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Investigators are focusing on a series of meetings held by Jared Kushner, U.S. President Donald Trump's son-in-law and an influential White House adviser, as part of their probe into Russian meddling in the 2016 election and related matters, according to people familiar with the investigation.
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Ottawa Sun | May 25, 2017 - 19:56 |
Of all nights. Hydro Ottawa reported 1,248 customers without power around Sens Mile, 30 minutes before the puck is scheduled to drop on Game 7 between the Ottawa Senators and Pittsburgh Penguins. The utility said the power outage is affecting customers in the area of Elgin Street, Somerset Street, MacLaren Street, Lewis Street, Waverley Street and Delaware Avenue. The preliminary repair time is 1:30 a.m., so unless game goes into several overtimes, it could be a frustrating night for Sens fans in that area. Hydro Ottawa says there are wires down at Somerset and Cartier streets. At least...
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Ottawa Citizen | May 25, 2017 - 19:48 | Jon Willing
Nova Scotia's party leaders sought to inject fresh life into familiar campaign themes at their second debate Thursday night, with Liberal Stephen McNeil touting a Stephen King TV production as evidence his policies are working.
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CTV News - National | May 25, 2017 - 19:47 | Brett Bundale
Say this about Don Powell, the owner of TPG Technology: he is relentless.
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Ottawa Sun | May 25, 2017 - 19:45 |
Metrolinx declines to release estimates of how much each ride on the air-rail link costs the public.
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The Toronto Star | May 25, 2017 - 19:44 | Ben Spurr - Transportation Reporter
Charges of obstructing police and breach of recognizance were laid after Krajnc crossed a police line last fall to get closer to an overturned truck full of pigs
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The Globe and Mail | May 25, 2017 - 19:33 | Liam Casey
Charges of obstructing police and breach of recognizance were laid after Krajnc crossed a police line last fall to get closer to an overturned truck full of pigs
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The Globe and Mail | May 25, 2017 - 19:33 | Liam Casey
Say this about Don Powell, the owner of TPG Technology: he is relentless. Two years after he and a multitude of technology consultants were acquitted of 60 charges of rigging bids to win technology contracts with the federal government, Powell on Thursday launched a $30-million civil claim against government investigators. He was joined in this by two colleagues — Sue Laycock and Marina Durward — as well as TPG and Spearhead Management Canada, which is also owned by Powell. The five plaintiffs are also seeking $13 million from Shaun Pritchard, the former vice-president of sales for Ridge...
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Ottawa Citizen | May 25, 2017 - 19:14 | James Bagnall, Ottawa Citizen
He was known for his work – in Canada, Egypt and elsewhere – on patients with benign enlargement of the prostate
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The Globe and Mail | May 25, 2017 - 19:13 | FRED LANGAN
He was known for his work – in Canada, Egypt and elsewhere – on patients with benign enlargement of the prostate
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The Globe and Mail | May 25, 2017 - 19:13 | FRED LANGAN
A man wearing body armour and a mask backed a tractor-trailer through the gate of the Moonlite Bunny Ranch and crashed it into the front door of the famed Nevada brothel featured in the CatHouse reality television show, according to authorities and the brothel’s owner.
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Ottawa Sun | May 25, 2017 - 19:09 |
The college student accused of killing 18-year- old Connor Stevenson in the sixth-floor stairwell at 2020 Jasmine Cres. in 2015 has been freed on bail while he awaits trial for second-degree murder.
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Ottawa Sun | May 25, 2017 - 19:00 |
Governor General David Johnston presented honours to two Ottawa Police Service officers on Thursday.
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Ottawa Sun | May 25, 2017 - 18:59 |
The broadcaster says it diligently conducted a ‘fair and thorough’ investigation into several fast-food chicken products, including Subway’s oven-roasted chicken and chicken strip items
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The Globe and Mail | May 25, 2017 - 18:58 | Paola Loriggio
The broadcaster says it diligently conducted a ‘fair and thorough’ investigation into several fast-food chicken products, including Subway’s oven-roasted chicken and chicken strip items
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The Globe and Mail | May 25, 2017 - 18:58 | Paola Loriggio
Trump’s son-in-law is being investigated because of his interactions with Russians, including the Russian ambassador and a banker from Moscow
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The Globe and Mail | May 25, 2017 - 18:55 |
Trump’s son-in-law is being investigated because of his meetings in December and other possible interactions with the Russian ambassador and a banker from Moscow
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The Globe and Mail | May 25, 2017 - 18:55 |
Mayor John Tory is flooded with criticism over plans to ask all city divisions and agencies to keep spending at 2017 levels and to shelve a change to stormwater fees.
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The Toronto Star | May 25, 2017 - 18:54 | Betsy Powell City Hall BureauDavid Rider City Hall Bureau Chief
The games are often so close, and so unpredictable, that a series can come down to one bounce.
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The Toronto Star | May 25, 2017 - 18:52 | Bruce Arthur - Sports Columnist
What would you do if someone tried to steal your vehicle right in front of you?
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Ottawa Sun | May 25, 2017 - 18:41 |

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