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Interim Chief Steve Bell Ottawa Police July 17, 2019 Some of the people who pushed Ottawa police to embed officers back into neighbourhoods are welcoming a part of its new strategic plan.
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CBC News - Ottawa | July 18, 2019 - 07:08 | Matthew Kupfer,Ryan Tumilty
Cleared for takeoff: Since news first broke that Liberal cabinet minister Dominic LeBlanc accepted a private flight from J.D. Irving Ltd. to see a Montreal doctor about cancer treatment, and that the flight was pre-approved by Canada’s federal ethics czar, opinion has been divided over whether the flight should have been allowed. Democracy Watch slammed ethics commissioner Mario Dion for giving LeBlanc, who is battling non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma and has been told not to fly commercially, the go ahead. “The ethics commissioner acted like an unethical lapdog by approving this...
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Macleans | July 18, 2019 - 07:00 | Maclean's
sheep lambs solar energy 19/06/19 Two sheep flocks in central Alberta have been quarantined by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) for scrapie, a...
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CBC News - Canada | July 18, 2019 - 07:00 | Sarah Rieger
Pothole damage We checked with the city on one of your questions.
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CBC News - Ottawa | July 18, 2019 - 06:27 | Doug Hempstead
first responders photo A member of the Winnipeg Police Board wants the officers involved in photographing an unresponsive man last week to be...
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CBC News - Canada | July 18, 2019 - 06:00 | Marina von Stackelberg
ottawa police service new logo cruiser car A man was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries after a stabbing outside the Shepherds of Good Hope in downtown Ottawa Wednesday night.
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CBC News - Ottawa | July 18, 2019 - 05:24 | CBC News
On the day JFK promised to put an American on the moon, the U.S. had sent only one astronaut to space, and that was for only 15 minutes.
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Global News - Canada | July 18, 2019 - 05:00 | Mike Armstrong
Wesley Taylor weightlifting For years, people have debated whether even light strength training is safe for children, but now, some kids have taken it a step farther. Hundreds of children, some as young as seven, are competing in Olympic-style weightlifting across...
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CBC News - Canada | July 18, 2019 - 05:00 | Jackson Weaver
Jenn Kivimaki and family The mystery of TD customers being charged for Spotify memberships and other charges without their consent has left customers worried their bank accounts aren’t...
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CBC News - Canada | July 18, 2019 - 05:00 | Elizabeth McMillan
Demolition of Signal Hill fence Workers are at the national historic site in St. John's to remove a wooden fence that drew jeers from city residents.
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CBC News - Canada | July 18, 2019 - 04:59 | CBC News
ETHIOPIA-AIRPLANE/CANADA It's the height of the summer travel season, and if the country's major airports are anything to go by, commercial flights are humming...
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CBC News - Canada | July 18, 2019 - 04:00 | Kazi Stastna
Red-banded leafhopper Have you ever seen a weird plant or bug in your garden and wondered what it was? Many nature apps can help you identify just about any plant or animal using the camera on your smartphone. 
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CBC News - Ottawa | July 18, 2019 - 04:00 | Emily Chung
Trudeau NATO 20190715 Justin Trudeau's recent acknowledgement that he's made "mistakes" in office only drew attention to how rare it is to hear a...
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CBC News - Canada | July 18, 2019 - 04:00 | Aaron Wherry
Southeast PCH Manitoba Crown prosecutors are considering whether to lay criminal charges against a man in his 80s with dementia in the death...
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CBC News - Canada | July 18, 2019 - 04:00 | Caroline Barghout
MongolRally Three Ottawa residents left Thursday to take part in the infamous Mongol Rally,  a wild, four-week road trip from Prague to Siberia.
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CBC News - Ottawa | July 18, 2019 - 04:00 | CBC News
ottawa river weather alexandra bridge gatineau The heat will ease up today, but return again on Friday.
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CBC News - Ottawa | July 18, 2019 - 04:00 | CBC News
John Myers A former Bell High School student who was sexually abused by his music teacher in the 1970s is suing The Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre, where the teacher sought treatment.
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CBC News - Ottawa | July 18, 2019 - 04:00 | Julie Ireton
Dave Myatt One of the perks of moving into a newly built house is supposed to be the brand new appliances, but when it comes to furnaces, some homeowners are discovering that's not always what they're getting.
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CBC News - Ottawa | July 18, 2019 - 04:00 | Laura Osman
sparks street advertisement lion king disney ottawa The new remake of The Lion King has been getting some harsh reviews — and you can add Ottawa's path and sidewalk users to the list of critics.
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CBC News - Ottawa | July 18, 2019 - 04:00 | CBC News
Greg and Sheree Fertuck with son Lucas Greg Fertuck is proclaiming his innocence from behind bars, saying he only told undercover police officers he "got rid of" his...
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CBC News - Canada | July 18, 2019 - 04:00 | Alicia Bridges and Victoria Dinh

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