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at 18:51 on May 29, 2016, EDT.

New child benefit could pose pitfalls for divorced couples: Raitt

OTTAWA - The Liberal government's new child benefit could clog courts with divorced couples fighting over how much one spouse must pay in child support when the potentially lucrative payments start landing in just over one month, says Opposition finance critic Lisa Raitt.

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at 18:18 on May 29, 2016, EDT.

Parti Quebecois will vote for a new leader to replace Peladeau on Oct. 7

MONTREAL - The Parti Quebecois will announce who will succeed Pierre Karl Peladeau as the party's permanent leader on Oct. 7.

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at 18:02 on May 29, 2016, EDT.

Irish Montrealers push for memorial to 6,000 immigrants who died of ship fever

MONTREAL - Many of the people taking the Victoria bridge in or out of Montreal may not realize they're driving over a mass graveyard.

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at 18:27 on May 29, 2016, EDT.

Inmate who co-founded Indian Posse dies after being found in exercise yard

PRINCE ALBERT, Sask. - A inmate who founded the Indian Posse street gang with his brother has died after being found in need of medical attention in the exercise yard of a Saskatchewan prison.

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at 16:42 on May 29, 2016, EDT.

Corrective to Panhandler-Pic story moved May 27

HALIFAX - On May 28, The Canadian Press erroneously reported about a photo of a Halifax police talking with a panhandler that became widely distributed on social media. There were also some references to him as a panhandler in a May 27 story. In fact the man the officer was speaking with was a busker.

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at 16:41 on May 29, 2016, EDT.

Photo of Halifax cop chatting with busker gets much love on social media

HALIFAX - Social media users in Halifax are swooning over a candid photo of a police officer and a busker, calling it "inspirational," "the heart of humanity" and a source of Maritime pride.

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29.05.2016

New child benefit could pose pitfalls for divorced couples: Raitt

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29.05.2016

Parti Quebecois will vote for a new leader to replace Peladeau on Oct. 7

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29.05.2016

Irish Montrealers push for memorial to 6,000 immigrants who died of ship fever

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29.05.2016

Inmate who co-founded Indian Posse dies after being found in exercise yard

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