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50 min ago | CBC News

Tories deny summer spending announcements are tied to election

Jacques Poitras has been CBC's provincial affairs reporter in New Brunswick since 2000.

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4 hrs ago | The Age

accuses Vic ALP in tape scandal

Unnamed senior figures within Victorian Opposition Leader Daniel Andrews' office and the Labor party were involved in stealing a Fairfax journalist's tape recorder and leaking details of a private conversation with former Liberal premier Ted Baillieu, The Age newspaper alleges.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

NEWS.com.au

Premier flies out as Families SA abuse scandal rages

PREMIER Jay Weatherill will tonight fly overseas to go to the Tour de France as the state reels from the latest child abuse scandal engulfing Families SA.

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Globe and Mail

Ontario says yes to Premier's budget

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne speaks at a news conference after passing the budget at Queen's Park on Thursday.

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The Toronto Star

Does Bill Blair want to remain police chief?

Chief Bill Blair listens as former Supreme Court of Canada Justice Frank Iacobucci presented "Police Encounters with People in Crisis," an independent report on lethal police encounters with people in crisis.

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CBC News

Blaine Higgs warns economic recovery 'at risk' in election

Finance Minister Blaine Higgs warns the province's continued economic recovery is contingent on the re-election of the Progressive Conservatives in the Sept.

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Channelnewsasia.com

At least 60 killed in attack on Iraq prison convoy

An onslaught on a convoy transferring inmates north of Baghdad left at least 60 dead Thursday , even as politicians and diplomats stepped up efforts to end Iraq's worst crisis in years.

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Times-series.co.uk

Hundreds of businesses fear being left homeless over "senseless"...

More than 160 firms in Premier House, in Station Road, Edgware, have been given between two weeks to six months notice to pack up and leave the building, which is owned by Reichmann Properties.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Toronto Star

Four years of foreplay and afterthoughts on sex-ed: Cohn

Four years after Dalton McGuinty first lost his nerve - and his judgment - when confronted by a rump group of religious and right-wing provocateurs, the Liberals are still no further ahead on the sex-ed issue, writes Martin regg Cohn.

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Related Topix: Canada, Human Sexuality

Silicon Alley Insider

MH17 Crash Exposes UK Arms Sales To Russia, And It's A Huge Embarrassment For Cameron

The shooting down of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 by pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine is turning out to be a huge embarrassment for Britain's Conservative prime minister, David Cameron.

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Related Topix: Canada, Vladimir Putin

WTEN-TV Albany

US movie theaters to show Premier League games

The U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for Arizona to carry out its third execution in the past year Wednesday following a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs.

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Warrnambool Standard

Reekie keen to fly flag for ALP in Wannon

Mr Reekie has put his hand up to be preselected in the seat. If successful, it will be the third time he has contested South West Coast and his fourth political tilt.

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KXXV-TV Waco

Thai junta defends strong powers under new charter

A senior army official said Wednesday that the leader of Thailand's ruling junta is allowed to serve as interim prime minister under a new temporary constitution that gives the military government sweeping powers in the run-up to a planned 2015 election.

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The Globe and Mail

Thai junta chief could remain PM under new government: adviser

Thai Army chief General Prayuth Chan-ocha speaks during a meeting with members of the International Chamber of Commerce at the Royal Thai Army Headquarters in Bangkok June 19, 2014.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Globe and Mail

Metrolinx employees to get pay hike under pre-election deal

Metrolinx employees will receive a pay hike of more than 8 per cent as a result of a deal struck mere days before last month's provincial election.

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Horizon

Erdogan Launches New Attack on Israel with Hitler Comparison

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday launched a fresh virulent attack against Israel over its actions in Gaza, comparing the mentality of some in the Jewish state to Adolf Hitler.

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Parksville Qualicum News

B.C. back in black, deep in debt

When the audited public accounts confirmed a $353 million surplus for the last fiscal year, B.C. Liberal political staff were quick to remind reporters of the NDP's main theme from last year's election campaign.

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Suria

Thai king endorses junta's new...

Thailand's junta won approval from the king Tuesday for an interim constitution mapping out year-long political reforms expected to curb the influence of fugitive ex-premier Thaksin Shinawatra.

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Brandon Sun

Wait for airport cash drags on

The city's airport expnsion project is at a standstill as officials wait to hear if funds will be secured through the federal government's New Building Canada Fund.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Cambodia opposition ends year-long boycott of parliament

Cambodia's main opposition party announced Tuesday that it had struck a deal with strongman premier Hun Sen to end its year-long boycott of parliament triggered by a disputed election.

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