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Ottawa will no longer pay for benefits for incarcerated relatives of veterans in the wake of the controversy over treatment for Christopher Garnier, a convicted killer who never served in military and got PTSD from murdering an off-duty police officer.

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A review of spending commissioned by Premier Doug Ford is encouraging him to sell Crown corporations, including the Liquor Control Board of Ontario, to bring short-term cash into provincial coffers.

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New Brunswick's lieutenant-governor has given Brian Gallant permission to continue governing the province while the Liberals try to win the confidence of the legislature with fewer seats than his main opponent.

Bill Cosby

A judge has sentenced Bill Cosby to three to 10 years in a state prison for drugging and sexually assaulting a Canadian woman more than a decade ago.

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The public inquiry into patient safety at Ontario's long-term care homes has resumed and is hearing closing submissions from the Health Ministry and a company that operates a home where disgraced nurse Elizabeth Wettlaufer once worked.

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Most of the 12 young people who died while in the care of Ontario's child welfare system had significant mental health challenges but limited or no access to appropriate help, according to a coroner's report released Tuesday.

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With an eye on future lunar exploration, Canada's space agency is calling on companies to present their ideas for everything from moon-rover power systems to innovative mineral prospecting techniques.

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Edmonton's school board says it's taking down its book review site after a leading Indigenous author questioned why some of his graphic novels were on a not-recommended list.

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U.S. President Donald Trump used his second address to the UN General Assembly on Tuesday to tell world leaders that his administration rejects "global governance, control and domination."

Cannabis

A 41-year old Quebec man has been sentenced to more than 11 years in prison for conspiring to smuggle thousands of kilos of marijuana into the U.S. through the Akwesasne Mohawk Indian Reservation in northern New York.

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An assault charge against former Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna was withdrawn Tuesday after he agreed to a peace bond.

Melilla migrants caught

Long before wall-building became a showpiece election promise in the U.S., fences went up on Europe’s southern border to keep migrants out.

Abdul Waheed

Instead of sparring over how many immigrants Quebec should accept, chemist Abdul Waheed wishes campaigning provincial politicians would talk about how to help skilled workers like him get jobs in their field so they could integrate into Quebec society.

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My guess is that Trudeau spent his summer vacation up on the roof of Rideau Cottage with his wife, staring at the night sky, watching the stars align perfectly.

Dunrobin aerial footage picture small plane damage survey tornado homes destroyed Sept. 23 2018

These photos taken before and after the Ottawa-Gatineau, Que., tornadoes are stark examples of its devastating power.

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Ticketmaster — and its parent company, Live Nation — are being called on the carpet by two U.S. senators who are demanding explanations about the company’s secret scalper program, exposed last week in a report by CBC News and the Toronto Star.

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Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland says she'll meet with her counterpart from Saudi Arabia on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly in New York.

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A Rohingya refugee living in an overcrowded camp in Bangladesh is heaping "heartfelt thanks" on Canada for declaring the Myanmar military's crackdown against his people a genocide.

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The Crown's theory that a Burnaby dad killed his newborn daughter because her crying interrupted his plan to watch hockey is "preposterous," according to a B.C. judge.

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A Vancouver-based plastics expert is pushing for more public education about the different types of plastics following Ottawa’s plans to eliminate the use of single-use plastics in government operations.

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Robinson and two assistants have been let go after the team's playoff hopes continued to evaporate in a disappointing weekend loss to Dallas.

STOCK VANCOUVER POLICE DEPARTMENT OFFICER TRAFFIC UNIT DRINKING AND DRIVING LIQUOR

The Drager test was approved as the first saliva screening equipment to be used by law enforcement to test for THC, the main psychoactive agent in cannabis — but at least three police departments in B.C. won't be using the device.

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Washington's Department of Ecology says that the Canadian government, as the owner of the 100-kilometre pipeline, is required by law to have an approved spill response plan. It's now given the operator 60 days to add more details in several areas.

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With an eye on future lunar exploration, Canada's space agency is calling on companies to present their ideas for everything from moon-rover power systems to innovative mineral prospecting techniques.

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Surrey voters won't just choose a new mayor and council when they go to the polls next month —their vote could also determine the future of a $1.65-billion light rail transportation system.

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The Crown's theory that a Burnaby dad killed his newborn daughter because her crying interrupted his plan to watch hockey is "preposterous," according to a B.C. judge.

CBC President 20180403

Catherine Tait, CBC/Radio-Canada’s first female president, is vocal about the direction she plans to take the national public broadcaster.

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The Seattle City Council has unanimously approved plans for a privately-funded $700 million renovation of KeyArena, clearing one of the last major hurdles in the city's bid to land an expansion NHL franchise.

B.C. Liberal Leader Andrew Wilkinson

“It’s by far the most confusing ballot question that’s ever been used anywhere on this question,” Wilkinson said as he explained why he thinks changing voting systems is a bad idea.

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Surrey RCMP say a 17-year-old female has been arrested and charged in the weekend stabbing of another 17-year old girl.

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RCMP are appealing to the public for help locating the man.

Conservative Trans Mountain Plan 20180924

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer has outlined a plan to jump-start Trans Mountain construction, a month after the Federal Court of Appeal quashed cabinet approval to build the multi-billion dollar expansion project.

Natsumi Kogawa and person of interest

William Victor Schneider, seen here in surveillance video footage, walks with Natsumi Kogawa at Harbour Centre Mall, the last time she was seen alive.

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As candidates head out on the municipal election trail in the lead-up to Oct. 20, they're looking to capture votes any way they can — whether that's online or through old-school methods, campaign managers say.

Whitehorse Correctional Centre

Nepper was facing charges, including attempted murder, after allegedly sending an explosive device to his brother in Port Alice, B.C.

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Isidoro Andres “Rudy” Sanchez has ordered to pay investigation costs of $115,000 after showing what regulator called a 'blatant disregard for public safety.'

Smart Spending Renters Insurance

The proposed new formula limits maximum rent increases to the cost of inflation, dropping the additional two per cent add-on that is currently allowed.

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Artificial turf is sprouting along sidewalks in Vancouver, mostly outside condominium buildings, because owners say it looks good and is easy to maintain. Opponents say it's ugly and not good for the environment.

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Police say the attack on the Queensborough Bridge on Sunday injured an elderly person and two people who tried to help.

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Robinson and two assistants have been let go after the team's playoff hopes continued to evaporate in a disappointing weekend loss to Dallas.

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Canada will send 71 athletes and 28 coaches to the 2018 Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina next month. The event, for athletes aged 15-18, runs from Oct. 6-18.

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A 20-year-old food service worker at Comerica Park in Detroit has been charged after a video was posted online that appeared to show him spitting on a pizza intended for customers during a Major League Baseball game.

Julie Chu

On this week's episode of the Player's Own Voice podcast, former U.S. women's hockey team captain Julie Chu talks about what it's like to win Olympic gold at the expense of your couchmate.

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An assault charge against former Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Roberto Osuna was withdrawn Tuesday after he agreed to a peace bond.

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First place in their group is on the line when Canada and France meet Tuesday at the FIBA women's World Cup in Tenerife, Spain, and coach Lisa Thomaidis believes Canada's women can turn the game into a track meet.

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The Seattle City Council has unanimously approved plans for a privately-funded $700 million renovation of KeyArena, clearing one of the last major hurdles in the city's bid to land an expansion NHL franchise.

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Already the most intense competition in golf, the Ryder Cup doesn't need help to boost the excitement. Tiger Woods managed to take it to another level.

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Kyle Lowry awoke Monday having not spoken to Toronto Raptors rookie head coach Nick Nurse or newcomer Kawhi Leonard, acquired in a July trade for Lowry's best friend, DeMar DeRozan. He insists it's not a reflection of how he feels about the changes or the organization.

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The Philadelphia Flyers unveiled their new mascot and social media had a field day with many users comparing "Gritty" to the stuff of nightmares.

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Toronto Raptors newcomer Kawhi Leonard finally addressed the media at a jam-packed news conference on Monday, saying he's excited to play in a "basketball city" where fans embrace the team. But he's still not committing to Toronto beyond this season.

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The leader of the World Anti-Doping Agency insisted he cares about athletes but admonished them nonetheless during a fierce, sometimes-personal defence of the decision to bring Russia's suspended drug-fighting operation back online.

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The Montreal Canadiens have agreed to terms on a four-year contract extension with forward Paul Byron. The deal, which has an average annual value of $3.4 million US, was announced Sunday.

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The home of a former Paralympic athlete in Dunrobin was torn from its foundation after a tornado ripped through the west Ottawa neighbourhood.

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Former Iowa State golf star Celia Barquin Arozamena was honoured Saturday prior to the school's football game against Akron.

1988 Olympics: IOC strips Ben Johnson of his 100m gold medal

During a press conference, the IOC announced that Canadian sprinter Ben Johnson had been stripped of his 100-metre Olympic gold medal.

30 years ago: Ben Johnson wins Olympic 100m gold medal

Canadian sprinter Ben Johnson won Olympic gold in the men's 100-metre race, in a world record time of 9.79 seconds, at the 1988 Olympics in Seoul, Korea. He would stripped of his medal three days later after testing positive for stanozolol.

socca6 world cup

Watch live action from the inaugural Socca6 World Cup, set in the iconic Praça do Comércio in Lisbon’s city centre. Catch the next match between France and Canada live now.

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