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In major shift, federal government looks to settle in ‘60s Scoop lawsuit

Toronto Star News - February 1, 2020 - 17:17

The change comes after years of litigation and before a judge prepared to rule on the $1.3-billion class action suit.
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Why so few people on Six Nations reserve have clean running water, unlike their neighbours

A professor and researcher is calling attention to dismal lack of access to clean running water on the Six Nations of the Grand River reserve in Ontario - despite it being a stone's throw away from major towns and cities with fully functioning water infrastructure.

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What is that bright orb in the cloudless sky? It will be 15 C in Toronto Sunday

Toronto Star News - 59 min 54 sec ago

Could it be... Sunshine? It can’t last, can it?
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'Greening' project could end use of fossil fuel for Centennial Flame

CBC Canadian Headlines - 4 hours 34 min ago

The popular Centennial Flame monument on Parliament Hill has been drawing on natural gas from Western Canada for half a century. But Public Services and Procurement Canada wants a more eco-friendly fuel, and has launched a study to look at alternatives, including electricity and LEDs.

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Thieves steal more PC Optimum points after Loblaws fixes password glitch

CBC Canadian Headlines - 4 hours 34 min ago

After getting hit by points theft once again, some PC Optimum members question a fix Loblaws says it has made to help curb the string of thefts plaguing the rewards program.

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Liberal leadership and grassroots members appear to be on a different path at policy convention: Chris Hall

CBC Canadian Headlines - 4 hours 34 min ago

Grassroots Liberals know what the party needs to stand for in the next election. They made it clear to Justin Trudeau and his government this weekend that they expect the party to continue to push for progressive change, even if it runs counter to the prime minister's own position, and even if it requires more spending than a government wrestling with deficits can afford.

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