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  1. Canada's largest pension funds eye post-Brexit bargainsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... to capital plus its talented people," O'Reilly said. Lisa Lafave, senior portfolio manager at the Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan, another of Canada's 10 largest funds and a big investor in U.K. real estate, also said she anticipated the vote to ...

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  2. A look at this year's 'Amazing Race Canada' contestantsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | 680News

    "I can't believe we're gearing up for a fourth season," says "The Amazing Race Canada" host Jon Montgomery. "If you ever want to have your year fly by, do something that's intense for one month of the year."

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  3. Canada's getting one last presidential visit before it's Trump or Clinton. Here's what to knowRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | National Post

    Six months before he's replaced by a President Trump or a President Clinton, U.S. President Barack Obama is making one last trip to Canada for the North American Leader's Summit, the so-called Three Amigos meeting of the Canadian, U.S. and Mexican heads of government. Most importantly, while he's here, on Wednesday, June 29 Obama will be delivering a joint address to the House of Commons and the Senate.

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  4. James Bay residents start petition for cruise ships to use shore powerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    In certain areas of James Bay, there is an odour that smells like a combination of fumes from nearby float planes and buses with hints of gas, smog, diesel and soot. That is how Wilson describes the "unpleasant" smell of the fumes that are being emitted from the cruise ships coming in and out of Ogden Point on a daily basis.

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  5. Toronto police chief drops opposition to safe-injection sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    An injection kit is shown at Insite, a safe injection facility in Vancouver, on May 6, 2008. Toronto is joining the growing list of Canadian cities - which includes Ottawa and Montreal - that are moving toward setting up safe-injection sites, supervised by nurses, in order to prevent overdoses.

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  6. Steelers release Canadian-born NFL kicker Shaun Suisham following injury setbackRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CBC News

    Pittsburgh Steelers kicker Shaun Suisham , right, shown in this September 2014 file photo, was released by the team on Friday. Shaun Suisham's lengthy run with the Pittsburgh Steelers is over.

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  7. Retirement plans announced by Chamber of Marine Commerce presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Ctl.ca

    OTTAWA, Ont.- The Chamber of Marine Commerce has announced that president Stephen Brooks has informed the board of directors of plans for his retirement. "We are extremely grateful for over ten years of service that Stephen has given the Chamber of Marine Commerce leading the bi-national shipping industry with incredible innovation, growth, outreach and advocacy to governments and the general public," said Wayne Smith, Acting Chair of the Board and Senior Vice President at Algoma Central Corporation.

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  8. Mayor John Tory to back supervised injection sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    Liz Evans, executive director for the PHS community society holds up a injection kit at Insite in Vancouver. Insite is the first legal supervised injection site in North America and is located in Vancouver's east side.

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  9. Living their dreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Philipine Reporter

    Jeremy Senaris of Winnipeg, Manitoba, and Matthew Astorga of Pitt Meadows, British Columbia - the two Filipino-Canadians in the top three finalists for MasterChef Canada 2016 - say they are happy with their success and life-changing experience in Canada's premiere cooking reality show, despite losing the championship title to Mary Berg of Toronto, Ontario. After all, the two Pinoys emerged among the top three contenders from the original 40 top finalists all over Canada.

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  10. University honours 'remarkable life' of Douglas M. FisherRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Thunder Bay's Source

    ... to a second-year law student in the top 10 per cent of their first year class. Fisher was dedicated to Northwestern Ontario in every way of his life, whether it was in the war, as a history teacher, as a member of parliament or a journalist. He ...

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  11. 2 Pinoys among Top 25 Immigrant awardeesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Philipine Reporter

    Perla Javate, an educator and community activist who resides in Winnipeg, Manitoba; and Renan Orquiza, engineer and community activist of Mississauga, Ontario are honorees, along with the 23 other recipients, during annual award ceremonies, June 21 in Toronto, and June 23 in Vancouver. Presented by Canadian Immigrant magazine and sponsored by RBC, this annual awards program celebrates the achievements of inspiring Canadian immigrants.

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  12. The EU idea was good but it 'got out of hand'; Canadians react to Brexit voteRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | SooToday

    Britain has voted to leave the European Union. Here are some reactions from Canadians: --- David Whitford, 72, Norwich, Ont.

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  13. Outdoors: North Channel of Lake HuronRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | SooToday

    There are lots of sites and stops on this summer road trip. The fun of a road trip is that you can quickly pack and go.

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  14. Review: Amy Jones crafts an absorbing debut in We're All In This TogetherRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    Amy Jones's debut novel is set in Thunder Bay and resembles a TV dramedy you can't stop watching. Amy Jones's debut novel is set in Thunder Bay and resembles a TV dramedy you can't stop watching.

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  15. Faith healer charged in sex assaultsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CottageCountryNow.ca

    A Toronto-area man is facing charges after police say he sexually assaulted two people while practising as a self-declared faith healer over the last eight years. Police say a man who described himself as a Sufi religious healer committed sexual offences against a 15-year-old girl and a 20-year-old woman during that time.

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  16. Bracebridge man who stole car, assaulted police might not be criminally responsible, says CrownRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CottageCountryNow.ca

    BRACEBRIDGE The man who police say stole a vehicle and resisted arrest last week could be deemed unfit to be held criminally responsible and stand trial. The 24-year-old Bracebridge resident is in custody, and made his first appearance in criminal court on Tuesday, June 21. Crown attorney Ted Carlton asked Judge JD Evans to order an assessment to determine the mental health of the accused, who has a previous diagnosis of schizophrenia.

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  17. CommentsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Chronicle-Journal

    Internationally renowned champion fiddler Pierre Schryer started presenting the festival in Thunder Bay 15 years ago, as a way to bring authentic world class Celtic music to our city. Each year Pierre invites top performing artists from around the globe to share the stage of the Thunder Bay Community Auditorium in a celebration of traditional Celtic music and dance.

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  18. EUa s trade future hinges on genome editingRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Western Producer

    European politicians remain hostile to genetically modified crops, and over the last few months they have considered banning glyphosate, the most popular herbicide in the world. It appears the European Union is becoming more opposed to any form of agricultural technology, says Maurice Moloney of the Global Institute for Food Security in Saskatoon, but if it creates strict regulations for genome editing, a technique promoted as the future of crop trait development, the continent is truly entering a dark age for biotech.

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  19. Durham Fil-Canadians hold Fiesta Week 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Philipine Reporter

    ... largely to the community including a Scholarship funds to two schools in Durham Region namely; University of Ontario Institute of Technology and Durham College. This Fiesta Week 2016, an annual parade organized by the Oshawa Folk Arts Council, the ...

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  20. Pot advocates vow to stay after police raids target dispensariesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBC News

    Cannabis Culture on Queen Street West in Toronto reopened Friday, a day after police raided the facility in a series of busts leading to drug-related charges. Toronto police say 23 people are facing drug-related charges after four marijuana dispensaries were raided in the city on Thursday, but one pot advocate says that won't stop them.

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