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RCMP seek help finding pair who acted suspiciously near Rogers Centre - ‎23 minutes ago‎
The RCMP is now asking the public to help identify two men it has been trying to track down for nearly three months, but reporters were told on Wednesday morning there is "no imminent threat" to the public.
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Russia suspends military links to Turkey, deploys air-defence missiles to Syria

The Globe and Mail - ‎56 minutes ago‎
Russia's defense ministry said on Thursday it has suspended all co-operation with the Turkish military including a hotline set up to share information about Russian air strikes in Syria, TASS news agency reported.
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British PM calls for strikes on ISIS in Syria

CNN International - ‎3 hours ago‎
London (CNN) British Prime Minister David Cameron has become the latest world leader to call for an escalation in the fight against ISIS, as French President Francois Hollande continues a whirlwind week of diplomacy to build an international coalition ...
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Chinese officials intercept Miss World Canada en route to pageant

The Globe and Mail - ‎23 minutes ago‎
Anastasia Lin, Canada's Miss World contestant who was intercepted by Chinese visa officials on her way to participate in the championship pageant, said in an interview today that as the Canadian representative in a world event, it was her right to take ...
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Justin Trudeau's titan transit pledge to Metro Vancouver: what he said - ‎36 minutes ago‎
A turning point in Justin Trudeau's successful campaign to become Prime Minister of Canada was the Liberal leader's Sept. 10 appearance outside the City of Vancouver's engineering offices.
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Competition Bureau calls for relaxing taxi rules in face of competition

Calgary Herald - ‎1 hour ago‎
A taxi driver protests Uber in Toronto on June 1, 2015. The Competition Bureau says local regulations on the taxi industry need to be overhauled to deal with new competition from alternatives like the ride-hailing service Uber.
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Donald Trump lashes out at New York Times after it chastised him for mocking ...

National Post - ‎2 hours ago‎
Businessman and reality TV star Donald Trump is under fire for mocking a New York Times reporter with a congenital joint condition during a campaign rally in South Carolina this week, drawing a scornful rebuke from the reporter and others who called ...
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Mother who left baby in NYC nativity manger won't be charged

CTV News - ‎6 hours ago‎
NEW YORK -- A mother who left her newborn baby in a Christmas manger inside a New York City church will not be prosecuted, authorities said Wednesday.
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James Forcillo: Gun use in Sammy Yatim shooting consistent with police training - ‎22 minutes ago‎
A police officer charged in the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Sammy Yatim says he drew his weapon once he saw the teen had a knife, asserting that's consistent with police training around confrontations involving knives or edged weapons.
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PM to BBC: I'm not against bombing ISIL; Trudeau name had 'very little' to do ...

Ottawa Citizen - ‎3 hours ago‎
LONDON - As Britain debates Thursday whether to launch air strikes in Syria, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he's not opposed to Canada's current bombing mission against the Islamic State, but believes the country can contribute more effectively in ...
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Police chase stretches across Metro Vancouver from Surrey to West Vancouver

Vancouver Sun - ‎22 minutes ago‎
METRO VANCOUVER - A break-and-enter call in Surrey early Thursday morning turned into a police chase that twisted through six municipalities before finally ending in West Vancouver.
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Nova Scotia's Segway bill lays out rules for use on roads - ‎23 minutes ago‎
Nova Scotia wants to become the first Canadian province to legalize Segways on sidewalks, bike lanes and roads. A bill introduced in the Nova Scotia legislature Thursday to that end features a number of restrictions, including needing to have a bell or ...
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40% of homeowners caught short on expenses this year, Manulife survey suggests - ‎1 hour ago‎
A new survey from Manulife Bank suggests that nearly 40 per cent of Canadians have struggled to cover their household expenses at least once in the past year.
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At midday: TSX slightly higher despite slip in energy stocks

The Globe and Mail - ‎1 hour ago‎
Canada's main stock index edged up on Thursday, helped by a gain in heavyweight pharmaceutical company Valeant and rising material stocks, while energy names slipped in line with a fall in crude oil prices.
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Barclays pays $145M fine after ignoring money-laundering rules for rich clients - ‎27 minutes ago‎
Barclays PLC has been fined £72 million ($145 million Cdn) by British regulators for failing to implement anti money-laundering controls in a series of secretive deals with rich clients.
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Quebec exports on track for 10 per cent surge this year

CTV News - ‎3 hours ago‎
MONTREAL -- A new forecast by the Canadian government's lending agency says Quebec 's highly diversified economy is on track for a 10 per cent increase in exports this year and eight per cent growth in 2016.
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German court says ISPs may have to block music-sharing sites

Reuters Canada - ‎1 hour ago‎
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Germany's highest court said Internet service providers could be made responsible for blocking websites offering illegal music downloads, but only if copyright holders showed they had first made reasonable attempts to thwart such ...
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T-Mobile CEO John Legere thinks BlackBerry is ready for a comeback

Cantech Letter - ‎Nov 24, 2015‎
After trading barbs with its rookie CEO last year, outspoken T-Mobile boss John Legere is suddenly warming to BlackBerry. In a word association exercise with CNET's Roger Cheng recently, Legere broke the rules of the game when asked to associate one ...
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Ikea 'Pick-Up-Point' store opening next week

CTV News - ‎35 minutes ago‎
The Ikea London Pick-Up and Order Point is opening next week. The new location will be open on Dec. 2. In addition to being a pickup location, there will be a home furnishing showroom and some of the brand's most popular products will be available for ...
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Square Enix Montreal's Lara Croft Go 'The Shard of Life' update adds 26 new levels - ‎5 hours ago‎
Lara Croft Go, one of the best mobile titles of 2015, just got updated with a free content pack called “The Shard of Life,” which adds 26 new levels to the game.
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Adele delivers 'joy in sadness' with new album 25 - ‎20 minutes ago‎
Adele's 25 is smashing sales records and dominating pop culture at the moment, but the British singer says her goal is simply to move people with her music.
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BMO Theatre Centre: A stage for the ages

Vancouver Sun - ‎20 hours ago‎
Theatre. Peter and the Starcatcher. Thursday to Dec. 27 | Goldcorp Stage at the BMO Theatre. Tickets and info: Starting at $25 at artsclub.
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'Civil War' Trailer, 'SHIELD' Shockers And More 'Jessica Jones' Lead The ...

The Movie Network - ‎24 minutes ago‎
Marvel fans have plenty to be thankful for this Thanksgiving. In addition to being able to binge watch Jessica Jones, the Captain America: Civil War trailer was finally released (months after it was first shown at D23 Expo), and we've got plenty more ...
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Concussions: The symptoms, the journey, the recovery

Toronto Sun - ‎1 hour ago‎
Part III of a three-day series looking at concussions in sports. TORONTO - Concussions, according to official medical nomenclature, are “mild traumatic brain injuries.
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Rachel Hannah, Canadian marathoner, upgraded to Pan Am bronze - ‎1 hour ago‎
Canada's Rachel Hannah will receive a bronze medal from the marathon at Toronto's Pan American Games. The Toronto runner finished fourth in the race last July, but winner Gladys Tejeda of Peru was stripped of her gold medal after a failed doping test ...
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Marc Bergevin's five best moves as Montreal Canadiens GM - ‎18 hours ago‎
Newly extended Canadiens GM Marc Bergevin spoke to Shawn McKenzie about growing up a Habs fan and how he manages expectations each year for the rabid fan base.
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First full day of Winnipeg Grey Cup festivities starts with 2 breakfasts - ‎2 hours ago‎
Along with game-day determination, the best of the Canadian Football League are bringing generosity to Winnipeg - on Thursday, players are kicking off the morning by serving breakfast to the homeless.
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Canuckosaur: First Canadian 'dinosaur' actually a Dimetrodon

Canada News - ‎2 hours ago‎
An Ottawa professor has helped shed light on one of the oldest creatures to walk the earth. The steak-knife-toothed creature, recently renamed the Dimetrodon Borealis, is believed to have gone extinct 40 million years before the dinosaurs.
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COP 21 talk: Ontario enviro minister Glen Murray takes on climate action

NOW Magazine - ‎17 hours ago‎
Glen Murray (second from the right) says scientists agree that most fossil fuel reserves will have to stay in the ground. Just days from the big COP 21 summit in Paris, Canadian pols are moving and shaking on the climate file.
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Life among the bees: Saskatoon beekeeping community buzzing

Saskatoon StarPhoenix - ‎4 hours ago‎
From the outside, it's total chaos: thousands of bodies, moving over and under each other, looking like a liquid mass flowing in no specific pattern.
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The (not so) Northern lights: Aurora moving south from the Arctic, study shows

National Post - ‎1 hour ago‎
The northern lights are shifting south from the Arctic, and will appear more often in the skies over Ottawa in decades to come, a new study says.
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Despite advances treating HIV, it remains the focus of criminal laws

Vancouver Sun - ‎Nov 25, 2015‎
LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Charlie Sheen's recent revelation that he's HIV-positive served as a reminder that his home state of California remains among a large group of states with HIV-specific criminal laws that activists consider outdated and that the U ...
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Mosquito-borne chikungunya virus tied to fatal brain infection - ‎3 hours ago‎
The mosquito-borne virus chikungunya can cause severe and potentially fatal brain infection in some patients, particularly infants and people older than 65, according to a new report.
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A handful of walnuts a day may help lower cholesterol: study

CTV News - ‎Nov 25, 2015‎
Results of a study published in the journal BMJ Open Diabetes Research & Care showed that adding walnuts to the daily diet of those at high risk of developing diabetes lowered cholesterol and improved blood vessel cell wall function while also boosting ...
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Medical marijuana users get OK from Ontario government to vaporize anywhere

Canadian HR Reporter - ‎1 hour ago‎
TORONTO (CP) - Medical marijuana users in Ontario are now legally able to use vaporizers just about anywhere in the province. The Liberal government quietly exempted them this week from a law that bans the use of e-cigarettes anywhere regular ...