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With Prince Charles and Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, in town this weekend, there’s every chance you might bump into them on Sparks Street and wonder what to say, or what not to.Luckily the Royal Family’s supporting staff has a tip for meeting the Royals.
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Ottawa Sun | June 29, 2017 - 09:41 |
The government is adding the authority to provide training for new potential partners within the Iraqi security forces
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The Globe and Mail | June 29, 2017 - 09:39 |
With Prince Charles and Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, in town this weekend, there’s every chance you might bump into them on Sparks Street and wonder what to say, or what not to. Luckily the Royal Family’s supporting staff has a tip for meeting the Royals.  From the British protocol experts: “There are no obligatory codes of behaviour when meeting The Queen or a member of the Royal Family, but many people wish to observe the traditional forms.” Men do a “head bow” (from the neck only) and women can try a small curtsy, like so: “the right...
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Ottawa Citizen | June 29, 2017 - 09:32 | Tom Spears, Ottawa Citizen
A former teacher’s assistant in southwest Missouri is accused of performing oral sex on a high school student at a park.
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Ottawa Sun | June 29, 2017 - 09:24 |
The traffic gridlock that has plagued downtown Ottawa for much of the week eased Thursday morning as many parents appeared to have stayed home with their children during the last scheduled day of the school year.For parents of children in the Ottawa Catholic School Board (OCSB), school ended Wednesday.
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Ottawa Sun | June 29, 2017 - 09:18 |
Also: BC Liberals expected to fall in confidence vote
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The Globe and Mail | June 29, 2017 - 09:05 | CHRIS HANNAY, MAYAZ ALAM AND JAMES KELLER
One person has been taken into police custody after the blast at Cafe Corretto in Woodbridge, Ont.
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The Globe and Mail | June 29, 2017 - 08:54 |
Police in New Jersey say a man broke into a woman’s home and lay next to her in bed before asking to spend the night.
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Ottawa Sun | June 29, 2017 - 08:44 |
Suspect in blast is being treated in hospital for non-life threatening injuries.
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The Toronto Star | June 29, 2017 - 08:32 | Peter Edwards - Staff Reporter
RCMP are investigating a serious incident in Burnaby, B.C., in which a driver was caught on camera running over a traffic controller at a construction site then hitting another.
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CTV News - National | June 29, 2017 - 08:30 |
The new visa criteria for applicants from six mainly Muslim nations is set to come into effect Thursday.
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The Toronto Star | June 29, 2017 - 08:10 | Matthew Lee - The Associated Press
The Edmonton Public School Board is launching an internal review after a student was rendered unconscious by a runaway bouncy structure during an end-of-school celebration.
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CTV News - National | June 29, 2017 - 08:07 |
A bullied 10-year-old boy says he doesn’t feel like a victim anymore, after hundreds of bikers escorted him to school last week in an impressive stand against bullying.
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CTV News - National | June 29, 2017 - 08:06 | Jackie Dunham
Pledging $2 million to help groups come up with viable plans to keep closed schools from being sold off
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The Toronto Star | June 29, 2017 - 08:00 | Kristin Rushowy - Queen's Park Bureau
Police blocked an initial attempt to erect a teepee and took some demonstrators into custody
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The Globe and Mail | June 29, 2017 - 07:58 |
If you’ve been following the meteorological events for the last few days, and who hasn’t, this forecast will sound eerily familiar.Environment Canada is calling for showers Thursday morning, tapering to a chance of showers Thursday afternoon and evening, and a risk of thunderstorms later on.
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Ottawa Sun | June 29, 2017 - 07:54 |
Cardinal George Pell has denied the accusations and will return to Australia to clear his name.
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The Toronto Star | June 29, 2017 - 07:49 | Nicole Winfield, Kristen Gelineau - The Associated Press
If you’ve been following the meteorological events for the last few days, and who hasn’t, this forecast will sound eerily familiar. Environment Canada is calling for showers Thursday morning, tapering to a chance of showers Thursday afternoon and evening, and a risk of thunderstorms later on. The high is forecast at a miserable 19 C, and a moderate UV index of 3....
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Ottawa Citizen | June 29, 2017 - 07:44 | Norman Provencher, Ottawa Citizen
Some people did not come forward because they didn’t feel it was important or that police would help
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The Globe and Mail | June 29, 2017 - 07:33 | Sadie Gurman And Russell Contreras
HALSTAD, Minn. — A Minnesota woman charged in the fatal shooting of her boyfriend told authorities it was a video stunt gone wrong.
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Ottawa Sun | June 29, 2017 - 07:33 |

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