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People think of sleeping bags or food as ways to help women who have little money or shelter, but tampons and sanitary pads are just as urgent a need, says...
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TORONTO — Seven months after a gunman went on a shooting rampage in Toronto’s Greektown, survivors and victims’ loved ones called on Ottawa to ban private ownership of handguns and...
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Epic games the software developer behind the battle royale game has announced its Fortnite World Cup. The tournament will see players go head to head and compete for...
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OTTAWA— The Conservative Official Opposition says there may be grounds for the RCMP to investigate whether pressure put on the former attorney general in the SNC Lavalin prosecution amounted to obstruction of...
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HALIFAX Federal officials are closer to bringing as many as 10 relatives of a grieving Syrian refugee to Nova Scotia, as Halifax residents prepared to gather Saturday for the...
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EDMONTON Alberta Education Minister David Eggen says the province will ban the use of seclusion or time out rooms for students in schools. Problems with seclusion rooms surfaced last September...
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A publicist has confirmed that Quebec director Marc André Lavoie is set to oversee the English language film, “Celine Before Celine, ” tracking Dion’s rise to musical superstardom. The feature, slated for a...
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MONTREAL—Lawyers argued today in favour of an injunction reversing the Quebec government’s decision to cancel more than 18, 000 immigration applications waiting to be processed. Representatives of an association of Quebec...
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CAIRO Sudan s President Omar al Bashir on Friday declared a state of emergency for a year and disbanded the government amid deadly protests. Al Bashir who seized power in...
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OTTAWA — Eight days after Chinese authorities imprisoned Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor , a senior Canadian foreign ministry official urged Canadian students to apply for a program to study...
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A funeral was held Friday in Watertown for Aaron Bodah and his daughters 4 year old Skylar; 6 year old Erin; 8 year old Alexa and 14 year old Merissa. The fire occurred early Feb. 14. A priest...
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At least two people have been killed and several others injured in clashes near Venezuela s border with Brazil, local media report. Venezuelan security forces opened fire on a group...
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MONTREAL The CEO and union leaders at Bombardier Inc. say the plane and train maker is well on the way to finding new work for recently laid off employees. Bombardier says filling...
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Canopy Growth Corp. is considering multiple ways to leverage its assets, including issuing bonds, mortgaging its properties, or even spinning them off into a real estate investment trust, according to...
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Houston homeowner Van English was repainting his suburban house when the two story foyer and its curving staircase stopped him cold. “It pushed me over the edge, ” said the 62 year old writer...
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Kraft Heinz s share price has plunged to a record low amid signs that customer appetite for the company s processed foods is weakening. The US food giant s stock...
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“I’ve been asked if it’s going to create some feeling of loneliness or something. I said no, ” St Pierre said during a news conference at the Bell Centre Thursday to announce...
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The Raptors’ franchise leader in almost every significant statistical category will take on his former team Friday night for the first time in Toronto since the blockbuster deal that saw...
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Ever since the Habs raced out of the gates this season, there has been no shortage of fans and journalists who’ve been saying that the much maligned Canadiens GM is one...
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As Torontonians try to get around their increasingly congested city, there are few things that frustrate them more than poor transit service and construction induced gridlock. But the Toronto Transit Commission...