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Canadian news – Teens no longer face charges in deadly Tennessee wildfires – World #Canadian #News #CBC

Two juveniles are no longer charged with starting the Tennessee wildfires that killed 14 people in November, a law enforcement […]

Canadian news – Convicted B.C. child killer wins right to appeal after 34 years in prison – British Columbia #Canadian #News #CBC

In what his lawyers call an “unprecedented move” the B.C. Court of Appeal is allowing Phillip Tallio to file an […]

Canadian news – Duterte’s 1st year: A popular president in a bloody Philippine drug war – World #Canadian #News #CBC

It has been a remarkably turbulent first year for Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, whose war on drugs has left thousands […]

Canadian news – ‘I will be singing it’: New MP disappointed ‘political game playing’ delays modern O Canada – Politics #Canadian #News #CBC

The MP who holds the late Mauril Belanger’s Ottawa seat says the private member’s bill to bring gender parity to the national […]

Canadian news – South Africa’s Jacob Zuma admits ruling party needs to ‘cleanse itself’ – World #Canadian #News #CBC

South African President Jacob Zuma on Friday acknowledged corruption and other “negative tendencies” in the ruling party that has led […]

Canadian news – Justin Trudeau visits ‘reoccupation’ teepee on Parliament Hill – Politics #Canadian #News #CBC

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau visited a teepee set up on Parliament Hill Friday, a structure erected as a symbol of the […]

Canadian news – MSNBC hosts hit back at Trump’s insults – World #Canadian #News #CBC

Morning Joe hosts Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski said Friday that U.S. President Donald Trump lied about their December encounter in […]

Canadian news – Economy expanded by 0.2% in April, in line with expectations – Business #Canadian #News #CBC

Canada’s economy grew by 0.2 per cent in April, down from March’s level as the service sector expanded while goods-producing […]

Canadian news – Chemical weapons watchdog says sarin used in April attack on Syrian town – World #Canadian #News #CBC

An investigation by the international chemical weapons watchdog confirmed Friday that sarin nerve agent was used in a deadly April […]