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at 02:50 on August 30, 2014, EDT.
No winning ticket sold for Friday`s $50-million Lotto Max jackpot
TORONTO - No one has the winning ticket for the $50-million jackpot in Friday night’s Lotto Max draw.
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at 23:07 on August 29, 2014, EDT.
Edmonton teacher fired for giving zeroes for not doing homework, tests wins appeal
EDMONTON - An Alberta appeal board says the Edmonton Public School Board was unfair in suspending and firing teacher who gave out zeros to his students.
at 23:00 on August 29, 2014, EDT.
Quebec agrees to proceed with energy strategy at annual premiers meeting
CHARLOTTETOWN - Quebec's rookie premier, Philippe Couillard, made his presence felt at his first meeting with Canada's other premiers, agreeing Friday to have his province join in the development of a national energy strategy that had been stalled by a previous separatist government.
at 21:05 on August 29, 2014, EDT.
Man convicted in shooting deaths of four Alberta Mounties in 2005 arrested
WHITECOURT, Alta. - One of two men convicted in the shooting deaths of four Alberta Mounties in 2005 has been arrested and charged with a drug crime.
at 20:33 on August 29, 2014, EDT.
American family hurt in B.C. tour bus rollover recalls crash
KELOWNA, B.C. - When the tour bus carrying Janice Wong's family and dozens of other tourists stopped rolling along a mountain highway in British Columbia, the 19-year-old found herself in a writhing heap of people catapulted from the vehicle.
at 20:04 on August 29, 2014, EDT.
Patient in isolation Gatineau, Que., hospital is being tested for Ebola
GATINEAU, Que. - A girl has been put in isolation at a hospital in Gatineau, Que., as a precautionary measure and is being tested for Ebola after coming down with a fever following a recent trip to West Africa.
at 15:21 on August 29, 2014, EDT.
Volunteers hope to bring closure to families of missing and murdered women
WINNIPEG - A woman whose sister vanished six years ago is leading a group of volunteers who plan to dredge the Red River for missing and murdered aboriginal women.
at 18:15 on August 29, 2014, EDT.
Scientists at Canada's National Lab created, tested the anti-Ebola drug ZMapp
TORONTO - The experimental Ebola drug ZMapp was able to save monkeys even when treatment was started five days after the animals were infected, when some were suffering from advanced disease, a new study shows.
at 17:59 on August 29, 2014, EDT.
Canada, U.S. take step toward regulatory harmonization
WASHINGTON - The Canadian and American governments have announced a new step toward constantly co-ordinating their regulatory environments across a broad range of industries.
at 17:58 on August 29, 2014, EDT.
Ex-Quebec teacher gets jail time for sex crimes against 15-year-old student
GATINEAU, Que. - A former Quebec high school teacher found guilty of sex crimes stemming from a relationship with a 15-year-old student will serve jail time.
at 17:10 on August 29, 2014, EDT.
Montreal police charge 44 people for raucous pension protest inside city hall
MONTREAL - Montreal authorities struck back Friday with a barrage of suspensions and criminal charges against municipal employees accused of storming city hall during a pension protest.
at 16:25 on August 29, 2014, EDT.
Mistrial could be declared in Saskatoon murder case after Mr. Big ruling
SASKATOON - The spectre of a mistrial hangs over a high-profile murder case in Saskatchewan after a Supreme Court ruling on undercover police stings.
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