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Driver in Lanaudière collision faces impaired driving charges

CBC | Posted 08.12.2014 | Canada
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Police are blaming drunk driving for a head-on collision on Highway 138 near Lanoraie in the Lanaudière region on Wednesday evening that left two pe...

Brian Sinclair inquest into ER death to hear final submissions

CBC | Posted 08.12.2014 | Canada
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Closing submissions in the inquest into the death of Brian Sinclair, who was left waiting 34 hours in a Winnipeg hospital emergency room, are set to b...

Humpback whale freed from lobster trawls in Bay of Fundy

CBC | Posted 08.12.2014 | Canada
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A team of rescuers managed to free a humpback whale caught up in lobster trawls in the Bay of Fundy on Tuesday. A Maine-based whale watching boat fir...

Jail video police swore ‘did not exist’ released in brutality complaint

CBC | Posted 08.11.2014 | Canada
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Toronto police, at the direction of an Ontario Superior Court judge, have released an internal video which for more than two years the force denied e...

Why transport apps like Uber are shaking up how you get around

CBC | Posted 08.11.2014 | Canada
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Lawsuits are flying and taxi demonstrations are jamming streets from London and Paris to Boston, all because smartphone apps like Uber aim to make i...

Brazil World Cup's home side mired in apathy, anger

CBC | Posted 08.11.2014 | Canada
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Bitterness and malaise are casting gloom over World Cup host Brazil, a nation whose culture is so entwined with soccer that locals proudly refer to i...

Green space improves mental health, well-being

CBC | Posted 08.11.2014 | Canada
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After a particularly brutal winter in much of Canada, the return of leaves and flowers is always more than welcome. Now there’s proof that gazing ...

Ontario election 2014: Where do I vote?

CBC | Posted 08.11.2014 | Canada
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The platforms have been released, campaign buses have crisscrossed the province and plenty of dirt has been slung since May 2. Today, the voting p...

Which Hudak Jobs Message Did Voters Hear?

CBC | Posted 08.11.2014 | Canada Politics

Ontarians head to the polls today to elect their 41st government. All indications are that the results will be close — so close that a number of pol...

Torrence Collier: Westport parents insist town is not racist

CBC | Posted 08.11.2014 | Canada
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Parents in the tiny Newfoundland community of Westport says suggestions that their community is racist are wrong, with one suggesting that Torrence Co...

Neymar: Brazil's new face of football

CBC | Posted 08.11.2014 | Home
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A kid with the world at his feet. Neymar is the new face of Brazil and, despite his tender years, could be the brightest star of all at the 2014 FIFA ...

FIFA fights back, publishes list of FAQs

CBC | Posted 08.11.2014 | Home
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If you ask many Brazilians, they'll tell you they love Football, but they're not big fans of FIFA. Many blame the organization for the prob...

How To Host A World Cup Party

CBC | Posted 08.11.2014 | Canada Living

Here are some tips to ensure you host a World Cup party without serious incident or injury, plus some bonus tips if you hate your friends. Standard ...

Coach's Corner: Kings D-men get the point

CBC | Posted 08.11.2014 | Home
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Click the video player above and watch Don Cherry and Ron MacLean in the Coach's Corner as Grapes talks about the remarkable 18 goals from the Ki...

Woman branded violent by Vancouver Coastal Health after husband loses temper

CBC | Posted 08.11.2014 | Canada
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An elderly Vancouver woman was branded “violent” by Vancouver Coastal Health after what she says was one incident involving her husband during a t...

Montreal’s South Shore residents fed up with noise at Parc Jean-Drapeau

CBC | Posted 08.11.2014 | Canada
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As summer festival season gets underway, the city of Saint-Lambert on Montreal’s South Shore is considering legal action to force events in Parc...

Inside Hockey: Willie Mitchell

CBC | Posted 08.11.2014 | Home
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Click the video player above and watch Inside Hockey on demand as Hockey Night in Canada rinkside reporter Scott Oake interviews L.A. Kings forward W...

Tory Minister Hangs Up On CBC Radio Show

CBC | Posted 08.11.2014 | Canada Politics

Canada’s Immigration Minister Chris Alexander, facing a series of tough questions about how many Syrian refugees have made it into the country, hung...

Whale watcher saves 2 people and dog from boat fire

CBC | Posted 08.11.2014 | Canada
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Two people and their dog have been rescued by a whale watching boat, after their own vessel was engulfed in flames near Active Pass in B.C.'s Sou...

Study Ties Recession To Suicide Rate

CBC | Posted 08.11.2014 | Canada Business

The financial crisis has been linked to a 4.5 per cent increase in Canada’s suicide rate, according to a study that estimates at least 10,000 extra ...

Grizzly smashes into side of car on Jasper highway

CBC | Posted 08.11.2014 | Canada
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While collisions on the the highway are not unheard of, the one thing you maybe don’t expect to be hit with while driving is a grizzly bear. But th...

NDP MPs owe $1.17M for ineligible mass mailings

CBC | Posted 08.11.2014 | Canada
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NDP MPs have been ordered to pay back $1.17 million by the House of Commons Board of Internal Economy for ineligible mass mailouts. "Of thi...

Sony Centre CEO under fire over expenses

CBC | Posted 08.11.2014 | Canada
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The CEO of the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts is under fire from the city’s auditor-general, who alleges Dan Brambilla filed improper expenses ...

Gerald Battersby charged in Yaletown, Science World shootings

CBC | Posted 08.11.2014 | Canada
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Vancouver police say Gerald Battersby, a former employee of victim Paul Dragan, has been charged with shooting the Reckless Bikes shop owner near a St...

Alcohol board rejects extended bar hours in Montreal

CBC | Posted 08.11.2014 | Canada
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The province's alcohol and gaming board has rejected the City of Montreal's pilot project to allow some downtown bars to extend their hour...