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  1. The Thursday news briefing: An at-a-glance survey of some top storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    CANADA CAN WEATHER BREXIT, TRUDEAU SAYS: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau sought to ease tumultuous Canadian markets Friday, saying Canada is well-positioned to weather global uncertainty in the wake of the United Kingdom's dramatic decision to leave the European Union. The British vote to exit the EU had an immediate impact in the financial world, with the British pound plunging to its lowest level in three decades and world stock prices falling.

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  2. Fort McKay chief chastises Governor General for poor treatment of First NationsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | CBC News

    Governor General David Johnston and Fort McKay Chief Jim Boucher sit down at the award ceremony to honour the communities work to shelter Fort McMurray wildfire evacuees. First Nation chided Canada's Governor General Friday for shortchanging Aboriginal people in regards to health care and education over the decades.

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  3. Liberals seek to calm nerves, fallout from UK decision to leave EURead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Lethbridge Herald

    At a currency exchange centre in downtown Ottawa, two blocks from Parliament Hill, simple signs taped to the wall mid-afternoon warned those in line that the clerks had run out of British pounds. The U.K. currency was trading at a deep discount Friday in the wake of that country's narrow decision to opt out of the European Union - a boon to travellers, perhaps, but evidence of much broader fear throughout Canada and around the world about the financial, economic and political fallout.

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  4. Countess of Wessex tours neighbourhood devastate in Fort McMurray fireRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Lethbridge Herald

    ... where a wildfire destroyed one-third of the community. Friday was the fourth and last day of the couple's visit to Canada. They arrived in Toronto on Tuesday and made a quick visit to Winnipeg before heading to Saskatchewan. Sophie dedicated a park ...

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  5. Public editor: A banner year for investigative journalismRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    It has been a banner year for investigative journalism in Canada. Witness the recent spate of awards for work that uncovers malfeasance or shines a light on deeply ingrained societal prejudices and problems.

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  6. Hearn looks forward to 50th cap and a chance for Canada to take revenge on ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Romania's Paula Kinikinilau is tackled by Canada's Ciaran Hearn during the Rugby World Cup Pool D match between Canada and Romania at the Leicester City Stadium, Leicester, England, Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015. Romania's Paula Kinikinilau is tackled by Canada's Ciaran Hearn during the Rugby World Cup Pool D match between Canada and Romania at the Leicester City Stadium, Leicester, England, Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015.

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  7. The Brexit vote can only add to the risk of a global fractureRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... financial crisis? As with so much about the consequences of Thursday's vote, we just don't know. Brexit's impact on Canada may be muted, at least for now. But it will surely not be positive. Even before Thursday, the EU-Canada free-trade agreement, ...

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  8. Monument honouring women a first for Halifax: 'This is a big deal'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | SooToday

    Of the 280 statues in Halifax, fewer than a dozen show women - and virtually all of them are mythical figures, such as fairies and nymphs. That is about to change: A project to recognize the contribution to Canada of real women took a leap forward on Friday.

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  9. First Air Pilots Ratify New ContractOf the approximately 86 percent...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Air Line Pilot

    On June 24, First Air pilots voted in favour of ratifying a new, four-year collective agreement. Of the approximately 86 percent of pilots voting in the ballot, 79 percent voted in favour of the agreement.

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  10. Number of Lyme disease cases more than triples in OttawaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... until late August or September. Lyme disease, a tick-borne illness, is the fastest growing infectious disease in Canada, and its trend line in Ottawa reflects that fact. Statistics collected by Ottawa Public Health reveal there has been a tenfold ...

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  11. Monument honouring women a first for Halifax: a This is a big dealaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Medincine Hat News

    A unique bid to recognize the contribution women have made to building Canada took a big step forward in Halifax on Friday. The Halifax Women's History Society announced that a monument to honour women volunteers during the Second World War will be built, thanks largely to a $100,000 corporate donation from CN.

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  12. How to appreciate indigenous culture, without appropriating itRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... choice to wear moccasins and his dad's buckskin jacket on the one day each year dedicated to Indigenous Peoples in Canada could be considered tokenization, said Nicholas, but it's definitely not cultural appropriation. Trudeau is a good example for ...

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  13. First Art First StepRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | North Shore News

    ... rs created pieces in response to their studies of Aboriginal issues, culutre and the legacy of residential schools in Canada.

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  14. For today's grads, developing soft skills key to landing a jobRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    Economics graduate Kishawna Peck got valuable knowledge about the job market was accepted into the Business Council of Canada summit. Economics graduate Kishawna Peck got valuable knowledge about the job market was accepted into the Business Council of Canada summit.

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  15. Get used to the new EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    John O'Sullivan is president of the Danube Institute in Budapest and editor of Quadrant in Sydney. He served as a special adviser to Margaret Thatcher.

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  16. Police release sketch of suspect in East Van sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBC News

    Vancouver police have released a sketch of a suspect following an alleged sexual assault in East Vancouver on June 19. Vancouver police have released a composite sketch of a man suspected in an alleged sexual assault that took place in East Vancouver on June 19, 2016. The attack took place on Napier Street near Victoria Drive when an unidentified man approached the victim from behind, pushed her to the ground and sexually assaulted her, police said.

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  17. Reader to Reader: June 25Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    ... from Janet or Lee at 519-284-2611 or from any church member. Adults are $16, children six to 12 cost $8. Celebrate Canada Day at St. Andrew's United Church beef barbecue on Friday at the Bayfield Community Centre starting at 4:30 p.m. Tickets are ...

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  18. Retirement, Jason Kenney and the news: 3 ways politics touched us this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    ... had in months. Even as they struggled to grasp the economic implications of a Brexit, they were also hammering out a Canada Pension Plan deal with the provinces at what for government work might be considered breakneck speed. RETIREMENT BLISS? ...

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  19. B.C. mayor camping, fasting by highway to raise money for village resource centreRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBC News

    Lumby, B.C. Mayor Kevin Acton will be camping and fasting by the highway this weekend to raise money for a local resource centre. If you find yourself on B.C.'s Highway 6 this weekend, keep your eyes peeled for the "Welcome to Lumby" sign as you approach the village.

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  20. TeraGo Inc. Announces Jim Nikopoulos as New Chair of the BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Freshnews

    ... take on this vital and enhanced role at TeraGo and will look to lead the Company into the next stage of its growth as Canada's premier enterprise class network, data, voice and cloud services provider." Mr. Stewart Lyons, President and CEO of TeraGo ...

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