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Canada's top general is promising better support for victims of military sexual misconduct, but says he will not get rid of a regulation that Canada's auditor general has warned discourages some victims from coming forward.
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CTV News - National | January 20, 2019 - 09:06 | Lee Berthiaume
Due to weather conditions, a winter overnight parking ban is in effect tonight between 1 a.m. and 7 a.m. across Ottawa. This overnight parking ban will remain in effect until the City announces it has been lifted. During an overnight parking ban, residents are reminded that there is no parking on city streets so that crews can plow easily and effectively. Vehicles parked on the street during an overnight parking ban may be ticketed and towed. On-street parking permit holders are exempt from this restriction. Non permit holders can avoid fines by not parking on the street overnight....
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City of Ottawa | January 20, 2019 - 08:45 | City of Ottawa - Media Relations / Ville d'Ottawa - Relations avec les médias
WEA Messy Weather 20181227 Snow, heavy rain and high winds are hitting the Maritime provinces today, with winter...
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CBC News - Canada | January 20, 2019 - 07:43 | CBC News
Winter weather Environment Canada meteorologist Alexandre Parent has analyzed data going back decades and says he can't find a similar storm. The closest example is 1920, he says.
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CBC News - Ottawa | January 20, 2019 - 07:41 | CBC News
Winter weather Across Quebec, Environment Canada is warning of winter storm conditions as, along with falling snow, strong winds, cold and extensive blowing snow are expected.
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CBC News - Canada | January 20, 2019 - 07:41 | CBC News
No winning ticket was sold for the $17-million jackpot in Saturday night's Lotto 649 draw.
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CTV News - National | January 20, 2019 - 07:29 |
An elected band council member of the Wet'suwet'en First Nation says it was a difficult decision to sign a benefit sharing agreement with Coastal GasLink that would allow for a natural gas pipeline through the Wet'suwet'en territory, but a necessary one.
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CTV News - National | January 20, 2019 - 07:17 | Amy Smart
Almost 20 years ago, Vancouver Island’s Shelley Albeluhn uploaded her experimental banana bread recipe to Allrecipes. 35 million views later, it may very well be the most-viewed banana bread recipe in the world.
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The Toronto Star | January 20, 2019 - 07:00 | Megan Ogilvie - Data Reporter
Peter Wells, Anna Cuylits and Catherine Read Ottawa snow moles January 2019 A group of intrepid seniors are taking to the streets to report on the state of Ottawa's sidewalks during the winter months.
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CBC News - Ottawa | January 20, 2019 - 05:00 | CBC News
Canada Post talks 20160825 As arbitration grinds on at Canada Post following back-to-work legislation, the union has made a series of proposals beyond standard contract negotiations on wages and...
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CBC News - Canada | January 20, 2019 - 04:00 | Chris Arsenault
Dennis Fitt, Telus, Bell and Shaw are all raising prices on select internet plans over the next few months. The hikes come on the heels of internet price increases by Telus, Shaw, Bell and Rogers in 2018.
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CBC News - Canada | January 20, 2019 - 04:00 | Sophia Harris
Julie Payette Interview 20181217 The Liberal government says public servants are being shortchanged in Canada's awards and honours system, and so has started a quota system to ensure federal departments nominate...
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CBC News - Canada | January 20, 2019 - 04:00 | Dean Beeby
Hailey Gillis One year after allegations of sexual misconduct against its founder and artistic director Albert Schultz cast a shadow on Toronto's critically hailed Soulpepper Theatre, the theatre has managed to survive, thanks to steady audience support and...
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CBC News - Canada | January 20, 2019 - 04:00 | Deana Sumanac-Johnson
Calabogie Skicross course Dozens of racers will be tearing down a specially-designed skicross track west of Ottawa this weekend — one that local college students helped build.
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CBC News - Ottawa | January 20, 2019 - 04:00 | CBC News
Froid'Art- 5- January 2019 An outdoor art exhibit in Kingston, Ont., featuring bright paintings encased in ice could be melting away for good come spring if no one steps up to help.
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CBC News - Ottawa | January 20, 2019 - 04:00 | CBC News
Warm panzanella There's something about making a meal from your favourite cookbook. Even better? Making that meal with other people. Chef Tanya Skeates used that logic when she decided to create her new Feast Family Cookbook Club.
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CBC News - Ottawa | January 20, 2019 - 04:00 | CBC News
Parliament 20181015 Scheer didn’t face the same hostile elements or random hecklers that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has dealt with at his...
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CBC News - Canada | January 20, 2019 - 01:06 | Mark Gollom
dunn-vince-011919 Carl Gunnarsson scored the go-ahead goal with 7:44 left in the third period, lifting the St. Louis Blues to a 3-2 win over the Ottawa Senators on Saturday night...
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CBC News - Ottawa | January 19, 2019 - 22:06 | Joe Harris
“No explanation of any kind has been provided,” Justice David E. Harris said of the Crown’s delay in disclosing cellphone evidence to the defence in a drug importation case.
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The Toronto Star | January 19, 2019 - 20:00 | Jacques Gallant - Legal Affairs Reporter
The Dufferin-Bloor neighbourhood is ground zero for major developments that will bring thousands of new residents to an area that is already jam packed — and that has community members nervous.
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The Toronto Star | January 19, 2019 - 20:00 | Donovan Vincent - Housing Reporter,Donovan Vincent Housing Reporter

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