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The Well Canadian mall owners and developers were already in the process of getting approval for major makeovers - now Sears gives them all the more...
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CBC News - Canada | June 25, 2017 - 05:00 | Dianne Buckner
The Well Canadian mall owners and developers were already in the process of getting approval for major makeovers - now Sears gives them all the more...
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CBC News - Ottawa | June 25, 2017 - 05:00 | Dianne Buckner
Strawberries Rideau Pines Farm Ottawa-area strawberry growers are enjoying the fruits of a good harvest this year, after a wet spring set other crops back...
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CBC News - Ottawa | June 25, 2017 - 05:00 | Andrew Foote
Palbinder Kaur Shergill Justice Palbinder Kaur Shergill will be a judge at B.C. Supreme Court in New Westminster.
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CBC News - Canada | June 24, 2017 - 22:52 | Lien Yeung
The American Civil Liberties Union asked a U.S. judge on Saturday to expand an order that temporarily blocks the deportation of 114 Iraqis in Michigan, to cover Iraqis nationwide, according to a court filing.
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The Globe and Mail | June 24, 2017 - 22:50 | Ian Simpson
Unions say help in classrooms needed as teachers, education assistants say incidents on the rise.
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The Toronto Star | June 24, 2017 - 22:42 | Kristin Rushowy - Queen's Park Bureau
His tweets came after it was revealed Friday that the Obama White House had received intelligence regarding Russian President Vladimir Putin’s direct involvement in the 2016 U.S. election.
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The Toronto Star | June 24, 2017 - 22:37 | Avi Selk, Amy B Wang - The Washington Post
Eleven days after laying his son to rest, Frank J. Kerrigan got a call from a friend.
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Ottawa Sun | June 24, 2017 - 22:29 |
“When somebody tells me my son is dead, when they have fingerprints, I believe them,” said Frank J. Kerrigan after being told the coroner’s office had made a mistake in identifying a body.
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The Toronto Star | June 24, 2017 - 22:26 | Associated Press
The poll also found that 80 per cent of respondents support a safe network of bike lanes across the city, and 69 per cent want to keep the Bloor St. bicycle lanes
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The Toronto Star | June 24, 2017 - 21:55 | Kate Allen - Science and Technology reporter
Christian Pilon 2 Christian Pilon, a Métis man in Ottawa, shares his culture by teaching others how to build birchbark canoes.
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CBC News - Canada | June 24, 2017 - 21:35 | Samantha Lui,Cross Country Checkup
Christian Pilon 2 Christian Pilon, a Métis man in Ottawa, shares his culture by teaching others how to build birchbark canoes.
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CBC News - Ottawa | June 24, 2017 - 21:35 | Samantha Lui,Cross Country Checkup
To celebrate our country’s birthday, the Star is showcasing 150 of the quintessential Canadian sporting characters and moments of the last 150 years. In Part 4 of our 10-part series, we shed light on some of the more disappointing and heartbreaking events in our history:
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The Toronto Star | June 24, 2017 - 21:22 | Kerry Gillespie - Sports reporter, Doug Smith - Sports Reporter
The 20-minute movie is playing for free in Regent Park until Sunday before travelling throughout Ontario and abroad.
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The Toronto Star | June 24, 2017 - 21:04 | Sandro Contenta - News, Insight
Ottawa Paramedics A 13-year-old boy is in critical condition after paramedics were called out to a residential pool in Orléans Saturday evening and found the boy in cardiac arrest.
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CBC News - Ottawa | June 24, 2017 - 20:53 | CBC News
BOSTON — Artifacts connected to some of the nation’s most notorious gangsters sold for more than $100,000 at auction Saturday.
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Ottawa Sun | June 24, 2017 - 20:39 |
If this were a hockey practice, it would be called a flow drill.While thousands of spectators exited the west end of TD Place after the Ottawa Fury soccer game on Saturday afternoon, thousands more were lined up at the east end to enter the Escapade Music Festival. A bird’s-eye view would have suggested a very organized ant colony at work.
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Ottawa Sun | June 24, 2017 - 20:34 |
A 13-year-old boy was taken to hospital in critical condition on Saturday evening after Ottawa paramedics were called to a residential pool in Orléans. Paramedics received a call at 6:07 and said in a tweet they found the boy in cardiac arrest in a pool on Fortune Street near Highway 174 and Orléans Boulevard. Family members had initiated CPR.
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Ottawa Sun | June 24, 2017 - 20:23 |
Ottawa police responded to 103 incidents of hate crime in 2016, the highest count for such activities in the past five years. The number of incidents police officers were called to last year represented a 30.4-per-cent jump from the 79 they responded to in 2015.
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Ottawa Sun | June 24, 2017 - 20:11 |

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