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Photo radar ticket ties Zehaf Bibeau to Calgary Islamic Centre
Solike so many other radicals before him he was also at Calgaryhis car even linked to a particular Islamic centre there...
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Union demands send Japanese firm, jobs packing from California town
The California city of Palmdale was ready to roll out the red carpet when a Japanese company agreed to build a $60 million factory on a city-ownedvacant parcel on the southwest side of townbut now the company is taking its project out of state and cri
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CommentUncle Sam | 9:58 PM on Friday
LUMBERTON - A Lumberton man traded gunfire with three men who forced their way into his home, robbed the family, tried to rape his granddaughter and stole his car Monday, Robeson County authorities said.
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CommentMisc CDN | 5:46 PM on Friday
Jihadists lauded the attacks in Canada that took the lives of two soldiers, posting celebratory wishes on Twitter and encouraging more destruction
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CommentMisc World | 6:07 PM on Friday
A student opened fire in the cafeteria of a Washington high school on Friday, killing one person, wounding at least four others and spreading panic among students who scrambled across fields and parking lots to safety, police and hospital officials said.
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CommentMilitary | 5:05 PM on Friday
Two military aircraft are leaving 14 Wing Greenwood Friday night to join the mission against ISIS.
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CommentMisc CDN | 3:53 PM on Friday
Representatives of major Canadian Muslim groups gathered in Ottawa today to reiterate their denunciation of terrorism in the name of Islam at a news conference in Ottawa, even as fear of harassment and violence grows in the Muslim-Canadian community.
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CommentMisc CDN | 2:05 PM on Friday
A Federal Court ruling means Omar Khadr can significantly expand his $20-million civil lawsuit in which he accuses Ottawa of complicity in what he claims was his torture at the hands of the Americans.
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CommentUncle Sam | 1:55 PM on Friday
Man who attacked police officers with axe in New York City on Thursday had Islamic "extremist leanings", according to SITE monitoring group
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CommentMisc CDN | 1:24 PM on Friday
It appears the vandalism sparked reaction from many in Cold Lake, by 1:30 Friday afternoon, a number of Cold Lake residents had converged on the mosque, in an effort to clean up the spray paint. Read more: http://edmonton.ctvnews.ca/cold-lake-residents
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CommentPolitical | 11:36 AM on Friday
There's one key item missing from the mammoth omnibus budget bill introduced by the government earlier this week: A controversial proposal that had reportedly been in the works to amend the Copyright Act to give a politician or party the power to use vide
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CommentHealth | 11:19 AM on Friday
Spending the day sitting at your desk and the evening in front of the TV? You could be hurting your health and costing the economy a lot of money, according to a new study.
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CommentMisc CDN | 10:49 AM on Friday
Vandals have defaced a mosque in Cold Lake, Alta., smashing its windows and spray-painting the building with a racist message.
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CommentEnvironmental | 10:45 AM on Friday
The U.S. Coast Guard says a barge, owned by Northern Transportation Company Ltd., carrying diesel on its way to Tuktoyaktuk, N.W.T., broke away from its tugboat Monday during a severe storm.
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CommentReligion | 10:10 AM on Friday
Ottawa and Quebec Muslim converts followed several radical preachers on Twitter, including Choudary.
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CommentBusiness | 9:40 AM on Friday
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Packets of an unidentified yellow powder were sent to the Canadian, U.S., Belgian and German consulates in Istanbul on Friday, prompting security alerts following two militant attacks
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CommentMisc CDN | 9:26 AM on Friday
Michael Zehaf-Bibeau was a familiar face in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside
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CommentMisc World | 7:26 AM on Friday
United Nations human rights experts described Detroit’s mass water shut-offs as “a man-made perfect storm” Monday and called on city officials to restore water to people unable to pay, including those with disabilities or chronic illnesses.
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CommentScience | 7:25 AM on Friday
Image: Hendo Hoverboards This hoverboard looks like the real deal - unlike the recent fake hoverboard. Although I'm not exactly sure how the Hendo Hoverbo works, I have a pretty good guess.
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CommentSports | 9:16 PM on Thursday
Ryan Miller made 31 saves in his return to St. Louis and the Vancouver Canucks scored three times in the third period to beat the Blues 4-1 on Thursday night. Nick Bonino, Linden Vey and Jannik Hansen all scored in the third period to help the Canucks (4-
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CommentMisc CDN | 2:38 PM on Thursday
RCMP have revealed dramatic security video footage from Parliament Hill showing the moments before and after a gunman fatally shot a soldier from behind at the National War Memorial and then stormed Centre Block carrying a high-powered firearm.
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CommentBusiness | 2:28 PM on Thursday
Two members of the Squamish Nation's elected council have been stripped of their authority over financial matters after an independent investigation revealed a significant portion of $1.5 million from the band's "emergency fund" was not properly accounted
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CommentSports | 2:28 PM on Thursday
More than 3,000 students at University of North Carolina took fake classes as part of a program that allowed many to remain eligible to play sports
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CommentMisc CDN | 2:25 PM on Thursday
Though surely a hero, Kevin Vickers was not the only person to display exceptional bravery amid the fear and uncertainty of the attack. Some of their names are unknown, but their courage will not go unappreciated.
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CommentBusiness | 2:17 PM on Thursday
Honda Motor Co. took the rare step of imposing pay cuts on its president and 12 other executives after the fifth recall in a year of its new Fit hybrid model.
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CommentScience | 1:59 PM on Thursday
VANCOUVER — With fangs and the first sawlike teeth on Earth, the biggest predator in the swamps of the early Permian Period ate anything it wanted.
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CommentUncle Sam | 12:16 PM on Thursday
A man was apprehended after he scaled a White House fence Wednesday night, the latest security breach at a time when the Secret Service faces increased scrutiny over its ability to protect the president and his residence.
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CommentHistory | 10:19 AM on Thursday
The German U-boat U-576 sank with all hands aboard on July 14, 1942 after attacking a U.S. convoy off the coast of North Carolina
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CommentMisc CDN | 10:07 AM on Thursday
The gunman who shot and killed a soldier in downtown Ottawa yesterday had been staying at the Ottawa Mission homeless shelter in recent days, residents there say.
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CommentMisc CDN | 10:05 AM on Thursday
The mother of the man accused of killing a soldier at Ottawa's war memorial then storming Parliament before being shot dead says she is crying for the victims of the shooting, not her son.
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CommentPolitical | 10:00 AM on Thursday
Ottawa police have arrested a man who crossed police tape near the National War Memorial while Prime Minister Stephen Harper was preparing to lay a wreath this morning.
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CommentHealth | 6:44 AM on Thursday
Multi drug-resistant tuberculosis remains at crisis levels, with about 480,000 new cases this year, and various forms of lung disease killed about 1.5 million people in 2013, World Health Organization says.