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  1. Federal government racked up almost $300,000 in late fees because it...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Canada.com

    Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his wife Laureen take a photo with a cellphone during Canada Day 2014 celebrations on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on July 1. The federal government has racked up close to $300,000 in late fees for cellphone services and other wireless devices over the past few years. Hold the phone - the federal government has racked up close to $300,000 in late fees for cellphone services and other wireless devices over the past few years because it never paid its bills on time.

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  2. Avril and Chad Not Splitting Up, Despite ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | WXLO-FM Worcester

    ... ly 1, 2013, in France. It was the one-year anniversary of their first date, which was also, appropriately enough, Canada Day. It was Avril's second marriage; Chad's first.

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  3. Canada's seniors population to jump, workforce decline by 2063Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Sympatico Finance

    Canada faces a big demographic shift over the next 50 years, with a growing number of seniors and a movement of people to Western Canada, says a report from Statistics Canada. Canada Day celebrations in Vancouver on July 1, 2014.

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  4. Chad Kroeger and Wife Are Not Splitting Up, Despite RumorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Rock102online.com

    ... ly 1, 2013, in France. It was the one-year anniversary of their first date, which was also, appropriately enough, Canada Day. It was Avril's second marriage; Chad's first. She was previously married to Sum 41's Deryck Whibley .

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  5. Citizen advisory committee members announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | The Abbotsford News

    ... engagement activities of the Abbotsforward OCP update project officially launched on July 1 at Abbotsford's Canada Day celebrations, and the project team has since engaged with nearly 600 residents at eight different local events over the summer. As ...

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  6. Immigrants to Canada not sold on upcoming 'express entry' systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | CBC News

    A newly released government study suggests newcomers to the country have misgivings about Ottawa's intention to ensure would-be immigrants possess skills that are in demand in Canada. A woman is seen here enjoying the Canada Day festivities in Montreal, Tuesday, July 1, 2014.

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  7. Video: Welcoming Chef Ned Bell as he rides back into VancouverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Canada.com

    ... awareness of overfishing and the action needed now to help conserve our oceans, began in Newfoundland on July 1 (Canada Day). As Chef Ned biked across the country over the last 10 weeks, he stopped in key cities along the way to campaign for access ...

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  8. Everything You Didn't Know About Doug Ford, Rob's Less Infamous BrotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Mashable

    ... a high school teacher who became known online as the #ShirtlessJogger, publicly confronted Rob Ford during a Canada Day parade on July 1, calling the mayor a "corrupt, lying, racist homophobe." When commenting on the incident, Doug Ford turned the ...

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  9. Canadian Workers to Retire Later than Usual As More and More Live Paycheque to PaychequeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | International Business Times

    A woman wears sunglasses in the shape of Canadian flags during Canada Day celebrations on Parliament Hill in Ottawa July 1, 2014. Canadians are celebrating their country's 147th birthday.

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  10. B.C. Teachers' Strike: High School Students Stage 'Walk-In'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | International Business Times

    Boys wave the Canadian flags during Canada Day on the East York Canada Day Parade route in Toronto July 1, 2014. While they said they sympathise with the adults bickering over just and fair labour practices and compensation, they felt the adults have gone overboard with their respective concerns.

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  11. Blue Jays to open 2015 slate on road vs. YankeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Toronto Blue Jays

    ... Bay. The final home game will be played against the Rays on Sept. 27. Toronto once again will play at home on Canada Day. The July 1 matinee affair will be a 1:07 p.m. ET start against Boston. The Blue Jays also will host the Angels on Victoria Day ...

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  12. Elder hosts first-ever Kanata Day eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2013 | Coast Reporter

    ... which Jacques Cartier transcribed in his 1535 journal as "Canada." "It's my idea of what Kanata Day should be. Canada Day is a colonial thing, and you don't see many Indians around for it," Higgins said. The celebration brought together elders from ...

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  13. Claude Giroux on his night in jail: 'Stuff like that is going to happen in the world'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | NJ.com

    ... be better." Until Wednesday, Giroux's only comment was a July 3 statement that said, "I regret my actions on Canada Day and sincerely apologize to my fans, teammates and the Philadelphia Flyers organization for my misguided attempt at humor. ...

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  14. Celebrating Arts, Culture and Heritage in Canada's NorthRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Sys-Con Media

    ... a range of activities including local celebrations for National Aboriginal Day, Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day and Canada Day, as well as for local concert series and festivals. -- Eight organizations in Yukon received a combined total of $202,800 through ...

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  15. Teachers' Strike in BC, Canada Stalls 1st Day of School; Labour...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 | International Business Times

    A woman wears sunglasses in the shape of Canadian flags during Canada Day celebrations on Parliament Hill in Ottawa July 1, 2014.

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  16. Blue Puttees still honoured, a full century laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | CBC News

    ... is still marked each year in Newfoundland and Labrador. Every July 1 starts with memorial tributes before Canada Day celebrations begin in the afternoon. The Rooms is honouring those sacrifices with a new exhibit of remembrance showcasing First ...

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  17. Westmount pool rules are a summertime controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 | GlobalNews

    ... say that the residency issue came up as a result of severe overcrowding during long holiday weekends. "On July 1, Canada Day, there was like an hour-and-a-half wait to get in the pool," said Jaime Rodriguez, a Westmount resident who takes his kids ...

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  18. Researchers suggest different reason behind Newfoundland Regiment's blue putteesRead the original story

    Monday Sep 1 | Telegram

    ... is still marked each year in Newfoundland and Labrador. Every July 1 starts with memorial tributes before Canada Day celebrations begin in the afternoon. The Rooms is honouring those sacrifices with a new exhibit of remembrance showcasing First ...

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  19. WWI Blue Puttees still reveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 31 | Castanet.net

    ... is still marked each year in Newfoundland and Labrador. Every July 1 starts with memorial tributes before Canada Day celebrations begin in the afternoon. The Rooms is honouring those sacrifices with a new exhibit of remembrance showcasing First ...

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  20. Newfoundland's 'Blue Puttees' made a name for themselves in historic First World War battlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 31 | National Post

    ... is still marked each year in Newfoundland and Labrador. Every July 1 starts with memorial tributes before Canada Day celebrations begin in the afternoon. The Rooms is honouring those sacrifices with a new exhibit of remembrance showcasing First ...

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