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27.04.2015

New head of Canadian military is Afghanistan veteran, son of a general

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper has tapped Lt.-Gen. Jonathan Vance to be the new chief of the defence staff, Canada's most senior military commander. Here's a quick look at the man at the top:

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27.04.2015

Conservatives commit $13.5M for pre-election budget-ad blitz in April, May

OTTAWA - The Conservative government has booked $13.5 million for an all-out, co-ordinated blitz in April and May to advertise its 2015 pre-election budget.

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27.04.2015

New CSIS powers not as scary as they seem: Harper's security adviser

OTTAWA - Prime Minister Stephen Harper's national security adviser says planned new powers for Canada's spy agency seem more frightening than they really are.

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Health News

Recent Health Headlines

27.04.2015

Home-canned potatoes used in potato salad was likely cause of botulism outbreak at Ohio church

LANCASTER, Ohio - Health officials say the likely source of the botulism outbreak that killed one person and sickened many others at an Ohio church potluck dinner was home-canned potatoes used in a potato salad.

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27.04.2015

US calls for lower fluoride level in drinking water; says fluoride is causing splotchy teeth

NEW YORK, N.Y. - The government is lowering the recommended amount of fluoride in drinking water because some kids are getting too much, causing white splotches on their teeth.

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