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'Their rabidly puritanical culture will collapse because it cannot stand in a world of modernity.'
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The Toronto Star | August 27, 2017 - 17:48 | Rosie DiManno - Columnist
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says having Canada’s top soldier march in Ottawa’s Pride parade on Sunday shows the country is “open to diversity.”
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The Globe and Mail | August 27, 2017 - 17:37 |
Harvey slammed into Texas as a Category-4 hurricane Friday and has since been downgraded to a tropical storm
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The Globe and Mail | August 27, 2017 - 17:27 |
Hundreds of burials have taken place, while rescue and recovery efforts have continued through rain that could bring fresh tragedy due to unsafe housing conditions
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The Globe and Mail | August 27, 2017 - 17:08 | Clarence Roy-MacAulay
New pilot gave nine Toronto teens a chance to join research teams at Princess Margaret Hospital.
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The Toronto Star | August 27, 2017 - 16:52 | Andrea Gordon - Education Reporter
Khadr’s sister Zaynab, 37, is a controversial figure who years ago angered many Canadians by expressing pro-al-Qaeda views.
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The Toronto Star | August 27, 2017 - 16:46 | Colin Perkel - The Canadian Press
Six people have been safely plucked from the water off the coast of Vancouver Island by BC Ferries crew members.
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CTV News - National | August 27, 2017 - 16:29 |
Two kayakers tried to help four people in sinking boat, but flipped their own crafts in process, leaving six in water
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The Globe and Mail | August 27, 2017 - 16:17 |
The centre-left party would seek to maintain the ‘same basic terms’ with the EU beyond March 2019 when Britain is set to leave the bloc, Labour’s Brexit spokesman said
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The Globe and Mail | August 27, 2017 - 15:48 | Paul Sandle
Opp cruiser A woman, 30, is dead and two others injured in a fiery, multiple-vehicle crash on Highway 401 in Belleville, Ont., early Sunday morning.
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CBC News - Ottawa | August 27, 2017 - 15:22 | CBC News
Bronson Woycenko and Jessica Tammerand are accused of setting fire that left baby dead
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The Globe and Mail | August 27, 2017 - 14:47 |
Police have charged two teenagers in connection with a fatal Edmonton house fire that claimed the life of a five-month-old baby.
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CTV News - National | August 27, 2017 - 14:42 |
Hundreds of people forced from their homes by a wildfire burning east of Kelowna, B.C., have been allowed to return, but others remain displaced.
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CTV News - National | August 27, 2017 - 14:39 |
NDP debate Manitoba MP Niki Ashton, Quebec MP Guy Caron and Ontario MP Charlie Angus and Ontario legislature member Jagmeet Singh debated in a province where the NDP is looking to regain some of the votes it lost in the last federal election.
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CBC News - Canada | August 27, 2017 - 14:22 | The Canadian Press
Paradigm pod could propel people and cargo at jetliner speeds, transforming how we move
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The Globe and Mail | August 27, 2017 - 14:15 | Kenny Sharpe
SIU Ontario's Special Investigations Unit is investigating after a vehicle that was fleeing police struck two cruisers before rolling over in a crash near Smiths Falls, Ont., early Sunday morning.
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CBC News - Ottawa | August 27, 2017 - 14:09 | CBC News
Stretches of three highways in eastern Ontario were closed Sunday morning due to serious overnight accidents, one of which may have involved a police chase.The Special Investigations Unit has been called in to examine the circumstances of the single vehicle rollover near Smiths Falls that left a 29-year-old driver in hospital.
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Ottawa Sun | August 27, 2017 - 14:06 |
Ontario Provincial Police say three people are dead and several more are seriously injured following a head-on collision in Bruce County on Saturday night.
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CTV News - National | August 27, 2017 - 13:59 |

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