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Markham daycare death of infant probed

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
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York Regional Police and the coroner are investigating the death of a nine-month-old girl at an unlicensed home daycare in Markham, north of Toronto. ...

Christopher Skinner SUV death brings 3 more arrests

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
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Toronto police investigating the 2009 death of 27-year-old Christopher Skinner, who was beaten up and then run over by an SUV, have arrested three mor...

Ottawa takes 1st steps to offer cable choice

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

Heritage Minister Shelly Glover has taken the first steps toward meeting a Conservative throne speech promise to provide more choice for Canadian cabl...

Top picks from the East Vancouver Culture Crawl

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
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Three days, 84 buildings, and 437 artists — the Eastside Culture Crawl can be a little overwhelming.  It's an annual three day visual arts...

Comet Ison viewing may be at its best

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
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A sudden brightening of the comet Ison this week means now might be your best chance to see the beautiful green "sungrazer," as NASA is warn...

Halifax teen charged with extortion over Facebook photo threats

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
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A Halifax teen has been charged with extortion after someone using fictitious Facebook accounts demanded a 16-year-old girl send him naked pictures o...

Tri-Cities find success in fight against homelessness

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
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While other Metro Vancouver municipalities have seen their homeless populations grow, the Tri-Cities are headed in the other direction. According to ...

Surgeons find woman's lost IUD 20 years later

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
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Two former Whitehorse doctors have been ordered to pay damages to a patient for years of pain and suffering caused by a birth control device they h...

PM Stephen Harper talks EU trade deal in Montreal

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
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A group of fewer than 100 protesters gathered outside Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s appearance at the Montreal Board of Trade on Friday with chan...

Richard Bergeron officially elected to council after recount

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
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The leader of Projet Montréal, Richard Bergeron, has been officically elected in the Saint-Jacques district of the Ville-Marie borough after a re...

Montreal teen says she regrets sexting with classmates

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
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When some boys in Catherine Brochu’s class asked her to send them some explicit pictures two years ago, she admits she didn’t think twice. “Whe...

Hockey Night Online: Alberta chill

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Sports

Click on the video player above and watch on demand as Hockey Night in Canada Radio host Rob Pizzo and guest Mike Brophy discuss the problems with the...

Philippines typhoon leaves 75 Canadians unaccounted for

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
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Officials confirmed today that 75 Canadians thought to have been in the disaster zone when Typhoon Haiyan struck last week cannot be located by embass...

TSX hits 2-year high of nearly 13,500

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
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The Toronto Stock Exchange hit its highest level in more than two years on Friday on signs the U.S. is in no hurry to remove stimulus, and China'...

Marijuana grow-op found in special care home for seniors

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
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Police in central New Brunswick are investigating a marijuana grow operation discovered at a special care home for seniors by emergency crews respond...

Missing Hamilton hiker Prabhdeep Srawn sought by B.C. team

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
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A team of search and rescue experts is heading to the mountains of New South Wales, Australia, to launch a fresh search for Prabhdeep Srawn, a Hamilto...

Rob Ford opera from CBC's Day 6 with Brent Bambury

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
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As Rob Ford continues to face an ongoing controversy over drug allegations and lewd comments, as well as a fight to keep his job at Toronto City Hall,...

Multi-vehicle crash closes Trans-Canada in Chilliwack, B.C.

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
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According to reports Highway 1 in Chilliwack, B.C. near the Vedder Canal Bridge has been closed in the westbound direction by a multi-vehicle crash. ...

PQ officially drops Bill 14

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
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The Parti Québécois government says its controversial plan to update and reinforce language laws with Bill 14 has been shelved for good by the m...

Robocalls witnesses revealed after judge lifts publication ban

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
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A publication ban has been lifted on the names of six witnesses who allegedly said then Conservative Party staffer Michael Sona bragged to them about...

Nasal spray flu vaccine in short supply in Metro Vancouver

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
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If you're hoping to get your children the nasal-spray flu vaccine, you better hustle, particularly if you live in Metro Vancouver. After at thre...

Sony PlayStation 4 goes on sale

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
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The PlayStation 4, Sony's first new gaming console in seven years, hit store shelves today. At sales locations across Canada, people lined up ea...

WestJet to go transatlantic with flights to Dublin

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
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Calgary-based WestJet is spreading its wings across the Atlantic for the first time with flights to Dublin. The airline announced on Friday it will s...

Nunavut MLAs choose a premier and cabinet today

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
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Newly-elected Nunavut MLAs are in Iqaluit today to choose a premier, cabinet members and a Speaker. The territory operates under consensus-style gov...

Elsipogtog First Nation warns of repeat of Rexton violence

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada
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The Elsipogtog First Nation will be in court today seeking an injunction to halt shale gas exploration in the Rexton, N.B., area, warning of a repeat ...