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29.08.2015

Windstorm causes hundreds of thousands of power outages in southwest B.C.

VANCOUVER - A powerful windstorm caused chaos in southwestern British Columbia on Saturday, knocking out power to 400,000 homes and felling trees that crushed cars and critically injured a woman.

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29.08.2015

Mohamed Fahmy, 2 other Al-Jazeera journalists sentenced to 3 years in prison

CAIRO - An Egyptian court sentenced Canadian Mohammed Fahmy and two other Al-Jazeera English journalists to three years in prison on Saturday, prompting a torrent of criticism from governments, human rights advocates and press freedom activists.

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29.08.2015

Explosion interrupts work at oilsands site, but all workers are safe

FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. - An explosion at a Syncrude oilsands processing site near Fort McMurray has interrupted operations at the facility.

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Recent Health Headlines

29.08.2015

Harper pledges renewal of cancer agency's mandate, funding if re-elected

OTTAWA - A quiet day on the federal election campaign saw the Conservatives promise to continue funding an agency devoted to combating cancer while the Liberals and New Democrats talked about repealing Conservative citizenship and terrorism laws.

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28.08.2015

Alberta backs off from forcing epileptic girl to stop cannabis-derived treatment

LEDUC, Alta. - Alberta appears to have stepped back from a fight to stop a four-year-old girl from receiving a marijuana-derived treatment for her seizures.

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