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2 killed in Grand Rapids, Man., trailer fire hours after protest demanded better living conditions

CBC - Latest News - 3 hours 52 min ago

A Manitoba man woke up to learn his mother and her partner were killed in a fatal trailer fire on his reserve just days after setting up a tent to protest poor living conditions on his First Nation.

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Black Panther's inspiring $192M weekend — in more ways than one

CBC - Latest News - 8 hours 38 min ago

Black Panther has not only taken the box office by storm during its opening weekend, but has inspired movements ranging from fashion to voting.

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Sajjan asks Trudeau to meet Indian politician who accused Canada of Sikh separatist sympathies

CBC - Latest News - 10 hours 25 min ago

The Canadian government is now seeking a meeting with the Indian politician who publicly accused members of Trudeau's cabinet of being connected to the Sikh separatist movement.

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Hedley allegations put spotlight on music industry in wake of #MeToo

CBC - Latest News - 10 hours 58 min ago

Allegations of sexual misconduct swirling around pop-rockers Hedley have put the spotlight on an industry long defined by the mantra of sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll — but several music veterans believe a powerful change is already well underway.

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Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri wins best film at BAFTA Awards

CBC - Latest News - 12 hours 42 min ago

The unofficial dress code Sunday at the British Academy Film Awards was black as Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri took the top award of the night.

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Becca Schofield, N.B. teen who inspired #BeccaToldMeTo campaign, has died

CBC - Latest News - 13 hours 45 min ago

Becca Schofield, the teen whose campaign to spread kindness became a global movement, has died.

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Trudeau, with family in tow, visits India's famed Taj Mahal

CBC - Latest News - 13 hours 46 min ago

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his family took a tour of the famed Taj Mahal and visited an elephant-rescue sanctuary north of Agra, on the first full day of a week-long trip to India.

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Neptune's mysterious storms are short lived, and they smell like rotten eggs

CBC - Latest News - 18 hours 33 min ago

Like Jupiter's Great Red Spot, Neptune has had its own raging storm. Astronomers using Hubble have discovered that this once-enormous storm is rapidly shrinking.

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'Slippery slope': Opposition mounts to Canadian media's plan to block piracy websites

CBC - Latest News - 18 hours 33 min ago

Opposition is mounting to a coalition’s plan to block Canadians from accessing piracy websites. Many Canadians fear that the plan — backed by media companies such as Bell, Rogers and CBC — could lead to rampant internet censorship

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Meet Kim Jong 'Um,' the Kim impersonator angering North Korea's Olympic delegates

CBC - Latest News - 18 hours 33 min ago

Australian performer Kim Jong "Um" is drawing a lot of attention at Olympic Games venues for his impersonation of the North Korean leader. He says he also earned a kick from angry North Korean delegates.

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Africans in Israel worry deportation plan could be a death warrant

CBC - Latest News - 18 hours 33 min ago

Israel is offering nearly 40,000 Africans living in the country a choice: be sent to a detention facility, or be deported to an African country with a plane ticket and a cheque. As correspondent Derek Stoffel reports, some Israelis say the plan goes against Jewish values.

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What could start the next war? 'Accident, miscalculation, blunder'

CBC - Latest News - 18 hours 33 min ago

An insistent alarm is being raised over the rising probability the world will trip into its next major conflict rather than deliberately march into it.

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Ross Rebagliati's 'wild ride' from Olympic podium to pot merchant

CBC - Latest News - 18 hours 33 min ago

Snowboard legend Ross Rebagliati is hoping to capitalize on both his Olympic drive and his connections with cannabis to strike gold again - this time through a new business venture.

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Landline phone scam and luxury car purchases: CBC's Marketplace consumer cheat sheet

CBC - Latest News - 18 hours 33 min ago

Miss something this week? Don't panic. CBC's Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need.

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Gerald Stanley due back in court to face charges he improperly stored 7 guns

CBC - Latest News - 18 hours 33 min ago

The legal troubles of Gerald Stanley, the Saskatchewan farmer acquitted in the shooting death of Colten Boushie, are slated to carry over into provincial court next month.

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NDP's Singh doesn't want to be timid, but it's still not clear how bold he will be

CBC - Latest News - 18 hours 33 min ago

With delegates to the NDP policy convention cheering for the promise of proportional representation, Jagmeet Singh declared that "the time to be timid was over" and then he spoke of "courage." But the extent of Singh's courageousness is still taking shape.

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Dozens feared dead after plane crashes in Iran

CBC - Latest News - 19 hours 16 min ago

An Iranian commercial airplane brought back into service only months ago after being grounded for seven years has crashed in a foggy, mountainous region of southern Iran, and officials said they feared all 65 people on board were killed.

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Trump vents frustration over Russia probe and rails against FBI

CBC - Latest News - 20 hours 19 min ago

Venting his fury over the Russia investigation, U.S. President Donald Trump asserted that the Obama administration bears some blame for the election meddling, insisted he never denied that the Kremlin interfered in the 2016 U.S. campaign and said "they are laughing their asses off in Moscow."

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Russia, U.S. tight-lipped about deadly Syria episode involving their forces

CBC - Latest News - 21 hours 13 min ago

The United States is still unsure who directed a Feb. 7 attack on U.S. and U.S.-backed forces in Syria, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Saturday, even as he acknowledged accounts that Russian civilian contractors were involved.

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