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National Guard troops sent to site of slow but relentless lava flow toward Hawaii homes, road

National News - 49 min 15 sec ago

PAHOA, Hawaii - The National Guard is deploying troops to a rural Hawaii town as lava makes a slow crawl toward a major road and threatens to further isolate the community that got its start during the lumber- and sugar-plantation heyday.

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Police: Man wanted in US barracks ambush that killed 1 police officer, injured 1 is held

National News - 51 min 21 sec ago
DUNMORE, Pa. - Police ended a seven-week manhunt by capturing known as a survivalist and expert marksman who was accused of ambushing two troopers, leaving one dead and seriously injuring the other.
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CBC offers counselling to employees, Ghomeshi vows to fight accusations

National News - 1 hour 8 min ago

Jian Ghomeshi thanked his supporters Thursday and vowed to meet the allegations against him head-on, a pledge that came as a "Trailer Park Boy" actor became the first to go on the record with accusations the ousted CBC-Radio personality engaged in abusive behaviour.

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Video of dishevelled man playing street piano gets nearly two million hits

National News - 1 hour 11 min ago
EDMONTON - All she knows is that his name is Ryan and he plays the piano like an angel.
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Electricity project linking Quebec and New York clears hurdle

National News - 1 hour 14 min ago
By Mike De Souza OTTAWA (Reuters) - A major electricity transmission project linking the Canadian province of Quebec with New York City has cleared a significant hurdle, opening the door to construction within a year, the executive behind the proposal said on Thursday. Don Jessome, chief executive officer of Albany-based Transmission Developers Inc., said a U.S. ...
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