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at 23:57 on September 01, 2015, EDT.
Calgary woman's stolen car returned with drugs and weapons inside
CALGARY - A Calgary woman says her stolen car was recently returned to her by police but they did a lousy job of searching it before giving it back to her.
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at 21:20 on September 01, 2015, EDT.
Dalhousie student alleged to have made threats to kill up to 20 people
HALIFAX - A Dalhousie University medical student who was facing expulsion told a psychiatrist he would obtain a gun and kill up to 20 people and himself, court documents allege.
at 19:44 on September 01, 2015, EDT.
RCMP officer injured after being dragged across Confederation Bridge
BORDEN-CARLETON, P.E.I. - An RCMP officer was injured after being dragged across the Confederation Bridge while dealing with a man who was reportedly going to jump off the link between P.E.I. and New Brunswick, police said Tuesday.
at 18:56 on September 01, 2015, EDT.
Wrongful conviction of B.C. man took fatal toll on family, court hears
VANCOUVER - The daughter of a wrongfully convicted British Columbia man turned to drugs and alcohol to numb the pain she felt following her father's arrest, 27-year imprisonment and eventual release, a court has heard.
at 18:39 on September 01, 2015, EDT.
Still no power for 3,500 BC Hydro customers after record-breaking outage
VANCOUVER - BC Hydro says a windstorm that knocked out power in thousands of homes and businesses is believed to be the largest such outage ever for the utility.
at 18:18 on September 01, 2015, EDT.
Construction starts at Halifax Shipyard on first Arctic patrol ship
HALIFAX - Irving Shipbuilding has started building Canada's first Arctic offshore patrol ship at the company's massive shipyard in Halifax.
at 18:09 on September 01, 2015, EDT.
A chronology in the long-running Maher Arar case
OTTAWA - Key dates in the Maher Arar ordeal:
at 16:59 on September 01, 2015, EDT.
Federal lawyers maintain PM made no decision to not fill Senate vacancies
OTTAWA - Stephen Harper may be surprised to learn that he has not made a decision to let vacancies in the scandal-plagued Senate go unfilled.
at 16:52 on September 01, 2015, EDT.
Tom Mulcair speaks with Egyptian ambassador, emphasizes urgency of Fahmy case
TORONTO - NDP Leader Tom Mulcair has raised the case of imprisoned Canadian journalist Mohamed Fahmy with Egypt's ambassador to Ottawa.
at 16:34 on September 01, 2015, EDT.
'Shoving them anywhere:' Manitoba seizes a newborn a day: First Nations advocate
WINNIPEG - The children's advocate for Manitoba's First Nations says social workers are seizing an average of one newborn baby a day and "shoving them anywhere."
at 16:17 on September 01, 2015, EDT.
Ontario trucker sentenced to 3 1/2 years in crash that killed NY state trooper
FONDA, N.Y. - A Canadian truck driver who fatally injured a state trooper who had pulled over another driver on the Thruway has been sentenced to 3 1/2 years in state prison.
at 15:23 on September 01, 2015, EDT.
RCMP say forensic tests to identify human remains found outside Yellowknife
YELLOWKNIFE - RCMP say a hiker has found human remains and some personal items in the woods off an old highway outside of Yellowknife.
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