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National News

Recent National Headlines

16.09.2014

Jury selection set to begin Tuesday in Magnotta murder trial

MONTREAL - Jury selection is set to begin Tuesday in the first-degree murder trial of Luka Rocco Magnotta.

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16.09.2014

Group including Wind Mobile CEO to buy out majority shareholder VimpelCom

TORONTO - An investment group that includes Wind Mobile founder Tony Lacavera and Canadian private equity firm West Face Capital has a tentative deal to buy out Wind's majority shareholder, VimpelCom Ltd., a Russian-Dutch company that has been trying to exit the Canadian market since it was blocked from gaining full ownership of the small wireless carrier last year.

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16.09.2014

Hitchcock suspense movie helps detect awareness in patient in vegetative state

A group of Canadian neuroscientists say they have successfully used a suspenseful Alfred Hitchcock movie to record the conscious experiences of a patient who has been in a vegetative state for 16 years.

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Health News

Recent Health Headlines

15.09.2014

Alberta has 18 cases of respiratory virus similar to outbreak in U.S.

EDMONTON - Alberta's medical officer of health says a recent spike in the number of children with respiratory illness is pretty normal for this time of year.

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15.09.2014

Light exposure, adjusting to local time among ways to help stave off jet lag

TORONTO - After succumbing to afternoon sleepiness during a visit to Paris, Colleen Friesen was determined not to let jet lag extinguish her energy on a return trip to the City of Light.

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