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No winning ticket was sold for the $22 million jackpot in Saturday night's Lotto 649 draw.
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CTV News - National | August 19, 2018 - 07:28 |
Winnipeg Theatre fire Two pieces of a 135-year-old Winnipeg theatre are for sale on Kijiji, decades after the theatre was destroyed in a deadly fire a local historian says shocked the city.
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CBC News - Canada | August 19, 2018 - 07:00 | CBC News
bobby watt A judge in Saint John has ordered Ottawa-based stonemason Bobby Watt to pay $132,000 to a Saint John subcontractor.
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CBC News - Ottawa | August 19, 2018 - 07:00 | Connell Smith
Buck N' Nice Ottawa Music You might not think of Ottawa as a hotbed of hip-hop music, but the team over at Shifter Magazine begs to differ, and they've compiled a playlist to prove it.
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CBC News - Ottawa | August 19, 2018 - 07:00 | CBC News
There is fierce disagreement in the Ontario town about whether the inquiry is needed.
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The Toronto Star | August 19, 2018 - 06:00 | Betsy Powell - Court Reporter
Sidewalk Toronto After Sidewalk Labs revealed its most detailed plans to transform a 12-acre site on Toronto's waterfront, major questions remain about how the company will turn its bold ideas into a real neighbourhood.
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CBC News - Canada | August 19, 2018 - 05:00 | Nick Boisvert
blind soccer Blind soccer is kicking off in Ottawa, and it's making a lot of noise.
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CBC News - Ottawa | August 19, 2018 - 05:00 | Krystalle Ramlakhan
USA-AUTOSHOW/ The use of hydrogen is still in its infancy, but the potential is significant for how one of the most abundant elements in the...
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CBC News - Canada | August 19, 2018 - 04:00 | Kyle Bakx
kochin kitchen partners The community is coming together to help those affected by floods in Kerala, India that have killed more than 300 people — the worst flooding in the state in a century...
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CBC News - Ottawa | August 19, 2018 - 04:00 | Krystalle Ramlakhan
Prison Farms Protest 20100723 The group Save Our Prison Farms has held a vigil in...
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CBC News - Ottawa | August 19, 2018 - 04:00 | CBC News
The man was found with a gunshot wound and no vital signs. Police say there is no suspect information at this time.
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The Toronto Star | August 19, 2018 - 03:18 | Alexandra Jones - Staff Reporter
Toronto police are investigating after two people were stabbed in Etobicoke Saturday evening. One person has died in hospital and a second victim, a 15-year-old boy, was rushed to a trauma centre in critical condition.
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The Toronto Star | August 19, 2018 - 03:10 | Ilya Bañares - Staff Reporter
GE Peterborough retirees call for overhaul of how province’s compensation board treats occupational diseases
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The Toronto Star | August 19, 2018 - 01:28 | Sara Mojtehedzadeh - Work and Wealth Reporter
Kyle Howard-Muthulingam, 16, died Friday, Aug. 10, after jumping into the water to help rescue a mother and child in distress at Woodbine Beach.
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The Toronto Star | August 19, 2018 - 01:27 | Raju Mudhar - Staff Reporter
An 82-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene, and a 32-year-old woman is in hospital with life-threatening injuries.
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The Toronto Star | August 19, 2018 - 01:27 | Ilya Bañares - Staff Reporter
Police in Toronto have made an arrest in an alleged assault on a newspaper photographer in the city's downtown.
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CTV News - National | August 18, 2018 - 22:06 |
The public spat between Ontario Premier Doug Ford and Toronto Mayor John Tory continues through the weekend. The Premier is requesting Tory bring up “guns and gangs” at the special city council meeting on Monday, but the Mayor claims that’s impossible.
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The Toronto Star | August 18, 2018 - 20:49 | Ilya Bañares - Staff Reporter
New voices A six-week program at SAW Video is hoping to inspire young people from the city's refugee and immigrant communities to use video to tell stories — especially...
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CBC News - Ottawa | August 18, 2018 - 18:00 | CBC News
New evacuation orders have been issued for parts of north-central British Columbia being battered by wildfires, while residents of the region are hoping for more wind to clear out the smoke.
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CTV News - National | August 18, 2018 - 17:44 |
Quebec liquor board employees say they will hold a second one-day strike on Wednesday -- a day before the provincial election campaign kicks off.
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CTV News - National | August 18, 2018 - 17:06 |

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