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Nobel-winning mathematician John Nash, wife, portrayed in 'A Beautiful Mind,' killed in crash

Sun, 05/24/2015 - 13:47

John Forbes Nash Jr., a mathematical genius whose struggle with schizophrenia was chronicled in the 2001 movie "A Beautiful Mind," has died along with his wife in a car crash on the New Jersey Turnpike. Nash and Alicia Nash, 82, of Princeton Township, were killed in a taxi crash Saturday, state police said. Known as brilliant and eccentric, Nash was associated with Princeton University for many years, most recently serving as a senior research mathematician.


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Six unusual complaints filed against telecom companies to the CRTC

Sun, 05/24/2015 - 13:47

Consumers lodged hundreds of complaints against telecom companies between January and August of 2013. Bell said it investigates and tries to resolve all service complaints. It said it can't look into how a specific complaint was handled without identifying information, which was redacted by the CRTC.


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Ottawa Race Weekend 2015 event results, highlights

Sun, 05/24/2015 - 13:46
A record-breaking 49,500 Ottawa Race Weekend participants raised a record-breaking $800,000 and counting for charity in 2015, organizers say.
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Complaints obtained from CRTC illustrate Canadians' telecom gripes

Sun, 05/24/2015 - 13:46
The Canadian Press requested the documents via Access to Information legislation in September 2013 but did not receive them until March of this year. One complainant alleges Bell wouldn't stop harassing him about his deceased wife's account, even though he had paid it off. Bell said it works to resolve all complaints but it can't comment on what happened in this case because it would need to know the identity of the complainant, which was redacted by the CRTC.
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Notre-Dame Street stores vandalized in St-Henri

Sun, 05/24/2015 - 13:23

Police are reviewing surveillance videos after businesses on Notre-Dame Street in Montreal's St-Henri neighbourhood were vandalized early this morning. This isn't the first time businesses on Notre-Dame have been vandalized.


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Police investigating after shots fired near St. Lawrence Market

Sun, 05/24/2015 - 13:05
Police are investigating after an alleged shooting near St. Lawrence Market overnight. 
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Japan-Canada trade talks stalled with no meetings in sight

Sun, 05/24/2015 - 13:05

Trade talks have stalled between Canada and Japan — one of the Harper government's priority countries for a breakthrough — because the Asian country has lost interest.


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