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Stamkos, Drouin combine for Lightning strike

CBC | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada Sports

The Tampa Bay Lightning already had Steve Stamkos, arguably, one of the Top 3 players in the National Hockey League. When they added Jonathan Drouin ...

Jean-Gilles Gadoury, 9, diagnosed with leukemia finds bone marrow match

CBC | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada
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Nine-year-old Jean-GillesGadoury, recently diagnosed with a form of leukemia typically found in adults, has reason to hope. His best chance to beat...

PTSD linked to soldier's 3 suicide attempts, family says

CBC | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada
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The family of a soldier from Halifax is afraid for his life as he struggles with what he believes to be an undiagnosed case of post-traumatic stress d...

Remembrance Day poppy campaign hasn't started, but you can wear one

CBC | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada
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The events of this week have left many Canadians wanting to show their support for those in uniform, and in some cases that includes the desire to wea...

Metro Vancouver events to catch this weekend

CBC | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada
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1) Diwali Downtown During Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, families eat sweets, exchange gifts and watch fireworks. In Vancouver the community i...

Ottawa shooting: MPs and Hill staff struggle with emotions

CBC | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada
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MPs, political staff and parliamentary personnel are struggling with emotions, two days after a gunman was killed in a shoot-out in the busy Centre Bl...

National Anthem before Redblacks game in Ottawa

CBC | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada Sports

On Friday night in Ottawa, Prime Minister Stephen Harper joined TD Place Stadium in the singing of "O Canada" prior to the CFL game betwee...

imagineNATIVE's Shane Belcourt on directing, dance and #MMIW

CBC | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada
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It's day three of the 15thimagineNATIVE film + media arts festival in Toronto. Can you believe it? I took a moment this morning to sit down wit...

Elderly man hit by bus in NDG in critical condition

CBC | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada
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An 81-year-old man is in hospital with life-threatening injuries after he was hit by a bus Friday afternoon in Notre-Dame-de-Grâce. Police say the ...

Watch 1-on-1 mayoral candidate interviews

CBC | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada
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CBC's Dwight Drummond and Anne-Marie Mediwake sat down for one-on-one interviews with each of the top three contenders in Toronto's mayora...

Denny Morrison, Gilmore Junio to compete in Calgary

CBC | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada Sports

This weekend the Olympic Oval in Calgary plays host to the best speed skaters in Canada. Forty-seven athletes will compete in order to qualify to repr...

Vote Compass shows Torontonians want more help for new immigrants

CBC | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada
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Torontonians feel the city should offer more help for new immigrants settling in the city, but aren't as keen on extending more benefits to relig...

Astronaut Chris Hadfield launches space photo book

CBC | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada
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Canada’s most famous astronaut invites readers to take a 92-minute journey with him through space, looking down at planet earth, in his new photo bo...

Another Canadian jihadi slips through the cracks

CBC | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada
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Yet another young Canadian has managed to get away to Syria to fulfil his aim of waging jihad and has boasted of his exploits online, an investigatio...

CBC Bleeds Even More Jobs

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada Business

Faced with the loss of its NHL broadcasts and shrinking funding from the federal government, the Canadian Broadcasting Corp. will cut another 400 jobs...

Sexual assault in East Vancouver prompts police appeal

CBC | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada
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Vancouver police are looking for witnesses after a man sexually assaulted a woman along a busy street earlier this week. Officers say the assault too...

Police tallying injuries after 7-car accident in St-Leonard

CBC | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada
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Montreal Police and Urgences-Santé are on the scene of an accident involving at least seven vehicles. Police say it's still unknown how many pe...

Sun turns biggest sunspot in 24 years toward Earth

CBC | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada
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The sun is staring us down with a dark spot 10 times as wide as the Earth – the biggest sunspot in more than two decades. The sunspot, which is 12...

Canucks' Zack Kassian jumps into wrong bench

CBC | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada Sports

The Vancouver Canucks avoided a too many men penalty Thursday night in a game against the St. Louis Blues thanks to some quick thinking by forward ...

Luka Magnotta trial: Computers could not be definitively linked to video

CBC | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada
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Luka Magnotta’s computers contained traces of photos, videos and an email that could link the killer to a graphic video posted online days after J...

'Go home' sprayed on exterior of mosque in Cold Lake, Alta.

CBC | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada
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The mosque in Cold Lake, Alta. was vandalized Thursday night by someone who spraypainted the words “Go home” and “Canada” on the building. Va...

What's On: Toronto Public Library After Hours

CBC | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada
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A party in the stacks — after a branch of Toronto Public Library closes its doors — is just one of the many events worth checking out this weekend...

Some starters sit as Roughriders face Stampeders

CBC | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada Sports

It's the final stretch of the season for the Saskatchewan Roughriders, and the team has decided not to play some of it's star players agains...

Turcot Interchange inspires Montreal artist Étienne Tremblay-Tardif

CBC | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada
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ÉtienneTremblay-Tardif grew up on Île-aux-Coudres, an island in the St. Lawrence River near Baie-St-Paul.   It’s an island with one main two-lan...

Laval police investigate after man, 23, injured in shooting

CBC | Posted 10.24.2014 | Canada
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Laval police are investigating after a man, 23, was shot and injured early Friday morning. The man was driving north on 80th Avenue in Chomedey arou...