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BLACK ANNIVERSARY

MONTREAL - Asked to describe the last year of his life, Arnaud Cote pauses on the other end of the line, measuring his response.After considering his reply for a few moments, the 85-year-old retired d...
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10 DEAD, 22 MISSING

L'ISLE-VERTE, Qc - A burning cigarette is just one of the possible causes of the deadly blaze in a seniors' residence in eastern Quebec, police said Saturday.Some media have reported that a smoker at...
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B.C. Firefighters To The Rescue

KAMLOOPS, B.C. - British Columbia is sending fire-fighting crews to Quebec to help that province suppress wildfires that have forced hundreds of people to flee their homes.Forests Minister Steve Thoms...
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2 Dead In Quebec House Fire

THURSO, QUEBEC, - Two young girls were killed and a third was in critical condition Wednesday after a pre-dawn fire tore through their home in this Quebec paper-mill community southeast of Ottawa.The...
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Huge Fire Burns In Montreal

MONTREAL - Spectacular flames and thick billowing smoke could be seen for several kilometres after a major fire erupted Friday in a Montreal building that houses oil reservoirs.The fire department sai...