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Feb 19th, 2016 by petros last post
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Ontario could have surplus as high as $15B if spending had been restrained,
With Ontarios 2016 budget set to land next week, all eyes are on how the province plans to balance the remaining $7.5-billion deficit by the end of next fiscal year. But a new report is offering a different narrative, looking back at how the provincial... (by petros)
Feb 19th, 2016 by MHz last post
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13th foot since 2007 washes ashore on B.C. coast
PORT RENFREW, B.C. -- British Columbia's coroners' service has confirmed that a foot discovered on a Vancouver Island shoreline is in fact human. A hiker exploring Botanical Beach near Port Renfrew Sunday afternoon came across a running shoe containing... (by petros)
Feb 18th, 2016 by Ludlow last post
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For the love of Bud
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Feb 18th, 2016 by Locutus last post
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South Carolina police cleared in dindu shooting
Policing can be serious, dangerous business. This nuffin' was packing and the cops are lucky. Two Cayce police officer involved in a fatal shooting last fall will not face any criminal charges. Early on the morning of November 17, 2015,... (by Locutus)
Feb 18th, 2016 by MHz last post
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Liberal government will unveil ‘holistic’ new plan to fight ISIL in Syria and Iraq wi
Liberal government will unveil holistic new plan to fight ISIL in Syria and Iraq within days Liberal government will unveil holistic new plan to fight ISIL in Syria and Iraq within days | National Post Were talking about days, she said. We... (by CDNBear)
Feb 18th, 2016 by MHz last post
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Missing radioactive material in Iraq prompts nationwide search, ISIS fears
Probably nothing to worry about. Missing radioactive material in Iraq prompts nationwide search, ISIS fears A desperate hunt for highly dangerous radioactive material... (by B00Mer)
Feb 18th, 2016 by Locutus last post
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Bowmanville man charged with luring of 12-year-old boy
Luring Suspect Donald Richards Facebook Photo ... (by Locutus)
Feb 17th, 2016 by MHz last post
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'Refugees' Harass Women in Russian Nightclub, Are Promptly Beaten and Sent to Prison
'Refugees' Harass Women in Russian Nightclub, Are Promptly Beaten and Sent to Prison We can't speak for Europe, but in Russia, molesting women in public places is not advisable. ... (by B00Mer)
Feb 17th, 2016 by Ludlow last post
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Iraqi man who raped a child in Austria said it was 'a sexual emergency'
migrants, migrants everywhere. Mother of ten-year-old boy raped in Austrian swimming pool by Iraqi who said it was 'a sexual emergency' says she regrets telling her children 'migrants need our help' Migrant, 20, claimed he raped the boy... (by Locutus)
Feb 17th, 2016 by Remington1 last post
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OHIO BLOODBATH: Muslim Muhammad Barry Named MACHETE ATTACKER HACKING PEOPLE in Nazare
OHIO BLOODBATH: Muslim Muhammad Barry Named MACHETE ATTACKER HACKING PEOPLE in Nazareth Restaurant Toppled chairs, bloody towels... (by B00Mer)
Feb 17th, 2016 by Johnnny last post
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Rachel Notley’s approval rating plummeted... Only 33 per cent...
Rachel Notleys approval rating plummeted since election. Only 33 per cent think shes doing a good job In June, one month after Notleys upset victory over the PC government, 53 per cent of Albertans surveyed approved of the job the NDP leader was ... (by CDNBear)
Feb 16th, 2016 by personal touch last post
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Patients will pay the price for Ont. nurse layoffs, association warns
Money for whirly gigs, EV charging stations, corporate subsidies but none for health care. TORONTO - The Ontario Nurses' Association is sounding the alarm about layoffs of Registered Nurses by cash-strapped hospitals, and warns patients will pay the... (by petros)
Feb 16th, 2016 by CDNBear last post
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McCallum promises ‘radical changes’ to Citizenship Act
McCallum promises radical changes to Citizenship Act Immigration Minister John McCallum says the government will be producing radical changes to the Citizenship Act in the next few weeks. Liberals have been telling him that the government should... (by CDNBear)
Feb 16th, 2016 by EagleSmack last post
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Syrian boy seeking refugee status ordered deported to United States
Syrian boy seeking refugee status ordered deported to United States A 16-year-old Syrian boy who arrived at the Canadian border at... (by B00Mer)
Feb 16th, 2016 by petros last post
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Kael McKenzie sworn in as 1st transgender judge in Canadian history
Kael McKenzie sworn in as 1st transgender judge in Canadian history Canada's first transgender judge was sworn... (by B00Mer)
Feb 16th, 2016 by B00Mer last post
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Mortgage rules requiring 10% down on Canadian homes over $500K kick in today
Mortgage rules requiring 10% down on Canadian homes over $500K kick in today Today is the first day you'll need to put at least... (by B00Mer)
Feb 16th, 2016 by Ludlow last post
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First Nations told to "Get a damn job."
I love this man. Clarence Louie says things anyone other than a respected indigenous leader couldnt get away with. His advice to young men on his home reserve? Get a damn job, be a man. It should be embarrassing for you to raise your kids on... (by gerryh)
Feb 15th, 2016 by MHz last post
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British Army unveils its new 'Swiss Army knife' armoured vehicle
It looks more like a Transformer, and could be the new sting in the British Army's tail. The 'Swiss Army Knife' combat vehicle, so dubbed because of its armoury of tools, now comes complete with a telescopic investigation arm, an upgrade on the... (by Blackleaf)
Feb 15th, 2016 by Murphy last post
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Troubling signal for Ontario Liberals: Editorial
Troubling signal for Ontario Liberals: Editorial Troubling signal for Ontario Liberals: Editorial | Toronto Star Despite pulling out all the stops to wrest the seat from the Progressive Conservatives, the Liberals had the worst showing in their... (by CDNBear)
Feb 15th, 2016 by B00Mer last post
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Quebec police identify officer killed in line of duty
Quebec police identify officer killed in line of duty Quebec provincial police have identified the police officer who was shot and... (by B00Mer)
Feb 15th, 2016 by MHz last post
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'Oh my God': B.C. man trapped as three cougars surround car
'Oh my God': B.C. man trapped as three cougars surround car www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vp6vg4QcZOg A British Columbia man was trapped in his car for about 20 minutes as three cougars prowled around his vehicle on Vancouver Island. Adam Nash of Comox... (by B00Mer)
Feb 14th, 2016 by MHz last post
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A smart IS strategy – except for the air strikes
A smart IS strategy except for the air strikes A smart IS strategy â except for the air strikes - The Globe and Mail The decision to increase the existing level of support to Iraqi Kurdish troops is probably the right one, but it carries... (by CDNBear)
Feb 14th, 2016 by MHz last post
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Cuba returns 'wrongly shipped' Hellfire missile to USA
The whole affair has been embarrassing for the Americans, who have had to ask the Cubans if they could have their highly sensitive missile back, says the BBC's Will Grant in Havana. The missile arrived on a flight from Paris "by mistake or mishandling... (by tay)
Feb 14th, 2016 by Blackleaf last post
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UK band Viola Beach killed in Swedish car crash
Five British nationals have died in a car crash in Sweden, the Foreign Office has said. It is understood the members of the indie band Viola Beach were killed in the accident, which happened on Saturday in the Swedish capital Stockholm. The car... (by Blackleaf)
Feb 14th, 2016 by Dixie Cup last post
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Alberta granted Omar Khadr bail POPULAR!
Alberta judge grants Omar Khadr bail | Toronto Star (by lone wolf)
Feb 14th, 2016 by spaminator last post
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'Heroic' boy, 7, holds onto classmate who slipped off ski lift
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Feb 13th, 2016 by petros last post
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Muslim Beats His Sister to Death with Hammer, Sets Fire to Her Body, ‘Victim’s modern
Muslim Beats His Sister to Death with Hammer, Sets Fire to Her Body, Victims modern lifestyle didnt sit well with the family Unimaginable inhumanity... (by B00Mer)
Feb 11th, 2016 by gopher last post
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former ISIS sex slaves waging war on their abusers:
These women are awesome!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! ________________________________________ The former ISIS sex slaves waging war on their abusers: Hundreds of Yazidi women form an all-female battalion called the 'Sun Ladies' to launch massive assault on Mosul 500... (by Twila)
Feb 11th, 2016 by Mowich last post
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Ghomeshi maybe not in the clear yet!
Judge will announce the verdict on March 24. Apparently the women are believed as far as the basic charges go. The judge might be right. (by JLM)
Feb 10th, 2016 by SLM last post
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Do you want fries with that? Man charged with throwing alligator into fast food resta
Do you want fries with that? Man charged with throwing alligator into fast food restaurant Reuters First posted: Tuesday, February 09, 2016 08:35 AM EST ... (by spaminator)
Feb 10th, 2016 by spaminator last post
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Plane diverted after shirtless man urinates on passenger, brawl on board
Plane diverted after shirtless man urinates on passenger, brawl on board Postmedia Network First posted: Tuesday, February 09, 2016 02:24 PM EST ... (by spaminator)
Feb 10th, 2016 by SLM last post
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OFF WITH HER HEAD? Muslim outrage at singer Beyonce
OFF WITH HER HEAD? Muslim outrage at singer Beyonce for mocking Islam last night when she donned an Islamic-style veil in her latest video The megastar singer was seen sporting the Muslim headbag (hijab) in a promo for her superpower duet with Frank... (by B00Mer)
Feb 10th, 2016 by Dixie Cup last post
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Real Estate going to be Cheap in Alberta?
Just heard on C.B.C. news that people in Alberta are walking away from their mortgages and handing in the keys as unemployment rates rise and people are out of money. How is this phenomenum going to play out? (by JLM)
Feb 9th, 2016 by Johnnny last post
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Ice cube maker
Ice cube maker.... Man gets backhoe stuck in local lake Love that last line.... (by lone wolf)
Feb 9th, 2016 by CDNBear last post
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Liberals Find Out What Happens When You Open Your Home To Muslim Refugees
A white bleeding-heart leftist couple made headlines when they generously opened their home to a group of Muslim refugees allegedly fleeing devout Muslim militants. However, it didnt take long for their liberal policies to backfire in a racist and... (by Locutus)
Feb 9th, 2016 by CDNBear last post
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Liberals back CSIS in torture lawsuit
Liberals back CSIS in torture lawsuit Liberals back CSIS in torture lawsuit | Toronto Star OTTAWA—The Liberal government has taken up the former Conservative government’s legal fight against an apology and compensation for three Canadians... (by CDNBear)
Feb 9th, 2016 by Blackleaf last post
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Duchess of Cambridge carries out first engagement as honorary head of the Air Cadets
The Duchess of Cambridge dazzled crowds yesterday with a daring Alexander McQueen coat as she carried out her first engagement as Honorary Air Commandant of the Air Cadets. While speaking to cadets, she revealed that Prince George has a passion ... (by Blackleaf)
Feb 9th, 2016 by Locutus last post
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Twelve men jailed for sexually exploiting girl
shocking Twelve men who sexually exploited a vulnerable teenage girl in West Yorkshire have received jail sentences of up to 20 years. Eleven were jailed at... (by Locutus)
Feb 9th, 2016 by MHz last post
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Stray dog struck by arrow gets new life and a fitting name
Stray dog struck by arrow gets new life and a fitting name A stray dog has been given a second shot at life and an appropriate new... (by B00Mer)
Feb 8th, 2016 by B00Mer last post
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Civil court rejects appeal of Carlos the Jackal's psychologist
Civil court rejects appeal of Carlos the Jackal's psychologist Dr Michel Dubec found to have breached patient confidentiality when he spoke publicly of Ilich Ramírez Sánchez’s ‘psychological emptiness’ ... (by B00Mer)
Feb 8th, 2016 by Blackleaf last post
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Bus blows up on Lambeth Bridge in central London
A double decker bus has exploded on Lambeth Bridge in central London. Londoners looked on in shock as the explosion blew off the vehicle's roof and spread debris across the road. However, far from being a very unfortunate accident or the handiwork... (by Blackleaf)
Feb 8th, 2016 by Blackleaf last post
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Migrants - Migrants Everywhere
Five migrants among seven young men who 'laughed, danced and sang in Arabic as they gang raped unconscious girl of 17' HORRIFIC footage has emerged of a group of young men, including five migrants, laughing, dancing and singing in Arabic as they gang... (by Locutus)
Feb 8th, 2016 by gerryh last post
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Pro-rape ‘pick up artist’ group to meet in Victoria plus...
This is disturbing. I'm thinking it might be time to start up a meet up group for people who like to beat up rapists. A U.S. pick up artist, Daryush Valizadeh, who has published material suggesting rape inside a private home should be legal, is... (by Twila)
Feb 7th, 2016 by B00Mer last post
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Bighorn sheep in B.C. dying from domestic sheep pneumonia
Bighorn sheep in B.C. dying from domestic sheep pneumonia A bighorn sheep herd in B.C.'s interior is in trouble after... (by B00Mer)
Feb 7th, 2016 by Blackleaf last post
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Lucha libre wrestler from Victoria finds 'grande' success
Lucha libre wrestler from Victoria finds 'grande' success You could say Kira Forster has led a bit of a double life. Growing up in her... (by B00Mer)