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at 11:54 on July 25, 2014, EDT.

Canadian foreign minister gets warm welcome on U.S. conservative radio

WASHINGTON - Canada's foreign policy is getting noticed in the United States — and earning rave reviews from a popular voice of the Republican right.


at 11:12 on July 25, 2014, EDT.

Ottawa starts year in better shape narrowing deficit to $1.15B in April-May

OTTAWA - The federal government continues to make progress in its drive to eliminate the deficit by next year, the latest accounting from the Finance Department shows.


at 10:12 on July 25, 2014, EDT.

Death of blind woman found lying under Halifax bridge accidental, review says

HALIFAX - A review into the Halifax police investigation of a blind woman found lying beneath a bridge has reaffirmed the force's position that her death was accidental.


at 08:33 on July 25, 2014, EDT.

Arctic oil spills likely to spread across borders: study

New research suggests that any type of significant oil spill in Canada's western Arctic would likely spread quickly and foul oceans around Alaska and possibly as far west as Russia.


at 08:28 on July 25, 2014, EDT.

Teen girl who swam across Lake Ontario for charity begins Lake Erie challenge

ERIE, Pa. - A teen girl believed to be the youngest to swim across Lake Ontario two years ago is now taking on an even bigger challenge: a marathon swim across Lake Erie.


at 08:26 on July 25, 2014, EDT.

Eau Canada: Caravan brings 1,000 litres of Canadian water to bankrupt Detroit in protest

DETROIT - A caravan of Canadians bringing jugs with 1,000 litres of water arrived in Detroit on Thursday afternoon in a symbolic protest against the bankrupt city shutting off water to residents who haven't paid their bills.


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