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The December 2016 blaze was the deadliest fire in the United States since 100 people perished in a 2003 Rhode Island nightclub fire
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The Globe and Mail | February 20, 2018 - 16:32 |
Proposed bill would reduce procurement opportunities for states that adopt Buy American provisions
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The Globe and Mail | February 20, 2018 - 16:27 | Paola Loriggio
Trump’s announcement comes in the wake of the shooting at a Florida high school last week that left 17 dead, renewing the debate over how to prevent mass shootings.
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The Toronto Star | February 20, 2018 - 16:27 | Catherine Lucey - The Associated Press,Ken Thomas
Pope Francis has strongly backed Bishop Juan Barros, who is accused by victims of witnessing and ignoring the abuse of young parishioners by the Rev. Fernando Karadima
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The Globe and Mail | February 20, 2018 - 16:25 | Patricia Luna
The Liberal MP says she received the diagnosis in the last week and will be taking medical leave to be treated.
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The Toronto Star | February 20, 2018 - 16:22 | The Canadian Press
Zahid says she is ‘determined to fight this diagnosis and to continue my work in service of the people of Scarborough Centre’
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The Globe and Mail | February 20, 2018 - 16:10 |
Hedley The Juno Awards will not be naming replacement nominees now that embattled rockers Hedley have withdrawn from consideration for group of the year, pop album of the year and the fan choice prize.
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CBC News - Canada | February 20, 2018 - 16:10 | Michael Oliveira
Mosaïvernales illuminated Rain and warmer temperatures have put an early end to Mosaïvernales, the outdoor winter sculpture festival in Gatineau, and organizers confirmed Tuesday they won't come close to the number of visitors they were hoping for.
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CBC News - Ottawa | February 20, 2018 - 16:10 | CBC News
Dr. Rodion Kunynetz was found guilty of sexual abuse for groping one patient’s breasts.
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The Toronto Star | February 20, 2018 - 16:01 | Jacques Gallant - Legal Affairs Reporter
Merchants’ street hockey tournament was intended to show just how desolate the street has become when in fact it does the opposite by revealing the possibilities, Edward Keenan writes.
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The Toronto Star | February 20, 2018 - 15:51 | Edward Keenan - Star Columnist
The confrontation pits the Turkish army and allied Syrian rebel groups directly against the military alliance backing the government of President Bashar al-Assad
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The Globe and Mail | February 20, 2018 - 15:49 | Gulsen Solaker and Ellen Francis
The former operator of a wedding decor business in B.C. is facing more legal action following his conviction for secretly recording two workers while they used the employee washroom. Andy Anthony Raddysh is named in two civil lawsuits.
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CTV News - National | February 20, 2018 - 15:48 |
Ryan Mclennan The head of the Kidney Foundation in Calgary says the family that put up billboards seeking donors is helping everyone waiting for a transplant.
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CBC News - Canada | February 20, 2018 - 15:46 | CBC News
Charlotte Smith A three-day symposium in Ottawa is bringing together homeless youth, service providers and policy makers to try to find solutions to...
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CBC News - Ottawa | February 20, 2018 - 15:42 | Kimberley Molina
The evidence heard at the preliminary hearing is covered by a court-ordered publication ban.
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The Toronto Star | February 20, 2018 - 15:35 | Wendy Gillis - Crime Reporter
Committee of British MPs hears from aid sector after Oxfam scandal that has led to a drop in donations and calls for cuts to government funding
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The Globe and Mail | February 20, 2018 - 15:33 | PAUL WALDIE
MPP Randy Hillier, who supports former MPP Christine Elliott in the race to lead the PCs in the June provincial election, said he’ll file a complaint with Ontario’s Integrity Commissioner.
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The Toronto Star | February 20, 2018 - 15:30 | Rob Ferguson - Queen's Park Bureau,Robert Benzie - Queen's Park Bureau Chief
The Fairness in Procurement Act would allow Ontario to “take responsive and proportional action to discriminatory” trade practice by American states.
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The Toronto Star | February 20, 2018 - 15:30 | Robert Benzie - Queen's Park Bureau Chief
Tina Fontaine This is what witnesses said happened during Tina Fontaine's time in Winnipeg before she died, and what police did after her body was found.
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CBC News - Canada | February 20, 2018 - 15:21 | CBC News

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