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4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

'Space:1999' fan film 'The Passenger' echoes the best of the '70's classic serie

Space:1999 fans at last have something fresh and new to watch with fan film The Passenger due out soon.

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8 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

Alleged death threats against Rehtaeh Parsons' dad lead to charges

Glen Canning, the father of Rehtaeh Parsons, at his Halifax home earlier this month.

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Related Topix: Canada, Prison

8 hrs ago | CBC News

Teen in Rehtaeh Parsons child porn case accused of threatening father

One of two teens charged in the Rehtaeh Parsons child pornography case is now accused of threatening to kill the girl's father, Glen Canning.

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12 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

Rain and fleuries in Saturday's forecast

Environment Canada is reporting a mix of fleuries, rain and clouds for Cape Breton today.

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Related Topix: Canada, North America, World News, Cumberland County, ME

16 hrs ago | Star Tribune

News of the Weird:

The Formula One circuit is generally thought to attract fans as a showcase of motorcar technology and racing skill, but organizers of the Australian Grand Prix threatened a lawsuit in March against Formula One management because the races also should be showcases of noise.

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Related Topix: Waconia, MN, Canada

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

Letter carriers ponder life off route

Canada post letter carrier, Greg Baller, is seen leaving a Crown Drive home while working his route in Halifax earlier this month.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Pizza, North America, Canada, World News

The Chronicle Herald

Woman takes dim view of Efficiency N.S. light bulbs

A Lake Echo woman has pulled the plug on compact fluorescent light bulbs in her home after discovering the low-energy bulbs promoted by the province aren't easily recycled in her area.

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Related Topix: Canada, World News, Environment, Science, North America

CNN

Rebecca Sedwick suicide: Police file raises questions about bullying

Rebecca Sedwick , 12, jumped to her death in September. The Florida girl had complained of bullying by classmates months before her death.

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Related Topix: Canada, Rutgers University, Lakeland, FL

The Chronicle Herald

Price of gas jumps almost 5 cents per litre

Residents filling up their tanks this morning in the Halifax area will pay a minimum of $1.433 cents per litre of self-serve, up from $1.387 on Thursday.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

College gets $2.3m from feds

Minister of State for Science and Technology Ed Holder, shown in the House of Commons last month, announced a $2.3-million research grant for the Nova Scotia Community College on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Canada, World News,

The Chronicle Herald

ENTREVESTOR: Biotech gets well-deserved boosts

After 14 years in startup wilderness, Halifax biotech company Immunovaccine and its chief operating officer Dr. Marc Mansour are exactly where they need to be.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health

The Chronicle Herald

New prosecutors appointed in Yarmouth, Halifax

Hughes graduated from law school in 2004. He was a prosecutor with Halifax Regional Municipality before joining Walker Dunlop in Halifax, where he practised criminal, civil and family law.

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Related Topix: Canada, Criminal Defense Law, Law

CBC News

Cole Harbour boy, 17, faces child pornography charges

A 17-year-old boy from Cole Harbour, N.S., faces child pornography charges after police received a complaint the teen was distributing images to other students.

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The Chronicle Herald

Improve monitoring, say Taavel supporters on 2nd anniversary of his death

Photos of Raymond Taavel are taped to the front windows of the Menz Bar on Gottingen St. in April 2012, during a vigil held at the location where the Halifax man was murdered in the early hours on Tuesday morning.

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The Winnipeg Free Press

Return of the reprobates

So it is for Trailer Park Boys 3: Don't Legalize It, the third feature film spawned by the Canadian cult TV series examining the underside of life from the perspective of the sketchy denizens of the Sunnyvale Trailer Park in Dartmouth, N.S. This third feature film from Nova Scotia's Trailer Park Boys demonstrates you can have too much of a good ... (more)

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Related Topix: Comedy, Trailer Park Boys, Entertainment, Television, Comedy Movies, Canada, Robb Wells, Drugs, Marijuana

Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

Taxation simplified for airport authority

The provincial government has made changes to the Halifax Regional Municipality charter, simplifying the way the municipality taxes the Halifax International Airport Authority.

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The Atlantic

The Great Sea Urchin Crisis

Invasive species and sushi lovers threaten to wipe the little creatures from the Nova Scotian coast.

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The Chronicle Herald

Campaign urges people to report illegal dump sites

Garbage flows down a ditch toward a brook on Club Road in Harrietsfield that has become a messy illegal dump site.

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Related Topix: Canada, Headphones

The Chronicle Herald

App could slash wait times for knee, hip replacements

An orthopedic surgeon and his tech-savvy team think your smartphone could slash wait times for knee and hip replacements, two surgeries patients can wait painfully long years to receive.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Hip Replacement, Health, Canada

Hills News

Easter Show makes West Pennant Hills mum a champion

Down-to-earth champion: Heidi Cheney has just completed her five-year maximum tenure on the Royal Agriculture Society Youth Group.

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Related Topix: Canada, Agriculture, Science

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