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Madely's Morning Minute - April 18

Ottawa Police shot and killed a pitbull yesterday. Shortly before 4 pm, the police responded to a call to the area of Ogilvie and Montreal roads.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Toronto Star

Laureen Harper interrupted by protester at Internet cat video festival

Prime Minister Stephen Harper's wife Laureen dismissed an activist's concerns about missing and murdered aboriginal women, telling the student "that's a great cause, perhaps another night."

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Vancouver Sun

Fisheries department response to salmon decline report remains secret

The frequently maligned federal Fisheries Department reacted with speed and apparent sensitivity as it raced to come up with a response to the critical 2012 report from Justice Bruce Cohen on its management of Fraser River sockeye, according to just-released internal documents.

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Switched

Obama Administration Again Delays Keystone XL Decision

The Obama administration is delaying a decision on the Keystone XL pipeline to gain clarity on the pipeline's proposed route through Nebraska and allow more time for comment from other government agencies.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Mary Landrieu, US News, US Senate, Democrat, North America, Canada, World News

MacLeans

Come try your hand at Prorogue-A-Mole

As Canada's 150th birthday approaches, Canadians are invited to join Prime Minister Stephen Harper in celebrating one of the key historic milestones that has defined our country: the election of Stephen Harper's government.

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CBC News

Canada's criticism of Russia 'makes no difference'

The Conservative government's tough rhetoric over Russia's actions in Ukraine may play well to some voters domestically, but will have no impact on curtailing Moscow's policies in the region, experts say.

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MacLeans

Report on F-35 fighter jet rivals complete

The ball is now firmly in the Harper government's court when it comes to deciding whether to stick with the oft-maligned F-35 fighter jet program.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Aircraft, Eurofighter Aircraft, Eurofighter Typhoon, Military Aircraft

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Ottawa Citizen

What the Supreme Court could do to the Senate next week

On Thursday, the Supreme Court of Canada said it will deliver its opinion on the Harper government's plans for the Senate April 25, earlier than many had anticipated - and just before parliamentarians return to Ottawa following a two-week break.

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Seaway News

Harper's senators reach him witha

It's unusual for Conservative senators to tell Stephen Harper what to do. Even more unusual for Harper to listen to the "unelected senators" he is always putting down.

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Canada.com

Tories spurn NDP request to start over on elections bill

The Vancouver Canucks have the sixth overall pick in the June 27-28 NHL Entry Draft.

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MacLeans

Lessons on energy for Harper in 2014 from Jimmy Carter in 1979

Today, former US President Jimmy Carter signed his name to a letter opposing the Keystone XL pipeline .

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Related Topix: World News, OPEC (Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries)

CBC News

Canada sending 6 CF-18s for NATO operation in Eastern Europe

Prime Minister Stephen Harper, right, met with Vadym Prystaiko, the Ukrainian ambassador to Canada, on Monday to discuss the worsening situation in Ukraine.

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Arbitrage Magazine

Canadian Beacon Blog: Federal Conservatives Hate Superheroes

It's official, Conservatives hate superheroes. Ok not really, but Stephen Harper and his jolly band of merry-men really dislike protests.

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Northern Life

Political powers gather for Flaherty farewell

Jim Flaherty was remembered Wednesday with equal measures of laughter and tears as Canada's political elite gathered to set aside their partisan differences and pay their final respects to the former finance minister.

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The Globe and Mail

It's hard to tell wrong from Wright in the Senate scandal

Nigel Wright, chief of staff for Prime Minister Stephen Harper, is shown appearing as a witness at the Standing Committee on Access to Information, Privacy and Ethics on Parliament Hill in Ottawa on Nov. 2, 2010.

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Reuters

Canada Stocks-TSX may open higher as China data reassures investors

Canadian stocks were set for a higher open on Wednesday as better-than-expected economic growth in China reassured investors.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

MacLeans

5 at 5: More details about the Calgary stabbing victims

Police remove a body from the scene of a multiple fatal stabbing in northwest Calgary, Alberta on Tuesday, April 15, 2014.

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Related Topix: Canada, North America, World News, Boat Disaster

Globe and Mail

On pipelines, is Harper about to pull an 'Obama'?

Politics Insider is available exclusively to Globe Unlimited subscribers. It gives you a daily dose of political journalism you won't find anywhere else.

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The Globe and Mail

Israeli police disperse Palestinian protesters at Jerusalem holy site

Israeli policemen prevent Palestinian women from entering the compound which houses al-Aqsa mosque and is known to Muslims as Noble Sanctuary and to Jews as Temple Mount, in Jerusalem's Old City April 16, 2014.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Religion, Judaism, North America, Canada

MacLeans

Paul Wells wins Dafoe Prize for The Longer I'm Prime Minister

Maclean's political editor Paul Wells has been awarded the Dafoe Prize for his book The Longer I'm Prime Minister: Stephen Harper and Canada, 2006-.

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