Sports News

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31.10.2014

Canadians Duhamel, Radford leaders after short program at Skate Canada

KELOWNA, B.C. - On the heels of a pressure-cooker Sochi Olympic campaign, Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford set a simple goal for this season — to enjoy skating, and not focus on winning.

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31.10.2014

Canada's Milos Raonic beats Roger Federer for the first time at Paris Masters

PARIS - You can excuse Canada's Milos Raonic for keeping his emotions in check Friday after arguably the biggest win of his tennis career.

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31.10.2014

Russian football coach refuses to sign black players, jokes over Ebola

MOSCOW - The coach of Russian Premier League team FC Rostov said Friday he will not sign black players and joked that Ebola had spread to the club.

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Business News

Recent Business Headlines

31.10.2014

Kinder Morgan to file court action against protesters blocking pipeline work

VANCOUVER - Lawyers for Trans Mountain pipeline will be back in B.C. Supreme Court next Wednesday to seek an injunction against protesters who have blocked survey work in a conservation area in Metro Vancouver.

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31.10.2014

Space tourism: Virgin Galactic has big backers, ambitious dreams, celebrity passengers

The explosion of a Virgin Galactic rocket ship during a test flight over California has almost certainly dashed founder Richard Branson's goal of starting passenger flights next spring. Information about Virgin Galactic, its backers, and its goals:

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31.10.2014

TransForce yet to close Contrans acquisition, but looking to shed truck business

MONTREAL - TransForce has yet to close the acquisition of Ontario-based Contrans, but Canada's largest trucking and logistics companies is already considering spinning off its truckload operations as early as next year, likely followed by its waste division.

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Ontario News

Recent Ontario Headlines

31.10.2014

Female OPP officer charged in alleged domestic assault in North Bay

NORTH BAY, Ont. - A female provincial police officer has been charged in an alleged domestic assault in North Bay.

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31.10.2014

Man faces 95 charges in break-ins, sex assaults in Toronto;wife also charged

TORONTO - A Toronto man broke into dozens of homes, often while the homeowners were sleeping, took property and on numerous occasions sexually assaulted the female occupants before making an escape, "possibly" with the help of his wife, police alleged Friday.

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31.10.2014

Woman, 43, charged after parking officer hit by car in midtown Toronto

TORONTO - A 43-year-old woman has been charged after police allege she hit a Toronto parking officer with her car this morning.

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National News

Recent National Headlines

31.10.2014

Police investigating ex-CBC- star Jian Ghomeshi after two women come forward

TORONTO - Former CBC star radio host Jian Ghomeshi is under criminal investigation after two women came forward to complain, police said Friday.

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31.10.2014

Man shot by Calgary police after producing a BB gun that looked like a real gun

CALGARY - A man who was a resident at an assisted living complex for single men with mental health and addictions issues was shot and killed by police.

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31.10.2014

Justin Bourque to serve 75 years before parole eligibility for RCMP killings

MONCTON, N.B. - Justin Bourque, the disturbed young man who fatally shot three Mounties and wounded two others in what a judge described as a "blind rage," has been sentenced to an unprecedented 75 years in prison.

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World News

Recent World Headlines

31.10.2014

Mexican judge orders immediate release of jailed US Marine, family spokesman says.

SAN DIEGO - A Mexican judge has ordered the immediate release of a jailed U.S. Marine who spent eight months behind bars for crossing the border with loaded guns.

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31.10.2014

Spacecraft for tourists explodes during test in another setback for commercial space travel

MOJAVE, Calif. - A winged spaceship designed to take tourists on excursions beyond Earth's atmosphere exploded during a test flight Friday over the Mojave Desert, killing a pilot in the second fiery setback for commercial space travel in less than a week.

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31.10.2014

Survivalist wanted in deadly trooper ambush caught; prosecutors to seek death penalty

LORDS VALLEY, Pa. - A survivalist accused of ambushing two state troopers, killing one and seriously wounding the other, made his first court appearance Friday after he was captured by U.S. marshals near an abandoned airplane hangar, ending a seven-week manhunt that had rattled the nerves of area residents.

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Health & Wellness

Recent Health Headlines

31.10.2014

Canada won't issue visas to residents of countries with widespread Ebola

TORONTO - Canada is following in Australia's footsteps and has closed its doors, effectively immediately, to people from the West African countries battling Ebola.

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31.10.2014

Time is up on changes to refugee health care, court tells government

TORONTO - The Federal Court of Appeal has rejected the Conservative government's efforts to buy more time before implementing a new policy of health care for refugee claimants.

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31.10.2014

Alberta pays $900K to health executive fired for spending on meals, car phone, butler

EDMONTON - Alberta taxpayers will be shelling out $900,000 to settle a lawsuit filed by a former health executive fired over lavish expenses.

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