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Minister Findlay: Economic Action Plan 2015 demonstrates commitment to jobs, growth, and security in Winnipeg and across Manitoba
 The Honourable Kerry Lynne D. Findlay, P.C., Q.C., M.P., Minister of National Revenue, is welcoming the Harper Government's Economic Action Plan 2015. It will support jobs and growth in Winnipeg and across Manitoba, help our families and communities prosper and ensure the security of all Canadians. full story
Millions of dollars in unclaimed benefits
 An estimated 560 families with children in Peterborough are eligible to receive money under the Harper Government's proposed enhanced Universal Child Care Benefit (UCCB), but are at risk of not receiving the benefit unless they apply. The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, today asked for help from the media and the public to encourage families to apply for the benefit. full story
Resupply Mission to the Arctic a Success
 Today, the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) completed the first of its bi-annual operations to deliver fuel and supplies to Canadian Forces Station (CFS) Alert. full story
 CFIA Alerts
Food Recall Warning - Allergen (egg) - Whole Foods Market brand La Guadalupana Tamale Salsa Verde
 Distribution - Ontario. Recalling firm - Whole Foods Market (Lansdowne Park), Whole Foods Market (Square One Drive), Whole Foods Market (Yonge/Sheppard). full story
Food Recall Warning - Allergen (sunflower seeds) - Gourmet Chef brand Creamy Coleslaw with Greek Yogurt
 Distribution - Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan. Recalling firm - FGC Foods Ltd. full story
Food Recall Warning - Allergen (cashews) -- Rashad brand Baklawa Mix
 Distribution - National. Recalling firm - Greenworld Food Express Inc. full story
 CBC Top Stories
At least 1,500 dead after 7.8-magnitude quake hits Nepal
  Nepal Earthquake

A powerful earthquake struck Nepal on Saturday, killing nearly 1,500 people across a swath of four countries as violent trembles collapsed houses, levelled centuries-old temples and triggered avalanches on Mount Everest.

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Canadians among Mount Everest climbers hit by quake, avalanche
  Nepal Earthquake Avalanche

An Indian army mountaineering team found 18 bodies on Mount Everest on Saturday, an army spokesman said, after a massive earthquake in Nepal unleashed an avalanche on the world's tallest mountain at the start of the main climbing season.

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Nepal earthquake: Shallow quakes pack more punch
  Nepal Earthquake

Shallow earthquakes carry more destructive power, and Saturday's quake in Nepal was the largest of its kind since the 8.2 temblor off the coast of Chile in 2014.

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Enbridge says it warned PMO of 'unsolicited contacts' by Mike Duffy
  Duffy Trial 20150421

Suspended Senator Mike Duffy's diary may show repeated conversations with Enbridge officials, but a spokesman for the energy firm says they were unsolicited, to the point Enbridge notified the Prime Minister's Office.

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B.C. resort's future in doubt after avalanche report
  Farnham Glacier

The developers of a contentious year-round ski resort west of Invermere, B.C. have been told to stop construction on two buildings until new safety conditions can be met in the event of an avalanche.

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Jared Leto's Joker revealed for Suicide Squad movie
  David Ayer Jared Leto Joker Suicide Squad

Suicide Squad director David Ayer tweeted the first clear image of Jared Leto as The Joker on Friday, and quickly started a storm of comic fans' criticism.

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Deadly earthquake hits Nepal
  Kathmandu Earthquake

A powerful earthquake struck Nepal on Saturday, killing more than 1,300 people across a swath of four countries as violent trembles collapsed houses, levelled centuries-old temples and triggered avalanches on Mount Everest.

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Thousands take to the streets for Freddie Gray rally
  Suspect Dies Baltimore

Thousands of protesters took to the streets Saturday to demand answers in the case of Freddie Gray, the largest rally since the 25-year-old black man died in police custody.

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 CBC Business
Starbucks stores reopen after computer glitch
  Starbucks Kraft

Starbucks is back in business early Saturday after a computer outage forced thousands of its stores to close early the night before.

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TFSA changes, loonie travel and KD's new colour: BUSINESS WEEK WRAP
  Food Name Game

From one proposal to give Canadians a little more green in their retirement savings, to a major company's plan to ditch their signature orange, it was a busy week in business news. The CBC's Jacqueline Hansen gets you all caught up in our weekly video recap.

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No need to wait for budget to pass before putting $10K into your TFSA
  Joe Oliver 20150116

Canadians don't need to wait for the budget to be passed before taking advantage of the TFSA changes announced in it, officials at the Canada Revenue Agency and Finance Department said Friday.

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Nasdaq, S&P set new highs as tech giants turn in strong earnings
  Financial Markets

The Nasdaq and S&P 500 stock market indexes continued their surge into record territory on Friday on the heels of earnings reports from big technology companies like Microsoft, Google and Amazon.

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Canadian dollar above 82 cents US and getting stronger
  Loonie 20150130

The Canadian dollar closed above 82 cents US on Friday after a week in which strengthening oil prices drew the currency higher.

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Aspartame or Splenda? Pepsi says U.S. customers have spoken
  Diet Pepsi

PepsiCo says it's dropping aspartame from Diet Pepsi in the U.S. in response to customer feedback and replacing it with sucralose, another artificial sweetener commonly known as Splenda.

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