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An inquiry into an Afghanistan war veteran who shot and killed three members of this family before turning the gun on himself continues today in Nova Scotia.
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CTV News - National | January 28, 2020 - 09:06 | The Canadian Press
The market for craft beer and spirits in Alberta has never been more successful but producers say there are challenges.
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Global News - Canada | January 28, 2020 - 09:00 | Breanna Karstens-Smith
Officials at Western University say they are doing everything they can to monitor updates on the new coronavirus and keep students and staff informed.
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Global News - Canada | January 28, 2020 - 08:51 | Jake Jeffrey
Parks Canada scientists, who have been monitoring songbird populations since 2007, found most are doing well in Banff, Jasper, Waterton Lakes, Yoho and Kootenay national parks.
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Global News - Canada | January 28, 2020 - 08:51 |
Police Report 20191120 Ottawa's police services board has unanimously approved a plan to fast track the hiring of 70 new police officers, in addition to another 30 new officers it had already approved. 
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CBC News - Ottawa | January 28, 2020 - 08:50 | CBC News
It's the second full day of hearings for the inquiry into the case of Lionel Desmond, a 33-year-old former infantryman.
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Global News - Canada | January 28, 2020 - 07:47 |
The Canadian government has updated its advice for travellers to say that citizens shouldn't go to Hubei province at all, having earlier advised that all non-essential travel should be avoided.
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CTV News - National | January 28, 2020 - 07:47 | The Canadian Press
oc transpo special extra bus lrt o-train The city says the buses they're taking from regular service to provide this service are from higher-frequency routes. Have you noticed?
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CBC News - Ottawa | January 28, 2020 - 06:45 | Doug Hempstead
ottawa gatineau winterlude winter weather The tuque-doffing, puddle-lake-forming mild streak will fade into the rearview mirror.
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CBC News - Ottawa | January 28, 2020 - 06:31 | CBC News
Welcome to a sneak peek of the Maclean’s Politics Insider newsletter. Sign-up at the bottom of the page to get it delivered straight to your inbox. They’re back: The bright lights of West Block shone down on the House of Commons yesterday as outgoing Conservative leader Andrew Scheer pelted Prime Minister Justin Trudeau with his first questions of 2020. First, in French and then English, Scheer implored Trudeau to admit the new NAFTA, which the Liberals hope to speedily pass into law, is weaker than the old NAFTA. They also disagreed about the state of the economy and Canada-China...
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Macleans | January 28, 2020 - 06:30 | Nick Taylor-Vaisey
Several countries including the United States, Japan, Mongolia and France are preparing evacuations of their citizens, but Canada has not yet announced such plans.
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Global News - Canada | January 28, 2020 - 06:29 |
The Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario says it plans to start introducing province-wide strikes starting next Thursday, even as members continue a series of rotating, one-day walkouts at boards across the province.
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Global News - Ottawa | January 28, 2020 - 06:22 |
On the same day in March 2003, two SARS patients checked into hospitals in Vancouver and Toronto. Only the less prepared city experienced an outbreak. The protocols Ontario has developed since may make or break the province’s response to the Wuhan coronavirus.
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The Toronto Star | January 28, 2020 - 06:00 | Alex McKeen - Vancouver Bureau
"I already checked like five to six stores in Shoppers pharmacy and I couldn't find any of them."
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Global News - Canada | January 28, 2020 - 06:00 | Joe Scarpelli
uottawa station light rail lrt confederation line train test OC Transpo is warning riders of more delays Tuesday morning due to the ongoing shortage of trains.
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CBC News - Ottawa | January 28, 2020 - 05:52 | CBC News
The union representing Ontario's elementary school teachers say the one-day strikes set to take place throughout the week are a precursor to more aggressive action.
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CTV News - National | January 28, 2020 - 05:16 | The Canadian Press
London Police are on the lookout for Ronald Kostis of London last seen in the city's north east end. Police and family are concerned for his well being. Anyone with information is urged to contact London police or Crime Stoppers
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Global News - Canada | January 28, 2020 - 05:15 |
Carol Burbank loves farming and gardening but the pay isn’t great. Our experts say that with a little planning, she can have the career she loves and financial security too.
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The Toronto Star | January 28, 2020 - 05:00 | Elaine Smith Special to the Star
After the shocking arrest of one of their own on national-secrecy charges, rank-and-file Mounties were encouraged to get counselling if needed, decline to speak with the media and avoid the headquarters venue where a news conference on the case was taking place, newly released documents show.
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CTV News - National | January 28, 2020 - 04:22 | Jim Bronskill

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