Estrada baffles Orioles, Blue Jays tighten grip on division lead

By The Canadian Press Estrada-Marco-08292016

Josh Donaldson hit his fourth homer in two days and Jose Bautista also went deep in support of ...Read the news

Source:: CBC – Sports

Tourism grants to boost economy announced for Churchill, Manitoba

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By Staff - The Canadian Press
Trade Minister Cliff Cullen also announced increased funding totalling $3.1 million that will allow Travel Manitoba to expand marketing campaigns. ...Read the news

Source:: Metronews – Winnipeg

Marco Estrada bounces back as Blue Jays defeat Orioles

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By Brendan Kennedy - Sports reporter
Estrada goes seven strong, while Josh Donaldson and Jose Bautista both homer in Jays' 5-1 victory. ...Read the news

Source:: The Star – All Sports stories

Aboriginal headdresses distributed on 1st day of school rile Montreal mothers

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By Evelyn Kwong - Staff Reporter
School board spokeswoman Gina Guillemette says the headdress — fashioned from cardboard and coloured feathers — was handed out to students at the school as part of a focus on teaching about native communities in Quebec. ...Read the news

Source:: The Star – All News stories

Canada’s Raonic, Pospisil win openers at U.S. Open

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By Howard Fendrich - The Associated Press
Eugenie Bouchard plays her first-round singles match on Tuesday against Katerina Siniakova. ...Read the news

Source:: The Star – All Sports stories

'We are losing customers' business owner says of St. Mary's Road construction

By Courtney Rutherford

A local business owner says construction along St. Mary's Road is having a negative impact on daily sales.

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Source:: Global News – Manitoba

100-year-old runner from India inspires at Americas Masters Games in Vancouver

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By The Canadian Press

It took 100-year-old Indian runner Man Kaur almost a minute and a half to complete the 100-metre race, but she never broke her stride.

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Source:: CBC – Sports

The Sturgeon Whisperer hooks 600-lb. ‘dinosaur’ in Fraser River

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By Verity Stevenson - Staff Reporter
Nick McCabe, a 19-year-old fishing guide in Lillooet, B.C., hooked the 10-foot, 600-lb. white sturgeon — known for distinct flattened and pinkish nose said to be caused by an injury years ago. ...Read the news

Source:: The Star – All News stories

Chinese TV star accuses Canada's tourism agency of censoring him

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By John Paul Tasker

A Chinese television star is accusing the Crown corporation that promotes Canadian tourism abroad of censorship for its opposition to an episode of his program that puts a spotlight on the rights of Canada's Aboriginal people.

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Source:: CBC – Politics