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Friday Sep 19, 2014

Goodell says 'we have seen all too much of the NFL doing wrong. That starts with me'

TileNEW YORK, N.Y. - Commissioner Roger Goodell says that "over the past several weeks, we have seen all too much of the NFL doing wrong; that starts with me." At a news conference Friday, Goodell made his first public statements in more than a week about the rash of NFL players involved in domestic violence. ...

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Friday Sep 19, 2014

Calgary soldier convicted in fatal training accident wins appeal

Story ImageCALGARY - A Calgary soldier convicted for his part in a deadly training accident in Afghanistan has won his appeal.

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Friday Sep 19, 2014

Canada's inflation rate unchanged in August at 2.1 per cent: Statistics Canada

Story ImageOTTAWA - Canada's annual inflation rate held steady at 2.1 per cent in August, according to new Statistics Canada figures released Friday.

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Friday Sep 19, 2014

Differing visions in New Brunswick campaign aim to revive Frank McKenna miracle

Story ImageStarkly differing Liberal and Progressive Conservative visions of how to reignite New Brunswick's jobs renaissance of the 1990s still referred to as "the McKenna Miracle" are being presented to voters worried about the economy in Monday's provincial election.

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Friday Sep 19, 2014

Saganash's remarks to the House of Commons on murdered, missing native women

OTTAWA - NDP MP Romeo Saganash's remarks to the House of Commons on Friday about the need for an inquiry into murdered and missing aboriginal women:

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Friday Sep 19, 2014

Rights museum opening draws protests; CEO says that's what it is supposed to do

Story ImageWINNIPEG - The head of Canada's newest national museum promised Friday that the towering building will spark debate, and aboriginal protesters proved him correct.

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Friday Sep 19, 2014

Final juror selected for Luka Rocco Magnotta murder trial

Story ImageMONTREAL - Jury selection is complete at Luka Rocco Magnotta's murder trial after a second alternate juror was picked this afternoon.

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Friday Sep 19, 2014

NDP forces debate in House of Commons on murdered and missing aboriginal women

OTTAWA - An aboriginal MP delivered a powerful plea Friday for a national inquiry into murdered and missing indigenous women, recalling his own brother's death as a five-year-old in a residential school 60 years ago.

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Friday Sep 19, 2014

Canada's top court restores judge's ruling against some bank credit card fees

OTTAWA - Canada's top court has restored a Quebec trial judge's decision that penalizes several of the country's big banks for failing to meet provincial disclosure requirements when they charged currency-conversion fees to their credit card customers.

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Friday Sep 19, 2014

Federal New Democrat leader supports New Brunswick NDP position on shale gas

Story ImageFREDERICTON - Federal New Democrat Leader Tom Mulcair added his presence to the New Brunswick election campaign Friday, backing his provincial NDP counterpart's position on shale gas development.

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Friday Sep 19, 2014

Baird to address UN Security Council on Iraq after American invite

OTTAWA - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird is to address the United Nations Security Council on the ongoing crisis in Iraq later today.

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Friday Sep 19, 2014

Court hearing set for man accused of deliberately starting massive California wildfire

Story ImagePLACERVILLE, Calif. - Higher humidity Friday helped slow the growth of a massive Northern California wildfire that has forced some 2,800 to evacuate and likely burned homes, while a man accused of deliberately starting the blaze was set to appear in court.

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