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 2018-01-24 05:46 

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Freezing rain and wind leave thousands of Quebecers without electricity...

The vast majority of outages were in communities south and southeast of Montreal...

 2018-01-24 05:35 

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Veterans spar with rookies in final debate before BC Liberal leadership vote...

In the last debate...

 2018-01-24 05:15 

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Aurora nears takeover deal for CanniMed, sources say...

The deal would be the largest acquisition to date in Canada's marijuana industry...

 2018-01-24 05:00 

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More brains: Microsoft leads hunt to bring global AI experts to Canada...

Carnegie Mellon expert Geoff Gordon to lead Microsoft Corp.'s fledgling AI research lab in Montreal...

 2018-01-24 04:15 

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Carter Hutton has bounce back game as Blues blank struggling Senators...

Hutton, who was pulled after giving up three goals on 12 shots in a loss to Arizona on Saturday, made 25 saves for his 10th career shutout...

 2018-01-24 04:01 

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Canada offers to engage on Trump's toughest demands in effort to spur NAFTA talks...

The three countries are at loggerheads, with the U.S. demanding NAFTA be tilted in its favour in several key areas and Canada and Mexico fighting back against such changes...

 2018-01-24 03:30 

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Jonathan Drouin's three-point night helps Canadiens top Avalanche 4-2...

The loss snaps Colorado's 10-game winning streak...

 2018-01-24 03:19 

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Angelique Kerber routs Madison Keys, advances to Australian Open semi-finals...

Kerber broke Keys six times in total as she easily went on to a 6-1, 6-2 victory...

 2018-01-24 02:46 

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Burnaby, B.C. says proposed Trans Mountain pipeline expansion routes through conservation area...

At a National Energy Board hearing, Burnaby's legal counsel accused Trans Mountain of purposely routing the pipeline through the Brunette River Area...

 2018-01-24 02:44 

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Garneau supportive of Via Rail's $1.5-billion request for new trains...

Most of Via's fleet is at the end of its useful life and the company has said some rail cars will start to be pulled out of service as early as this year...

 2018-01-24 02:33 

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In outlining the gap in Indigenous care, Philpott sets stage for change...

In a recent press conference, the new minister of a new department facing seemingly intractable problems was setting a series of markers for how far there is to go...

 2018-01-24 02:05 

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B.C.'s tsunami that wasn't: Why scientists know when a wave will hit but not its size...

After early warning of a potential disaster, the wave arrived on the B.C. coast with a whimper instead of a bang...

 2018-01-24 01:59 

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Cavaliers' LeBron James becomes seventh player to reach 30,000 career points...

At 33 years and 24 days, James is the youngest to reach the mark...

 2018-01-24 01:37 

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Toronto proposes end to tax-breaks for downtown office towers...

The decade-old property-tax incentive program has come under scrutiny as it subsidizes new construction in a hot market...

 2018-01-24 01:33 

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Canadian identified as skydiver killed in Southern California crash...

Coroner's bureau says the man who died Monday afternoon was Aime-Jean St. Hilaire-Adam, a 27-year-old from Calgary...

 2018-01-24 01:21 

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Have Ontario's Liberals learned a lesson from the gas-plants mess?...

With the conviction of a former McGuinty aide, one wonders if the party has moved away from blatantly political decision-making...

 2018-01-24 01:20 

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Raptors guard Kyle Lowry named as reserve for NBA All-Star Game...

Lowry was one of 13 players named as a reserve, joining teammate DeMar DeRozan and the rest of the Eastern Conference all-stars....

 2018-01-24 01:12 

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Legal marijuana shops could boost nearby property value, U.S. study finds...

Experts note that marijuana retail locations could benefit neighbourhoods by driving foot traffic to merchants, as well as reducing crime...

 2018-01-24 01:03 

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Glen Chernen complicates Vancouver mayoral race for Non-Partisan Association...

Mr. Chernen's vocal opposition to foreign home buyers threatens to shake up the once-powerful NPA bloc...

 2018-01-24 00:55 

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Asian shares surf global growth wave, dollar sinks...

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan had inched up 0.1 per cent, having jumped 1.2 per cent on Tuesday...

 2018-01-24 00:51 

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Liberal budget will contain funds to keep more Indigenous kids out of foster care: Philpott...

This week, the federal Minister of Indigenous Services will convene what she calls an 'emergency meeting' with Indigenous, provincial and territorial leaders to discuss the state of child and family services...

 2018-01-24 00:42 

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Oscar-nominated Shape of Water is 'homegrown': Toronto producer...

Producer J. Miles Dale notes the Oscar-nominated film The Shape of Water, which was shot in Toronto and Hamilton, was mostly made by Canadians. The movie received 13 Oscar nods, including best picture....

 2018-01-24 00:38 

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At least 33 dead after twin car bombings in Libyan city of Benghazi: officials...

The explosions shattered the relative calm that had recently returned to Libya's second city, scene of more than three years of warfare from 2014 until late last year...

 2018-01-24 00:25 

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No shortage of places to go if you have a layover at Hong Kong International Airport...

The already-massive Hong Kong International Airport has plans to expand and upgrade in the next few years, offering travellers even more play-while-you-wait experiences and adventures...

 2018-01-24 00:19 

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Parks closed in Sao Paulo as yellow fever outbreak kills at least 70...

Health officials are planning to vaccinate millions of people in the coming weeks in the hopes of containing the outbreak...

 2018-01-24 00:11 

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Amid NAFTA uncertainty, Canada's trade deal with Asia is next-best thing...

Saying yes to the CPTPP sends the message that Canada isn't going to put its global trade ambitions on hold...

 2018-01-24 00:00 

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Streetwise newsletter: Cara acquires the Keg, National Bank to build Montreal tower...

Plus: Bank CEOs are worried markets are complacent like 2006...

 2018-01-23 23:59 

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Award-winning science fiction author Ursula K. Le Guin dies at 88...

Le Guin gained fame in 1969 with The Left Hand of Darkness, which involves a radical investigation of gender roles...

 2018-01-23 23:56 

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Federal government to rule on spat between steel fabricators, LNG Canada...

Consortium wants imports of components for Kitimat terminal to be exempt from anti-dumping tariffs...

 2018-01-23 23:56 

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Metrolinx says it was targeted by cyberattack that originated in North Korea...

Ontario transit agency says no customer information was breached and systems that operate its trains and buses were not compromised...

 2018-01-23 23:47 

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Cara looks for turnaround in Keg Restaurants deal...

The steakhouse chain is expected to hold sway in the new partnership with Cara...

 2018-01-23 23:43 

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Democrats withdraw offer to fund Trump's border wall as talks resume over future of 'Dreamers'...

Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said he pulled the offer because of what he said was Trump's failure to follow through on the outlines of an agreement the two men discussed last Friday...

 2018-01-23 23:38 

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Toronto FC re-signs defender Eriq Zavaleta to multi-year deal...

The 25-year-old enters his sixth season in MLS and fourth with Toronto...

 2018-01-23 23:36 

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Critical discussion needed on women's rights, equality: Trudeau...

Justin Trudeau is urging world business leaders to hire more women, pay them the same as men and reduce other employment barriers. The Prime Minister addressed the World Economic Forum in Switzerland on Tuesday....

 2018-01-23 23:29 

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Bombardier tries to involve Embraer in trade dispute before U.S. ruling...

ITC to decide whether duties should be slapped on American sales of C Series...

 2018-01-23 23:18 

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Solar industry warns of hit from U.S. tariffs on imported panels...

Trump's decision to slap tariffs on imported panels will drive up prices and cost jobs, U.S. solar power industry says...

 2018-01-23 23:15 

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Globe editorial: Giving a tuition break to foreign PhD students is an educated idea...

The University of Toronto announced last week that it will slash annual tuition for international PhD students from roughly $23,000 to the much lower domestic rate of roughly $8,000, starting in the fall. Let's hope this becomes a trend....

 2018-01-23 23:14 

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Globe editorial: Science-loving government cuts funding for science...

It would be hard to argue that the Trudeau government isn't gung-ho about fighting climate change. Among other marquee moves since taking power, it obliged the provinces and territories to impose a price on carbon pollution by this year, under ......

 2018-01-23 23:13 

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Media hatred: How long before one of the messengers is actually killed?...

It's obvious the Trump era has coarsened the debate about media and journalism. What's less discussed is the normalization of media loathing and hostility on both sides of the political spectrum...

 2018-01-23 23:01 

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Four beaten-up dividend stocks that have a bright future...

If you've got cash to invest, the recent pullback in some dividend-paying stocks is actually a gift...

 2018-01-23 22:58 

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Ten Safeway stores to be closed in B.C. as labour talks begin...

About 1,000 employees will be affected as labour negotiations begin between union and Sobeys for all of its Safeway stores in British Columbia...

 2018-01-23 22:52 

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Online brokerages see more traffic-related service outages...

A surge of investor interest centred on cannabis and cryptocurrency-related stocks is testing the limits of what some brokerages can handle during peak periods...

 2018-01-23 22:41 

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Why a sharply lower Canadian dollar appears to be on the horizon...

The effects of central bank monetary policy on bond yields are likely to determine the value of the loonie, and investors should follow the path of the two-year bond closely...

 2018-01-23 22:40 

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Canadians can be 'proud' of revised TPP deal: Trade Minister...

International Trade Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne says Canadians can take pride in the revised Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement reached on Tuesday. Once signed, the deal will give Canada greater access to foreign markets....

 2018-01-23 22:35 

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Reverse mortgages are a growing temptation, but proceed with caution...

The success of reverse mortgages will depend to a large extent on whether mortgage brokers provide effective, objective advice on the suitability of these products...

 2018-01-23 22:35 

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Russia ultimately to blame for any chemical weapons use in Syria: Tillerson...

The U.S. Secretary of State made the comments amid reports of a suspected chemical attack this week near Damascus...

 2018-01-23 22:20 

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Government unions do not save taxpayers money...

Problems in services and goods often crop up when monopolies or near-monopolies are allowed to capture a service or the production of a product...

 2018-01-23 22:20 

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Facebook buying software company that authenticates IDs: source...

Boston-based Confirm specializes in authenticating government-issued identification cards...

 2018-01-23 22:18 

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Evening Update newsletter: TPP, Oscar nominations 2018, Davos...

Also: Police probing Bell Canada data breach, up to 100,000 customers affected...

 2018-01-23 22:10 

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I signed up for Arabic classes so I could better connect with the world...

Why is 'a nice Jewish girl' taking Arabic classes? Because words matter...

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