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Canada Trans Fats Ban Officially Comes Into Force

  Canada Trans Fats Ban Officially Comes Into Force These heart-clogging fats have been used for years in many pastries, snacks and fried foods. NIKOLAY_POPOV VIA GETTY IMAGES OTTAWA — Canada’s ban on the main source of artificial trans fats is now in effect. The ban takes aim at partially …

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PHOTOS: Snow hits the Prairies

PHOTOS: Snow hits the Prairies First Snowfall in Canora, Saskatchewan Saturday, September 22, 2018, 11:21 AM – As of Saturday morning, snowfall warnings were still in effect for parts of Alberta and Saskatchewan after snow started falling in the area Thursday night. September snow records have already been broken in Alberta, …

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Tornado Flips Cars, Damages Houses In Ottawa-Gatineau

Tornado Flips Cars, Damages Houses In Ottawa-Gatineau Thunderstorms are expected to continue. OTTAWA PARAMEDICS OTTAWA — Environment Canada says a tornado touched down in Ottawa and Gatineau, Que., on Friday afternoon as much of southern Ontario saw severe thunderstorms and high wind gusts. Peter Kimbell, a meteorologist with Environment Canada, …

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Tornado hits Ottawa suburbs, damage reported: Photos

Tornado hits Ottawa suburbs, damage reported: Photos WATCH: Pure power of Florence collapses gas station canopy Friday, September 21, 2018, 7:43 PM – Severe thunderstorms fired up in eastern Ontario Friday afternoon near Calabogie, and tornado warnings quickly followed as storms began to rotate. The storm produced hail the size golf …

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Dyck Memorial Bridge In Saskatchewan Collapses Hours After Opening

Dyck Memorial Bridge In Saskatchewan Collapses Hours After Opening The municipality has been told it won’t be on the hook for the cost of repairs. Ryan McKennaCanadian Press HYAS, Sask. — A rural politician in eastern Saskatchewan says he’s at a loss to explain why a newly built bridge collapsed …

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75-Year-Old Volunteer Visits Animal Shelter Every Day And Naps With Cats

75-Year-Old Volunteer Visits Animal Shelter Every Day And Naps With Cats “[He sleeps for] about an hour, then he’ll wake up and switch cats,” said the founder of Safe Haven Pet Sanctuary. A man in Wisconsin has turned snoozing into a charitable act. By Elyse Wanshel Terry Lauerman, 75, goes …

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7 amazing maps that show how important Canada is

7 amazing maps that show how important Canada is Canada is one of the top energy producers in the world and provides us with a lot of our entertainment. The country is simply huge, with a sprawling wilderness landscape. See how truly expansive Canada is with these maps. Produced by Justin Gmoser Canada explained …

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Canada ranks No. 2 in Best Countries list, only beaten by Switzerland

Canada ranks No. 2 in Best Countries list, only beaten by Switzerland By Rebecca Joseph The drive from Vancouver to Whistler is especially spectacular in the winter.   Canada is the second best country in the world, according to the U.S. News and Report’s Best Country list. It’s only surpassed by …

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17-Year-Old Rayne Fisher-Quann Leads Student Walkout Over Ontario Sex Ed Curriculum

17-Year-Old Rayne Fisher-Quann Leads Student Walkout Over Ontario Sex Ed Curriculum High schoolers at 73 schools across the province will be ditching class to protest. High school student Rayne Fisher-Quann reads her ‘Open Letter to Doug Ford’ at a rally outside of Queen’s Park in Toronto on July 21, 2018. …

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Ontario PCs Scrap Green Energy Act

Premier Doug Ford promised to get rid of it during the election campaign. GEOFF ROBINS/CANADIAN PRESS Ontario Premier Doug Ford waves to the crowd as he rides on a wagon with members of his caucus during the opening parade at the International Plowing Match in Pain Court, Ont. on Tuesday. …

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