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National News

Recent National Headlines

20.08.2014

Woman accused of plotting parents' murder says she was planning her own death

NEWMARKET, Ont. - A woman accused of plotting to have her parents killed in a staged home invasion told a Toronto-area court Wednesday it was her own murder she was trying to orchestrate after plunging into a deep depression over her strained family life.

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20.08.2014

Spy agency improperly handled some information about Canadians: watchdog

OTTAWA - Canada's electronic spy agency intercepted — and kept — several private communications of Canadians last year in violation of internal policies on personal information.

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20.08.2014

Imprisoned Egyptian-Canadian journalist Mohamed Fahmy files appeal

Lawyers for an Egyptian-Canadian journalist convicted in Cairo of terrorism charges have filed an appeal in an effort to secure a new trial, his family said Wednesday.

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Health News

Recent Health Headlines

20.08.2014

Monkey study: experimental drug promising for Ebola-related virus even after symptoms begin

WASHINGTON - An experimental drug saved monkeys from a virus closely related to Ebola even after symptoms began, Texas researchers reported Wednesday. A drug that targets Ebola in the same way is under development, and the study raises questions about how late after infection treatments might work.

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20.08.2014

Tekmira's Marburg drug works after symptoms start; bodes well for Ebola drug

TORONTO - An experimental drug for the Marburg virus appears to be able to beat back the often fatal infection even when given several days after exposure, a new study in primates suggests.

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