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 Canada Government News
Statement by Minister Glover on the 2015 Canadian Screen Awards
 Whether watching on the big screen... full story
Canadian soldiers depart for Operation REASSURANCE in Eastern and Central Europe
 OTTAWA - Media are invited to attend the departure of approximately 125 Canadian Army soldiers from the 3rd Battalion, The Royal Canadian Regiment (3 RCR), who will depart from 8 Wing Trenton, ON, on March 2, 2015 to join soldiers from 3 RCR currently deployed on Operation REASSURANCE. Rick Norlock, Member of Parliament for Northumberland-Quinte West, will be present as the soldiers embark. full story
Harper Government Announces New Measures to Support Canadian Mining
 In a speech to the Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada, Finance Minister Joe Oliver and Natural Resources Minister Greg Rickford today announced the Harper Government's latest action to support the Canadian mining industry. full story
 CFIA Alerts
Food Recall Warning (Salmonella) - Shabros brand Kalonji Whole
 Distribution - National. Recalling firm - Shah Brothers Imports.  full story
Updated Food Recall Warning (Listeria) - Sliced Mortadella products sold at Lady York Foods
 Distribution - Ontario. Recalling firm - Lady York Foods. full story
Food recall warning (Listeria monocytogenes) - Monticello brand Mortadella
 Distribution - Alberta, Ontario, Quebec, Possibly National. Recalling firm - 996660 Ontario Ltd. full story
 CBC Top Stories
Netanyahu's upcoming speech could be 'destructive to the fabric of U.S.-Israeli ties'
  Benjamin Netanyahu

The U.S. and Israel showed signs of seeking to defuse tensions on Sunday ahead of a speech in Washington by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu when he will warn against a possible nuclear deal with Iran.

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Jihadi John's identity reveal may make him less useful to ISIS
  Mohammed Emwazi

Now that the world knows the identity of the masked man who appears to have beheaded several ISIS hostages on camera, Mohammed Emwazi may have become less useful and more of a liability to the cause.

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Montreal-based drama Mommy the darling of Canadian Screen Awards
  Screen Awards 20150301

Montreal-based drama Mommy was the darling of Sunday night’s Canadian Screen Awards, taking home nine trophies including best motion picture. Space channel's Orphan Black dominated the TV categories.

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Speculation over Nemtsov killing turns into blame game
  Boris Nemtsov

The death of Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov, who was killed on a Moscow street on Friday night, is causing speculation over who is behind the seemingly targeted killing.

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February as bitterly cold as it seemed in Quebec, Ontario
  Cold weather shot of person in coat in Toronto on Feb. 15, 2015

Between Ontario and Quebec deep freezes, the Maritime snowpocalypse, and British Columbia's early spring, February was a month of extreme weather.

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Gun in deadly Toronto McDonald's shooting was legal, lawyer says
  Police mark off Danforth McDonald's after shooting

The lawyer for a security guard involved in the fatal shooting of two men at an east-end Toronto McDonald's early Saturday says the gun that fired multiple shots was "lawfully possessed."

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Sierra Leone's VP in self-quarantine after guard dies from Ebola
  Sierra Leone Ebola West Africa

Sierra Leone's vice-president has put himself in quarantine following the death from Ebola of one of his security guards.

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Coke's lower sugar level in Canada may not affect sweetness
  Coca-cola cans

Coca-Cola is cutting the amount of sugar in Coke, reducing calories and maybe improving the bottom line. But that doesn't necessarily mean it will taste less sweet.

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 CBC Business
TFSA tinkering, high fund feeds and inflation: BUSINESS WEEK WRAP
  groceries fruits vegetable inflation retail

From news that high investment fees are robbing you of years of your retirement, to new data suggesting you're going to need every penny you can get your hands on, it was a busy week in business news. Jacqueline Hansen gets you caught up in our weekly video recap.

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Warren Buffett says Berkshire Hathaway has 'right person' as successor
  Buffett Letter

Warren Buffett, the billionaire chief executive of Berkshire Hathaway Inc, told investors on Saturday that the company had found his successor, and the company's vice chairman, Charlie Munger, identified two Berkshire executives as candidates.

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BlackBerry deepens Samsung partnership in attempt to attract business customers
  BlackBerry Event 20140924

BlackBerry Ltd. is bulking up its security partnership with Samsung Electronics in an effort to attract more business customers.

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China's central bank cuts interest rates as slowdown deepens
  China Interest Rates

China's central bank cut interest rates for the second time in three months Saturday, another sign the country's leaders are worried the economic slowdown is deepening too sharply.

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The McDonald's slump: Are golden days of golden arches over?
  McDonald's logo

McDonald’s has been making headlines lately, but for all the wrong reasons, sparking speculation that the golden years of the golden arches are over.

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Attempt by brands to capitalize on #TheDress met by mockery, derision
  The Dress Brands

Nobody was expecting an image of a dress from Tumblr to go viral last night (especially after the internet had already blessed us with a high-speed llama chase,) but brands were at the ready to jump on Twitter and promote their products using #TheDress either way.

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