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Turkey: We'll keep secret behind hostage release

Businessweek - ‎21 minutes ago‎
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says his government will not reveal details of a covert operation that ensured the release of 49 people held hostage by the Islamic State group.
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Scottish leader claims PM David Cameron used last-minute vow to 'trick' voters ...

National Post - ‎17 minutes ago‎
Scotland's independence leader has accused Britain's politicians of reneging on their promises to give more powers to Scots, as the main political parties bickered over how to take political reform forward.
Miliband open to greater role for English MPs on English matters
Scottish Referendum: Alex Salmond claims voters were 'tricked' over devolution ...
The Huffington Post UK
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Scottish Independence Vote Will Secure Devolution Powers, Better Together Insists By + Jack Sommers   Scotland should trust the promise of further powers will be delivered because of the "proven track record" of parties working together for change, according to senior figures in the Better Together campaign. A motion to be laid before the UK parliament by the three main parties tomorrow sets out steps to deliver further devolution to Scotland ...

Boris Panovski manhunt picks up after flurry of tips

CANOE - ‎37 minutes ago‎
A Canada-wide warrant is wanted for Boris Panovski, 70, of Scarborough. He is wanted in the murder of Caledon construction executive Don Frigo.
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Food shortages on Sierra Leone's final day of Ebola lockdown

CTV News - ‎37 minutes ago‎
FREETOWN, Sierra Leone -- Volunteers going door to door during a three-day lockdown intended to combat Ebola in Sierra Leone say some residents are growing increasingly frustrated and complaining about food shortages.
Sierra Leone's Ebola lockdown 5:34
Ebola shutdown uncovers 70 dead
CCTV Africa
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Coming up on Africa Live 1000 GMT: Kenya marks the first anniversary of the Westgate Mall attack in Nairobi Health workers find more Ebola victims during Sierra Leone's lockdown Find out who9;s hosting AFCON 2019, 2021 and 2023 For more join CCTV’s Peninah Karibe. Tune in on DStv Channel 409, Zuku 567 and Star Times 123
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Wind, rainfall warnings blanket Atlantic coastline

CBC.ca - ‎2 hours ago‎
Atlantic Canadians in coastal Newfoundland, southern Labrador and the southern half of Nova Scotia are under wind and rainfall warnings as an intense low pressure system tracks towards the provinces.
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Former NFL kicker Bironas dies in car wreck

Reuters Canada - ‎36 minutes ago‎
By Kevin Murphy. (Reuters) - Former Tennessee Titans' kicker Rob Bironas died late Saturday in a single vehicle car crash in Nashville, police said on Sunday.
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Pope condemns extremists for 'perverting' religion

USA TODAY - ‎13 minutes ago‎
Pope Francis spoke out against the perversion, distortion and exploitation of religion to justify violence Sunday as he arrived in Albania.
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Egypt to host day of talks on Gaza's future this week, Palestinian negotiator says

Fox News - ‎18 minutes ago‎
RAMALLAH, West Bank - A Palestinian negotiator says Egypt will host indirect talks between Israelis and Palestinians on a sustained Gaza cease-fire deal, and negotiations between Palestinian rivals Hamas and Fatah on who should run the territory.

Manitoba's appeal court to hear case of man who died after 34-hour ER wait

CTV News - ‎29 minutes ago‎
WINNIPEG -- The family of a man who died during a 34-hour wait in a hospital emergency room is asking Manitoba's highest court to rule his charter rights were violated.
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MP Rob Anders loses second Conservative nomination bid

Waterloo Record - ‎2 hours ago‎
BROOKS, Alta. - A controversial Conservative MP has lost his second kick at the can to seek re-election next year. Rob Anders lost a nomination race in the Alberta riding of Bow River, which covers a large rural area near Calgary.
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Investigators no longer looking for truck in connection to teen's murder

Globalnews.ca - ‎31 minutes ago‎
VANCOUVER - Homicide detectives investigating the apparent random murder of Serena Vermeersch are no longer looking for a vehicle of interest.
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US senator urges Obama to oppose Ontario's plan to bury nuclear waste near ...

National Post - ‎42 minutes ago‎
U.S. Sen. Carl Levin has introduced a resolution urging the Obama administration to oppose a proposal to bury radioactive waste less than a mile from Lake Huron in Ontario.
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U.S. senator urges Obama to oppose Ontario nuclear waste plan: Carl Levin has introduced a resolution to oppose a proposal to bury radioactive waste less than a mile from Lake Huron

Aboriginal tourism operator rebuked for opening burial boxes for travellers

News1130 - ‎4 hours ago‎
PORT ALBERNI, B.C. - The actions of an aboriginal tourism operator in British Columbia who gave some travellers access to ancient burial boxes, including revealing the skeletal remains inside, have been condemned by his fellow First Nations.
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Hockey hails progress on G20 targets for job growth

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎54 minutes ago‎
Treasurer Joe Hockey says G20 finance ministers are 90 per cent of the way towards meeting a 2 per cent target for additional global growth, with over 900 policy initiatives that will make the global economy $2 trillion larger over four years agreed to at the ...
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With Alibaba's big debut, 10 things to know

USA TODAY - ‎6 hours ago‎
NEW YORK (AP) - China's e-commerce giant Alibaba began trading its shares Friday on the New York Stock Exchange. Here are ten things to know about Alibaba, and why its initial public offering made history: THE BIGGEST: Alibaba raised $21.8 billion in ...

Lookahead: Financial markets to be relatively calm this week due to lack of data

CTV News - ‎32 minutes ago‎
TORONTO -- Financial markets can look forward to some relative calm this week, with little in the way of key economic data expected in either Canada or the United States.
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IPhone 6 Plus Starts to Sell Out in Some U.S. Stores

Bloomberg - ‎16 hours ago‎
Apple Inc. (AAPL)'s larger iPhone 6 Plus is already selling out at some stores across the U.S.. The Apple store on the Upper West Side in Manhattan was out of the iPhone 6 Plus late yesterday morning, even as the line snaked up the block.
Review: First impressions of the new iPhone 6
Don't panic: Those iPhone 6 carrier trade-in deals are still available
Russell Holly
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Apple said they had an improved polarizer in the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, so I tried to figure out what that actually means for users. While the phone doesn't do any better than the HTC One M8 or Samsung Galaxy S5 in direct sunlight, if you are wearing polarized sunglasses you'll notice the screen goes blue instead of dark grey when the filters line up.  It's a small thing, certainly not something worth sprinting to the Apple Store for, ...
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Banks, brands swarm Apple Pay like god of mobile payment. Why?

Tech Times - ‎2 hours ago‎
Mobile payments are slowly making credit and debit cards obsolete. Apple Pay may just be that final push many people are looking for to make the switch.
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Google Glass could soon be available in Canada

Canada.com - ‎11 minutes ago‎
The Google-made computerized eyeglasses have been available to a limited number of “explorers” for over a year as the company continues testing and tweaking the design, but the device is rarely seen outside the technology hubs of Silicon Valley and New ...
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Joan Rivers promotes the iPhone 6 from six feet under

Sydney Morning Herald - ‎3 hours ago‎
Joan Rivers, the comedian who died more than two weeks ago, is impressed with the design of the new iPhone 6, according her official social media channels.
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Leicester City 5 Manchester United 3: Esteban Cambiasso scores on home ...

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎7 minutes ago‎
Leicester City's supporters were chanting “we want six” well before the final whistle of this remarkable afternoon at the King Power Stadium, as Louis van Gaal was given another painful reminder of Manchester United's defensive weaknesses.
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No playoffs for Montreal Impact this year

Montreal Gazette - ‎59 minutes ago‎
The chances of a second straight trip to the Major League Soccer playoffs are finished for the Impact, but the club hopes winning at home gives it something to build on for next year.
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Calgary Flames youngster anxious to return to action

CANOE - ‎14 hours ago‎
The bad news regarding Sam Bennett is he's not yet ready to fully practise and won't play in either of Sunday's split-squad pre-season games for the Calgary Flames.
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Video: 2014 Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

Vancouver Sun - ‎18 hours ago‎
In 1994, a small team of employees and volunteers at the Vancouver Aquarium decided to clean up a local beach in Stanley Park to help protect the city's shorelines.

Climate action rally at Peace Arch draws busloads of people

CBC.ca - ‎14 hours ago‎
Hundreds of people from both sides of the Canada-U.S. border converged at Peace Arch Provincial Park for a climate action rally on Saturday.
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5 things to know about the UN climate summit

CTV News - ‎1 hour ago‎
WASHINGTON -- New York will be at the epicenter of the climate change debate next week. More than 120 world leaders will attend a one-day summit on Tuesday at the United Nations on climate.
More than 600 attend People's Climate Picnic in Dublin
UPDATE 1-Massive New York march aims to focus world's eyes on climate change
The Age
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More than 30,000 people have turned out for today's climate change demonstration in Melbourne, the first of more than 2,500 similar events which will take place around the globe in the next 14 hours, ahead of a UN summit on climate change in New York next week: http://bit.ly/1uTXD0y
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Oshawa couple finds losing weight can be hard on a marriage

Caledon Enterprise - ‎1 hour ago‎
When someone loses massive weight, it's 'life-changing,' often causing friction with their partner. There's even a word for the phenomenon: bariatric divorce.
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Test Helps ID Alzheimer's Risk Before Signs of Dementia

PsychCentral.com - ‎2 hours ago‎
A simple test that combines thinking and movement can help to detect a heightened risk for developing Alzheimer's disease, even before there are any signs of dementia, according to scientists at York University in Toronto.
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