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Toronto police are investigating after the body of a man was discovered in an alleyway in the city’s east end.
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CTV News - National | August 10, 2017 - 07:56 | Jackie Dunham
OPP said the group of motorcycle riders was performing stunts, creating major traffic disruptions over the long weekend.
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The Toronto Star | August 10, 2017 - 07:55 | Bryann Aguilar - Staff Reporter
Pyongyang hits back at Donald Trump, calling his 'fire and fury' comment 'a load of nonsense,' while also outlining plans to launch four missiles over Japan.
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The Globe and Mail | August 10, 2017 - 07:46 |
An unattended cooking pot that caught fire is being blamed for a fire Wednesday night that forced the evacuation of about 150 people from a Gatineau high-rise apartment building.Firefighters were called to the building at 175 Mutchmore St. at about 7:30 p.m. after flames were reported in a 17th-floor apartment.
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Ottawa Sun | August 10, 2017 - 07:34 |
Public feedback was in response to proposed bill that would see Alberta end daylight savings time
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The Globe and Mail | August 10, 2017 - 07:30 |
An unattended cooking pot that caught fire is being blamed for a fire Wednesday night that forced the evacuation of about 150 people from a Gatineau high-rise apartment building. Firefighters were called to the building at 175 Mutchmore St. at about 7:30 p.m. after flames were reported in a 17th-floor apartment. Residents had managed to control the flames with a household extinguisher, but firefighters helped evacuate the high-rise as a precaution. A resident of the apartment was treated for minor burns. Damages were estimated at $20,000 and two residents have been displaced....
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Ottawa Citizen | August 10, 2017 - 07:30 | Norman Provencher, Ottawa Citizen
Joke Koningstein made a startling discovery when she checked on her safety deposit box this year. The bank, she says, couldn’t find it, nor explain what had happened to its contents.“I was flabbergasted,” she said Wednesday. “I thought ‘How could they possibly lose it?'”
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Ottawa Sun | August 10, 2017 - 07:23 |
A deal was reached Saturday in the 18-month-old labour dispute after two days of mediation
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The Globe and Mail | August 10, 2017 - 07:22 |
Yemen has seen the largest outbreak of the disease ever recorded in any country in a single year
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The Globe and Mail | August 10, 2017 - 07:18 | Ahmed Al-Haj And Maggie Michael
Police surveillance shows suspect scouting city of Adana, where U.S base is located
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The Globe and Mail | August 10, 2017 - 07:16 | Dirimcan Barut And Tuvan Gumrukcu
Plus: Canadian army enlisted to build shelter for asylum seekers in Quebec
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The Globe and Mail | August 10, 2017 - 07:16 | James Flynn
The planned path of the missiles would cross some of the world’s busiest sea and air traffic routes
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The Globe and Mail | August 10, 2017 - 07:06 | Christine Kim and Martin Petty
Joke Koningstein made a startling discovery when she checked on her safety deposit box this year. The bank, she says, couldn’t find it, nor explain what had happened to its contents. “I was flabbergasted,” she said Wednesday. “I thought ‘How could they possibly lose it?'” Koningstein, 82, believes the Caisse Populaire Trillium somehow lost the box and its contents when it moved across the street, from 233 to 214 Montreal Road — near the Vanier Parkway — in mid-July 2016. The bank, meanwhile is offering a much different version of events. The box...
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Ottawa Citizen | August 10, 2017 - 07:00 | Kelly Egan, Ottawa Citizen
Some homeowners in Delta, B.C., have been receiving odd visits from strangers and police say a series of suspicious online posts could be to blame.
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CTV News - National | August 10, 2017 - 07:00 |
There were no signs of panic on the island after North Korea said it was finalizing plans for missiles that would land near Guam
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The Globe and Mail | August 10, 2017 - 06:50 | Martin Petty
Ottawa firefighters were called to a Vanier restaurant for a kitchen fire on Wednesday night. Ottawa fire dispatch received a call about a fire at YKO Chicken BBQ on McArthur Avenue at 7:41 p.m. Firefighters say “the deep fryer was fully involved” but had not determined the exact cause of the fire.
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Ottawa Sun | August 10, 2017 - 06:29 |
‘I am pleased and relieved to confirm that Pastor Lim has been released from jail in North Korea and that he will soon be reunited with his family and friends in Canada’
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The Globe and Mail | August 10, 2017 - 06:06 | LAURA STONE, CAMPBELL CLARK And NATHAN VANDERKLIPPE
The Vavilov brothers were born in Canada to deep-cover Soviet agents, so Ottawa stripped them of their citizenship. Inside their fight to finally come home. The post The Russian spies who raised us appeared first on Macleans.ca.
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Macleans | August 10, 2017 - 06:00 | Michael Friscolanti
Broken mailbox An Ottawa Community Housing resident is upset mail isn't being delivered to him because his mailbox is broken.
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CBC News - Ottawa | August 10, 2017 - 06:00 | Idil Mussa

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