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Singapore's central bank tightens monetary policy on inflation risks

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An irate Biden curses Fox News reporter after he asks about inflation -- (Note language in paragraph 3) WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Joe Biden was caught on a hot mic cursing a Fox News reporter at a White House event on Monday after the journalist shouted a question about the impact of rising inflation on ...

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Britain says 6,000 more people needed for trial of Merck COVID pill

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Smoothie shop tirade lands Connecticut man with hate crime charge

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At least six killed in Cameroon stadium stampede, says state broadcaster

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An irate Biden curses Fox News reporter after he asks about inflation

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Summerside's Grant Sonier receives Stanley Cup ring and promotion from Tampa Bay Lightning

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Britain says 6,000 more people needed for trial of Merck COVID pill

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Edmonton Elks extend star running back James Wilder Jr. through 2022

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'Email bomb:' NSTU says memo to teachers too 'vague,' ill-timed -- SYDNEY — The Nova Scotia Teachers' Union praised the "proactive communication" of the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development. But they question the timing of a memo sent to teachers across the province Saturday night informing them ...

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CBRM's use of $15-million municipal top-up funding to be determined at budget discussions

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Cape Breton denied hosting rights for 2023 Tim Hortons Brier men's national curling championship

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New Cape Breton funeral home expected to open later this year

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Cape Breton Dragway joins elite class of racetracks sanctioned by National Hot Rod Association

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National Indigenous youth-led reconciliation project comes to Cape Breton

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Cape Breton court report for Jan. 24, 2022 -- New date for verdict in alleged tax fraud A verdict in the case of an alleged $3.6 million tax fraud case is now expected Feb. 24.The decision was expected Monday but was again delayed as a result of restrictions in place to prevent the spread ...

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Nova Scotia Health loosens inpatient visitor restrictions at Inverness Consolidated Hospital

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Cape Breton denied hosting rights for 2023 Tim Hortons Brier men's national curling championship

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St. John's family makes their house a (nursing) home

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CBRM's use of $15-million municipal top-up funding to be determined at budget discussions

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'Email bomb:' NSTU says memo to teachers too 'vague,' ill-timed

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CHARLES SAMPSON: Health care and private sector don't mix -- Adrian White's recent opinion piece ('Does private sector have a role in turning health care around?', Cape Breton Post, Jan. 21) as expected provided no explanation of how more of the private sector would turn it around.His source of information is ...

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THINKING OUT LOUD WITH SHELDON MacLEOD: Freedom convoy won't fix the real transport issues

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'Never' or just 'not yet'? How timing affects COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy

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Smart devices can now read your mood and mind, leading to a new set of concerns about technology and consent

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LETTER Stop the suffering: N.L. government must reopen doors to long-term care homes

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MY TAKE WITH SHELDON MacLEOD: Delivering us out of the pandemic

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Weighing in on CBRM's options with $15M municipal top-up grant -- What should the Cape Breton Regional Municipality prioritize with a one-time municipal top-up payment of $15 million? A new library? Expanding Centre 200? Fixing up J-class roads?"We have to be prudent and fiscally responsible; we can't go spending ...

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Photographer tries to save abandoned cemeteries across Nova Scotia

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Investment in N.L. offshore to remain fairly stable in 2022: CAPP

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P.E.I. businesses using funding to create winter activities in Cavendish

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Welcome to the boom towns: Carleton Place and Arnprior are among Canada's fastest-growing small towns

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SHERRY MULLEY MACDONALD: Northside man shares love of performing with community -- Like many kids growing up in Sydney Mines in the 1930s and '40s, Gary Nicholson was surrounded by music. He said music has been a part of his life for as long as he can remember."There was always music in my house. My mother loved to have all the ...

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VANESSA CHILDS ROLLS: Early telephone service was complicated in Cape Breton

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Cape Breton park association, community health centre receive federal funding

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Only COVID-19 knows if this year's play festivals will take place at Cape Breton University

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Inverness Centre for the Arts to host Virginia McCoy's A Retrospective

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Costume Caper: How Mr. Dressup's magical 'Tickle Trunk' made its way to Cape Breton

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Cape Breton Dragway joins elite class of racetracks sanctioned by National Hot Rod Association -- Doug Wrathall knows what it takes to have success competing at National Hot Rod Association events.The Sydney drag racer has won several Wally Awards during competition at the Miramichi Dragway Park in New Brunswick and was named the top dragster ...

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Cape Breton denied hosting rights for 2023 Tim Hortons Brier men's national curling championship

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Horses take Sydney's Glenn Hartigan all over the world

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New Waterford's Coal Bowl will continue beyond pandemic and in new school, organizers say

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NHL's Brad Marchand recognizes young Cape Breton player for anti-racism campaign

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Three Cape Breton Capers players taken at Canadian Premier League-U Sports draft with de Cunha going first overall

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Corner Wrench: Five DIY wiring mistakes to avoid -- Automotive wiring is a mystery to some and second nature to others. Whichever way you lean, however, you're sure to have a few instincts and habits. Here are a few common mistakes to steer clear of.Avoid using solid-core wireAutomotive wiring is ...

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First Look: BMW iX M60 is part of car maker's ambitious push

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Car Review: The 2021 Porsche Boxster GTS 4.0 is nearly perfect

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Paralyzed Canadian racer Robert Wickens to return to full-time competition

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Reader Review: Driver found 2021 Ford Escape Titanium PHEV surprisingly impressive

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Troubleshooter: Five things you should never do to a frozen vehicle

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Man charged in human smuggling plot in which a migrant family froze to death to be released from jail -- The Florida man charged with human smuggling in a plot that turned tragic when a family of four, including a toddler and a young teen, froze to death trying to walk from Canada into the United States was granted release from jail while waiting for ...

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P.E.I. government no longer reporting data on long-term care outbreaks

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EDITORIAL: Public service had it easy during COVID

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Planned power outage to hit some Summerside residents on Jan. 27

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UPEI delays return to on campus learning until Feb. 27

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Canada's foreign ministry hacked, services hit

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Former NY lawmaker Sheldon Silver, who was convicted on corruption charges, dies

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U.S. Navy pilot ejects, 7 hurt in F-35 South China Sea 'landing mishap'

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