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22.08.2014

HitchBOT the hitchhiking robot wraps up cross-country journey in Victoria

VICTORIA - Once he gets past the plastic-bucket body, the pool-noodle arms and the complete lack of a soul, Seb Leeson sees a lot of himself in HitchBOT, the ragtag robot that spent several weeks hitchhiking across Canada.

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22.08.2014

Thieves make off with $431,000 in armoured truck robbery near Montreal

BROSSARD, Que. - Nearly one-half million dollars has been stolen in an armoured truck robbery in the Montreal suburb of Brossard.

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21.08.2014

Harper draws parallels between Taliban and Islamist militants in Iraq, Syria

WHITEHORSE - Stephen Harper is drawing parallels between the Islamist militants who have seized a swath of territory across Iraq and Syria and the Taliban insurgents who controlled much of Afghanistan before the U.S.-led invasion.

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Health News

Recent Health Headlines

22.08.2014

US Ebola survivor thanks God, asks for prayers and aid for African countries fighting outbreak

ATLANTA - As one of few Ebola survivors with medical expertise, Dr. Kent Brantly seems keenly aware of the position his painful experience has put him in. He hasn't spoken yet about his plans, but spent much of his first public appearance pleading for help for countries still struggling with the virus.

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21.08.2014

Alberta opposition wants probe into reports of deaths of care-home patients

RED DEER, Alta. - The Alberta government is confirming that five people who were moved out of a Red Deer care home for the mentally and physically disabled have died.

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