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Martin Rouleau, Quebec driver shot by police, 'radicalized': RCMP - ‎2 minutes ago‎
A driver who was fatally shot by police after striking two Canadian Forces members in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Que., earlier today was known to federal authorities as someone who may have been "radicalized," according to the RCMP and the Prime ...
Suspect in attack on 2 soldiers in Quebec 'had become radicalized': PMO
Conservatives suggest Quebec hit-and-run was terrorist attack
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A man in his 30s was shot by police in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Que., earlier this afternoon after he hit two members of the Canadian Forces with his car and led police on a dramatic high-speed chase. Get the full story now at
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Peter de Groot's sister says, 'He was executed' - ‎1 hour ago‎
The sister of Peter de Groot, the man shot and killed by police in Slocan, B.C., said today that her brother had been "executed" and that the family was considering filing a civil suit.
DeGroot family accusing RCMP of execution
RCMP 'executed' Slocan man after manhunt: family
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Family of B.C. man who triggered manhunt say RCMP dismissed pleas for assistance: When a sibling of Peter de Groot asked an RCMP negotiator what the police planned to do if they found her brother she was told the police ‘we’re going to bring the incident to a conclusion’
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Indiana police charge suspect who may have killed for decades

Reuters - ‎1 hour ago‎
HAMMOND Ind. (Reuters) - A convicted sex offender suspected of murdering at least seven women and leaving the bodies in abandoned houses in northwest Indiana may be a serial killer who has killed others in the state as far back as 20 years ago, local ...
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Apple's iPhone sales beat Street but iPad volumes slide

Reuters - ‎39 minutes ago‎
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Apple Inc (AAPL.O) forecast a strong holiday quarter after a better-than-expected 16 percent jump in iPhone sales, and the strongest growth in Mac computer shipments in years helped the company surpass Wall Street's targets.
Apple profit up 20% as iPhone 6 sales soar
IPhone 6 Recharges Apple's Growth
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Apple releases iOS 8.1 Update with Apple Pay - Apple just released iOS 8.1, an update that will bring Apple Pay to the iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPad Air 2, and iPad mini 3. The Apple Pay service will allow users to pay for items within compatible... [Continue Reading over at]
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2014 World Series could come down to two great bullpens, and how they're used

Washington Post - ‎23 minutes ago‎
KANSAS CITY - There came a time when, if October were to be possible for the Kansas City Royals, things had to change. On Sept. 14, with the Royals scratching to stay in the race for the postseason, they held a one-run lead over the Boston Red Sox.
Royals starter James Shields passed a kidney stone during the ALCS
Kansas City has unique, diversified baseball history
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#Baseball #New 2014 World Series preview: Magic prevails: The 2014 World Series features two teams with their own sense of destiny. The Kansas City Royals have ended a 29-year playoff drought in style, coming from way behind in the Wild Card game and winning their first eight games this postseason. They began their historic run by going extra innings in four of their first […] The post 2014 World Series preview: Magic prevails appeared first on Through The F...
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Canada's Ebola vaccine delays may have cost lives, professor says - ‎1 hour ago‎
This picture taken on Monday Oct. 20 shows an information sheet and an antibacterial hand gel developed at the National Microbiology Laboratory in Winnipeg and offered by the Canadian government to the Geneva-based World Health Organization.
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Nigerians await news on missing girls

Washington Post - ‎7 hours ago‎
ABUJA, Nigeria - There is cautious optimism in Nigeria Monday over local reports that the more than 200 abducted Nigerian schoolgirls may soon be released soon as part of a cease-fire agreement with the country's Islamic rebels, Boko Haram.
Two charts that explain why Nigeria is under pressure to agree a ceasefire with ...
At least 30 killed in northeast Nigeria clashes despite "truce"
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Nigerian elders question Boko Haram 'ceasefire' deal - Kano Nigeria AFP - Nigerias government may have negotiated a supposed ceasefire with only one faction of Boko Haram, an influential regional group has said, as violence continued unabated in the far northeast.The Borno Elders Forum, made up of retired senior civilian and military officials from the state, said attacks in recent days indicated that not all Boko Haram fighters were awar...
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Open dialogue with Russia important over Baltic security: Finnish PM

Xinhua - ‎37 minutes ago‎
HELSINKI, Oct. 20 (Xinhua) -- It is important to carry on an open dialogue with Russia about Baltic security, said the Finnish Prime Minister Alexander Stubb when discussing the current situation near Stockholm with Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven on ...
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Hong Kong students, officials set for first talks on political crisis

Reuters Canada - ‎9 minutes ago‎
By Farah Master. HONG KONG (Reuters) - Senior Hong Kong government officials will meet student leaders for the first time on Tuesday in an attempt to defuse more than three weeks of pro-democracy protests which have brought parts of the Asian financial ...
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Grizzly bear entered Claudia Huber's house before fatal attack - ‎3 hours ago‎
The grizzly bear that killed Claudia Huber on the weekend came into her house through a window, then pursued Huber and her spouse when they ran outside, says ​Yukon's coroner.
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The book on Jonathan Kay

Toronto Sun - ‎8 minutes ago‎
trudeau-kay Justin Trudeau. REUTERS/Chris Wattie. Article. Tweet. Change text size for the story; Print this story. Report an error.
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Stephen Harper's deputy chief of staff tells Magnotta trial about Conservative HQ ...

National Post - ‎4 hours ago‎
WARNING: STORY CONTAINS DISTURBING DETAILS. The package smelled as if its contents were rotting when it arrived at Conservative Party headquarters a few days after the death and dismemberment of Jun Lin.
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RCMP 'involved' in case where teen, 17, injured by gunfire in Kronau, Sask. - ‎58 minutes ago‎
RCMP say a 17-year-old youth was injured in a shooting involving RCMP officers in Kronau, Sask. Kronau is about 30 kilometres southeast of Regina.
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Liberal government under fire over MaRS bailout records

Toronto Star - ‎32 minutes ago‎
The $309-million rescue of the mostly vacant MaRS office tower is shaping up like the gas plants scandal with the Liberal government refusing to release documents, Progressive Conservatives said Monday.
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TSX advances with gold miners, Valeant

Reuters Canada - ‎3 hours ago‎
By John Tilak. TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index climbed on Monday to its highest in a week as shares of gold miners rose with the bullion price and Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc (VRX.

How second-hand clothes donations end up in for...

CANOE - ‎5 hours ago‎
People go about their secondhand business at the Gikomba market in Nairobi September 24, 2014. Shaded by ragged squares of canvas, amid choking dust and the noise of hawkers, shoppers in Nairobi's Gikomba market can turn up Tommy Hilfiger jeans ...
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Oilpatch faces project cancellations with crude at $82 - ‎3 hours ago‎
The falling price of oil will likely result in a round of project cancellations and disappointing results in the Canadian oilpatch, analysts say.
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BlackBerry shares spurred by Lenovo takeover rumours

The Globe and Mail - ‎1 hour ago‎
A year after Ottawa quietly signalled opposition to a Lenovo Group Ltd. takeover of BlackBerry Ltd., rumours are surfacing that the Chinese company is poised to make another play for the Waterloo, Ont.
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Which streaming device should you use?

Strathmore Standard - ‎12 hours ago‎
The holiday season isn't quite upon us and yet I'm already seeing so many new choices in streaming devices for the TV that I'm not even sure what consumers are going to do this year.
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Kickstarter Suspends Anonabox Campaign

PC Magazine - ‎Oct 18, 2014‎
Redditors and Kickstarter backers raise issues related to the device maker's claims that the original project took four years to make.
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Work underway on pilot for TV sitcom based on Chris Hadfield's first book

Vancouver Sun - ‎6 hours ago‎
MONTREAL - Former Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield says he has no idea who will star in the pilot for a TV sitcom based on his first book: "An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth.
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'Saturday Night Live' adds Leslie Jones to cast

Toronto Sun - ‎1 hour ago‎
leslie jones NBC photo. Tweet. Change text size for the story; Print this story. Report an error. Related Stories. 'SNL' stars' movie careers rated · What you didn't know about 'SNL'.
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Gerard Parkes, Actor on 'Fraggle Rock,' Dies at 90

New York Times - ‎21 minutes ago‎
Gerard Parkes, an Irish-Canadian actor who played the kind inventor Doc on Jim Henson's live-action HBO children's show “Fraggle Rock” in the 1980s, died on Sunday in Toronto.
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NHL reacts swiftly to Voynov domestic violence charge

Toronto Sun - ‎14 minutes ago‎
NHL Los Angeles Kings defenceman Slava Voynov has been suspended indefinitely by the NHL in connection to a domestic violence charge.
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Canada's junior hockey teams violate minimum wage laws: lawsuit - ‎2 hours ago‎
Are junior hockey players in Canada employees of their teams, or independent contractors and amateur athletes exempt from provincial minimum wage laws?
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Kulemin recalls days with Maple Leafs

Toronto Sun - ‎1 hour ago‎
Maple Leafs Former Maple Leafs winger Nikolay Kulemin carries the puck wearing No. 86 for the New York Islanders. (Getty Images/AFP).
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Flames sign TJ Brodie to five-year extension

USA TODAY - ‎3 hours ago‎
The Calgary Flames on Monday continued the trend around the NHL of keeping exceptional young talent in-house by signing T.J. Brodie to a five-year extension.
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Viagra could be key to treating heart disease, study says

Toronto Star - ‎3 hours ago‎
Viagra users could be experiencing benefits beyond the bedroom, a new study has found. The erectile dysfunction drug could be a key treatment for heart disease because it improves blood flow and prevents the heart from enlarging or changing shape, ...

Federal government launches anti-drug campaign without help from medical ... - ‎3 hours ago‎
OTTAWA - The federal government has kicked off a new anti-drug marketing campaign that was spurned by three of the country's top medical groups due to concerns it was politically motivated.
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