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The Sault Star
Timing nixed firefighters' request: MILLROYNo one should get bent out of shape because firefighters have been denied their
Timing nixed firefighters' request: MILLROY
The Sault Star / Posted 3 hours ago
No one should get bent out of shape because firefighters have been denied their request to appear before council Monday night to discuss the need for an Independent Comprehensive Risk Assessment of operational changes to the city's fire service that... Read more
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Toronto Star
Bombardier continues slide as penny stockLast year Bombardier went looking for help and has a $1 billion (U.S.) promise
Bombardier continues slide as penny stock
Toronto Star / Posted 11 hours ago
Last year Bombardier went looking for help and has a $1 billion (U.S.) promise from the Quebec government in exchange for a 49.5 per cent stake in the CSeries program. It has another $1.5 billion (U.S.) from the Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre is a pompous fool over the Energy East projectIt’s not often we find ourselves in agreement with Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi,
Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre is a pompous fool over the Energy East project
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
It’s not often we find ourselves in agreement with Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi, but when he’s right, he’s right: Montreal’s mayor Denis Coderre is a pompous fool over the Energy East project. On Thursday, Coderre announced he would oppose... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Lowe's to buy Rona in friendly dealMONTREAL -- U.S. giant Lowe's has proposed to buy Rona in a $3.2-billion friend
Lowe's to buy Rona in friendly deal
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
MONTREAL -- U.S. giant Lowe's has proposed to buy Rona in a $3.2-billion friendly deal that would shake up Canada's home improvement industry. For Lowe's, Rona is a way to quickly become Canada's leading home improvement retailer. The acquisition... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Lowe's buying Canadian rival for $2.3 billionQUEBEC (CBC/CNN) – U.S. home renovation giant Lowe's is buying Canadian competi
Lowe's buying Canadian rival for $2.3 billion
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 2 days ago
QUEBEC (CBC/CNN) – U.S. home renovation giant Lowe's is buying Canadian competitor Rona in a $2.3 billion deal. Both companies made the announcement on Wednesday after their boards agreed to the deal. The arrangement gives Lowe's, which has more... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Two big deals have major investor implicationsA roundup of what The Globe and Mail’s market strategist Scott Barlow is readin
Two big deals have major investor implications
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
A roundup of what The Globe and Mail’s market strategist Scott Barlow is reading this morning on the Web I don’t usually cover merger and acquisition activity in this post, but two deals announced this morning have significant wider... Read more
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NZCity
Celine Dion has thanked her fans for their "love and support" after the death of her husband. The singer's husband of 21 years René Angélil passed away earlier this month a
Celine Dion has thanked her fans for their "love and support" after the death of her husband.
NZCity / Posted 4 days ago
The singer's husband of 21 years René Angélil passed away earlier this month after a long battle with cancer and Celine posted a message on her website on... Read more
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iol.co.za
Celine 'deeply touched' by supportCeline Dion has thanked her fans for their "love and support" after the death o
Celine 'deeply touched' by support
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
Celine Dion has thanked her fans for their "love and support" after the death of her husband. The singer's husband of 21 years René Angélil passed away earlier this month after a long battle with cancer and Celine posted a message on her website on... Read more
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Reality TV World
Celine Dion thanks fans for support after husband Rene Angelil's deathCanadian-born pop star Celine Dion is thanking her fans for their prayers and
Celine Dion thanks fans for support after husband Rene Angelil's death
Reality TV World / Posted 6 days ago
Canadian-born pop star Celine Dion is thanking her fans for their prayers and well wishes following the death of Rene Angelil, her husband of 21 years and the father of her three children. ADVERTISEMENT "My family and I are deeply touched by the... Read more
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FOX News
Celine Dion is thankful for public support following the death of her husbandJanuary 22, 2016. Singer Celine Dion walks up to the casket of her husband Rene
Celine Dion is thankful for public support following the death of her husband
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
January 22, 2016. Singer Celine Dion walks up to the casket of her husband Rene Angelil following his funeral at Notre Dame Basilica in Montreal. (Reuters) Céline Dion is thankful for the public’s support after her husband René Angélil lost his... Read more
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International Business Times
Celine Dion writes open letter expressing 'gratitude to fans' for support Celine Dion has penned an open letter to thank fans for their support, followin
Celine Dion writes open letter expressing 'gratitude to fans' for support
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
Celine Dion has penned an open letter to thank fans for their support, following the death of her husband René Angélil. The 47-year-old singer tragically lost her husband of over 20 years, on January 14 and her brother, Daniel, two days later. Both... Read more
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AceShowbiz
Celine Dion Breaks Silence on Her Husband's DeathCeline Dion issues a statement on her official website roughly two weeks after
Celine Dion Breaks Silence on Her Husband's Death
AceShowbiz / Posted 7 days ago
Celine Dion issues a statement on her official website roughly two weeks after the death of her husband Rene Angelil. Her husband of 21 years and father of her three children died of cancer on January 14. He was 73. Two days later, her brother Daniel... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Celebration of Life to be held for Celine Dion's late husbandAngélil, 73, passed away because of throat cancer on Jan. 14 at the couple's ho
Celebration of Life to be held for Celine Dion's late husband
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 7 days ago
Angélil, 73, passed away because of throat cancer on Jan. 14 at the couple's home in Henderson. He was laid to rest on Jan. 22 in Montreal, Canada. Dion issued the following statement on Friday morning about her husband's death. It reads: My family... Read more
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Daily Mail
Celine Dion posts on behalf of family thanking fans for support'My family and I are deeply touched': Celine Dion thanks fans for support in mo
Celine Dion posts on behalf of family thanking fans for support
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
'My family and I are deeply touched': Celine Dion thanks fans for support in moving message after funeral of her beloved husband René Angelil Celine Dion has thanked her fans in a touching message after the death of her beloved husband René... Read more
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E! Online
Celine Dion & Late Husband René's Kids Pen Thank You LetterAs Céline Dion continues to mourn husband René Angélil and brother Daniel Dion,
Celine Dion & Late Husband René's Kids Pen Thank You Letter
E! Online / Posted 7 days ago
As Céline Dion continues to mourn husband René Angélil and brother Daniel Dion, she and her family released a touching message of thanks to their supporters. "My family and I are deeply touched by the outpouring of love and support from so many... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Response to Mustapa Mohamed’s speech in Malaysian Parliament’s TPP debate – Nizam Mashar Published: 27 January 2016 1:43 PM Some of the claims made by the Minister o
Response to Mustapa Mohamed’s speech in Malaysian Parliament’s TPP debate – Nizam Mashar
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 10 days ago
Published: 27 January 2016 1:43 PM Some of the claims made by the Minister of International Trade and Industry Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed in his speech to the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Celine Dion’s husband honored in elaborate Montreal funeral Celine Dion arrives for the funeral of her husband Rene Angelil at Notre Dame
Celine Dion’s husband honored in elaborate Montreal funeral
Manila Bulletin / Posted 12 days ago
Celine Dion arrives for the funeral of her husband Rene Angelil at Notre Dame Basilica in Montreal. (Reuters/Christinne Muschi) MONTREAL – Canadian political leaders and entertainers... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Canada's carbon challenge: Turning promises into realityProvincial premiers boast leadership in the country’s effort to cut greenhouse
Canada's carbon challenge: Turning promises into reality
The Globe and Mail / Posted 14 days ago
Provincial premiers boast leadership in the country’s effort to cut greenhouse gas emissions, but achieving their own lofty ambitions will require political courage and aggressive policies to drive fundamental changes in the way Canadians produce and... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Celine Dion’s husband honoured in elaborate Montreal funeral Published: 23 January 2016 7:07 AM Singer Celine Dion blows a kiss to the ca
Celine Dion’s husband honoured in elaborate Montreal funeral
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 14 days ago
Published: 23 January 2016 7:07 AM Singer Celine Dion blows a kiss to the casket of her husband Rene Angelil following his funeral at Notre Dame Basilica in Montreal yesterday. Angelil is... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Celine Dion's husband honoured in elaborate Montreal funeralMONTREAL: Canadian political leaders and entertainers joined award-winning sing
Celine Dion's husband honoured in elaborate Montreal funeral
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
MONTREAL: Canadian political leaders and entertainers joined award-winning singer Celine Dion on Friday in honouring the life of her husband, René Angélil, the man who plucked her out of childhood obscurity and propelled her to international... Read more
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The Hindu
Tata Steel scales down iron ore mining at Canada facilityTSMC is a joint venture between Tata Steel and the Alberta-based New Millennium
Tata Steel scales down iron ore mining at Canada facility
The Hindu / Posted 16 days ago
TSMC is a joint venture between Tata Steel and the Alberta-based New Millennium Iron Corporation (NML) with the steelmaker being the majority partner with 94 per cent stake. Tata Steel has cut down on iron ore mining operations as well as... Read more
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PhysOrg
Cost burden of Quebec's carbon market seen as modestThe cost burden of Quebec's carbon-pricing policy, is likely to be modest acros
Cost burden of Quebec's carbon market seen as modest
PhysOrg / Posted 16 days ago
The cost burden of Quebec's carbon-pricing policy, is likely to be modest across income groups and industries, according to a McGill University research team. The policy, which began to be implemented in 2013, provides a model for capping emissions... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Tuesday's smallOur roundup of Canadian small-caps of between $100-million and $2.5-billion in
Tuesday's small
The Globe and Mail / Posted 18 days ago
Our roundup of Canadian small-caps of between $100-million and $2.5-billion in market capitalization making news and on the move today. Norbord Inc. (NBD-T) says the Quebec government has terminated the wood licence associated with its idled... Read more
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Surrey Leader
Canada must play a strong role in upholding human rightsRaif Badawi, a Saudi Arabian blogger, was jailed and lashed for expressing his
Canada must play a strong role in upholding human rights
Surrey Leader / Posted 22 days ago
Raif Badawi, a Saudi Arabian blogger, was jailed and lashed for expressing his viewpoints. His wife and children, who live in Canada, are calling for his release. The Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs Stephane Dion has talked about Badawi with... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
My last embryo’s peculiar path to the miracle of childbirthI knew the drill. I was covered by a thin, blue paper gown that offered as much
My last embryo’s peculiar path to the miracle of childbirth
The Globe and Mail / Posted 24 days ago
I knew the drill. I was covered by a thin, blue paper gown that offered as much protection as a napkin draped over the stomach of a rhinoceros. The nurse reached over and pushed open my knees. She shuffled my feet into the metal stirrups while... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Airbus executive calls Bombardier’s C Series jet an ‘orphan’ as talks between companies break downExecutives at Airbus Group SE, the world’s biggest plane maker, dismissed the B
Airbus executive calls Bombardier’s C Series jet an ‘orphan’ as talks between companies break down
The Globe and Mail / Posted 24 days ago
Executives at Airbus Group SE, the world’s biggest plane maker, dismissed the Bombardier C Series jet as an “orphan” and said that talks between the two companies aimed at propping up the struggling Canadian aircraft are dead. Speaking at Airbus’s... Read more
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BC Local News
COLUMN: Blogger should be released from prisonRaif Badawi, a Saudi Arabian blogger, was jailed and lashed for expressing his
COLUMN: Blogger should be released from prison
BC Local News / Posted 24 days ago
Raif Badawi, a Saudi Arabian blogger, was jailed and lashed for expressing his viewpoints. His wife and children, who live in Canada, are calling for his release. Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs Stephane Dion has talked about Badawi with the... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Blogger should be released from prisonRaif Badawi, a Saudi Arabian blogger, was jailed and lashed for expressing his
Blogger should be released from prison
Peace Arch News / Posted 24 days ago
Raif Badawi, a Saudi Arabian blogger, was jailed and lashed for expressing his viewpoints. His wife and children, who live in Canada, are calling for his release. Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs Stephane Dion has talked about Badawi with the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Ottawa mulls options to give Bombardier financial boostThe Liberal government is looking at several “creative” options to bolster the
Ottawa mulls options to give Bombardier financial boost
The Globe and Mail / Posted 25 days ago
The Liberal government is looking at several “creative” options to bolster the financial viability of aerospace giant Bombardier Inc., with a decision expected before the end of March, federal officials say. The Montreal-based company is seeking up... Read more
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Toronto Star
Syrian refugees will not skip line for coveted daycare spots in QuebecThe Quebec government has set aside $29 million to settle 7,000 refugees by the
Syrian refugees will not skip line for coveted daycare spots in Quebec
Toronto Star / Posted 26 days ago
The Quebec government has set aside $29 million to settle 7,000 refugees by the end of 2016. It is unclear if that sum includes funds for daycare or if the province will be asking the federal government for financial help for additional child... Read more

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