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Lawyer for former archbishop wants to file new evidence in sex assault appeal

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - A lawyer for a former archbishop convicted of sexually assaulting an altar boy in the 1980s says he has fresh evidence that could have exon...

Liberal senator Baker to propose changes to controversial new prostitution bill

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - A Liberal senator says he plans to introduce amendments to the government's proposed new laws on prostitution.The Senate has now wrapped up i...

Senate still out $45K for questionable travel and living expense claims

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Senate is still trying to recoup tens of thousands of dollars in questionable travel and living expenses.Newly released government spendi...

Government: Gerber makes misleading claim that Good Start Gentle formula prevents allergies

CP | Anne Flaherty, The Associated Press | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Style
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WASHINGTON - Federal regulators announced Thursday they were suing Gerber, the well-known baby food maker, for claiming that its Good Start Gentle for...

LeBron James huddles Cleveland in stirring new Nike commercial set to debut during opener

CP | Tom Withers, The Associated Press | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Business

CLEVELAND - LeBron James huddles with teammates before each game, pulling them close to deliver a message. In a new TV commercial, James does the same...

Ebola fears infect a medical conference: Louisiana tells some attendees to stay away

CP | Marilynn Marchione And Janet McConnaughey, The Associated Press | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada
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NEW ORLEANS - Ebola fears have infected a medical conference on the subject. Louisiana state health officials told thousands of doctors planning to at...

Rogers Communications partnering with Vice Media on joint venture

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Rogers Communications (TSX:RCI.B) is partnering with Vice Media as part of a $100-million joint venture that will create a new TV channel an...

Murray qualifies for ATP Finals, Wawrinka loses in third round at Paris Masters

CP | Samuel Petrequin, The Associated Press | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Sports
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PARIS - Andy Murray extended his impressive run of form to reach the quarterfinals at the Paris Masters and book his place in the ATP Finals on Thursd...

Barrick Gold looking to cut debt to $7 billion as industry cuts costs

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Barrick Gold Corp. (TSX:ABX) wants to drop its debt to about $7 billion, down about $3.5 billion from where it stands today."Our current deb...

Jobs, not human rights, focus of Chinese trade mission: Couillard

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Politics

BEIJING, China - Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard says he didn't bring up the issue of human rights at all with his Chinese counterparts as a trade m...

Alberta Premier Jim Prentice to meet with Lubicon band chief over land claim

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Politics

EDMONTON - Alberta Premier Jim Prentice is heading to northern Alberta for talks with an aboriginal band that has been seeking land in the heart of th...

Rebel Manitoba cabinet minister says she won't resign; will work with premier

CP | Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Politics

WINNIPEG - A Manitoba cabinet minister says neither she nor any of her colleagues who have challenged Premier Greg Selinger about his leadership will ...

Alberta Missing Kids Charity Closing

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - An Alberta charity that calls itself Canada's first child-search agency is closing its doors after more than 31 years of service.Child Find ...

Bianchi family says injured F1 driver remains in critical condition 1 month after crash

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Sports
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AUSTIN, Texas - The family of injured Formula One driver Jules Bianchi said Thursday he is still in critical condition but stable one month after his ...

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne happy that John Tory is new Toronto mayor

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Politics

BEIJING, China - Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne says she's happy John Tory is Toronto's new mayor because she knows she can work with him.Tory was ele...

Two years after acclaimed memoir, Prune's Gabrielle Hamilton is back - with recipes this time

CP | Jocelyn Noveck, The Associated Press | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Style
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NEW YORK, N.Y. - "I can't believe I have to say this," Gabrielle Hamilton admonishes us in an asparagus recipe, "but please arrange with all the tips ...

Ontario hikes income threshold to qualify for legal aid funding to $11,448

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Ontario's Liberal government is raising the income threshold for people to qualify for legal aid funding to $11,448 — about half the pover...

RCMP requests for telecom subscriber data poorly tracked, says privacy czar

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The privacy watchdog is calling on federal authorities to keep better track of informal requests to telecommunications companies for subscrib...

With a Kickstarter boost, Carla Hall plans to open her first restaurant in New York City

CP | J.M. Hirsch, The Associated Press | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Style
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Carla Hall had two conditions for opening her first restaurant: The menu had to be Nashville hot chicken and the money had to be crowdsourced.The co-h...

NDP members use procedural stall tactics to stage committee protest

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Several House of Commons committees have not sat since June, and others only a handful of times, because of a procedural roadblock thrown up ...

Titans rookie Taylor Lewan makes plea deal to resolve assault case involving Ohio State fan

CP | Ed White, The Associated Press | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Sports
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ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Tennessee Titans rookie Taylor Lewan pleaded guilty Thursday to being drunk and disorderly in a plea deal that will put him on prob...

Review calls for sweeping changes across Nova Scotia's education system

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Politics

HALIFAX - Empowering school boards to fire teachers for sub-standard performance and increasing the number of credits needed for graduation from high ...

Ghomeshi vows to 'fight allegations' in Facebook post; won't talk to media

CP | Andrea Baillie, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Jian Ghomeshi thanked his supporters Thursday and vowed to meet the allegations against him head-on, a pledge that came as a "Trailer Park B...

FIFA, Interpol, FIFPro launch joint campaign to combat match-fixing

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Sports
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TOKYO - FIFA, international players' union FIFPro and Interpol have launched a campaign to combat match-fixing.The aim of the campaign, launched at th...

Governor General mourns the loss of Cpl. Nathan Cirillo at National War Memorial

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.30.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The governor general has paid his respects to Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, the soldier who was gunned down while on guard duty last week at the Natio...