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The New Ontario Tax Credit Is a Big Change
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The New Ontario Tax Credit Is a Big Change

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Ontario weakened its $10-a-day child care funding rules. Now the federal government is demanding answers to questions it doesn't have answers to any more When it comes to the child care funding rules in...

Gray Whales Are At Risk of Harassment and Death As Climate Change Causes Increase in Killers
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Gray Whales Are At Risk of Harassment and Death As Climate Change Causes Increase in Killers

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New peril for gray whale survival? Predatory orcas spotted in Baja calving lagoon A pod of orcas (top left) appeared in the waters off Baja on April 13, 2017. Gray whales (Mesoplodon densirostris) wintering...

The opposition is preparing for its own showdown with the government of Quebec
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The opposition is preparing for its own showdown with the government of Quebec

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Toronto council backs fight against Quebec’s Bill 21, calling it ‘contrary to the values of Torontonians and Canadians’ A spokesperson for Toronto Mayor John Tory responded to the introduction of Bill 21, saying that...

Mitch McConnell’s Political Gamble in Kentucky
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Mitch McConnell’s Political Gamble in Kentucky

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Mitch McConnell Beats Rick Scott in Republican Senate Leadership Fight Mitch McConnell’s political gamble in the battle for Senate control in Kentucky has gone down spectacularly. On Tuesday evening, the Senate majority leader, who...

London’s Best Places to Drink, Eat, Work and Chill
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London’s Best Places to Drink, Eat, Work and Chill

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Books About London That Take You Through the City at Night We asked you for recommendations a year ago, and you were right: London is not exactly a city of light, or at least...

The African Union’s COP24 is a chance to make big promises
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The African Union’s COP24 is a chance to make big promises

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Opinion: 'Africa's COP' made some big promises. Here's how to deliver them. The last time Africans got together to tackle climate change was two decades ago, in Kigali, Rwanda. But in the last couple...

3 Things to Consider When Buying a Long Board
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3 Things to Consider When Buying a Long Board

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Surfing in Britain? It’s Chilly but Brilliant and Widening in Appeal. Here’s Three Tips on Choosing the Right Surfboard for Your Needs and What You Need to Know to Get the Most Out of...

The Journalists’ Movement is Against the Press
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The Journalists’ Movement is Against the Press

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Death threats. Racist taunts. Vows of violence. Inside the increasingly personal attacks targeting Canadian female journalists, Canadian citizens should be especially concerned. The targets include journalists with the Globe and Mail and Maclean’s magazines,...

Dmitry Kovacevich, 36, pleaded not guilty to sexual battery and forcible rape
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Dmitry Kovacevich, 36, pleaded not guilty to sexual battery and forcible rape

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Prosecution rests at Harvey Weinstein's Los Angeles trial in sexual assault case LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles man accused of sexually assaulting two women in separate incidents last year spent most of Monday’s...

The Border Crisis: The U.S.’s Troubled Immigration Crisis
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The Border Crisis: The U.S.’s Troubled Immigration Crisis

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U.S.-Mexico border holds tragic immigrant stories. A new L.A. exhibition lets them speak out. R.J. Palacio-Quintana is an associate professor of political science at UCLA and a former reporter for the L.A. Times. He...