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Collection data on state of Canada’s infrastructure is key to Trudeau government’s economic agenda
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The Globe and Mail | August 27, 2017 - 13:16 | Jordan Press
Human Rights Watch says Christopher Allen was killed by government forces for photographing fight against opposition forces
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The Globe and Mail | August 27, 2017 - 13:00 | Sam Mednick
Simons Retail Expansion 20170827 The 177-year-old Simons company is gaining fans among millennials and older shoppers seeking something different both online and at its increasing number of bricks and mortar stores.
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CBC News - Canada | August 27, 2017 - 13:00 | Ross Marowits
A group of parents who rely on the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario to care for their children’s hearts took to the baseball diamond on the weekend to raise money for the cardiology unit.The Heart of Champions, made up of parents whose children are cardiac patients at CHEO, raised $11,168 for the hospital at a Brewer Park softball tournament.
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Ottawa Sun | August 27, 2017 - 12:41 |
Former Guantanamo Bay detainee Omar Khadr returns to court this week to ask that his bail conditions be eased, including allowing him unfettered contact with his controversial older sister, more freedom to move around Canada, and unrestricted internet access.
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Ottawa Sun | August 27, 2017 - 12:20 |
The Iraqi military says it has almost entirely recaptured Tal Afar from Islamic State in a battle that has taken just one week
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The Globe and Mail | August 27, 2017 - 12:00 |
Police say two Canadians have died in a car crash in the Australian state of Victoria.
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Ottawa Sun | August 27, 2017 - 11:54 |
This is first time Trump has complained about Canada’s role in NAFTA negotiations
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The Globe and Mail | August 27, 2017 - 11:23 |
Former Guantanamo Bay detainee Omar Khadr returns to court this week to ask that his bail conditions be eased, including allowing him unfettered contact with his controversial older sister, more freedom to move around Canada, and unrestricted internet access.
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CTV News - National | August 27, 2017 - 11:06 | Colin Perkel
Under current bail conditions, Khadr can only have contact with older sister, who has expressed pro-al-Qaeda views, if lawyer or bail supervisor is present
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The Globe and Mail | August 27, 2017 - 10:29 | Colin Perkel
pride parade ottawa This year's annual Pride parade in Ottawa on Sunday makes history with two high-profile guests, while another guest may ruffle a few feathers for some in the city's LGBT community.
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CBC News - Ottawa | August 27, 2017 - 10:21 | CBC News
pride parade ottawa This year's annual Pride parade in Ottawa on Sunday makes history with two high-profile guests, while another guest may ruffle a few feathers for some in the city's LGBT community.
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CBC News - Canada | August 27, 2017 - 10:21 | CBC News
Critics of Ontario's premier are wondering why her dismal personal approval ratings aren't prompting her to quit before next year's election need look no further than government-commissioned polling.
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CTV News - National | August 27, 2017 - 10:07 | Allison Jones
Local police say two Canadians have died in a car crash in the Australian state of Victoria.
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CTV News - National | August 27, 2017 - 09:08 |
Rescuers had to give top priority to life-and-death situations, leaving many affected families to fend for themselves. U.S. President Donald Trump is scheduled to visit Texas on Tuesday.
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The Toronto Star | August 27, 2017 - 08:42 | Mike Gracyzk - The Associated Press
Canada's top soldier expressed solidarity with the LGBTQ community Sunday by walking in Ottawa's annual Pride parade.
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CTV News - National | August 27, 2017 - 08:16 |
Nearly 7,000 asylum seekers -- most of them Haitian -- have flooded across the Quebec-New York state border since mid-July when the Trump administration announced it might end their 'temporary protected status' which was granted following Haiti's massive 2010 earthquake.
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CTV News - National | August 27, 2017 - 07:11 |
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CBC News - Ottawa | August 27, 2017 - 06:00 | Trevor Pritchard
overdose prevention ottawa drug use pop-up injection site august 26 2017 People living near a pop-up drug use site in Ottawa's Lowertown neighbourhood want the tents...
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CBC News - Ottawa | August 27, 2017 - 05:00 | Trevor Pritchard

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