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Toronto family honours late mother with round-the-world trip

CBC | Posted 08.06.2016 | Canada
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A Toronto teacher and his two sons are set to embark on a year-long trip around the world to honour the children's late mother who enjoyed a similar t...

Marc-André Gadoury, opposition member, leaves party to join Denis Coderre

CBC | Posted 08.06.2016 | Canada
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A member of Montreal's opposition party has crossed over to join Mayor Denis Coderre's team.  Marc-André Gadoury had been involved in Projet Mont...

RCMP identify mystery cyclist found unconscious in Invermere

CBC | Posted 08.06.2016 | Canada
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​RCMP have identified the man found unconscious and seriously injured in Invermere B.C. and now in Calgary's Foothills Hospital as Jacob Daniel McN...

Patrick Kane target of rape investigation: report

CBC | Posted 08.06.2016 | Home
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Chicago Blackhawks star Patrick Kane is the target of a rape investigation by police in Hamburg, N.Y., where he has a home, the Buffalo News reported ...

Canada election 2015: Voter's Voice in Mount Royal

CBC | Posted 08.06.2016 | Canada
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Over the next 11 weeks, Daybreak's Mike Finnerty and Shari Okeke will be hitting the road to hear directly from voters as they decide who they want ...

Parapan Am Games: Lighting of the community cauldron

CBC | Posted 08.06.2016 | Canada
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Watch our live stream now of the lighting of the Parapan Am Games community cauldron from David Pecaut Square in Toronto. Click on the video above t...

Nick Forlinano Gauthier, taxi driver, denied bail

CBC | Posted 08.06.2016 | Canada
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A 32-year-old taxi driver accused of hitting two young men with his taxi has been denied bail. Nick Forlinano Gauthier, a 32 year-old taxi driver, ...

B.C. Health Minister announces $2-million to keep nurses safer

CBC | Posted 08.06.2016 | Canada
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B.C.'s Health Minister Terry Lake announced $2-million in funding to make workplaces safer at four hospital sites in the province. The money will go...

Taxi drivers look like 'thugs' in anti-Uber video, Ottawa mayor says

CBC | Posted 08.06.2016 | Canada
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Ottawa's mayor says the city's taxi drivers look like a gang of "thugs" in a YouTube video that shows them ordering and taking Uber rides in an effor...

UPAC operation underway at Montreal stock exchange tower

CBC | Posted 08.06.2016 | Canada
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A Quebec anti-corruption unit operation is underway in Montreal at the stock exchange tower. In recent weeks, various municipal offices, politicians...

Stephen Harper fired 1st shot, now comes Rachel Notley's turn

CBC | Posted 08.06.2016 | Canada
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Alberta Premier Rachel Notley says she rejects comments made this week by Conservative Leader Stephen Harper, who called her NDP government "a disas...

Low loonie, low oil prices good for southwestern Ontario, expert says

CBC | Posted 08.06.2016 | Canada
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The economy in southwestern Ontario could benefit if both the loonie and the price of oil stay low in the long term. The dollar has been hovering aro...

Toronto home sales on pace for record year

CBC | Posted 08.06.2016 | Canada
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Toronto's real estate board has reported a record number of house and condo sales in July and says the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) is on pace to set a ...

Dead body found on highway ruled a homicide

CBC | Posted 08.06.2016 | Canada
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The investigation of a man's body found in a ditch off Highway 7 in York Region is now considered to be connected to a homicide, according to police....

Santo Condorelli set for 100m final at swimming world championships

CBC | Posted 08.06.2016 | Home
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Santo Condorelli will race for a medal at the swimming world championships on Thursday, while two other Canadians will compete in semifinals. Condore...

Hot weather creates bumper crop for B.C.'s winemakers

CBC | Posted 08.06.2016 | Canada
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The hot and dry conditions across B.C. have sped up the growing season and resulted in a bumper crop on Vancouver Island and the Okanagan region. B...

Campaign spending limits lower in the North than many southern cities

CBC | Posted 08.06.2016 | Canada Politics

Elections Canada released spending limits for each federal riding Tuesday. That's the amount each candidate's campaign can spend between now and elec...

Live with Kelly and Michael to feature Halifax man

CBC | Posted 08.06.2016 | Canada
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A Halifax man says he's crossed an item off his bucket list after a one-time stint as a dancer on the Live with Kelly and Michael show last week.  ...

Walking Dead spinoff shot exclusively in Vancouver

CBC | Posted 08.05.2016 | Canada
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Can you spot Vancouver in the trailer of Fear the Walking Dead? The spinoff of AMC's popular zombie apocalypse Walking Dead show was shot exclu...

B.C. campfire ban violators intimidating conservation officers who try to stop them

CBC | Posted 08.05.2016 | Canada
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Conservation officers are facing confrontation and intimidation from campers in B.C. who are determined to have a campfire despite a province-wide ban...

Vancouver Police Chief Defends Cop Convicted Of Punching Cyclist

CBC | Posted 08.05.2016 | Canada British Columbia

"This is a one-off thing and I look at the totality of the circumstances and I support this officer," said Chief Adam Palmer.

West Kelowna kitten rescued after getting stuck on rat trap

CBC | Posted 08.05.2016 | Canada
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Lola was a kitten in a sticky position. The feral white and tabby cat in West Kelowna was rushed to the Rose Valley Veterinary Hospital last week...

Christopher Hyndman remembered for his wit and warmth

CBC | Posted 08.05.2016 | Canada
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Known for his sharp wit, warmth and humour, beloved CBC television personality Christopher Hyndman had a profound effect on his fans and those lucky e...

Reservist Kirby Tott's military funeral held in Prince George, B.C.

CBC | Posted 08.05.2016 | Canada
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More than 800 mourners gathered under grey skies in Prince George, B.C. on Wednesday for the funeral of Canadian soldier Kirby Tott.  Tott, a 25...

Old Vancouver Jail Transformed Into Affordable Housing

CBC | Posted 08.05.2016 | Canada British Columbia

An old Vancouver remand centre has been turned into nearly 100 affordable housing units.