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Company is launching a Canadian ‘election-integrity initiative’ to help politicians, parties protect accounts in lead-up to next election
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The Globe and Mail | October 19, 2017 - 06:00 | DANIEL LEBLANC
Marijuana The Liberal government's point man on pot legalization says strict safeguards will be put in place for home delivery of the drug once it is available for purchase online as planned.
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CBC News - Canada | October 19, 2017 - 05:00 | Hannah Thibedeau
Ottawa Fall Weather The warm weather expected to stick around for the weekend.
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CBC News - Ottawa | October 19, 2017 - 05:00 | Ian Black
POT1 A Toronto marijuana retailer heads to court Thursday morning hoping to convince a judge that many of the charges laid after last year's wide-ranging Project Claudia raids are...
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CBC News - Ottawa | October 19, 2017 - 05:00 | Michael Smee
War flowers An touching collection of wartime correspondence between a Canadian soldier and his young daughter has made its way to the Canadian War Museum.
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CBC News - Ottawa | October 19, 2017 - 05:00 | CBC News
Mo at football game A recent high school football game in Moncton took an ugly turn when Syrian students became the targets of racial slurs and aggressive behaviour in the stands.
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CBC News - Canada | October 19, 2017 - 05:00 | Vanessa Blanch
82942645 The lofty days of $100-a-barrel oil are a distant memory, and thousands of skilled people are out of work in Calgary. The city thinks it can...
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CBC News - Canada | October 19, 2017 - 05:00 | Erin Collins
bishop raposo A Canadian man was one of more than a dozen members of a self-described cult to be detained in a rocky incident last weekend in Costa Rica.
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CBC News - Canada | October 19, 2017 - 04:30 | CBC News
Candles at Derksen home The parents of a slain Winnipeg teenager lit candles to keep her spirit alive Wednesday night — just hours after a judge found the man convicted in 2011 of second-degree murder not guilty following a retrial.
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CBC News - Canada | October 19, 2017 - 01:18 | Austin Grabish
The post Gord Downie memorial: Fans in Kingston belt ‘Ahead by a Century’ appeared first on Macleans.ca.
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Macleans | October 18, 2017 - 23:40 | Angelyn Francis
A jury in Saskatchewan is being asked to decide whether an injury that left a Paralympian a quadriplegic was a tragic accident or because of an unsafe pool.
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CTV News - National | October 18, 2017 - 23:32 | Jennifer Graham
Rozon said on his Facebook page he is no longer president of the comedy festival, vice-president of the Montreal Chamber of Commerce or involved with the city’s 375th anniversary celebrations
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The Globe and Mail | October 18, 2017 - 23:26 |
“We don’t need Tasers. We need de-escalation,” Toronto lawyer argues during public meeting on greater deployment of devices among city’s officers.
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The Toronto Star | October 18, 2017 - 23:17 | Wendy Gillis - News reporter
The Mounties were investigating after a prized horse that appeared in Canada's biggest rodeos was hit and killed on a highway near Bonnyville, shortly after a herd was intentionally released from a livestock pen. Early Tuesday, someone opened a gate on a property south of Muriel Lake, RCMP said in a news release. About 30 horses, including a "prize
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Ottawa Sun | October 18, 2017 - 22:55 |
A Wainwright-based soldier has entered not-guilty pleas to charges related to online luring and child porn. Steven Massey, 32, was arrested and charged in June after a joint investigation by the province's Internet Child Exploitation Unit and U.S. Homeland Security.It's alleged Massey, a mobile support equipment operator with the Canadian Forces, a
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Ottawa Sun | October 18, 2017 - 22:52 |
Ottawa has said regulations must be in place by July 1 and the B.C. government announced last month that it wants public input on shaping the rules
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The Globe and Mail | October 18, 2017 - 22:20 | GEMMA KARSTENS-SMITH
Health and legal experts are urging caution about the idea of charging fentanyl dealers with manslaughter
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The Globe and Mail | October 18, 2017 - 22:09 | ANDREA WOO

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