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FrontPageNationalVaping Parents concerned about their child's growing vaping habit should clear the air before it becomes a serious addiction, according to health and behavioural experts.
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CBC News - Ottawa | January 19, 2019 - 04:00 | CBC News
Cynthia Dale Some Ottawa attorneys are using the office sports pool format to determine who's the all-time best fictional lawyer.
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CBC News - Ottawa | January 19, 2019 - 04:00 | Mario Carlucci
Senators Hurricanes Hockey Bobby Ryan and Mark Stone scored 13 seconds apart in the second period, and the Ottawa Senators beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-1 Friday night.
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CBC News - Ottawa | January 18, 2019 - 22:40 | The Associated Press
Methamphetamine addiction is growing and that’s leaving some grandparents with little choice but to cancel retirement so that they can look after their grandchildren full-time.
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CTV News - National | January 18, 2019 - 22:25 | CTVNews.ca Staff
A lead investigator in a gang-related mass murder in British Columbia has been handed a conditional sentence to be served in the community after he pleaded guilty to breach of trust and obstruction of justice.
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CTV News - National | January 18, 2019 - 21:54 |
Pipeline Refund 20181227 Around 550 customers in Ottawa's Blackburn Hamlet and Innes Park neighbourhoods are without heat after a gas line...
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CBC News - Ottawa | January 18, 2019 - 18:56 | CBC News
The government’s announcement this week that it will review the governance of eight regional municipalities and the County of Simcoe has sparked a mix of speculation, concern and hope across the large part of the province that’s affected.
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The Toronto Star | January 18, 2019 - 18:44 | Jason Miller - Staff Reporter
The Ford government’s plan to cut tuition by 10 per cent has a populist appeal but it’s only a matter of time before the bubble bursts, Martin Regg Cohn writes.
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The Toronto Star | January 18, 2019 - 18:41 | Martin Regg Cohn - Ontario Politics Columnist
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau acknowledged that whatever good economic news his government might trumpet, not all Canadians are feeling confident.
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The Toronto Star | January 18, 2019 - 18:20 | Bruce Campion-Smith - Ottawa Bureau
The majority of funds needed to keep the city’s transit in good repair over the next 15 years are for subways and stations — and far exceeds the amount the PCs have pledge to spend if they upload the system.
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The Toronto Star | January 18, 2019 - 18:15 | Ben Spurr - Transportation Reporter
Two witnesses at the trial of a Montreal man accused of killing his ailing wife told a jury Friday the accused admitted to taking the woman's life.
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CTV News - National | January 18, 2019 - 18:03 |
Sydney Call Centre workers Spirits were high at the Sydney Call Centre on Friday for the first payday under new management.
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CBC News - Canada | January 18, 2019 - 17:49 | Holly Conners
Hazel McCallion Ontario Premier Doug Ford has appointed Hazel McCallion, the 97-year-old former mayor of Mississauga, Ont., as a special...
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CBC News - Canada | January 18, 2019 - 17:41 | CBC News
The former Mississauga mayor, who served from 1978 to 2014, will offer advice to the Ontario government on a range of municipal issues.
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The Toronto Star | January 18, 2019 - 17:15 | Robert Benzie - Queen's Park Bureau Chief
Endless Winter 20180417 The Ontario government's plan to allow university and college students to opt out of many mandatory fees has sent many student groups that depend on that money into financial limbo.
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CBC News - Ottawa | January 18, 2019 - 17:14 | Kate Porter
Ontario Premier Doug Ford has appointed former Mississauga mayor Hazel McCallion as a special adviser. McCallion served as mayor of the city west of Toronto from 1978 to 2014.
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CTV News - National | January 18, 2019 - 17:13 |
Zainab A. and Chelby Marie Daigle New voices in comedy, sunny samba and a tribute to a Canadian jazz legend are all on the list for the weekend.
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CBC News - Ottawa | January 18, 2019 - 16:16 | Sandra Abma
f62t9479_20190118105405269.jpg Canada's Brooke Henderson has moved into sole possession of first place at the halfway mark of the LPGA Tour's season opener. The 21-year-old native of Smiths Falls, Ont., carded a four-under 67...
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CBC News - Ottawa | January 18, 2019 - 16:02 | The Canadian Press
A new study has found that although the unemployment gap between university-educated immigrants and their Canadian-born counterparts is narrowing, the demand for Canadian job experience remains a key barrier for newcomers.
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The Toronto Star | January 18, 2019 - 16:01 | Nicholas Keung - Immigration Reporter
Israeli police have arrested 11 suspects in Tel Aviv after authorities in Halifax found nearly five kilograms of cocaine in a container headed for the Middle East.
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CTV News - National | January 18, 2019 - 15:51 |

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