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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William Karlsson’s hat trick lifts Golden Knights over the Flames

Globe and Mail - 15 min 20 sec ago
Vegas improved to 3-0-0 against Calgary while outscoring the Flames 15-5
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Cree suspect Hydro-Quebec behind disappearance of local geese, eelgrass meadows

Toronto Star News - 34 min 44 sec ago

Eelgrass meadows are considered one of the most productive habitats on Earth. They clarify runoff, shelter fish, feed birds, house bugs and snails and anchor the entire near-shore ecosystem.
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Inbee Park pulls away on back nine to win Founders Cup

Globe and Mail - 59 min 36 sec ago
Park spoiled Laura Davies’ bid to become the oldest winner in LPGA Tour history
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How to get a one-bedroom for under $1,000 in downtown Toronto: Win the lottery

Toronto Star News - 1 hour 6 min ago

Almost 4,000 people entered a recent city draw for 59 affordable units in Regent Park.
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Twins shortstop Jorge Polanco suspended 80 games for PED violation

Globe and Mail - 1 hour 20 min ago
The commissioner’s office announced that Polanco tested positive for Stanozolol, becoming the sixth player to be banned this year under the major league drug program
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Burma considers law that could restrict work of UN, non-governmental groups

Toronto Star News - 1 hour 21 min ago

The proposed law comes at a time of a wider crackdown on democratic freedoms by Aung San Suu Kyi’s government, as it struggles to deal with the fallout of military operations that have sent nearly 700,000 Rohingya Muslims fleeing.
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U.S. could be leaning toward NAFTA compromise

Toronto Star News - 1 hour 29 min ago

U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said “time is running very short” to get a deal before “political headwinds” complicate matters.
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Asian share markets get the jitters as Fed meeting looms

Globe and Mail - 1 hour 31 min ago
MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan eased 0.1 per cent, while Australia’s main index edged up 0.1 per cent
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John Tory will call for external review of issues related to police investigations of disappearances

Toronto Star News - 1 hour 33 min ago

The proposed external review would be limited in how much it can examine disappearances linked to the accused serial killer given the police investigation and upcoming criminal trial.
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Program for uninsured goes far beyond health care

Toronto Star News - 1 hour 34 min ago

As part of program at Access Alliance community health centre, vulnerable patients are assigned health coaches, who can them with problems involving such things as housing and immigration.
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Putin wins landslide victory in Russian presidential election

Globe and Mail - 1 hour 36 min ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin won a landslide re-election victory on Sunday, extending his rule for another six years at a time when his ties with the West are on a hostile trajectory. Freddie Joyner reports.
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Maple Leafs developing roster with more than just star players

Globe and Mail - 1 hour 45 min ago
It’s just as important to develop cheaper, younger talent as it is to to invest in prodigies
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York University says it will return to bargaining table Tuesday

Toronto Star News - 1 hour 59 min ago

The university has agreed to negotiate further with union as teaching staff’s strike enters its third week.
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Rory McIlroy steals the show from Tiger at Bay Hill

Globe and Mail - 2 hours 18 min ago
The 28-year-old ran off five birdies over his last six holes and closed with an eight-under 64 for a three-shot victory
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Kucherov scores pair of goals to lift Lightning over Oilers

Globe and Mail - 2 hours 45 min ago
Louis Domingue stopped 28 shots to help Tampa Bay end a two-game slide and move back to four points ahead of Boston for the top overall spot in the Eastern Conference
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Lawyer charges grieving family thousands for time spent responding to complaint against him

CBC Canadian Headlines - 2 hours 47 min ago

Attorneys are not allowed to bill for hours they spend answering complaints, according to the Law Society of Ontario.

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2018 Arctic Winter Games opening ceremonies

CBC Canadian Headlines - 2 hours 48 min ago

Nearly 2,000 athletes have descended on Hay River, Northwest Territories for the opening of the 2018 Arctic Winter Games. We'll carry the opening ceremonies live, beginning at 4:45 p.m. PT/5:45 p.m. MT/7:45 p.m. ET.

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Minor hockey players pay tribute to teammate killed in alleged triple homicide

Globe and Mail - 2 hours 52 min ago
Hockey teammates of slain 15-year-old Roy Pejcinovski wore jerseys with an “R” and the goalie’s No. 74 at a game in Toronto on Sunday. A strength coach recalled Pejcinovski, who was killed in an alleged triple homicide, as a “great kid.”
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Notorious Russian troll farm targeted Trudeau, Canadian oil in online campaigns

Toronto Star News - 3 hours 14 min ago

Data released by U.S. lawmakers regarding Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election included dozens of mentions of the prime minister and the Keystone XL pipeline.
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