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Online dating profile created by ex-boyfriend makes woman target of late-night visitors

Thu, 25 May 2017 05:00:00 EDT

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The young mother shudders with fear every time the buzzer in her apartment sounds, terrified the next stranger at her door looking for sex won’t take no for an answer.




More than a million restricted, prohibited guns in Canada

Thu, 25 May 2017 05:00:00 EDT

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A year and a half after Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's government came to office promising to tighten Canada's gun laws, there are now more than a million restricted and prohibited firearms across the country.




Canadians hoarding $16B worth of unused loyalty points

Thu, 25 May 2017 05:00:00 EDT

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We all love free stuff so it’s no surprise that Canadians are pledging allegiance to multiple loyalty programs. However, many of us are not bothering to cash in on our rewards.




Government accused of hoarding Canadian history in 'secret' archives

Thu, 25 May 2017 05:00:00 EDT

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Some of Canada’s leading historians say the federal government is putting this country’s historical record at risk by hoarding piles of documents inside secret archives that together would make a stack taller than the CN Tower.




'She should have been safe': Family searching for answers after woman dies in Windsor, Ont. jail

Wed, 24 May 2017 17:31:48 EDT

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Delilah Blair is the first woman to die at South West Detention Centre since it opened in 2014. Her family is wondering why corrections staff couldn't keep her safe and is asking for help to get her home.




Firefighters battling large blaze at Toronto recycling facility

Thu, 25 May 2017 02:42:26 EDT

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Firefighters were battling a large blaze at a recycling facility near Toronto's waterfront early Thursday.




B.C. Liberals fall short of majority following final vote count

Wed, 24 May 2017 15:34:23 EDT

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The final count of the B.C. election has concluded, and the result remains just as uncertain as it was on election night, with the Liberals just short of a majority.




UBC student blinded by domestic attack graduates law school

Thu, 25 May 2017 00:19:58 EDT

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As Rumana Monzur was guided to the podium to give a speech to law graduates at the University of British Columbia Wednesday, a hush fell over the crowd of more than 1,000 people gathered at the Chan Shun Concert Hall.




Uncertain outlook keeps Bank of Canada firmly on sidelines for now

Wed, 24 May 2017 10:26:50 EDT

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The Bank of Canada keeps its benchmark interest rate steady , but signals that could change once the weak U.S. economy starts to rebound as expected through the latter part of the year.




'Bittersweet' day for ex-RCMP women as sex-harassment lawsuit nears end

Wed, 24 May 2017 17:10:02 EDT

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A Federal Court judge is being asked to approve a class-action harassment lawsuit filed against the RCMP, which is supported by the federal government.




Crown, defence issue closing arguments in sex assault trial of former ski coach Bertrand Charest

Wed, 24 May 2017 20:26:16 EDT

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The complainants say Charest abused them when he was their coach, before and during his stint with Alpine Canada's women's development team between 1996 and 1998.




Graco recalls My Ride 65 car seats in Canada for restraint defect

Wed, 24 May 2017 13:54:08 EDT

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Graco's Canadian division is recalling 1,393 car seats with potentially defective harness restraints.




'Nobody is winning': Quebec construction projects halt as workers stage general strike

Wed, 24 May 2017 05:25:47 EDT

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Major construction projects across the province are on hold indefinitely after unions representing 175,000 construction workers launched a general unlimited strike.




Jean Paul Riopelle painting sells for more than $7.4M

Wed, 24 May 2017 17:58:09 EDT

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A painting by the late Quebec artist Jean Paul Riopelle has sold for more than $7.4 million, good for second on the list of Canada's most expensive works of art.




Dog found buried alive on Montreal's South Shore Tuesday dies at veterinary clinic

Wed, 24 May 2017 17:42:46 EDT

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The boxer, nicknamed Earthquake and Sugar Ray after he was found Tuesday, had received adoption offers from as far away as B.C. as the story of his discovery spread across Canada.




'Taxing the rich' gets biggest reaction in real-time survey of 2017 budget speech

Wed, 24 May 2017 05:00:00 EDT

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Finance Minister Bill Morneau's budget speech in March was watched closely by 54 people asked to spin a dial up or down based on whether they liked or disliked what he said minute by minute. The results: "tax fairness" got the best numbers, a defence review was a yawn.




53 First Nations reserves lack adequate fire protection: audit

Wed, 24 May 2017 05:00:00 EDT

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An Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada audit has found that 53 First Nations reserves lack adequate resources to fight fires.




Labour, employment code overhaul brings Alberta law into 'mainstream'

Wed, 24 May 2017 16:52:18 EDT

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A proposed overhaul of Alberta’s labour and employment standards codes includes job protection for unpaid leaves, a hybrid union certification process and first contract legislation.




Dog found buried alive on Montreal's South Shore Tuesday dies at veterinary clinic

Wed, 24 May 2017 17:42:46 EDT

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The boxer, nicknamed Earthquake and Sugar Ray after he was found Tuesday, had received adoption offers from as far away as B.C. as the story of his discovery spread across Canada.




Thunder Bay police chief charged with breach of trust

Tue, 23 May 2017 16:49:58 EDT

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Ontario Provincial Police have charged Thunder Bay police Chief J. P. Levesque with breach of trust and obstructing justice.