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Thousands of France fans pour onto Montreal streets after 4-2 World Cup victory

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It may not be the Champs Elysées, but Parc Jean-Drapeau in Montreal was swarming with red, white and blue Sunday afternoon as France poured in the goals and, finally, won the World Cup 4-2.



Sun, 15 Jul 2018 17:15:01 EDT

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Ex-NHL goaltender Ray Emery drowns in Hamilton harbour

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Hamilton police have confirmed that a man who drowned in Hamilton harbour was former Ottawa Senators goalie Ray Emery.



Sun, 15 Jul 2018 12:12:30 EDT

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Canada's diversity not reflected on the silver screen, say actors, screenwriters of colour

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A McGill University study found nonwhite actors are disproportionately underrepresented in Hollywood films — a phenomenon also seen in Canada, according to industry professionals.



Sun, 15 Jul 2018 17:00:00 EDT

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Rescue team frees 1st entangled whale since 2017 death of volunteer Joe Howlett

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Campobello Whale Rescue Team freed a young entangled whale Saturday off Brier Island, N.S., its first emergency response on the water since fellow rescuer Joe Howlett's death last year.



Sun, 15 Jul 2018 15:15:43 EDT

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Parties on Canadian streets after French World Cup win

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Elated French fans burst out of bars and into the streets of Montreal on Sunday, dancing and singing as they celebrated their soccer team's victory over Croatia in the World Cup final. In Toronto, ecstatic fans paraded downtown, cheering and waving French flags.



Sun, 15 Jul 2018 11:55:37 EDT

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Ray Emery remembered by hockey community

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Former teammates, coaches and executives who played and worked with former NHL goaltender Ray Emery have been expressing condolences online following the 35-year-old's death on Sunday.



Sun, 15 Jul 2018 17:14:46 EDT

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Almost every part of Canada's largest national park deteriorating: federal study

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An exhaustive federal study of Canada's largest national park concludes almost every aspect of its environment is deteriorating.



Sun, 15 Jul 2018 11:35:49 EDT

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'Abandoned by my country': Former hostage in Syria says Canada let him down

Carl Campeau

In 2013, Syrian rebels abducted Canadian lawyer Carl Campeau while he was working for the UN, and kept him hostage for eight months. Neither the UN nor the Canadian government would pay ransom for his release. Although he managed to escape, he continues to live in fear and feels abandoned both by his country and his employer.



Sun, 15 Jul 2018 09:00:00 EDT

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Man denied exemption to union dues on religious grounds, after board rules his objections are political

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Robert Alan Bogunovic told the B.C. Labour Relations Board his religious and political views had become irreconcilable with his membership in the B.C. Teachers Federation. The board says it was more of a political disagreement.



Sun, 15 Jul 2018 11:00:00 EDT

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3 family members charged after alleged kidnapping, assault in Kingston, Ont.

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Investigators say three family members have been charged after a woman was allegedly kidnapped and abused for nearly a year.



Sat, 14 Jul 2018 22:56:05 EDT

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Compass Minerals and Unifor reach tentative deal in Goderich salt mine strike

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Compass Minerals and the union representing striking Goderich salt mine workers have reached a tentative deal, days after both sides returned to the bargaining table.



Sun, 15 Jul 2018 10:15:40 EDT

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Wait-list for Peace Tower flag now exceeds average Canadian lifespan

Mitchell Mader

All Mitchell Mader wanted was a meaningful piece of Canadiana when he signed up to receive one of the 250 Canadian flags flown throughout the year atop Parliament Hill's Peace Tower, but it's unlikely he'll live to see the day it arrives.



Sun, 15 Jul 2018 06:00:00 EDT

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Woman dead, man injured after driver hits pedestrians in Burlington, Ont.

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A woman was killed and part of a man's leg was amputated after a driver slammed into pedestrians and crashed into a former restaurant patio in Burlington, Ont., on Saturday morning, Halton police said.



Sat, 14 Jul 2018 11:16:25 EDT

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Indigenous pipeline protester arrested near Kamloops, B.C., released by RCMP

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A woman who was arrested after a Trans Mountain pipeline protest in British Columbia's North Thompson Provincial Park Saturday morning has been released from custody.



Sat, 14 Jul 2018 17:20:55 EDT

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Flesh-eating disease leaves Langley, B.C., man fighting for life

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In the beginning, the only sign that something was seriously wrong with Rob Erke was the pain and a small bump on his left shoulder — there was no wound, no scratch, no insect bite.



Sat, 14 Jul 2018 10:00:00 EDT

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'Constant anxiety': Sexual assault survivor describes effects of long delays in justice system

Tanya Busch

According to experts, delays in processing sexual assault charges are common throughout the system.



Sat, 14 Jul 2018 07:00:00 EDT

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Calgary MLA Prab Gill resigns from UCP caucus after investigation into ballot stuffing allegations

Progressive Conservative Prab Gill

Gill won the riding of Calgary-Greenway in a 2016 byelection following the death of former Progressive Conservative MLA Manmeet Bhullar.



Sat, 14 Jul 2018 22:08:05 EDT

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Europe's Best brand Field Berry Mixes recalled for possible salmonella contamination

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There's been a recall issued for Europe's Best brand Field Berry Mixes due to possible salmonella contamination.



Sat, 14 Jul 2018 12:19:16 EDT

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Trudeau to shuffle cabinet Wednesday, source says

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will shuffle his cabinet next Wednesday as his government readies for the next election amid shifting federal-provincial relations, CBC News has learned.



Fri, 13 Jul 2018 19:53:58 EDT

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Western researcher studies the distinctive southwestern Ontario accent

Michael-Iannozzi

Most of us are quick to detect the distinctive accents of people from other regions, but did you know that residents of southwestern Ontario have their own unique accent? Michael Iannozzi , a PhD student at Western University, is studying what distinguishes the dialect of this region.



Sat, 14 Jul 2018 06:00:00 EDT

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