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CFB Petawawa soldier charged with sexual assault, voyeurism offences
PETAWAWA, Ont. - Ontario Provincial Police have laid a raft of sexual assault and voyeurism charges against a 31-year-old soldier from CFB Petawawa.
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at 10:57 on April 17, 2014, EDT.
Supreme Court to hear three people-smuggling cases, including Sun Sea appeals
OTTAWA - The Supreme Court of Canada will hear three appeals in cases where people were denied refugee status because they were allegedly involved in people smuggling.
at 08:00 on April 17, 2014, EDT.
A timeline of the Canada Revenue Agency's response to the Heartbleed bug
OTTAWA - A timeline of the Canada Revenue Agency's response to the Heartbleed bug:
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And then there was one: Newfoundland Tory leadership candidate drops out
ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - A contender in the race to become leader of Newfoundland and Labrador's Progressive Conservative party dropped out Thursday, likely clearing the way for a coronation of the one remaining candidate.
at 10:13 on April 17, 2014, EDT.
Premier urges New Brunswick town not to let guard down after water levels recede
SUSSEX, N.B. - New Brunswick Premier David Alward is urging residents of Sussex not to let their guard down after water levels in the town receded overnight.
The Baloney Meter: Are there discrepancies in the CRA's Heartbleed timeline?
OTTAWA - "In order to reassure Canadians that your government is able to fully protect the vital private financial information of Canadian taxpayers, we are hoping you could explain apparent discrepancies in the timeline regarding this breach — i.e., the period between when you became aware of the bug, when you took action and the so-called six-hour window that allowed cyber thieves access to the internal workings of Canada Revenue Agency."
at 08:54 on April 17, 2014, EDT.
Travel from U.S. up in February for third time in four months: StatsCan
OTTAWA - Statistics Canada says travel to Canada from the United States rose for the first time in four months in February, while Canadian travel to the United States declined for a third consecutive month.
at 08:49 on April 17, 2014, EDT.
Parts of Eastern Canada cope as water levels rise, flooding homes and roads
Rain, melting snow and ice jams forced waters in parts of Eastern Canada to rise Wednesday, submerging roads, filling basements and prompting hundreds to be evacuated from their homes as officials told people to prepare in case they had to seek higher ground.
at 21:27 on April 16, 2014, EDT.
Friends mourn five bright futures cut short in Calgary mass killing
CALGARY - As a funeral director, Ernie Hagel knows how to deal with death.
at 20:33 on April 16, 2014, EDT.
Police charge man, 19, in Heartbleed privacy breach at Canada Revenue Agency
OTTAWA - Police have charged a 19-year-old man from London, Ont., in connection with the loss of taxpayer data from the Canada Revenue Agency website.
at 20:26 on April 16, 2014, EDT.
uFly fires Canadian flight simulator instructor who appeared on CNN
TORONTO - A Canadian flight simulator business fired an instructor who figured prominently in CNN's coverage of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, saying he showed up late to his regular job and "shamed Canadians" by dressing like a teenager.
at 20:24 on April 16, 2014, EDT.
Aggravated assault charges laid against teen in random Regina mall stabbing
REGINA - A 15-year-old boy is facing charges of aggravated assault and assault with a weapon after four people were injured in a stabbing at a mall in downtown Regina.
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