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<b>CANADA:</b> Experts say cause of Halifax fire that killed seven children can't be identified

CANADA: Experts say cause of Halifax fire that killed seven children can't be identified

The update was provided this afternoon by fire chief Ken Stuebing more than six months after the fire took place
<b>CANADA:</b> Student groups launch nationwide get-out-the-vote push ahead of federal election

CANADA: Student groups launch nationwide get-out-the-vote push ahead of federal election

The message of this campaign is that the millennial generation can have significant sway in the outcome of the election
<b>CANADA:</b> What role will feminism play in this year's federal election campaigns?

CANADA: What role will feminism play in this year's federal election campaigns?

Many women's advocacy groups are hoping to place gender issues more squarely on the agenda
<b>CANADA:</b> NDP sees exodus of former N.B. provincial candidates as they move to support federal Greens

CANADA: NDP sees exodus of former N.B. provincial candidates as they move to support federal Greens

The mass defection comes after a failure by the NDP to nominate any federal candidates in New Brunswick or P.E.I as of Thursday
<b>CANADA:</b> Woman fatally mauled by bear in northwestern Ontario

CANADA: Woman fatally mauled by bear in northwestern Ontario

Victim didn't return after going to check on her dogs
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Educational workers hold strike vote as students head back to school

ONTARIO: Educational workers hold strike vote as students head back to school

Contracts for teachers and education workers expired on Aug. 31, and bargaining for new deals is still in its early stages
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> How an algorithm can help us detect 'fake news'

BEYOND LOCAL: How an algorithm can help us detect 'fake news'

In an attempt to address the growing problem of fake news online, an algorithm that identifies patterns in language may help distinguish between factual and inaccurate news articles
<b>CANADA:</b> Former PM Kim Campbell ‘rooting’ for hurricane to hit Trump’s Mar-a-Lago

CANADA: Former PM Kim Campbell ‘rooting’ for hurricane to hit Trump’s Mar-a-Lago

She made her controversial remark on Twitter
<b>CANADA:</b> Infant remains stuffed in cardboard box, Niagara funeral company loses licence

CANADA: Infant remains stuffed in cardboard box, Niagara funeral company loses licence

Crematorium staff were 'shocked' at the manner in which the remains were delivered
<b>CANADA:</b> Hard-working immigrant wins $60M lottery, doesn't tell anyone for 10 months

CANADA: Hard-working immigrant wins $60M lottery, doesn't tell anyone for 10 months

He did tell his wife. Then he considered his options and put a lot of thought into what he would do with the money