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No weekend subway service between Bloor-Yonge and Lawrence

CBC | Posted 05.22.2015 | Canada
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There will be no subway service between Bloor-Yonge and Lawrence stations on Saturday and Sunday. Shuttle buses will run between both stations, makin...

Royal Military College cadets struggled with questions of sexual consent: Educator

CBC | Posted 05.22.2015 | Canada
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The issue of drunkenness and sexual consent was part of a sex-assault prevention educator's lecture to Royal Military College cadets last fall th...

NHL playoffs: 4 things to know for Rangers-Lightning Game 4

CBC | Posted 05.22.2015 | Home
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Like a great closer in baseball, it pays for even the best NHL goaltenders to have short memories, and the Lightning's Ben Bishop and Henrik Lund...

CMHC finds 84% of condo owners want to live in them, not rent them out

CBC | Posted 05.22.2015 | Canada
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A second annual survey of Canada's two largest condominium markets found that the financial health of owners might be, on average, better than so...

Consumers to save $600 at gas pump, but spend it on costlier imported goods

CBC | Posted 05.22.2015 | Canada
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We may be saving money at the gas pump, but the increased cost of food and consumer goods is likely wiping out the benefits for most Canadian families...

Edmonton child-porn case: Supreme Court orders new trial

CBC | Posted 05.22.2015 | Canada
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Two Edmonton men convicted last year of making and possessing child pornography will get a new trial, after the Supreme Court of Canada overturned the...

National Do Not Call List number used in phone scam

CBC | Posted 05.22.2015 | Canada
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The Better Business Bureau (BBB) is warning Canadians of a new phone scam on the rise — this time with the caller claiming to be from the Governmen...

Inflation cooled to 0.8% in March, dragged down by cheap gas

CBC | Posted 05.22.2015 | Canada
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Consumer prices in Canada rose 0.8 per cent in the 12-month period that ended in March, the lowest pace of gain since late 2013. Statistics Canada sa...

Dalhousie dentistry Facebook members can graduate if clinical requirements met

CBC | Posted 05.22.2015 | Canada
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The Dalhousie University dental students who took part in a restorative justice program after the contents of a misogynistic Facebook page were ...

SkyTrain Expo Line remains shut down after fire

CBC | Posted 05.22.2015 | Canada
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Metro Vancouver's Expo Line SkyTrain is not running between the Edmonds and the Waterfront stations on Friday morning. The line is expected to r...

Toronto Daystarter: Friday, May 22, 2015

CBC | Posted 05.22.2015 | Canada
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Here's what you need to know for Friday, May 22, 2015. Weather The below seasonal temperatures will continue today, with a high of 13 C. On the...

2 injured during College Street fire

CBC | Posted 05.22.2015 | Canada
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Two people suffered minor injuries during a two-alarm fire on College Street this morning.  The blaze broke out around 4 a.m. near the intersection ...

Ireland votes on legalizing same-sex marriage

CBC | Posted 05.22.2015 | Canada
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Voting is underway in Ireland's referendum on legalizing same-sex marriage. The proposal to amend the Irish constitution to include same-sex mar...

Police search for missing 10-year-old girl in west end

CBC | Posted 05.22.2015 | Canada
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Toronto police are searching for a missing 10-year-old girl this morning.  Saquanna Dante Duncan was last seen yesterday evening at 5:30 p.m. in the...

Samuel Cunard's 175th business anniversary celebrated

CBC | Posted 05.22.2015 | Canada
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A Halifax businessman who dreamed of "owning the North Atlantic" is being celebrated today on the 175th anniversary of his first effort to c...

SkyTrain service disrupted by fire

CBC | Posted 05.22.2015 | Canada
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SkyTrain passengers took longer than expected getting home on Thursday night in Metro Vancouver. Late night trains weren't running between the...

Wagstaffe's Weather Friday: clouds with risk of a shower

CBC | Posted 05.22.2015 | Canada
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Change has taken hold across the South Coast this morning — overcast skies and the risk of showers have moved in, thanks to a low pressure system ...

Paige's tragic story hits close to home for aboriginal mother in Vancouver

CBC | Posted 05.22.2015 | Canada
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An aboriginal mother of six living in East Vancouver sees several parallels between her life and that of Paige, the 19-year-old girl who struggled fo...

NHL playoffs: 3 stories from Ducks-Blackhawks Game 3

CBC | Posted 05.22.2015 | Home
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Anaheim Ducks goalie Frederik Andersen pulled out almost all the stops to steal a win with the help of Simon Despres' first career playoff goal,...

Li Zhao's lawyer calls claims of dismembered millionaire's family 'outrageous'

CBC | Posted 05.22.2015 | Canada
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The lawyer for Li Zhao, who is charged with murdering and dismembering wealthy Chinese businessman Gang Yuan in B.C., says the allegations made b...

Homemade heroin close to reality say Canadian researchers

CBC | Posted 05.21.2015 | Canada
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A process not too different from making bread and brewing beer could soon be used to produce opiates such as heroin and morphine — drugs that cur...

Vancouver coast guard communications outages concern boaters

CBC | Posted 05.21.2015 | Canada
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Mariners in Vancouver are raising concerns after their communication link with the Victoria-based Canadian Coast Guard office went dead twice in three...

Canada Post says profits won't save door-to-door delivery

CBC | Posted 05.21.2015 | Canada Politics

Despite raking in millions of dollars in profits, Canada Post says it can't afford to back down on its controversial plan to scrap door-to-door m...

Strawberry season comes early to B.C.

CBC | Posted 05.21.2015 | Canada
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The recent warm weather is good news for B.C. farmers who say strawberries are making an early appearance this year. "Because we are two and a ...

Fort Nelson First Nation uses fire to save bison, limit wildfires

CBC | Posted 05.21.2015 | Canada
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Using a helicopter and a machine that pumps out 100 flaming ping-pong balls every minute, a team from the Fort Nelson First Nation recently took to th...