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1 hr ago | CBC News

Ottawa film production companies excited for new boss

Ottawa film production companies say they are excited for the new head of Invest Ottawa's film office, Bruce Harvey, and hope he can boost the area's movie-making reputation.

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5 hrs ago | Canada.com

Jenkins: If Sandy Hill's embassies could talk

The Embassy of France, Service pour la Science et la Technologie 464 Wilbrod Street, visited by General de Gaulle in July, 1944.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Turtle Island News

Assembly of First Nations Responds to Supreme Court of Canada Keewatin Decision

Turtle Island News is now providing the only national native news service delivered to your computer or cell each morning.

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CBC News

Ontario Liberals get set to present their budget again

Premier Kathleen Wynne and Finance Minister Charles Sousa are seen introducing their budget back in May -- that was before NDP Leader Andrea Horwath made it clear that her party wouldn't support it and before an election was called.

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Ottawa Citizen

Sir John Carling building destroyed early Sunday

The biggest blast in Ottawa's history was over in seconds on Sunday, reducing the 11-storey John Carling Building to 40,000 tonnes of rubble by 420 kilograms of explosives.

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CBC News

ATV rider dead, 3 teens hurt in western Quebec crashes

A 26-year-old man is dead after two all-terrain vehicles crashed on a trail in Montcerf-Lytton, Que., just north of Maniwaki, on Saturday night Quebec provincial police say the two ATVs were travelling on a designated trail in the Gatineau Valley, near Highway 105, when they collided.

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Related Topix: Extreme Sports, All Terrain Vehicles, Canada

CBC News

Sir John Carling building demolition carried out

An Idaho-based company carried out the demolition around 7 a.m. ET, setting off 800 pounds of explosives that were packed inside the abandoned 11-storey structure.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

CBC News

Man killed, 2 others in hospital after eastern Ontario crash

A 24-year-old man is dead and a 23-year-old man faces impaired driving charges after a fatal crash in Nation Township.

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Journal-Pioneer

Bafflegab, bluster from boilerplate room

It is the Conservative government's virtual boilerplate room, where journalists' quests for answers are volleyed with antiseptic, anodyne talking points meant to stop a news story in its track or ensure a bumper sticker response - often unrelated to the request - makes it way onto websites, print and broadcast news.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Canada.com

Timeline: Strandherd-Armstrong Bridge

Construction at the site of the Strandherd-Armstrong bridge over the Rideau River which will link Strandherd and Earl Armstrong.

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Employment News

Microsoft Dynamics CRMTechnical Architect-Ottawa,Ontario-$95/hr

Technical Architect -Ottawa, Ontario- $90-$100/hr A government ministry in Ottawa is implementing an organization-wide implementation of Dynamics CRM.

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Canada.com

Chapin: How mixed-income neighbourhoods can succeed

Instagram users share their snapshots as they soak up the sun this week on the beach, at the PNE, in parks and at the ballgame.

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CBC News

Misbahuddin Ahmed found guilty of 2 terrorism charges

Misbahuddin Ahmed, 30, had pleaded not guilty to charges of conspiring to knowingly facilitate a terrorist activity, participation in the activities of a terrorist group, and possession of explosives with intent to do harm.

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CBC News

Misbahuddin Ahmed found guilty of terrorism charges

Misbahuddin Ahmed, 30, had pleaded not guilty to charges of conspiring to knowingly facilitate a terrorist activity, participation in the activities of a terrorist group, and possession of explosives with intent to do harm.

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CBC News

Mayor Jim Watson, Ontario's ombudsman spat on Twitter, radio

Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson, left, and Ontario ombudsman Andre Marin, right, exchanged heated words on Twitter and CBC Radio's Ottawa Morning.

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Canada.com

Jonathan McLeod: Our broken correctional system

This Saturday the legendary '60s band of Susan Jacks, Craig McCaw and Satwant Singh meet up with musicians from the New Pornographers, Destroyer and Black Mountain at the Khatsahlano Block Party.

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Hamilton Mountain News

Hamilton seniors cycle from Kanata to Pembroke

Starting out from Kanata are John Attridge, left, Bobbie Robb, Brenda Zakrzewski, Sheila Leighton, Tom O'Shaughnessy, Joe Oosting, Freda Wright, Clive Wright, Sharon Gibbons and Dave Pringle.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Globe and Mail

Canadian delegation set for Ukraine free-trade talks

The Canadian government, which is resuming free trade talks with Ukraine to strengthen Kiev's ties with the West, has sent a delegation led by Trade Minister Ed Fast to pave the way for deeper commercial relations.

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National Post

Saving the Vimy Ridge dead: Researcher trying to find bodies of 48...

A race is on to try to locate and identify the remains of 48 Canadian soldiers whose bodies were inadvertently buried, then forgotten, 97 years ago during the battle for Vimy Ridge.

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Brandon Sun

This time it's different on efforts for a free trade zone within Canada: Moore

Minister of Industry James Moore responds to a question during Question Period in the House of Commons Tuesday June 17, 2014 in Ottawa.

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