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Around 1,000 to 2,000 protesters rally in Tel Aviv square
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The Globe and Mail | February 16, 2018 - 08:11 |
David Foucher (left) and Guillaume Donovan Thunder Bay court Feb. 5, 2018 After over a week of proceedings, closing arguments are expected...
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CBC News - Ottawa | February 16, 2018 - 08:00 | CBC News
The Ontario government is entering an agreement with LinkedIn to use data to find new trade opportunities.
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The Toronto Star | February 16, 2018 - 08:00 | Robert Benzie - Queen's Park Bureau Chief
'We’ve created a bond you can’t break,' 16-year-old Jonathan Blank said. 'Going through a situation like this has brought us even closer together.'
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The Toronto Star | February 16, 2018 - 07:52 | Jason Dearen - The Associated Press
Talk about freaky Friday weather. From a balmy morning, we’re headed to a forecast frosty afternoon with frigid winds and likely flurries. The early-morning temperature was 3 C and it was 1 C by 7 a.m. The forecast is -4 C by afternoon with a 60 per cent chance of flurries and northwest winds at 30 km/h. Skies clear by evening and winds drop off as the mercury plunges to -13 C. For Saturday, expect mainly sunny skies with increasing cloudiness near noon, a high of -3 C and a low of -6 C with a 30 per cent chance of overnight flurries. Near record warmth. Today's ~4pm...
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Ottawa Citizen | February 16, 2018 - 07:39 | Megan Gillis
Booth Street redevelopment The company redeveloping the former campus of Natural Resources Canada on Booth Street is planning half a dozen highrise towers, but says it will maintain the heritage feel of the area and iconic smokestack...
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CBC News - Ottawa | February 16, 2018 - 07:37 | CBC
The idea, tucked into President Donald Trump’s 2019 budget, has caused a firestorm, prompting scathing criticism from Democrats and nutrition experts who say its primary purpose is to punish the poor
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The Globe and Mail | February 16, 2018 - 07:25 | Juliet Linderman
Last fall, a Mississippi bail bondsman and video blogger noticed a comment on one of his YouTube videos that said, ‘I’m going to be a professional school shooter,’ left by someone with the username ‘Nikolas Cruz’
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The Globe and Mail | February 16, 2018 - 07:24 | Michael Balsamo And Sadie Gurman
blondin-ivanie-180216-1180 Canadian speed skater Ivanie Blondin finished fifth in the women's 5,000-metre final on...
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CBC News - Ottawa | February 16, 2018 - 07:21 | CBC Sports
Pedestrian struck Police are looking for a driver suspected of striking and killing a woman as she crossed the street in Mississauga and then fled the scene Thursday night.
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CBC News - Canada | February 16, 2018 - 07:01 | CBC News
Also: Common misconceptions about the flu, and why you should get the shot
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The Globe and Mail | February 16, 2018 - 06:51 | KRISTENE QUAN AND SHELBY BLACKLEY
Challenger 601 The provincial government says it will allow parents to accompany their children on medical evacuation flights. The announcement comes after repeated calls to end the practice of airlifting them alone...
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CBC News - Canada | February 16, 2018 - 06:32 | CBC News
Montreal weather snow slush sidewalk Follow live traffic updates during Ottawa Morning from 5:30 to 8:30 a.m. and All in a Day from 3 to 6 p.m.
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CBC News - Ottawa | February 16, 2018 - 06:26 | Doug Hempstead
A Progressive Conservative government in Ontario would not implement a planned minimum wage increase next year, no matter who ends up winning the race to lead the party through the spring election.
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CTV News - National | February 16, 2018 - 06:24 |
Victoria Way van Piggelen Victoria Way-van Piggelen has lived in Nunavut for six years, but said she's not ready to take it on as a last name.
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CBC News - Canada | February 16, 2018 - 06:00 | Sara Frizzell
ONT Opposition Debate 20180215 While the big-name candidates in the Ontario PC leadership played it safe during the first debate of the contest, they let Tanya...
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CBC News - Canada | February 16, 2018 - 06:00 | Mike Crawley
rachel-homan Canadian skip Rachel Homan’s struggles continued at the Olympics on Friday. The Ottawa native played another sloppy match en route to a 9-8 loss to Denmark. The Canadian women are now 0-3 and in danger of missing the medal round at this rate.
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CBC News - Ottawa | February 16, 2018 - 05:18 | CBC Sports
Several major renovations and brand-new buildings are set for completion in the coming years, each promising to bring life back to the Alberta capital’s core
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The Globe and Mail | February 16, 2018 - 05:00 | ROBERT EVERETT-GREEN
Transport Minister Marc Garneau has instructed his officials to explore 'all possible options' to crack down on the dangerous practice of aiming laser pointers at aircraft.
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CTV News - National | February 16, 2018 - 04:11 |

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