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2 hrs ago | NBC Chicago

Wawa to Close Its 1st Location

It is the end of an era for the iconic convenience store chain. Media, Pennsylvania-based Wawa is closing its very first location after 50 years in business.


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6 hrs ago |

Florida moms, fearing racism, sending babies to Canada for adoption

SEPTEMBER 22: Frank Martin Gill holds hands with his foster son, known as N.R.G., six years old, after the Third District Court of Appeal in Miami ruled earlier today that Florida's ban on gays adopting is unconstitutional on September 22, 2010 in Miami, Florida.

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Related Topix: North America, World News, Gay/Lesbian, African-American, Life, Interracial,Multiracial, Multiethnic, and Multicultural

9 hrs ago |

Mike Duffy charged Senate for travel expenses to funerals: RCMP

Sen. Mike Duffy arrives to the Senate on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Monday, October 28, 2013.

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14 hrs ago |

Canada to impose sanctions on Russian

Canada will impose sanctions on a broad range of entities related to various Russian industries in response to action in Ukraine and to the shooting down of a Malaysian airliner over eastern Ukraine, Prime Minister Stephen Harper said on Monday.


Related Topix: Russia, Asia, North America, Stephen Harper

18 hrs ago |

Den Tandt: Harper's - new' Canadian foreign policy will likely outlast him

Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird in St. Petersburg, Russia, prior to the G20 Summit in 2013.

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Related Topix: North America, World News, Stephen Harper, Conservatives (UK), George Bush, Israel, Middle East, Vladimir Putin

22 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Freedom 58? Half of Canadians doing more to pay down their mortgages, says CIBC

A new survey says Canadians, on average, expect to be mortgage-free by age 58, one year later than in a similar poll a year ago.

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, North America, World News

Sun Jul 20, 2014

CBC News

70-year-old man on solo rowing trip missing off B.C. coast

A 70-year-old man has gone missing roughly midway through a solo rowboat journey from Prince Rupert on B.C.'s north coast to Port Hardy on northern Vancouver Island.


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CBC News

2 arrested after Glace Bay shed set on fire

Cape Breton police arrested two people after a storage shed was lit on fire in Glace Bay early Sunday morning.

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The Windsor Star

Air Canada flight from Edmonton lands safely in Toronto after declaring emergency

Lively discourse is the lifeblood of any healthy democracy and The Star encourages readers to engage in robust debates about our stories.

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Ontario aviation fuel tax hike will likely mean higher fares: industry

At a time when other provinces are moving to encourage airline traffic by decreasing or eliminating aviation fuel taxes, Ontario's decision to hike them will likely boost air fares and put the province at a competitive disadvantage, airline and airport officials say.


Related Topix: Canada, North America, World News, Niagara Falls, NY

Brandon Sun

Label rules take effect next month for mechanically tenderized beef

Labelling regulations to take effect Aug. 21 are designed to protect consumers after the largest meat recall in the country's history two years ago.


Related Topix: Life, Beef, Food, Meat, North America, World News, E. Coli, Health

Brandon Sun

Cdns at odds with Harper gov't priorities: Finance Canada focus-group report

Public-opinion research for the federal Finance Department suggests key government policies are out of step with Canadians' priorities, including the Northern Gateway project.


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Edmonton Journal

Cooler weather allows B.C. to downgrade fire danger ratings in the north

Fire fighters tackle a flare up at the Smith Creek fire located on a hillside in West Kelowna, B.C., Saturday, July, 19, 2014.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Swimming World & Jr. Swimmer

Noemie Thomas Snares Third Butterfly Title of Meet in Canada

SASKATOON, Canada, July 19. THE Canadian Summer Nationals came to a close with another butterfly triumph by Noemie Thomas in Saskatoon.


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Protests held in Canada over Israeli military action in Gaza

Hundreds of Canadians protested Israeli military action in Gaza Saturday with demonstrations held in some of Canada's major cities.


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Canada calls for 'credible and unimpeded' probe into Malaysia Airlines plane crash in Ukraine

The Pemberton Music Festival is on this weekend - and with a host of hot headliners including Deadmau5, Nine Inch Nails, Snoop Dogg and more - it's sure to be one of this summer's biggest events.


Related Topix: North America, World News, Air Accidents, Canada,

Vogel Talks RVing

Top 5 Western Canadian Destinations

Founded in 1885 after the discovery of the Cave and Basin Hot Springs, Banff is Canada's first and most famous national park .


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Public service bargaining: a bruising battle looms

Portrait of Claude Poirier the president of the Canadian Association of Professional Employees taken at his office on Wednesday, July 9, 2014.


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Former Stephenville resident talks of danger from rocket attacks

Those were two words that stuck out when a former resident of Stephenville, currently residing in Herzliya, Israel, talked about the risk of danger for her family right now.

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Related Topix: Travel, Israel Travel, Middle East Travel, North America, World News

Could rail line beside JTF2's new base be vulnerable to attack?

A demolition crew tears down Frank Meyers' barn in Quinte West, Ont., on Wednesday, May 28, 2014.

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