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Soldier killed in Petawawa accident 'proud' to wear uniform

Toronto Sun - ‎34 minutes ago‎
PDO_23_Nov_Petawawa_Soldier_Dead___SH_23_11_2014T170727 2 Service Battalion Commanding Officer Lt.-Col. Carla Harding addresses media at 2 Service Battalion Headquarters Sunday, after a tragic incident led to Craftsman Kyle Sinclair's death ...
Canadian soldier dies after freak accident at CFB Petawawa
Canadian Forces soldier dies in on-base incident at CFB Petawawa
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As Buffalo Braces for Flooding, Gov. Cuomo Announces Plans

Wall Street Journal - ‎2 hours ago‎
Gov. Andrew Cuomo, center, flanked by upstate officials and Lt. Gov.-Elect Kathy Hochul at right, addressed the media during a briefing in Cheektowaga, N.Y.
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Feeling the weight borne by Ferguson grand jury members

Christian Science Monitor - ‎32 minutes ago‎
As the nation waits for the grand jury's decision in the police shooting death of black teenager Michael Brown, faith leaders, elected officials, and Brown's parents are calling for calm.
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Asia cheered by China, European stimulus

Reuters - ‎15 minutes ago‎
Pedestrians with umbrellas walk past an electronic board showing Japan's Nikkei average (top middle L) and the exchange rates between the Japanese yen and the U.S.
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Nuke talks confront deadline, Iran's enmity with West

USA TODAY - ‎19 minutes ago‎
As world powers talk of extending Monday's deadline for a nuclear agreement with Iran, one thing is clear: The nation's authoritarian regime must decide if it wants to remain in conflict or engage with the West.
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Marion Barry Dies at 78, D.C. Mayor, Civil Rights Leader and Comeback Wonder ...

Bloomberg - ‎2 hours ago‎
Marion Barry, the civil-rights leader who became a polarizing political figure during two spans as mayor of Washington, D.C., separated by a prison sentence for drug possession, has died.
Washington DC Mourns Its 'Mayor for Life'
Marion Barry, a mayor who changed his constituents' lives
Marion Barry dies at 78
Controversial US political figure
Marion Barry
Chicago Tribune
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Marion Barry, ex-scandal-plagued Washington, D.C., mayor, dies at 78 Marion Barry, the scandal-plagued former mayor of Washington, D.C., who was jailed for smoking crack cocaine before making a surprising return to office, died early Sunday at age 78.
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Boy with replica gun fatally shot by Cleveland police

USA TODAY - ‎1 hour ago‎
Police officers in Cleveland fatally shot a 12-year-old boy wielding what turned out to be a replica gun after receiving a 911 call saying a juvenile was scaring people with a gun that probably was fake.
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Putin Circumspect on Re-Election, but Critical of Western Sanctions

Wall Street Journal - ‎1 hour ago‎
Russian President Vladimir Putin, shown here at a news conference in October, told the TASS news agency that he won't rule out running for re-election in 2018, and that Western sanctions against Moscow violate human rights.
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NDP accused of trying to stifle conflicts as 2 more staffers file lawsuits - ‎35 minutes ago‎
Two more former NDP staffers who say they were unfairly dismissed have accused the party of trying to convince them not to file a complaint against the elected members who employed them.
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More arrests at Kinder Morgan protest 2:57 - ‎35 minutes ago‎
About 100 anti-pipeline protesters marched up Burnaby Mountain again Sunday to keep up the pressure on Kinder Morgan and register their opposition to the proposed expansion of its Trans Mountain pipeline.
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Manitoba erects road signs even when work isn't being done

CTV News - ‎1 hour ago‎
WINNIPEG -- The Manitoba government has a policy that allows signs touting its economic agenda to be erected at construction sites long before work begins and to be left up over the winter lull, The Canadian Press has learned.
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$200M allocated for military mental health

Hamilton Spectator - ‎14 minutes ago‎
Canadian soldiers with the 1st RCR Battle Group, The Royal Canadian Regiment, help a comrade, center, getting on a helicopter after he was injured in an IED blast during a patrol outside Salavat, in the Panjwayi district, southwest of Kandahar, Afghanistan, ...
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Why The Canadian Dollar Could Be Moving Higher (FXC)

Seeking Alpha - ‎Nov 22, 2014‎
Strong inflation growth led speculators to bet the Bank Of Canada would increase rates sooner than expected. With economic growth still gradually recovering, however, many question whether a rate rise would be beneficial to the overall economy.
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RBC employees 'in the dark' about wealth management shakeup

Financial Post - ‎Nov 21, 2014‎
TORONTO - After RBC Wealth Management announced internally its plan to “realign certain businesses within its international operations,” a realignment that will affect its activities in the Caribbean, there were more questions than answers.
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OPP Festive RIDE campaign begins Monday

Tillsonburg News - ‎4 hours ago‎
Ontario Provincial Police will be out in force during the 2014 holiday season to prevent unnecessary deaths and injuries by encouraging all motorists to drive responsibly.
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A familiar assassin

Pune Mirror - ‎2 hours ago‎
As gallant the effort is to get a unique Assassin's Creed game out on last-gen consoles, the game does end up feeling like been there, done that on most aspects.
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Lady Antebellum flying high with '747'

Toronto Sun - ‎2 hours ago‎
Lady Antebellum performs "Bartender" during the 48th Country Music Association Awards in Nashville, Tenn., on November 5, 2014.
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Marvel revives Howard the Duck with help of Toronto artist

Toronto Star - ‎9 hours ago‎
Marvel is reviving a crass, drink-swilling duck from the '70s with the help of a Toronto artist. The entertainment goliath will be launching a new comic book series based on Howard the Duck - an ill-tempered, satirical character from another planet who has a ...
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Toronto Foo Fighters fans brave the cold for concert tickets

CTV News - ‎2 hours ago‎
Hundreds of Foo Fighters fans braved frigid temperatures in Toronto on Saturday morning for their chance to score concert tickets.
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Federer and Wawrinka all smiles as Swiss claim Davis Cup

Irish Independent - ‎1 hour ago‎
Independent Newsdesk and Agencies. Published 23/11/2014 | 17:04. 0 Comments; Share. Facebook · Twitter · Google · Email.
Davis Cup - Trophy not for me, but team-mates, says gracious Federer
France v Switzerland - Davis Cup World Group Final: Day Three
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[tennis] Switzerland wins its first Davis Cup By winning his match against Richard Gasquet, Roger Federer gave his country the first Davis Cup of its history. Switzerland beat France 3-1. Image credit: REUTERS/Charles Platiau 
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Highlights: Lewis Hamilton wins second drivers' World Championship

BBC Sport - ‎54 minutes ago‎
Lewis Hamilton clinched his second drivers' World Championship with a comfortable victory in the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
Hamilton crowned Formula One World Champion
Formula One: Nico Rosberg congratulates Lewis Hamilton
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Congratulations, + Lewis Hamilton !  You've won the 2014 Formula 1 driver's championship and, with the + MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS   Formula One Team, cemented your place in history. Here's to your second world championship and the constructors' title! We've only just begun.

Bills have faced obstacles, but familiar with Jets

News 10NBC - ‎2 hours ago‎
Buffalo coach Doug Marrone outlined some of the obstacles his team was facing while trying to prepare for its next game, which was moved to Detroit because of all the snow in western New York.
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Callous acts by opportunists unsympathetic to wayfaring #buffalobills fans in #detroit ? Or sort of in keeping with the tone of the weird world perpetuated by sports fandom and ungrateful sports franchise ownership? Would you pay $125 for a free ticket to an event? Better yet, would you accept even a free ticket to watch the Bills play the Jets?
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Multi-national crew blasts off for space station

Reuters - ‎1 hour ago‎
Nov 23 - A Russian Soyuz rocket blasted off from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazahkstan on Sunday to deliver three new crew members to the International Space Station, including Italy's first female astronaut.
Russian rocket blasts off for International Space Station
Italy's first female astronaut heads to ISS
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At the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan, Terry Virts of NASA, Anton Shkaplerov of the Russian Federal Space Agency and Samantha Cristoforetti of the European Space Agency are preparing for their launch to the International Space Station. Their journey to the station will begin with a 4:01 p.m. EST (3:01 a.m. on Nov. 24 Baikonur time) liftoff. NASA TV will broadcast launch coverage live at beginning at 3 p.m. Below is the crew's launch time...
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30 Nations Including Canada Pledge a Total of $9.3B to International Green Fund

E Canada Now - ‎1 hour ago‎
Berlin, Germany - Over 30 nations including Canada made individual pledges to the International Green Fund (IGF). The IGF will make funding available to developing nations in the form of loans and grants to be used to purchase and implement green ...
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IIT-M Joins Hands With CERN To Explore Secrets of Universe

The New Indian Express - ‎Nov 22, 2014‎
CHENNAI: Led by an expert who was part of the ATLAS experiment that helped find the God Particle, Higgs Boson, by the Large Hadron Collider at CERN, the Indian Institute of Technology - Madras has become a full member of a collaboration with the ...
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Should Endowments Divest Their Holdings in Fossil Fuels?

Wall Street Journal - ‎1 hour ago‎
Students and their supporters in San Francisco and at colleges around the country are asking their schools to sell their investments in fossil-fuel companies.
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Progress Seen in Ebola Epidemic

MedPage Today - ‎9 minutes ago‎
Infectious Disease. Progress Seen in Ebola Epidemic. Published: Nov 23, 2014. By Michael Smith, North American Correspondent, MedPage Today.
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