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 2018-01-23 01:38 

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John Ivison: India is a prize worth winning if Trudeau is serious about building a relationship...

India could be integral, as part of a broader post-NAFTA risk mitigation strategy. But the prime minister should be careful to avoid presenting it as the Next Big Thing...

 2018-01-23 01:08 

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Grey Matters: Healthcare should be held to national standard...

Wanda Morris Decades ago when I worked in finance, I often joined company discussions about new software. While off-the-shelf software packages were becoming readily available, some companies still opted to build their own accounting, purchasing or email ...

 2018-01-23 00:57 

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DND declares Mark Norman is guilty — even though no charges have been laid: document...

The government has rejected the vice admiral's request for help with his legal bills because it has determined he is guilty of disclosing confidential information...

 2018-01-23 00:56 

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Philippine volcano spews fountains of lava, big ash plumes...

MANILA, Philippines — The Philippines' most active volcano has spewed fountains of lava and massive ash plumes overnight after authorities warned a violent eruption may be imminent. The lava fountains reached up to 700 metres (2,300 feet) above ...

 2018-01-23 00:52 

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg describes facing sexual harassment...

PARK CITY, Utah — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg says she has experienced sexual harassment. The 84-year-old told a crowd at the Sundance Film Festival on Sunday that women her age are familiar with sexual harassment but didn't have a...

 2018-01-23 00:50 

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Hurting Vikings still processing what went wrong in Philly...

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — The lilt in Case Keenum's voice was missing as he spoke about the end of the Minnesota Vikings' season in a softer-than-usual tone. His eyes misted over, Keenum carefully maintained enough composure to keep his voice fr...

 2018-01-23 00:48 

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The Latest: Cosby returns, says he 'used to be a comedian'...

PHILADELPHIA — The Latest on Bill Cosby's first public performance since 2015 while he awaits the start of his sexual assault case retrial (all times local): 7:45 p.m. Bill Cosby has performed in public for the first time since a sex abuse scand...

 2018-01-23 00:41 

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Brady, Gronk begin Super Bowl bye week on mend from injuries...

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — In the two-week run-up to the Super Bowl, the New England Patriots will face plenty of questions about two things critical to the team's success: Tom Brady's right hand and Rob Gronkowski's head. Brady answered most o...

 2018-01-23 00:37 

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Liberals reviewing option to revive controversial internet hate speech law repealed in 2013...

Section 13 had been enormously contentious, with critics of all political stripes arguing it was overly broad and had weak safeguards around speech rights...

 2018-01-23 00:37 

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Man who says wife died on Graceland trip changes story...

HARTVILLE, Ohio — An Ohio man who told authorities that his wife died on a trip to Elvis Presley's Graceland and he turned her body over to emergency responders, now says he put her body in the Tennessee River after she died of natural causes, p...

 2018-01-23 00:35 

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Wild ride: 'Jumanji' holds on to top spot at box office...

NEW YORK — "Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle" notched its third straight weekend on top of the box office, besting a pair of new releases — "12 Strong" and "Den of Thieves" — both of which still managed to slightly ...

 2018-01-23 00:23 

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Family of man killed after 'swatting' call sues Wichita...

WICHITA, Kan. — The family of a Kansas man fatally shot by police at the door of his home after a hoax emergency call has sued the city of Wichita and the unidentified officers involved. The federal lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court of Kansas see...

 2018-01-23 00:21 

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10 Things to Know for Tuesday...

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday: 1. US BACK IN BUSINESS The government shutdown winds down as Senate Democrats agree to support a spending bill in return for a promise that the Senat...

 2018-01-23 00:19 

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NEB denies Maritimes and Northeast application for new pipeline service and toll...

CALGARY — The National Energy Board has denied an application from Maritimes and Northeast Pipeline for approval of a new pipeline service and toll, citing uncertainty of natural gas market. The regulator says Maritimes and Northeast had offered a l...

 2018-01-22 23:55 

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New-look Vancouver Whitecaps ready to hit the ground running in 2018...

VANCOUVER — Jake Nerwinski was chatting with his parents when they asked him which teammates he was close to ahead of his second season with the Vancouver Whitecaps. "Everybody's gone now," he jokingly told them. The 23-year-old defender...

 2018-01-22 23:53 

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Christie Blatchford: Private investigators in Sherman case share police penchant for leaks...

If it wasn't a story so irredeemably sad and awful, it might be funny. Instead, it's merely rich with irony...

 2018-01-22 23:47 

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Bell Media and NFL take appeal over Super Bowl ad policy to Supreme Court...

TORONTO — Bell Canada and the National Football League applied earlier this month to have the Supreme Court of Canada overturn a regulatory decision to ban substituting American ads with Canadian ones during the Super Bowl. Documents filed Jan. 2 sh...

 2018-01-22 23:39 

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Sewage spill shuts beaches along California's Central Coast...

MONTEREY, Calif. — Nearly 5 million gallons of sewage spilled into the ocean on California's Central Coast after a filter at a water treatment plant got clogged and the computer system failed to sound an alarm, an official said Monday, forcing s...

 2018-01-22 23:32 

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Embattled Missouri governor proposes $68M in higher ed cuts...

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens made his first public appearance Monday in nearly two weeks since acknowledging an extramarital affair, announcing a budget plan that would cut roughly $68 million from colleges and universities. In ...

 2018-01-22 23:29 

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Deal that broke Senate impasse: Kids' health but no DACA...

WASHINGTON — A deal was hastily assembled and approved Monday to break through the Senate stalemate over immigration and border security that shut down the government for three days. The agreement, brought forth by a bipartisan group of senators and...

 2018-01-22 23:25 

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Colorado Avalanche become unstoppable as Nathan MacKinnon finds a new level...

It's been a breath of fresh air for MacKinnon to be in the playoff hunt for the first time since his rookie season...

 2018-01-22 23:19 

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Justice Dept. to leave 'no stone unturned' to find texts...

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department will "leave no stone unturned" to locate five months' worth of missing text messages from an FBI agent who was removed last summer from special counsel Robert Mueller's investigative team, Attorney...

 2018-01-22 23:11 

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Montana mandates 'net neutrality' for state contracts...

BILLINGS, Mont. — Montana on Monday became the first state to bar telecommunications companies from receiving state contracts if they interfere with internet traffic or favour higher-paying sites or apps, under an order from Gov. Steve Bullock inten...

 2018-01-22 22:55 

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

Highlights from the news file for Monday, Jan. 22 —— 30 PER CENT OF CANADIANS INSECURE ABOUT FUTURE, POLL FINDS: Canada's reputation as a nation with an open and optimistic world view that flies in the face of rising pessimism and national...

 2018-01-22 22:24 

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Feds move to replace US border barriers in New Mexico...

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The Trump administration announced Monday it was preparing to replace existing vehicle barriers along a stretch of the U.S.-Mexico border in New Mexico that officials call "an area of high illegal entry." The notice publi...

 2018-01-22 22:21 

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Woman, called inspiration for Rosie the Riveter, dies at 96...

LONGVIEW, Wash. — A woman identified by a scholar as the inspiration for Rosie the Riveter, the iconic female World War II factory worker, has died in Washington state. The New York Times reports that Naomi Parker Fraley died Saturday in Longview. S...

 2018-01-22 22:17 

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Inter Milan signs Rafinha on loan to end of season...

MILAN — Inter Milan completed the signing of Barcelona midfielder Rafinha on loan until the end of the season, with a view to a permanent move. Inter can sign the Brazil international permanently for 35 million euros ($43 million) plus 3 million eur...

 2018-01-22 22:16 

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Sask. man accused of drunk driving at 170 km/h in Ont., faces numerous charges...

SEAFORTH, Ont. — Ontario Provincial Police say a 27-year-old Saskatchewan man is facing a long list of charges following an alleged impaired driving incident. Police say an officer on patrol in the village of St. Columban, Ont., about 68 kilometres ...

 2018-01-22 22:05 

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Netflix's success turns net neutrality into an afterthought...

SAN FRANCISCO — Netflix once fought fiercely for net neutrality, fearing that its online video service would suffer if internet providers were free to discriminate against it. But now that it boasts one of television's largest audiences, Netflix...

 2018-01-22 21:58 

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Liverpool loses at last-place Swansea 1-0 in big EPL shock...

SWANSEA, Wales — A week after inflicting Manchester City's first loss in the English Premier League, Liverpool lost at last-place Swansea 1-0 on Monday and ended its 18-match unbeaten run in all competitions. Alfie Mawson's 40th-minute strik...

 2018-01-22 21:47 

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Deputies move to clear big California homeless encampment...

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Southern California authorities on Monday went tent to tent telling the homeless living in a 2-mile-long (3.2-kilometre-long) encampment that the large riverbed encampment some have called home for years is being closed down. Orang...

 2018-01-22 21:46 

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Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island reopen amid shutdown...

NEW YORK — The Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island are now open for visitors, with New York state picking up the tab for the federal workers. The two sites reopened on Monday after being closed due to the federal government shutdown. On Sunday, Gov. ...

 2018-01-22 21:44 

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Milwaukee Bucks fire coach Jason Kidd; name Prunty as interim head coach...

MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Bucks fired coach Jason Kidd following a midseason slide that left the playoff hopeful in eighth place in the Eastern Conference. Assistant coach Joe Prunty was named the interim head coach prior to the club's game Mond...

 2018-01-22 21:43 

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Panthers name Washington new defensive co-ordinator...

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Carolina Panthers wasted little time naming a new defensive co-ordinator after Steve Wilks left to become head coach of the Arizona Cardinals. Panthers coach Ron Rivera promoted defensive line coach Eric Washington as Wilks'...

 2018-01-22 21:42 

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Snow storm left dozens stranded at Vancouver Island ski resort...

COURTENAY, B.C. — Chairlift operations resumed today on Mount Washington on Vancouver Island after a snowstorm left dozens stranded. Sheila Rivers of Mount Washington Alpine Resort says about 20 boy scouts and a dozen other people spent a night at i...

 2018-01-22 21:36 

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GOP whip Scalise back at Capitol following latest surgery...

WASHINGTON — House Majority Whip Steve Scalise has returned to the Capitol following surgery this month as he recovers from injuries suffered during a shooting rampage at a baseball practice last June. The Louisiana Republican told reporters Monday ...

 2018-01-22 21:33 

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Fewer than half of Canadians hold optimistic, open view of the world: poll...

OTTAWA — Canada's reputation as a nation with an open and optimistic world view that flies in the face of rising pessimism and nationalism elsewhere is being challenged by new research suggesting many Canadians hold views acutely in line with so...

 2018-01-22 21:33 

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Jury selection for Bill Cosby's retrial slated for March 29...

Cosby's former lawyers insisted on a jury from a different county because the case was an issue in the local district attorney's race....

 2018-01-22 21:28 

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De Bruyne signs new 5-year deal at Man City...

MANCHESTER, England — Kevin De Bruyne has signed a new five-year deal with Manchester City, tying him to the English Premier League leader until 2023. The Belgium midfielder joined City in the summer of 2015 from Wolfsburg and has set up more league...

 2018-01-22 21:25 

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Hong Kong bookseller detained again by Chinese authorities...

HONG KONG — A Hong Kong-based bookseller who was secretly detained in China has been taken away by Chinese authorities again after being released into house arrest last October, his daughter said Monday. Angela Gui told Radio Sweden, the English-lan...

 2018-01-22 21:22 

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Mexican Uber driver in US illegally charged with 4 rapes...

LOS ANGELES — A Mexican Uber driver living in the U.S. illegally was charged Monday with raping, assaulting and robbing young women in California, prosecutors said. Alfonso Alarcon-Nunez's four alleged victims are between 19 and 22 years old and...

 2018-01-22 21:12 

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Winter storm howls through Midwest, cancels flights...

MINNEAPOLIS — Heavy snow and strong winds are pushing through the Midwest, closing highways in Kansas and South Dakota and snarling flights in Denver and Minneapolis. The National Weather Service says more than 10 inches (26 centimetres) of snow has...

 2018-01-22 20:43 

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Saskatchewan blinks first in prairie license plate war with Alberta...

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley has repeatedly taken shots at Brad Wall and the Saskatchewan premier rarely misses a chance to return fire...

 2018-01-22 20:36 

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Analysis: Jaguars just not on same level as Brady, Belichick...

The Jacksonville Jaguars frittered away a 10-point fourth-quarter lead in losing 24-20 to Tom Brady and the New England Patriots in the AFC championship game, yet their unraveling really began in the final 2 1/2 minutes of the first half. As Jacksonville ...

 2018-01-22 20:33 

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Boeing skips info session for fighter-jet companies...

OTTAWA — Boeing says it has not decided whether to submit its Super Hornet fighter jet as a potential replacement for Canada's aging CF-18s, as it waits to see how the federal government will run the multibillion-dollar competition. The comments...

 2018-01-22 20:30 

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Danica Patrick to drive Daytona 500 for Premium Motorsports...

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Danica Patrick is teaming with Premium Motorsports for next month's Daytona 500, the final race of her NASCAR career. The one-race deal will put Patrick in the seat of the No. 7 GoDaddy Chevrolet, the same number she drove when...

 2018-01-22 20:29 

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Jury selection for Bill Cosby's retrial slated for March 29...

NORRISTOWN, Pa. — Jury selection for Bill Cosby's criminal sex assault retrial will start March 29 in the suburban Philadelphia county where he's accused of drugging and molesting a woman in 2004. The 80-year-old entertainer's first tria...

 2018-01-22 20:26 

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Quebec judge refuses to end trial for former Amaya CEO and others...

MONTREAL — A Quebec judge has refused to stay insider trading charges against former Amaya CEO David Baazov and other accused. Provincial court Judge Salvatore Mascia rejected defence motions to end the case because of the length of time it has take...

 2018-01-22 20:24 

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Spanish women's group wants Woody Allen statue removed after molestation accusations...

The group in Oviedo is responding to allegations, first levelled decades ago, that Allen molested Dylan Farrow, the daughter he adopted with Mia Farrow...

 2018-01-22 20:24 

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Man: Ex-Milwaukee sheriff's posts after run-in scared him...

MILWAUKEE — A man who sued Milwaukee's former sheriff after he was detained for shaking his head at the sheriff says he felt he "had a target" on him because of the lawman's taunting Facebook posts. Daniel Black's lawsuit stems f...

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