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at 14:29 on February 12, 2016, EST.

Trudeau marks 100 days as PM with big boost to Canada Summer Jobs program

TORONTO - Justin Trudeau marked his 100th day in office Friday with news of a big-ticket boost to a program that helps students get summer jobs, spending the prime minister billed as an investment in Canada's flagging economy.

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at 14:57 on February 12, 2016, EST.

UN secretary general praises Canada's response to Syrian refugees crisis

MONTREAL - United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has again praised Canada's response to the Syrian refugee crisis.

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at 14:56 on February 12, 2016, EST.

Canada should implement prison-based needle and syringe programs: researchers

OTTAWA - Proponents of prison-based needle and syringe programs say the Liberal government should implement measures to address rates of HIV and hepatitis C estimated to be 10 to 30 times higher than in the general population.

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at 14:51 on February 12, 2016, EST.

Oland jury got it wrong, lawyer tells appeal court as he seeks bail

FREDERICTON - Dennis Oland will have to remain behind bars for at least a few more days while a judge decides if the convicted murderer should be granted bail while awaiting an appeal of his conviction in the death of his father, a high-profile multi-millionaire.

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at 14:40 on February 12, 2016, EST.

Boy, 7, called a 'hero' after saving classmate who was dangling from ski lift

A seven-year-old boy is being called a hero after he held onto a classmate dangling from a ski lift at a hill north of Toronto until rescue workers arrived with a net below.

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at 14:21 on February 12, 2016, EST.

Ban Ki-moon calls for dialogue between factions, aid to flow to Syria

MONTREAL - United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon says the international community needs to continue facilitating dialogue between warring factions within Syria.

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12.02.2016

Trudeau marks 100 days as PM with big boost to Canada Summer Jobs program

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12.02.2016

UN secretary general praises Canada's response to Syrian refugees crisis

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12.02.2016

Canada should implement prison-based needle and syringe programs: researchers

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12.02.2016

Oland jury got it wrong, lawyer tells appeal court as he seeks bail

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