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 2019-07-24 02:10 

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Transat co-founder could make more than $17M from sale to Air Canada...

The co-founder of the company that owns Air Transat stands to make more than $17 million from the sale of the tour operator he co-founded....

 2019-07-24 02:03 

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[ Saskatoon ]

$24M in funding announced for 3 U of Sask-led agriculture research projects...

Livestock, lentil and wheat projects led by University of Saskatchewan researchers have received $24 million worth of funding from Genome Canada and its partners....

 2019-07-24 01:48 

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Tone Broke comes from behind to capture Prince of Wales Stakes...

Ricardo Santana Jr. and Tone Broke quashed One Bad Boy's hopes for the OLG Canadian Triple Crown on Tuesday night....

 2019-07-24 01:36 

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[ Toronto ]

2 injured after shooting involving masked man near Eglinton and Dufferin...

One man has been taken to hospital with serious injuries, and another man has been treated for minor injuries, after a shooting near Eglinton and Oakwood avenues Tuesday evening....

 2019-07-24 01:36 

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Messi suspended from Argentina's opening World Cup qualifier...

Lionel Messi was suspended from Argentina's first qualifying march for the 2022 World Cup and fined $1,500 by South American soccer's governing body....

 2019-07-24 01:23 

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[ New Brunswick ]

N.B.'s high school climate change curriculum oldest in country...

High school students in New Brunswick and Nova Scotia are faring the worst when it comes to learning about the causes of climate change says the lead author of a university study....

 2019-07-24 01:15 

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[ Montreal ]

Quebec City man decries racist violence, after being stabbed leaving a store...

Karim Boukermouda posted a video to YouTube, denouncing what happened to him as the result of systemic racism in Quebec society — and blaming Premier Franois Legault for stirring up intolerance....

 2019-07-24 00:48 

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[ Saskatchewan ]

Riders mascot's rough handling of stuffed lion no joke, says advocate for sexual assault victims...

A sexual assault advocate is speaking out after an incident in which the mascot for the Saskatchewan Roughriders handled a stuffed lion in a way she says simulated a sexual act — and which sends a dangerous message....

 2019-07-24 00:38 

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[ Toronto ]

Critics slam reports of Doug Ford's changes to Toronto relief line plan...

The opposition and Toronto councillors are slamming Premier Doug Ford's transit plan, after reports that the provincial government's new concept for a downtown relief line could be significantly different from the line the city had already approve...

 2019-07-24 00:30 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

Cornwall calling on Ottawa to restore P.E.I. to single EI zone...

Cornwall Town Council has passed a resolution to formally request the federal government return P.E.I. to one zone for employment insurance....

 2019-07-24 00:19 

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[ Manitoba ]

Painting through pain: Recovering addict seeks solace in art...

Winnipeg artist Amanda Smart recently marked one year of sobriety — a journey which was aided in large part by her art practice, and one laid bare in a new short video called Art Soldier....

 2019-07-24 00:14 

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Canada to invest in satellite technology to connect rural, remote areas...

The federal government is making a big funding announcement Wednesday alongside a Canadian company that's developing satellite technology to expand high-speed Internet access in rural and remote regions....

 2019-07-24 00:14 

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[ New Brunswick ]

Assembly of First Nations opens annual general assembly in Fredericton...

The 40th annual general assembly of the Assembly of First Nations opened in Fredericton on Tuesday, and CBC News was there to capture the key moments....

 2019-07-24 00:00 

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[ Edmonton ]

Powwow dancer's spirit inspires visitors to raise money for regalia...

At the Sturgeon Lake Traditional Pow Wow last weekend, one dancer stood out....

 2019-07-23 23:59 

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[ Ottawa ]

Cyclist critically hurt in Orlans crash...

A cyclist was critically hurt in a collision with a vehicle on Jeanne D'Arc Boulevard late Tuesday afternoon, police say....

 2019-07-23 23:58 

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[ British Columbia ]

'Living in fear': Killings drive home vulnerability for Northern B.C. residents...

Pristine wilderness draws tourists and residents alike to a vision of Northern British Columbia as a kind of unspoiled Eden. Many see they've been left uneasy by seeing it turned into a crime scene....

 2019-07-23 23:52 

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[ Manitoba ]

Little Free Library grows into community garden for North Kildonan couple...

Maria Sanchez and Rory McDonnell started a Little Free Library to connect with neighbours when they moved into their home on Gilmore Avenue. That's now expanded into an entire community garden....

 2019-07-23 23:49 

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[ Calgary ]

WestJet shareholders vote 92.5% to approve Onex takeover...

WestJet Airlines Ltd. says its shareholders and optionholders voted to approve a proposed acquisition by Onex Corporation in a special meeting held Tuesday....

 2019-07-23 23:40 

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[ New Brunswick ]

New Brunswick making great strides in teaching Indigenous history; official...

The director of the Office of First Nation Education says people in New Brunswick might be surprised by how much the province is doing to ensure students graduate with an understanding of Indigenous history and customs....

 2019-07-23 23:34 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

Person taken to hospital after shots fired in Millbrook...

Millbrook RCMP say shots were fired at a home on Truro Heights Road Tuesday afternoon. One person was injured and taken to hospital, one suspect was arrested and a second suspect is at large....

 2019-07-23 23:27 

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[ British Columbia ]

Burnaby RCMP search for man in alleged voyeurism incident...

Burnaby RCMP have released a photo and sketch of a man allegedly involved in a voyeurism incident....

 2019-07-23 23:25 

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[ Windsor ]

Leamington growers support pilot that gives temporary foreign workers path to residency...

The three-year Agri-Food Immigration Pilot will allow 2,750 workers to apply for residency each year....

 2019-07-23 23:14 

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[ Edmonton ]

Criminal charges withdrawn against former Edmonton prison guard...

Criminal charges have been withdrawn against a former guard at the Edmonton maximum security prison....

 2019-07-23 23:14 

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U.S. citizen freed from immigration centre after 3 weeks...

A U.S.-born 18-year-old was released from immigration custody Tuesday after wrongfully being detained for more than three weeks....

 2019-07-23 23:10 

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[ Saskatoon ]

Taste of Saskatchewan eyeing alternative site for 25th year...

Officials with Taste of Saskatchewan say they've agreed to move the event from its regular location next year to give the park a chance to heal....

 2019-07-23 23:01 

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Leafs reacquire David Clarkson, send Sparks to Vegas...

The Toronto Maple Leafs announced Tuesday that they have acquired Clarkson and a fourth-round pick from the Vegas Golden Knights in exchange for goaltender Garret Sparks....

 2019-07-23 23:00 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

Juno Beach experience will be shared with a lifetime of P.E.I. students...

A P.E.I. teacher is on her way to Normandy to visit historical sites so that she will be able to share those experiences with her students for many years to come....

 2019-07-23 22:54 

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[ Calgary ]

Calgary Folk Fest set to debut designated pot consumption area this weekend...

If you're planning to partake in a toke or two while enjoying the tunes at Calgary's Folk Fest this weekend, you've got the green light....

 2019-07-23 22:52 

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[ Edmonton ]

Tide turns for Edmonton-area canoe and kayak club in theft of boats...

An Edmonton-area club is celebrating the return of nearly half its stolen boats, just in time for the competitive canoe- and kayak-racing season....

 2019-07-23 22:50 

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[ New Brunswick ]

Flood recovery a long process for twice-hit homeowners...

More than a year after floodwaters wrecked their houses, some Maugerville residents are still trying to repair the damage so they can go back home....

 2019-07-23 22:45 

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[ Toronto ]

Ford promises review after 2nd man deemed threat briefly goes missing...

Ontario Premier Doug Ford says the province will conduct a review after another man deemed not criminally responsible for violent offences was able to escape from detention at a Toronto mental health hospital this month....

 2019-07-23 22:35 

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[ Calgary ]

'Totally unacceptable,' Premier Kenney says of staying of hundreds of criminal charges...

CBC News learned this week that hundreds of charges have been stayed at the Calgary Court Centre due to a shortage of prosecutors to try the cases....

 2019-07-23 22:32 

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U.S. Justice Department opens antitrust investigation of tech companies...

The U.S. Department of Justice has opened a sweeping antitrust investigation of big technology companies and whether their online platforms have hurt competition, suppressed innovation or otherwise harmed consumers....

 2019-07-23 22:30 

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[ Saskatoon ]

Instagram-worthy wooden wings bring Saskatoon single father, daughter together...

Loch Willy was inspired to get crafty after a photo trip with his young daughter. Now, his wooden wings that are irresistible to pose with are taking off on social media....

 2019-07-23 22:29 

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[ Newfoundland & Labrador ]

Finance minister says termination of Rooms CEO had nothing to do with Carla Foote...

There were questions raised in the House of Assembly on Tuesday about whether or not Dean Brinton was fired because he didn't back Carla Foote....

 2019-07-23 22:27 

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Jets' Andrew Copp awarded 2-year, $4.56M contract by arbitrator...

Winnipeg Jets forward Andrew Copp has been awarded a two-year, $4.56 million US contract by an arbitrator....

 2019-07-23 22:25 

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[ Manitoba ]

Suspects in B.C. homicide of young couple may be in northern Manitoba, RCMP say...

Manitoba RCMP say they have reason to believe the two suspects in the homicides of a young tourist couple gunned down in northern British Columbia last week have been seen in the Gillam area....

 2019-07-23 22:21 

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[ British Columbia ]

TransLink announces new RapidBus service...

TransLink has unveiled its new limited-stop bus service, which it says will be hitting the road in January. It says the distinctly blue and green RapidBus will service five regional routes and will have the combined capacity to move more than 12,000 custo...

 2019-07-23 22:19 

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[ Newfoundland & Labrador ]

Sexual assault survivors need legal advocates, Lucy DeCoutere tells St. John's panel...

The actor and air force captain was part of a public discussion with lawyers and a police inspector....

 2019-07-23 22:12 

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$5B settlement expected in Facebook, Cambridge Analytica probe...

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission is expected to announce a roughly $5 billion US settlement with Facebook Inc. as early as this week of its investigation into the social media company's handling of user data, two sources briefed on the matter said on...

 2019-07-23 22:11 

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[ North News ]

Canada announces $2M for research into carbon neutral mining at Gahcho Kue mine...

Greg Dipple, a professor of geology at the University of British Columbia, has been working to use tailings from mining operations to strip carbon dioxide from the air and convert it to a stable mineral form, essentially trapped in cement....

 2019-07-23 22:00 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

Maritime Electric rate increase hearings scheduled...

P.E.I.'s Island Regulatory and Appeals Commission has scheduled public hearings for proposed power rate increases that could have special significance for heavy users of electricity....

 2019-07-23 22:00 

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[ Thunder Bay ]

Hepatitis C 'three, four times higher' than average in Thunder Bay, says local health provider...

A group of health providers in Thunder Bay, Ont., are gathering together this week to offer free hepatitis C screenings as part of an annual awareness campaign....

 2019-07-23 21:48 

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[ Calgary ]

Why Calgary 'will not be making money' from the arena deal — but that's not the only consideration...

"Bottom line ... the whole project is equivalent to losing $47 million today," University of Calgary economist Trevor Tombe says of the city's financial figures....

 2019-07-23 21:48 

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[ Hamilton ]

Hamilton police investigating a shot fired through the window of a central Hamilton home...

Investigators believe the shot was fired into the house near the corner of Wentworth Street North and Francis Street sometime between 3 and 5 a.m....

 2019-07-23 21:44 

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[ Hamilton ]

Police investigating crash outside the home of Hamilton mobster Pat Musitano...

A 76-year-old man was parked outside Pat Musitano's house Monday, police say, when something he saw spooked him, causing him to speed out of the driveway and crash head-on into a Mercedes....

 2019-07-23 21:44 

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[ Manitoba ]

2-hour delays, maybe longer, reported on Trans-Canada Highway, east of Manitoba-Ontario border...

Delays stretching longer than two hours have slowed traffic on the Trans-Canada Highway just east of the Manitoba-Ontario border....

 2019-07-23 21:37 

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U.S. immigration raids that targeted 2,100 net only 35 people...

A scant 35 people were taken into custody during a long-threatened U.S. enforcement action that targeted more than 2,100 immigrants who had been ordered deported, the head of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement said on Tuesday....

 2019-07-23 21:32 

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[ Montreal ]

'People looked up to him': Byron Clark, pillar of Magdalen Islands, dies...

The tight-knit, predominantly anglophone community of Grosse-le mourns Clark, a retired fishery officer, historian and self-taught organist and notary, who died Saturday at the age of 86....

 2019-07-23 21:30 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

Spider senses tingling for Summerside man who finds 8-legged surprise in grapes...

A Summerside man is sharing his encounter with a spider he claims was a black widow that he discovered in his grapes....

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