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 2018-07-20 14:24 

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Trump takes critique of Fed for raising rates into second day...

The U.S. president took his second shot in as many days at the man he hand-picked to run his central bank on Friday, saying the Federal Reserve's current plan to raise interest rates will "hurt" his administration and "penalize" the ec...

 2018-07-20 14:08 

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[ British Columbia ]

Growing B.C. wildfires trigger more evacuation alerts in Okanagan Valley...

Around 2,000 more residents of B.C.'s Okanagan Valley were put under evacuation alert overnight as the Mount Eneas wildfire near Peachland continues to expand....

 2018-07-20 14:06 

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[ Montreal ]

No promises from Robert Lepage to change production after meeting Indigenous activists...

The director sat down with some of his critics in a six-hour meeting at the Socit des arts technologiques, Thursday night....

 2018-07-20 14:00 

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[ Edmonton ]

K-Days, Carnaval and chapbooks: Edmonton this weekend...

This weekend might well be the zenith of Edmonton summer calendar....

 2018-07-20 13:58 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

Massage therapist charged with sexually assaulting clients in Elmsdale...

RCMP arrested 52-year-old Martin Huybers of Nine Mile River on Wednesday and charged him with three counts of sexual assault....

 2018-07-20 13:56 

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[ Edmonton ]

Rainfall warnings issued for northwestern Alberta...

Extremely heavy rain is expected across northwestern Alberta as a powerful thunderstorm wallops parts of the province this weekend....

 2018-07-20 13:46 

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[ Calgary ]

Final section of Archie and Janet Hogg Park reopens 5 years after flood...

The Municipal District of Foothills is marking another flood recovery milestone this week as it reopens the last section of Archie and Janet Hogg Park....

 2018-07-20 13:43 

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[ Hamilton ]

SIU looking into death at Juravinski Hospital parking garage...

Ontario's Special Investigations Unit (SIU) is investigating a death at a parking garage at Juravinski Hospital Thursday night....

 2018-07-20 13:33 

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[ Calgary ]

Alberta accounts for 61% of Canada's insured damaged due to severe weather...

Alberta's volatile summer weather causes more damage than all other provinces combined — and it has the Alberta Motor Association (AMA) raising the alarm....

 2018-07-20 13:32 

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[ British Columbia ]

Couple's dream-wedding plans go up in smoke with Okanagan wildfires...

A Coquitlam couple had to completely reorganize their dream Okanagan wedding after their venue was evacuated due to wildfires....

 2018-07-20 13:31 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

Magic cards collateral damage in trade war...

P.E.I. fans of the fantasy card game Magic: The Gathering should get ready to pay a little more to play....

 2018-07-20 13:25 

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[ Windsor ]

Blenheim's Breanne Nicholas ready to rule Rugby World Cup Sevens...

Coming down from a FIFA World Cup high? Don't despair, the Rugby World Cup Sevens kicks off Friday in San Francisco....

 2018-07-20 13:18 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

6 Burnside inmates charged with attacking guards in alleged swarming...

Six inmates at the provincial jail in Burnside, including Tyrell Dechamp, are facing charges following an attack on two correctional officers at the end of May....

 2018-07-20 13:00 

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[ British Columbia ]

It's exactly 3 months to the municipal elections. Does anyone care?...

Want to know what really matters for the municipal elections in Metro Vancouver? This is your newsletter. Reading this online? Sign up to get it delivered to your inbox every Thursday....

 2018-07-20 13:00 

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[ Edmonton ]

Despite hurdles and cost, Indigenous golfer Skyesong Alexis shoots for the stars...

One of Alberta's top women golfers rarely gets out for a round and even then, it's usually just nine holes. But the 29-year-old's strong showing in her amateur debut has earned her a spot at the national championships....

 2018-07-20 12:56 

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[ Edmonton ]

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley speaks at premiers' meeting...

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley is expected to address Greyhound's withdrawal of bus service from Western Canada during a Friday morning media scrum from the Maritimes....

 2018-07-20 12:54 

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Cost of living rising at its fastest pace in 6 years...

The cost of living in Canada is going up at its fastest pace since 2012, new numbers from Statistics Canada show, as gas prices have risen by almost 25 per cent since last summer....

 2018-07-20 12:50 

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[ Toronto ]

Lead Bruce McArthur investigator to give 1st update since more human remains discovered...

Earlier this month, police discovered more human remains at the Mallory Crescent property where the alleged serial killer worked as a landscaper....

 2018-07-20 12:49 

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[ Calgary ]

Sinkhole prompts city to shut 2 southbound lanes of Crowchild Trail past 26th Avenue S.W....

Two of the southbound lanes of Crowchild Trail south of 26th Avenue S.W. are closed Friday morning because of a sinkhole that's forming in the road, city officials say....

 2018-07-20 12:48 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

Convicted killer Nicholas Butcher hears how murder affected victim's family, friends...

The murder conviction carries an automatic life sentence, but a hearing today will determine when Nicholas Butcher will be able to apply for parole....

 2018-07-20 12:45 

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[ Newfoundland & Labrador ]

Hope Brook mining road meets roadblock from area residents...

The First Mining Gold Corporation wants to build a 58-kilometre resource access road to connect the Hope Brook mineral exploration....

 2018-07-20 12:43 

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[ Manitoba ]

Arlington closed at Ellice as crews fight house fire...

Firefighters are battling a blaze at an Arlington Street home and the street has been closed to traffic at Ellice Avenue....

 2018-07-20 12:43 

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[ Manitoba ]

5 jump out window to escape burning home on Arlington Street...

Five people leapt out of a second-floor window to escape a burning home on Arlington Street on Friday morning....

 2018-07-20 12:35 

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[ Toronto ]

Radiohead frontman says people 'not being held accountable' after stage collapse 6 years ago...

"The people who should be held accountable are still not being held accountable — in your city," said Radiohead frontman Thom Yorke during a show at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto....

 2018-07-20 12:28 

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[ Saskatchewan ]

Legal action against justice camp contrary to reconciliation, say leaders...

The relationship between Indigenous and non-Indigenous people in Saskatchewan is "deeply damaged" and the province's decision to take legal action against an Indigenous protest camp may drive a further wedge, says the executive director of an ...

 2018-07-20 12:23 

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[ Thunder Bay ]

Treaty Three police chief suspended with pay...

The Chief of Treaty Three Police Services has been issued a notice of suspension with pay....

 2018-07-20 12:00 

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Canadian 3x3 basketball star puts Olympic aspirations into focus...

Considered one of the best 3x3 basketball players in the world, Michael Linklater knows how difficult it will be for Canada to qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. But the Saskatoon native isn't intimidated by the qualifying process or the challenges ...

 2018-07-20 12:00 

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[ North News ]

New hotel and condo will bring 57 more rooms to Whitehorse...

A hotel with 57 rooms is being built in Whitehorse near the Kwanlin Dun Cultural Centre. The new co-owner says it's in response to Yukon tourism growing in both summer and winter....

 2018-07-20 12:00 

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[ Edmonton ]

Edmonton Remand Centre workers refuse to search for drugs...

After fentanyl and carfentanil were found in the cell of an inmate who died at the Edmonton Remand Centre last Friday, at least one worker refused to conduct cell searches, citing "imminent danger," according to CBC sources....

 2018-07-20 12:00 

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[ Saskatchewan ]

'Dancing has never died': Music lovers hope to save Danceland...

Danceland is a Saskatchewan icon perched next to the Dead Sea of Canada. But, as salty waters rise, so do costs. Will it be around for another 90 years? A new generation of music lovers hopes so....

 2018-07-20 12:00 

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Dr. Eric Hoskins on pharmacare LIVE...

Eric Hoskins, head of a federal advisory council looking into how to implement a national pharmacare program in Canada, speaks to reporters from the Council of the Federation talks in New Brunswick...

 2018-07-20 11:58 

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Indigenous 'man of the hole' has lived alone in Amazon rainforest 22 years...

A Brazilian government agency has released footage of an Indigenous man who is believed to have lived in isolation, uncontacted, in the rainforest for 22 years....

 2018-07-20 11:47 

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Former South Korean president sentenced to 8 more years...

A South Korean court on Friday sentenced former South Korean president Park Geun-hye to an additional eight years for abusing state funds and violating election laws....

 2018-07-20 11:30 

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[ New Brunswick ]

Sounds of a fairy tale: Harp music to fill the air on Grand Manan...

Harpists from New Brunswick, Ontario and Nova Scotia, are taking part in a retreat on Grand Manan and will perform at two venues this weekend....

 2018-07-20 11:30 

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[ Thunder Bay ]

"Yesterday was apocalyptic" after forest fire smoke blows into Red Lake, Ont....

The forest fire season heating up in northwestern Ontario has caused smoky conditions in many communities in the northwestern reaches of the province....

 2018-07-20 11:26 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

P.E.I. housing boom shows no sign of slowing down...

Investment in new housing construction on P.E.I. continues to grow rapidly, according to data published this week by Statistics Canada....

 2018-07-20 11:21 

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[ Windsor ]

Detroit home demolitions may create new problem: lead-tainted dust...

The U.S.'s largest home-demolition program, which has torn down more than 14,000 vacant houses across Detroit, may have inadvertently created a new problem by spreading lead-contaminated dust through some of the city's many hollowed-out neighbourh...

 2018-07-20 11:17 

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Aeroplan to launch charter airline after Air Canada partnership ends...

Aeroplan aims to get into the airline business by offering charter flights to its most popular destinations as the loyalty program prepares for the end of its exclusive partnership with Air Canada in 2020....

 2018-07-20 11:03 

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[ Montreal ]

Shuttle service offers Montrealers without a car access to Quebec's national parks...

The service has three main destinations: Mont-Tremblant, Mont-Orford and Mauricie national parks....

 2018-07-20 11:00 

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[ New Brunswick ]

Weather damage forces City of Saint John to bring Hooper statues inside for good...

After 10 years sitting at the bottom of King Street in Saint John, the late John Hooper's People Waiting statues are coming inside to warm up from the cold....

 2018-07-20 11:00 

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Waterloo region votes 2018: Who's running in October's municipal election so far...

The municipal election is Oct. 22. This is a list of who is running in Waterloo region....

 2018-07-20 11:00 

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[ Calgary ]

Didsbury firefighters quit over safety concerns, mother says as closed-door meetings continue...

Few people are speaking publicly about why five firefighters abruptly quit the force in the southern Alberta town of Didsbury, but the mother of one young volunteer warns safety concerns are behind the crisis....

 2018-07-20 11:00 

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[ Toronto ]

Get ready for more summer road closures this weekend...

Drivers are advised to plan alternate routes as summer festivals shut down parts of the Don Valley Parkway, Gardiner Expressway and Bloor Street this weekend. The TTC will also shutdown part of Line 1 between Lawrence and St.Clair stations....

 2018-07-20 11:00 

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[ North News ]

Cabinet shuffle results in a 'better setup' for the North, says N.W.T. MP...

The Liberal government's recent cabinet shuffle is drawing praise from Northwest Territories MP Michael McLeod, who says he expects the change to allow for more attention to be brought to Northern issues....

 2018-07-20 11:00 

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[ Thunder Bay ]

Canadian Forces to host Indigenous youth camp at Fort William First Nation...

The Canadian Armed Forces were welcomed today by Fort William First Nation to kick off preparations for the Army's youth camp....

 2018-07-20 10:57 

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[ Windsor ]

Feds kick in $600K to decrease phosphorus, agri-runoff in Lake Erie...

The federal Great Lakes Protection Initiative is kicking $600,000 to develop and test technologies that intercept and remove phosphorus from agricultural runoff in southwestern Ontario....

 2018-07-20 10:51 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

Charlie Chaplin show offers slapstick and 'a deep dark side'...

For decades P.E.I.'s Scott Chandler was one of Canada's leading gymnasts, but next week he will try a different stage with a show about Charlie Chaplin tha\t he wrote and will star in....

 2018-07-20 10:38 

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[ Ottawa ]

Scathing suicide inquiry finds gaps, shortcomings at Royal Military College...

Members of a board of inquiry into three suicides at the Royal Military College of Canada have reported facing troubling delays and obstacles in obtaining key information and evidence during their nearly year-long internal investigation....

 2018-07-20 10:38 

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[ Ottawa ]

Scathing suicide inquiry finds gaps, shortcomings at Royal Military College...

Members of a board of inquiry into three suicides at the Royal Military College of Canada have reported facing troubling delays and obstacles in obtaining key information and evidence during their nearly year-long internal investigation....

 2018-07-20 10:30 

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[ Newfoundland & Labrador ]

John Howard Society eyes Labrador expansion to fill 'gaps'...

Easing overcrowding in the correctional facility is a priority, says the executive director....

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