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 2020-07-09 01:38 

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Doctor accused in Campbellton, N.B., COVID-19 outbreak won't face criminal charges, says lawyer...

The doctor accused of being patient zero in a northern New Brunswick COVID-19 outbreak after he travelled to neighbouring Quebec in May and didn't self-isolate has been notified he won't face criminal charges, his lawyer said....

 2020-07-09 01:30 

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[ British Columbia ]

Warning expanded for possible COVID-19 exposure at Vancouver strip club...

Vancouver Coastal Health is expanding its public notification about possible COVID-19 exposure at the No5 Orange after learning that another person who attended the strip club has tested positive for the disease....

 2020-07-09 01:25 

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[ Calgary ]

Discerning renters driving force behind upscale rental apartment construction in Calgary...

Real estate analysts are noticing a growth in the supply of purpose-built rental units across Calgary as several large projects, including some new towers with major investment behind them, are coming online....

 2020-07-09 01:24 

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[ Toronto ]

Toronto police union head talks about the future, and why he's retiring now...

Mike McCormack announced this week that he is retiring as president of the Toronto Police Association after four terms and 11 years in the role. He spoke to...

 2020-07-09 01:22 

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[ British Columbia ]

Female Mountie keeps her job after groping a fellow B.C. officer twice...

A B.C. Mountie who fondled the genitals of one of her fellow constables, groped his thigh and made inappropriate sexual comments to him has lost 20 days of pay and 10 vacation days....

 2020-07-09 01:09 

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[ Ottawa ]

Kingston police seek rightful owner of stolen Bibles...

The two Bibles — one more than 200 years old — were found along with other stolen property at an east-end home....

 2020-07-09 00:52 

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[ British Columbia ]

Tangled traffic as cars, bikes and horses forced to share the road in Stanley Park...

With three modes of transportation now shoe-horned into a two lane road, frustration and tension is rising on Stanley Park Drive....

 2020-07-09 00:21 

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[ British Columbia ]

B.C. tourism industry needs more funding and a clear message to keep afloat, critics say...

The B.C. Liberal party is putting pressure on the provincial government to secure $20 million from the federal government for B.C.'s tourism industry which has been struggling since the COVID-19 pandemic began in March....

 2020-07-09 00:14 

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George Floyd told 'it takes ... a lot of oxygen to talk' during arrest, transcript reveals...

As George Floyd told Minneapolis police officers that he couldn't breathe more than 20 times in the moments before he died, the officer who pressed his knee against Floyd's neck dismissed his pleas, saying "it takes a heck of a lot of oxygen t...

 2020-07-09 00:07 

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[ North News ]

Yukon eyes possible move to stage three COVID-19 plan next month...

Chief Medical Officer Dr. Brendan Hanley says while details are still being finalized, stage three would set the stage for life in the Yukon under the COVID-19 until a vaccine is developed or treatment options improve....

 2020-07-09 00:03 

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[ Saskatchewan ]

New funding for First Nations child welfare agreement will help healing strategy, Cowessess chief says...

According to a 2018 child advocate report, more than 80 per cent of children in care in Saskatchewan are Indigenous. A federal bill, signed last year, hopes to change that....

 2020-07-09 00:00 

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[ Calgary ]

CBC Calgary News at 6, July 08, 2020...

Current and comprehensive news stories from around Calgary and Southern Alberta...

 2020-07-08 23:56 

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[ Windsor ]

Don't defund police, says director of Windsor program for at-risk youth...

The executive director of the MH100 youth program in downtown Windsor says he doesn't agree with calls to defund police, and instead wants to see money invested in programs that help Windsor Police build relationships with the city's youth....

 2020-07-08 23:50 

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[ Saskatchewan ]

Regina city council considering $2M grant program for struggling businesses...

Regina's executive committee spent several hours Wednesday discussing a plan to provide relief for businesses struggling during the COVID-19 pandemic....

 2020-07-08 23:28 

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[ Toronto ]

Premier Doug Ford commits to mandating air conditioning in long-term care homes...

Ontario Premier Doug Ford says his government will change existing legislation governing long-term care homes to mandate air conditioning for residents after CBC News asked about families concerned about their loved ones in sweltering facilities....

 2020-07-08 23:27 

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[ British Columbia ]

Pride crosswalk defaced outside West Vancouver police station...

Police in West Vancouver are investigating after a driver defaced the police department's newly unveiled Pride crosswalk....

 2020-07-08 23:08 

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[ Calgary ]

4 tornadoes touched down in Alberta on Tuesday, Environment Canada says...

Four tornadoes briefly touched down but it's believed there was no damage. The tornadoes were given a preliminary rating of EF0, which is the lowest rating on the Enhanced Fujita scale....

 2020-07-08 22:45 

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With opener fast approaching, Montoyo says Jays are hungry and ready to play...

After a few days of silence from the Toronto Blue Jays as their summer training camp got underway, manager Charlie Montoyo shed some light Wednesday on the team's workout sessions and preparations for the 60-game regular season that's fast approac...

 2020-07-08 22:42 

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[ British Columbia ]

Plane flying at an altitude of 60 metres when it went missing in B.C. last month, investigators say...

The plane with two people on board disappeared from radar over the Fraser River near Maple Ridge in the afternoon of June 6....

 2020-07-08 22:40 

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[ Edmonton ]

Premier denies appointment of ex-MLA to Houston trade job is patronage...

Premier Jason Kenney is facing accusations of political patronage for hiring the former UCP MLA who resigned in November 2017 so Kenney could run for his seat in the legislature....

 2020-07-08 22:39 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

As enrolment dips, Liberals call for financial aid for P.E.I. post-secondary institutions...

The opposition Liberals are calling on the province to provide increased funding to UPEI and Holland College to ensure tuition isn't increased and programs are not cut....

 2020-07-08 22:36 

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[ North News ]

Whitehorse RCMP defend use of force in arrest of man allegedly wielding axe...

Whitehorse RCMP arrested a man on Monday who they say was wielding an axe, but the incident has raised allegations online of excessive police force....

 2020-07-08 22:35 

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[ Manitoba ]

Bounty on Broadway...

Instead of flowers, West Broadway BIZ seeded their planters with tomatoes, vegetables and herbs this year....

 2020-07-08 22:29 

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Montreal Impact set for MLS tournament opener against New England Revolution...

The Montreal Impact have a chance for a repeat performance when their Major League Soccer season resumes on Thursday....

 2020-07-08 22:15 

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[ British Columbia ]

3 more deaths from COVID-19 recorded in B.C. as cases top 3,000...

B.C. has now recorded more than 3,000 cases of COVID-19 since the start of the pandemic, and the number of people killed by the virus has risen to 186....

 2020-07-08 22:14 

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[ Toronto ]

Toronto cop linked to Liberian rebel leader's homicide was disciplined in past...

A Toronto officer accused in connection with the homicide of a Liberian rebel leader had previously been disciplined by the Toronto police force for insubordination and neglect of duty....

 2020-07-08 22:11 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

Short-term plan for emergency doctors in Guysborough, Canso announced...

According to the Nova Scotia Health Authority, there has been agreement for 24/7 operations over the next few weeks each day at Eastern Memorial Hospital and on intermittent days at Guysborough Memorial Hospital....

 2020-07-08 22:03 

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[ Prince Edward Island ]

Opposition questions education minister on school bus plan for the fall...

Experts are working on a detailed plan for a safe return to classrooms in the fall, including how to get students to and from school, says P.E.I.'s minister of education....

 2020-07-08 22:00 

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[ Hamilton ]

Councillors vote to temporarily suspend student transit deals...

The decision represents a large financial loss for public transit, but students won't be back in class in fall, so won't be looking to use the bus....

 2020-07-08 22:00 

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[ Edmonton ]

Alberta reports 46 new cases of COVID-19 and one additional death...

Alberta reported 46 new cases of COVID-19 in the province over the last 24 hours Wednesday....

 2020-07-08 22:00 

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[ British Columbia ]

B.C. couple calls for automatic extensions after permanent resident card renewal goes awry...

While she is determined to see her father one last time, Kazuko Wakiyama claims Canadian government delays in renewing her permanent resident card have threatened to leave her stranded in Japan....

 2020-07-08 21:54 

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[ Manitoba ]

Judge orders city to refund millions of dollars in impact fees to Winnipeg developers...

A Manitoba judge is ordering the City of Winnipeg to refund millions of dollars it collected in recent years through impact fees it imposed on developers, builders and homeowners in new residential developments at the outskirts of the city....

 2020-07-08 21:50 

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[ British Columbia ]

B.C. RCMP officer charged with breach of trust, harassment, forcible entry...

A Trail RCMP officer has been charged with breach of trust, criminal harassment and forcible entry in connection with the duties of his office....

 2020-07-08 21:36 

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[ Manitoba ]

Face masks will be mandatory at Brandon airport starting Friday...

Passengers are already required to wear masks on flights, but now everyone in the Brandon terminal will have to wear one. The same change could also be on the way for Winnipeg's airport, a spokesperson said....

 2020-07-08 21:35 

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[ Newfoundland & Labrador ]

Liberals rejected 1,000 voters in its leadership race. One of them is questioning why...

Some people registered to vote in Newfoundland and Labrador's Liberal Party leadership race are being rejected, and are left wondering why....

 2020-07-08 21:30 

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[ Thunder Bay ]

9 hours in a crevice: The story of a daring rescue mission at Ruby Lake Lookout, Ont....

What started off as a new adventure for Mikayla Klassen of Thunder Bay, Ont., and her dog Marley, turned into a tragic fall and daring rescue mission this summer....

 2020-07-08 21:29 

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[ Saskatchewan ]

2 men from Ontario facing drug charges after traffic stop near Davidson, Sask....

Craik, Sask., RCMP say two men from Brampton, Ont., are facing drug trafficking charges after a traffic stop resulted in 50 kilograms of "suspected" cocaine being seized on Friday....

 2020-07-08 21:29 

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Trudeau 'concerned' by U.S. threat of tariffs on Canadian aluminum and steel...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said today he is concerned by reports suggesting Washington is considering reimposing tariffs on Canadian metals just as Canada, the United States and Mexico are celebrating the launch of a new free trade deal....

 2020-07-08 21:27 

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Harvard, MIT sue to block Trump administration rule on international students during pandemic...

Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology sued the Trump administration on Wednesday, seeking to block a new rule that would bar foreign students from remaining in the U.S. if their universities move all courses online due to the corona...

 2020-07-08 21:27 

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[ Ottawa ]

'Get out of your condos': BIA hopes Bank Street closure will give businesses a needed boost...

A 15-block stretch of Bank Street in downtown Ottawa will close to vehicles every Saturday for at least the next month, becoming the latest area to try to recover customers during the COVID-19 pandemic by making more space for pedestrians and cyclists....

 2020-07-08 21:22 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

Local N.S. tour operators relying on staycations to keep afloat this summer...

Nova Scotia tourism operators are counting on "staycations"; to make up for the lack of visitors. That means being a tourist in your own backyard. The CBC's Colleen Jones has that story from the Halifax waterfront....

 2020-07-08 21:17 

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[ Saskatoon ]

Evan Penner healing with family after arrest by Saskatoon police caught on video: FSIN...

The Saskatoon Police Association says the officer involved in Penner's July 4 arrest was not placed on punitive administrative leave, but given days off following incident....

 2020-07-08 21:16 

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[ New Brunswick ]

Parents say high school students need routine, and fall plan for schools doesn't have it...

An outline of what schools will look like in the fall was released in June, but as time goes on some parents are struggling with unanswered questions and concerns for the education of their older children....

 2020-07-08 21:02 

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[ Hamilton ]

Hamilton and surrounding area under severe thunderstorm watch...

Environment Canada has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for the city as well as for Niagara, Brantford and Burlington. It warns the current conditions could lead to storms capable of producing strong winds, large hail and rain....

 2020-07-08 21:00 

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[ Newfoundland & Labrador ]

CBC Here and Now July 08, 2020...

Every day around the province the Here and Now team pull out all the stops to cover your news and weather...

 2020-07-08 21:00 

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[ Nova Scotia ]

CBC Nova Scotia News July 08, 2020...

The only daily TV news package to focus on Nova Scotians and their stories...

 2020-07-08 20:58 

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Indigenous team names are under fire again — but this time feels different...

Wednesday's edition of CBC Sports' daily newsletter, The Buzzer, features the pressure on pro sports teams with Indigenous nicknames, plus an updated curling schedule and a buggy beginning to the WNBA's restart....

 2020-07-08 20:56 

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Reign claim dramatic win over host Royals courtesy stoppage time winner from Balcer...

It was the Reign's first victory in three group-stage Challenge Cup matches played without fans at Zions Bank Stadium....

 2020-07-08 20:54 

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[ Manitoba ]

Police watchdog investigates alleged 'inappropriate conduct' of off-duty Manitoba RCMP officer...

RCMP told the Independent Investigation Unit they learned of the allegations, which stem from an incident involving an off-duty Mountie in 2019, on June 22....

 2020-07-08 20:51 

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Track and field adapts for storied 7-venue Inspiration Games on Thursday...

The storied Weltklasse track and field meet will broadcast near-live from Zurich on Thursday in an ambitious mix of social distancing and technological innovation. At 2:27 p.m. ET, Canadian sprinter Andre De Grasse will run the 100-yard dash at IMG Academ...

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