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‘It scared the heck out of me': CF-18 flyby spooks Montrealers

The CF-18 demonstration team’s Canada 150 painted jet conducted a flyby over Percival Molson Stadium before kickoff at the Alouettes’ homeopener last night, and it freaked out a whole bunch of Montrealers, renewing calls for an end to such air ...

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3 years into the downturn, is Calgary better off?

The glory days may be behind the city, but three years after oil prices started to fall, Calgary is starting to shrug off the downturn. CBC | Canada News

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Senate passes budget bill with no amendments as Parliament breaks for summer

Senators have agreed to pass the federal budget bill without amendments, ending the possibility of a standoff between Canada’s two Houses of Parliament and paving the way for the politicians’ summer break. CBC | Canada News

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Talks with Pentagon over ‘interim’ fighter jets continue despite Boeing snub

The Liberal government is still talking with the Pentagon about buying a handful of fighter jets on an interim, urgent basis. Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan seems to be still pinning his hopes on a deal for Boeing Super Hornets, despite ...

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Montreal man suspected in stabbing of police officer at Michigan airport

A Montreal resident accused of stabbing a police officer at Bishop International Airport in Flint, Mich., on Wednesday is being described by acquaintances as a “good person” and a quiet family man. CBC | Canada News

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Sports nights in Natuashish aim to defeat dangerous boredom

In the First Nation community of Natuashish, N.L., recreation programs keep kids occupied — and, hopefully, away from drugs and alcohol abuse. CBC | Canada News

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CanadaDrugs.com still has Manitoba pharmacy licence

The online pharmacy at the centre of an extradition case to the United States is still licensed to operate in the province by the College of Pharmacists of Manitoba, which says it’s watching the court proceedings “carefully.” CBC | Canada ...

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‘Killing our youth': Natuashish leaders call for crackdown on bootlegging

Leaders in a Labrador Innu village say it’s time for drastic measures in the fight against alcohol and drug abuse. CBC | Canada News

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