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Stolen George Washington Letter Leads To Halifax Arrest

CBC | Posted 05.04.2013 | Canada

A stolen letter written by former U.S. president George Washington led police to arrest a second man in a massive stolen artifacts case in the Halifax...

International Community Celebrates John A. Macdonald's Birthday by Continuing to Ignore Canada

Jilly Gagnon | Posted 03.13.2012 | Canada
Jilly Gagnon

The international community marked the 197th anniversary of the birth of Canada's first Prime Minister, John A. Macdonald, by completely ignoring the man as well as the country he headed. Despite proximity to Canada, Americans seemed no likelier to understand references to Macdonald.