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The organizers of Toronto's Pride Parade say police are once again welcome to participate in the event after being banned from marching while in uniform for the past two years.
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CTV News - National | October 16, 2018 - 09:42 |
Toronto police officers will be permitted to march in the parade in uniform next summer after visible police presence was banned from the last two festivities.
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The Toronto Star | October 16, 2018 - 09:42 | Alexandra Jones - Staff Reporter
Ukee sea lion 2 Last week the Vancouver Aquarium met one of its biggest rescue challenges — transporting a massive Steller sea lion suffering from bullet wounds in Ucluelet to safety.
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CBC News - Canada | October 16, 2018 - 09:37 | CBC News
A British petty officer has testified he overheard a woman who alleges she was gang raped tell her friend that she was going to "sleep with" a sailor on the night in question.
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CTV News - National | October 16, 2018 - 09:10 | Aly Thomson
Abbott Nutrition Abbott Nutrition is recalling a number of canned nutritional beverages due to possible bacterial contamination, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency says.
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CBC News - Canada | October 16, 2018 - 09:10 | The Canadian Press
Toronto police pride parade Toronto police will be allowed to apply to march in uniform in the 2019 Pride parade after they were banned from the annual summer event the last two years.
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CBC News - Canada | October 16, 2018 - 08:57 | CBC News
Ottawa Paramedics Ottawa paramedics say emergency crews are responding to a call a small plane has crashed into a house near Ottawa's western border.
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CBC News - Ottawa | October 16, 2018 - 08:48 | CBC News
Ottawa Paramedics The pilot of a plane that just missed crashing into a house in rural west Ottawa is en route to hospital with serious injuries.
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CBC News - Canada | October 16, 2018 - 08:48 | CBC News
Black bin garbage pickup truck Calgary It's an approach that would fundamentally change the way Calgarians think about their trash. And while it would come with some up-front costs, it could save us a lot of money in the long run.
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CBC News - Canada | October 16, 2018 - 08:30 | Robson Fletcher
Powerful winds are disrupting services in parts of Atlantic Canada as an intense weather system blows through the region.
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CTV News - National | October 16, 2018 - 08:01 |
Marijuana Advertising Rules 20160131 'Everybody in my circle is trying to figure out what's next — a lot of us are waiting to see which way the wind blows. The black market has two or...
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CBC News - Canada | October 16, 2018 - 08:00 | Bob Keating
The giant U.S. real estate site promised to post its first Canadian listings on Tuesday.
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The Toronto Star | October 16, 2018 - 08:00 | Tess Kalinowski - Real Estate Reporter
Caroline Lafontaine Leaders in La Vallée-de-la-Gatineau are asking for help with a sharp increase in suicides in the area.
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CBC News - Ottawa | October 16, 2018 - 07:03 | CBC News
Marijuana is not addictive in the same way harder drugs are, but many regular users have reported a psychological dependency on cannabis that can result in withdrawal symptoms and cravings. Studies such as this one by the Mayo Clinic show cannabis dependency is significantly less likely than legal substances tobacco and alcohol, as well as heroin and cocaine. There are, however, a few factors that can make someone more prone to developing a dependency on marijuana. People who consume cannabis mixed with tobacco are much more likely to develop a dependency. Mental health and genetics play...
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Macleans | October 16, 2018 - 07:00 | Maclean's
Bolante Alo The widow of a Nigerian man who died while being deported from Canada is frustrated his body still hasn't been returned home and is calling for an independent investigation.
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CBC News - Canada | October 16, 2018 - 06:30 | Sarah Rieger
ASIA-STORM/JEBI 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 | October 16, 2018 - 06:14 | Doug Hempstead
Police say a large sinkhole formed near the intersection of Eglinton Ave. E. and Mt. Pleasant Rd. overnight.
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The Toronto Star | October 16, 2018 - 05:58 | Emerald Bensadoun - Staff Reporter
ottawa police richmond dumaurier shooting A man was shot near Richmond Road and Dumaurier Avenue west of Ottawa's core early Tuesday morning.
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CBC News - Ottawa | October 16, 2018 - 05:37 | CBC News
Abbott Nutrition is recalling a number of its canned nutritional beverages due to possible bacterial contamination.
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CTV News - National | October 16, 2018 - 05:10 |
Provincial incident reports and new air quality indicators reveal public health concerns that have gone unpublicized, and unpunished, for years.
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The Toronto Star | October 16, 2018 - 05:00 | Robert Cribb - Investigative Reporter,Patti Sonntag - Institute for Investigative Journalism, Concordia University,Michael Wrobel,P.W. Elliott - University of Regina

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