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1 hr ago | Globe and Mail

Former mayors lend support to Vancouver Aquarium's cetaceans' program

Vancouver Aquarium veterinary technician Kate Cooper conducts an ultrasound on Qila April 14, 2014.

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4 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

Alberta Premier Alison Redford and her MLAs accused of further misuse of government planes

The hot, dry weather has Vancouverites out catching some rays at beaches around the city.

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6 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Manitoba premier says August civic holiday will be renamed Terry Fox day

Terry Fox is shown during a Dec. 5, 1980 interview in Toronto. The Manitoba government plans to change the name of the province's August civic holiday to Terry Fox Day.Fox was born in Winnipeg on July 28, 1958, and became famous for his cross-country Marathon of Hope in 1980.

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8 hrs ago | Reuters

Thai junta to keep tight grip after transfer of power

Thailand's military makes way for a new administration in coming weeks, but the generals will keep a tight grip on power by filling an interim cabinet and legislature with soldiers, military sources said on Wednesday.

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13 hrs ago | ARMINFO news agency

The NKR premier: The Madrid Principles are certainly unacceptable to us

A key member of Nagorno-Karabakh's Armenian-backed leadership has publicly spoken out against an Armenian-Azerbaijani peace formula that has been advanced by the United States, Russia and France for almost a decade.

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13 hrs ago | Journal of Commerce

Candidates clash over school construction

Alberta's school construction policy has lapsed into "fields of shattered dreams" and needs a complete rethink, Tory leadership candidate Thomas Lukaszuk said Thursday.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Buchan Observer

Fishing for 'Yes' group launched in Peterhead

Back row from left to right: John Cox, chief executive of Scottish Seafood Association; Christian Allard, MSP; Stewart Stevenson, MSP and Buchan Coast and Dr Eilidh Whiteford, MP for Banff and Buchan.

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Vancouver Sun

Vaughn Palmer: HST going bust was a boon for the B.C. Liberals

The referendum results, announced Aug. 5, 2011, showed that 1.6 million British Columbians had cast ballots in the vote-by-mail and they'd turned sharply against the Liberals and their harmonized sales tax.

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CNews

Mike Harris to lead election delegation in Ukraine

Former Ontario premier Mike Harris and Saskatchewan Tory Sen. Raynell Andreychuk will lead a Canadian delegation of election observers to Ukraine for the May 25 vote.

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China Digital Times

Investigation of Former Security Chief Zhou Yongkang Announced

The investigation of Zhou, a former Standing Committee member of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee, for suspected "serious disciplinary violations" will be conducted by the CPC Central Commission for Discipline Inspection .

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The Nation

Somkid meets Chinese leaders

General Prayuth Chan-ocha, chief of the ruling National Council for Peace and Order , presented a personal message of friendship and cooperation to China's President Xi Jinping through his adviser Somkid Jatusripitak.

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Brandon Sun

Canadian spy agency says Chinese hacked into NRC computers, network shut down

Chinese hackers have infiltrated the computer systems at the National Research Council, forcing it to shut down its IT network for an extended period, the federal government revealed Tuesday.

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CBC News

Former Alberta premier's flights had 'false passengers,' auditor general says

A review by Alberta's auditor general uncovered a scheme in which the staff of former premier Alison Redford booked 'false passengers' to restrict who could fly with her on government flights.

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Big News Network.com

Manhunt continues as wife of Cameroon vice premier kidnapped

Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Edmonton Journal

Thomson: On the government's wage freeze reversal, lipstick won't diguise this pig

About a month ago, Amanda Greenough was lying on a floatie on Hubbles Lake, wanting to swim and splash around with her friends but too scared to jump in.

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The Daily Townsman

B.C. premier offers support to Israel

Premier Christy Clark has aligned herself and British Columbia with Israel in a letter to a Jewish-Canadian advocacy group in which she says the province can be "counted as a friend."

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The Age

Daniel Andrews and the dirty tape mess

The allegation that a Fairfax journalist's dictaphone was stolen by someone in state Labor is "completely wrong" says Victorian opposition leader Daniel Andrews.

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Voice of America

After Iraqi Army Crumbles, Maliki Turns to State TV for Help

A member of the Iraqi Special Operations Forces takes his position during patrol looking for militants of the Islamic State, formerly known as the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant , in a neighborhood in Ramadi, July 23, 2014.

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Christian Science Monitor

Where Xi leads, Abe follows? China, Japan compete in Latin America

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe meets with Trinidad and Tobago's Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar at the Diplomatic Centre in St Ann's for bilateral talks in the capital Port of Spain, July 27, 2014.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Thai protest leader denies murder charge over 'Red Shirt' crackdown

Suthep Thaugsuban, the leader of months-long street protests which preceded Thailand's latest coup, appeared in court Monday to deny a murder charge over a crackdown on opposition "Red Shirt" supporters four years ago.

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