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2 hrs ago | The London Free Press

China's Great Wall draws an international crowd

BADALING," China -- Among the throngs of people exploring the Great Wall and climbing its time-worn steps, the chap with "CANADA-" on his sweatshirt caught my eye.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Edmonton Journal

Coquihalla Highway tour bus crash victims improving, three still critical

Edmonton's booming growth saw a population the size of St. Albert move in over the last two years.

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The Winnipeg Free Press

Paul Jordan visiting the Free Press Cafe

Paul Jordan, who took over the CEO and president role at The Forks North-Portage Partnership last month, will be at the Free Press Cafe Tuesday for a Q & A session.

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Star Phoenix

Bus routes suspended as school starts

Alcohol is believed to be a factor in two single-vehicle rollovers that Melfort RCMP responded to Friday night.

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The Winnipeg Free Press

Welcome to the complaints department

And they've let the city's 311 service know about it -- lodging thousands of complaints about garbage, vegetation and weed problems.

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Prince George Citizen

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A Prince George elementary school teacher was among a group of five who participated in a 25-day trip along the entire 1,400 kilometre length of the Fraser River, from its headwaters near Mount Robson to the shores of the Salish Sea in Vancouver.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

The London Free Press

Cross-Canada relay salutes unit's history

Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry was the first Canadian combat unit to step foot onto the battlefields of the First World War a century ago.

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Vancouver Sun

Bus crash triggered cascading emergency response

Chinese Consulate in Vancouver confirms that many injured on the bus crash on Thursday Aug. 28th 2014 are from China.

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Saanich News

Spirit and grace

Bishop Gary Gordon, who was installed as the new head of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Victoria last night, didn't think he would ever become a priest, never mind a bishop.

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Northern Life

Emergency response teams attend the scene of the B.C. bus crash,...

Emergency response teams attend the scene of the B.C. bus crash, about 30 kilometres outside Merritt on the Coquihalla highway on Thursday Aug. 28, 2014.

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Canada.com

Vancouver Island the latest place buzzed by 'creepy' drones

Built circa 1892, 'Wintemute House' is a historical residence in Burnaby, offering a one-of-a-kind tranquil setting complete with magnificent grounds.

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Canada.com

Crowd-funding campaign has been set up for 9-11 heroes

Howard Blank, Canadian event chair for the 9-11 Memorial Ride, has helped organize a crowdfunding campaign to fly five first responders who were at Ground Zero in 2001 to Vancouver for the Sept.

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Where Toronto

Country Music Stars Mosey Into Edmonton

Edmonton country fans are polishing their boots and spurs in preparation for next week's big events: the Canadian Country Music Association Awards and Country Music Week are riding into town, and Edmonton fans have many reasons to hoot and holler in celebration.

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Canada.com

Fissure erupts near Icelandic volcano: No ash detected by radar

Built circa 1892, 'Wintemute House' is a historical residence in Burnaby, offering a one-of-a-kind tranquil setting complete with magnificent grounds.

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CBC News

Why passengers are unlikely to win damages due to unruly fliers

Passengers who may feel they deserve compensatory damages for having their vacation plans derailed because of unruly passengers are probably out of luck.

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Vancouver Courier

Updated: Vancouver Aquarium taking park board to court

The Vancouver Aquarium is taking the city's park board to court over new four bylaw resolutions that could put an end to whale and dolphin displays at the Stanley Park tourist attraction.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

AndPOP.com

15 Student Discounts Every Student Should Know About

To cheer you up, we've compiled a list of discounts you can enjoy now that you're back in school.

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CBC News

'Slut walk' co-founder out to dispel myths, misinformation

Heather Jarvis of Guelph, Ont., co-founded the so-called "Slut Walk" to draw attention to the issue of sexual violence against women.

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Ottawa Life

The Cosmopolitan Hotel Toronto: A Fantastic Escape in the Heart of Toronto

Toronto is a great city and there is no doubt that it has some fine hotels. The key to a stay in the Big Smoke is location and you definitely want to stay central for easy access to the subway to head to great areas like Bloor West, Danforth or Yorkville.

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The Georgia Straight

Portrait of an Artist: Miriam Aroeste

"My work is always based on emotion," she says, sitting amongst her many colourful abstract canvases at Parker Street Studios in East Vancouver.

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