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Inside Hockey: Steven Stamkos

CBC | Posted 04.20.2014 | Canada Sports

Hockey Night in Canada’s Elliotte Friedman takes a look at how Tampa Bay Lightning star Steven Stamkos has returned from a broken leg, how the depa...

Calgary stabbings: Zackariah Rathwell's family breaks silence

CBC | Posted 04.20.2014 | Canada
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The family of one of the five young people tragically killed in Calgary last week is speaking out. In a statement issued through Calgary police late ...

4/20 turns 20 with final Vancouver Art Gallery plaza light-up

CBC | Posted 04.20.2014 | Canada
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Thousands of people are amassing this afternoon at the Vancouver Art Gallery for 4/20, marking the last official gathering of the annual made-in-Vanc...

Deck collapses during family photo, 5 taken to hospital

CBC | Posted 04.20.2014 | Canada
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A portion of a wooden deck collapsed outside a restaurant in southwestern Ontario, just as a group of 16 people were posing for a family photo on East...

Bear gets head stuck in plastic jar in Greater Sudbury

CBC | Posted 04.20.2014 | Canada
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A bear spent part of Easter Sunday with its head stuck in a plastic jar, until officials in Sudbury, Ont., were able to free the animal from its predi...

Montreal marijuana enthusiasts celebrate 420 on Mont-Royal

CBC | Posted 04.20.2014 | Canada
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Montreal marijuana enthusiasts congregated at the Sir Georges-Étienne Cartier monument on Mont-Royal Sunday afternoon to partake in a popular event ...

Man charged after alleged road rage incident in Barrie

CBC | Posted 04.20.2014 | Canada
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A 26-year-old Barrie, Ont., man has been charged with uttering threats after an alleged road rage incident over the holiday weekend. A Barrie police ...

Brent Seabrook suspended 3 games by NHL

CBC | Posted 04.20.2014 | Canada Sports

Brent Seabrook of the Chicago Blackhawks was suspended three games by the NHL on Sunday after a phone hearing related to his hit on St. Louis centre D...

Canadiens in the playoffs: Habs prepare for Game 3

CBC | Posted 04.20.2014 | Canada
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The Montreal Canadiens hit the ice early Sunday morning to prep for their third encounter against the Tampa Bay Lightning, on home ice for the first t...

Vendor asking $11,000 for Habs playoff ticket

CBC | Posted 04.20.2014 | Canada
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Some ticket scalpers and other Habs ticket-holders are looking to capitalize on the Montreal Canadiens' playoff series momentum by asking for out...

Stunt victim Melinda Green's ring stolen during break-in

CBC | Posted 04.20.2014 | Canada
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Edmonton police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a break-in suspect after a ring belonging to a woman killed in a freak accident la...

Alistair MacLeod, acclaimed Canadian writer, dead at 77

CBC | Posted 04.20.2014 | Canada
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Alistair MacLeod, one of Canada’s great short story writers whose work detailed the people and culture of Cape Breton, has died. He was 77. His de...

Water levels worry Ste-Anne-de-Sabrevois residents

CBC | Posted 04.20.2014 | Canada
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The residents of Ste-Anne-de-Sabrevois, a small community on the Richelieu River, are watching and waiting for possible flooding. The Richelieu River...

Montreal SPCA urges fostering Easter bunnies before buying

CBC | Posted 04.20.2014 | Canada
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Celebrating Easter may be an enticing reason to get a pet rabbit for some families, but the folks at the Montreal SPCA are strongly advising against i...

Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dead at 76

CBC | Posted 04.20.2014 | Canada
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Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the former professional boxer who became an advocate for the wrongly convicted after spending 19 years in prison f...

Saint John River ice mass moving, water levels could rise

CBC | Posted 04.20.2014 | Canada
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Emergency officials in New Brunswick are keeping a close eye on ice that is slowly moving down the Saint John River after a 35-kilometre ice jam b...

Why doesn't Easter have a fixed date?

CBC | Posted 04.20.2014 | Canada
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Easter and Christmas are both very important Christian holidays, but while families always gather on Dec. 25 in the winter, the annual spring celebrat...

Kandahar to Carleton U.: Afghan woman's risky pursuit of education

CBC | Posted 04.20.2014 | Canada
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Her first classroom was a patch of dry land in the desert in Kandahar. An unlikely oasis, but to an eight-year-old MaryamSaharNaqibullah, that's ...

How one Colorado county is using its marijuana profits

CBC | Posted 04.20.2014 | Canada
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Once a month, Anita Garcia meets individually with the marijuana retailers of Colorado's Pueblo County to collect the local taxes from the boomin...

Sikh community gets gift-of-life plea at Vaisakhi Parade

CBC | Posted 04.19.2014 | Canada
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The streets of Surrey, B.C., were lined with tens of thousands of people for the city's Vaisakhi Parade Saturday, and amid the the day's fo...

Coach's Corner: 'Open season' on NHL stars

CBC | Posted 04.19.2014 | Canada Sports

Playoff time seems to mean it's open season on the NHL's star players, according to Don Cherry. The candid Coach’s Corner commentator us...

David Backes helped off after elbow by Brent Seabrook

CBC | Posted 04.19.2014 | Canada Sports

The St. Louis Blues tied Game 2 with just seconds remaining in the third period, but it may have cost them their captain in the process. Vladimir Tar...

Raccoon Attacks Puppy In Vancouver

CBC | Posted 04.19.2014 | Canada British Columbia

It was raccoon versus puppy in Vancouver's West End and it ended with a trip to the hospital for the dog's owner. Vancouver's FrançoisMorissette...

2 men charged after alleged road racing in Barrie, Ont.

CBC | Posted 04.19.2014 | Canada
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Two men are facing charges after an alleged road race in Barrie, Ont., Friday night, according to police. The police force says the officers were o...

Calgarians share 1st vinyl purchases on Record Store Day

CBC | Posted 04.19.2014 | Canada
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Record aficionados around the world are celebrating the unique appeal of vinyl today — and six Calgary stores are taking part as well. Saturday ma...