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Anti-racist group says it identified 2 Canadians at Charlottesville rally


An anti-racist group says it has identified two Canadians who marched alongside white nationalists at a deadly weekend rally in Virginia.

Calgary family fighting $2,500 water bill; utility refuses to budge


A Calgary family is crying foul after receiving an astronomically high $2,500 water bill – a bill that ENMAX says is accurate.

Vancouver, Toronto, Calgary named to list of world's most livable cities

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Three Canadian cities ranked among the top 10 in this year's list of the world's most livable cities, while Melbourne held on to top spot for a seventh year in a row.

Trump forced to shut down advisory councils as CEOs bail

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'What about the alt-left?': Trump comments on Charlottesville

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Drugged driving rises as a menace in the U.S.


Police and rescue crews say drivers overdosing on heroin and other drugs are driving up the number of car crashes.


'Deadpool 2' production resumes in Vancouver after stuntwoman's death

Production on the movie "Deadpool 2" appears to have resumed in Vancouver, two days after a stuntwoman was killed in a motorcycle accident on set.


The chase continues: No winner in Newfoundland’s $1.7-million Chase the Ace draw


Newfoundland’s $1.7-million Chase the Ace draw will live another week after the winning ticket holder failed to pull the elusive ace of spaces.


Couple seeking damages after woman delivers 13-pound baby naturally


A Quebec woman is taking legal action against her doctors after she delivered her 13-pound baby naturally in what court documents describe as a 'traumatic and chaotic' childbirth.

Corporate chiefs flee Trump; he disbands advisory panels


With corporate chieftains fleeing, U.S. President Donald Trump abruptly abolished two of his White House business councils Wednesday -- the latest fallout from his combative comments on racially charged violence in Charlottesville,…

Trump folds advisory councils as departures mount


With corporate chieftains fleeing, President Donald Trump abruptly abolished their White House business councils on Wednesday -- the latest fallout from his combative comments on racially charged violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.


Wayward bird found in Ontario flies business class back home to B.C.


A Bullock's oriole that somehow flew off course and landed in eastern Ontario in 2015 has arrived back in British Columbia after being escorted by an Air Canada employee on a cross-Canada flight.


HBC removes divisive Confederate plaque from Montreal store

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As a debate on the future of Confederate monuments rages south of the border, Hudson's Bay Company quietly removed a plaque dedicated to Confederate President Jefferson Davis from outside its downtown Montreal store Tuesday night.


Canadian stakeholders assess NAFTA game plan

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Canadian stakeholders have been lining up on either side of Ottawa's NAFTA wish list - some say it covers key points while others worry about its silence on their top concerns.

U.S. opens NAFTA talks insisting on major changes

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The United States opened the first round of negotiations for a new North American Free Trade Agreement on Wednesday with a muscular message that it will push for major changes, not just mere tweaks to the quarter-century-old agreement.


'I'm over-the-moon happy': Long-lost sisters meet after decades apart


After more than half a century of living with no knowledge that the other even existed, two sisters adopted as babies by separate families have finally met.


Confederate monuments removed 'quickly and quietly' overnight in Baltimore

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Confederate monuments in Baltimore were quietly removed and hauled away on trucks in darkness early Wednesday, days after a violent white nationalist rally in Virginia that was sparked by plans to take down a similar statue there.

Wednesday, Aug 16

Firefighters extinguish fire in CN Tower antenna mast

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An electrical fire at Toronto's landmark CN Tower was extinguished Wednesday morning after firefighters took turns climbing into an antenna mast to deal with smouldering wiring and insulation.

Ottawa, Inuit agree to create Canada's biggest marine protection area

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A huge swath of the Arctic has been announced as Canada’s newest national marine conservation area, putting the Liberal government closer to the goal to protect 5 per cent of Canada’s coastal areas.

One 'carrot' diamond: Woman's long-lost engagement ring found


An 84-year-old woman's missing engagement ring was found wrapped around a carrot on her family farm. Despite being buried for more than a decade, the ring still fits perfectly.

Tuesday, Aug 15

Trump blames 'both sides' for Charlottesville violence

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U.S. President Donald Trump declared again Tuesday that "there is blame on both sides" for the deadly violence last weekend in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Far-right extremist groups on the rise in Canada, expert says

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In the wake of a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, experts are warning about the rise of right-wing extremism in Canada as well.

Captain's orders: Stay off the black rocks of Peggy's Cove

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The captain of Peggy’s Cove Boat Tours is issuing a stern warning to tourists who think it’s a good idea to venture onto the slippery seaweed-covered rocks that separate the iconic Nova Scotia lighthouse and the Atlantic Ocean.

Students remember former teacher killed in Burkina Faso

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Two Canadians killed in an attack on an upscale Turkish restaurant in Burkina Faso have been identified.

Monday, Aug 14

Stunt driver dies in crash on 'Deadpool 2' set

A female stunt driver working on the movie 'Deadpool 2' has died after witnesses say she appeared to lose control of a motorcycle before crashing into a window of a building in downtown Vancouver.

Barbecue grill in back of SUV explodes when woman lights up

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A Florida woman lit a cigarette, sparking an explosion of a propane barbecue grill being transported in her SUV.

Cases of HPV-related oral cancers have risen significantly in Canada: study


The proportion of oral cancers caused by the human papillomavirus has risen significantly in Canada, say researchers, who suggest the infection is now behind an estimated three-quarters of all such malignancies.

RCMP shortages leave Mounties in 'crisis': officers


A significant shortage of RCMP officers is raising concerns about their safety and the safety of the communities in which they work, according to several Mounties speaking out from across Canada.

Sunday, Aug 13

One dead in Vancouver tour bus crash, police say

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One person is dead after a tour bus struck several pedestrians near the back of a SUV at a popular downtown Vancouver tourist spot on Sunday morning.

White House scrambles to explain Trump's response to Virginia clashes

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The White House scrambled Sunday to elaborate on U.S. President Donald Trump's response to deadly, race-fuelled clashes in Charlottesville, Virginia, as he came under bipartisan scolding for not clearly condemning white supremacists and…

Homecoming: Freed pastor returns to church in Canada

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Pastor Hyeon Soo Lim attended a Sunday morning service at the Light Korean Presbyterian Church in Mississauga, Ont., just a day after arriving in Canada following more than two years of imprisonment in North Korea.

Suspect identified in deadly car ramming at Virginia white nationalist rally

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A car plowed into a crowd of people peacefully protesting a white nationalist rally Saturday in a Virginia college town, killing one person, hurting more than a dozen others and ratcheting up tension in a day full of violent confrontations.

Saturday, Aug 12

Teen lands job after officer buys him formal clothes he allegedly tried to steal

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Toronto police say that after an officer bought an alleged shoplifter the clothes he was trying to steal for a job interview, the teenager got the job.

Pastor freed from North Korean prison has landed in Canada, government says


A Canadian pastor released from prison in North Korea this week is back in the country.

Shapovalov magic continues as Canadian teen reaches Rogers Cup semis

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Canada's Denis Shapovalov advanced to the Rogers Cup semifinals with a 2-6, 6-3, 6-4 victory over France's Adrian Mannarino on Friday night.

Homeowner tells renter his boyfriend can't stay in Vancouver home

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A Vancouver renter says he was shocked when he was told he wasn’t allowed to have his boyfriend stay in his room because it was against the homeowner's 'Christian values.'