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National News

Recent National Headlines

17.12.2014

Father pleased reporting restrictions eased on Rehtaeh Parsons' name

HALIFAX - When a judge placed a publication ban on Rehtaeh Parsons' identity, Glen Canning began wearing a T-shirt to court bearing his daughter's name in a campaign that ended Wednesday as reporting restrictions in the child pornography case were eased.

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17.12.2014

Canadian Press NewsAlert: Wildrose leader, 8 others join governing Conservatives

EDMONTON - Alberta's Opposition leader and eight of her Wildrose caucus members are joining the government of Premier Jim Prentice.

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17.12.2014

U.S.-Cuba deal means end of golden era for Canadian tourists: experts

TORONTO - The dawn of a new era between the United States and Cuba is poised to spell the end of a golden age for Canadian tourists, experts said Wednesday.

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Health News

Recent Health Headlines

17.12.2014

New setback for HIV cure efforts; 6 transplants didn't work like the Berlin patient's did

Researchers are reporting another disappointment for efforts to cure infection with the AIDS virus. Six patients given blood-cell transplants similar to one that cured a man known as "the Berlin patient" have failed, and all six patients died.

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17.12.2014

Ebola, enterovirus, errors: Experts say 2014 was not the best of times for public health

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Health officials are celebrating some important victories in 2014, and Time magazine even named Ebola fighters the persons of the year. Nevertheless, this was a black-eye year for public health.

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