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Monday Oct 20, 2014

PMO says man in attack against Canadian Forces members had 'become radicalized'

TileSAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU, Que. - A man who died from police gunfire after he struck two members of the Canadian Forces with his car had "become radicalized," the Prime Minister's Office said Monday. "The individual who struck the two CAF members with his car is known to federal authorities, including the Integrated National Security Enforcement...

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Monday Oct 20, 2014

Canada wins a round in ongoing trade battle with U.S. over meat-labelling laws

Story ImageCanada has won a battle in an ongoing trade dispute with the United States over meat-labelling laws that have hurt the beef and pork industries.

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Monday Oct 20, 2014

Police: Criminal behaviour in melee near New Hampshire pumpkin festival will be prosecuted

Story ImageKEENE, N.H. - Local authorities in New Hampshire vowed Monday to prosecute the perpetrators of the violent disturbances near Keene's annual pumpkin festival that led to property damage and dozens of arrests and injuries over the weekend.

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Monday Oct 20, 2014

Coalition for Quebec's Future retains riding near Quebec City

LEVIS, Que. - Quebec's third-placed party retained a stronghold in a provincial byelection on Monday that was called after one of its most prominent members stepped down.

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Monday Oct 20, 2014

N.B.'s new premier to oilpatch: support for Energy East has not wavered

CALGARY - New Brunswick's new premier said Monday he's looking to assure Alberta's oilpatch that even though the government has changed, its support for the Energy East pipeline has not.

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Monday Oct 20, 2014

Family condemns RCMP response during B.C. manhunt that ended with suspect dead

VANCOUVER - The sister of a British Columbia man who was shot by the RCMP after a manhunt says the force should have found a way to end the ordeal peacefully, but instead she says police wrote him off as a violent misfit and shot him in what amounted to an execution.

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Monday Oct 20, 2014

Suspect in US abduction of UK-born woman charged with 2005 rape, attempted murder

Story ImageFAIRFAX, Va. - The suspect in the disappearance of a British-born University of Virginia student was charged Monday with abducting and raping a woman in suburban Washington in 2005.

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Monday Oct 20, 2014

Bernard Drainville to run for Parti Quebecois leadership

Story ImageMONTREAL - The man behind Quebec's doomed values charter confirmed Monday he will seek the leadership of the Parti Quebecois.

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Monday Oct 20, 2014

Federal Conservatives under fire after 'blind luck' keeps drifting ship afloat

OTTAWA - B.C.'s northern coast dodged a bullet this week when a disabled cargo ship drifted dangerously close to the shores of Haida Gwaii, opposition critics charged Monday in the House of Commons.

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Monday Oct 20, 2014

Magnotta first-degree murder trial hears from Harper's deputy chief of staff

Story ImageCAUTION: GRAPHIC CONTENT MAY DISTURB SOME READERS

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Monday Oct 20, 2014

5.6-magnitude quake shakes Ecuador's border with Colombia, no injuries or damage reported

QUITO, Ecuador - A magnitude-5.6 earthquake rattled Ecuador's border with Colombia on Monday, shaking low-lying buildings and frightening residents in the sparsely-populated area. There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.

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Monday Oct 20, 2014

Police say deaths of 7 Indiana women could be serial killing; suspect hints at more victims

Story ImageGARY, Ind. - Police investigating the slayings of seven women whose bodies were found over the weekend said Monday they believe it is the work of a serial killer, and that the suspect has indicated there could be more victims going back 20 years.

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