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2 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail
Some telecommunications companies are urging the federal government to change the format of next year's spectrum auction, arguing it is too complex and discriminates against smaller players.
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6 hrs ago | CFRA
A crash at Eagleson and Richmond Roads before 7:30 this morning has sent two men and two women to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
10 hrs ago | CBC News
The Carleton Ravens celebrate their victory at the CIS Basketball Final 8 gold medal game in Ottawa on Sunday.
14 hrs ago | CBC News
Pierre Sabourin, the fire chief in Clarence-Rockland, said firefighters responded at about 5:50 a.m. when they received a call from the victim's wife.
18 hrs ago | Western Star
Prime Minister Stephen Harper departed Sunday for South Korea, widely expected to complete another long round of free-trade negotiations that his critics were denouncing as secretive and potentially bad for Canadian workers.
Firefighters say dozens of people were exposed to an abrasive contaminant in a west-end Ottawa hotel but no one is seriously hurt.
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While the city and province bicker over rebuilding the outdated three-lane Daly Overpass - it's a provincial highway that goes from four to three lanes and back to four - the decrepit First Street bridge continues its slow decline into pothole purgatory.
A group of protesters occupied the CN Rail line near Belleville, Ont., upset that a federal report on missing and murdered aboriginal women did not call for a national inquiry.
The two Canadian passengers aboard a Malaysia Airlines plane that vanished over waters between Malaysia and Vietnam early Saturday have been identified.
A transgender woman arrested in Cornwall last month was housed with men at the Ottawa-Carleton Detention Centre before being transferred to the women's section, according to a group that advocates for women in the justice system.
A career criminal the Ottawa police publicly linked to the Amy Paul homicide investigation days before Christmas has vowed to clear his name and has an alibi that puts him out of town, and on surveillance video, the night the sex-trade worker was killed.
Liberal MPP Yasir Naqvi charged Ontario taxpayers more than $57,000 for travel and Toronto accommodations last year, while Bob Chiarelli, who represents a neighbouring riding and was in cabinet, racked up less than $36,000 in expenses.
Ukrainian supporters take part in a demonstration in front of the Russian Embassy in Ottawa, Ontario, on March 4. Russian President Vladimir Putin said Moscow reserves the right to use all means to protect Russians in Ukraine as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry was on his way to Kiev.
Sweet new rides and welcome-to-the-season specials are about to wow show-goers at the Patterson family's three-course exhibit during the two-day Ottawa-Gatineau GolfExpo .
That is a big deal these days when governments in our country and others are eroding a lot of rights, freedoms and responsibilities to its citizens.