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Canada is 1-2 after the preliminary round and hoping there’s some math that will get them to the quarterfinals.
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The Toronto Star | August 1, 2021 - 00:00 | Doug Smith - Sports Reporter
Six medals in Tokyo after six in Rio. As a swimming nation, Canada has evolved into something small but mighty, Bruce Arthur writes.
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The Toronto Star | July 31, 2021 - 22:44 | Bruce Arthur - Columnist
Penny Oleksiak, who swam anchor in the relay, won the seventh Olympic medal of her career.
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Global News - Canada | July 31, 2021 - 22:35 | David Lao
American Jacoby had to swim relay leg with her goggles between her nose and her mouth. The U.S. finished fifth.
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The Toronto Star | July 31, 2021 - 20:42 | Laura Armstrong - Staff Reporter
The Caribbean Carnival was without a parade for the second straight year due to the ongoing pandemic. Now, in Step 3 of Ontario’s reopening, Carnival has pivoted to several events over the last few weeks to ensure the spirit of the festivities continues on.
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The Toronto Star | July 31, 2021 - 19:58 | Olivia Bowden - Staff Reporter
The owner of Kenosee Superslides says he made the hard decision to shut down the park for 2021 after the Saskatchewan Health Authority did not issue an operational license.
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Global News - Canada | July 31, 2021 - 19:16 | Jacob Carr
Cpl. Jesse O’Donaghey, who was raised and graduated from high school in Penticton, is moving to Newfoundland with his young family.
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Global News - Canada | July 31, 2021 - 19:16 | Doyle Potenteau
In addition to alcohol, lack of a personal floatation device (PFD) also accounts for 53 per cent of boating fatalities, according to the latest drowning report.
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Global News - Canada | July 31, 2021 - 19:07 | Anya Nazeravich
ottawa paramedic service logo Three women and three children were hospitalized Saturday after a two-vehicle crash in Ottawa's rural west end, paramedics...
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CBC News - Ottawa | July 31, 2021 - 18:16 | CBC News
Famed diamond finder Chuck Fipke says the three towers being built near his property exceed what should be allowed.
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Global News - Canada | July 31, 2021 - 18:05 | Doyle Potenteau
Canada joined soccer’s elite in a 4-3 loss to the U.S. in the London semifinals nine years ago.
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The Toronto Star | July 31, 2021 - 17:49 | Laura Armstrong - Staff Reporter
Approximately 200 people attended a rally at the Alberta legislature grounds Saturday as many continued to voice frustration and fear at the province’s plan to lift remaining COVID-19 restrictions next month.
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CTV News - National | July 31, 2021 - 17:22 | CTV News Edmonton
Thompson-Herah beats compatriot Fraser-Pryce and leads a Jamaican sweep of the podium.
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The Toronto Star | July 31, 2021 - 17:16 | Rosie DiManno - Star Columnist
With a 'Delta-driven' fourth wave on the horizon, doctors say Canadians need to vaccinate, test, trace and isolate to flatten the curve.
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CTV News - National | July 31, 2021 - 16:08 | Brooke Taylor
'While on scene, it was determined to have been started by a bird that had shorted the power lines,' said the Oliver fire department of the grass fire.
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Global News - Canada | July 31, 2021 - 16:04 | Doyle Potenteau
The Boyce Farmer's Market, a Fredericton favourite, was a busy spot Saturday morning hours after New Brunswick's mandatory order was lifted, and with it, all of the province's COVID-19 restrictions.
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CTV News - National | July 31, 2021 - 15:30 | Laura Brown
WEA Western Heat 20210630 Hot weather Alberta Albertans are being cautioned to brace themselves for another...
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CBC News - Canada | July 31, 2021 - 15:26 | CBC News
With no spectators at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, it’s a different atmosphere for athletes, but that has had little effect on their performance, experts say.
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Global News - Canada | July 31, 2021 - 15:26 | Saba Aziz

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