Next week, locked-out workers of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation will use the Internet to compete against their employer. They are even setting up office and studio space in Toronto.
The site will have a national daily newscast available via podcast or download,...
The Canadian Conference of the Arts has joined together with a number
of high profile arts service organizations and arts advocacy groups from across
Canada to form a national coalition called the Canadian Arts Coalition. This
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No, I'm not talking about the CBC's labor troubles. This is about the content:
TORONTO (CP) - Not too long ago, it was the word that provoked horrified parents to wash their children's mouths out with soap.
But the vulgarity that falls somewhere between...
TORONTO (CP) - Viewers and listeners across the country tuned in to unfamiliar faces and voices on the airwaves Monday morning after the CBC locked out 5,500 of its workers.
Negotiators for the broadcaster and...
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Last Updated Mon, 08 Aug 2005 18:42:19 EDTMusic lovers who paid extra for their iPods because of a levy will soon be able to get their money back, Apple Canada announced Monday.
"Apple is pleased that the Supreme Court of Canada let stand a lower court ruling that...
ALEXANDRIA BAY, N.Y. -- Security officials gathered Monday at a Canadian border crossing to mark the first test of a radio frequency identification system to be used by foreign visitors.
If successful, radio...
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Jean called 'inspired choice' for governor general
Last Updated Wed, 03 Aug 2005 23:17:13 EDT
Michaelle Jean will be Canada's next governor general. The official announcement will be made by Prime Minister Paul Martin at 11 a.m. ET on Thursday."It's obviously a...
'Black box' data can't be retrieved in Canada
Country lacks proper technology
Investigators suffered a setback yesterday when Transportation Safety Board officials learned Canada does not own the technology needed to download crucial information from two flight recorders...
I had a horrible experience the other night. It was
brief but it knocked me on my butt for a second. We were at my
engagement dinner (that's right, I'm getting married to a wonderful
woman next Spring). One of our guests looked at me and said, "You know,
I just don’t...
Montreal - The absence of key predators like wolves has substantially disturbed the ecological balance of Canada's vast forests, leading to a decrease in the numbers of certain trees, birds and even beavers,...
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Canada and Denmark using Google as Battleground
Filed under: News, Technology, Law, Politics: Christophe @ 12:31 pm
TedRiot writes "Canada and Denmark are fighting over Hans Island using Google as battleground. A quick search of "Hans island" revealed a paid...
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DUBLIN, Ohio - Wendy's International Inc. said on Friday that it plans to sell a portion of its Tim Hortons business, weeks after a major shareholder sent a letter urging a spinoff of the profitable doughnut and...
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Nine 'women clerics' defy Vatican
The ceremony took place on a boat on the St Lawrence River
Nine Roman Catholic women have been unofficially ordained as priests and deacons in North America, risking excommunication by the Vatican.
The ceremony took place...
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After reported sighting of sasquatch, hair found
Jul. 21, 2005 04:10 PM
WHITEHORSE - A University of Alberta scientist is offering to run a DNA test on what some believe is a sample of sasquatch hair found in the Yukon.
The sample is heading to Edmonton...
OTTAWA (CP) - Gov. Gen. Adrienne Clarkson was unexpectedly admitted to a Toronto hospital with heart problems Friday and scheduled to undergo surgery. She was to have a pacemaker implanted over the weekend after doctors noticed an abnormality during a routine checkup....