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30.05.2016

Schools look to address mental health effect of student debt

TORONTO - Many of this year's new post-secondary graduates have left the academic world carrying tens of thousands of dollars in debt. Meantime, those heading to college and university this fall will soon contend with steep tuition rates that often result in a similar burden.

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29.05.2016

Premier asks for outside review of Nalcor CEO severance package

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - The Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador has asked the province's auditor general to review a $1.4-million severance payment made to former Nalcor Energy president and CEO Ed Martin.

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29.05.2016

Gibraltar fears border with Spain could close if UK quits EU

MADRID - Gibraltar could find its access to the single European market blocked by a hostile Spanish government if the United Kingdom were to vote to leave the European Union in a referendum next month, the chief minister of the tiny British territory on Spain's southwestern tip said Sunday.

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29.05.2016

Sunday's Games

Sunday's Games

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29.05.2016

Matthew Tkachuk plays overtime hero, Knights beat Huskies to win Memorial Cup

RED DEER, Alta. - Matthew Tkachuk didn't care who scored the winning goal. All that mattered was that the London Knights could call themselves the best team in the Canadian Hockey League.

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29.05.2016

Stampeders rookie head coach Dickenson impressed with competition as camp opens

CALGARY - Dave Dickenson doesn't want to make any rash decisions.

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30.05.2016

Health Canada to propose allowing the sale of irradiated ground beef

EDMONTON - Health Canada will propose regulatory changes to Food and Drug Regulations next month that would allow the sale of irradiated ground beef in Canada.

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30.05.2016

Aunt of missing Syrian girl holds out hope niece survived, vows to keep searching

KITCHENER, Ont. - An Ontario woman whose young niece went missing while fleeing Syria with her family says she knows there's a chance the girl didn't survive the shipwreck that killed her parents and siblings.

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30.05.2016

300 firefighters from South Africa arrive to fight flames in northern Alberta

EDMONTON - Three hundred South African firefighters have arrived in Alberta to help battle wildfires raging in the province's north.

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30.05.2016

Wynne to reveal Ontario response to Truth and Reconciliation commission

TORONTO - Ontario's premier will reveal details today on the province's response to recommendations of the commission that looked into the abuse of aboriginal children at Canada's residential schools.

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29.05.2016

Cat died after suffering gunshot wound after shots fired through door, Toronto police say

TORONTO - A cat injured in a shooting at a Toronto home has died.

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29.05.2016

Stanley Burke, former anchor of CBC's The National, dies at 93

KINGSTON, Ont. - The CBC is reporting that a former anchor of its nightly newscast died at 93 in Kingston, Ont., Saturday.

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World News

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30.05.2016

Bombings in Baghdad, near Iraqi capital kill at least 20

BAGHDAD - Militants unleashed a wave of bombings targeting commercial areas in and around Baghdad on Monday, killing at least 20 people, officials said as Iraqi troops poised to recapture the Islamic State-held city of Fallujah, west of Iraq's capital.

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30.05.2016

Boy treated at hospital after shark attack in Florida

NEPTUNE BEACH, Fla. - A Florida police spokesman says a 13-year-old boy was badly hurt after a shark attack.

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30.05.2016

Man swept away after helping to rescue woman off Texas coast

HOUSTON - The Coast Guard is searching for a man who went missing after being swept away in the San Luis Pass between Freeport and Galveston, Texas.

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Health & Wellness

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29.05.2016

PM insists bill needs to pass by June 6, Paul Martin and Bob Rae don't agree

WINNIPEG - Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is keeping up the pressure on parliamentarians to pass his government's controversial legislation on assisted dying by June 6.

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28.05.2016

Deficits, Tories and pollution: 3 ways Canadian politics touched us this week

OTTAWA - The House of Commons wasn't sitting this week, but with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau taking a day off in Japan to celebrate his wedding anniversary, and with Canada's ambassador to Ireland tackling a demonstrator — captured on video — there was no shortage of political huffing and puffing.

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27.05.2016

Cellphone radiation study raises concerns despite low risk

WASHINGTON - A new federal study of the potential dangers of cellphone radiation, conducted in rats, found a slight increase in brain tumors in males and raised long-dormant concerns about the safety of spending so much time with cellphones glued to our ears.

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