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Liberal candidate apologizes for suggesting black Canadians ‘love’ Trudeau for wearing blackface

A Toronto-area Liberal candidate is apologizing for suggesting people “in the black community” like Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau more because he dressed up in blackface….

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‘Super lucky to catch it’: Researchers get time-lapse video of glacial lake flood

When scientists installed a time-lapse camera near the Donjek Glacier in Kluane National Park and Reserve in July, they thought they were giving themselves lots…

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Mouldy mattresses plague Canadian warships

Sailors aboard two Canadian warships unknowingly slept on mouldy mattresses last year, photographs and documents obtained by CBC News reveal. It’s the latest twist to…

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Former B.C. sergeant-at-arms lied to investigators, report says

B.C.’s former sergeant-at-arms committed “very serious misconduct” by submitting untruthful statements to the former chief justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, a new report…

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Here’s where the parties stand on LGBTQ issues

Whether it’s same-sex marriage, the blood donation ban or Pride parades, issues affecting LGBTQ Canadians have been hot topics in this election. Several of you have texted…

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‘I’m at my wits’ end’: Widow tries for months to get money from dead husband’s PayPal account

Update: On Tuesday, Pellech informed CBC News the money had finally been returned. A senior from Sparwood, B.C., says PayPal, a money transfer company, won’t release her…

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Pace of housing starts slowed in September, CMHC reports

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says the pace of housing starts in September slowed compared with August. The agency says the seasonally adjusted annual rate…

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Chinese student, 16, charged with mischief after police say he ‘staged’ his own kidnapping

A 16-year-old boy newly arrived in Canada from China is facing a charge of public mischief after police say he “staged” his own kidnapping to…

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The Conservatives’ misleading claims about a ‘secret’ Liberal housing tax

The claim: Justin Trudeau has a “secret plan to implement a tax on up to 50% of the profits on the sale of your home.”…

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Federal party leaders’ claims from the English-language debate

All six of the major federal party leaders met on the same debate stage for the first time during the election on Monday night. The…

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