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Wet weather is no excuse for tracking mud onto streets
Builders must comply with a bylaw that prohibits muddying the road, but some make only a token effort.
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Poll on Canadian attitudes towards Auschwitz suggests gaps in knowledge of Holocaust, anti-Semitism
Only 43 per cent of Canadians can correctly identify how many Jews were killed, according to polling released this week
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Stunting charge laid after vehicle clocked at 60 km/h over speed limit in Dartmouth
The fine in Nova Scotia for stunting is $2,422.50 and six points are assigned to the driver’s record.
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Wedding shamers use online forums to voice opinions on everything from the bride’s camouflage gown to the happy couple’s first toke
Group gained traction in August 2018 after model Chrissy Teigen retweeted the story of a bride who allegedly canceled her wedding after guests refused to pay $1,500 to attend.
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City of Winnipeg plows through snow clearing, residential parking ban lifted
The city has lifted the residential parking ban put in place following last weekend’s snowstorm.
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Arrest made in Milton bank robbery
Halton police have arrested one suspect but are still looking for two more in an armed bank robbery in Milton.
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Police charge man with first-degree murder five days after Scarborough apartment fire
Firefighters found 49-year-old Maryna Kudzianiuk suffering from serious injuries. She was taken to hospital where she later died. Ricardo Mirabelles was charged Saturday.
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Vancouver Police identify city's third murder victim of 2020
Tonya Hyer was killed January 19 in Gastown.
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Alouettes sign offensive linemen Matte, Jamieson to two-year deals
Alouettes sign offensive linemen Matte, Jamieson to two-year deals
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Trudeau taps Quebec senator as Liberal government’s new rep in upper chamber
Sen. Marc Gold, a constitutional law expert and former chair of the Jewish Federations of Canada, was appointed to the Senate on the advice of Trudeau in November 2016 and has been a member of the Independent Senators Group.
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Top 3 things to do around Winnipeg the weekend of Jan. 25
With her weekly pick of fun things to do on the weekend, here is the rundown from 'Global News Morning's Kahla Evans.
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Fire lit inside cell during disagreement with staff at Edmonton women’s prison
Two inmates and three staff members of the Edmonton Institution for Women were taken to hospital after a disagreement and fire at the prison.
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‘Am I going to die?’: Hamilton boy, 7, shot in his home Thursday in stable condition
Neighbour heard a ‘ruckus’ and what sounded like an argument, and heard a woman screaming.
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Impeachment trial live: Tape shows Trump trying to remove ambassador to Ukraine, report says
'Get rid of her. Get her out tomorrow. I don't care. Get her out tomorrow. Take her out. OK? Do it'
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Who is (and isn’t) running for the Conservative Party leadership
The Star broke down the likely candidates — from already declared to strongly rumoured — and where they fit in the Conservative family.
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Judge denies request to revoke guilty plea in dangerous driving case that killed Alberta woman
Todd Lambert, 51, admitted to being behind the wheel of a car that slammed into the back of Natalie Anne Hawkins' SUV at a speed of more than 200 kilometres an hour.
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4 men hospitalized after SUV collides with train near Balcarres, Sask.
Fort Qu'Appelle RCMP says four men are in hospital after their SUV collided with a train near Balcarres, Sask., on Thursday.
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Julianne Hough writhes, screams during so-called ‘energy treatment’
A video of the dancer shows her receiving a treatment called Network Spinal Analysis at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
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People could be infected with Wuhan coronavirus and not know, initial study finds
The study suggests person-to-person transmission is becoming more common and that symptoms may not always show up
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Kevin Kaminski leads La Ronge Ice Wolves in new direction
Former Saskatoon Blade Kevin Kaminski is back in Saskatchewan bringing his style of coaching to the La Ronge Ice Wolves of the SJHL.
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The secret to better espresso? It’s all in the math, new study says
The most effective way to brew espresso with the least amount of wasted coffee is to use coarser grinds, a new U.K. study using mathematical modelling has determined.
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Jury selection begins in trial of Toronto man accused in Tess Richey death
Kalen Schlatter is charged with first-degree murder in the November 2017 death of Tess Richey.
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VPD identifies Vancouver murder victims
Vancouver Police has released the identities of a man and a woman murdered in separate attacks last weekend. Richmond resident Mathieu Flynn, 31, was found dead inside a vehicle in the parkade at the Marine Gateway Cineplex near SW Marine Drive and Cambie Street just before 8:30 p.m. on Jan. 18. “This incident happened in a […]
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CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Infected people fall down on streets due to virus?
WATCH ABOVE as the Coronavirus continues to spread throughout Asia.  What do YOU think?   Tweet and Facebook us! And don’t forget to subscribe to our YouTube Channel. 
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The Trump book you didn’t hear about but is the most devastating yet
Tabatha Southey: While the president was busy condemning 'A Very Stable Genius', Trump altogether missed another must-read published on the very same day The post The Trump book you didn’t hear about but is the most devastating yet appeared first on Macleans.ca.
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Zacharkiw on wine: Winter is the right time to warm up to Alsace
Let's get a few misconceptions out of the way about the land of riesling, pinot gris and gewürztraminer.
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Bill Zacharkiw's Wines of the Week: Jan. 24, 2020
An unbeatable under-$10 Italian red, a carignan-driven Corbières, a Valpolicella that offers a taste of summer, and world-class chardonnay from Niagara.
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‘Bachelorette’ contestant Tyler Gwozdz dies of overdose at 29
Tyler Gwozdz appeared on Hannah Brown's Season 15 of 'The Bachelorette' in 2019.
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People could be infected with Wuhan coronavirus and not know: initial study
The study suggests person-to-person transmission is becoming more common and that symptoms may not always show up
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Neil Young granted U.S. citizenship 54 years after moving there
"I'm happy to report I’m in," wrote the now-Canadian-American rock legend on Wednesday.
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‘Completely incomprehensible’: Jewish soldier recalls liberating Auschwitz
David Dushman is one of the last surviving soldiers to have taken part in the liberation of the Nazi death camp. And 75 years later, he still struggles to explain how such a catastrophe could happen.
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City to allow 16 Montreal bars to stay open until 6 a.m. for Nuit Blanche
2020 marks the first year the city will allow establishments in a second district — the Gay Village — to remain open until 6 a.m. as well in the Quartier Latin.
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Defective tanker truck leaves trail of fuel between Saint-Laurent and Dorval
Montreal firefighters spread abrasives and covered sewers to ensure the fuel did not trickle into the sewer system.
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Opinion: The first step in fighting anti-Semitism is to define it
The International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance has come up with a working definition. Here's why Montreal's city council should adopt it.
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Tunnel mastermind: Brains behind El Chapo’s cross-border smuggling routes is extradited to U.S.
José Sánchez Villalobos is charged with building, financing and running drugs tunnels for El Chapo in 2010 and 2011
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Guelph man ‘made himself a sandwich’ during restaurant break-in: police
Guelph police say the 21-year-old man is also accused of punching an employee in the face at another restaurant on Friday.
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Scheer Says No 'Free Ride' For Liberals While Tories Look For New Leader
OTTAWA — The race to find a new Conservative leader will not mean Liberals get a “free ride” when the House of Commons returns next week, Tory Leader Andrew Scheer told his caucus Friday.Scheer’s remarks to MPs in Ottawa focused on national unity, which emerged on election night as a clear challenge for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government after the Liberals slipped to a minority and failed to win any federal seats in Alberta and Saskatchewan. “Minority parliaments can end abruptly and unexpectedly. We can’t afford to waste a day,” Scheer said. “We’ve got to make the case every single day for why our country needs a Conservative government: for a stronger position on the world stage, for respect for taxpayers’ dollars, and for a united country from east to west.”Other issues Scheer listed as Conservative priorities in the upcoming parliamentary session include Canada-China relations, and the Liberals’ pledge to strengthen gun control — which he called an attack on law-abiding firearms owners.Watch: Andrew Scheer addresses his caucus in Ottawa. Story continues below video. Though the tenor of his address was critical of Trudeau, Scheer showed bipartisan support of the government’s tact in the wake of the Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 tragedy.He thanked the prime minister for keeping him “fully informed” on developments related to the deaths of 57 Canadian and 29 permanent residents on board. All 176 passengers were killed when the passenger jet was shot down by Iran’s Revolutionary Guard shortly after takeoff in Tehran. The regime said the plane was downed by accident.“And while tragic, it is heartwarming to see Canadians of all walks of life coming together during trying times like these,” Scheer said, stressing the need to hold the Iranian regime accountable for its actions.Leadership race still taking shapeHeading into caucus, Calgary Nose Hill MP Michelle Rempel Garner said it’s a concern that her party’s leadership race doesn’t currently have a strong candidate who represents Western Canada. Wafts of separatist talk are real in her part of the country, she said.“There’s a lot of people in my province and Western Canada writ large that feel very alienated and are questioning, even if we had a change of government, if there’s a place in our part of the country in Confederation long-term.”Rempel Garner said that she is undecided if she will jump into the contest. She also shared her frustration over recent attention drawn to leadership candidate Richard Décarie.The former Conservative staffer made headlines after he told CTV News’ PowerPlay that he believes the acronym LGBTQ is a “Liberal term” and that being gay is a choice. Rempel Garner was one of many Conservative MPs who swiftly denounced Décarie’s views.“Catching me early and uncaffeinated, but I’ll say this,” she told reporters, “I am very, very tired, beyond tired of my party being hijacked by this type of bigotry.”Based on Décarie’s comments, Rempel Garner said that she plans to go to the party’s leadership committee to ask for his disqualification from the race, as permitted under the official rules of the contest.I am very, very tired, beyond tired of my party being hijacked by this type of bigotry.Calgary Nose Hill MP Michelle Rempel GarnerSherwood Park–Fort Saskatchewan MP Garnett Genuis said that it’s still early in the race and that there’s been no robust debate around ideas or vision yet.Asked how social conservatives have been impacted the direction of the leadership race, he remained diplomatic.“Our party has a spectrum of people with different points of views,” Genuis said. “What people are going to be looking for is across different so-called sub-tribes. What are the candidates willing to emphasize in the presence of all of those candidates, all of those perspectives within the party?”Former leadership contender Michael Chong said that he will announce next week whether or not he’ll step into the fray again. The Wellington–Halton Hills MP said he had conversations over the past six weeks and will sit down with his wife and three boys this weekend, “and we’ll make a decision together.” Ambrose, Poilievre say they’re not running for leaderThe number of times Scheer will address his caucus as leader is limited. He announced last month that he will step down as leader as soon as a successor is chosen. His decision to give up the reins meant he would not face a leadership review this spring. The party has postponed its next policy convention to November.News of Scheer’s impending resignation came amid revelations the party approved funds to pay for his childrens’ private education after he became leader in 2017.RELATED Pierre Poilievre Scraps Plans To Run For Conservative Leadership Rona Ambrose Rules Out Conservative Leadership Bid Jean Charest Won’t Run For Conservative Leader After All Conservative Party Leadership Vote Set For June 2020 Tories Have Opportunity To Redefine Themselves As Party Heads Into 2020 Conservative Party executive director Dustin van Vugt called the deal “normal practice” in negotiating relocation costs for the national leader’s family. “All proper procedures were followed and signed off on by the appropriate people,” he said in a statement at the time.Van Vugt was fired a short time later.The Conservative leadership race has so far been defined by the high-profile candidates who have ruled themselves out of the contest.Former Quebec premier Jean Charest took his name out of the running Tuesday.Former interim party leader Rona Ambrose announced Wednesday that she will not be seeking to replace Scheer, ending weeks of fervent speculation.“I loved my 13 years in public service as an MP, minister and especially as leader of this great party,” she said in a video posted to Facebook. “But right now, I am focused on making a difference through the private sector.”Carleton MP Pierre Poilievre announced Thursday that he won’t be a candidate in the race after all, citing family reasons.The news came as a surprise as Conservative heavyweights such as former cabinet minister John Baird and Jenni Byrne, former advisor to prime minister Stephen Harper, were reportedly on his team. Poilievre’s exit leaves the current race wide open for former Harper-era cabinet minister Peter MacKay.Sarnia–Lambton MP Marilyn Gladu, who is running for leader, said she was “very surprised” by Poilievre’s announcement. If the party wants a new direction, then going with MacKay would not be the right choice for leader, she said.MacKay was the last leader of the federal Progressive Conservatives before it merged with Harper’s Canadian Alliance in 2003 to form the modern Conservative Party of Canada.“Peter is certainly an excellent candidate, but I really think if we’re talking about growing the base, we need a fresh face and fresh perspective instead of the same old, same old,” Gladu said.Conservative members will vote for a new leader at the party’s leadership convention in Toronto on June 27.
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Video appears to show bodies covered by sheets in crowded Wuhan hospital hallway
Startling footage has emerged from a hospital at the epicentre of the new coronavirus outbreak in central China, apparently showing bodies covered by sheets.
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