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Letter to Métis Nation-Saskatchewan
 Dear President Doucette: As you know, the Métis Nation-Saskatchewan is currently operating within a multi-year Basic Organizational Capacity Agreement in which the organization receives funding for core operations. full story
Minister Denis Lebel to Speak at the Opening Ceremony of the 13th FINA Synchronized Swimming World Cup
 QUÉBEC CITY – The Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, on behalf of the Honourable Bal Gosal, Minister of State (Sport), will speak at the opening ceremony of the 13th FINA Synchronized Swimming World Cup on Thursday. full story
Governor General to Present 63 Canadian Honours at the Citadelle of Québec
 OTTAWA—His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General and Commander-in-Chief of Canada, will preside over.... full story
 CFIA Alerts
Correction - Food Recall Warning (Listeria) - Peppo's Foods brand Hommous
 Recalling Firm: Peppo's Foods Distribution: National full story
Food Recall Warning - Allergen (egg) - Lotte brand Waffles
 Distribution: British Columbia, Alberta, possibly national full story
Food recall warning - allergy (milk) - Click Cumin Biscuit
 Distribution - Ontario. Recalling Firm - Super Asia Foods and Spices Ltd. full story
 CBC Top Stories
PM to lay out Canadian role in ISIS battle on Friday
  Stephen Harper 20140930

The federal government will announce on Friday the combat role Canada will play in the fight against ISIS, a day before the current 30-day mission ends, and Prime Minister Stephen Harper is ready to make the case for sending CF-18s, CBC News has learned.

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Hong Kong protesters poised to occupy government buildings
  Hong Kong protest

Hong Kong's leader is willing to let pro-democracy demonstrations blocking large areas of the city go on for weeks if necessary, a source close to him said, while defiant protesters vowed they would escalate their occupation.

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Ebola patient in U.S. told hospital he was from Liberia
  Ebola

The first Ebola patient diagnosed in the U.S. initially went to a Dallas emergency room last week but was sent home, even after telling a nurse that he had been in disease-ravaged West Africa, the hospital says.

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Jun Lin hid homosexuality from his family, ex-boyfriend tells court
  Crime Magnotta Trial 20141001

Jun Lin’s family had been pressuring him to marry a woman, and he broke up with his boyfriend only weeks before being killed, a Montreal court heard today at the Luka Magnotta murder trial.

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10 top places to grow old
  Germany beer

Here's a look at the top 10 countries with the highest level of well-being for older people, according to the Global AgeWatch Index, released Sept 30, 2014​. HelpAge International’s Global AgeWatch Index measures the social and economic welfare of those over 60.

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Paralysis cases in Alberta under investigation for Enterovirus D68 link
  enterovirus

Alberta Health Services says it's investigating four cases of paralysis in children, but the patients have not been diagnosed with Enterovirus D68.

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Is China willing to sacrifice Hong Kong's booming economy?
  Hong Kong Democracy Protest

Would China be willing to kill the golden goose that is Hong Kong just to crush democracy? Don Pittis argues China can save Hong Kong's prosperity and its democracy.

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First Nations acquire huge swath of Vancouver land
  jericho garrison

In a deal valued at just over $307 million, three parcels of land—in Point Grey, Cambie and West Vancouver—are now held in joint ownership by a coalition of B.C. First Nations and the Canada Lands Agency.

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 CBC Business
Is China willing to sacrifice Hong Kong's booming economy?
  Hong Kong Democracy Protest

Would China be willing to kill the golden goose that is Hong Kong just to crush democracy? Don Pittis argues China can save Hong Kong's prosperity and its democracy.

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Housing market a bubble set to burst, investment expert says
  Vancouver Real estate

An Edmonton investment manager has a dire warning about the Canadian real estate market: a major correction is coming.

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Keurig coffee sued for $600M by Ontario-based Club Coffee
  Starbucks Green Mountain

An Ontario coffee roaster and grinder is suing U.S. giant Keurig for anti-competitive behaviour, claiming it is keeping the price of single-serve coffee pods artificially high for consumers.

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Staples closes 15 Canadian stores
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Staples Canada closed 15 of its 331 stores at the end of September, saying it is shutting underperforming locations in an effort to improve its results.

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Health Canada bans drug ingredients from 3 factories in India
  Commons 20140916

Six months after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration sounded a warning on generic drugmaker Apotex’s quality standards, Health Canada has moved to ban the import of all drugs and drug ingredients from three factories in India, two of them associated with Apotex.

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'Netflix is calling the shots': How the streaming service could upend the movie biz
  Netflix Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: The Green Legend

Netflix's foray into original movie making is stirring up controversy, as theatre owners balk at sharing film premiere dates with online streaming sites.

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