10-19 21:27 

Montreal Gazette

Brownstein: Just for Laughs will survive without Rozon, insiders say... +

These have to be terrifying times for the worlds biggest and most successful comedy festival based in Montreal, with tentacles spread across the planet....

 2017-10-19 21:26 

Globe and Mail

Immerse yourself in the world of Florine Stettheimer at new AGOexhibition... +

Florine Stettheimer: Painting Poetry is a show of about 50 works, from paintings and poetry to costume designs and scenography maquettes...

 2017-10-19 21:23 

Globe and Mail

Conflict or not, bad press raises Morneau Shepell's profile... +

Human-resources consultancy once helmed by Finance Minister Bill Morneau has seen its stock rally in recent months...

 2017-10-19 21:22 

Globe and Mail

More Republican senators back bipartisan Obamacare deal despite Trump's opposition... +

U.S. President initially indicated support for the Alexander-Murray agreement but reversed himself...

 2017-10-19 21:21 

Vancouver Sun

B.C. tracks biggest boost in consumer spending among provinces: Moneris... +

British Columbia saw the biggest boost in consumer consumption among provinces, according to the point-of-sale-payments firm Moneris, which tracked a 6.3 per cent year-over-year increase in spendin...

 2017-10-19 21:17 

National Post

Toronto Maple Leafs try to maintain an even keel despite flying start to season... +

'You play in Toronto, everyone gets excited, but we know as a team what's going on here,' says Leo Komarov...

 2017-10-19 21:16 

National Post

Louisville interim coach Padgett adds Paulus as an assistant... +

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Louisville interim coach David Padgett has hired Greg Paulus as an assistant, the latest addition to the men's basketball staff. "We've just been taking it one at a time," Padgett said Thursday. "There's a l...

 2017-10-19 21:16 

Globe and Mail

PayPal profit beats on higher mobile transaction volume... +

Mobile payments volume jumped 54 per cent to about $40-billion...

 2017-10-19 21:11 

Global News

Carjacked vehicle from Hamilton crashes into OPP cruiser in Kitchener... +

Police are still looking for a stolen car, and four suspects, after an armed carjacking on the Hamilton Mountain....

 2017-10-19 21:11 

Global News

CreateAthon taps local talent for charities and non-profits... +

CreateAthon brings together various creative professionals and students to design marketing materials and campaigns for various charities and non-profits. ...

 2017-10-19 21:10 

Global News

London Police plan to attend sanctioned Western University homecoming this weekend... +

After more than 11,000 people crowded Broughdale Avenue for an unsanctioned ...

 2017-10-19 21:10 

National Post

CIA boss says IS can attack US even after losing Raqqa... +

WASHINGTON — Islamic State militants are capable of orchestrating and carrying out an attack against the United States, possibly downing an airplane, even after being evicted from their self-declared Syrian capital of Raqqa, the CIA director said Th...

 2017-10-19 21:10 

Global News

Edmonton Const. Mike Chernyk back at work 19 days after terror attack... +

The Edmonton police officer who was struck by a vehicle and stabbed several times outside the football stadium on Sept. 30 is back on the job....

 2017-10-19 21:09 

CTV News

Morneau promises fiscal update next week detailing state of Canada's finances... +

Finance Minister Bill Morneau says he will deliver a fall economic update Tuesday to document the recent strong growth in the Canadian economy, but did not say whether it will include a plan to eliminate the federal deficit....

 2017-10-19 21:09 

CBC

Canada deploys submarine to Japan for the first time in a half century... +

For the first time in nearly 50 years, the Royal Canadian Navy has deployed a submarine to Japan....

 2017-10-19 21:08 

Globe and Mail

Parliament opens up secretive committee, but some topics remain off limits... +

All-party board of internal economy has long sat behind closed doors to make delicate decisions that affected the fate of the chamber and MPs...

 2017-10-19 21:08 

National Post

Emails: Protests spur college officials to talk with players... +

ATLANTA — As protests over racial injustice grab national attention in pro sports, some college and university officials are having pre-emptive talks with student-athletes and consulting each other amid concerns that such actions will spread to coll...

 2017-10-19 21:07 

Global News

Cheesecake Factory to open at Torontos Yorkdale mall in November... +

The company says it will hire more than 300 staff to fill a variety of positions and prospective employees can apply online through its website....

 2017-10-19 21:07 

National Post

Accused killer breaks self-imposed silence, has questions for victim's sister... +

OTTAWA — The man accused of murdering three women in a rampage in the Ottawa Valley two years ago has broken his self-imposed courtroom silence as the sister of one of the victims testifies. Sixty-year-old Basil Borutski faces three charges of first...

 2017-10-19 21:05 

Globe and Mail

IGM Financial merges investment management groups... +

Investors Group and Mackenzie Investments will form a single global organization to support both companies...

 2017-10-19 21:05 

Globe and Mail

'Bubble basket' stocks irk short-call guru David Einhorn... +

Mr. Einhorn views Tesla, Netflix and Amazon.com as disconnected from underlying value, but year to date, the stocks are all rising...

 2017-10-19 21:04 

Global News

Broken window causes glass to tumble to the street in downtown Halifax... +

A pane reportedly shattered just before 3:30 p.m. from a rear window of 5161 George Street, sending pieces of glass tumbling to the sidewalk....

 2017-10-19 21:00 

CBC

Airport security stops calling police on passengers carrying prescription pot... +

Canadian airport security screeners have stopped calling the police every time they process a passenger travelling with medical marijuana. CATSA changed its policy this month after an exponential growth in the number of passengers with prescription pot in...

 2017-10-19 20:59 

Globe and Mail

Bombardier-Airbus deal unlikely to spur new C Series sales: Air Lease CEO... +

'People are feeling better about the CSeries but it's all on the expectation that Airbus concludes the transaction,' John Plueger said...

 2017-10-19 20:59 

Vancouver Sun

Tenants face stark choice: Give up pets or pay more... +

VICTORIA Esquimalt resident Rosemary Collins is frustrated with a choice that seems increasingly common: affordable housing or keeping her dog.At 70, Collins says her rent is eating up...

 2017-10-19 20:59 

Newsfile Corp.

Metals Creek Files Early Warning Report... +

Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - October 19, 2017) - Metals Creek Resources Corp. (TSXV: MEK) ("Metals Creek" or "the company) advises that it has today filed an early warning report in connection with the issuance by Quadro Resources Ltd. ...

 2017-10-19 20:55 

Global News

Trudeau pens letter to Amazon founder pitching Canada as home for new headquarters... +

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has penned a letter to Amazon's CEO outlining why the company should call Canada home to its new headquarters....

 2017-10-19 20:53 

Montreal Gazette

U.K. business secretary travelling to Montreal for Bombardier, Airbus meetings... +

Greg Clark will meet with Canadian government officials and executives from the two manufacturers on Friday...

 2017-10-19 20:53 

Globe and Mail

Donald Trump does not deserve credit for this market rally... +

One can argue that all asset classes are performing inversely to the Trump presidency...

 2017-10-19 20:53 

Globe and Mail

Trump leaning toward Powell for Fed chair: report... +

Trump concluded a series of meetings with five finalists on Thursday, Politico reports...

 2017-10-19 20:52 

Globe and Mail

Four ways to help your daughter set her own boundaries... +

There are preventive and proactive measures parents can take to prepare and protect their girls from unwanted advances, now and as they become women...

 2017-10-19 20:52 

Global News

Winnipeg police frustrated texting and driving still continues on the roads... +

Traffic enforcement officers with the Winnipeg Police Service said texting and driving offences are still frustratingly high in the city....

 2017-10-19 20:47 

Global News

Danielle Smith: Morneau makes the right decision two years too late... +

Bill Morneau can try to dress it up any way he likes, but his conflict of interest is a conflict of interest, and there is no way to tart it up to look like anything else....

 2017-10-19 20:47 

Globe and Mail

'Stunned' over criticism of Trump's call to soldier's family: John Kelly... +

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly said he was 'stunned and broken-hearted' by congresswoman's criticism of Trump's call to widow....

 2017-10-19 20:46 

Global News

Man dead after RCMP shoot stolen vehicle suspect in central Alberta... +

The man who was shot died after being airlifted to hospital in critical condition....

 2017-10-19 20:46 

National Post

The Thursday news briefing: An at-a-glance survey of some top stories... +

Highlights from the news file for Thursday, Oct. 19 —— FINANCE MINISTER TO PUT ASSETS INTO BLIND TRUST: Finance Minister Bill Morneau says he'll put to put his personal assets in a blind trust. It's in response to conflict of interest ...

 2017-10-19 20:44 

Globe and Mail

The Cheesecake Factory to open Nov. 21 at Toronto's Yorkdale mall... +

The U.S. chain says it will fire more than 300 staff to fill variety of positions...

 2017-10-19 20:44 

Globe and Mail

Quebec's electric-vehicle subsidies are an inefficient carbon strategy... +

Despite such generous subsidies, there are still only about 15,000 EVs on Quebec roads, or about 0.3 per cent of all cars in the province...

 2017-10-19 20:42 

Global News

Arrest warrant issued in Calmar gas station armed robbery... +

A province-wide arrest warrant has been issued for an Alberta man after an armed robbery at a Calmar gas station Sunday evening....

 2017-10-19 20:41 

National Post

Justin Trudeau says it's not up to federal government to challenge Quebec niqab ban... +

Trudeau added, however, he believes the Charter of Rights and Freedoms applies to everyone and that he will defend that principle...

 2017-10-19 20:40 

National Post

Trump daughter-in-law becomes face of re-election effort... +

NEW YORK — An image of an American flag waves and the graphic promises "Real News Update." The re-election campaign of President Donald Trump, already sprung to life two-and-a-half years before his name is back on the ballot, is pushing its ...

 2017-10-19 20:37 

Global News

Bill 62: Could Ottawa really do anything about Quebecs face-veil ban?... +

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau may not like it, but experts agree that he and his government have limited options when it comes to challenging a new law in Quebec....

 2017-10-19 20:37 

National Post

Una is both clever and disturbing... +

Chris Knight: The picture stays afloat in spite of the excess exposition...

 2017-10-19 20:37 

Global News

Facebook to test news subscription service in partnership with news publishers... +

Ten major news publishers, including The Washington Post, The Economist and the Boston Globe, have signed up for the trial....

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