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Promises kept, broken during Trudeau's first 100 days in power

CTV News - ‎3 hours ago‎
OTTAWA -- Promises, promises. Justin Trudeau made 214 of them during last fall's marathon election campaign, according to TrudeauMetre.
Justin Trudeau backing away from four-year balanced budget promise
How do Trudeau's first 100 days stack up?
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Ghomeshi complainants never wavered: Crown

The Globe and Mail - ‎21 minutes ago‎
Jian Ghomeshi's sexual assault trial concluded on Thursday afternoon with no evidence from his defence team to directly contradict the allegations from three women that he attacked them without their consent.
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'Jesus Loves Nerds:' Faith focus of memorial for twins who died on bobsled track

Medicine Hat News - ‎4 hours ago‎
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Diplomats aim for temporary Syria truce in a week

CTV News - ‎2 hours ago‎
MUNICH -- Diplomats trying to secure a ceasefire for the civil war in Syria fell short early Friday in organizing a truce but agreed to try to work out details and implement a temporary "cessation of hostilities" in a week's time.
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Scientists 'chirp' on social media to celebrate proof of gravitational waves

CTV News - ‎2 hours ago‎
“OoooooooWUP!” That is apparently the sound gravitational waves would make if gravitational waves could make a sound. We know this because scientists around the world are emulating this sound with their mouths and posting it online with the hashtag ...
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Seoul shuts Kaesong, a symbol of synergy between two Koreas

The Globe and Mail - ‎1 hour ago‎
On a clear day, from a sombre observation post in the demilitarized zone not far from Seoul, it is possible to look across the bleak, grey-and-brown landscape of North Korea and gaze upon the Kaesong Industrial Complex - which has long been a symbol of ...
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49 killed as brutal gang fight, fire rocks Mexican prison

Toronto Star - ‎3 hours ago‎
MONTERREY, MEXICO—A brawl between rival drug gangs at an overcrowded penitentiary in northern Mexico turned into a riot Thursday, leaving 49 inmates dead and 12 injured in the country's deadliest prison melee in years.
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Senate passes bill 96-0 to hit North Korea with harsher sanctions

Chicago Tribune - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
Seeking to derail North Korea's drive for nuclear weapons, Republican and Democratic senators set aside their partisan differences Wednesday to unanimously pass legislation aimed at starving Pyongyang of the money it needs to build an atomic arsenal.
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UN chief praises Trudeau for role in climate-change talks

Toronto Star - ‎59 minutes ago‎
OTTAWA—United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon praised Prime Minister Justin Trudeau for last year's climate-change charm offensive in Paris, but urged him to spend more of Canada's wealth on the world's poorest people.
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BC police officer charged with second-degree murder 'feared for his life'

The Globe and Mail - ‎1 hour ago‎
A British Columbia police officer who was charged with second-degree murder after he shot and killed a man holding a handgun - a charge that was later stayed - has told a coroner's inquest he feared for his life and the lives of his fellow officers.
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Yale First Nation puts hold on treaty implementation

Vancouver Sun - ‎2 hours ago‎
B.C.'s troubled treaty process has been dealt another major blow with the announcement Thursday by a tiny First Nation along the Fraser River that it is suspending implementation of its agreement.

Media Advisory: Minister McKenna to Celebrate Support for Top Researchers at the University of Ottawa

Digital Journal - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Feb. 10, 2016) - The Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change, on behalf of the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, will highlight the Government of Canada's support of ...
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TSX continues fall, joins global equity sell-off

The Globe and Mail - ‎7 hours ago‎
Canadian stocks slumped a fifth day on Thursday joining a sell-off in markets around the world amid waning confidence central banks can support the global economy, as commodities prices fall and growth stalls.
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Manulife Financial Corp profit slides 62% as energy investments take a hit: 'A disappointing year'

Financial Post - ‎5 hours ago‎
Laura Pedersen/National Post filesOil and gas investment losses hurt Manulife Financial's fourth quarter profit. Twitter · Google+ · LinkedIn · Email · Typo?
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Apple upgrade shuts down iPhones repaired by 3rd-party technicians

CBC.ca - ‎6 hours ago‎
Consumer advocates and small businesses are crying foul over an Apple software upgrade that's shutting down some iPhones after people get them fixed at third-party repair shops.
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Toronto auto show features celebrity rides, quirky concept cars

CTV News - ‎11 hours ago‎
The Canadian International Auto Show - Canada's largest auto show - opens to the public in Toronto on February 12. Highlights and must-see show features include some returning car enthusiast favourites as well as some new exhibits for the 2016 ...
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6 tips to keep your Facebook clean, secure and private

Calgary Herald - ‎Feb 10, 2016‎
This frame grab provided by Facebook shows a page that guides a user through a Facebook account security checkup. With 2016 still fresh, it's a good time to do some digital cleanup to your Facebook account.
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BlackBerry Layoffs Leave Dark Cloud Over Handset Business

InformationWeek - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
BlackBerry cut about 200 employees this month, which prompted many to question its commitment to smartphones, BlackBerry 10 in particular.
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Drake to receive key to the city from Toronto Mayor John Tory

CBC.ca - ‎5 hours ago‎
Mayor John Tory took to Twitter to praise homegrown rapper Drake for his unconditional support for Toronto and announced he will give him a key to the city on Friday.
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Michael Buble says new BC Music Fund will help kickstart careers

CTV News - ‎42 minutes ago‎
VANCOUVER - Michael Buble says British Columbia has the potential to become the “Nashville of Canada,” and a new $15-million government grant will help foster a thriving local music industry.
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Movie Review – Zoolander 2 (2016)

Flickering Myth (blog) - ‎4 hours ago‎
Starring Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson, Kristen Wiig, Penelope Cruz, Will Ferrell, Cara Delevingne, Olivia Munn, Milla Jovovich, Fred Armisen and Justin Bieber.
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Ontario pot producer Tweed strikes business deal with Snoop Dogg

The Globe and Mail - ‎2 hours ago‎
Marijuana producer Tweed is pairing up with weed-smoking, gin-and-juice sipping Snoop Dogg in a deal that will grant the Ontario-based company exclusive rights to use certain content and brands owned by the rapper's company, LBC Holdings.
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This weekend, Toronto's the centre of NBA universe: Arthur

Toronto Star - ‎3 hours ago‎
So the Toronto Raptors are practicing in a university gym in Oakland, Mich., and players are being led by a team trainer to the downstairs workout room, and it's Jerome Moiso's turn.
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Phaneuf could be the missing piece for Senators

ESPN (blog) - ‎11 hours ago‎
Senators forward Curtis Lazar spent time this summer training with Maple Leafs goalie Jonathan Bernier, so when Bernier made a save on Lazar during Saturday's game, the two shared a quick laugh.
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Dsquared2 to design Canada's Rio opening ceremony outfit

CTV News - ‎9 hours ago‎
TORONTO -- Canada's Olympic and Paralympic athletes will be getting the high-end designer treatment in Rio courtesy of homegrown label Dsquared2.
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Fletcher: Protesters fear peace in forests

Merritt Herald - ‎12 hours ago‎
After 20 years of representing B.C. coastal First Nations to negotiate what U.S.-directed activists labeled the Great Bear Rainforest agreement, a weary Dallas Smith expressed his relief and frustration.
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Keeping an eye out for backyard birds

Peterborough Examiner - ‎13 hours ago‎
With the El Niño weather phenomenon warming Pacific waters and contributing to record-warm temperatures this winter, participants in the 2016 Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC) may be in for a few surprises.
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Coral reef deaths: mystery solved

Australian Geographic - ‎1 hour ago‎
Scientists have finally solved a historic mystery behind the deaths of two Queensland coral reefs. Share. Email. Print. Tweet. QUEENSLAND SCIENTISTS HAVE for the first time uncovered the timing and cause of a significant loss of Great Barrier Reef ...

Same gene can encode proteins with divergent functions

McGill Reporter - ‎8 hours ago‎
It's not unusual for siblings to seem more dissimilar than similar: one becoming a florist, for example, another becoming a flutist, and another becoming a physicist.
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Two American women with Zika virus miscarry, CDC reports

Toronto Star - ‎2 hours ago‎
Two U.S. women who contracted the Zika virus while travelling out of the country miscarried after returning home, and the virus was found in their placentas, a spokesman for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said Thursday.
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Patients exposed needlessly to toxic drugs and radiation, hearing told

Toronto Star - ‎1 hour ago‎
Patients were unnecessarily exposed to harm from toxic drugs and radiation, among other risks, because of “serial testing” by a prominent Ontario cardiologist, a disciplinary hearing has been told.
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Union representing 10000 Saskatchewan nurses says contract talks have stalled

Winnipeg Free Press - ‎9 hours ago‎
Extreme cold warning in effect · Your Health. Union representing 10,000 Saskatchewan nurses says contract talks have stalled.
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Allow people to opt for assisted death, while still cognitively competent, group says

CBC.ca - ‎1 hour ago‎
The advocacy organization Dying With Dignity is urging Ottawa to include a provision for advance consent in right-to-die legislation that would allow people diagnosed with dementia to arrange for physician-assisted death while they are still ...
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