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Canadian politician says a family can eat on $75 a week

Friday, September 21st 2018, 22:30
related places: Quebec

Quebec's Liberal leader is pilloried for his awry estimate on working families' grocery budgets.
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Mummified ice age wolf pup and caribou found in northern Canada

Friday, September 14th 2018, 20:19

The well-preserved remains of a wolf pup and a caribou offer glimpses of life 50,000 years ago.
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Canadian immigrant twice wins million-dollar lottery prizes

Tuesday, September 11th 2018, 21:35

African-immigrant Melhig Melhig, 28, won the lottery twice over the span of five months.
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Is this road sign in Canada the world's most confusing?

Tuesday, September 11th 2018, 20:20

The sign on a Canadian highway has been up since August, after a hotel removed its billboard.
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Man charged in murder of Canadian teen Marrisa Shen

Monday, September 10th 2018, 22:54

Ibrahim Ali had no criminal record prior to his arrest for the murder for the schoolgirl in 2017.
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UK Novichok allegations backed by world leaders

Friday, September 7th 2018, 1:31
related countries: France France, Russia Russia, United Kingdom United Kingdom, United States United States
related places: Salisbury

Russia accuses the UK of "hysteria" as Western powers say Russian state "almost certainly" behind attack.
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Tablet bends 'like ancient scroll'

Friday, August 31st 2018, 0:08

A Canadian university has developed a tablet with a flexible screen that can rolled up.
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Hunter killed in attack by polar bear in Canada

Wednesday, August 29th 2018, 21:34

Both the mother and cub were shot and killed following the fatality in the Arctic Circle.
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Nafta: Clock is ticking for Canada in US trade negotiations

Tuesday, August 28th 2018, 23:03
related countries: United States United States

President Trump has given Canada just five days to come to an agreement with the US on trade.
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Trump hails 'really good' trade deal with Mexico

Tuesday, August 28th 2018, 7:48
related countries: United States United States

Canada under pressure after Nafta partners US and Mexico agree new terms for a free-trade deal.
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Finding a solution to Canada's Indigenous water crisis

Sunday, August 26th 2018, 1:54
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

Has a British Columbia First Nations found a way to tackle long-term drinking water advisories?
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Áurea Vázquez Rijos: Beauty queen on trial for husband's murder

Monday, August 20th 2018, 16:20
related countries: Puerto Rico Puerto Rico

Áurea Vázquez Rijos is accused of hiring a hitman to have her Canadian husband killed in Puerto Rico.
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Corona beer owner to pour $4bn into weed

Thursday, August 16th 2018, 2:08

The deal with Canada's Canopy Growth marks the biggest investment in the cannabis industry to date.
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They lost fingers entering Canada. Then what happened?

Wednesday, August 15th 2018, 21:37

These two Ghanaians are happy in new surroundings after a perilous journey two years ago nearly cost them their lives.
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Killer whale mother finally lets dead newborn calf go, after 17 days

Sunday, August 12th 2018, 21:11

After 17 days, the orca at last stops carrying her newborn and begins chasing salmon off Canada.
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Fredericton shooting: Four dead including two police in Canada

Friday, August 10th 2018, 20:58
related places: Fredericton

At least four people including two police officers die in a shooting in Fredericton, New Brunswick.
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Serena Williams says motherhood struggles led to Rogers Cup withdrawal

Tuesday, August 7th 2018, 6:34

Serena Williams says her withdrawal from the Rogers Cup in Canada came after feeling she was "in a funk" and "not a good mom".
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Saudi Arabia suspends Toronto flights in row with Canada

Monday, August 6th 2018, 20:41
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia
related places: Toronto

It comes after Canada called for the release of women's rights activists, including Samar Badawi.
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Saudi Arabia freezes Canada trade ties for urging activists' release

Monday, August 6th 2018, 18:50
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

It comes after Canada called for the release of women's rights activists, including Samar Badawi.
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'Zombie Boy' Rick Genest found dead at home in Montreal

Friday, August 3rd 2018, 6:22
related places: Montreal

Lady Gaga has paid tribute to the model, who starred in her Born This Way video, after his death in Canada.
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How sunflowers and selfies caused a 'zombie apocalypse'

Thursday, August 2nd 2018, 13:42

The desire for the perfect Instagram picture reportedly saw 7,000 people descend on a Canadian farm.
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McDonald's serves pregnant Canadian cleaning fluid latte

Wednesday, August 1st 2018, 18:43

The eight-months pregnant Alberta woman said she was only offered a replacement coffee.
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Bruce Beach has built a 10,000 sq ft nuclear bunker

Monday, July 30th 2018, 23:01

At 10,000 sq ft, Ark Two is one of Canada's largest nuclear fallout shelters.
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Canadian puddle splash van driver loses job

Monday, July 30th 2018, 10:36

Employer confirms driver has been sacked after his anti-social behaviour is caught on dashcam.
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Toronto shooting: Gunman kills woman and child in Greektown

Monday, July 23rd 2018, 21:27
related places: Toronto

Thirteen other people, ranging in age between 10 and 59, were also injured in the shooting.
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Berlin police seize Lebanese clan's property empire

Thursday, July 19th 2018, 11:07
related countries: Germany Germany, Lebanon Lebanon

Family members are under suspicion over the theft of a massive Canadian gold coin and other crimes.
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Facebook launches services for Inuit speakers

Monday, July 9th 2018, 15:28

Social media giant promises translation interface for indigenous Canadian groups.
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Justin Bieber 'engaged to Hailey Baldwin'

Monday, July 9th 2018, 9:12
related countries: The Bahamas The Bahamas, United States United States

The Canadian singer reportedly popped the question to the US model in the Bahamas.
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Woman behind Trudeau groping allegations stands by account

Friday, July 6th 2018, 23:17

Canada's PM has said he is 'confident I did not act inappropriately' regarding the historic claim.
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Three YouTube vloggers die in waterfall plunge at Canada's Shannon Falls

Friday, July 6th 2018, 17:38

Tributes have been paid to three members of the High On Life travel collective.
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The lottery winner giving her winnings away

Friday, July 6th 2018, 2:44

Canadian Rachel Lapierre won the lottery with a prize of $1,000 a week for life.
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Polar bear killed Canadian man protecting his children

Thursday, July 5th 2018, 5:39

Aaron Gibbons died protecting his children during the attack in Nunavut, Canada's northernmost territory.
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Toronto left reeling after long weekend gun violence

Tuesday, July 3rd 2018, 19:19

Eleven people were shot, two fatally, in five separate shootings in Canada's largest city.
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Why this teacher wants to change his country’s motto

Saturday, June 30th 2018, 23:28

High school teacher Dave Suchanek is so patriotic about Canada, he's created an alter ego: Flagman.
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Canada 'will not back down' over US metals tariffs

Friday, June 29th 2018, 19:54
related countries: United States United States

Canada also unveiled $2bn in aid to protect its steel and aluminium industries from the US tariffs.
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Ottawa Bluesfest preparations obstructed by nesting bird

Tuesday, June 26th 2018, 22:26

The killdeer is nesting where the main stage will be, and could only be moved with official approval.
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The $5bn tech boss who grew up without electricity

Sunday, June 24th 2018, 23:06

Stewart Butterfield's life as a Silicon Valley heavyweight is a world removed from his upbringing on a commune in remove Canada.
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Trump shoe-smuggle claim: Anything to declare?

Wednesday, June 20th 2018, 20:44

President Trump claims they are sneaking goods across the border. Do Canadians have anything to declare?
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Canada legalises recreational cannabis use

Wednesday, June 20th 2018, 15:21

It becomes the second country in the world to allow recreational use of the drug nationwide.
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Canadian clarinet player sues ex for deleting his scholarship offer

Friday, June 15th 2018, 9:31

A young clarinettist wins damages after his ex-girlfriend sabotaged his career to keep him close to her.
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World Cup 2026: US, Canada and Mexico fans react

Wednesday, June 13th 2018, 23:11
related countries: Mexico Mexico, United States United States

Canada, US & Mexico will host the biggest World Cup ever - but has the news come at the worst time?
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World Cup 2026: Canada, US & Mexico joint bid wins right to host tournament

Wednesday, June 13th 2018, 13:00
related countries: Mexico Mexico, United States United States

A joint bid from the United States, Canada and Mexico wins the right to host the 2026 Fifa World Cup.
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Tuesday, June 12th 2018, 17:48

Mr Trump's trade adviser apologised for saying there is a "special place in hell" for Justin Trudeau.
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Trump Trudeau: 'Special place in hell' for Justin Trudeau

Monday, June 11th 2018, 4:57

A Trump aide says Canada's leader engaged in bad faith diplomacy at the G7 summit.
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G7 summit ends in disarray as Trump abandons joint statement

Sunday, June 10th 2018, 8:13
related countries: United States United States

President Trump lashes out at host Canada and retracts his endorsement of a joint statement.
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G7 summit: $3bn pledge for girls' education

Saturday, June 9th 2018, 22:34

The funds committed will go towards educating girls and women in conflict zones, Canada says.
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