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Why Venezuela's government is 'terrified' of calling an election

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Amid a severe economic crisis, opinion polls show that support for Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and his party is collapsing. In response, electoral authorities have shelved or delayed elections large and small.

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Trump's health-care failure puts agenda on shaky ground after Republicans call his bluff

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Donald Trump’s first major legislative push to eliminate and replace the current health-care legislation ran off road Friday, striking a blow to his young presidency’s momentum and denting his image as a master negotiator.

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100 years ago today, Canada's black battalion set sail for WWI and made history

Black Battalion

A century after Canada's so-called black battalion left Halifax harbour for Europe, the soldiers' relatives say their experience still carries relevance today.

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Fruit mush and hidden stills: Homemade alcohol a big problem in prison

Pros and Cons

Federal corrections facilities in Canada make thousands of drug and alcohol seizures, with homemade alcohol the largest problem.

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Iraqi forces pause in push for Mosul over concern for civilian casualties

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Iraqi government forces paused in their push to recapture western Mosul from ISIS militants on Saturday because of the high rate of civilian casualties, a security forces spokesman said.

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In Donald Trump, progressives see their hypocrisies laid bare

Trump

In just a few short months, Trump has done more to upend the established political order than progressives have in the past 30 years.

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'I won't be quiet,' says jailed Philippine senator, vocal critic of President Duterte

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Jailed Philippine Senator Leila de Lima says she's a political prisoner. President Rodrigo Duterte says she's a drug trafficker. CBC's Adrienne Arsenault travelled to Manila for an exclusive jailhouse interview with de Lima.

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PepsiCo, Walmart, Starbucks suspend all YouTube ads over offensive content

Google YouTube Ad Boycott

An advertising boycott of YouTube is broadening, a sign that big-spending companies doubt Google's ability to prevent marketing campaigns from appearing alongside repugnant videos.

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National contest tries to convince students that lucrative sales jobs are 'sexy'

Carter Grant

The Great Canadian Sales Competition was designed to encourage more young people to pursue a career in sales. There are plenty of junior positions available, but companies can't find enough candidates, despite a youth unemployment rate of 12.4 per cent.

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Google's YouTube loses more advertisers over offensive videos

Google YouTube Ad Boycott

An advertising boycott of YouTube is broadening, a sign that big-spending companies doubt Google's ability to prevent marketing campaigns from appearing alongside repugnant videos.

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Keystone XL pipeline gets OK from U.S. State Department

Keystone XL Pipeline

Calgary-based TransCanada has received a presidential permit from the U.S. State Department that allows it to build the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline.

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Toronto stock index extends rally, Wall Street mixed after 'Trumpcare' pulled

Financial Markets Wall Street

Canada's main stock index extended its rally for a third consecutive day on Friday after beginning the week at its lowest level this year, as Wall Street idled on the latest 'Trumpcare' news.

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Inflation rate cools to 2% in February

Gas pump

Canada's inflation rate was two per cent in February, a slight cooldown from January's level.

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FCA to wind down transport operations in Windsor

Auto Sales

Nearly 300 jobs are threatened at FCA as the automaker announces an end to its transport operations.

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