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Two canoeists capsized on Coveo Lake and were stranded on an island in Algonquin Provincial Park on the weekend.
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Global News - Canada | August 10, 2020 - 11:55 | Greg Davis
Two canoeists capsized on Coveo Lake and were stranded on an island in Algonquin Provincial Park on the weekend.
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Global News - Ottawa | August 10, 2020 - 11:55 | Greg Davis
MP Jenica Atwin, who represents Fredericton in the House of Commons, said that Aug. 10 is a day that residents will not forget.
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Global News - Canada | August 10, 2020 - 11:40 | Alexander Quon
The next Head of Household on 'Big Brother Canada' could be you.
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Global News - Canada | August 10, 2020 - 11:23 | Chris Jancelewicz
In a report released Monday, the commission finds that Black people are more likely to be "arrested, charged, over-charged, struck, shot or killed by Toronto police.''
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Global News - Canada | August 10, 2020 - 11:02 |
Ottawa added 20 new coronavirus cases on Monday, the highest daily increase in more than a week.
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Global News - Ottawa | August 10, 2020 - 11:01 | Craig Lord
Monday's case count breaks a seven-day stretch of daily case numbers below 100.
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Global News - Ottawa | August 10, 2020 - 10:54 | Gabby Rodrigues
Salome Bey Award-winning Canadian singer-songwriter Salome Bey — affectionately known as Canada's "First Lady of the Blues — has died. The Grammy-nominated Bey was a multi-disciplinary performer and honorary member of the Order of Canada.
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CBC News - Canada | August 10, 2020 - 10:45 | Jackson Weaver
Ontario's human rights commission has found that Black people in Toronto are "disproportionately" arrested, charged and subjected to use of force by the city's police force.
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CTV News - National | August 10, 2020 - 10:34 | The Canadian Press
Toronto police data from 2013 to 2017 shows Black people were “significantly” more likely to be charged for offences that involve a high degree of officer discretion, according to the second report in an ongoing inquiry into racial profiling by the service.
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The Toronto Star | August 10, 2020 - 10:14 | Wendy Gillis - Staff Reporter,Jim Rankin - Staff Reporter
The strike comes after talks broke down late Sunday night between the union and employers.
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Global News - Canada | August 10, 2020 - 10:13 | Kalina Laframboise
Ontario is reporting an uptick in the number of new COVID-19 cases, recording more than 100 new infections for the first time in a week.
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CTV News - National | August 10, 2020 - 10:11 | Sean Davidson
The Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario is now facing a chickenpox outbreak on top of the novel coronavirus pandemic.
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Global News - Ottawa | August 10, 2020 - 10:05 | Craig Lord
Defund the Police Black Lives Matter 20200619 A new report from the Ontario Human Rights Commission has found that Black people are more likely than others to be arrested, charged or have force used against them when...
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CBC News - Canada | August 10, 2020 - 09:59 | Adam Carter
Windsor-Essex, the last remaining region in Ontario under severe COVID-19 restrictions, will be allowed to reopen more of its economy Wednesday.
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The Toronto Star | August 10, 2020 - 09:56 | Robert Benzie - Queen's Park Bureau Chief
The Ontario government says Windsor-Essex has finally been given the green light to move into Stage 3 of the province's reopening plan on Wednesday at 12:01 a.m.
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Global News - Canada | August 10, 2020 - 09:25 | Gabby Rodrigues
The Ontario government says Windsor-Essex has finally been given the green light to move into Stage 3 of the province's reopening plan on Wednesday at 12:01 a.m.
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Global News - Ottawa | August 10, 2020 - 09:25 | Gabby Rodrigues
Breaking News The Ontario government has cleared Windsor-Essex to move into Stage 3 of reopening on Wednesday.
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CBC News - Canada | August 10, 2020 - 09:07 | CBC News
Frank wants help with understanding the basics of money management. It’s something he wishes he learned more about in school growing up.
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The Toronto Star | August 10, 2020 - 09:00 | Evelyn Kwong - Toronto Star

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