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Man in terror linked attack had been arrested this summer, say RCMP

Posted October 22, 2014

Warrant Officer Patrice Vincent, 53, served with the Canadian Forces for 28 years The Canadian Press MONTREAL – The man police say deliberately drove a ...

Neighbours shocked to see dramatic changes in man shot by police

Posted October 22, 2014

By Peter Rakobowchuk and Stephanie Marin, The Canadian Press SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU, Que. – A man police say ran over two Canadian soldiers was described by neighbours ...

Left leaning think tank raises new questions about bias in tax agency audits

Posted October 22, 2014

By Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press OTTAWA – A left-leaning think tank is raising new questions about the possibility of political interference in audits of ...

Mosquito borne chikungunya virus has infected more than 200 Canadians

Posted October 22, 2014

The Canadian Press OTTAWA – More than 200 Canadians have been infected by a virus that has sickened almost 800,000 people in the Caribbean. A ...

Today in Music History – Oct. 22

Posted October 22, 2014

The Canadian Press In 1883, the original Metropolitan Opera House in New York opened with a production of Gounod’s “Faust.” The building was heavily damaged ...

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MPs, senators unanimously make Pakistani teen Malala Yousafzai honorary citizen

Posted October 22, 2014

By Stephanie Levitz, The Canadian Press OTTAWA – Parliamentarians and senators have unanimously supported bestowing honorary Canadian citizenship upon Pakistani teenager and co-winner of this ...

Ottawa should be wary of turning surplus into tax cuts: budget watchdog

Posted October 22, 2014

By Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press OTTAWA – Canada’s budget watchdog is urging Ottawa to proceed with caution if it decides to transform the country’s ...

Winnipeg police discover remains of as many as 4 dead infants in storage locker

Posted October 22, 2014

By Chinta Puxley and Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press WINNIPEG – Police say the discovery of as many as four dead infants in a storage ...

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Canadian fighter jets leave Alberta military base for Kuwait

Posted October 22, 2014

The Canadian Press COLD LAKE, Alta. – Canadian fighter jets have left the Cold Lake military base in Alberta to join an international combat mission ...

Ontario to increase fines for texting, using hand held phone while driving

Posted October 22, 2014

The Canadian Press TORONTO – Ontario motorists will face stiffer fines and penalties for texting while driving under legislation the Liberal government will re-introduce today. ...

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TSX claws back more losses, up 210 points on strong earning, Chinese growth data

By Malcolm Morrison, The Canadian Press TORONTO – The Toronto stock market powered to a solid gain for a fourth straight session Tuesday, supported in ...

Today in History – Oct. 22

Posted October 22, 2014

The Canadian Press On this date: In 1692, a 14-year-old girl repelled an Iroquois attack on Vercheres near Montreal. Marie-Madeleine de Vercheres took charge and ...

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Gov. Gen’s trip to Europe carries personal and historical meaning

Posted October 22, 2014

By John Ward, The Canadian Press OTTAWA – Gov.-Gen. David Johnston travels to Europe on Wednesday for a week-long visit which will include war commemorations ...

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B.C.’s LNG emissions law greenest, cleanest in the world: environment minister

Posted October 22, 2014

By Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press VICTORIA – New legislation introduced in British Columbia requires liquefied natural gas plants to meet emission standards or face ...

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Nova Scotia’s chief electoral officer says ballot secrecy needs strengthening

Posted October 22, 2014

By Michael Tutton and Keith Doucette, The Canadian Press HALIFAX – The case of a man who posted on social media a photo of his ...

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Expo Shines Light on Bright Future for Skilled Immigrants: In-TAC holds second annual career fair for IT and finance professionals

Posted October 21, 2014

Organizers of the In-TAC expo pose with Ottawa employers and Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander Photo: McCarthy Media Group and Profile Imaging By Brandon ...

Mary Kay consultant Mary Ogunyemy says being involved in the Immigrant Women’s Small Business Expo gives immigrant women, and women in general, the right kind of exposure.

A Business Expo for the Ambitious Woman

Posted October 8, 2014

Mary Kay consultant Mary Ogunyemy says being involved in the Immigrant Women’s Small Business Expo gives immigrant women, and women in general, the right kind ...

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Upcoming: Hindu festival to illuminate Ottawa

Posted October 3, 2014

Ellen O’Connor The biggest and brightest of all Hindu festivals is coming to the Algonquin Commons Theatre on Saturday, October 18 and welcomes everyone across ...

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