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A lucky Ontario resident is set to become Canada’s newest multimillionaire, collecting a whopping $55 million Lotto Max jackpot Thursday morning.
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CTV News - National | May 23, 2019 - 09:12 |
OPH says this case is not related to the previous cases reported earlier this year but it may be related to international travel.
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Global News - Ottawa | May 23, 2019 - 08:37 | Christopher Whan
Toronto Hydro says about 3,800 customers are without power in the east-end of the city following a transformer fire on Thursday.
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Global News - Canada | May 23, 2019 - 08:29 | Gabby Rodrigues
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is to vindicate Chief Poundmaker during a ceremony at the reserve in Saskatchewan that bears his name - Poundmaker Cree Nation.
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Global News - Canada | May 23, 2019 - 08:20 |
Ten former Ontario health ministers representing three political parties are urging the provincial government to reverse its 'drastic' cuts to public-health funding.
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Global News - Ottawa | May 23, 2019 - 08:02 |
Ten former Ontario health ministers representing three political parties are urging the provincial government to reverse its cuts to public-health funding.
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CTV News - National | May 23, 2019 - 07:50 |
paramedic chief Michel Chrétien The United Counties of Prescott and Russell are moving ahead with a plan that will stop its paramedics from answering non-emergency calls in neighbouring...
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CBC News - Ottawa | May 23, 2019 - 07:42 | CBC News
Any one of Halifax, Rouyn-Noranda or Guelph could have earned a berth in Sunday's tournament final based on Wednesday's outcome.
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Global News - Ottawa | May 23, 2019 - 07:31 |
 Hans Langenbahn When you're done your morning coffee the cup might be empty, but there was a lot left behind in the process of making it.
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CBC News - Ottawa | May 23, 2019 - 07:23 | CBC News
A Canadian instructor has been fired from the unlicensed daycare centre where he worked in Japan, after a co-worker shared secretly-captured videos that appeared to show him roughly handling and hitting young children.
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CTV News - National | May 23, 2019 - 07:12 | Jackie Dunham
Sgt. John Albert Collis Recently discovered remains of a Royal Hamilton Light Infantry soldier who died in the Second World War will be buried with the rest of his body in a French grave nearly 75 years after his death.
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CBC News - Canada | May 23, 2019 - 07:07 | Dan Taekema
Welcome to a sneak peek of the Maclean’s Politics Insider newsletter. Sign-up at the bottom of the page to get it delivered straight to your inbox. Ship shape: It is no secret Canadian governments have a terrible track record when it comes to big procurement programs, so there was appropriate skepticism alongside joy at shipyards across the country when Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced the government is commissioning 18 new vessels for the Canadian Coast Guard. Total bill (for now): $15.7 billion. “Canadians deserve better than having this fleet rust out, and dealing with...
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Macleans | May 23, 2019 - 07:00 | Maclean's
It is beyond time to recognize the legendary Cree chief’s true character as a skilled orator and peacemaker, says a councillor at the Poundmaker Cree Nation who fought for Thursday’s exoneration by the federal government.
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The Toronto Star | May 23, 2019 - 07:00 | Brennan Doherty - Star Calgary
Toronto Fire says a three-alarm fire broke out at an abandoned building, which used to be the historic Peacock Hotel, in the Junction area Thursday morning.
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Global News - Canada | May 23, 2019 - 06:46 | Gabby Rodrigues
Detour The city's recommended detour to get around the Bronson Avenue project has issues of its own.
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CBC News - Ottawa | May 23, 2019 - 06:38 | Doug Hempstead
Ontario Provincial Police have closed all eastbound 401 lanes at County Road 6 in Odessa. COLLISION: #Hwy401 EB just after County Rd 6 #Kingston #Odessa – 2 vehicles , debris across lanes. #OPP and EMS enroute. ^ag #TGK — OPPCommunicationsER (@OPP_COMM_ER) May 23, 2019 The OPP reporting that a 2 vehicle collision is behind the...
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Global News - Canada | May 23, 2019 - 06:20 | Paul Soucy
Fire workers arrived to a scene of heavy smoke and large flames at the building located 2762 Dundas St. W. east of Keele St. around 3:30 a.m. Thursday.
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The Toronto Star | May 23, 2019 - 06:05 | Temur Durrani - Staff Reporter
The City is planning to dismantle homeless encampments on public property, but those who live there and those who support them say that won't solve the problem.
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Global News - Canada | May 23, 2019 - 06:00 | Marek Tkach
In the wake of the Alabama bill, women have been speaking out on social media, sharing their reasons why they got an abortion to end the stigma.
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Global News - Canada | May 23, 2019 - 06:00 | Rebecca Joseph
An open letter to the current health minister says such cuts make “no economic sense” because “much of the work that public health does is preventative.”
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The Toronto Star | May 23, 2019 - 06:00 | Kristin Rushowy - Queen's Park Bureau

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