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CommentHealth | 7:10 AM on Monday
The Nunavut government has confirmed that traces of fuel have been found in Iqaluit's water supply, five weeks after officials lifted a do-not-consume order for the city's water.
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CommentLaw & Order | 6:36 AM on Monday
Greater Manchester police said on Sunday two teenagers were detained in South Manchester, England, as part of an ongoing investigation into a hostage-taking incident on Saturday at a synagogue in Colleyville, Texas.
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CommentMisc World | 6:33 AM on Monday
Ukraine said Sunday that Russia was behind a cyberattack that defaced its government websites. Meanwhile, the Canadian government is urging people to avoid non-essential travel to Ukraine, in a new advisory citing "Russian aggression."
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CommentBusiness | 6:30 AM on Monday
Potato importers in Puerto Rico say there are empty shelves at some grocery stores across the Caribbean island as they struggle to find enough supply to fill the void created by the export ban on P.E.I. potatoes.
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CommentMisc CDN | 5:42 AM on Monday
A new poll suggests support may have slipped for a key element of Quebec's secularism law, known as Bill 21.
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CommentMisc CDN | 11:00 AM on Sunday
On a clear winter day this weekend, Simone Engels captured photographs of what appeared to be an iceberg floating on the Strait of Georgia.
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CommentSports | 10:54 AM on Sunday
Novak Djokovic's hopes of playing at the Australian Open were dashed Sunday after a court dismissed the top-ranked tennis star's appeal against a deportation order.
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CommentLaw & Order | 10:21 AM on Sunday
Four hostages are safe and their captor is dead after an hours-long standoff that began when the man took over services at a Texas synagogue where he could be heard ranting on a live stream and demanding the release of a Pakistani neuroscientist who was c
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CommentTech | 10:23 PM on Saturday
The bubbling tension needs to be resolved if Canada is to make serious progress in moving to a low-carbon economy, Heather Scoffield writes.
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CommentBusiness | 9:49 AM on Saturday
Martin Shkreli must return $64.6 million US in profits he and his former company reaped from raising the price of the life-saving drug Daraprim, a federal judge ruled on Friday while barring Shkreli from participating in the pharmaceutical industry for th
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CommentMisc CDN | 9:48 AM on Saturday
Six employees from what began as an Ottawa-area family business more than 50 years ago are presumed dead in a catastrophic explosion and fire that witnesses likened to an earthquake. Here's what we know about the business.
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CommentPolitical | 9:46 AM on Saturday
Alexa McDonough, whose leadership of the Nova Scotia NDP in 1980 made her the first woman to lead a major political party in Canada, has died at the age of 77.
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CommentMisc World | 9:30 AM on Saturday
An undersea volcano erupted in spectacular fashion near the Pacific nation of Tonga on Saturday, sending tsunami waves crashing across the shore and people rushing to higher ground. It has also prompted a tsunami advisory for British Columbia's coast.
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CommentProvincial Politics | 10:09 PM on Friday
Ontario minister of long-term care Rod Phillips says he is resigning at the end of next month. Minister of Legislative Affairs and Government House Leader Paul Calandra will fill the role next, says the Ford government.
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CommentMilitary | 3:47 PM on Friday
The initiative involves a number of Ontario companies and the Canadian Commercial Corporation in Ottawa.
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CommentPolitical | 2:39 PM on Friday
Canada is joining Mexico’s official complaint today requesting a dispute settlement panel to settle a claim that the U.S. is violating the new NAFTA by insisting on a stricter interpretation of a key provision on auto parts.
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CommentTech | 10:21 AM on Friday
Canadian research institute Citizen lab says the cellphones of nearly three dozen journalists and activists in El Salvador, several of whom were investigating alleged state corruption, were hacked and implanted with sophisticated spyware typically availab
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CommentPolitical | 10:19 AM on Friday
The rare alert sent to MPs comes after a long-running investigation into Christine Ching Kui Lee.
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CommentMisc World | 10:01 AM on Friday
Russia is plotting to stage acts of provocation to create a pretext to invade Ukraine, a US official says.
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CommentLaw & Order | 9:55 AM on Friday
The Akwesasne Mohawk Police say instances of human smuggling near the Ontario-Quebec border has increased in recent months and people illegally attempting to cross into the U.S. have put community members at risk.
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CommentBusiness | 9:50 AM on Friday
Canada is joining Mexico’s official complaint today requesting a dispute settlement panel to settle a claim that the U.S. is violating the new NAFTA by insisting on a stricter interpretation of a key provision on auto parts.
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CommentMisc World | 9:49 AM on Friday
Websites of Ukraine's cabinet, seven ministries, the Treasury, the National Emergency Service and the state services website, where Ukrainians' electronic passports and vaccination certificates are stored, were temporarily unavailable Friday after a hacki
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CommentMisc CDN | 6:03 AM on Friday
What do a physicist and a cheesemaker have in common? Not much, maybe, unless they're the same person.
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CommentPolitical | 2:11 PM on Thursday
The People’s Party of Canada has been blocked from registering its name for a provincial party in Ontario by a Toronto man, who began running in election campaigns as a “Peoples Political Party” candidate years before Maxime Bernier created his nati
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CommentMisc World | 10:42 AM on Thursday
Secretary of State Antony Blinken says investigations continue after more diplomats fall ill.
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CommentLaw & Order | 5:43 AM on Thursday
Anwar Raslan, a former Syrian secret police officer, was convicted by a German court Thursday of crimes against humanity for overseeing the abuse of detainees at a jail near Damascus a decade ago.
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CommentUncle Sam | 5:27 AM on Thursday
Retired Major General Michael Lehnert has called repeatedly for the military prison to be closed. Two decades after the first detainees arrived, he still wonders how his country will get there.
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CommentLaw & Order | 4:25 AM on Thursday
Ontario Provincial Police are warning people to check their pocket change for fake toonies adorned by a strange-looking figurehead and inscribed with a bizarre typo.
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CommentBusiness | 5:37 PM on Wednesday
In the 19-second video clip, the actor congratulates Edward Rogers on his ‘real-life Succession’, referring to a weeks-long boardroom battle at the telecom company
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CommentPolitical | 8:31 AM on Wednesday
Dutch athletes competing in next month's Beijing Winter Olympics will need to leave their phones and laptops at home in an unprecedented move to avoid Chinese espionage, Dutch newspaper De Volkskrant reported on Tuesday.