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 2018-02-19 05:44 

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'It was my worst nightmare': French ice dancer's wardrobe malfunction at Olympics airs live on TV ... with slow-motion replay...

CBC said it used a local feed for the event, with no tape delay and no control over what images were aired. It also said it would edit out the footage in subsequent broadcasts....

 2018-02-19 05:29 

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Man dead in house fire in Georgetown...

The body was found in the basement while firefighters were searching the home. The man's identity has not been revealed....

 2018-02-19 05:27 

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Women's hockey tournament will expand to 10 teams at 2022 Olympics...

Beijing's organizing committee asked for an expansion for the tournament to help the hosts field a team in 2022....

 2018-02-19 04:52 

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LeBron MVP in NBA all-star showcase...

Raptor DeMar DeRozan scores 21 points, LeBron James high scorer with 29 in mid-season showcase with a bit more defence than recent editions....

 2018-02-19 04:50 

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Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir break short dance record at Pyeongchang Olympics...

With a score of 83.67, the Canadian duo broke their own world record of 82.68 set in October....

 2018-02-19 04:10 

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U.S. and China reportedly scuffled over nuclear 'football' in Beijing...

The incident occurred while Trump and his team visited the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, when Chinese security officials blocked the entry of the aide carrying the "football," according to Axios....

 2018-02-19 04:10 

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Canada's Cassie Sharpe takes top spot in women's halfpipe qualifying in Pyeongchang...

The B.C. native scored 93.40, good for first. Calgary's Rosalind Groenewoud will also move on to Tuesday's final after qualifying 11th....

 2018-02-19 04:06 

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Fresh off her bronze medal, Canada's Laurie Blouin places fourth in big air qualifying in Pyeongchang...

The Quebec native is fourth after qualifying, while fellow Spencer O'Brien has also advanced to Friday's finals by placing 11th....

 2018-02-19 03:59 

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10 questions with Canadian Olympic curler Ben Hebert...

Lead on Canadian men's team answers some questions of his own devising...

 2018-02-19 03:59 

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Five things to watch Monday and early Tuesday at the Winter Games...

Three of Canada's most renowned gold medallists are in action Tuesday...

 2018-02-19 03:19 

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Parliament Hill can fix its harassment problem, says Trudeau's chief of staff...

From page to PM's chief of staff, Katie Telford has seen Parliament Hill's different power structures first hand. Now she's trying to grapple with its harassment culture....

 2018-02-19 03:05 

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Matthews lifts Leafs with last-minute winner in Motor City...

Leafs rebound from Saturday loss in Pittsburgh for 10th win in 12....

 2018-02-19 03:02 

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Vacationing Calgary man dies in Mexico following sudden illness...

Troy Black began vomiting blood on Thursday and doctors then found a tear in his esophagus. How the tear happened is unclear....

 2018-02-19 02:52 

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Curling drug scandal leaves Russians flagging...

Talk of marching into closing ceremony under the Russian flag for good behaviour in Pyeongchang went silent after mixed doubles curling medallist Alexander Krushelnytsky failed a test for the drug that brought down Maria Sharapova. Letting a wave of Russi...

 2018-02-19 02:44 

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Anti-LeBron James rant only serves to strengthen NBA star's brand and cause...

Viral video of Fox News host Laura Ingraham blasting James gives surge of publicity to the basketball star's new company and his efforts to fight racism....

 2018-02-19 02:13 

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Pedestrian struck by car near Yonge and Eglinton in life-threatening condition...

The incident happened at about 6:30 p.m. Sunday. Yonge St. has been closed in both directions for a police investigation...

 2018-02-19 01:50 

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A memorable day for iconic No. 3 at Daytona...

Austin Dillon won the Daytona 500 on Sunday night driving the iconic No. 3 Chevrolet that Dale Earnhardt piloted for most of his career — 17 years to the day of Earnhardt's fatal accident....

 2018-02-19 01:08 

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Come From Away takes off in Toronto production...

With sustained critical praise and box office draws and the official seal of approval from our U.S. neighbours, the opening matinee audience cheered with unabashed pride, writes Carly Magda....

 2018-02-19 00:44 

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Petition wants GoFundMe to drop fundraiser for Saskatchewan farmer acquitted in Colten Boushie's death...

The online petition says the crowdfunding website is profiting from the death of Colten Boushie. The GoFundMe campaign has raised more than $200,000 for farmer Gerald Stanley's family....

 2018-02-19 00:21 

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Being held accountable part of learning process for Leafs' Travis Dermott...

Young defenceman faced media after making mistake against Columbus; it's all part of Babcock's master plan....

 2018-02-19 00:17 

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#MeToo movement causing many men to fear of possible past missteps with women, experts say...

Experts say the social media campaigns of outing males for alleged wrongdoing have created a climate of mistrust between sexes....

 2018-02-19 00:03 

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Students push for stricter gun laws after school shooting, plan Washington and Tallahassee marches...
 2018-02-18 23:43 

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Coaches. Freshmen. College-bound senior. These are just some of the Florida school shooting victims who were torn from community fabric...

The gunman who opened fire at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., left friends and family struggling to cope after America's latest mass shooting....

 2018-02-18 22:51 

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Marcel Hirscher of Austria takes second gold of Games with giant slalom win, gold medal...

Hirscher has a good chance at a third gold medal in his best event, the slalom, scheduled for Thursday. He earlier won the Alpine combined....

 2018-02-18 22:48 

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Padres, first baseman Eric Hosmer reach 8-year, $144-million deal...

The 28-year-old Hosmer batted a career-high .318 in 2017 and matched his best from the previous season with 25 home runs. The agreement is pending a physical early this week....

 2018-02-18 22:42 

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Five dead in Russia church shooting; suspect killed by police...

The shootings took place Sunday evening in Kizlyar, a town of about 50,000 people on the border with Chechnya....

 2018-02-18 21:59 

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U.S. figure skater Adam Rippon to join NBC broadcast team for remainder of Games...

Rippon's profile rose sharply in mid-January when he sparred with U.S. Vice-President Mike Pence over the politician's homophobia and support for conversion therapy....

 2018-02-18 21:50 

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Supreme Court ruling affirms injured workers' rights on the job...

Decision sets a higher standard for lengths employers must go to find a suitable role for injured employees after a workplace accident....

 2018-02-18 21:39 

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Democrats, Florida Senator Marco Rubio want 'red flags' to allow gun seizures...

Also known as gun-violence restraining orders, these measures enable family members, guardians or police to ask judges to temporarily strip gun rights from people who show warning signs of violence....

 2018-02-18 20:40 

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Team Canada's Meaghan Mikkelson driven by Olympic vision...

The one in which she saw herself, more than two years ago, looking up into the stands in Pyeongchang to see her husband and her son smiling and waving....

 2018-02-18 20:30 

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For NDP, slogans have changed but core narrative remains the same...

Jagmeet Singh's speech at the weekend NDP convention fell well short of being a major departure from the party's recent past, Chantal Hbert writes....

 2018-02-18 20:21 

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Canada's Kaillie Humphries determined to enact change in Olympic bobsled...

Olympic gold medallist is driven to see women's four-man bobsled become an official Winter Games event....

 2018-02-18 17:56 

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Black Panther tops weekend box office in record-setting success...

The Marvel superhero film, which has a largely Black ensemble cast, brought in $192 million (U.S.) in ticket sales....

 2018-02-18 17:55 

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Patrick Brown to address media following leadership bid announcement...

Brown was forced out of his position last month amid sexual misconduct allegations but two days ago announced he's going to run again....

 2018-02-18 17:45 

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Canada's Olivier Rochon comes up short in men's aerials final...

The aerialist attempted the challenging back lay-triple full-full, but missed his landing. The last aerialist to complete that jump was fellow Canadian Warren Shouldice in 2011....

 2018-02-18 17:24 

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For the North Koreans in Pyeongchang, there is a limit on human connection...

Olympic athletes are part of something bigger than themselves. But the North Koreans are part of something that wants to keep them for itself, not to share them with the world, Bruce Arthur writes....

 2018-02-18 16:57 

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NHL condemns racist taunt from fans against Black player...

No one "should ever have to endure such abuse at one of our games," league commissioner Gary Bettman said in a statement Sunday....

 2018-02-18 16:40 

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Insurer seeking $10 million back from diocese that knew about predator priest...

The diocese of London, Ont., is suing AXA Insurance for breach of contract. The insurer is pushing back, saying priests' sex abuse of minors was covered up decades ago....

 2018-02-18 16:23 

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New Brunswick teen behind viral online kindness campaign dies of brain cancer...

After finding out her cancer was terminal in 2016, Rebecca Schofield started the #BeccaToldMeTo campaign....

 2018-02-18 16:08 

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Unconvincing Canadian men's hockey team pulls off win against Korea...

While Canada emerged victorious, the Korean team and its loyal fans had a night to remember....

 2018-02-18 15:53 

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Police searching for missing 73-year-old Brampton woman...

Police, family and friends are concerned for the safety of Carole Berry....

 2018-02-18 15:22 

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Canadian two-man bobsled team sits in second place after two runs...

Justin Kripps and Alexander Kopacz are one tenth of a second back from Germany, putting them in contention for a medal Monday night....

 2018-02-18 14:47 

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Norwegian Olympic curlers taking gold for choice of pants...

The pants are so popular there's a Facebook page dedicated to them with almost 500,000 followers....

 2018-02-18 14:45 

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Travel, stories, playoffs: More mail than you can imagine...
 2018-02-18 14:25 

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Husband of slain U.K. MP Jo Cox steps down amid sexual misconduct claims...

Brendan Cox says he will leave his positions at two charities set up in the name of his late wife after he admitted he acted inappropriately....

 2018-02-18 14:22 

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Donald Trump vents his frustration over Russia probe...

"If it was the GOAL of Russia to create discord, disruption and chaos within the U.S. then, with all of the Committee Hearings, Investigations and Party hatred, they have succeeded beyond their wildest dreams. They are laughing their asses off in Mosc...

 2018-02-18 14:13 

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PM seeks meeting with Indian politician accusing Canadian ministers of Sikh separatist connections...

The meeting comes at the request of Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan, who was snubbed by the Indian politician last year while on a trip to India....

 2018-02-18 13:38 

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What will Meghan Markle wear on her big day? The royal wedding dress is a top secret...

With only a few months to go until the royal wedding, the U.K. fashion world is abuzz with talk of who will design Markle's dress, and what it will look like....

 2018-02-18 13:21 

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Russian delegation at Olympics confirms doping case, reports say...

Technically, Russia was banned from the 2018 Paralympic Games because of a government-sponsored doping scheme at the 2014 Sochi Olympics....

 2018-02-18 13:03 

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Homan's roller-coaster ride continues with improbable win over Swiss...

Tirinzoni was 30-1 over the last four years when up two with two ends to play and holding the hammer, yet Canada broke through for three in the ninth, and stole one in the 10th to improve to 2-3 in round robin. Deep breaths, everyone. Maybe have a beer, B...

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