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Canadians In Spain Urged To Avoid Las Ramblas-Barcelona

Ottawa is urging Canadians in Spain to avoid the Las Ramblas area of Barcelona, after a van plowed through a crowd in the popular tourist district. Global Affairs says Canadians in the city should monitor local media and follow the

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Terror Attack in Barcelona

Police in Barcelona, Spain are calling a van attack on pedestrians an act of terror. Local media report up to 13 people are dead in the popular Las Ramblas district after a van jumped the sidewalk and plowed into a

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Malala Will Study At Oxford

Nobel peace laureate Malala Yousafzai now has a place at the University of Oxford. The 20-year-old education activist tweeted her acceptance to the school, saying she was excited to win a spot to study philosophy, politics and economics at Lady

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Former Sens GM Bryan Murray “Celebration Of Life” To Be Held At CTC

Former Ottawa Senators coach and general manager Bryan Murray will be remembered next week at a public ceremony at Canadian Tire Centre. Murray died Saturday at the age of 74 after a three-year long fight with colon cancer. The celebration

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Prime Minster Trudeau, On Front Cover Of Rolling Stone

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau graces the cover of the latest issue of Rolling Stone magazine accompanied by a provocative headline: “Why Can’t He Be Our President?” Trudeau is pictured with his shirtsleeves rolled up leaning against a table in the

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Champions To Honour Jim Durrell

The Ottawa Champions will pay tribute to one of the founding members of baseball in the nation’s capital when they honour former Mayor Jim Durrell prior to the 2017 Can-Am League/American Association All-Star Game later this month. Durrell will be

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Pageau Signs New Contract With Sens

The Ottawa Senators have avoided going to arbitration with centre Jean-Gabriel Pageau. The Senators centre, who had a standout performance in the playoffs, agreed to a three-year, $9.1 million contract today. Photo source:  fr.wikipedia.org

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Fire In Old Ottawa East

An 88-year-old woman was able to escape and call 911 from a neighbour’s home after smelling smoke from a fire that broke out at her Old Ottawa East home late this morning. At least three people were displaced in the

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Julie Payette To Be Named Next Governor General

The CBC is reporting former astronaut Julie Payette will be the Queen’s new representative in Canada. The 53-year-old Montrealer, who speaks six languages, will be named the 29th governor general tomorrow Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will make the announcement. Payette,

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Polar Bears Arriving From The Arctic To Enjoy Activities And Sights This Week

Eight larger-than-life polar bears will be turning heads today and tomorrow here in Ottawa. Similar to last summer when a T-Rex pack was roaming Sparks Street and the ByWard Market, now a group of friendly polar bears will be riding double-decker buses

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National Arts Centre Grand Opening Canada Day

Prince Charles and Governor General David Johnston will take part in the grand opening ceremony of the National Arts Centre’s spectacular new atrium on Canada Day. The event will mark the end of phase one of the $110.5 million NAC

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Sears Closing Several Stores Locally

Sears Canada plans to close dozens of locations and eliminate 2,900 jobs across the country as part of a court-supervised restructuring process. They include the Sears stores in Hull and Brockville, the outlet in Cornwall, and the Sears Home store

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Langevin Block Renamed

The federal government is renaming the Langevin Block building, which sits across from Parliament Hill, out of respect for Indigenous Peoples. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says keeping the name of Sir Hector-Louis Langevin _ someone associated with the residential school

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OC Transpo Employees Honoured

The city today recognized the actions of OC Transpo employees who in the last year helped residents in their moments of need. 16 OC Transpo employees were honoured today for their actions during 2016 as part of the City’s 27th

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Neil And Senators Part Ways

It’s the end of an era. Chris Neil will not be suiting up for the Ottawa Senators next season. In a move that isn’t a surprise, the Senators have informed the 37-year-old rugged right winger he won’t be back next

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