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The evidence for Russian interference in U.S. politics

The evidence for Russian interference in U.S. politics is mounting, making Trump's disagreement with his own intelligence community all the more stunning.

Democrats and Republicans stunned by Trump's defence of Russia

However, many of them are regular Trump critics — whether today's development has any impact on his base remains to be seen.

Heat alerts across Canada and the health risk they pose

There are many heat alerts across Canada and health officials are raising concern over the risk higher temperatures can pose to older workers.
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'This is shameful': Trump's news conference with Putin stuns fellow Republicans

On a trip in which Donald Trump dumbfounded allies and his usual critics, the U.S. president ended with a news conference performance at his first head-to-head summit with Vladimir Putin that had even some Republicans shaking their heads.
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Toronto board of health to push feds to decriminalize all drugs

The board of health in Canada's most populous city decided Monday to push the federal government to decriminalize all drugs and is calling on Canadians to turn their recommendation into a national movement.

Bryce Harper delights home crowd with Home Run Derby win

Bryce Harper has won the Home Run Derby in his home ballpark, providing another memory to Nationals fans in what could be his final season in Washington.
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CBC Atlantic Tonight July 16, 2018

A comprehensive round-up of the day's news from throughout Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland and Labrador.
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Lightning strike reportedly leads to signal issues, cancellations on Lakeshore GO lines

A lightning strike appears be to blame for slowing down an already soggy commute for some GO Transit riders Monday evening.

'Eternal happiness' as France celebrates World Cup victory

The welcome was grand, the emotion visceral as France's victorious World Cup team rolled down Paris' Champs-Elysees Avenue in an open-top bus Monday while tens of thousands of people cheered with unrestrained pride and jets streamed the national colours — blue, white, red — overhead.

Former British politician Nigel Farage called out for sharing 'fake news' photo of Saskatoon refugee rally

A photo from a Saskatoon rally welcoming Syrian refugees is getting huge shares on social media, but for all the wrong reasons. A modified version of a welcome message, altered to completely change its intent, was shared by former British politician and former head of the UK Independence Party (UKIP) Nigel Farage to his 1.2M Twitter followers.

3 dead in head-on two-vehicle Lakeshore collision

Three people have died in two-vehicle collision that happened in Lakeshore Sunday night.
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CBC Vancouver News

CBC Vancouver News team gets the story beyond the headlines

Severe thunderstorm warning ends for London and area

A severe thunderstorm warning has ended for London and the surrounding area.
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The ups and downs of maintenance costs and stalled elevators at the CMHR

It's arguably the most spectacular architectural structure in Winnipeg, honoured with many awards for its design. But the Canadian Museum for Human Rights is like any other building when it comes to its elevators: sometimes they malfunction. With people inside.

More heat warnings issued for southern B.C.

Temperatures are forecast to hit the high 20s on the coast and high 30s inland, prompting warnings and help to cool down for people who are homeless or vulnerable.
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'Trade is beneficial' message comes from U.S., Canadian politicians at Winnipeg conference

Politicians from the U.S. Midwest and central and western Canada gathered in Winnipeg Monday to try to find regional trade solutions to counteract the negative impact of an ongoing trade dispute between the two countries.
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The unsolved murder of Jackie Crazybull

Jackie Crazybull was stabbed by a group of men in an attack that seemed to be random. Four other people were stabbed by the same group that same night. They recovered from their injuries. Jackie did not. Watch now.

Windsor mayor frustrated with 'lack of communication' from U.S. about tunnel

The ceiling construction work on the Windsor-Detroit Tunnel is still not completed and mayor Drew Dilkens is frustrated with the lack of information from the U.S. side.

Kingsville Folk Music Festival trying to minimize environmental footprint

Kingsville Folk Music Festival is using compostable plastic cups and does not allow any vendor to sell plastic water bottles in a bid to minimise its environmental footprint.
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CBC Northbeat July 16, 2018

Every weeknight, we take the pulse of the North and reflect its diversity

Feds 'there for photo-op' not 'to follow up' when it comes to refugees: Sask. MLA

Saskatchewan’s immigration minister says the Government of Canada has not done enough to help the province resettle refugees. The comments come only days after Saskatchewan joined Ontario in choosing not to sign the official communique at the meeting of immigration ministers.
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Outside investigation finds sexual harassment and bullying at MUN medical school

An outside investigation ordered by the Dean of Medicine at Memorial University has found signs of intimidation and harassment in some parts of the Faculty of Medicine.

Cellphone use by parents determines children's behaviour, study suggests

A Calgary parenting group is calling on parents to put down their phones a little more often.

Low funding means uncertain future for Kitchener pilot program helping refugee parents, kids cope with trauma

The future looks uncertain for a pilot program in Kitchener that has helped refugee parents cope with their own traumatic experiences and those of their children because there's a lack of funding.

It took a 'small lake' of water to put out the Whitehorse dump fire

Firefighters worked feverishly for several days and nights last month to get the fire under control. The deputy fire chief guessed that it took 500,000 gallons of water to put out the fire.