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Bill Clinton outlines Hillary's journey in keynote speech at Democratic convention

CBC.ca - ‎2 hours ago‎
Former president Bill Clinton portrayed his wife Hillary Clinton on Tuesday as a dynamic force for change and a longtime fighter for social justice as he made a case for her historic 2016 bid for the White House.
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Michael Ford wins Etobicoke by-election, replaces late uncle Rob Ford

The Globe and Mail - ‎Jul 25, 2016‎
Ford Nation is still a driving political force in Toronto's west end, where the nephew of the late Rob Ford has been elected to city council.
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Controversial bathroom sign sparks backlash in Medicine Hat

CBC.ca - ‎9 hours ago‎
A bar in Medicine Hat, Alta., is facing backlash after it told a transgender woman she could not use the female washrooms and later posted a controversial sign that some say is discriminatory.
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Body of Behzad Ahmad, who fell into Yoho River, found

CBC.ca - ‎4 hours ago‎
The parents of a boy who was swept away by the Yoho River are relieved to have some closure today, after learning their son's body has been found, family friend Sultan Mahmood said.
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Regina man to be sentenced for city's first homicide of 2016

Regina Leader-Post - ‎10 hours ago‎
Skylar Blue Alexson leaves the courthouse after being sentenced for manslaughter at the Court of Queen's Bench in Regina July 26, 2016.
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UN warns South Sudan president over replacement of rival

Al-Arabiya - ‎1 hour ago‎
South Sudan's President Salva Kiir (C) poses for a photograph with First Vice President Taban Deng Gai (L) and Second Vice President James Wani Igga (R) at the Presidential Palace in the capital of Juba, South Sudan, July 26, 2016.
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The Natural: How Bill sold Hillary better than she sells herself

Fox News - ‎4 hours ago‎
PHILADELPHIA - Bill Clinton wisely began his speech by telling the oft-told tale of how he met Hillary Rodham after staring at her in the Yale Law School library, leaving him “speechless.
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UPDATED: Environment Canada ends Thunderstorm watch for West Kootenay

The Nelson Daily - ‎2 hours ago‎
A recent bulletin was sent out Tuesday afternoon as conditions continued to be favourable for the development of severe thunderstorms that may be capable of producing strong wind gusts, large hail and heavy rain.
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Greens admit to deliberately misleading Victoria voters

Vancouver Sun - ‎9 hours ago‎
Green Party leader Elizabeth May arrives with candidates Jo-Ann Roberts, left, and Frances Litman to watch election results on Oct. 19.
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Air Transat pilots granted bail in Glasgow on drinking charges

Toronto Star - ‎15 hours ago‎
Toronto men had been held in custody for more than a week after arrests on suspicion of attempting to fly while over the legal alcohol limit.
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Watchdog calls out Ontario Liberals for concealing data

The Globe and Mail - ‎8 hours ago‎
Ontario's budget watchdog says the province's Liberal government is hiding information from him - keeping secret financial data on the controversial privatization of Hydro One, major infrastructure projects and spending in the health-care system.
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Apple sells more iPhones than expected, shares jump after hours

The Globe and Mail - ‎9 hours ago‎
Apple Inc. sold more iPhones than Wall Street expected in the third quarter and forecast revenue in the current period would top many analysts' targets, soothing fears that demand for Apple's most important product had hit a wall.
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Canadian tech firms want shorter visa wait times for foreign talent

The Globe and Mail - ‎9 hours ago‎
Canada's emerging tech sector is stepping up pressure on the federal government to speed up the immigration process so firms can more readily recruit top foreign talent.
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Canadian banks ordered to undergo mortgage stress tests

The Globe and Mail - ‎8 hours ago‎
Canada's top banking regulator has again addressed the country's overheating housing market, demanding lenders show that their capital levels could withstand severe drops in the price of houses in Vancouver and Toronto.
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Japan poised to pump up sluggish growth with new stimulus

TheChronicleHerald.ca - ‎1 hour ago‎
TOKYO - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced plans Wednesday for a fresh barrage of economic stimulus to help revive stalling growth.
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BlackBerry DTEK50 now available to pre-order in Canada for $429

MobileSyrup.com - ‎16 hours ago‎
Essentially a rebranded Alcatel OneTouch Idol 4 in terms of hardware specs (see the image at the end of the story), the DTEK 50 features a 5.2-inch 1080p display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 processor, 3GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage, a microSD slot ...
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Bicycle trailers and electric scooters banned from harbour ferries

The Coast Halifax - ‎4 hours ago‎
UPDATE: According to its Twitter account, Halifax Transit has altered its plans and cyclists towing child trailers “MAY” board ferries until further notice.
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Report: Jaguar apparently ditches any sports car efforts for EVs

eGMCarTech - ‎9 hours ago‎
Some strange and rather surprising news comes in from Jaguar via Automobile Magazine, where the outlet learned that the Coventry-based automaker is said to be ditching any future plans to build high-performance or sports cars, including no XK coupe or ...
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MotoGP, VIDEO. Miller in triplicate at the Red Bull Ring

GPone English - ‎20 hours ago‎
What could be better, on a sweltering summer's day, than riding at more than 300 km/h on a track immersed in a green forest? That's what the MotoGP riders were up to a few days ago at the Red Bull Ring.
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TIFF 2016 to open with 'Magnificent Seven' remake, include 'Birth of a Nation'

Calgary Herald - ‎8 hours ago‎
Director Denis Villeneuve poses for photographs on the red carpet for the movie "Sicario" during the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto on Friday, Sept.
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MTV praises Sorry and Kanye West, snubs Taylor Swift

Stuff.co.nz - ‎9 hours ago‎
The Kiwi choreographer had only days to come up with a concept and film Justin Bieber's video for Sorry, which has received a MTV Video Music Awards for Best Video.
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Johnny Depp accused of stalling divorce

Toronto Sun - ‎12 hours ago‎
Johnny Depp's estranged wife has accused the movie star of stalling their divorce. Amber Heard has filed legal documents ahead of the former couple's court showdown on Tuesday (26Jul16), claiming the Pirates of the Caribbean star and his legal team ...
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What the Olympic doping scandal says about the decline of Putin's Russia

The Guardian - ‎1 hour ago‎
Moscow has dodged a bullet with the International Olympic Committee's decision not to impose a blanket ban on its athletes, but there is no doubt that the ongoing doping scandal has embarrassed the government - and offered some interesting insights ...
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Pospisil off to second round after France's Chardy retires due to injury at Rogers Cup

National Post - ‎2 hours ago‎
TORONTO - Vasek Pospisil was hoping for a breakthrough. Pospisil, of Vancouver, was halfway there on Tuesday night at the Rogers Cup in Toronto when his opponent from France, Jeremy Chardy, took care of the guesswork, propelling yet another ...
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Clear water at Pigeon Lake may be thanks to spring rain, cool temperatures

Globalnews.ca - ‎7 hours ago‎
WATCH ABOVE: There has been a battle raging in Pigeon Lake over the last few years over blue green algae. Advisories have been issued in the past over dangerous algae.
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'Bee' a part of The Great Canadian Bumble Bee Count for Oakville

InsideHalton.com - ‎10 hours ago‎
Friends of the Earth Canada is creating some buzz around its latest project to help scientists learn more about bees. It's partnered with Bumble Bee Watch, created by scientists from the Xerces Society, York University and Wildlife Preservation Canada ...
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British badgers are more afraid of the BBC than of bears - and that's very bad

Alaska Dispatch News - ‎1 hour ago‎
Armed with a speaker system and a bucket full of peanuts, wildlife ecologist Lianna Zanette hiked into the Wytham Woods with just one mission: to terrorize some woodland creatures with recordings of the BBC.
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Boeing shows off Starliner factory at KSC

Florida Today - ‎14 hours ago‎
A notch at the top of high bay doors that allowed an orbiter's tail fin to pass through is the only obvious sign that a Kennedy Space Center hangar once housed a space shuttle.
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'This little guy is really cute': Ludwig the robot designed to help Alzheimer's patients

CBC.ca - ‎6 hours ago‎
Brenda Horenfeldt was wowed Tuesday by a talking, walking robot - a new tool his creators feel could be the future of treatment for Alzheimer's and dementia patients.
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Smell test may be effective in early detection of Alzheimer's

CTV News - ‎5 hours ago‎
Smell identification tests and tracking physical changes in the eye may help detect the beginning stages of Alzheimer's disease, according to several studies presented at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference in Toronto.
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Poor aerobic fitness 2nd only to smoking as highest risk for early death

CTV News - ‎8 hours ago‎
Being out of shape is a bigger risk for early death than either high blood pressure or high cholesterol, finds a large new study. In fact, the only thing worse for longevity was smoking, the study found.

Emergency Department visits for sports-related brain injuries on the rise

Globalnews.ca - ‎6 hours ago‎
WATCH ABOVE: A new national report finds more people are heading to hospital emergency rooms for concussions. Su-Ling Goh explains why some experts think that may not necessarily be a bad thing.
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