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Man Arrested In B.C. After Threat Against WestJet Flight

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

KELOWNA, B.C. - RCMP in Kelowna, B.C., have arrested a man in connection with threats made against a WestJet flight that had just arrived from Edmonto...

Senators, Canadiens, Leafs pay tribute in pre-game ceremonies

CBC | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada
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It was an emotional beginning to Saturday night in the NHL following the tragic events of the past week. The Ottawa Senators, Montreal Canadiens and T...

Don Cherry tells Canadians to step up for military

CBC | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada Sports

Hockey Night in Canada personality Don Cherry challenged the Canadian public on Saturday night. But on this night, his words had nothing to do with h...

Grand Prix of Figure Skating: Skate America, 7:50 p.m. ET

CBC | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada Sports

The ISU Grand Prix of Figure Skating season opens this weekend with the Skate America event in Chicago. CBC's coverage continues with the men&a...

Toronto mayoral candidates campaign over final weekend

CBC | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada
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The top three contenders in Toronto's mayoral race are out in full force in the weekend before election day. Torontonians head to the polls on M...

Man In Custody After Apparent Threat At Kelowna Airport

CBC | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A man has been taken into custody at the Kelowna Airport after emergency crews were placed on standby following a threat against an Edmonton-Kelowna-C...

Unmanned SpaceX cargo craft leaves space station

CBC | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada
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The unmanned SpaceX Dragon cargo capsule left the International Space Station and headed back to earth with more than 1600 kg of hardware on board in...

Eight-time NBA All-Star Dikembe Mutombo visits Lasalle Boys and Girls Club

CBC | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada
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About 50 young basketball players in the Montreal borough of Lasalle were treated to a special NBA skills camp Saturday – complete with a visit fr...

Industrial explosion, fire in Sarnia, Ont., injures 5

CBC | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada
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Five people are injured, one critically, after an industrial explosion and fire in Sarnia, Ont., Mayor Mike Bradley said. The explosion happened at ...

Dear Jets fans, thank you

CBC | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada Sports

On the surface, hockey is just a game. Two teams play each other. One wins. One loses.  But at its very roots, hockey can be something much bigger, ...

Fire destroys Surrey home

CBC | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada
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A home in Surrey has been completely destroyed in an early morning fire  The blaze began around 6 a.m. PT at a home in the 12300 block of 103A Av...

Montreal Muslim says Ottawa, St-Jean-sur-Richelieu attacks "not in my name"

CBC | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada
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One Quebec Muslim teenager’s message has gone viral after he posted a photo of himself holding a sign that reads “pas en monnom” – “not in ...

PNE vent catches music lover trying to sneak into concert

CBC | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada
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Rescue crews were called to the Pacific Coliseum around 2 a.m. PT Saturday when a PNE staffer leaving his job heard a faint call for help. Stafford R...

Banff trick-or-treaters warned to carry bear spray after grizzly sighting

CBC | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada
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Bear spray might not be part of the traditional Halloween festivities but this year, Parks Canada officials in Banff are warning trick-or-treaters to...

John Tory releases donor list

CBC | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada
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John Tory released his donor list in the final weekend before Toronto's mayoral election and touted nearly $2.5 million in funds. More than 5,00...

Quebec food allergy fair boosts awareness about growing disease

CBC | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada
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Montreal and Quebec City are hosting Food Allergy Fairs today and next week to help people manage allergies and to raise awareness about allergic dis...

Ottawa shooting: Parliament Hill now open to public

CBC | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada
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The National War Memorial was the scene of a touching moment between a local paramedic and an imam as Canadians returned to the grounds of Parliament ...

Labrador hosts biggest NORAD training exercise since Cold War

CBC | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada
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The North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) are holding their largest training exercise since the Cold War this week in Labrador. The milita...

Williams-Sonoma pumpkin seed pesto recalled due to dangerous bacteria

CBC | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada
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The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has recalled pumpkin seed pesto from Williams-Sonoma due to the potential presence of dangerous bacteria. Officia...

Ottawa shooting: Family grieves after Parliament Hill field trip

CBC | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada
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The Lamarre family of Ottawa was visiting Parliament Hill as part of a field trip for home-schooled children when the shooter, Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, s...

Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi wants Montreal's best and brightest

CBC | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada
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Calgary mayor Naheed Nenshi is on an Eastern Canadian tour, trying to persuade graduating university students to launch their careers in his city. He ...

President's Choice Organics brand Primavera Pasta Sauce recalled

CBC | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada
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Loblaw Companies Limited is voluntarily recalling one of its President’s Choice pasta sauces due to possible plastic contamination. President'...

Vote Compass shows Torontonians want more help for city's poor

CBC | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada
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Torontonians want their next mayor to do more to help the city's poor and homeless, preliminary results from Vote Compass show. Vote Compass he...

Online hate speech could be curtailed under new anti-terror push

CBC | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada
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In the wake of this week's attacks in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Que., and Ottawa, the Conservative government is looking at bringing in new laws ...

NHL: 3 stories from Friday night

CBC | Posted 10.25.2014 | Canada Sports

Three Canadian National Hockey league teams carried winning streaks into Friday night play and the one that kept its momentum moving in a forward dire...