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 Canada Government News
McFadgen's Bakery Cooks Up New Product Lines
 A small, family-owned business in Glace Bay is serving up a recipe for success. McFadgen's Bakery has successfully completed an expansion of its facilities thanks to assistance from the Government of Canada. full story
Minister of Veterans Affairs presents British Arctic Star medal to Second World War Veteran James William Galloway
 The Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, presented James William Galloway, a Second World War Veteran, with a British Arctic Star medal on the occasion of his 90th birthday in Hamilton. David Sweet, Member of Parliament for Ancaster–Dundas–Flamborough–Westdale, also attended the celebration. full story
Supporting the 10km Marathon Swimming World Cup (Open Water) Lac Saint-Jean
 Swimming Canada receives Government of Canada funding full story
 CFIA Alerts
Food Recall Warning (Salmonella) - Organic Carob Powder
 Recalling Firm: Earth Circle Organics, (River Canyon Retreat, Inc., dba), Harmonic Arts Botanical Dispensary Distribution: Alberta, British Columbia, Possibly National full story
Food Recall Warning (Listeria) - Luigi Guffanti 1876 brand Burrata di Corato and Vecchia Malga brand Burratina cheeses
 Recalling firm - Jan K Overweel Ltd. Distribution - Ontario, Possibly National, Quebec full story
Food Recall Warning - Allergen (milk) - Foodpro brand White Chocolate Lover
 Recalling firm - Canda Six Fortune Enterprise Co. Ltd. Distribution - Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba full story
 CBC Top Stories
Air Algerie plane 'probably crashed' with 5 Canadians aboard: officials
  Belgium Algeria Plane

An Air Algerie flight carrying 116 people including five Canadians from Burkina Faso to Algeria's capital disappeared from radar early Thursday over northern Mali and "probably crashed," according to the plane's owner and government officials in France and Burkina Faso.

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Ukraine's prime minister resigns amid government turmoil
  Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk

Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk has announced his resignation following turmoil in government.

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Israeli fire hits compound housing UN school in Gaza, killing 15
  Mideast Israel Palestinians

Israeli tank shells hit a compound housing a UN school in the northern Gaza Strip on Thursday, killing at least 15 people and wounding dozens who were seeking shelter from fierce clashes on the streets outside.

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Why Roots walked away from Parks Canada clothing deal
  Roots canada

Why did Roots, the iconic Canadian company that’s synonymous with stylish, quality casual wear for nature lovers, drop out of a plan to collaborate with Parks Canada on a new fashion line?

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Parts of southern B.C. clean up from flash flooding
  Kamloops flooding

Residents of Kamloops and other parts of southern B.C. are cleaning up after torrential rains soaked the region on Sunday, causing flash flooding, power outages and small mudslides.

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Acetaminophen doesn't reduce lower back pain, trial suggests

Acetaminophen, a painkiller universally recommended to treat people with acute low back pain, does not speed recovery or reduce pain from the condition, according to the results of a large trial published on Thursday.

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Iraq mlitants order genital mutilation of 4 million women

Militant group Islamic State has ordered all girls and women in and around Iraq's northern city of Mosul to undergo female genital mutilation, the United Nations says.

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Air Canada resumes flights to Tel Aviv starting tonight
  Air Canada Dreamliner 20140523

Air Canada is resuming flights to Tel Aviv starting tonight, the airline has announced.

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 CBC Business
Extra charge for paper billing probed by CRTC
  Jean-Pierre Blais

The broadcast regulator is going to look into why some telecom and cable companies charge customers who want to receive paper bills instead of electronic ones.

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Why Roots walked away from Parks Canada clothing deal
  Roots canada

Why did Roots, the iconic Canadian company that’s synonymous with stylish, quality casual wear for nature lovers, drop out of a plan to collaborate with Parks Canada on a new fashion line?

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Potash results mark turnaround from 2013's uncertainty
  tp-potash skpic

Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan raised its outlook for the year Thursday as it reported a second-quarter profit of $472 million.

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Rogers profit drops to $405M as wireless growth slows
  Smartphone Kill Switch

Rogers Communications Inc. has reported a lower second-quarter net income of $405 million, or 76 cents per diluted share, while the telecom company struggled to add more wireless customers.

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Inuit brace for full bore Arctic development at international summit
  Inuit youth

While business and political leaders from across the Pacific Northwest are fretting about how to harness the Arctic’s potential at a summit in Whistler, B.C., an international gathering of Inuit leaders is discussing how to adapt to rapid change in the region.

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Embattled airline industry faces new challenges from tragedies, war zones

The tragedy in Eastern Ukraine where rebels seem to have shot down a passenger plane with 298 people on board is the latest disaster to affect the global airline industry, which had only recently recovered after several years of uncertainty.

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