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at 23:55 on March 05, 2015, EST.

Chemical fire at Vancouver port fire out as investigation begins

VANCOUVER - A chemical fire at Vancouver's port was declared fully extinguished Thursday night after burning for more than 24 hours, allowing investigators to start their work to determine what ignited it.


at 23:06 on March 05, 2015, EST.

Mother to be sentenced in twin abuse case that resulted in death of one

EDMONTON - A judge is expected to deliver a sentence today for a 37-year-old Edmonton woman who beat, neglected and starved her two-year-old twin girls.


at 21:28 on March 05, 2015, EST.

Wynne previews action plan to combat violence, harrassment against women

OTTAWA - Kathleen Wynne says she's determined to use her influence as Ontario's first female premier to improve the lot of all women — starting with an action plan on sexual violence and harrassment to be unveiled Friday.


at 20:37 on March 05, 2015, EST.

B.C. man accused of terror plot pleaded with undercover cop for explosives

VANCOUVER - A British Columbia man accused of plotting to attack the provincial legislature on Canada Day pleaded with an undercover officer to give him explosives, promising that the alleged plan was coming "from his heart."


at 19:11 on March 05, 2015, EST.

Saskatchewan community in mourning after tot killed by TV falling on him

DUCK LAKE, Sask. - A three-year-old boy has died after a TV fell on top of him at a home on a Saskatchewan reserve.


at 18:01 on March 05, 2015, EST.

As government considers extension, Nicholson says Canada in Iraq for long term

OTTAWA - The Harper government is laying the groundwork for what has all the appearances of an extension of Canada's combat mission against the militants of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.


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