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The point man for British Columbia's effort to save endangered mountain caribou says a controversial wolf cull will likely be necessary for the next five

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New defence minister Jason Kenney says Canada is open to training Ukrainian forces

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Stephen Harper's new election: Lose one minister, shuffle three

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Sydney Academy student dies after being struck by school bus

Cape Breton Regional Police say a student died after being struck by a school bus in front of Sydney Academy on Wednesday afternoon.Witnesses told CBC

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Canadian army set to train near site of Boko Haram attacks

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Huge boulder shuts down B.C.'s Highway 12

B.C.'s Highway 12 is closed between Lillooet and Lytton because of a massive boulder that tumbled into the middle of the road.Officials with the Ministry... Full story 0 comments

Canadian Jobs Rise in May Best Since 2002

Canada's economy had its best month for job creation in more than a decade last month, adding 95,000 new jobs, according to Statistics Canada. A consensus... Full story 5 comments

Tropical Storm Andrea Picks Up Strength

Southwestern Nova Scotia and much of the Maritimes are bracing for a good soaking this weekend from the remnants of tropical storm Andrea, first named... Full story 5 comments

Why Are Home Prices So High and When Will They Fall?

A recent report from the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development that revealed Canada has the third most overvalued real estate in the developed world... Full story 12 comments

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Video shows police takedown that left Zoltan Hyacinth dead

CBC News has obtained surveillance footage of a police takedown of a robbery suspect that left the 23-year-old man dead. Zoltan Hyacinth died on ...

Family of troubled B.C. teen reveal disturbing details preceding hotel death

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California set to become 5th U.S. state with right-to-die legislation

Gov. Jerry Brown signed legislation Monday allowing terminally ill people in the nation's most populous state to take their own lives, saying the emotionally charged ...

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Oregon gunman ranted in manifesto that he had no girlfriend, thought others were 'crazy'

The gunman who executed nine people at an Oregon community college before killing himself ranted in writings he left behind about not having a girlfriend ...

Expect Conservative and Liberal 'knife fight' in final 2 weeks of campaign

The Conservatives and Liberals may very well focus most of their firepower on each other with two weeks left in the campaign, all but ignoring the NDP, which continues to ...

Scotiabank yanks Nuit Blanche sponsorship

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Trans-Pacific Partnership could devastate industry, Brampton auto-worker warns

The union head at a Brampton auto plant is sounding the alarm about the newly signed Trans-Pacific Partnership, claiming it has the potential to devastate ...

Blue Jays are playing in the afternoon and people are maaad

Cough, cough — are you coming down with something? The Blue Jays have announced the times for their first playoff run in 22 years and the ...