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Saskatchewan's top doctor cries during COVID-19 update

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New Delta variant strain being closely monitored in U.K.

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Suspected human remains, items belonging to Brian Laundrie found in Florida park, FBI says

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Alberta surpasses 3K COVID-19 deaths, adds 786 new cases Wednesday

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Doug Ford says Ontario opposition playing politics over his 'bang on' comments about immigrants

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Gov. Gen. Mary May Simon sees herself as bridge between gov't, Indigenous people

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Abandoned animals found dead, in critical condition on southern Ontario farm: police

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Pornhub owner settles lawsuit with 50 women, including four Canadians

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Paid menstrual leave takes aim at stigma of periods in the workplace

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Restricting travel over vaccine type could be discrimination, PAHO warns

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Goodbye, Columbus: Vikings crossed the Atlantic 1,000 years ago, study finds

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Hear the sounds of Mars: How NASA records audio from Perseverance rover

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Search for Brian Laundrie: FBI finds remains, personal items

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WATCH: Extended one-on-one interview with Mary May Simon

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Facebook planning name change, according to new reports

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Baby orphaned after parents ambushed, shot in Michigan

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No concerns about Queen Elizabeth's health: commentator

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Paris Hilton speaks about abuse faced at treatment facility

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Queen accepts medical advice to rest, cancels Northern Ireland trip

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These countries are vaccinating children against COVID-19

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Toys, appliances and handbags: These are the items you may not get in time for the holidays

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New Conservative MP Laila Goodridge hopes to be a strong voice for Alberta's energy sector

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'I'm heartbroken by this': Celine Dion delays opening of Las Vegas shows due to medical reasons

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U.S. surgeons successfully test pig kidney transplant in human patient

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Pattie Lovett-Reid: Lessons learned from Squid Game

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WATCH: Ont. couple gets engaged 10,000 feet in the air

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Scuba diver finds 900-year-old sword off Israel's coast -- An amateur diver exploring the shallow waters off Israel's coast was shocked to uncover an ancient sword, dating back nine centuries.

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Caught on cam: Friends use turbans to rescue hikers in B.C.

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Find out why this N.S. man walked home all the way from B.C.

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Biologists reel in 4,000-pound sunfish off northern Africa

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Deer knocks over cyclist taking part in N.J. charity ride -- Watch the moment a deer jumped onto a N.J. road and knocked over a cyclist taking part in a charity ride.

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Migrants rescued from sinking boat in Mediterranean Sea -- Hundreds of migrants were rescued as their small wooden boat was a sinking in the Mediterranean Sea on Oct. 18.

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Crusader-era sword found in the Mediterranean seabed -- An amateur diver has discovered a metre-long sword that is believed to have belonged to a Crusader in the Mediterranean seabed.

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Indian bride and groom float to wedding in cooking vat -- A bride and groom navigated a flooded road in India in a giant cooking vat to get to their wedding ceremony.

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Residents watch as house swept away flood waters in India -- The Indian military has been deployed to help with evacuations as heavy flooding hits the state of Kerala.

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Thousands protest in Italy in rebuke of anti-vaccine riot -- Thousands marched in Rome Saturday, one week after right-wing extremists rallied against COVID-19 certification requirement for workplaces.

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Newfoundland and Labrador to drop the word 'savages' from provincial coat of arms

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Thousands of Ontario homeowners are eligible for a free smart thermostat and here's how to get one

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Quick-thinking hikers unravel turbans to help with rescue at Metro Vancouver park

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'Earthshot' prize winner with Vancouver connection hopes to mitigate wildfire risk, change perceptions

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University of Regina team hoping to help send humans to Mars with new airlock prototype

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'Alarming' misuse of antibiotics happening in Manitoba: U of M study

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Newfoundland and Labrador says soft drink tax coming in 2022 will be Canada's first

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Manitoba man notices old Lotto Max ticket in his wallet, wins $20 million

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'Have I made a huge mistake?': Nenshi reflects on his time as Calgary's mayor and decision not to run

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Fossil fuel production plans would far overshoot mitigating climate goals: study

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China tells mines to produce 'as much coal as possible'

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Microplastic pollution making its way to remote Arctic waters, study of belugas' prey suggests

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Climate report: Africa's rare glaciers soon to disappear

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Don Martin: At 24 post-election days and counting, the federal government is still in limbo

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Tom Mulcair: Freeland positioning herself to take over as Liberal leader

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Don Martin: On a national day of Indigenous reflection, the prime minister sees only his own

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Tom Mulcair: Trudeau has to get serious. The time for bluffing and emoting is over.

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Don Martin: Jason Kenney's political fate is in the ICU - and failing fast

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Can you be addicted to food? Theory on what's fuelling North America's obesity problem gains ground

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Nearly two decades after working at a pulp mill, workers complain their health was compromised

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Prescription drug side-effects: How they're vastly under-reported and one man's tragic, cautionary tale

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Balarama Holness: Changing opinions in Montreal

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How a Canadian interpreter escaped Kabul, with little help from Ottawa

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Jaskirat Sidhu, the 'Humboldt Driver,' speaks out

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Truck driver training standards expose fatal flaws

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Where each province and territory stands on mandatory entry-level training for truck driving

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