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 2018-08-14 21:18 

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Alberta Metis vote to support Trans Mountain oil pipeline expansion through B.C....

An organization that represents Metis in Alberta says it supports the expansion of the Trans Mountain oil pipeline through B.C....

 2018-08-14 21:07 

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Puerto Rico power company says electricity back on across island...

Puerto Rico officials say the power has been restored to the entire island for the first time since Hurricane Maria struck nearly 11 months ago....

 2018-08-14 20:48 

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New fisheries minister explains reversal on controversial surf clam licence...

The new federal fisheries minister has made his first visit to Newfoundland and Labrador since the cancellation of a controversial surf clam fishing licence given to a First Nations company with ties to the Liberal party....

 2018-08-14 20:48 

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New fisheries minister discusses reversal on controversial surf clam licence...
 2018-08-14 20:28 

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Police chiefs call for stricter controls on pill presses to fight opioids...

Canada's police chiefs are urging Ottawa to beef up its fight against the scourge of opioids by closely vetting people who import pill presses....

 2018-08-14 20:12 

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Ex-Uber driver hiding in Quebec faces extradition to California on rape charge...

U.S. authorities are seeking to extradite a former Uber driver from San Francisco who was being investigated on rape charges before vanishing and then emerging in Montreal earlier this summer....

 2018-08-14 19:49 

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B.C. woman missing after convertible vanishes in mudslide...

A single lane of traffic is now getting past the site of a mudslide in British Columbia's southern Interior where a vehicle was swept away on the weekend....

 2018-08-14 19:43 

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Teens charged after allegedly stealing truck from Alberta, driving to Ontario...

Police say two teens from Saskatchewan are facing charges after an alleged interprovincial joyride. Ontario Provincial Police say an 18-year-old man and a 16-year-old girl stole a truck from Alberta and driving it to Hornepayne, Ont....

 2018-08-14 19:39 

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Conflicting descriptions of alleged Fredericton shooter emerge...

Friends and acquaintances of Matthew Raymond are offering varying memories of the accused murderer: A boy who retreated into video games, a pleasant supermarket co-worker, and an increasingly isolated loner in later years....

 2018-08-14 19:36 

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B.C. wildfire smoke prompts air quality advisories in Alberta...

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 2018-08-14 19:33 

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Pesticides linked to bee deaths will be phased out in Canada, CP sources say...

The federal government is taking steps to phase out the use of nicotine-based pesticides, linked to a rising number of honey bee deaths, starting in 2021....

 2018-08-14 19:33 

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Plaque replacing Sir John A. Macdonald statue defaced...

An offer from Ontario to find a new home for a statue of Sir John A. Macdonald has been declined by the city of Victoria....

 2018-08-14 19:28 

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Woman says she lost ring finger on West Edmonton Mall waterslide...

A Saskatchewan woman says she lost a finger after her ring got caught on a waterslide at one of the largest malls in North America....

 2018-08-14 19:24 

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Uncertainty looms over Canada's cannabis tourism...

A former dispensary owner who anticipates an influx of visitors eager to try Canadian weed once recreational use is legalized Oct. 17 says he's disappointed by a lack of support from government to back entrepreneurs like him...

 2018-08-14 19:11 

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B.C. Christian university drops sex covenant criticized as discriminatory...

A Christian university in British Columbia has decided to drop a "community covenant" that required students to abstain from sex outside heterosexual marriage....

 2018-08-14 19:04 

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Report identifies more than 1,000 victims of priest abuse...

More than 1,000 children -- and possible many more -- were molested by hundreds of Roman Catholic priests in six Pennsylvania dioceses, while senior church officials took steps to cover it up, according to a landmark grand jury report released Tuesday....

 2018-08-14 18:59 

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Ontario teachers protest Tories' planned repeal of current sex-ed curriculum...

Blowing whistles and waving signs, Ontario's elementary school teachers descended on Queen's Park to protest the Progressive Conservative government's decision to return to a decades-old sex-ed curriculum....

 2018-08-14 18:52 

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EY Canada wins contract to audit Ontario government spending...

Ontario has awarded a contract for a promised line-by-line audit of government spending to EY Canada....

 2018-08-14 18:50 

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Romance scam victim plotted to kill mother to pay fraudster: police...

An online romance scam led investigators to the discovery that a North Carolina woman with financial problems was plotting to kill her 88-year-old mother to get more money to pay the fraudster, police said....

 2018-08-14 18:18 

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Official: Venezuelan general arrested in assassination plot...

The investigation into an assassination attempt on Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro using drones has widened to include the arrest of two high-ranking military officers, the nation's to prosecutors said Tuesday....

 2018-08-14 18:07 

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Halifax oil leak much larger than originally revealed, Nova Scotia Power says...

Nova Scotia Power now says an oil leak at its Tufts Cove generating station involved 19,300 more litres of oil than originally disclosed....

 2018-08-14 18:05 

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Alleged theft of pain-killer pills in Edmonton nets big dose of charges...

An Edmonton woman is accused of stealing more than 400,000 tablets of the pain-killer Percocet from a pharmacy where she worked....

 2018-08-14 18:04 

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Federal legislation needed to declare housing a 'right,' says coalition...

A coalition that includes advocates for Canada's poor is calling on the Trudeau government to enshrine the right to housing in law....

 2018-08-14 18:00 

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Parents of kids on no-fly list to meet with Public Safety officials Wednesday...

Officials from Public Safety Canada are meeting Wednesday with families whose children have been caught up at airports because their names match adults on the no-fly list....

 2018-08-14 17:51 

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Teen recounts rescue of baby who snuck onto roof during naptime...

A teenager who pulled a toddler off the roof of a home in Hamilton, Ont. says he didn't think twice before rushing into the home to get the young child to safety....

 2018-08-14 17:50 

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Los Angeles to become first in U.S. to install subway body scanners...

The Los Angeles subway system will become the first in the U.S. to install body scanners that screen passengers for weapons and explosives, officials said Tuesday....

 2018-08-14 17:43 

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Tinder founders, execs file suit against IAC and Match Group...

The founders of the dating app Tinder have filed a lawsuit against IAC/InterActiveCorp and its Match Group subsidiary for allegedly manipulating financial information, hurting Tinder's valuation and unlawfully getting rid of stock options....

 2018-08-14 17:28 

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Stevie Wonder, Jesse Jackson visit ailing Aretha Franklin...

Stevie Wonder visited an ailing Aretha Franklin at her home in Detroit on Tuesday....

 2018-08-14 17:18 

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Banff, Jasper and Calgary recording highest temperature increases: study...

A researcher from the University of Calgary says temperatures are on the rise across Alberta but Calgary, along with Banff and Jasper national parks, are really feeling the heat....

 2018-08-14 17:07 

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'Mind your own business': Argument over dog in hot vehicle caught on camera...

A tense confrontation over a dog being left in a vehicle outside a store in Guelph, Ont., has officials reminding people not to leave their pets in cars on hot days....

 2018-08-14 17:03 

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Posthumous music video released from slain Toronto rapper Smoke Dawg...

The first posthumous track from Smoke Dawg, the rising Toronto rapper who was killed in a brazen shooting last June, has been posted online....

 2018-08-14 17:02 

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Manafort's defence calls no witnesses, rests case...

Paul Manafort's defence rested its case Tuesday without calling any witnesses in the former Trump campaign chairman's tax evasion and fraud trial....

 2018-08-14 16:59 

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Babies in strollers exposed to over twice as much pollution as adults: study...

New UK research has found that babies in strollers could be exposed to up to 60 per cent more pollution than their caregivers, which could negatively affect their cognitive abilities and brain development....

 2018-08-14 16:37 

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Predators' Ryan Ellis signs 8-year, US$50 million contract...

Nashville Predators defenceman Ryan Ellis has signed an eight-year deal worth US$50 million that keeps under contract through the 2026-27 season....

 2018-08-14 16:34 

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Man charged in Toronto subway homicide has case put over to December...

The case of a man accused of killing an elderly stranger by pushing him in front of a Toronto subway train has been put over until December....

 2018-08-14 16:25 

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'Just... nobody died': P.E.I. reporter clarifies lack of obituaries...

A newspaper in P.E.I. had to clarify to confused callers why there were no obituaries published in the paper on August 9, one reporter writing "Just... nobody died" in a tweet that has since gone viral....

 2018-08-14 16:22 

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Qatar says worker dies while building stadium for World Cup...

Qatar says a Nepali worker has died while helping to build a stadium for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in the Arab nation. An investigation into the death is underway....

 2018-08-14 16:18 

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Indiana police say bomb threat halted Rascal Flatts concert...

Authorities say a bomb threat is what prompted country group Rascal Flatts to abruptly end a concert in Indiana last week....

 2018-08-14 16:11 

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The wild ascent of 'Crazy Rich Asians' star Henry Golding...

Even with his chiseled good looks, undeniable charisma, acting ambitions and comfort in front of a camera after nearly a decade of hosting shows for ESPN Asia, BBC and Discovery Channel Asia, Henry Golding never imagined that he would ultimately end up be...

 2018-08-14 15:47 

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Museum of London displays fatberg on 24-hour livestream...

London's famous, festering fatberg lives on -- and is getting its own livestream....

 2018-08-14 15:42 

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Canadian train travellers narrowly avoid deadly Italian bridge collapse...

A pair of Canadian student travellers bemoaning what appeared to be a routine delay aboard their train through Italy instead learned they were just minutes from a disastrous bridge collapse that killed at least 20 people on Tuesday....

 2018-08-14 15:32 

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Toronto stocks higher, while U.S. markets also gain; Loonie moves up...

The financial, energy and telecom sectors helped Canada's main stock index higher in late-morning trading....

 2018-08-14 15:13 

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Cabinet to meet in B.C. next week to plot coming parliamentary session...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the federal cabinet are set to meet in Nanaimo, B.C. next week for a three-day strategy session ahead of the coming parliamentary session....

 2018-08-14 15:12 

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Judge cites casting couch's history, OKs Weinstein suit...

A New York judge cites the long history of the casting couch in Hollywood and says a lawsuit against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein can proceed to trial....

 2018-08-14 15:00 

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Test: Mars making closest approach to Earth in 15 years...

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 2018-08-14 14:53 

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Tracker takes B.C. government to court to prove Bigfoot exists...

Sasquatch tracker Todd Standing is taking B.C. Fish and Wildlife to court for allegedly damaging his credibility in not recognizing the existence of the sasquatch species, also known as Bigfoot....

 2018-08-14 14:48 

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Tesla forms committee to assess proposal to go private...

Tesla is forming a special committee to evaluate proposals to take the company private one week after CEO Elon Musk said he was considering it....

 2018-08-14 14:44 

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Police look into video of man spanking hippo at LA Zoo...

Police are investigating after a video shows a man spanking a hippopotamus at the Los Angeles Zoo....

 2018-08-14 14:44 

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Police look into video of man spanking hippo at L.A. Zoo...

Police are investigating after a video shows a man spanking a hippopotamus at the Los Angeles Zoo....

 2018-08-14 14:38 

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'A healing moment': Alexander Stewart on singing 'Hallelujah' at Danforth tribute...

Eighteen-year-old singer Alexander Stewart says performing...

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