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After 44 years of Progressive Conservative governments Albertans have elected a majority NDP government that promised a corporate tax increase, higher taxes for incomes over $125,000 and a $15 hr. minimum wage. How do you interpret the victory?

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07.05.2015

Six stories in the news today, May 7

Six stories in the news today, May 7, from The Canadian Press:

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07.05.2015

Conditions Omar Khadr must observe if released on bail

EDMONTON - If Omar Khadr is released on $5,000 bail Thursday, the clock will stop ticking on the time served toward his eight-year sentence. He also faces numerous conditions, including:

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07.05.2015

Burying nuclear waste near Lake Huron safest option, panel concludes

TORONTO - A Canadian environmental assessment concludes burying hazardous nuclear material near the shore of Lake Huron in a deep underground bunker is the best way to deal with the waste.

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06.05.2015

Cross training a key part of a runner's regimen — especially as they age

TORONTO - Elise Yanover's body showed no signs of strain as she laced up the day before her 10-kilometre run.

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06.05.2015

Bar owner says Quebec bill banning patio smoking will hurt business

MONTREAL - One Montreal bar and restaurant owner predicts that business will drop by as much as 15 per cent if Quebec goes ahead with a plan to ban smoking on outdoor patios.

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